Amazon Is Getting Into Moviemaking
Amazon Studios announced Monday that it's getting into the movie business. In 2015 alone, the company plans to get behind 12 original movies.By Lauren Zima | January 19, 2015
Amazon will start making movies this year.
The studio behind the series "Transparent" snagged a few Golden Globes earlier this month, and that momentum seems to be helping propel the studio into films. On Monday, Amazon Studios announced it will start producing and acquiring original movies for both theatrical release and distribution on Amazon Prime Instant Video. So it will start producing and distributing movies this year.