Here's what Brad Beale, Director of Digital Video Content Acquisition for Amazon had to say in a statement.
Today's announcement includes four theatrical releases: Harmony Korine's Spring Breakers, starring James Franco, Vanessa Hudgens and Selena Gomez; Ginger & Rosa, directed by Sally Potter, starring Elle Fanning and Annette Bening; The Bling Ring, directed by Oscar Award winner Sofia Coppola, starring Emma Watson; and James Ponsoldt's The Spectacular Now, starring Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller. The deal will also include A24's upcoming releases like Jonathan Glazer's Under the Skin, starring Scarlett Johansson; and The Rover directed by David Michôd, starring Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson.
Here's what A24's Matthew Bires had to say in a statement.
Prime Instant Video, which includes tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes, is the exclusive online-only subscription home for PBS series Downton Abbey, the CBS summer blockbuster series Under the Dome, with each episode added just four days after initial broadcast, and other hit TV series including Justified, Falling Skies, Grimm, Suits and Covert Affairs. Prime Instant Video also offers an exclusive collection of kids shows from Nick Jr. that customers won't find on any other online-only subscription service, including favorites like Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego! Go!, Blue's Clues, and The Backyardigans. Debuting in November, Amazon's first original series Alpha House and Betas can be found exclusively on Prime Instant Video as well.
Spring Breakers was released March 22nd, 2013 and stars James Franco, Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Benson, Rachel Korine, Gucci Mane, Heather Morris, Ashley Lendzion. The film is directed by Harmony Korine.