The entire James Bond collection is coming to Prime Video, it was confirmed today (April 7).
On April 15, 007’s lineup of films, from 1967’s Dr. No through 2021’s No Time To Die (opens in a new tab)will be able to stream on Prime Video (opens in a new tab) in the UK only.
Reports had previously suggested the films would be available to stream in all territories where Prime Video was available, however, a Prime Video representative has now confirmed to TechRadar that the films will only be available in the UK.
Although a number of James Bond films have appeared on streaming services for a short time in the past (Specter was once available to watch on Netflix (opens in a new tab) and Hulu (opens in a new tab) for example), this will mark the first time the entire selection will be made available to stream in one go.
All 25 main Bond films are coming to Prime Video, but the collection won’t include the 1967 version of Casino Royale or Never Say Never Again. Neither film was produced by EON Productions and therefore is not officially part of the James Bond canon.
Is Bond here to stay on Prime Video?
Unfortunately, it is not. The collection will be available to stream for two months on Prime Video, while No Time To Die will remain on the platform for 12 months.
So if you’re looking to watch them all, you better come prepared. Luckily, TechRadar’s guide to helping you watch the James Bond movies in order (opens in a new tab) is the perfect resource.
The full list of James Bond films available to stream on Prime Video from April 15 is as follows:
- Dr. No
- From Russia with love
- The golden finger
- thunder ball
- you only live twice
- On Her Majesty’s Secret Service
- Diamonds are forever
- Live and Let Die
- The man with the golden gun
- The Spy Who Loved Me
- Just for your eyes
- A view to kill
- Living daylights
- License to kill
- golden eye
- tomorrow never dies
- The world is not enough
- die another day
- Casino Royale
- Quantum of Comfort
- celestial fall
- no time to die
Why are movies coming to Prime Video?
Simple. Amazon acquired MGM, (opens in a new tab) the studio behind franchise likes Rocky, Legally Blonde and Ben-Hur, in March this year for $8.5 billion.
MGM co-owns the James Bond film rights with Danjaq LLC, a holding company of film studio EON Productions. With that in mind, it seemed like a matter of time before they ended up on Prime Video, although it’s interesting that they were only coming for a short time, rather than sticking around the platform like we did. have seen with Star Wars (opens in a new tab)catalog return to Disney Plus.