Netflix Acquires Streaming Rights to Sony Pictures Movies Starting 2022


Netflix will officially be the first platform to stream all Sony Pictures films after the two signed an exclusive licensing deal. According to reports, the agreement will give Netflix the first-pay-window rights to Sony’s titles.

After they have received both theatrical and home entertainment releases, which is roughly an 18-month window. The five-year deal is set to start with Sony’s 2022 slate that includes highly-anticipated films like the sequel to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Venom, Morbius.

Netflix film head Scott Stuber said, This deal not only allows us to bring Sony’s impressive slate of beloved film franchises and new IP to Netflix in the U.S., but it also establishes a new source of first-run films for Netflix movie lovers worldwide.