Rakuten TV To Showcase a Bevy of BAFTA & Oscar Nominated Blockbusters This February

Rakuten TV will be releasing new content every Monday throughout the month of February, which will include BAFTA contenders and Golden Globe nominees.

Movie buffs will be given the chance to make their own minds up about Loving Vincent, the BAFTA & Oscar nominated and ‘beautifully textured’ (The Telegraph) homage to Van Gogh from 5th February. Armando Iannucci’s political satire, The Death of Stalin, which enjoyed great success at this year’s BIFAs and is set for further success at the BAFTAs can be found on Rakuten TV on 19th February. Triple BAFTA nominated and Golden Globe contender Call Me By Your Name will complement Rakuten TVs critically acclaimed offerings this month. Catch EE Rising Star nominee Timothée Chalamet, whose performance as Elio has been commended as ‘remarkable’ and ‘outstanding’ (The Guardian). Call Me By Your Name will be released onto the platform on Monday 26th February.

Become a judge from the comfort of your own home, and discover a wealth of critically acclaimed titles already on Rakuten TV. Check out recent Oscar & BAFTA nominees Dunkirk, Get Out, Logan, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver, War For The Planet Of The Apes, Beauty And The Beast and Victoria & Abdul. From 12th February, Rakuten TVs Award Winners Promotion will see previous winners such as The Social Network, Whiplash and Jerry Maguire reduced to as little as £3.99.

Family friendly additions such as My Little Pony will be available from 12th February as well as the heartwarming Goodbye Christopher Robin and the ‘outrageously fun’ (Empire) Thor: Ragnarok on the 19th. February releases will also satisfy thrill seekers and horror fans with The Snowman, Happy Death Day, The Ritual and Flatliners, which will be available in 4K from 5th.

To coincide with theatrical release of Lies we Tell, Rakuten TV will also have this available on 2nd February.

All of these titles will be available through Rakuten TV on Smart TVs, tablets, PCs and consoles in the best audiovisual quality. Their endeavors to always provide films in the highest quality makes Rakuten TV ‘Your Cinema At Home’.


2nd February
Lies We Tell

5th February
The Snowman
The Ritual
Loving Vincent
Flatliners – available in 4K

12th February
Happy Death Day
Goodbye Christopher Robin
My Little Pony

19th February
Thor: Ragnarok
The Death of Stalin
Wilde Wedding

26th February
Murder on the Orient Express
Call Me By Your Name

Rakuten TV – “Your cinema at home” – is one of the leading Video-On-Demand platforms in Europe providing the latest movie releases with the latest technology in a true cinematic experience available on Smart TVs. Rakuten TV is currently distributed in 12 countries and it is part of the Internet and e-commerce Japanese giant Rakuten, now sponsor of FC Barcelona and The Golden State Warriors.



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