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New Star Wars movie coming to Netflix in Canada only

Media | 10/26/2015 5:43 pm EDT

Canadian Netflix Inc. subscribers will be the only ones able to stream Walt Disney Co.'s Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2016. A Netflix representative confirmed in a phone call that the seventh installment, and latest release, in the movie franchise is slated to be available on Netflix eight months after the movie is out of movie theatres in Canada, the only jursdiction where it will be available on the streaming service.   In the U.S., premium cable and satellite TV network Starz Inc. will have rights to the movie broadcast the movie, the representative confirmed....