Netflix, Inc. is an American provider of on-demand televised and cinematic content. In January 2019, Netflix became the first tech company to join the Motion Picture Association of America, officially becoming a film studio.
History[edit | edit source]
Relationship with Lucasfilm[edit | edit source]
On March 7, 2014—as part of a deal with The Walt Disney Company to become the exclusive American subscription service for Lucasfilm Ltd.–produced content beginning in 2016—Netflix made available the 2008 Star Wars: The Clone Wars film, as well as all 121 episodes of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars television series, including the previously unreleased sixth season. The latter were exclusive to Netflix until they were released on DVD and Blu-ray on November 11, 2014. The Clone Wars; both movie and show, left Netflix on April 7, 2019.
Starting in 2016 and ending in 2020, Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Episode VIII: The Last Jedi and Solo: A Star Wars Story appeared on the service for a time, usually around two years. They were all later removed and added to Disney+.