Prior to this, Sony had introduced Bravia Core, a streaming movie service exclusive to Sony devices such as Bravia TVs and Xperia phones. Now, Sony has announced the expansion of this service to their gaming consoles, PS5 and PS4, along with a rebranding as Sony Picture Core. This service is now available in 23 countries worldwide, although Thailand is not yet included.
Sony Picture Core is a streaming movie service similar to Apple TV, allowing users to purchase and rent over 2,000 movies within the app. Some countries will have exclusive films available for early access, such as those from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and Japan, including the Gran Turismo movie.
For PS5 and PS4 users who subscribe to the Deluxe level of PlayStation Plus, they will have access to over 100 ad-free movies, with regular updates. Some of the movies available to watch include Looper, Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV, Elysium, and Resident Evil Damnation.
TLDR: Sony expands its Bravia Core streaming movie service, now called Sony Picture Core, to include PS5 and PS4 consoles. Users can purchase or rent over 2,000 movies within the app, with some countries offering exclusive early access films. Playstation Plus Deluxe subscribers enjoy over 100 ad-free movies, including popular titles like Looper and Elysium.