Where Are SVOD Content Catalogues Heading?
Deadline Hollywood takes a look at how your favorite video streaming services are spending their content budget. The analysts at Piper Jaffray compared the availability of the top 50 movies and top 75 tv shows for Amazon, Netflix, Hulu and Redbox.
TV: Hulu Plus had 51% of the available hit TV shows in June, up from 44% a year ago. Yet while Netflix had 32%, down 1 percentage point, Amazon increased from 7% to 12%.
Movies: Netflix had 12% of the available hits this year, down from 14%. But Amazon dropped from 12% to 6%. Redbox Instant also lost ground, falling to 7% from 10%.
Netflix especially is looking to spend more on original content in the future.