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Owned by Lionsgate, the platform features original productions and films from successful franchises, including Crepsculo, Os Mercenrios, Rambo and The Hunger Games. Check out, in the following article, how Starz Play works and what are the subscription prices in Brazil.
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Starz Play: what and how does it work?
Starz Play is an on-demand streaming platform belonging to the American television channel Starz, which is available in Brazil initially through download from the Google Play Store and App Store. The domain starz of Lionsgate, a film producer known for owning famous franchises like The Hunger Games, John Wick and Crepsculo.
What is the Starz Play catalog?
Starz Play catalog brings original and exclusive series and films Photo: Divulgao / Starz Play
Starz Play brings exclusive content for holding rights to certain franchises, such as Os Mercenrios and Rambo, in addition to the original productions it has in its catalog. Among the original series, Castle Rock, The Act and Pennyworth, by DC Comics, stand out. New movies and series are added every month, and it is possible to view the entire catalog made available by the platform even before subscribing to the Starz Play service, simply by downloading the application.
What is the price of Starz Play?
The platform allows a seven-day free trial for those interested in subscribing to the service. At the end of the trial period, Starz Play has made available a monthly promotional value of R $ 5 in the first three months, while consolidating itself in the national market. After the period, the original rate of R $ 14.90 per month is charged. In addition, the subscription can be canceled at any time.
Starz Play can be downloaded on Android phones and iPhone (iOS) Photo: Clara Fabro / TechTudo
The platform allows access to up to four screens simultaneously, and the operation of the app is very intuitive and similar to that presented by competitors. Starz Play, here in Brazil, can only be downloaded through the Google Play Store or the App Store. In addition, the app allows the download of titles, which are saved on the platform and do not require Internet access, being unlimited and in HD. Starz Play also provides personalized recommendations for titles to watch according to the user's history.
Starz Play arrives in Brazil to compete with other streaming services Photo: Divulgao / Starz Play
Starz Play comes with monthly fees of R $ 14.90, and the attractive features of the streaming platform are its original and exclusive content. However, the series of the American TV channel Starz are still not very well known and are not so successful in Brazil, unlike the original Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
The Amazon streaming platform has bet on series that are adaptations of books, such as The Boys and Good Omens, and the service costs R $ 9.90, in addition to having benefits for those who make purchases through the Amazon website.
Netflix is ??also an internationally consolidated platform and, in Brazil, it is no different. With subscriptions ranging from R $ 21.90 to R $ 45.90, depending on the plan, in addition to having a very wide catalog of films, the service has acclaimed original series, such as Black Mirror, Stranger Things, Orange is The New Black and Narcos.
How to cancel Starz Play?
The cancellation of the streaming can be done at any time and carried out through the own virtual stores where the app was initially downloaded. To cancel your subscription on Android, access the Google Play Store menu, tap "Subscriptions" and select Starz Play. Then, tap "Cancel subscription".
Canceling a subscription on Android Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Now, if the phone is an iPhone (iOS), go to "Settings", tap on its name and then on "iTunes and App Store". Then, tap "Apple ID", "View Apple ID" and "Subscriptions". Select the Starz Play app and tap "Cancel Subscription".
Canceling a subscription on iPhone (iOS) Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
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