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Starz: Everything You Need to Know

Learn everything we know about Starz including content, price, release date, and more.

What is Starz?

Lionsgate owns Starz, a premium cable and satellite television network. It also has a typical on-demand subscription channel and, as of 2016, an all-inclusive streaming app in addition to a 24-hour channel. All of Starz’s material is available to both channel subscribers and streaming-only users.

What does Starz include?

Starz has a good selection of TV episodes and movies, and while you might think of Starz as a single channel, it actually encompasses numerous channels, including Starz Edge, Starz in Black, Starz Comedy, Starz Cinema, Starz Kids & Family, Starz Encore, and Starz Encore Action.

How much does Starz cost?

Starz is available for only $8.99 a month. Be one of the first to stream Starz!

Where can I sign up for Starz?

You can sign up for Starz here.

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What kind of content does Starz have?

It has a large selection of Starz on-demand movies and classic TV series in its library. Original shows are also available on the service, featuring plenty of action, drama, crime, comedy, and science fiction.

Is there a Starz app?

The Starz App, created to provide the ultimate fan experience, allows you to download entire movies and series and watch them offline, whenever and anywhere you want. At an incredible price, that’s excellent entertainment you can carry with you.

How can I get a discount on Starz?

Offer valid till November 30th. With a 7-day trial, you can watch all the hits for free, and if you sign up for a quarterly subscription, you can enjoy 3 months of Starz for $8/mo.

Should I subscribe to Starz?

Overall, the $8.99 per month Starz streaming membership is well worth it, and will be for many years to come.

What shows or movies are available on Starz?

This will make the Starz streaming price worth it alone!) The library will include the following movies, which you can purchase before the network launches:

Caged
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Edi Gathegi, Melora Hardin, Angela Sarafyan (Actors)
  • Aaron Fjellman (Director) - Aaron Fjellman (Writer) - Aaron Fjellman (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

Caged

The House Next Door: Meet The Blacks 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Mike Epps, Katt Williams, Snoop Dogg (Actors)
  • Deon Taylor (Director) - Corey Harrell (Writer) - Roxanne Avent Taylor (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

The House Next Door: Meet The Blacks 2 Online

Spiral: From The Book Of Saw
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Chris Rock, Max Minghella, Samuel L. Jackson (Actors)
  • Darren Lynn Bousman (Director) - Peter Block (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

Spiral

Bad Boys For Life
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Vanessa Hudgens (Actors)
  • Adil & Bilall (Director) - Will Smith (Producer)
  • (Playback Language)
  • Audience Rating: R (Restricted)

Bad Boys For Life

Biggie: The Life Of Notorious B.I.G.
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Voletta Wallace, Cheo Hodari Coker, Lil' Cease (Actors)
  • Mark Ford (Director) - Mark Ford (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

Biggie: The Life Of Notorious B.I.G.

A Crime On The Bayou
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Gary Duncan, Richard Sobol, Lolis Eric Eli (Actors)
  • Nancy Buirski (Director) - Nancy Buirski (Writer) - Nancy Buirski (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

A Crime On The Bayou

The Birthday Cake
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Shiloh Fernandez, Val Kilmer, Ewan McGregor (Actors)
  • Jimmy Giannopoulos (Director) - Diomedes Raul Bermudez (Writer) - Heliya Alam (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

The Birthday Cake

School's Out Forever
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Oscar Kennedy, Sebastian Croft, Alex MacQueen (Actors)
  • Oliver Milburn (Director) - Oliver Milburn (Writer) - Emma Biggins (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

School’s Out Forever

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Is Starz worth it?

Starz offers thousands of TV program episodes and movies for a reasonable price — more than 7,500 to be exact.

It also has award-winning series and movies to go along with its exciting original material. If you’re looking to expand your streaming library with a fresh assortment of films, Starz is a wonderful place to start.

Is Starz free with Amazon Prime?

The Starz movie/TV channel is not free on Amazon Prime, but it is available through the platform, so you can take advantage of a seven-day free trial before signing up for an $8.99/month Starz subscription.

Don’t worry if you don’t already have an  Amazon Prime membership. Get a free 30-day trial here.


You can also stream many of these classics on Amazon Prime. Amazon Prime membership? Great! You already have access to these.

Amazon Prime Benefits

Your membership includes:

  • Prime Video: Watch thousands of movies and TV shows on all your favorite devices.
  • Prime Music: Over 2 million songs included with Prime, ad-free and on-demand.
  • Prime Delivery: Fast, FREE and convenient ways to get millions of items, how you want it.
  • Prime Wardrobe. Try before you buy on eligible items across apparel and shoes.

How do I get Starz for free?

What Is the Easiest Way to Get a Free Starz Trial?
  1. Sign up online or download the app.
  2. Initiate your 7-day free trial by using your Google Play, Apple, or Roku ID.
  3. Create your Starz account.
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