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Anna Diop stars in “Nanny.”
Amazon Prime Video
- “Nanny,” winner of the 2022 Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize, hits Prime Video on December 16.
- The horror movie follows a Senegalese immigrant who becomes plagued by terrifying visions while working as a nanny.
- Prime Video costs $9/month on its own, or $15/month as part of a full Amazon Prime membership.
“Nanny” is the latest horror movie from Blumhouse Productions. The psychological thriller starts streaming exclusively on Prime Video starting December 16.
The film follows a Senegalese immigrant named Aisha who is hired to work as a nanny for a wealthy family in New York City. While waiting for the arrival of the son she left back in Senegal, Aisha starts to become wary of her employers and experiences violent visions that disrupt her new life.
Check out the trailer for ‘Nanny’
Anna Diop, best known for starring in the HBO Max series “Titans,” plays the lead. She’s joined by Michelle Monaghan, Sinqua Walls, Morgan Spector, Leslie Uggams, and Rose Decker.
“Nanny” is written and directed by Nikyatu Jusu, and the film serves as her feature-length directorial debut. It is produced by Nikkia Moulterie and Daniela Taplin Lundberg (“Harriet”).
How to watch ‘Nanny’
You can watch “Nanny” at home exclusively on Amazon Prime Video starting December 16. Amazon typically releases new titles at 12 a.m. GMT, which means “Nanny” could actually start streaming as early as 7 p.m. ET on December 15.
Prime Video is available with a full Amazon Prime Membership for $15 a month or $139 a year. If you’re only interested in using the streaming service, you can subscribe to Prime Video on its own for $9 a month.
Students at US colleges and universities can save 50% and pay just $7.49 a month or $69 a year. EBT, Medicaid, and other select government assistance recipients can qualify to receive a discounted Prime membership at $7 a month.
Prime Video is available on most mobile devices, smart TVs, media players, and gaming consoles. You can find a full list of supported devices on Amazon’s website.
Can you watch ‘Nanny’ for free?
You can watch “Nanny” for free if you sign up for an Amazon Prime trial. Amazon Prime currently offers new subscribers one month of free streaming.
As long as you cancel before your first 30 days are up, you can sample the full Prime Video streaming library without committing to a subscription.
Is ‘Nanny’ a horror film?
Yes, “Nanny” is a horror film and is described as a psychological horror thriller. It is the first movie of the genre to win the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.
What is ‘Nanny’ rated and how long is it?
“Nanny” is an R-rated movie and it has a runtime of 97 minutes, or one hour and 37 minutes.
Is ‘Nanny’ worth watching?
“Nanny” is an award-winning film. As of December 15, it holds an “88% Certified Fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 111 reviews. Critics praise the film’s striking visuals and its powerful lead performance.
The movie also won the Grand Jury Prize at the 2022 Sundance Film Festival.