Amazon acquired IMDb in the late 1990s. IMDb was one of Amazon’s first acquisitions. It was acquired for $55 million in 1998. Now IMDb is one of the many companies owned by Amazon as it continues its aggressive acquisition strategy over the years. Indeed, some of Amazon’s subsidiaries also comprise Audible, Zappos, Whole Foods, Twitch, and many others.
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