Although that we got Music in germany for a few weeks now, we can't buy movies, we can only rent them (and the price is somteimes pretty high for that). And we have books, but no newspapers or comics. And no TV series.
This are several things that are working with other providers. Well now you can say that other providers are there now for years and Google is still pretty new, which is true.
But no matter what, if you're not from the US, you always feel like a second or third class customer if you the postings like this.