Sony launches movie channel
October 21, 2010
Sony Movie Channel, the first US multi-platform television network from Sony Pictures Television (SPT), has launched on Dish Network, DirecTV and AT&T U-verse TV on linear as well as on authenticated VOD and online platforms. Offering uncut and uninterrupted theatrical releases in high definition, Sony Movie Channel showcases titles from more than 3,500 Sony Pictures films.
Through carriage deals with Dish Network, DirecTV and AT&T U-verse TV, Sony Movie Channel will be available as part of HD programming line-ups to subscribers nationwide. Dish Network will offer Sony Movie Channel in free access for one month to all subscribers beginning. Sony Movie Channel will also be available on DishOnline.com and as VOD content to subscribers of its HD Platinum package.