The Movie Channel is an American premium network that is owned by the Showtime Networks subsidiary of ViacomCBS under its domestic networks unit. The network’s programming mainly features first-run theatrically released and independently produced motion pictures, along with softcore adult erotica, and during promotional breaks between films, special behind-the-scenes features and movie trivia.
Originally operated and sold as a standalone service, at present, The Movie Channel is receivable to pay television subscribers primarily as part of the multiplex tier of parent network Showtime. The channel, along with its parent network Showtime and sister network Flix, are headquartered at Paramount Plaza on the northern end of New York City’s Broadway district.
|Current version year||2006|
|Country||New York, USA|