Archive for April, 2011

Good Movies on TCM, Turner Classic Movies

Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 4:19 pm

Good Movies on TCM, Turner Classic Movies If you’re a fan of older movies, there’s no better destination that Turner Classic Movies. With no commercials and a wide range of programming options, it has continued to grow in popularity since its debut in 1994. They’ve even started an annual TCM film festival in Hollywood, dedicated [...]

Good Movies on HBO

Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 9:02 am

Good Movies on HBO When it comes to premium cable movie services in the United States, HBO is the benchmark of quality. Not only do they show first-run films, but they also offer a wide array of award-winning original programming. Sure, Encore may be the leader when it comes to the overall number of subscribers, [...]

Good Movies on Cinemax

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 6:16 pm

Good Movies on Cinemax While they’ve long been known for showing erotic films late at night (hence the nickname “Skinemax”), Cinemax has also been providing quality first-run motion pictures since their cable debut in 1980. With over 12 million subscribers in the United States, they’re one of the most important players on the premium cable [...]

Good Movies on Encore

Monday, April 25, 2011 at 12:10 pm

Good Movies on Encore Owned by the same folks who bring you Starz, Encore made its debut in 1991 by showing 9 to 5, the comedy classic starring Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dolly Parton. While they initially focused on films from the ‘60s through the ‘80s, they have since adopted a policy of showing [...]

Good Movies on AMC

Friday, April 22, 2011 at 4:48 pm

Good Movies on AMC If you have cable television, there’s a strong chance that you’ve seen AMC. They’ve been around since 1984, and they feature a solid line-up of feature films each and every month. AMC is also known for their original programming, turning out such award-winning shows as Mad Men, Breaking Bad, The Walking [...]

Good Movies on Epix

Friday, April 22, 2011 at 3:19 pm

Good Movies on Epix Launched in 2009. Epix is a premium television service that’s a joint venture between MGM, Lionsgate, and Viacom. While they do show recent movies, Epix is also known for treating viewers to numerous works from the ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s. So no matter what era you grew up in, there’s a [...]

Good Movies on Starz

Friday, April 22, 2011 at 1:37 pm

Good Movies on Starz The Starz movie channel debuted on February 1st, 1994, and they now boast over 18 million subscribers. With the cable rights to films from Walt Disney Studios, Sony, and more, Starz has established itself as one of the most respected places to watch first-run movies and beloved classics. They used to have [...]