MGM Channel (Europe)

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MGM Channel
Europe
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Owned by AMC Networks International Zone
Picture format 4:3/16:9 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
16:9 576i (Video-on-demand)
Country Netherlands
Broadcast area Belgium
Eastern Europe
Israel
Netherlands
Poland
Portugal
Serbia
Spain
Turkey
Website MGM Netherlands
Canal MGM Spain
Availability
Satellite
Digitürk Turkey Channel 8
UPC Direct Hungary Channel 71
Cable
UPC Netherlands Channel 120
Ziggo Netherlands Channel 115
CAIW Netherlands Channel 29
Kabelmedia Brabant Gelderland Netherlands Channel 112
UNET Netherlands Channel 150
CAI Harderwijk Netherlands Channel 112
Telenet Belgium Channel 562
Numericable Belgium Channel 213
ONO Spain Channel 23
IPTV
Belgacom Belgium Channel 194
Streaming media
UPC Horizon Watch live (Netherlands only)

MGM Channel, sometimes called just MGM and in Spain Canal MGM, is a European 24-hour film channel that was launched by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios in 1999. The channel airs movies from MGM's library comprising approximately 4,000 titles, including West Side Story, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Madhouse, The Manchurian Candidate, 12 Angry Men, amongst many others.[1] The main language is in English and the films are locally subtitled or dubbed. Some cable operators also offer MGM video on demand.[2] The European version is operated by AMC Networks International Zone and fully owned by AMC Networks. Only the German version of the MGM Channel is still owned by MGM.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Unknown (2012). "MGM Channel - Netherlands". MGM Channel.  (Dutch)
  2. ^ Unknown (2011). "MGM Channel". UPC Nederland.  (Dutch)
  3. ^ Julian Clover (2 August 2012). "Chellomedia acquires MGM Networks". Broadband TV News. 

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