|Launched||February 1, 2006|
|Closed||May 2, 2012|
|Owned by||Sony Pictures Television|
~0.0% (+1) (November 2012, BARB)
|Formerly called||ACTIONMAX (October 9, 2006)|
|Timeshift service||Movies4Men 2 +1|
(at time of closure)
Channel 307 (+1)
Channel 326 (+1)
|Eutelsat 28A||11223V 27500 2/3
11259V 27500 2/3 (+1)
|Smallworld Cable||Channel 326|
|TVCatchup||Watch live (UK only)
Watch live (+1) (UK only)
Movies4Men 2 was a satellite television film channel in the United Kingdom and Ireland, available as a free-to-air service on Freesat, Sky and as in the basic package on Smallworld Cable. Prior to October 9, 2006, Movies4Men 2 was previously known as ACTIONMAX. Between November 2011 and January 2012, Movies4Men 2 and Movies4Men 2 +1 were also available on Freeview in Manchester.
Different from Movies4Men; the channel was aimed at the young to middle aged male viewer, focusing mainly on action and thriller film genres. As of September 2008, the channels transmuted films in 16:9 widescreen where available. Movies4Men 2 +1 launched on Sky 326 on Monday October 27, 2008.
The channel closed on May 2, 2012 ahead of the launch of Sony Movie Channel and Sony Movie Channel +1 the following day.
Examples of films seen on Movies4Movies 2
- Exit the Dragon, Enter the Tiger
- Eye of the Tiger
- Shadow Boxing
- Snake in the Monkey's Shadow
- The Thing from Another World
- Tourist Trap[disambiguation needed]