|Launched||26 June 2006|
|Owned by||Universal Networks International (NBCUniversal)|
0.04% (+) (September 2015 , BARB)
|Sister channel(s)||Movies 24 + (Formerly More 24)|
(UK & Ireland)
Channel 328 (+)
Channel 420 (+)
Channel 330 (+)
Movies 24 is a UK television channel owned and operated by NBCUniversal. It was launched on 26 June 2008 and available in England, Movies 24 airs made-for-TV movies. On 7 September 2015, it refreshed its brand identity to align itself with the feel-good movie content it airs all-day, every day. From Summer Weddings to Winter Warmers, Movies 24 offers daily feel-good content, all-year round, inviting viewers to a place where ‘Life is as it should be’. The channel celebrates family and friendship and aims to strip away the complexities and stresses of viewers’ lives and refocus on the important things life.
From 2009, Movies 24 has rebranded as Christmas 24 between November and January, offering viewers movies that remind people that Christmas is a time of wonder, magic, family, love and togetherness.
Movies 24 is available on the following channels:
Sky - Channel 327 (in UK & Eire)
Virgin Media - Channel 419 (in UK & Eire)
BT - Channel 513 (in UK only, for Entertainment Plus and Entertainment Max subscribers
- Movies 24 + 1
- Programming 2
- References 3
- External links 4
Movies 24 +
On 16 October 2006,a sister channel Movies 24 + was launched. The channel was previously a 90-minute timeshift channel called More 24. In September 2007, Movies 24 + introduced a separate daily schedule from Movies 24, showing the same movies but at very different times throughout the day.
Examples of some of the movies shown on Movies 24.
- Balmain Boys (Comedy)
- Blonde (Drama)
- Chain Of Command (Thriller)
- Closing The Deal (Comedy)
- Countdown To Chaos (Action)
- Danny Deckchair (Comedy)
- Following Her Heart (Romance)
- Hustle and Heat (Action)
- Jericho Fever (Action)
- Murder In Paradise (Thriller)
- Picnic (Romance)
- Rules Of Obsession (Thriller)
- Sister In Law (Thriller)
- She, Me & Her (Comedy)
- The Cutting Edge (Romance)
- The Third Wish (Fantasy)
- The Sea Change (Comedy)
- The Way She Moves (Romance)
- Voices From A Locked Room (Drama)
- Where Sleeping Dogs Lie (Thriller)
- "Movies 24 launches More 24". Digital Spy. 6 October 2006.
- "Movies 24 : Current Idents". The Ident Gallery. Retrieved 13 November 2011.
- Official website
- Balmain Boys at Anything Oz or New Zealand Films site