Charter And Comcast Distribute Movies! To Nearly 17 Million Subscribers

By | Subchannel Report

Movies! is an American digital multicast television network that is owned as a joint venture between Weigel Broadcasting and the Fox Television Stations subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. The network’s programming emphasizes feature films. The network’s programming and advertising operations are based in Weigel Broadcasting’s headquarters on North Halsted Street in ChicagoIllinois. From Wikipedia.

 .1 Channel: “. 1” is used to refer to the digital version of the station’s main signal.

 

Subchannels (Not .1): Channels that are not the primary channel of the TV station(s). On a case by case basis a subchannel may have MVPD subscribers as determined by TV Media listings data and Across Platforms’ research.

Movies! Has Two Channel Numbers On Some Cable Systems

By | Subchannel Report

Comcast is carrying Movies! on two channels in markets like Boston. The channel duplication is elevating Movies! total subscriber reach. However, most MVPD providers are carrying Movies! on one channel.

Unduplicated Households- The households in the market are counted once even if the network is broadcast on TV stations reaching different sections of large markets or the TV station has multiple channels broadcasting in a market.

Broadcast Groups Providing The Most Households to Movies!

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With only a smattering of clearances on other major broadcast groups Movies! will have to crack these holdouts if it ever wants to get to the size of a ME-TV and cash in on advertising revenue.

Unduplicated Households- The households in the market are counted once even if the network is broadcast on TV stations reaching different sections of large markets or the TV station has multiple channels broadcasting in a market.

FOX Television Stations Has Movies! And Heroes & Icons

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Together FOX Television Stations and CBS Television Stations make up 110 million households of Weigel’s networks distribution.

Over-the-air television- the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery. OTA homes calculated by subtracting MVPD subscribers from Across Platforms’ household calculations derived from mapping Census county data to television station’s coverage maps.

Duplicated Households for TV Stations- Households are counted multiple times for a TV station depending on how many networks are carried on that station.