The Movie Channel

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The Movie Channel
The Movie Channel.svg
HeadquartersNew York City
  • English
  • Spanish (as SAP option; some films may be broadcast in their native language and subtitled in English)
Timeshift service
  • The Movie Channel East
  • The Movie Channel West
  • The Movie Channel Xtra East
  • The Movie Channel Xtra West
Sister channels
Former names
  • TMC: (Warner) Star Channel (1973–1979)
  • TMC Xtra: The Movie Channel 2 (1997–2001)

The Movie Channel (TMC) is an American premium television network owned by Showtime Networks, a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company operated through its Media Networks unit. The network's programming mainly features first-run theatrically released and independently produced motion pictures, and during promotional breaks between films, special behind-the-scenes features and movie trivia.