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|Language(s)|| Greek (only the advertisements) |
English (with Greek subtitles)
|Picture format||16:9 (1080i, HDTV)|
|Sister channels|| Cosmote Cinema |
|Launched||June 11, 2012|
|Cosmote TV||Channel 202|
Village Cinema is a television movie network, owned by local diversified investment holding company, Demco Group, under brand license from Village Roadshow. It debuted in Greece on June, 11th 2012 exclusively on Cosmote TV via Conn-x (IPTV service) and Cosmote TV via Satellite.
The channel features movies, blockbusters and exclusively premieres by Village Cinemas. Also, it features shows with showbiz news, making of, deleted scenes and backstage. The channel began broadcasting with the premiere of the film Buried which debuted in Greek television.
Also, It has the rights of many premieres exclusively in Greece, such as Midnight in Paris and Mirror Mirror, which premiered in 2012 for the first time in Greece.
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