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TV Channel

Founded: Jan 1972

United States

Home Box Office, a division of Time Warner Entertainment Company, L.P. (TWE), provides two 24-hour premium TV services, HBO and Cinemax, to subscribers across the United States via cable, C-band satellite, direct broadcast satellite (DBS) and microwave (MMDS). HBO is also available to guests in hotels and motels across the country.

Each month, HBO offers more than 90 theatrical motion pictures–ranging from top box office hits to a broad spectrum of popular films–as well as exclusive programming, including original movies, series, comedy, documentaries, family shows, and world-class sporting events.

HBO was launched in November of 1972.