BREAKING FILM NEWS

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Corus Expands With "W Movies"- March 1

On March 1, Canada's Corus Entertainment will expand its portfolio of women's specialty services with the launch of "W Movies", Canada's first movie channel 'dedicated to women'.

"...Programmed exclusively with women in mind, 'W Movies' will be the go-to destination for women looking for entertaining and intelligent films, seven days a week, 24 hours a day..."

"With the phenomenal success of women-oriented films at the box office, coupled with the huge popularity of our film blocks on W Network, we know that women have a real appetite for movies," said Susan Ross, for Corus, Specialty and Pay Television.

Catering to Women 25 - 54, W Movies will showcase films with genres ranging from relationship, romance and comedy to drama and suspense.

March titles include "Big", "Forrest Gump", "You've Got Mail", "When Harry Met Sally", "Working Girl", "Six Days and Seven Nights", "Dangerous Minds", "What Lies Beneath", "Chasing Amy", "Bounce", "Shakespeare in Love", "A View From the Top", "Sliding Doors", "Dying Young", "Sleeping with the Enemy", "Steel Magnolias", "Runaway Bride" and "The Hoax".

Additional premieres in March include "Once", March 2, "Memory Keeper's Daughter", March 2, "Tristan and Isolde", March 4, "Mrs. Washington Goes to Smith", March 9, "The Engagement Ring", March 11 and "The Hoax", March 27...