Maine-ly VOD for Time Warner, HBO5/22/2002 2:59 AM Eastern
Time Warner Cable of Maine is launching HBO on Demand, Home Box Office's
subscription-video-on-demand product, in Cumberland and York counties for $6.95
It's the fourth announced HBO on Demand market after Columbia, S.C.;
Cincinnati; and Austin, Texas.
The system will offer 150 titles of current and classic HBO original
programming and Hollywood movies, including, over the next few months, the first
three seasons of The Sopranos, the second season of Six Feet
Under, the first six episodes of seasons one and five of Sex and the
City, Shrek, Dr. Dolittle 2, Castaway, Cats &
Dogs, Free Willy 2 and X-Men.
HBO original movies Path to War, The Gathering Storm and In
Memoriam: New York City, 9/11/01 will also be available, as will such
specials as Chris Rock: Bigger & Blacker, World Championship
Boxing and Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel.