GREAT! New free to air channels to launch across the UK this May

Great Movies

As of May 25th, a host of free-to-air channels from the GREAT! network will be launching across the UK.

Consisting of GREAT! movies, GREAT! movies classic, GREAT! movies action and GREAT! tv the new channels which are owned by Narrative Entertainment will replace Sony Movies, Sony Movies Action, Sony Movies Classic and the Sony Channel.

With GREAT! movies audiences will be treated to free-to-air, blockbusters, contemporary hits, cult classics and feature film favourites, including ‘Blade Runner 2049’ starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford, Ridley Scott’s sci-fi epic ‘Prometheus’ featuring Michael Fassbender and Charlize Theron, Brad Pitt and Logan Lerman in war drama ‘Fury.’

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GREAT! movies classic will celebrate the very best of classic cinema and modern moviemaking with the likes of Charles Dickens’s classic tale, ‘Oliver!’, the classic Hitchcock thriller ‘Psycho’, and Sidney Poitier and Katharine Hepburn in ‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.’ Whilst GREAT! movies action will feature classic John Wayne westerns to cult Jean-Claude Van Damme actioners.

And finally GREAT! TV will host a mix of great drama and entertainment with a familiar mix of scripted series, nostalgia and popular gameshows, including timeless series such as ‘Murder, She Wrote,’ ‘Charlie’s Angels,’ ‘Starsky & Hutch,’ ‘Hart to Hart,’ and classic ‘Who Wants to Be A Millionaire.’

The new free-to-air channels will launch across Freeview, Sky, Virgin Media and Freesat on May 25th.