Exclusive News: Starz HD - January Movies in HD!

Sean Mota

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Hey! VOOMERS here are the movies that will be shown in HD DD5.1 in Starz-HD. The list I got from Starz director of programming. :)

List of Movies through 1/31/04

High Definition
  1. Above the Rim
  2. Green Card
  3. John Q.
  4. Daylight
  5. Deception
  6. Dumb and Dumber
  7. Friday
  8. In the Mouth of Madness
  9. Jack
  10. Knockaround Guys
  11. Look Who's Talking Too
  12. Maid in Manhattan
  13. Paradise
  14. Stealing Harvard
  15. Sweet Hearts Dance
  16. The Crying Game
  17. The Distinguished Gentleman
  18. The Lord of the Rings - Two Towers
  19. Tears of the Sun
  20. Terminal Velocity
  21. The Mask
  22. Top Gun
  23. What's Cooking
  24. Wide Sargasso Sea

Standard Definition
  1. 8 Mile
  2. 25th Hour
  3. A Day in October
  4. Awakenings
  5. Below
  6. Big Bully
  7. Color of Night
  8. Cowboy Bebop: The Movie
  9. Enemy Mine
  10. Frank McKlusky, C.I.
  11. Frida
  12. Full Frontal
  13. Gangs of New York
  14. High Heels and Low Lifes
  15. Hero
  16. How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog
  17. In the Army Now
  18. Ishtar
  19. Impromptu
  20. Jeffrey
  21. Jersey Girl
  22. Johnny Dangerously
  23. Kate & Leopold
  24. Little Voice
  25. Miracles
  26. Moonlight Mile
  27. Police Academy 6: City Under Siege
  28. Pit Pony
  29. Pinocchio
  30. Red Dragon
  31. Reign of Fire
  32. Scream
  33. Shadows and Fog
  34. Shanghai Knights
  35. Soccer Dog: The Movie
  36. Sometimes They Come Back
  37. Supercop
  38. Submerged
  39. The Adventures of Pinocchio
  40. The Crush
  41. The Dark Half
  42. The English Patient
  43. The Final Curtain
  44. The Guru
  45. The Importance of Being Earnest
  46. The Jungle Book 2
  47. The Quiet American
  48. The Road From Erebus
  49. The Pianist
  50. Twelfth Night
  51. Tuck Everlasting
  52. Warren Miller's Ride
  53. Waterproof
  54. When the Party's Over
  55. Undisputed
  56. Untamed Heart

Don't know yet
  1. The Anniversary Party
SlicerMDM said:
Sure he will. Charlie has Voom. He knows where to go to get HD!

Starz-HD: The Pianist Tonight, possibly not in HD?

The Pianist will be shown tonight on channel 261 at 9:00pm. But the VOOM PG or zap2it.com do not indicate that it will be shown in High Definition. I hope it is. It is a great film.
It is not in HD but at the beginning of the film it stated "HD where available". Starz, how can you premiere the movie, have the HD version and don't show it?
Acerone said:
So far that The Recruit and Sweet Home Alabama not in HD with the message HD where available.

This is good to know. I am planning to call the director of programming on Monday at Starz. I like to ask him why these movies which are available in HD are not being shown in HD in their Starz-HD channel. If you see other movies that fall in the same category, please post.
Starz-HD Alert: John Q Tonight!!

I do not remember if this was shown in HBO-HD or Show-HD, but it will be shown tonight on Starz-HD at 7pm. Excellent movie and expect to see excellent PQ as well.
It is crazy that Starz-HD will premiere Frida and 8 Mile tonight and they are not even in HD. What a dissapointment...
A young Cameron Diaz

The Mask in luscious HD on Starz right now. Need DVR now. Need DVR now.
Well, I have to say that this has been the most dissapointed channel that I have seen. After looking at their lineup of movies through 1/16/04 and comparing to what I was originally given, I have to say that this line up of movies is mediocre. Look at all the SD movies and compare to the HD movies. Look at all the movies that should have been in HD and will be only presented in SD:

8 Mile
Gangs of New York
Reign of Fire
The English Patient
The Jungle Book 2
The Pianist

C'mmon Starz. I know this is you first month of going live but give us more HD movies. This is pathetic to say the least.
Out of 69 movies in January ONLY 20 in HD. That's pathetic (28% of the movies in HD). I just added another movie that should be presented in HD 25th Hour.
20 Movies out of 71 movies in January are HD. Starz-HD needs to get a better list of HD movies for February because right now Cinema 10 has more HD movies than these jokers.

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