DIRECTV’s Thanksgiving Free Preview Event Returns With Showtime, MGM+, Cinemax, Starz, and Movies Extra Pack





DIRECTV Thanksgiving Free Preview

DIRECTV’s annual Thanksgiving Free Preview kicked off today and will run through November 26. Subscribers can watch premium entertainment from channels like Showtime, Starz, MGM+, Cinemax, and Movies Extra Pack.

DIRECTV via satellite and DIRECTV via internet and DIRECTV STREAM can watch the preview content on channels 515-573. For U-verse TV subscribers, the preview will run on channels 832-944 or 1832-1942 in HD.

After the preview, subscribers can choose to add on the channels to their DIRECTV cable package. If you subscribe to DIRECTV’s Entertainment or Ultimate packages, you can get the premium channels free for three months. After the trial, they’ll auto-renew — Showtime costs $11.99 a month, $11 a month for Starz and Cinemax respectively, $6 a month for MGM+, and $15.99 for Max. It’s also worth noting that Max isn’t included in the free preview.

Here’s some of the movies and shows you’ll be able to check out this holiday weekend:

Showtime (Channels 545-556)

  • Fellow Travellers
  • The Chi
  • The Caine Mutiny Court Martial
  • No Country for Old Men

Starz (Channels 525-542)

  • Power Book III: Raising Kanan (Season two) — November 24
  • About My Father — November 23, 24, and 26
  • Little Women (2019) — November 22 and 27
  • Home Alone (1990) — November 23

MGM+ (Channels 558-560)

  • Beacon 23
  • Transformers: Rise of the Beast
  • Billy the Kid — November 25

Cinemax (Channels 515-523)

  • White Chicks — November 26
  • Blended — November 23
  • Big Momma’s House — November 25
  • The Cold Light of Day — November 25

Movies Extra Pack (Channels 564-578)

  • A World Record Christmas and Ms. Christmas Comes to Town — Hallmark Movies and Mysteries
  • The Longest Yard and Overboard (1987) — HDNET Movies
  • Air Force One, Company of Heroes, and Geronimo: An American Hero — Sony Movies

Image credit: DIRECTV

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