Media Release: Thursday December 14, 2017
BEST OF 2017 Pop Up Movie Channel
From Saturday, December 30 to Tuesday, January 2
Also available On Demand or stream on Foxtel Now
There’s no better way to finish off the year than with a BEST OF 2017 dedicated Foxtel Movies Pop Up channel. Sit back, relax and enjoy your holidays with some of the most memorable, award-winning and popular films from this year airing on the Foxtel Movies Pop Up channel from Saturday December 30 at 6am over New Year and finishing on Tuesday January 2, 2018.
The BEST OF 2017 Pop Up Movie Channel is your chance to see 47 of the greatest films released on Foxtel in 2017 from all genres including comedy, drama, action, thriller, romance, science fiction and crime or re-watch your favourites and brush up on your film knowledge from the past year.
The stand-out collection from the BEST OF 2017 Pop Up includes action films Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Doctor Strange, Jason Bourne, The Accountant, Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice; award-winning dramas La La Land, Hacksaw Ridge, Lion, Manchester By The Sea; suspenseful thrillers The Girl on the Train, Split, Patriots Day; and hilarious comedies Eddie The Eagle, Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates, and Why Him?
Additional titles shown over the New Year as part of the BEST OF 2017 Pop Up include Arrival, Allied, Dirty Grandpa, The Boss, Captain America: Civil War, Central Intelligence, The Huntsman: Winter’s War, Fifty Shades Darker, Passengers, London Has Fallen, Life, The Legend Of Tarzan, Logan, and so many more.
The BEST OF 2017 Pop Up channel will be available in HD to Foxtel Movies and Foxtel Platinum subscribers on channel 400. Channel 400 is home to a series of hugely popular and exclusive Pop Up movie events.
All the BEST OF 2017 Pop Up movies will also be available to watch from Foxtel’s On Demand library, or streamed on demand on Foxtel’s streaming service, Foxtel Now. For a full list of films, please visit www.foxtel.com.au/tvguide.
Foxtel is one of Australia’s most innovative and dynamic media companies and home to award winning local drama plus the widest choice in live sport, hit international TV and movies and a host of complete TV seasons. Foxtel believes in the importance of telling Australian stories, and its ongoing commitment to creating the best in Australian programming has garnered numerous industry awards for its Foxtel Original productions. Foxtel has helped put Australian talent on the world stage with highly acclaimed international exports and it proudly invests in the people who help tell those stories by employing thousands of Australians directly and indirectly across Australia’s creative industry. It has also pioneered advancements in entertainment technology with the iQ3 set top box; the Foxtel app for mobile devices; streaming service, Foxtel Now and Foxtel broadband, home phone and entertainment bundles. Foxtel is owned by Telstra Corporation Limited ACN 051 775 556 (50%) and News Corporation (50%).