This coming weekend, April 4 through April 7, DIRECTV will offer customers a free preview of both the HBO and Cinemax suite of channels. For subscribers currently without HBO, it will be a great time to catch the premiere of Season 4 of Game of Thrones. In addition, HBO will be playing previous episodes of the series all weekend long. HBO channels can be found in high-definition on DIRECTV channels 501 – 511. The Dark Knight Rises, The Hangover Part 3, and The Heat are just a few of the popular movies that will air during the preview, as well as episodes of Doll & Em, Veep, and VICE.
Cinemax channels can be found on DIRECTV channels 515 – 523. Snow White and the Huntsman, This is 40, Ted, and The Campaign are a few movie titles you can watch during the preview this weekend.
The channel previews highlight a week of binge TV watching promoted by both Verizon and Comcast. Both service providers are offering on-demand access to thousands of TV show episodes to watch any time,
According to sources, TV service provider RCN will also offer free previews of HBO and Cinemax this weekend from April 4 – 7.
What time do you suppose the free viewing of HBO will start this week-end?