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Can I record DIRECTV CINEMA™ movies and Pay Per View Events?

You can record any DIRECTV CINEMA™ movie. Depending on the movie, you have 24 to 72 hours to watch it. If you'd like to watch the movie after this time period expires, you will have to repurchase it.

You can record any DIRECTV CINEMA™ movie or Pay Per View Event. Depending on the program, you have 24 to 72 hours to watch it. If you'd like to watch it after this time period expires, you will have to purchase it again.

View new DIRECTV CINEMA™ releases and movies airing on the channels included in your package here.


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