Hallmark Movie Channel Gets a New Name

Hallmark Movie Channel becomes Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

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The new Hallmark Movies & Mysteries channel, formerly the Hallmark Movie Channel and known almost exclusively for romantic movies, has acquired more original movie series devoted to the lighter side of mystery.

Bringing to life timeless storytelling in the Hallmark tradition, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries features a unique mix of programming devoted to the lighter side of mystery, including original movies and acquired series. The network is also home to an annual holiday programming franchise, the Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas, as well as the award-winning Hallmark Hall of Fame library.

Featured programs include:

Hallmark Hall Of Fame – Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is home to the entire Hallmark Hall of Fame Collection, the most beloved and enchanting television original movies ever made. It has a 60-year history of making made-for-TV movies and has received more Emmys®, Golden Globes ® and Academy Awards ® than any other movie collection. Films feature popular talent such as James Earl Jones, Sophia Loren, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Glenn Close. Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is a destination on Monday nights with back-to-back airings from the collection.

Most Wonderful Movies Of Christmas – Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas entertains viewers with a mix of traditional and nostalgic cherished Christmas movies. In 2014, this franchise will feature classic holiday movies every Thursday as well as three new original holiday premieres.

Mystery Movie Series – Hallmark Movies & Mysteries cooks up new original Mystery Wheel series of movies with Garage Sale Mysteries featuring Lori Loughlin, The Gourmet Detective starring Dylan Neal, True Blood author Charlaine Harris’ Aurora Teagarden starring Candace Cameron Bure and Sugar Cookie Murder based around the delightful Hannah Swensen character featured in the popular book series by Joanne Fluke.*

Original Movie Premieres – Hallmark Movies & Mysteries brings viewers more original movie premieres than ever. Movies captivate through mystery, suspense and drama that connect our viewers to the principles most important to them. Popular features such as The Color of Rain, Mary Higgins Clark’s My Gal Sunday and Meddling Mom connect with viewers alongside an ever growing library of original premieres.

Get more information about what Hallmark Movies & Mysteries will be offering, especially in Holiday programming.