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  Home Box Office - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
HBO (Home Box Office) is a premium cable television network with headquarters in New York City.
HBO is a subscription-only service and does not carry normal commercials; both of these factors relieve HBO from pressures to tone down controversial aspects in their programs, thus allowing for explicit themes, such as graphic violence, explicit sex, profanity, and drug use.
HBO HD is a high definition simulcast of the primary HBO channel.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Home_Box_Office   (2126 words)

  
 Home Box Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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Home Office Life Home office expert, Lisa Kanarek, provides solutions to organizing your clutter and adding professionalism to your home office environment.
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www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Home_Box_Office.html   (515 words)

  
 Home Box Office Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Home Box Office, or more commonly HBO for short, is a pay cable television network in the United States, playing Hollywood movies, its own full-length feature films and weekly series, including the very popular The Sopranos, Sex and the City, Six Feet Under, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Arliss.
HBO went on the air in 1972 and was originally transmitted via terrestrial microwave towers.
In 1976, HBO became the first TV network to broadcast its signals via satellite when it showed the "Thrilla From Manila" boxing match between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier.
www.wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/h/ho/home_box_office.html   (220 words)

  
 Home Box Office Pays Tribute to African American Filmmakers
The HBO Short Film Award competition is open to U.S. and international filmmakers of African descent, 18 years of age or older, who have directed and/or written a short film of 30 minutes or less.
The 2004 HBO Short Film Award grand prize of $20,000 was presented to Xelinda Yancy, writer, director and producer of "Time Out," the story of a young girl whose life changes after a school incident opens up family secrets.
Home Box Office, Inc. is the premium television-programming subsidiary of Time Warner Inc., providing two 24-hour premium television services, HBO and Cinemax.
www.exodusnews.com /entertainment/Entertain113.htm   (622 words)

  
 Home box office: Customized home theaters open every Saturday night
Today, home theaters are becoming one of the most popular additions to homes, and people are converting basements, bonus rooms and spare bedrooms into them.
In a home theater, the standard speaker setup includes three speakers in the front of the room, two speakers in the back of the room and a subwoofer near the front of the room.
When it comes to high-end home theater rooms, most designers are going to ignore all of the fancy TV sets and go with a front projector and screen combination.
www.azcentral.com /home/design/articles/0708hometheater08.html   (945 words)

  
 Home Box Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Home Box Office (HBO), subscription cable television network, with outlets in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the United States Virgin Islands, and with more subscribers than any other similar network.
HBO broadcasts a mixture of current commercial movies and sports, as well as films produced by the company itself.
HBO also produces and broadcasts comedies, children's shows, documentaries, special series, and music specials.
autocww.colorado.edu /~blackmon/E64ContentFiles/CinemaAndBroadcasting/HomeBoxOffice.html   (175 words)

  
 Home-Box Office
Home Box Office (HBO), a division of Time Warner Entertainment Company, produces, markets, and distributes media products for both film and television.
HBO countered the move by forming a new motion picture company with Columbia Pictures and CBS in 1983--Tri-Star.
A cable industry giant, the Home Box Office corporation initiated several new technologies, marketing strategies, and programming ideas to television, resulting in its receipt of the Golden Ace, the cable industry's highest overall honor.
www.museum.tv /archives/etv/H/htmlH/homeboxoffi/homeboxoffi.htm   (537 words)

  
 SUN MICROSYSTEMS ANNOUNCES DIGITAL PROGRAMMING SOLUTION FOR HOME BOX OFFICE
HBO's goal is to move from a tape/server based platform to a fully digital server architecture while maintaining the 99.999% reliability of traditional playout playout mechanisms.
HBO's digital programming repository is a leading example of the broadcast industry's move from tape-based systems to digital storage for to-air content.
Home Box Office, Inc., is the premium television programming subsidiary of AOL Time Warner Inc., providing two 24-hour premium television services, HBO and Cinemax.
www.sun.com /smi/Press/sunflash/2003-06/sunflash.20030613.1.xml   (748 words)

  
 The Los Angeles Music Center - Box Office
With box office validation patrons may park free for 30 minutes in the Garage.
With box office validation, patrons may park free for 30 minutes in the Walt Disney Concert Hall garage.
The Center Theatre Group's Central Box Office handles tickets for the Mark Taper Forum and Ahmanson Theatre at the Music Center and the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City.
www.musiccenter.org /boxoffice.html   (528 words)

  
 Box Office Home - Brown University Theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Box Office Hours are 12 - 5 P.M. Tuesday through Friday while school is in session.
Come to the Box Office in the lobby of the Leeds Theatre, 77 Waterman Street.
Box Office: 401-863-2838 Open Tuesday - Friday 12-5 PM Brown University - Department of Theatre, Speech and Dance
www.brown.edu /Facilities/Theatre/tickets.htm   (162 words)

  
 Time Warner: HBO. Home Box Office.
HBO is the most-watched pay service in the U.S.—offering original series, HBO Films presentations, Hollywood blockbusters, documentaries, concerts and championship boxing.
HBO Films presented a number of powerful dramatic movies this year, including Paul Newman, Ed Harris and Helen Hunt in Empire Falls, Warm Springs, Sometimes in April and The Girl in the Café.
Home Box Office continues its strategy of investing in original programming, interweaving it with theatrical films from its existing long-term studio output agreements.
www.timewarner.com /corp/businesses/detail/hbo   (392 words)

  
 HBO: Documentaries
Inspirational story of Ami Ankilewitz, a 3D animator in Israel who, due to a rare form of muscular dystrophy, weighs only 39 pounds and whose bodily motion is limited to a single finger on his left hand.
In this the 11th edition of the smash-hit HBO documentary series - Michael Baden, former Chief Medical Examiner of NYC, shows how forensic science and "detectives of death" cracked four criminal cases - including one that was solved after being brought to HBO's attention in the Autopsy e-mailbag on hbo.com.
Shot over six months, this harrowing undercover investigation exposes one of America's most notorious "Class B" dog dealers, who sells dogs from his Arkansas kennel to research labs around the country, and is known for regularly violating animal-welfare laws.
www.hbo.com /docs   (271 words)

  
 Hbo Home Box Office at Cool Satellite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Home Box Office (HBO) was the first cable network to originate as a non...
Home Box Office (HBO) Founded as a movie channel by Time Inc. (now Time Warner) in the 1970s, HBO is the largest pay cable channel in the country.
Home Box Office, or more commonly HBO for short, is a pay cable television network in the...
www.coolsatellite.us /satcom/Hbo-Home-Box-Office.php   (4111 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited Film | Features | Home box office
But only 28% of the box office, on average, goes back to the distributor, so The Football Factory was still £1m in the red.
In 2004, the American box office was static at around $9bn (£4.75bn), while DVD sales, announced with a flourish last week at the colossal Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, leapt to $15bn (£7.9bn), 33% up on 2003.
The studios' home entertainment divisions are bigger than they were in the days of video, and more respected, or less disregarded.
film.guardian.co.uk /features/featurepages/0,4120,1389771,00.html   (2326 words)

  
 HBO Online
World Championship Boxing presents the first big heavyweight bout of 2006, Hasim Rahman vs. James Toney, live from Atlantic City, Saturday at 10 pm ET/7pm PT.
Balthus bears witness to more of Brother Justin's abuse of power in our encore presentation of Carnivàle, Friday at 8 pm on HBO Zone.
Check out what's coming to HBO this season with our special video—featuring the tune "Waiting" by Michael Tolcher.
www.hbo.com   (361 words)

  
 UCLA TV Violence Monitoring Project: Home Box Office (HBO)
HBO offered a forum to stand-up comedians in which they could showcase their talents without having to curtail their language or subject matter.
This film provides a fascinating opportunity to study differences between pay cable and the broadcast networks because it ran on both HBO and ABC this past season and each showing was monitored separately.
HBO's original series contain elements that cannot be included in the broadcast networks' programming.
www.digitalcenter.org /webreport94/ivc1.htm   (855 words)

  
 Box Office
The OSU Theatre Box Office is located on the 2nd floor of the Drake Performance Center.
The OSU Theatre Box office is open September – June, when OSU is in session.
The OSU Box Office is also a Ticketmaster Ticket Center.
theatre.osu.edu /2_productions/level_3_productions/box_office.html   (57 words)

  
 Business Wire: Home Box Office Signs Long-Term Licensing Agreement With Universal Studios
Home Box Office and Universal Television & Networks Group (UT&NG) have signed a long-term licensing agreement for theatrical releases from Universal from 2003 to 2010.
Universal Television and Networks Group is a unit of Universal Studios (www.universalstudios.com), a part of CANAL+, the TV and Film division of Vivendi Universal, a new global leader in media and communications.
Home Box Office is the premium television programming division of Time Warner Entertainment Company, L.P. providing two 24-hour premium television services, HBO and Cinemax.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2001_Jan_31/ai_69747294   (319 words)

  
 Home Box Office (HBO) profile and media properties at MediaOwners.com - American media companies
Home Box Office (HBO) is owned by Time Warner Inc..
Home Box Office (HBO) was the first cable network to originate as a non-terrestrial broadcast TV network.
HBO manages Cinemax, a sister network and its companion channels include HBO 2, HBO Comedy, HBO Family, HBO Latino, HBO Signature and HBO Zone.
www.mediaowners.com /company/hbo.html   (162 words)

  
 Oceanic.com: Clubs - Kupa'a - KUPA'A/HOME BOX OFFICE GIVE-AWAY - Official Rules   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
- Subscribe to HBO or HBO on Demand in the month of March and be automatically entered.
Only new residential customers in serviceable areas who sign-up for HBO or HBO on Demand between March 1, 2003 and March 31, 2003 will be eligible.
Employees of Oceanic Time Warner Cable, Home Box Office, their advertising agencies, their affiliates, representatives, and household members are ineligible to enter or win this contest.
www.oceanic.com /page_server/Oceanic/Clubs/Kupa'a/377E083FF12EEB02F3A15CCF65.html   (362 words)

  
 Home Box Office Inks Pact with N2 Broadband MediaPath(TM) Delivers HBO On Demand Content Directly to Cable Headends
Since the launch of HOD in July 2001, HBO has distributed HOD using the N2 Broadband MediaPath solution at its AOL Time Warner-affiliated division of Warner Brothers.
HBO is currently installing MediaPath at its transmission facility in Long Island, NY, and will soon begin to directly manage the delivery of HOD to its customers' headends across North America.
About Home Box Office (HBO) Home Box Office is the premium television programming division of Time Warner Entertainment Company, L.P. providing two 24-hour premium television services, HBO and Cinemax.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/05-06-2002/0001721276&EDATE=   (493 words)

  
 Bushes claim post office box as home for tax returns
White House spokeswoman Erin Healy said Tuesday that the post office box is the Bushes' home address for federal income tax purposes, and has been since he took office, because Northern Trust handles the blind trust into which the Bushes have put all their holdings.
Richard Lenet, an accounting professor at Montgomery College in Maryland, said he has had many clients who listed post office boxes as their home address on tax returns but only because they did not receive mail at their residences.
"But the post office box is in the city in which they live," Lenet said of his clients.
www.pulsejournal.com /business/content/shared/news/nation/stories/04/20_BUSH.html   (790 words)

  
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 Home Box Office - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
(Cinemax was 24/7 from the day it signed on,and showtime and TMC went 24 hours earlier.) In January 1986, HBO also became the first satellite network to encrypt its signal from unauthorized viewing by way of the Videocipher II System.
HBO is a subscription-only service and does not carry normal commercials; both of these factors relieve HBO from pressures to tone down controversial aspects in their programs, thus allowing for explicit themes, such as graphic violence, explicit sex, profanity, and even drug use.
HBO HD Image:HBO HD.jpgHBO HD is a high definition simulcast of the primary HBO channel.
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