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#1 OFFLINE   Karl Foster

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Posted 04 September 2002 - 09:36 PM

Here is the most current Directv E-mail Newsletter. I receive one each month, but of particular interest is the Starz free preview October 4-6:

MyDIRECTV™ News
September 2002

*****

In This Issue:

1. THE SOPRANOS® Premieres on HBO®
2. DE LA HOYA VS. VARGAS: BAD BLOOD - ORDER EARLY AND SAVE!
3. DIRECTV® FREEVIEW® EVENTS
4. Announcements
5. Customer Care
6. Premium Services
7. Pay Per View Movies
8. Pay Per View Events
9. Sports
10. Quick Links

*****

1. THE SOPRANOS®

In September, HBO® premieres the fourth season of the groundbreaking hit series, The Sopranos®.

This season, Tony Soprano must cope with (among other things) the downturn in the economy, Paulie in jail, nephew Christopher as acting family capo, and the ongoing growing pains of his children.

Catch the season premiere of The Sopranos® on Sunday, September 15 at 9 p.m. (ET).

Learn how to include the HBO® package with your TOTAL CHOICE® or TOTAL CHOICE® PLUS base package here.


2. DE LA HOYA VS. VARGAS: BAD BLOOD - ORDER EARLY AND SAVE!

World Champions Oscar De La Hoya and Fernando Vargas will meet in one of the most anticipated and heated matchups ever. The two fighters have never concealed their contempt for each other, and now they'll finally be able to settle their differences in the ring. You can watch it all unfold LIVE on Saturday, September 14, at 9 p.m. (ET) on channel 101. Order before September 14 and save $5 off the event price of $54.95. Card and schedule subject to change. Event purchase price is non-refundable. More.


3. DIRECTV® FREEVIEW® EVENTS

Join singer/songwriter Ryan Adams in exotic Jamaica for another breezy performance in the acclaimed Music in High Places series. Playing every Friday, Saturday and Sunday this month beginning September 6. FREE for DIRECTV customers on channel 103. More.


4. ANNOUNCEMENTS

Bravo is proud to bring back one of the best-written comedies of all time -- The Larry Sanders Show, starring Garry Shandling.

During its original run, this hilarious series set new standards and became one of the most honored and talked-about programs on television. Check out the premiere on Monday, September 30, on channel 273. Bravo is part of the TOTAL CHOICE® programming package.


5. CUSTOMER CARE

Stamp prices have gone up again -- but paying your bill online has always been free! So save time and money by going online instead of to the post office! Just have your account number handy and register at DIRECTV.com. You'll enjoy free, secure access to your DIRECTV bill -- 24/7. You can even set up automatic payment by credit card. If you're already registered, just sign in as usual.

Remember: At DIRECTV.com, you can also upgrade your programming package and order pay per view programming and sports subscriptions.


6. PREMIUM SERVICES

Movie fans, remember to mark your calendars and tune in to the STARZ Super Pak(sm) Free Movie Weekend, October 4-6.

You don't want to miss new hit movies like K-Pax, Rush Hour 2, The Princess Diaries, and many more showing on the STARZ Super Pak(sm) during the Free Movie Weekend on channels 520-533.

Learn more about how to include STARZ Super Pak(sm) with your TOTAL CHOICE or TOTAL CHOICE PLUS package.


7. PAY PER VIEW MOVIES

This month is full of great movies, offers and specials for movie lovers!

Order Crossroads starring pop-music singer Britney Spears and you can receive the Crossroads CD Soundtrack for free. Crossroads premieres Friday, September 6.

Don't miss the premiere of the hit movie, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, on Thursday, September 5. Elijah Wood stars in this beautifully filmed epic.

Also, this month you can see Ali for $1.99 when ordered by remote from September 9-12. Will Smith stars as Muhammad Ali in this touching movie about the great fighter.

Don't forget to take a look at what else is playing on BLOCKBUSTER PAY PER VIEW MOVIES™.


8. PAY PER VIEW EVENTS

Don't miss legendary songwriter/singer James Taylor in concert. This year Taylor received a Grammy for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight" at the 44th Annual Grammy Awards. James Taylor in Concert, The Pull Over Tour premieres Sunday, September 8, at 9 p.m. (ET). Order by remote on channel 101 for only $19.95.

Then watch the action unfold LIVE when WWE Unforgiven premieres on Sunday, September 22, at 8 p.m. (ET). Order by remote on channel 101 for only $34.95.

Card and schedules subject to change. Event purchase price is non-refundable. Check out more great events on DIRECT TICKET® Pay Per View.


9. SPORTS

NFL SUNDAY TICKET™
Don't miss the kickoff of the NFL SUNDAY TICKET season on Sunday, September 8. See the defending Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots defend their title and catch the inaugural season for the NFL's newest team, the Houston Texans. Details.

ESPN GamePlan
Order ESPN GamePlan online today for only $99 and you'll be automatically entered in the DIRECTV/ESPN Who's #1? Sweepstakes for a chance to win a trip for two to the NCAA College Football National Championship in Tempe, AZ. Details.

Blackout restrictions and other conditions apply. Read about all of our sports packages at DIRECTVSPORTS.com.
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