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Broadband VOD

Availability

Broadband Video On Demand is located in the DISH On Demand menu (press the DVR button on your DISH remote).

Broadband Video On Demand is only available on models 622, 722, 722k, 922 and Hopper. To determine if you have a compatible receiver, check the model name on the front of your receiver or go to mydish.com/myequipment. Broadband Video On Demand shows and movies can only be ordered using your DISH remote control. You must have your DISH receiver connected to broadband service to order.

There are three types of Broadband Video On Demand:

  • DISH Cinema: New and classic movies
  • TV Shows: New and classic TV shows
  • Midnight Lounge: Adult shows and movies

How to Use Broadband VOD Video




Ordering a DISH Cinema movie

DISH Cinema contains thousands of recently released and classic movies. Movies are available in both high definition and standard definition. Many movies are free. Once ordered, DISH Cinema movies are only available for 24 hours.

  1. Press the DVR button on your remote once
  2. Highlight and select "DISH Cinema"

    Video On Demand - DISH Cinema

  3. Find your TV Show using one of the below options:

    • New Releases: Provides the latest movies available on demand
    • Special Offers: Provides featured or other special offer movies
    • Explore Movies: Allows you to browse by genre and other categories
    • Search Movies: Search for a specific title, actor, or keyword
    • My Rentals: Provides a 30-day rental history

    DISH Cinema

  4. Select the movie you would like to view and follow the on-screen instructions

    DISH Cinema Confirmation

1080p VOD Movies

If your TV supports 1080p resolution, you can order some DISH Cinema movies in 1080p. When you attempt to order a 1080p movie, the receiver will perform a test to make sure your TV is compatible. If your TV is not able to display the 1080p movie correctly, a popup message will advise you of the compatible resolutions your TV will support.

Ordering a Video On Demand TV show

TV Shows contains thousands of episodes from new and classic TV series. TV Shows are available in both high definition and standard definition. Many episodes are free. Once ordered, TV Shows are only available for 24 hours.

  1. Press the DVR button on your remote once
  2. Highlight and select "TV Shows"

    Video On Demand - TV Shows

  3. Find your movie using one of the below options:

    • Most Popular: The more popular TV shows in our library
    • Browse By Network: Filter based on network
    • Search TV Shows: Search for actor, keyword, or show
    • My Rentals: Your 30-day rental history

    TV Shows

  4. Follow the on-screen instructions

    TV Shows Rental Confirmation

Ordering a Midnight Lounge movie

Midnight Lounge contains thousands of adult-oriented movies. Midnight Lounge movies are available in both high definition and standard definition. Once ordered, Midnight Lounge movies are only available for 24 hours.

  1. Press the DVR button on your remote once
  2. Highlight and select "Midnight Lounge"

    Video On Demand - Midnight Lounge

  3. Find your movie using one of the below options:

    • Featured: The more popular events in our library
    • Explore Movies: Filter based on specific criteria
    • Search Movies: Search for actor, keyword, or show
    • My Rentals: Your 30-day rental history

    Midnight Lounge

  4. Follow the on-screen instructions

    Midnight Lounge Rental Confirmation