UTV Movies is a Hindi movie channel in India based in Mumbai, Maharashtra and is owned by UTV. It airs blockbuster Bollywood films from UTV’s own library as well as other major movie studios in India.
On December 2, 2011, UTV Movies launched in Canada on Rogers Cable via a partnership with Soundview Broadcasting.
The channel launched on Sky in the UK and Ireland on 12 December 2011.
In the region the channel is known as UMP Movies (UTV Motion Pictures Movies) due to legal issues over the UTV brand, which is already in use by the Northern Irish broadcaster UTV Media in Europe. A launch on Freesat followed on 8 February 2012.