Video On Demand Categories

Select a category to learn more about available On Demand programming. The following VOD categories apply to customers using the iGuide, Passport and SARA guides. Not sure which guide you have? You can find out here.

Note: Categories may vary by market.


  • Adult channels (18+)

Cutting Edge

  • Adult Swim
  • BET
  • Comedy Central
  • Esquire
  • IFC Free
  • Illusion TV
  • Mag Rack
  • MTV
  • Syfy
  • VH1

Events & Specials

  • Event channels

Free Movies

  • FLIX
  • FXM
  • Hallmark Channel
  • IFC
  • Illusion TV
  • Lifetime Movie Network (LMN)
  • Sundance TV
  • Turner Classic Movies

Free Previews

The Free Previews category includes free previews from a wide variety of content providers.

  • Bonus Materials (related to new release On Demand movies)
  • HBO Sampler
  • Anime Network
  • Here! TV Free

Local Interest

The Local Interest category offers you everything from education and travel to shopping and entertainment. Content varies by market.

  • As Seen On TV
  • Autos On Demand
  • Cable for a Cause
  • Local
  • Community Interests
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Financial & Legal
  • Health & Wellness
  • House & Home
  • Jobs On Demand
  • Military Salute
  • Paws On Demand
  • Real Estate
  • Shopping
  • Sports
  • Local Sports Previews

Help & Services

This category includes tutorials for Spectrum customers.

  • Spectrum Business
  • Spectrum Commercials
  • Spectrum Welcome
  • Self Help

Kids & Teens Free

Note: Boomerang On Demand is only available to customers that subscribe to the Silver or Gold TV package, or Digital Tier 1.
  • Boomerang
  • Cartoon Network
  • Discovery Family
  • Disney Channel
  • Disney Junior
  • Disney XD
  • Freeform
  • Kabillion
  • MagRack
  • Nick Jr.
  • Nickelodeon
  • PBS Sprout
  • TeenNick
  • Kids Unlimited


  • All - by Category
  • All - by Title
  • Movie Collections
  • Best Sellers
  • Movie Library
  • HD Movies
  • Indie & Int'l Films
  • New Releases
  • 2 Day Rentals
  • 3D Movies

Music Free

  • CMT
  • Fuse
  • havoc Music
  • MTV2
  • Music Choice
  • MTV Classic
  • MTV Live

My Rentals

Started a movie or show within the past 24 hours but weren't able to finish it? Go to My Rentals to pick up where you left off or restart your program from the beginning. Most content is available for 24 hours, and some lasts up to 48 hours. The video description shows how long the content is available. Adult content is only available for a limited time after purchase. The viewing window is based on length and price of the title.

News/Science Free

  • American Heroes
  • Animal Planet
  • CNN
  • History
  • HLN
  • ID Discovery
  • Mag Rack
  • National Geograohic
  • Science Channel
  • Smithsonian Channel
  • truTV


All content in this cateogy requires a monthly subscription that either is included as part of your TV package or comes with an a la carte package fee.
  • HBO
  • Cinemax
  • Showtime
  • Starz
  • The Movie Channel
  • Starz Encore
  • Movieplex
  • Anime Network
  • Disney Family Movies
  • here! Monthly
  • Stingray Karaoke
  • Too Much for TV
  • Playboy Premium

Primetime Free

All content in this category is included when you subscribe to the channels as part of your Spectrum TV services.

OWN On Demand isn't available to Spectrum TV Select subscribers. Customers may access OWN On Demand by subscribing to the Silver or Gold packages.
  • ABC
  • A&E
  • AMC
  • CBS
  • Discovery Channel
  • FOX
  • FX
  • FXX
  • Lifetime
  • TBS
  • NBC
  • TLC
  • TNT
  • Oxygen
  • OWN
  • USA
  • WE TV
  • The CW

Sports Free

  • ESPN
  • Golf TV
  • havoc Sports
  • Mag Rack
  • NBC Sports
  • NFL Network

Style & Home Free

Discovery Life On Demand access isn't available to Spectrum TV subscribers with Digi Tier 2. You must subscribe to the Silver or Gold TV package or Digital Tier 1 to receive the On Demand content.
  • Ambient.TV
  • Bravo
  • Cooking Channel
  • E!
  • Food Network
  • Hallmark Channel
  • HGTV
  • Mag Rack
  • Destination America
  • Sundance Channel
  • Travel Channel
  • Discovery Life
  • DIY Network
  • Pop TV

Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD)

Video On Demand services must be available in order to subscribe to Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD).

SVOD is a subscription service for a recurring monthly fee. When you order it from your TV, you'll have to confirm your order before the content is added to your account.

Choose an SVOD option for more info:


here! Monthly

$6.99 per month

Monthly programming serving the gay and lesbian community with movies and series, much like a premium channel.

The included content will not have any explicit material.

None of the content is more explicit than an R rating.

  • You'll be billed monthly for this service.
  • You can cancel at any time, and the charges will be prorated if you cancel in the middle of a billing cycle.
  • You'll be able to view any program within the package without any additional charge.
  • While here! doesn't contain any adult content, you can block any content you wish using the parental controls or locks. We recommend you set parental controls by rating so that your control will block all content with that rating or higher on all channels.


$6.99 per month

Karaoke Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD) is available as a monthly subscription service. Karaoke Monthly gives you hundreds of songs every month with new songs added regularly.

  • You can select and sing with any of 500 songs across eight genres (Pop, Modern Rock, Classic Rock, R&B/Hip Hop, Country, Oldies, Show Tunes and Specialty), just like a karaoke bar.
  • You'll be billed monthly for this service.

You can cancel at any time, and the charges will be prorated based on your billing cycle. Below is a sampling of the available songs, which vary monthly.

Category Songs


Beat It - Michael Jackson
Everybody Hurts - REM
Macarena - Los Del Rio
Drift Away - Dobie Gray


Spanish Angels - Willie Nelson & Ray Charles
Wish I Didn't Know - Toby Keith
Summertime Blues - Alan Jackson
And Still - Reba McEntire

Classic Rock

Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Slow Ride - Foghat
White Room - Cream
Time Is On My Side - Rolling Stones

Modern Rock

It's Been Awhile - Stained
How You Remind Me - Nickelback
Remember - Disturbed
If I Die Tomorrow - Motley Crue


Where My Girls At? - 702
Get Ur Freak On - Missy Elliott
Chain Of Fools - Aretha Franklin
Ch-Check It Out - Beastie Boys

Standards & Showtunes

You're The One That I Want - Grease
Sandy - Grease
All That Jazz - Chicago
I've Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra


Soul Man - The Blues Brothers
Twist & Shout - The Beatles
Mr. Bojangles - Sammy Davis Jr.
I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor


Amazing Grace
Jingle Bells
Silent Night

Disney Family Movies

$4.99 per month

Disney Family Movies provides a variety of entertainment programming for children with Disney Family Movies Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD). For a monthly fee, you'll get up to 12 movies per month.

Learn more about Disney Family Movies.

Too Much For TV

$14.99 per month

SVOD Too Much for TV content includes uncensored versions of several television shows, including Blind Date, Jerry Springer, Stag and South Park. It also includes unbleeped comedy, uncut music videos, uncensored celebrities, adult animation and more. It's available to all VOD markets except Waite Park, MN.

Too Much for TV on Demand includes up to 50 hours of programming, which is updated monthly.

Categories include:

  • Animation
  • Imports
  • Music
  • Specials
  • Variety
  • Uncut TV

Playboy TV

$19.99 per month

The Playboy TV SVOD premium package includes 40 hours of On Demand programming.

Playboy TV Network delivers entertainment for adults: original series, Date Night programming, Playboy Prime (which features 10- to 15-minute snippets from Playboy TV's top series) and new releases.

Playboy TV features 40 hours of On Demand content that's updated monthly.

Go to Channel 1 (VOD) > Premiums > Playboy TV to see a list of the programs available to you.

Anime On Demand

$6.99 per month

On Demand Anime Programming


Video On Demand Lineup

This table shows which VOD channels are available with each Spectrum TV subscription level. You can find a specific channel by searching for its name.

  Select Silver Gold
Bravo Yes Yes Yes
Cartoon Network Yes Yes Yes
CMT Yes Yes Yes
Comedy Central Yes Yes Yes
The Cooking Channel No Yes Yes
Discovery Channel Yes Yes Yes
Disney Channel Yes Yes Yes
Disney Junior Yes Yes Yes
Disney XD Yes Yes Yes
ESPN Yes Yes Yes
HGTV Yes Yes Yes
History Yes Yes Yes
HLN Yes Yes Yes
The Hub No Yes Yes
FLIX Yes Yes Yes
Food Network Yes Yes Yes
FX Yes Yes Yes
Illusion Yes Yes Yes
Kabillion Yes Yes Yes
Kids Unlimited Yes Yes Yes
MagRack Yes Yes Yes
MTV2 Yes Yes Yes
Music Choice Yes Yes Yes
NatGeo Channel Yes Yes Yes
NBC Yes Yes Yes
NBC Sports Yes Yes Yes
Nickelodeon Yes Yes Yes
NFL Network No Yes Yes
Oasis Yes Yes Yes
Oxygen Yes Yes Yes
Research Channel Yes Yes Yes
RHI Showcase Yes Yes Yes
Science No Yes Yes
Ski Channel Yes Yes Yes
Speed Channel Yes Yes Yes
Sundance No Yes Yes
SyFy Yes Yes Yes
TBS Yes Yes Yes
TCM Yes Yes Yes
TLC Yes Yes Yes
TNT Yes Yes Yes
Travel Channel Yes Yes Yes
truTV Yes Yes Yes
TV Guide Network Yes Yes Yes
USA Yes Yes Yes
VH1 Yes Yes Yes