Canal+

Canal+ is a French premium cable television channel launched in 1984. It is 100% owned by the Canal+ Group, which in turn is owned by Vivendi SA. The channel broadcasts several kinds of programming, mostly encrypted. Unencrypted programming can be viewed free of charge on Canal+ and on satellite on Canal+ Clair (Clear).

Canal+ is a supporter of the Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) initiative (a consortium of broadcasting and Internet industry companies including SES, OpenTV and Institut für Rundfunktechnik), which promotes and establishes an open European standard for hybrid set-top boxes for the reception of broadcast TV and broadband multimedia applications with a single user interface.

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Engrenages
Engrenages

When the badly beaten body of a young Romanian woman is discovered on a Parisian rubbish dump, the i…

Baron Noir
Baron Noir

French politician Philippe Rickwaert thirsts for revenge against his political enemies. Philippe's p…

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Le journal du hard

News and info about pornography, upcoming rated X DVDs, actors and actress, directors, adult festiva…

L'Emission d'Antoine
L'Emission d'Antoine

"L'Emission d'Antoine" (The Issue Antoine) is a talk show second part of the evening broadcast on Th…

Jamel Comedy Club
Jamel Comedy Club

The Jamel Comedy Club, presented by Jamel Debbouze for 9 years hosts the best new french stand-up pe…

Guyane
Guyane

Vincent Ogier, a twenty years old Parisian geology student, landed in Guyana for an internship at a…

Le Grand Journal
Le Grand Journal

Le grand journal (also known as Le grand journal de Canal+) is a French nightly news and talk show a…

Paf le Chien
Paf le Chien

Paf le Chien (Space Dog) (known as "Pat the Dog" in the U.S.) is the adaptation of the successful vi…

Paris etc
Paris etc

Five everyday heroines in Paris. Five ways of being, crying, laughing out loud, missing the bus, gri…

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Vernon Subutex

Vernon Subutex, a former Paris record store owner, is expelled from his home. He meets various chara…

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Hippocrate

Three inexperienced interns and a forensic pathologist have to manage the patients of a suburban pub…

Calls
Calls

Sound records on various media that reconstruct tragic events, which occurred in different times.

Un entretien
Un entretien

A director of human resources conducts job interviews. As the episodes unfold, the candidates introd…

Pitch
Pitch

Lionel Planche, a bossy and hyperactive young movie producer, has only one idea in mind: to finally…

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