CNBC Launching Movie Night

By Andrew Gauthier 


CNBC is launching a weekly movie night. The financial news network will premiere a number of acquired films on Friday nights throughout the Summer, in what it is calling “CNBC Cinema.”

Among the films it will be showing are The Thomas Crown Affair, Wall Street, The Player and The Last Days of Lehman Brothers.


The programming decision is similar to that made by The Weather Channel late last year, when it added a movie night on Friday evenings. More…