Lost Media Archive

The Love Stories Channel was the first channel dedicated to romance films and began in 1994 along with The Westerns Channel and The Mystery Channel. Compared to those 2 The Love Stories Channel's Next on Bumper involved an orange/lime background, curtains and a loving couple and later a gray/white background. while the next and later involved this order:


"Romance Movie Title"

Names of Film Stars


Duration of the Movie

The Love Stories channel gave us commercial free romance movies that made us tear up a little and felt in a lot of love. The Love Stories Channel was one of the 7 Different Encore theme Channels and the 12 different premium movie channels of the STARZ! encore Super Pak . The Love Stories Channel had blocks with movies being highlighted every single month on blocks like Salute to the King, Love By the Book, Passport To Love, Romantic Comedies, Intermezzo, Heart Throbs and more. The Love Stories Channel was the place to escape to romance.

Two videos were found on YouTube from a partial from CHENOWETHRULES and the full one from Timmy Jones. the Next and Later bumper involves the announcer saying this "(Something Specific) Next on Encore's Love Stories Channel/The Love Stories Channel. Escape To Romance.