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Why did a current show disappear on Roku HBO?

The Vow has disappeared from The Roku Chanel HBO entirely. Went through every title on it; not there. Checked for software updates, uninstalled/reinstalled the app. 

It’s gone. It definitely aired tonight.

What is this?

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Re: Why did a current show disappear on Roku HBO?

I’d like to know the same thing as I’m sure many other people would like to the answer as well!

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Re: Why did a current show disappear on Roku HBO?

A particular show with several seasons was abruptly stopped. It's called "A French Village," Un Village Français. It was at first on HBO via Amazon Prime. It cut me off at Episode 13 of Season 1. I talked to the "Thinking" circle and my show appeared on Hulu! Two days ago, it disappeared from Hulu! I talked to the "Thinking" circle again and was directed to MHz. I have never heard of this channel. It offered a 7-day trial! MORE subscriptions! I demand to know why Hulu, which I pay for, dropped this show.

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Re: Why did a current show disappear on Roku HBO?


@32651 wrote:

A particular show with several seasons was abruptly stopped. It's called "A French Village," Un Village Français. It was at first on HBO via Amazon Prime. It cut me off at Episode 13 of Season 1. I talked to the Thinking Circle and my show appeared on Hulu. Two days ago, it disappeared. I talked to the Thinking circle and was directed to MHz. I have never heard of this. It offered a 7-day trial! MORE subscriptions! I demand to know why Hulu, which I pay for, dropped this show.


  1. Streaming licenses expire. Your monthly HULU subscription does not guarantee you the ability to stream content in perpetuity. The seasons of A FRENCH VILLAGE that were on HULU had been there for years. Plenty of time to have watched it if you were aware of its existence. HULU also does a nice job of placing an EXPIRING tab on content in MY STUFF on a Roku device. Gives you at least a 14 to 21 day notice of content that will soon leave the service.
  2. Seasons 1, 3 & 4 are available to stream on PRIME VIDEO. Seasons 2, 5, 6 & 7 are available to stream on MHZ CHOICE. 
  3. Why are you on a Roku support forum demanding to know why HULU is no longer streaming a show?
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Re: Why did a current show disappear on Roku HBO?


@parentalunit001 wrote:

The Vow has disappeared from The Roku Chanel HBO entirely. Went through every title on it; not there. Checked for software updates, uninstalled/reinstalled the app. 

It’s gone. It definitely aired tonight.

What is this?


FWIW it's there now. We binged it a week ago because I thought it was a six-episode series. Epi 8 appeared on schedule and I assume epi 9 will too.

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