That's right. The Weather Channel will begin showing movies, starting with The Perfect Storm and going all the way down to the ironically named Misery.
The weather angle is pretty clear in "The Perfect Storm," but "Misery"? [Weather Channel chief programmer Geoffrey] Darby noted the nightmare endured by James Caan's character begins with a blinding snowstorm.
Ooh, a snowstorm! That's weather. So is the rain in Road to Perdition! Or the sunshine in Under the Tuscan Sun.
"It's a way to respond to at least a significant portion of our audience that says, `Let's expand the definition of weather,'" he said.
Expanding or destroying?