Crown Media United States, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Crown Media Holdings Inc. It owns, operates and distributes cable television channels that provide entertainment programs for adults and families. Crown Media Holdings Inc. distributes Hallmark Channel in the United States to 86 million subscribers through more than 5,300 cable systems, communities and direct-to-home satellite services. The firm offers classic series, original movies, mini series and first-run presentations from third parties. It also operates a 24-hour linear channel, the Hallmark Movie Channel, in both standard and high definition (HD) formats.