DirecTV has made it official. Pay Paer View movies that you store on your DirecTV DVR will now only lasts for a 24-hour time period, from time of purchase. DirecTV states that the major movie studios are requiring this change in policy. All PPV items that you have stored on your DVR prior to April 15th, will remain available. After that date, the 24-hour time period will be enforced.. Since the 24-hour time period begins the moment your purchase the PPV movie, make sure you don't miss watching it. Read the official DirecTV statement below.
"Effective April 15, 2008, DVR recordings of PPV movies will be
available for 24 hours of unlimited viewing after purchase. Major movie
studios have required that satellite and cable providers alike may no
longer allow their customers to view these recordings for longer than
24 hours. During the 24 hour viewing period, you will continue to enjoy
all of your DVR features such as pause and rewind."