Media Player Classic Home Cinema project is based on the original “Media Player Classic” SourceForge project created by Gabest. After the original author stopped working on it the new versions came under the new project called Media Player Classic Home Cinema also hosted at SourceForge.net.
Currently about 24 developers are working on the Home Cinema project. The player supports all common video, audio and image file formats available as well as video playback. The MPC HC programming language is C++ and was started on 06.21.2006
Media Player Classic Home Cinema is an extremely light-weight media player for Windows. It looks just like Windows Media Player v6.4, but has many additional features. You can use the player as a Media Player Classic Home Theater.