Monday, September 05, 2016

TV Marathons on Labor Day 2016

Happy Labor Day! It's a holiday, so of course you turn to SitcomsOnline to see what marathons are on TV! Most of you are probably outdoors this last "unofficial" weekend of summer with your family & friends, but for those of you who are in need of some TV marathons...as usual, you've come to the right place!

First, we recently mentioned about getTV's In the Heat of the Night Labor Day marathon! It all begins at 6am. Antenna TV will have a Labor Day marathon of Leave it to Beaver. Go back to school with Beaver and Wally Cleaver, as Antenna TV will air a "Back to School Leave It to Beaver Marathon" featuring 36 school themed episodes that will take viewers back into the classroom. The bell rings at 5am ET and the marathon lasts until 11pm ET. Moving on, Logo has a launch marathon of Dawson's Creek beginning at 4am today through 11am, followed by movies. TV Land wants to thank you for being a friend with a Golden Girls marathon from 9am-6pm. TBS has a marathon of Friends from 10am-5pm, followed by a Family Guy and American Dad! 1-2 punch from 5pm-10:30pm. FXX will air an all-day marathon of The Simpsons on Labor Day beginning at 7am, while sister network FX airs a marathon of the sitcom Mike & Molly from 7am-5:30pm. WGN America will have a 8-hour marathon of In the Heat of the Night from 9am-5pm, followed by a Cops marathon from 5pm-11pm. And TV One has an Empire marathon beginning at 7am lasting through 1am.

TeenNick will have a marathon of the sitcom Zoey 101 from 6am-10pm. Esquire will have a marathon of Ninja Warriors starting a 7am. TNT will solve crimes with Rizzoli & Isles on Labor Day with a marathon from 9am-9pm leading into an all-new episode at 9pm. ION will entertain us by airing a Law & Order: SVU Labor Day marathon from 9am-6pm. And looking for more Law & Order? Sundance Channel will have a Law & Order marathon from 5pm-11pm. USA Network has a Labor Day marathon for Chrisley Knows Best starting at 6am lasting through 7:30pm. Spike TV will fight crime with a Cops and Jail marathon from 11am-10pm, while Cloo will have a House marathon from 6am-6am. WE tv will showcase a CSI: Miami marathon from 4pm-5am, with Law & Order: Criminal Intent during the day from 10am-4pm. VH1 Classic will showcase a Daria and Beavis and Butthead marathon from 2pm-8pm, while Pivot gives us a Veronica Mars marathon from 11am-7pm again. Syfy has a marathon of Z Nation running now and all the way into early Tuesday. Reality TV wise, E! has a Keeping Up With the Kardashians marathon beginning at 7am, while Bravo has a Real Housewives marathon beginning at 10am.

There are plenty of movie options as well, of course. AMC has a Back to the Future movies marathon beginning at 12 noon. Starz Encore has a James Bond movies marathon starting now lasting through 3am early Tuesday. And Freeform has a movies marathon beginning at 11am through 11pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (March/April)

The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five

03/03 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now... In Living Color! (Blu-ray)
03/07 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - Mama's Family - Mama's Favorites
03/07 - That '70s Show - The Complete Series - Flashback Edition (Blu-ray)
03/07 - What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - You Me Her - Season One
03/14 - Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season
03/14 - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Season Two
03/21 - Master of None - Season One
04/04 - Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season
04/11 - Father Knows Best - Season Five
04/11 - Schitt's Creek - The Complete Third Season
04/11 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
04/11 - Veep - The Complete Fifth Season
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, April 30

Bob's Burgers - "Like Gene for Chocolate" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Gene learns that the formula for his favorite chocolate has changed, he works with the head of the company in an attempt to remedy the situation. Meanwhile, Bob gets wrapped up in one of Teddy’s less-than-perfect plans.

Bob's Burgers - "Thelma & Louise Except Thelma Is Linda" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
After Louise gets in trouble at school, Linda is forced to meet with Mr. Frond (guest voice David Herman) and potentially could lose her hard-earned position as the Wagstaff bake sale leader. When she finds out that her daughter was actually trying to help another student, Linda is torn between following school policy or her own moral code.

The Simpsons - "Looking for Mr. Goodbart" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Bart gets in trouble on Grandparents Day at school and is forced to hang out with Skinner’s mother as punishment. After spending time with various grandmas in the neighborhood, he learns the benefits of hanging out with the elderly, but eventually recognizes the dangers of taking advantage of them. Meanwhile, Peekimon Get has taken over the town of Springfield.

Making History - "Night Cream" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
With the ever-present threat of losing tenure looming over him, Chris reaches out to John Hancock and Samuel Adams to help spice things up in the classroom in 2017. Meanwhile, Deb's dream of re-opening Chadwick's ice cream parlor is finally coming to fruition, but Dan has a few marketing ideas of his own.

Family Guy - "The Peter Principal" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Peter becomes the temporary principal at the high school, and Meg uses his new power to get even with her bullies. Meanwhile, Brian and Stewie open a bed & breakfast that quickly turns into a brothel.

The Last Man on Earth - "The Big Day" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Tandy and Gail face off in a major disagreement, on which the whole group must weigh in, and Carol is forced to choose a side. Meanwhile, Melissa, Todd and Erica each have major milestone moments.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 1)

Sunday, April 30

  • NeNe Leakes (The New Normal) - Catch NeNe on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, May 1
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Chris on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He will also be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • America Ferrera (Superstore) - America drops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Ike Barinholtz (The Mindy Project) - Ike appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Joel McHale (The Great Indoors/Community) - Joel is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jake Johnson (New Girl) - Jake visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Hank Azaria (Brockmire/The Simpsons/Free Agents) - Hank stops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Al Madrigal (About a Boy/Welcome to the Captain/Gary Unmarried) - Al appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kevin Nealon (Man with a Plan/Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Ashton Kutcher (The Ranch/Two and a Half Men/That '70s Show) - Ashton appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Allison Janney (Mom/Mr. Sunshine) - Allison teams up with Mario Batali to make a cheesy, decadent Gnocchi Al Telefono and dishes about her new Broadway show on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Charlie Hunnam (Undeclared) - Charlie will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am. He will also be on the AOL Build Show at 11:15am.
  • Nick Robinson (Melissa & Joey) - Nick talks about his new film Everything, Everything on the AOL Build Show at 1pm.
  • Jodie Sweetin (Hollywood Darlings/Fuller House/Full House) - Jodie is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.