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 (June/July/August)

Father Knows Best - Season Six Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Sixth Season Alice - The Complete Fifth Season Rhoda - Season Four Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four

06/13 - The Andy Griffith Show - Return to Mayberry
06/13 - That's My Mama - The Complete Series
06/20 - Workaholics - The Final (Seventh) Season
06/20 - Workaholics - The Complete Series
06/27 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Third Season
07/04 - Superstore - Season Two
07/18 - Father Knows Best - Season Six
07/25 - Diff'ernt Strokes - The Complete Sixth Season
07/25 - Girls - The Final (Sixth) Season (Blu-ray)
08/01 - Alice - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
08/01 - Crashing - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
08/15 - Rhoda - Season Four
08/22 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season Four
08/29 - Will & Grace - Season One (Universal)
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, August 16

Marlon - "Pilot" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Exes Marlon (Marlon Wayans) and Ashley (Essence Atkins) try a friendly divorce for their children's sake, but things get tricky when Ashley decides to date again. Marlon struggles to keep a sponsor for his online channel, The Marlon Way.

Marlon - "Cleaning Out the Closet" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Ashley (Essence Atkins) is shocked to learn that Marlon (Marlon Wayans) has a storage unit crammed full of things from when they were married and challenges him to have a yard sale to part with it all.

Swedish Dicks - (Pop, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Ingmar's daughter, Sarah, helps the guys get a case at an advertising agency to find out who is stealing secret data; the undercover job takes a turn when Ingmar and Axel's client makes a fatal decision; Sun works on the firm's marketing strategy.

Swedish Dicks - (Pop, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Haunted by the ghost of his former stunt buddy, an unstable Ingmar makes an embarrassing mistake; Axel takes it upon himself to infiltrate a cult.

Younger - "The Gelato and the Pube" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Liza receives a great opportunity at work, but there’s a catch. Josh meets someone new. Maggie ruffles some feathers.

Odd Mom Out - "Dadderall" (Bravo, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Faced with an impossible work deadline on the night of his Dad's Committee Night Out, Andy takes stimulants; Jill and Vanessa learn the cruel definition of Med Spa as they visit their college friend, Ollie, at his new venture.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 14)

Wednesday, August 16

  • Zach Galifianakis (Baskets) - Watch Zach on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Lake Bell (Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later/How to Make It in America/Childrens Hospital) - Lake appears on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Marc Maron (GLOW/Maron) - Marc is a guest on a repeat of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/The Office) - Ellie visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Andrew Dice Clay (Dice/Hitz/Bless This House) - Andrew stops by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He will also be on the AOL Build Show at 1pm.
  • Carl Reiner (The Dick Van Dyke Show) - Carl is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • James Van Der Beek (What Would Diplo Do?/Friends with Better Lives/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - James appears on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family) - Eric chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin performs Smile off her new album, The Art of Elegance, and faces her fear of crawfish on a repeat of Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Tasha Smith (Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse/The Tom Show/Boston Common) - Tasha will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET. She will also be on PIX11 Morning News on WPIX in New York at 8:45am.
  • Ben Falcone (Joey/A to Z) - Ben talks about his new book, Being a Dad Is Weird, on a repeat of ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Brandy (Moesha/The Game/Thea) - Brandy talks about Chicago on Broadway on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman and Brendan Hines (The Tick) - Peter, Griffin and Brendan talk about Amazon's The Tick on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.