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 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 (September)

The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season Modern Family - The Complete Season 7

09/06 - Coach - Season One (Mill Creek) / Season Two / Seasons One and Two
09/06 - South Park - The Complete Ninteenth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season
09/20 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season
09/20 - Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season
09/20 - Modern Family - The Complete Season 7
09/20 - Veep - Season 5
09/27 - The Wonder Years - Season Six
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Saturday, October 22

Superstore - "Guns, Pills and Birds" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Amy (America Ferrera) assigns an uncomfortable Jonah (Ben Feldman) to the gun section of Cloud 9, Jonah abuses his right-to-refuse sale to anyone that causes concern, causing an open-carry protest to gather in the store. On principle, Glenn (Mark McKinney) attempts to purchase all of the store's morning-after pills, but finds himself in a moral dilemma when he can't afford them. Dina (Lauren Ash), Garrett (Colton Dunn) and Mateo (Nico Santos) hunt down a crow that has flown into the store.

The Thundermans - "Happy Heroween" (Nickelodeon, 8:00PM ET/PT)
It's a major Halloween storm outside, but inside Colosso keeps the family spooked by telling three scary stories that are sure to terrify even the bravest of superheroes.

School of Rock - "Welcome to My Nightmare" (Nickelodeon, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Mr. Finn's class decides to celebrate Halloween in school after Principal Mullins, who hates the holiday, goes home sick. When she returns sooner than expected, they have to scramble to keep her from finding out the truth.

Complete TV Listings

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 24)

Saturday, October 22

  • Jim J. Bullock (Too Close for Comfort) - Jim talks about touring the U.S. in Kinky Boots on Oprah: Where Are They Now? at 10pm ET/PT on OWN.
Sunday, October 23
  • Patti LaBelle (Out All Night) - Catch Patti on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, October 24
  • Ricky Gervais (The Office) - Watch Ricky on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Tom Hanks (Bosom Buddies) - Tom appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about Inferno on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Elijah Wood (Wilfred) - Elijah is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Ana Gasteyer (People of Earth/Lady Dynamite/Suburgatory) - Ana visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ron Howard (Happy Days/The Andy Griffith Show) - Ron appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Zooey Deschanel (New Girl) - Zooey is a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Michael Chiklis (Daddio) - Michael drops by Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Jameela Jamil (The Good Place) - Jameela appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Aya Cash (You're the Worst) - Aya talks about You're the Worst on the AOL Build ShoW at 2pm. She will also be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Will Forte (The Last Man on Earth) - Will is a guest on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am.
  • Mary Steenburgen (The Last Man on Earth/Ink) - Mary talks about The Last Man on Earth on NBC's Today in the 10am hour. She will also be on the AOL Build Show at 12:30pm.
  • Anna Camp (The Mindy Project) - Anna talks about Good Girls Revolt on People Now at 8:30am.
  • James Brolin (Life in Pieces) - James is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.