Monday, May 29, 2017

Memorial Day 2017 TV Marathons

Happy Memorial Day! As usual, we have the holiday marathons on a holiday for you! As we pay tribute to our troops every year on this day, let's have some fun as well watching TV marathons on the tube on this day off! If you're not going outside in the heat, then there are plenty of TV options for you on this day! Are you headed to the shore or would you rather watch some good TV marathons like The Incredible Hulk? Swim into summer! So bring out your lawn chair, throw some burgers on the BBQ, and watch some television!

Among the marathons today are the marathons we have previously mentioned, such as the Gidget marathon on Antenna TV today from 6am-10pm. Comedy Central has a Scrubs marathon that starts at 6am ET/PT, as series star Zach Braff will be tweeting throughout the day to celebrate. FXX has a marathon of The Simpsons from 6pm-12am. Sundance TV will have the ultimate Memorial Day marathon with a M*A*S*H marathon all day today running through 6am Tuesday. TV Land thanks you for being a friend as they have a marathon of The Golden Girls from 9am to 4pm. USA Network has a Chrisley Knows Best marathon from 6am-8pm. Centric has a marathon of The Soul Man all day today through 6:30pm. That '70s Show marathon airs on IFC from 6am-12pm. MTV2 has a Wayans Bros. marathon from 9am-10pm. Other sitcoms airing today will be in their regular blocks or stacks, like Three's Company, The Facts of Life and Alice on Logo.

Moving on to dramas, El Rey Network launches The Incredible Hulk with a marathon that has aired this weekend and concludes tomorrow at 5am. Pop will have an ER "Carol and Doug" marathon beginning at 9am and ending at 6pm. TV One has an Empire Memorial Day marathon today from 7am-1am. INSP has a Big Valley marathon from 7am-1pm. ION will have a marathon of Blue Bloods again this year from 9am-1am. Other notable marathons include Nashville catch-up marathon on CMT from 9am-8pm, as the season continues this Thursday at 9pm. WE tv has a CSI: Miami marathon from 2pm-4am. BBC America will have a Star Trek: Voyager marathon that will run 24 hours beginning at 6am. OWN will have a Queen Sugar marathon from 2pm-3am. Reelz's has a Kennedys marathon.

Reality series wise, WGN America has a Cops marathon from 12pm-8pm. CNBC has a Shark Tank marathon from 12-9pm. Esquire will showcase Knife Fight with a marathon from 12pm-10mm. Other reality best bets for the day are Impractical Jokers marathon on truTV, Southern Charm marathon on Bravo from 1-11pm, Bizarre Foods marathon on Travel Channel from 8am-4am, Dr. Phil on OWN from 5am-2pm, Beachfront Bargain Hunt marathon on HGTV from 7am-1pm, T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle marathon on VH1 and Say Yes to the Dress marathon on TLC from 7am-7pm. History has a American Pickers marathon. Oxygen has a Snapped marathon all day. And A&E has a Leah Remini: Scientology and The Aftermath marathon.

If you like movies on TV, watch the Harry Potter movie marathon on Freeform, The Hobbit on TNT, and Final Destination on IFC. And you can of course catch movies all day on Lifetime, LMN, FX, Syfy, AMC, TCM, TBS, MTV, E!, Spike and other networks that usually air movies. Enjoy!!


New on DVD/Blu-ray (April/May/June)

Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season ALF - The Complete DVD Collection The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series

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
05/02 - Red, White and Blue Collar Sitcoms - Make TV Great Again
05/09 - ALF - The Complete DVD Collection
05/09 - Divorce - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
05/09 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Second Season
05/16 - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - The Complete Series
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
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, June 29

Battle of the Network Stars - "TV Sitcoms vs. TV Kids" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Contestants include Bronson Pinchot, Tom Arnold, Dave Coulier, AJ Michalka, Tracey Gold, Joey Lawrence, Corbin Bleu, Nolan Gould, Lisa Whelchel and Kim Fields.

The Big Bang Theory - "The Collaboration Fluctuation" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Leonard, Penny and Raj adjust to their new living arrangement, and Sheldon takes an interest in Amy’s work.

Life in Pieces - "Musical Motel Property Bingo" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Greg insists on being Matt’s best man at his wedding, Matt is forced to reveal his secret about their plans. Also, Colleen refers Jen to her aggressive bikini waxer in order to get a referral discount; Joan tries to prove to Heather that Sophia is ready for a little independence; and Clementine gets a job at a car rental office, leaving Tyler home alone all day.

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Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of June 26)

Thursday, June 29

  • Jamie Foxx (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Catch Jamie on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC. He will also be on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Nick Kroll (The League/Cavemen) - Nick appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Ari Graynor (I'm Dying Up Here/Bad Teacher) - Ari visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. She will also be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Joel McHale (The Great Indoors/Community) - Joel is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jake Johnson (New Girl) - Jake appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jessica St. Clair (Playing House/Best Friends Forever/Notes from the Underbelly) and Lennon Parham (Playing House/Best Friends Forever/Accidentally on Purpose) - Jessica and Lennon are guests on a repeat of Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kristen Schaal (The Last Man on Earth/Bob's Burgers/Flight of the Conchords) - Kristen appears on a repeat of @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Julie Andrews (Julie) - Julie chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT. She also talks about Despicable Me 3 on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am and in the 9am hour.
  • Hilary Duff (Younger/Lizzie McGuire) - Hilary drops by LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) - Amy is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Angelique Cabral (Life in Pieces/Enlisted) - Angelique stops by for a chat on People Now at 8:30am.
  • Jane Lynch (Angel from Hell) - Jane is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Dave Franco (Scrubs/Do Not Disturb) and Aubrey Plaza (Parks and Recreation) - Dave and Aubrey talk about The Little Hours on the the AOL Build Show at 2pm.
  • Alyssa Milano (Who's the Boss?/Romantically Challenged) - Alyssa is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Miranda Cosgrove (Crowded/iCarly/Drake & Josh) - Miranda appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.