Any TV Marathons Playing Over New Year’s Weekend? Yes, 131 of Them!

by Jason the TVaholic on December 30, 2010

in Cable TV, TV Talk

Well, there could be a few more than 131, but that’s all I could find. If you know of one that I missed, please let us know in the comments below. As with previous TV marathon posts, to be listed the marathon must be a minimum of five hours of like content. Note: “early” means it starts before noon and “tonight” means it starts in the evening.

There are 38 TV marathons on New Year’s Eve and my prime picks are Buffy the Vampire Slayer on Logo, The Dukes of Hazard on CMT, House, M.D. on USA, and In Living Color on Centric.

On New Year’s Day there are 52 TV marathons and my prime picks are Buffy the Vampire Slayer on Logo, Doctor Who on BBC America, The Larry Sanders Show on IFC, and The Three Stooges on AMC.

To close out the weekend, Sunday there are 51 TV marathons and my prime picks are 30 for 30 on ESPN2, Buffy the Vampire Slayer on Logo, and Sean Connery James Bond movies on BBC America, and The Three Stooges on AMC.

Which ones look good to you?

New Year’s Eve TV Marathons

A&E has 16 episodes of Criminal Minds.
ABC Family has nine episodes of America’s Funniest Home Videos.
AMC is playing the Back to the Future Trilogy twice.
Animal Planet has six episodes of Confessions: Animal Hoarding tonight.
BBC America has episodes of Doctor Who all day and tomorrow.
BIO has five episodes of American Gangster tonight.
Bravo has 14 episodes of The Real Housewives of …
Cartoon Network has 10 episodes of Adventure Time With Finn & Jake.
Centric has 36 episodes of In Living Color.
Chiller TV has seven zombie movies today.
CMT has 13 episodes of The Dukes of Hazard.
Cooking Channel has 15 episodes of Iron Chef.
Discovery Channel has 14 episodes of Deadliest Catch.
Discovery Health has eight episodes of Dr. G: Medical Examiner.
Food Network has nine episodes of The Next Food Network Star.
Golf Channel is playing Tin Cup four times today.
Green Channel has five episodes of Solving History With Olly Steeds early.
Hallmark Channel has four Christmas themed TV movies.
HGTV has 27 episodes of House Hunters International.
History is alternating between episodes of American Pickers and Pawn Stars all day.
ID has 24 episodes of Disappeared.
ION has 10 episodes of Without a Trace.
Logo has seven episodes of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Military has nine episodes of World War II in Color.
MSNBC has 10 episodes of Lockup…
MTV has Jersey Shore episodes all day and all weekend.
Nat Geo Wild has 15 episodes of World’s Deadliest Animals.
Science has episodes of How It’s Made all day.
Speed has the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction all day.
Spike TV has 26 episodes of 1000 Ways to Die.
Syfy has episodes of The Twilight Zone all day and all weekend long.
TLC has nine episodes of 48 Hours…
Travel Channel has 12 episodes of Ghost Adventures.
Universal HD has 24 episodes of Life is Wild.
USA has 22 episodes of House, M.D.
VH1 has 13 episodes of Saturday Night Live.
WE has seven episodes of My Fair Wedding With David Tutera early and another five later.

New Year’s Day TV Marathons

A&E has 22 episodes of Dog the Bounty Hunter.
ABC Family has 15 episodes of America’s Funniest Home Videos.
AMC has episodes of The Three Stooges all day and tomorrow.
Animal Planet has 14 episodes of Pit Bulls & Parolees.
BBC America has episodes of Doctor Who the first half of the day.
BET has 40 episodes of The Game.
Bravo has eight episodes of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
Centric has 20 episodes of The A-Team.
Chiller TV has episodes of Fear Factor all day.
CMT has 13 episodes of Dallas.
Cooking Channel has 12 episodes of Two Fat Ladies and later another six.
Discovery Channel has 14 episodes of MythBusters.
DIY has 11 episodes of The Vanilla Ice Project that play two times today.
Encore Western has 24 episodes of Wagon Train.
Food Network has six episodes of Worst Cooks in America tonight.
Golf Channel has 13 episodes of Top 10 early followed by 16 episodes of Golf Channel Academy.
gmc has 28 episodes of 227.
Green Channel has 12 episodes of Perfect Disaster.
GSN has 18 episodes of Baggage followed by seven episodes of High Stakes Poker.
Hallmark Channel has six Christmas themed TV movies.
IFC has 47 episodes of The Larry Sanders Show.
ID has seven episodes of Wicked Attraction followed by 17 episodes of Deadly Women.
Logo has Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes all day and tomorrow.
MSNBC has 15 episodes of Lockup…
MTV has Jersey Shore episodes all day and tomorrow.
MTV2 has 15 episodes of Rob & Big followed by episodes of Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory the rest of the day and into tomorrow.
Nat Geo Wild has five episodes of Expedition Wild early followed by 14 episodes of Animal Extractors.
National Geographic has 21 episodes of Locked Up Abroad.
Oxygen has 10 episodes of Snapped.
Science has six episodes of Through the Worm Hole With Morgan Freeman early and later has 12 episodes of Oddities.
SoapNET has eight episodes of One Tree Hill.
Speed has the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction all day.
style has 21 episodes of Jerseylicious.
Syfy has episodes of The Twilight Zone all day and well into tomorrow.
TCM has 13 episodes of The March of Time.
TeenNick has 20 episodes of Degrassi: The Next Generation and later another four.
TLC has nine episodes of Sister Wives tonight.
TNT has six episodes of Law & Order early.
Travel Channel has seven episodes of Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations followed by 10 episodes of Bert the Conqueror.
TV Land has 10 episodes of The Nanny early.
TV One has episodes of Martin all day.
Universal HD has 11 episodes of Winter Dew Tour: 2009 early.
USA has 20 episodes of NCIS.
VH1 has five-part 100 Greatest Artists early.
WE has five episodes of Ghost Whisperer followed by 14 episodes of The Golden Girls.

Sunday TV Marathons

A&E has 13 episodes of Gene Simmons Family Jewels.
AMC has episodes of The Three Stooges all day.
Animal Planet has 14 episodes of River Monsters…
BBC America is playing four Sean Connery James Bond movies twice today.
BET has 24 episodes of The Game.
BIO has six episodes of I Survived….
Bravo has five episodes of The Millionaire Matchmaker early followed by 12 episodes of The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
Centric has episodes of Soul Train most of the day.
CMT has 20 episodes of Green Acres.
E! has six episodes of Bridalplasty.
ESPN has 11 episodes of World’s Strongest Man Competition: From 2010.
ESPN2 has seven 30 for 30 documentaries.
gmc has 13 episodes of Promised Land.
Golf Channel has 16 episodes of Golf’s Amazing Videos.
Green Channel has six episodes of Lobster Wars early followed by eight episodes of Lobstermen.
GSN has five episodes of High Stakes Poker tonight.
Hallmark Movie Channel has 13 episodes of Matlock.
IFC has episodes of Mr. Show all day.
Logo has Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes all day.
Military has six episodes of First World War early.
MTV has Jersey Shore episodes all day.
MTV2 has nine episodes of Run’s House early and another 11 episodes later tonight.
Nat Geo Wild has 10 episodes of My Dog Ate What? followed by eight episodes of In the Womb.
Science has 13 episodes of Mantracker.
Speed has 12 episodes of Stacey David’s Gearz early followed by 14 episodes of My Classic Car.
Spike TV has 11 episodes of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Syfy has episodes of The Twilight Zone the first half of the day followed by a Stephen King stuff the rest of the day including Children of the Corn, The Langoliers miniseries, The Stand miniseries and The Tommyknockers miniseries.
TeenNick has 19 episodes of Degrassi: The Next Generation and later another four.
TLC has six episodes of 48 Hours Mystery.
Travel Channel has five episodes of When Vacations Attack! tonight.
truTV has 12 episodes of Bait Car.
TV Land has 10 episodes of The Nanny early and later 10 episodes of Everybody Love Raymond.
USA has 20 episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
WE has six episodes of Amazing Wedding Cakes early followed by six episodes of My Fair Wedding With David Tutera.

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1 Kyle December 30, 2010 at 3:45 pm

I’m making great progress on my own marathons. Already completed:
– V – season 1 rewatch
– Nikita – eps 3->latest
– Shameless UK – series 1 rewatch
– Mentalist – season 2 and half of season 3

Will try to catch up on the rest I have piled up: The Mentalist (4 eps), Hawaii Five-0 (4 eps), Men of a Certain Age (all of 2nd season), Tower Prep (6 or 7 eps), Glory Daze (2 eps). Don’t think I’ll get to Mission: Impossible this week–also wanted to try to marathon all 6 eps of Luther.

2 Jason the TVaholic December 31, 2010 at 4:39 am

Got the third disc from Netflix yesterday, so I’m going to be watching Being Human UK S.2 and then hopefully getting to a few things I have on the DVRs.

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