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5 Ways to Prep for Feastwood (Your Thanksgiving Marathon With Clint)

5 Ways to Prep for Feastwood (Your Thanksgiving Marathon With Clint)

This Thursday, Clint Eastwood is crashing your Thanksgiving with Feastwood: A Dirty Harry Marathon. With back-to-back broadcasts of the entire series. Consult our check list below for five ways to get ready for your holiday with the cinematic legend.

And They’re Back! 10 Ways to Prep for “THE RETURNED” Marathon

And They’re Back! 10 Ways to Prep for “THE RETURNED” Marathon

Your favorite French zombies are making a return to SundanceTV, with the Season 1 marathon airing Novemeber 2 at Noon/11c. We invite old fans and new to save the date with your couch, and check out our fittingly eerie list of marathon prerequisites (quizzes, behind the scene photos and more!) to get ready for the revival of what critics have hailed as an “achingly beautiful” series.

The Ultimate “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Checklist

The Ultimate “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Checklist

Now that THE HONORABLE WOMAN has come to a close, SundanceTV invites you to tune-in to a full-series marathon this Sun, Oct. 5 at Noon/11c. With a show as explosive and unpredictable as this, our guide below (including images, videos, games and quizzes) will help you keep up with the twists and go deeper into the Stein family drama.

The Ultimate “RECTIFY” Marathon Check List

The Ultimate “RECTIFY” Marathon Check List

Now that Season 2 of RECTIFY has come to a close, SundanceTV is treating you to a full-series marathon–starting with Episode 1 of Season 1–on Sun, Aug. 24 at 6AM/7c. Whether it’s a cure for your Holden withdrawals or a chance to catch up from the beginning, use our marathon checklist below and maximize your Paulie experience.

11 Ways to Enhance “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Mid-Season Marathon

11 Ways to Enhance “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Mid-Season Marathon

Can’t get enough of Nessa Stein (Maggie Gyllenhaal)? Then we have some good news. SundanceTV is airing a mid-season marathon of THE HONORABLE WOMAN, back-to-back episodes of the entire season thus far, Sat., Aug 23 Noon/11c. Still not enough? Consider the following:

6 Ways to Prep for the “Rectify” Marathon This Sunday

6 Ways to Prep for the “Rectify” Marathon This Sunday

Obsessed with RECTIFY? Then we have some good news. SundanceTV is airing a marathon of the entire second season (so far) on Sun., Jul. 20 at 5/4c. Still not enough? How’s this…

10 Ways to Prep for “THE RED ROAD” Marathon This Saturday

10 Ways to Prep for “THE RED ROAD” Marathon This Saturday

Struggling with Momoa withdrawl? Get your fix by reliving the entire first season of THE RED ROAD. SundanceTV is having a marathon on Sat, Jun. 28 at noon/11c. Need even more? So be it!

5 Ways to Prepare for “RECTIFY” Season 2

5 Ways to Prepare for “RECTIFY” Season 2

Counting the days until RECTIFY Season 2? Here’s a handy guide of things to do in the meantime.

“THE RED ROAD” Fans Can Get Much More Momoa Online

“THE RED ROAD” Fans Can Get Much More Momoa Online

Can’t get enough of THE RED ROAD star Jason Momoa? Feed your obsession with the following… 1. Black and white photos of the star on set. 2. Photos of Momoa with his wife and costar Lisa Bonet. 3. Jason Momoa memes to share on Facebook and Twitter. 4. A high school yearbook pic of Phillip…

Oy! To The World: A Mel Brooks Christmas Marathon

Oy! To The World: A Mel Brooks Christmas Marathon

SUNDANCE CHANNEL TO DECK THE HALLS WITH COMEDY KING MEL BROOKS’ FINESTFilm Series “Oy! to the World: A Mel Brooks Christmas Marathon” Slated for Christmas Day New York, NY – December 12, 2013 – This holiday season, Sundance Channel is learning that it’s “good to be the king.” Starting at 6:00 AM ET/PT on Christmas…

Sundance Channel announces marathons of THE RETURNED

Sundance Channel announces marathons of THE RETURNED

Viewers can still get hooked on the engrossing, stylish eight-part French horror series that Entertainment Weekly gave an “A-” and called “eerie, tense, and highly addictive.” Beginning Sunday December 1st, each week, viewers will have the chance to catch-up on all previously aired episodes during marathons of THE RETURNED in anticipation of each week’s brand new episode on Sundance Channel.

Sundance Channel to marathon Emmy nominated TOP OF THE LAKE and RESTLESS

Sundance Channel to marathon Emmy nominated TOP OF THE LAKE and RESTLESS

On the heels of receiving a record 10 Prime Time Emmy® nominations for its miniseries TOP OF THE LAKE and RESTLESS, Sundance Channel is offering viewers an opportunity to enjoy back-to-back episodes of both critically-acclaimed series. The seven-part, TOP OF THE LAKE marathon will air on July 28th from 1pm -8pm ET/PT, and the two-part RESTLESS marathon will begin with the first two-hour installment airing July 31st at 8pm ET/PT, followed immediately by part two beginning at 10:00pm ET/PT.

First Olympic marathon athletes

First Olympic marathon athletes

The other weekend, my neighborhood was teeming with runners from all over the world who were in New York City to race in the world’s largest marathon, for which I woke up in time (no small feat for me on the weekends) to witness the thrilling come-from-behind-victory for the women’s race by Firehiwot Dado of Ethiopia. (Even more impressive to me than her win was the fact that Firehiwot Dado has the word “fire” in her first name.) Her winning time of 2:23:15 and, for the men, Kenyan Geoffrey Mutai’s record-setting time of 2:5:5 compelled the television commentators to remark that the marathon had now become a sprint at the elite level and it won’t be long before the 2 hour mark is beaten…

Vintage photos from past NYC Marathons

Vintage photos from past NYC Marathons

Browse online the New York Public Library’s collection of photos from past NYC Marathons, such as the above image which was taken on 1st Avenue between 76th and 77th Streets at the 1979 race. No iPods, no Foursquare check-ins, and no silly costumes. [Via]