Bravo Toasts the Holidays with Movies, Finales, and Marathons, Beginning December 1

— November 20, 2014

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TORONTO (November 20, 2014) – Bravo celebrates the holidays with a feast of Christmas movies, finales, and marathons. The festive spread begins Monday, Dec. 1 at 6 a.m. ET with holiday movies every weekday morning with CHRISTMAS MOVIE MORNINGS. Bravo keeps on giving throughout the month with gripping finales including the series finale of the crime drama WHITE COLLAR, Dec. 18 at 10 p.m. ET, the Season 1 finale of the compelling drama KINGDOM, Dec. 15 at 10 p.m. ET, and the Season 2 finale of the psychological thriller THE FALL, Dec. 19 at 10 p.m. ET.

The festive movie marathons start bright and early on Bravo with SATURDAY CHRISTMAS MOVIES marathon beginning Saturday, Dec. 6 at 6 a.m. ET, and the SUNDAY CHRISTMAS MOVIES marathon beginning Sunday, Dec. 7 at 6 a.m. ET. Then, Bravo serves up another helping of movie marathons with the all-day CHRISTMAS MOVIE MARATHON beginning Saturday, Dec. 20 at 6 a.m. ET, featuring the premieres of BACK TO CHRISTMAS, BEST CHRISTMAS PARTY EVER, and THE CHRISTMAS PARADE. On Christmas day, Bravo delivers the FAMILY MOVIE MARATHON beginning at 6 a.m. ET, featuring an onslaught of family favourites including E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE, and the Back to the Future trilogy.

For those who need more grit in their holiday viewing, beginning Friday, Dec. 26 at 6 a.m. ET Bravo features encore airings of its most enticing dramas. Kicking off the event is the BLUE BLOODS MARATHON, featuring every episode from Season 1- 4. Then, on Monday, Dec. 29 at 11 p.m. ET the CRIMINAL MINDS MARATHON joins the lineup with every episode from Season 6-9. Bravo wraps up 2014 with the entire first season of critically-acclaimed drama, THE WIRE with THE WIRE MARATHON beginning Wednesday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m. ET. Finally, for viewers who have yet to get hooked on Bravo’s original drama 19-2, Bravo is re-airing the entire first season with the 19-2 MARATHON, Sunday, Jan. 4 beginning at 11 a.m. ET.

 

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Below is a sample of Bravo holiday highlights. Click here for the complete schedule and film synopses.

 

Monday, Dec. 1 – Friday, Dec. 19

CHRISTMAS MOVIE MORNINGS

Winter mornings indoors just got cozier as Bravo features Christmas-themed movies every weekday morning beginning Monday, Dec. 1 at 6 a.m. ET. Movies featured during CHRISTMAS MOVIE MORNINGS include MS. SCROOGE (Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 6 a.m. ET), COMFORT AND JOY (Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 6 a.m. ET), A TOWN WITHOUT CHRISTMAS (Thursday, Dec. 4 at 6 a.m. ET), WHEN ANGELS COME TO TOWN (Friday, Dec. 5 at 6 a.m. ET), A DIVA’S CHRISTMAS CAROL (Monday, Dec. 8 at 6 a.m. ET), and FINDING JOHN CHRISTMAS (Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6 a.m. ET).

 

Saturday, Dec. 6 – Saturday, Dec. 13

SATURDAY CHRISTMAS MOVIES

Bravo keeps on giving with holiday movies including the premieres of ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS (Saturday, Dec. 6 at 12 p.m. ET), TWICE UPON A CHRISTMAS (Saturday, Dec. 6 at 2 p.m. ET), and CHRISTMAS ON CHESTNUT STREET (Saturday, Dec. 6 at 8 p.m. ET).

 

Sunday, Dec. 7 – Sunday, Dec. 14

SUNDAY CHRISTMAS MOVIES

Starting at 6 a.m. ET on Dec. 7, Sundays get into the holiday spirit with more holiday movies including SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED FOR CHRISTMAS (Sunday, Dec. 7 at 8 p.m. ET) and INSTANT MESSAGE (Sunday, Dec. 14 at 8 p.m. ET).

 

Thursday, Dec. 11 – Friday, Dec. 19

Bravo has the series finale of WHITE COLLAR (Thursday, Dec. 18 at 10 p.m. ET), the Season 1 finale of KINGDOM (Monday, Dec. 15 at 10 p.m. ET), and the Season 2 finale of THE FALL (Friday, Dec. 19 at 10 p.m. ET)

 

Saturday, Dec. 20 – Wednesday, Dec. 24

CHRISTMAS MOVIE MARATHON

Holiday movies keep on coming with CHRISTMAS MOVIE MARATHON featuring the premieres of BACK TO CHRISTMAS (Saturday, Dec. 20 at 8 p.m. ET), BEST CHRISTMAS PARTY EVER (Tuesday, Dec. 23 at 8 p.m. ET), and THE CHRISTMAS PARADE (Tuesday, Dec. 23 at 10 p.m.ET).

 

Thursday, Dec. 25

FAMILY MOVIE MARATHON

Bravo’s FAMILY MOVIE MARATHON is full of fan-favourites beginning with E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL on Thursday, Dec. 25 at 6 a.m. ET, followed by heartwarming classic MRS. DOUBTFIRE, and the time-travelling Back to the Future trilogy.

 

Friday, Dec. 26 – Monday, Dec. 29

BLUE BLOODS MARATHON

From Friday, Dec. 26 to Monday, Dec. 29, Bravo spends some quality time with the Reagan family in the BLOOD BLOODS MARATHON, featuring four seasons, in four days.

 

Monday, Dec. 29 – Sunday, Jan. 4

CRIMINAL MINDS MARATHON

The B.A.U joins Bravo for the holiday season during the CRIMINAL MINDS MARATHON. Beginning Monday, Dec. 29 viewers can enjoy every episode from Season 6 - 9.

 

Wednesday, Dec. 31 – Saturday, Jan. 3

THE WIRE MARATHON

Bravo delivers the entire first season of the award-winning series THE WIRE, every night at 9 p.m. ET, beginning Wednesday, Dec. 31.

 

Sunday, Jan. 4

19-2 MARATHON

Viewers can catch up on the entire first season of the Bravo original series 19-2, beginning at 11 a.m. ET. Set in Montréal, 19-2 follows the lives of veteran city cop Nick Barron (Adrian Holmes, ARROW) and recently transferred rural officer, Ben Chartier (Jared Keeso, FALLING SKIES). Two men from very different worlds, Ben and Nick anchor this richly nuanced, character-driven drama that explores their journey as reluctantly partnered beat cops.

 

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