movie marathons nov 29 6 movie marathons, 'Friends' Thanksgiving episodes and more for Friday, Nov. 29Maybe you’re one of the lucky ducks who doesn’t have to work the day after Thanksgiving, so you can stay in your jammies all day and watch the movie marathon of your choice — Capt. Jack Sparrow, Alfred Hitchcock, “Star Wars.” So many choices.

Or if you’re like us, you’re getting the DVR set. But here are the marathons and specials being offered Friday, Nov. 29. Note: If you want to watch some “Friends” Thanksgiving Day episodes, start the DVR late Turkey Day night into the wee hours of the morning.

All times Eastern.

ABC: College football, noon to 7 p.m. (Iowa at Nebraska, Miami at Pittsburgh)

ABC Family: Harry Potter movie marathon, 9:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. (“Goblet of Fire,” “Order of the Phoenix,” “Half-Blood Prince,” “Deathly Hallows Part 1”)

AMC: Alfred Hitchcock movie marathon, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (“Vertigo,” “Rear Window,” “Psycho,” “The Birds”)

BBC America: “Planet Earth” marathon, 8 a.m. to 6 a.m. the next day

CBS: College football, 2:30 to 6 p.m. (Arkansas at LSU), “Garth Brooks Live from Las Vegas” 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

CLOO: “NCIS” marathon, 6 a.m. to 6 a.m. the next day

The CW: New “Nikita” episode, 9 p.m.

ESPN: College basketball, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Arizona at Duke), college football, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. (South Florida at Central Florida)

ESPN 2: College football, noon to 3 p.m. (Southern Methodist at Houston), college basketball, 3:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. the next day (teams TBA)

FOX: College football, 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. (Washington State at Washington), new episode of “Raising Hope,” 9 p.m.

HGTV: “House Hunters” marathon, 6:30 a.m. to 4 a.m. the next day

History: “Pawn Stars” marathon, 8 a.m. to 4 a.m. the next day

MTV: “Awkward.” marathon, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

NBC: New episodes of “Grimm” and “Dracula,” 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Nick: “Friends” Thanksgiving episodes marathon, 10 p.m. Nov. 28 to 6 a.m. Nov. 29

Oxygen: “America’s Next Top Model” Cycle 11 marathon, 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Spike TV: “Star Wars” movie marathon, 2 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. the next day (Episodes I, II and III)

Syfy: James Bond movie marathon, 8:30 a.m. ET to 12:30 a.m. the next day (“The Man With the Golden Gun,” “You Only Live Twice,” “GoldenEye,” “Casino Royale,” “Quantum of Solace”), with a timeout at 8 p.m. for WWE Friday Night Smackdown

TBS: Shrek movie marathon, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (“Shrek,” “Shrek 2,” “Shrek the Third”), then “The Wizard of Oz” starting at 3:30 p.m.

TNT: “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie marathon, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the next day (“Curse of the Black Pearl,” “Dead Man’s Chest,” “At World’s End”)

TV Land: “I Love Lucy” and “Andy Griffith Show” marathon, 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."