While the weather outside is frightful, Bravo’s December lineup proves to be delightful! All month long Bravo rejoices in the holiday spirit with a selection of holiday movies beginning Saturday, Dec. 1 and festive movie marathons, beginning Saturday, Dec. 22. As snowflakes fall, viewers keep warm with Bravo premieres Elf, Love for Christmas, 3 Holiday Tails, Holiday Spin as well as Hallmark movies Baby’s First Christmas and A Christmas Song. Then, on Christmas Day, families can sip on hot coco and enjoy movies Cheaper by the Dozen and Shrek followed by two days of romantic comedies. Finally, fireworks light the sky as crowds ring in the New Year with marathons of fan-favourites Dallas, Criminal Minds, The Mentalist, Saving Hope and White Collar.
Complete chronological holiday programming is as follows. All programming is subject to change (visit Bravo.ca to confirm local broadcast times):
Tuesday, Dec. 4 – Friday Dec. 21
Bravo Christmas Movie Premieres
Starting on Dec. 4 viewers can enjoy holiday movies that are brand-new to Bravo including Canadian features HOLIDAY SPIN, COME DANCE WITH ME, BABY’S FIRST CHRISTMAS, and A CHRISTMAS SONG.
9 p.m. ET – LOVE FOR CHRISTMAS – Bravo Premiere
9 p.m. ET – 3 HOLIDAY TAILS – Bravo Premiere
8 p.m. ET – HOLIDAY SPIN – Bravo Premiere
9 p.m. ET – A CHRISTMAS KISS – Bravo Premiere
9 p.m. ET – COME DANCE WITH ME – Bravo Premiere
9 p.m. ET – ELF – Bravo Premiere
6 p.m. ET – BABY’S FIRST CHRISTMAS – Bravo Premiere
8 p.m. ET – A GOLDEN CHRISTMAS – Bravo Premiere
9 p.m. ET – WE’VE GOT CHRISTMAS MAIL – Bravo Premiere
9 p.m. ET – THE HORSES OF MCBRIDE – Bravo Premiere
9 p.m. ET – A CHRISTMAS SONG – Bravo Premiere
Saturday, Dec. 22, Sunday, Dec. 23 and Monday, Dec. 24
Christmas Movie Marathon
Starting at 6 a.m. ET, viewers can dig right into the holiday spirit with movie marathons including ELF, and holiday classic JACK FROST.
6 p.m. ET – COME DANCE WITH ME
8 p.m. ET – IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE
10:30 p.m. ET – WE’VE GOT CHRISTMAS MAIL
12:30 a.m. ET – SHREK THE HALLS
6 p.m. ET – JACK FROST
8 p.m. ET – ELF
10 p.m. ET – MISTLETOE OVER MANHATTAN
12 a.m. ET – THE CASE FOR CHRISTMAS
6 p.m. ET – A CHRISTMAS SONG
8 p.m. ET – A CHRISTMAS KISS
10 p.m. ET – BABY’S FIRST CHRISTMAS
12 a.m. ET – A GOLDEN CHRISTMAS
Tuesday, Dec. 25, Wednesday, Dec. 26 and Thursday, Dec. 27
Huge Movie Marathon
On Christmas Day, viewers can cozy up for a family-favourite movie marathon including CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN starting at 2 p.m. ET. Then, on Boxing Day tune in for romantic comedy classics YOU’VE GOT MAIL starring Tom Hanks (ELECTRIC CITY), Meg Ryan (Proof Of Life), and SERENDIPITY starring John Cusack (2012) and Kate Beckinsale (Underworld: Awakening).
2 p.m. ET – CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN
4 p.m. ET – CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN 2
6 p.m. ET – SHREK
8 p.m. ET – SHREK 2
10 p.m. ET – IT’S COMPLICATED
12:25 a.m. ET – AS GOOD AS IT GETS
8 p.m. ET – YOU’VE GOT MAIL
10:30 p.m. ET – SERENDIPITY
7 p.m. ET – KATE AND LEOPOLD
9:30 p.m. ET – TWO WEEKS NOTICE
11:30 p.m. ET – THE MONEY PIT
Friday, Dec. 28
Viewers can go back to where it all began with a full 18-hour Season 4 marathon of the hit series FLASHPOINT starting at 6 a.m. ET.
6 a.m. – 12 a.m. ET – FLASHPOINT Season 4 Marathon
Saturday, Dec. 29
Viewers can catch up on all things lawyerly with a Season 2 marathon of SUITS.
11 a.m. – 9 p.m. ET – SUITS Season 2 Marathon
Sunday, Dec. 30
Viewers can return to the classroom with Dr. Daniel Pierce in a Season 1 marathon of PERCEPTION starting at 11 a.m. ET.
11 a.m. – 9 p.m. ET – PERCEPTION Season 1 Marathon
Monday, Dec. 31
Julia & Hugh Marathon
Viewers can celebrate New Year’s Eve with Hollywood’s most adored actors Julia Roberts (Eat, Pray, Love) and Hugh Grant (Love Actually) in a special movie marathon.
3 p.m. ET – MYSTIC PIZZA
5 p.m. ET – ABOUT A BOY
7 p.m. ET – FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL
9:30 p.m. ET – NOTTING HILL
Tuesday, Jan. 1
Hello 2013! Viewers can ring in the New Year with southern bells and return to Southfork Ranch in a Season 1 marathon of DALLAS starting at 7 a.m. ET.
7 a.m. ET – DALLAS: JR RETURNS
9 a.m. ET – DALLAS: WAR OF THE EWINGS
11 a.m. – 9 p.m. ET – DALLAS Season 1
Wednesday, Jan. 2
CRIMINAL MINDS Marathon
Viewers can dive into the minds of the most dangerous criminals in a special eight-episode marathon of CRIMINAL MINDS showcasing the best of Senior SSA Jason Gideon (Mandy Patinkin).
4 p.m. – 12 a.m. ET – CRIMINAL MINDS MARATHON (The Best of Mandy Patinkin)
Thursday Jan. 3
THE MENTALIST MARATHON
Viewers can follow Patrick Jane (Simon Baker) as he consults for the California Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in a marathon of THE MENTALIST featuring their top eight cases.
4 p.m. – 12 a.m. ET – THE MENTALIST MARATHON (Top 8 Cases)
Friday, Jan. 4
Viewers can revisit the wings of Hope Zion Hospital in Toronto with a Season 1 marathon of SAVING HOPE.
8 a.m. – 9 p.m. ET – SAVING HOPE Season 1 Marathon
Saturday, Jan. 5 and Sunday, January 6
Viewers can try to learn a con or two from Neal Caffrey (Matt Bomer) in Season 2 and 3 marathons of WHITE COLLAR.
6 a.m. – 10 p.m. ET – WHITE COLLAR Season 2 Marathon
6 a.m. – 10 p.m. ET – WHITE COLLAR Season 3 Marathon