Best TV shows, movies to watch on Thanksgiving


If you're not interested in spending the holiday watching football, there are plenty of alternatives both on TV and in your DVD collection for Turkey Day, perfect for the whole family.

Thanksgiving Day Parade

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The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is on at 9 a.m. on NBC.

'The Beverly Hillbillies'

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"The Beverly Hillbillies" is on at 8 a.m. on MeTV.


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"Roseanne" is on from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on WE.



'Miracle on 34th Street'

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"Miracle on 34th Street" movie.


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"Friends" is on at 11 a.m. and 12-4 p.m. on TBS.

'The Simpsons'

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"The Simpsons" is on at 4 p.m. on FXX.

'Family Guy'

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"Family Guy" is on at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. on TBS.

'Bad Santa'

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"Bad Santa" movie.



'The All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration'

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"The All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration" is on at 8 p.m. on FOX.

'The Goldbergs'

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"The Goldbergs" is on at 9:30 p.m. on ABC.

'It's A Wonderful Life'

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"It's A Wonderful Life" movie.

'Dr. Ken'

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"Dr. Ken" is on at 10:30 p.m. on ABC.

'That 70's Show'

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"That 70's Show" is on from 6 a.m.-7:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. on IFC.



'The Big Bang Theory'

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"The Big Bang Theory" is on at 9 p.m. on TBS.

'A Christmas Story'

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"A Christmas Story" movie.

'The National Dog Show Presented by Purina'

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"The National Dog Show Presented by Purina" is on at 12 p.m. on NBC.

'South Park'

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"South Park" is on at 1:02 a.m., 9:20 a.m., 9:51 p.m. and 7:58 p.m. on Comedy Central.

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