Binge-Worthy “Red, White, and ‘Blue Bloods’ Marathon” to Celebrate the Fourth of July
WGN America’s new Monday Night Movie destination, “Movies for America,” hosted by Josh Macuga and Nicole Sterling, is set to showcase some of America’s most popular blockbuster films every week, beginning Monday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT. “Movies for America” will present a slate of fan-favorite films as the hosts provide fun facts and a wealth of cinematic knowledge. Viewers can find out the answers to who invented the ‘Hero Turn’ or why there was so much polyester in the ‘70s and more, every Monday night on WGN America. Preceding the new movie night will be a binge-worthy, “Red White and ‘Blue Bloods’ Marathon, with back-to-back episodes of the popular crime drama, “Blue Bloods,” all day on Tuesday, July 4, beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET/PT to celebrate the holiday.
“BLUE BLOODS” MARATHON
Tuesday, July 4 from 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET/PT
This Fourth of July, WGN America will present the “Red, White and ‘Blue Bloods’ Marathon. Liberty and justice all day long beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET/PT. “Blue Bloods” is a drama about a multi-generational family of cops dedicated to New York City law enforcement starring Tom Selleck, Donnie Wahlberg and Bridget Moynahan.
FOURTH OF JULY MOVIES
“Wild, Wild West” airs Monday, July 3 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT: The two best hired guns in the west (Will Smith, Kevin Kline) must save President Grant from the clutches of a nineteenth-century inventor-villain.
“The Patriot” airs Tuesday, July 4 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT: A reluctant South Carolina father (Mel Gibson) is forced to fight the British in this epic adventure about the American Revolution.
“MOVIES FOR AMERICA”
Premieres Monday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT
“Movies for America” kicks off with Tim Burton’s “Batman.” A full list of July movies is below:
Tim Burton’s “Batman” airs Monday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT: The Dark Knight of Gotham City (Michael Keaton) begins his war on crime with his first major enemy the clownishly homicidal Joker (Jack Nicholson).
“Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” Monday, July 17 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT: Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) and Barbossa (Geoffrey Rush) embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard (Ian McShane) and his daughter (Penelope Cruz) are after it too.
“The Da Vinci Code” airs Monday, July 23 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT: A murder inside the Louvre and clues in Da Vinci paintings leads Professor Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years — which could shake the foundations of Christianity.
“Blow” airs Monday, July 31 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT: The story of George Jung (Johnny Depp), the man who established the American cocaine market in the 1970s.
“HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER” MOTHER LOVIN TRIVIA MARATHON
Friday Nights in July at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT
This July, binge on “How I Met Your Mother” every Friday night beginning July 8 from 10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. on WGN America. Test your “How I Met Your Mother” knowledge with our weekly trivia challenge and a chance to win great Mother Prizes at WGNAmerica.com.