What’s the silver lining to a less family-intensive Thanksgiving? The ability to watch the Turkey Day Marathon unfettered by questions from your great aunt who wants to know why those strange shadowy figures keep talking over the movie.
We want to make it easy for everyone to tune in, so with huge thanks to Shout! Factory, we present this very complete list of how you can watch. Still got questions? Hit me up in the comments and I’ll do my best to get you an answer.
And without further ado, here’s how to catch the 2020 Turkey Day Marathon:
You can watch on a desktop computer by using a browser (e.g., Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer) and visiting http://www.shoutfactorytv.com.
You can watch on mobile devices through a mobile browser that supports HTML5. This includes iPhones, iPads, Android and other mobile devices. No app download is required. In your mobile browser, go to http://www.shoutfactorytv.com to begin watching.
Shout! Factory TV is available as an app via Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and Apple TV. Download the app and navigate to the Shout! Factory TV and MST3K 24/7 channels to begin watching.
Twitch: Access the MST3K channel or the Shout! Factory TV Channel via the app or on the web.
YouTube: Go to the MST3K YouTube Channel.
The Roku Channel: Add The Roku Channel to any Roku streaming device or compatible Samsung Smart TV or access it directly from The Roku Channel mobile app and Roku mobile app (both available for free on iOS® and Android™). You can also visit The Roku Channel online from a web browser on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. MST3K is on Channel #336.
XUMO/LG Channel Plus: Available on Amazon Fire Devices, Android Mobile & TV, Hisense, Panasonic, Samsung, and more. The Shout! Factory TV Channel is #265.
STIRR: Watch MST3K Channel #149 or Shout! Factory TV Channel #59 on iOS and Android devices, Amazon FireTV, Apple TV, Roku and on the web.
Comcast Xfinity Stream (Web & Mobile): The “Xfinity Stream” app is available to existing Xfinity TV customers. Download the app on your phone or tablet to stream channels to watch the Shout! Factory TV channel. Also available on web: xfinity.com/stream
Samsung TV Plus: Watch the Shout! Factory TV channel on your Samsung TV or download the app in Google Play.
Redbox: Free Live TV is available redbox.com and the Redbox app for the Roku® platform, iPhone®, Apple TV®, Android-enabled devices, VIZIO SmartCast TVs and LG Smart TVs. You can stream Redbox On Demand directly on your compatible Smart TV, TV Streaming Device, Computer, Smart Phone and Tablet. Watch on the Shout! Factory TV Channel (mobile app: rbapp://rb/stream-free-live-tv?channel=shout_factory_tv) or the MST3K Channel (mobile app: rbapp://rb/stream-free-live-tv?channel=mst3k).
IMDB TV: Watch the Shout! Factory TV channel on IMDb, Fire TV devices, and within the Prime Video App.
Vizio: MST3K and Shout! Factory TV channels are available on Smartcast in “Free Channels” on Vizio devices.
Sling: Download the app on Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast to watch the Shout! Factory TV channel. Plus, mobile and web and other supported streaming devices. More on where to watch Sling: https://www.sling.com/supported-devices
Theta TV: Watch on the MST3K channel or the Shout! Factory TV channel.
LocalNow: Download the app on mobile devices, Amazon Fire TV, Roku or watch on the web. You can watch on the MST3K Channel or the Shout! Factory TV Channel.
Pluto TV: The Pluto TV app is available on devices including web browsers as well as many major smart TVs, smartphones and streaming boxes and sticks. The MST3K Channel is #488 and the Shout! Factory TV Channel is #542. More on where to watch Pluto TV: https://pluto.tv/where-to-watch#smart-tv EDIT AS OF 10AM THURSDAY: PlutoTV is currently experiencing problems with the Turkey Day stream — we are working on getting it fixed but in the meantime we encourage you to watch via one of the other methods above!
We hope this is useful! And we look forward to seeing you all at 9am ET / 6am PT when the fun starts on Turkey Day.