TV LAND GOES ON "MAYBERRY VICE" PATROL BEGINNING SATURDAY, MARCH 15 WITH A TWO-NIGHT MARATHON OF THE ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW
New York, NY, March 10, 2008 � Move over Crockett and Tubbs, Andy and Barney round up Mayberry's swindlers, crooks, and cheats when TV Land airs "Mayberry Vice," a two-night marathon of The Andy Griffith Show. Tune in on Saturday, March 15 and Sunday, March 16 from 6:00 PM to 12:00 AM ET/PT as shoplifters, bank robbers, and escaped convicts are seized �sans a Ferrari.
The "Mayberry Vice" schedule is as follows (all times listed are ET/PT):
6p #002 - Manhunt 6p #133 � Barney's Bloodhound
6:30p #030 � Barney Gets His Man 6:30p #150 - TV or not TV
7p #037 � Barney On The Rebound 7p #177 � Legend Of Barney Fife
7:30p #039 � Crime Free Mayberry 7:30p #202 � Otis The Deputy
8p #050 � Jailbreak 8p #026 � The Inspector
8:30p #068 � The Cow Thief 8:30p #044 � Sheriff Barney
9p #085 � The Great Filling Station Robbery 9p #053 � Guest of Honor
9:30p #116 � The Shoplifters 9:30p #057 � Andy & Barney in the Big City
10p #133 � Barney's Bloodhound 10p #074 � Convicts-at-Large
10:30p #150 - TV or not TV 10:30p #095 � The Big House
11p #177 � Legend Of Barney Fife 11p #117 � Andy's Vacation
11:30p #202 � Otis The Deputy 11:30p #137 � Goodbye Sheriff Taylor
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