New 12 months’s Eve is all about getting dressed up, placing on a glittery hat, and getting so drunk that you just don’t thoughts watching a number of hours of Anderson Cooper or Ryan Seacrest on TV, however New 12 months’s Day is about groggily rolling away from bed, pushing apart the entire earlier evening’s detritus, and both going for a wholesome stroll to start out the 12 months off proper or settling in on the sofa for an entire day of uninterrupted media consumption. For the individuals selecting the latter choice, notably those that know the distinction between a muggle and mudblood, HBO can have your day all set. That’s as a result of it simply introduced in a press launch that it’ll be airing the whole Harry Potter saga—together with Implausible Beasts And The place To Discover Them—back-to-back with no commercials beginning on January 1 and going into the early morning of January 2.
HBO Go and HBO Now can even have all 9 films obtainable to stream staring on January 1, making this the primary time the whole Harry Potter assortment has been obtainable in the identical place—although that’s type of disingenuous, because the newest film solely got here out comparatively not too long ago, so in fact that is the primary time they’re all obtainable. Semantics apart, all of the witches and wizards on the market will be capable of ignore 2018 for an additional day or so now.
If watching 9 films that every get progressively longer isn’t actually your factor however you continue to love The Boy Who Lived, his dumb pal, and his sensible pal, HBO will throw a bone your means as effectively with a staggered Harry Potter marathon that options one film every evening. That’ll begin on January 2.