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Sunday 2/19 What You Should Watch

19 Feb

Good Wife is back, Amazing Race and Celebrity Apprentice are back.  Downton Abbey wraps up season 2 on PBS. PanAm airs it finale tonight, thanks for flying PanAm have a pleasant day.

If the previews are to be believed Will is going to be suspended. Once Upon A Time returns to the story of Snow White and Prince Charming.

Once Upon a Time

David decides to tell Kathryn about his relationship with Mary Margaret; as Prince Charming searches for Snow White, he agrees to help Abigail with a dangerous mission.
 

The Good Wife

Lockhart & Gardner leads a suit against a company that produced software that allowed the Syrian government to make American citizens disappear.
 

The Celebrity Apprentice

Episode: Hero Worship
The teams each create a sandwich and sell it at a local deli; the men start out down one player, due to an accident.
 

The Amazing Race

One team struggles with anxiety as everyone travels to Argentina; the contestants must skydive from a plane at 10,000 feet.
 

Masterpiece Classic

Episode: Downton Abbey
The family gathers at Downton Abbey for Christmas
 
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CBS and NBC Announce Mid-Season Schedules

14 Nov

CBS and NBC announced their mid-season schedules today.  I can only assume we will hear from the other networks soon, this is the time of year that series are either cancelled or put on hiatus and other shows are given a try out.

Big surprises, NBC has yanked Community and Prime Suspect.

Other changes, Whitney moves to Wednesday, Up All Night moves to Thursday and Harry’s Law moves to Sundays.

New Shows

Smash – Behind the scenes look at the people launching a Broadway musical about Marilyn Monroe, starring Debra Messing and Katherine McPhee.

The Firm – based on the movie of the same name

The new Chelsea Handler comedy.  Are you there, Chelsea?

Grimm stays put for now.

All the details click here

Over on CBS

Only 2 changes a new sitcom called Rob starring Rob Schneider takes Rules of Engagement’s old slot after Big Bang Theory, and Undercover Boss takes over The Amazing Race‘s Sunday 8pm slot (temporarily)

All the details click here

Sunday – What you should watch

6 Nov

Thanks to Zap2 it for the listings

Top Spot – The Amazing Race

I am not a big fan of this show, its nothing against the show, I am just not a big fan of reality/competition shows. When I have watched it, its been fun, the challenges are crazy.  I understand why it is has won so many Emmys.

I watch it because my BF loves it. And since I love him, it gets the top spot this week .  Next in line Once Upon A Time,  then Homeland, followed by The Good Wife.

The Amazing Race

A puzzling roadblock in Malawi delays a team; contestants consider sabotaging other racers.
 

Once Upon a Time

Episode: Snow Falls
Emma talks Mary Margaret into reading to an unidentified coma patient in the hospital; Prince Charming and Snow White meet for the first time.
 
 
 

Homeland

The CIA orders polygraphs on everyone who was in contact with Nazir’s key players; Carrie hopes to learn the truth.
 
 

The Good Wife

The Treasury Department forces Alicia to report on her latest client; Peter looks into Will’s past transgressions.
 
 
The Rest

Pan Am

Episode: Truth or Dare
Sparks fly when Laura meets an intriguing sailor on a wild flight; Kate’s government mission clashes with her love affair
 
 

Boardwalk Empire

Episode: Peg of Old
Jimmy faces a decision with long-term consequences; Margaret has a family reunion; a new prosecutor; Owen settles a score.
 
 

Dexter

Episode: Just Let Go
Dexter is caught up in a very personal case that awakens the needs of his Dark Passenger; Debra feels overwhelmed by her new Lieutenant duties, made all the more complicated when she finds out Quinn slept with a witness in the Doomsday case.
 
 
 

Sunday What to Watch

30 Oct

Listings courtesy of Zap2it

New episodes of The Good Wife, and Once Upon A Time tie for the top spot.

Showtime has Dexter, and an excellent new show called Homeland.  Boardwalk Empire continues to improve on its impressive first season.

What Halloween would be complete with The Simpsons’ annual treehouse of horror special, this year is # 22.

And as always I want to hear from you. What are you watching?

Once Upon a Time

Regina tries to push Emma out of Storybrooke and Henry’s life; information about the Evil Queen’s curse comes out.
 
 
 

The Good Wife

Alicia defends a Taiwanese national; Eli’s ex-wife approaches him about a potential political campaign
 
 
Honorable mention:
 

Allen Gregory

Episode: Pilot
When pretentious 7-year-old Allen Gregory begins the first grade in a public school, he struggles to fit in with his peers; Allen has in interesting first meeting with his principal.
 

The Simpsons

A boulder traps Homer’s arm when he takes a drive through a canyon; a spider bite paralyzes Homer; Flanders becomes a vigilante by night; Bart and Milhouse travel to a distant planet to obtain an extract.
 

Pan Am

Despite being close to losing her job, Maggie manages to make it onto a flight to Rio de Janeiro; Kate is unsure of herself after getting a difficult mission involving a Yugoslav diplomat; Ginny’s games don’t sit well with Dean.
 

The Amazing Race

After falling behind, a dismayed contestant is encouraged by spirited locals; contestants participate in an intense foot race.
 

Boardwalk Empire

Nucky arranges a risky liquor delivery; complications arise in Nucky’s federal case; Jimmy finds a new mentor; Margaret makes a confession; Lucy struggles in solitude; Van Alden wrestles with his conscience.
 

Homeland

Episode: Blind Spot
Brody confronts his surviving jailor; the agency is on the trail of Aileen and Faisel.
 
 
 
 
 

Sunday – What to Watch

16 Oct

This is what I am watching tonight, how about you? Episode descriptions complements of www.zap2it.com

The Good Wife – CBS – 9pm EST (could be delayed because of football)

Alicia takes on a pro bono case where a witness becomes the prime
suspect; Diane and Will ponder the future of the firm.

Boardwalk EmpireHBO 9pm EST –

Nucky considers a risky legal maneuver; Jimmy and Mickey head to
Philadelphia; Eli worries about the Commodore’s ability to lead; Chalky is
cornered at work and at home; Van Alden’s agents target Mickey’s warehouse;
Richard lets down his guard.

Dexter – Showtime – 9pm EST –

A serial killer from Dexter’s past returns and Debra is
uncomfortable in her new job.

Homeland – Showtime – 10pm EST –

The Brody family prepares for a television interview; Carrie’s
team closes in on an Al Qaeda plot.

Honorable Mention

The Amazing Race, Pan Am and The Walking Dead

What are you watching and why, if you make a strong case for your show perhaps I will make room on the DVR.

 

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