PTC Picks of the Week


Friday, February 5, 2016

The Waltons, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) INSP John and Olivia Walton raise their large family in the 1930s and 40s on their mountain farm in Virginia. Their children chase their dreams of writing, music, medicine, and helping others.

Finding Nemo, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Channel An overprotective clownfish searches for his abducted son Nemo.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney XD Based on the hit comic strip book , Greg Heffran, a young boy lives through the nightmare known as middle school.

Jake and the Neverland Pirates, 9:30 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Junior In this animated series, Jake and a group of children Pirates live in Peter Pan’s home of Neverland and learn and explore together.

Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives, 9:30 p.m. (E astern ) Food Network Guy eats his way through restaurants in the country that cook and serve specialty foods.

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Daniel Boone, 6:00 p.m. (Eastern) The famed frontiersman and his Cherokee friend Mingo explore the wilds of Kentucky during the Revolutionary War.

Batman, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) MeTV The Caped Crusader and his youthful ward battle a zany array of comical villains in this campy take on the famed superhero.

Bubble Guppies, 8:30 p.m. (E astern ) Nick Junior The Bubble Guppies live in a colorful animated world where they learn about numbers, letters, shapes, colors, and basic principles of science.

The Borrowers, 9:00 p.m. (ET) UP A secret family of four-inch people living inside the walls of a house must save their home from an evil real estate developer.

Svengoolie, 10:00 p.m. (Eastern) The famed horror host performs comic skits and shows classic monster movies. This week: Murders in the Rue Morgue

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Turbo, 6:00 p.m. (E astern ) FX A snail obsessed with cars dreams of competing in the Indianapolis 500.  (read more)

Reba, 7:00 p.m. (ET) TV Land Country singer Reba McEntire stars as the single mother of a dysfunctional family, who tries to raise her children with integrity. (read more)

Despicable Me 2, 8:00 p.m. (ET) FX Ex-evil mastermind Gru is abducted and forced to join the Anti-Villain League…and falls in love with a cute secret agent.

Gravity Falls, 9:00 p.m. (ET) Disney XD Twins Dipper and Mabel explore a mysterious town full of paranormal forces and supernatural creatures.

Star Wars Rebels, 10:00 p.m. (E astern ) Disney XD Fourteen years after Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, a small band of rebels battle the evil Galactic Empire.

Monday, February 8, 2016

Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) INSP The fifth daughter of a wealthy Boston physician, Michaela Quinn defies the conventions of post-Civil War society by following in her father's footsteps, and becoming a frontier doctor.

Supergirl, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) CBS A super-powered survivor of a dead planet lives a double life as a reporter-intern for a media mogul, and a heroine protecting Earth from alien invaders.

Jo Frost: Nanny on Tour, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP Supernanny Jo Frost travels to a new city each week and works with one family that desperately needs her expertise.

Everybody Loves Raymond, 9:30 p.m. (Eastern) TV Land Ray and Debra Ramone live on Long Island where Ray is a sports writer and Debra is a homemaker and cares for their three children. Their lives are complicated by Ray’s meddlesome parents living just across the street

Doc McStuffins, 10 :00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Junior A little girl has a pretend veterinary clinic for the neighborhood stuffed animals.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Little House on the Prairie, 6:00 p.m. (Eastern) INSP Charles and Caroline Ingalls raise three precocious daughters in rural West of the 1880s.

Planes That Changed the World, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Smithsonian Channel T he supersonic spy plane SR-71 Blackbird, the DC-3, and the seven-story Airbus A380 are profiled.

Finding Your Roots, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) PBS Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has unearths the family stories of tragedies and triumphs in the roots of the risk-taking ancestors of the family histories of influential people helping shape our national identity.

Gilmore Girls, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP When your mother is your best friend, life is interesting. That’s how it is for Lorelei and her daughter Rory.

Chopped, 10:00 p.m. (Eastern) Food Network 4 chefs are given mystery baskets and short cooking times to create gourmet food for a panel of judges. Each round a chef is cut until the last chef standing wins $10,000.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Nature, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) PBS The benchmark of natural history programs brings the beauty and wonder of the natural world into your home.

My Family Recipe Rocks!, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Live Well Host Joey Fatone travels around the country to visit cooks and learn to make their homemade specialties.

Radio Rebel, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Channel A shy teenager secretly rocks out as an Internet radio DJ.

NOVA, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) PBS Stories from the frontlines of science and engineering, answering the big questions of today and tomorrow, from how our ancestors lived, to whether parallel universes exist, to how technology will transform our lives.

The Middle, 10:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Channel A lower middle-class Indiana family copes with career and family challenges in their bizarre neighborhood.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

American Idol, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Fox America’s favorite singing competition features talented unknowns competing for a shot at the big time.

Bringing Up Bates, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP There’s never a dull moment in this loving and devout Christian family with 19 children.

Mysteries at the Monument, 9:00 p.m (Eastern) Travel Channel History explorer Don Wildman investigates the world's most impressive - and sometimes obscure - structures, statues and national parks to uncover incredible tales hidden within them.

Small Town, Big Deal, 9:30 p.m. (Eastern) RFD-TV Hosts Rodney Miller and Jann Carl travel to small towns in America where they highlight attractions and places of interests off the beaten trail of the East and West Coast centric media. Each episode features the hosts visiting two places of interest, including festivals, museums, and historical re-enactments.

Funniest Pets and People, 10:30 p.m. (Eastern) Qubo Funny blooper videos feature antics of people and pets from around the world.