PTC Picks of the Week


Friday, August 28, 2015

Secret at Arrow Lake, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP When a tragic accident results in the sudden death of her mom, Mia Williams finds herself alone to care for the family business. When mysterious stranger Daniel Williams arrives at the B&B and Mia suspects he may be her long-lost father and the townsfolk suspect he may be responsible for the death of her mother.

Brave, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Channel Princess Merida relies on her bravery and archery skills to battle an ancient curse and restore peace to the Scottish Highlands after she makes a wish that puts her entire kingdom in jeopardy.

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.

The Andy Griffith Show, 8:30 p.m. (Eastern) MeTV Andy tries to help out a traveling salesman who seems plagued by bad luck.

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. (Eastern) Food Network Guy eats his way through restaurants in the country that cook and serve specialty foods.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Wonder Woman, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) MeTV Diana comes to the aid of a kidnapped girl (Julie Ann Haddock) whose jewelry gives her superhuman powers;

Austin City Limits, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) PBS The iconic Texas stage features The Avett Brothers performing songs from ``Magpie and the Dandelion''; as well as Nickel Creek showcasing songs from ``A Dotted Line.''

Mulan, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Channel In this Disney animated musical, a young Chinese girl poses as a boy to replace her ailing father in an army raised to fight the invading Huns.

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

Rescue Heroes, 9:30 p.m. (Eastern) Qubo A huge cold air mass moving down from polar regions collides with warm, moist air off the coast of Cuba, creating the Storm of the Century.

My Dad’s a Soccer Mom, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP When Marion 'Mad Dog' Casey is cut from his pro football team, his wife decides it's time she goes back to work and for him to be the stay-at-home parent. After a few boring weeks of ballet and clogging Marion suddenly discovers that his daughter's real skill is in soccer. Now, this ex-pro football player is signing up for the greatest job he'll ever have; as a soccer mom.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Reba, 7:30 p.m. (Eastern) TV Land After the family makes fun of Reba's poor eyesight, she secretly gets laser eye surgery, which leaves her temporarily blind.

Sunday Best, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) BET The announcement of the winner with performances by Mary Mary and Kirk Franklin.

Tangled, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Channel In this 2010 animated musical, the fairy tale of Rapunzel is re-told starring the voice talents of Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi.

Beachfront Bargain Hunt, 8:30 p.m. (Eastern) HGTV After years of renting, a couple wants to find a beachfront base in Crystal Beach, Texas, to accommodate a family of four.

Perfect Match, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Channel Forced to work together; two wedding planners learn that opposites can produce the most unexpected results.

The Great Food Truck Race, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Food Network In Sedona, Ariz., the teams must make a dish incorporating the local delicacy, rattlesnake and rabbit sausage; the teams leave the comfort of their trucks to sell from pink jeeps.

Monday, August 31, 2015

Touched by an Angel, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP A juvenile offender is given a second chance to make a difference in both his life and the life of a severely handicapped child.

Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, 8:30 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Channel MItchie and Shane team up to save their camp when a rival camp with more financial resources threatens to take away all the campers and close Camp Rock down.

Antiques Roadshow, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) PBS Items brought to appraisers include: An 1860 letter signed by Abraham Lincoln; crystals from Marilyn Monroe; an 1850s South Carolina sword.

Remember Sunday, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Movies and Mysteries A down-on-her-luck waitress meets jewelry store clerk, Gus, but complications ensue because of his memory problems. A brain aneurysm three years earlier gives Gus a blank slate the second his alarm wakes him each day.

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, September 1, 2015

Supernanny, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP Debra and Tracy Simmons are pushover parents with two sets of twins, who call all the shots and eat a diet packed with unhealthy choices. These parents need help enforcing rules and discipline to their rambunctious children.

High School Musical, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney – An unlikely pair of students-basketball star and shy bookworm—are cast as leads in a school musical. Rivalries and romances arise as the show must go on.

Full House, 8:30 p.m. (Eastern) Nickelodeon Danny Tanner raises his three daughters with the help of his best friend and brother in law.

Keeping Up with the Randalls, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Movies and Mysteries A fashion designer from Los Angeles meets her boyfriend’s family for the first time on a weekend they’re all competing in sports events. Her lack of athletic prowess makes her worry his family won’t like her.

Happy Days, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Me TV Richie, Potsie and Ralph stage a beauty contest in an attempt to meet girls.

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, September 2, 2015

Operation Cupcake, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Movies and Mysteries Dean Cain and Kristy Swanson star in this romantic comedy about a man on leave from the army helping his wife start up a cupcake business.

High School Musical 2, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney In this sequel to the wildly popular Disney movie, the kids from East High are on summer vacation. They all have summer jobs and compete in a talent show at a local country club.

The Middle, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) ABC Mike's incompetence threatens to ruin Frankie's Mother's Day; Mike tells Axl, Sue and Brick to put some effort into a gift for Frankie; Frankie asks the kids how they would differ from her as parents.

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.

Ties that Bind, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP Allison and Matt discover a dark secret in their friend's marriage, drawing Allison and Devin into a surprising investigation. Mariah's poetry worries her teacher.

Laverne and Shirley, 9:30 p.m. (Eastern) MeTV Shirley takes desperate measures to save a horse from the glue factory.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Mending Fences, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Movies and Mysteries A TV reporter quits her job when she’s turned down for the anchor job. When she returns to her hometown she finds her estranged mother is going blind. The movie stars Laura Leighton and Angie Dickinson.

Shark Tank, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) CNBC The Sharks are pitched by two women with a military-inspired jewelry line; bakers of traditional British scones; builders of custom furniture; a door-to-door luggage pickup service; and viewers get an update on the Scrub Daddy cleaning tool.

Bringing Up Bates, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP Lawson gets the opportunity of a lifetime - to perform at the world famous 'Dollywood,' in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. While he does his sound check on stage, the rest of the family enjoys the theme park and keeps an eye out for Dolly herself!

Small Town, Big Deal, 9:30 p.m. (Eastern) RFDTV 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.

Beat Bobby Flay, 10:00 p.m. (Eastern) Food Network Two of Bobby Flay’s friends invite two chefs to compete against one another and the winner of that round tries to beat Bobby Flay in a cook-off competition.

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