PTC Picks of the Week

(All Eastern times)

FamilyTV

Wednesday, March 22, 2016

Cinderella, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Encore This live-action retelling of Disney’s fabled animated film brings the beloved fairy tale to vivid life. http://w2.parentstv.org/Main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=3235

The Waltons, 7:00 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 Voice, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) NBC Established talent coaches aspiring singers, drawn from public auditions, in this reality singing competition.

Cowboy Country TV, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) RFD-TV This documentary series profiles various aspects of life in the modern-day Canadian West, from history to cooking to ranching. http://w2.parentstv.org/main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=3344

Thursday, March 23, 2016

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Jr. Mickey, Minnie, Donald Duck, and Goofy interact with the viewer to help children solve a problem using basic math skills.

Gojira, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Turner Classic Movies The 1956 Japanese original Godzilla movie is a brooding, black-and-white drama in which the giant lizard is an allegory for nuclear war.

Bringing Up Bates, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP Minister Gil Bates and his wife Kelly Jo are devoted parents to their 19 children, who range in age from toddlers to married adults. http://w2.parentstv.org/main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=3214

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. http://w2.parentstv.org/main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=2999

Friday, March 24, 2016

Doctor Who, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Retro TV The mysterious Doctor and his friends travel through time and space, encountering history, aliens, monsters, and mysteries.

State Plate, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) INSP American Idol star Taylor Hicks visits all 50 states, tasting and cooking the traditional favorite foods from each state. http://w2.parentstv.org/main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=3343

Handcrafted America, 9:30 p.m. (Eastern) INSP This series celebrates artisans dedicated to crafting fine products the traditional way --with their own two hands. http://w2.parentstv.org/blog/index.php/2016/02/24/insps-handcrafted-america-wins-ptc-seal-of-approval/

Blue Bloods, 10:00 p.m. (E astern ) CBS The members of an Irish Catholic family, each of whom works in law enforcement, grapple with crime and ethical issues.

Saturday, March 25, 2016

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

The Incredible Hulk, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) MeTV Whenever mild-mannered scientist David Banner becomes angry, he turns into the monstrous, musclebound Hulk.

Murder, She Wrote, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Movies and Mysteries Elderly mystery author Jessica Fletcher solves real-life crimes in the village of Cabot Cove.

Svengoolie, 10:00 p.m. (Eastern) MeTV The famed horror host performs comic skits and shows classic monster movies. This week: Dracula. Bela Lugosi brings his famed performance to the classic 1931 Universal version of the vampire story.

Sunday, March 26, 2016

Bolt, 4:00 p.m. (E astern ) Disney XD A dog who stars in an action TV series thinks he has super-powers; but on a cross-country trip home, a cynical cat and crazed hamster show him otherwise. http://w2.parentstv.org/Main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=2741

Columbo, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) CoziTV A humble and seemingly bumbling detective outwits wealthy, intelligent murderers through dogged determination – and the killers’ arrogance.

Thor , 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) TNT The Norse god of thunder is exiled to Earth, where he teams up with a brilliant physicist and becomes a robot-battling superhero. http://www.parentstv.org/ptc/publications/moviereviews/PTC/2011/Thor.asp

When Calls the Heart, 9:00 p.m. (E astern ) Hallmark Channel A schoolteacher and a Mountie fall in love and help build a community on the Canadian frontier of the 1880s.

Monday, March 27, 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.

The Andy Griffith Show, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) MeTV A small-town sheriff, his bumbling deputy, and his aunt and young son, learn lessons about life, friendship, and family.

Kirby Buckets, 9 :30 p.m. (Eastern) Disney XD Kirby Buckets dreams of becoming a famous animator, and interacts with his cartoon creations.

The Middle, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) Hallmark Channel A lower middle-class Indiana family copes with career and family challenges in their bizarre neighborhood.

Tuesday, March 28, 2016

Teen Titans Go!, 6:00 p.m. (Eastern) Cartoon Network Teenage superheroes Robin, Beast Boy, Cyborg, Starfire, and Raven have comedic adventures and learn lessons about life.

The Munsters, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Cozi TV The domestic adventures of a family of cheerful, comically bumbling monsters.

K.C. Undercover, 7 :30 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Channel High-school math whiz and karate black-belt K.C. Cooper is recruited by her spy parents to join their secret government agency.

Wednesday, March 29, 2016

Mr. Peabody and Sherman, 6:00 p.m. (Eastern) FXX A super-genius talking dog invents a time machine, and takes his pet boy on humorous adventures throughout history.
http://w2.parentstv.org/Main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=3067

The Waltons, 7:00 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 Voice, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) NBC Established talent coaches aspiring singers, drawn from public auditions, in this reality singing competition.

Cowboy Country TV, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) RFD-TV This documentary series profiles various aspects of life in the modern-day Canadian West, from history to cooking to ranching. http://w2.parentstv.org/main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=3344

Thursday, March 30, 2016

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Disney Jr. Mickey, Minnie, Donald Duck, and Goofy interact with the viewer to help children solve a problem using basic math skills.

The Parent Trap, 8:00 p.m. (Eastern) Nickelodeon Two teenage twins, separated at birth, meet at summer camp and scheme to get their estranged parents back together.

Bringing Up Bates, 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) UP Minister Gil Bates and his wife Kelly Jo are devoted parents to their 19 children, who range in age from toddlers to married adults. http://w2.parentstv.org/main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=3214

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. http://w2.parentstv.org/main/News/Detail.aspx?docID=2999