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'Price of Everything' explores culture, commerce and corruption

By Kevin McDonough  Markets turn everything into a transaction. That's a notion both obvious and profound. And the point of the provocative documentary "The Price of Everything" (8 p.m., HBO, … more

'Great Performances' imports UK's 'Sound of Music'

By Kevin McDonough How do you hold a moonbeam in your hand? Among many viewers' favorite things, "The Sound of Music" returns in a new incarnation on "Great Performances" (9 p.m., PBS, check local listings). This British production remains … more

HBO offers clever, crudely humorous 'Sally4Ever'

By Kevin McDonough One hundred years ago this weekend, the trenches fell silent. The war to end all wars was over. In addition to marking the end of a conflict that killed tens of millions, the armistice of Nov. 11, 1918, began a peace process … more

Sundance Now offers BBC import 'The Cry'

By Kevin McDonough If you've seen enough "Peak TV," you'll be familiar with the tone and approach of "The Cry." Sundance Now, AMC's premium service, imports this four-part BBC series based on a novel by Helen FitzGerald. An unspeakably tragic … more

Season of the witch continues with 'Clique' on Pop

By Kevin McDonough Something wicked this way comes. Even before Macbeth ran into those witches around their cauldron, stories have treated the gathering of women as a frightful yet powerful force, something to be prevented, controlled or … more

Election coverage isn't your only viewing option

By Kevin McDonough Tonight's schedule is pretty slanted toward election coverage. But that doesn't mean there isn't plenty to distract you from the endless talk. If you voted today, you did your civic duty. There's no shame in avoiding the … more

'People Magazine Investigates' cold cases

By Kevin McDonoughGee whiz, those folks at People Magazine sure are busy. Just last week, they crowned the "Sexiest Chef Alive" on the Food Network. Now they're back on the ID Network with the third … more

Amazon Prime's 'Homecoming' is an intense whodunit

By Kevin McDonough A compelling mystery, the new Amazon Prime drama "Homecoming" (TV-14) begins streaming today, starring Julia Roberts in her first episodic TV show. Heidi Bergman (Roberts) is first seen as a counselor at the Homecoming … more

Adjusting to life in colonial America on 'Outlander'

By Kevin McDonough Based on a wildly popular series of novels, "Outlander" (8 p.m. Sunday, Starz, TV-MA) returns for a fourth season. A period piece in every sense of the word, it stars Caitriona Balfe as Claire Fraser, a doctor who survived … more

Today's pointless fluff: 'People's Sexiest Chef Alive'

By Kevin McDonough The abandonment of cable for streaming services is the media story of our time. Many have opted to stream because it saves them money. But the cost of streaming packages adds up. So economizing isn't the only reason. Cutting … more

Halloween TV offerings range from funny to frightening

By Kevin McDonough Disney has many powers, even the power to raise movies from the box-office graveyard. The "Hocus Pocus 25th Anniversary Halloween Bash" (7:50 p.m., Freeform, TV-14) celebrates a 1993 film that was largely ignored by moviegoers … more

'Conners,' 'The Kids Are Alright': A study in contrasts

By Kevin McDonough Controversial Halloween costumes loom large on a new post-Roseanne episode of "The Conners" (8 p.m., ABC, TV-PG). Going overboard for Halloween is a tradition on many sitcoms. ABC's "Modern Family" built annual extravagance … more

Hallmark unleashes Christmas

By Kevin McDonough They're back! Less than a week before Halloween and two months before the actual holiday, Christmas movies return to the Hallmark Channel, reducing Veterans Day and Thanksgiving to mere speedbumps on the way to Black … more

'Midnight' returns, 'Sabrina' debuts

By Kevin McDonough Halloween continues to set the agenda. "Midnight, Texas" (9 p.m., NBC, TV-14) returns for a second season. Set in a quirky town located too close to the gates of hell, Midnight is home to a variety of ghouls and freaks - not … more

CW launches 'Legacies'; 'Big Bang' takes on Halloween

By Kevin McDonough Proof that even supernatural entities cannot surmount the tyranny of appearances and good cheekbones, the CW launches "Legacies" (9 p.m., TV-14). A spin-off of a spin-off ("The Originals" by way of "The Vampire Diaries"), this … more

Popular British drama 'Bodyguard' arrives on Netflix

By Kevin McDonough Netflix imports "Bodyguard" (TV-MA), the most popular British drama in a decade. In another era, this would have landed on PBS's "Masterpiece" lineup. But streaming has changed everything. Richard Madden ("Game of Thrones") … more

PBS launches epic documentary series 'Native America'

By Kevin McDonough PBS premieres "Native America" (9 p.m., TV-PG, check local listings). Over four Tuesday nights, this epic documentary series will re-examine the legacy of the civilizations disrupted by the "discovery" of the New World. Long … more
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