Picks and Pans Review: Special People

UPDATED 06/26/1989 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 06/26/1989 at 01:00 AM EDT


This half-hour show features highlights from the Fourth Winter Games for the Disabled, which took place in Innsbruck, Austria, in January 1988. Action footage—such events as blind downhill skiing—and interviews with the athletes have been combined. (PBS, Wed., June 21, 10:30 P.M. ET)

JOURNEY TO SURVIVAL Survivalist and naturalist Tom Brown Jr. leads a group of very mellow people—including an Oregon osteopath, a concert violinist, an ex-drug addict and actor Aidan Quinn—on a survival trek through New Jersey's surprisingly primitive Pine Barrens wilderness. Be prepared to get in touch.... (PBS, Thurs., June 22, 8:30 P.M. ET)

NICKELODEON'S KIDS' CHOICE Icon stars Wil (Star Trek: The Next Generation) Wheaton and Danny (Who's the Boss) Pintauro are part of this third annual event revealing the results of a nationwide poll to find out kids' favorite celebrities in movies, TV, sports and music. (Nickelodeon, Sun., June 25, 7 P.M. ET)

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