Picks and Pans Review: Week at a Glance
Monday, Oct. 9 DRUG WARS PBS (9 p.m. ET) This Frontline two-parter (concluding Tuesday) scores interviews with both narcs and traffickers.
Tuesday, Oct. 10 GIDEON'S CROSSING ABC (10 p.m. ET) André Braugher changes careers and locales—from Baltimore Homicide cop to Boston hospital doc.
Wednesday, Oct. 11 BETTE CBS (8 p.m. ET) Ms. Midler makes her sitcom debut as a married diva and mama.
Thursday, Oct. 12 FRIENDS NBC (8 p.m. ET) Chandler and Monica's engagement is upstaged in the season opener by a Ross-loves-Rachel revival.
Friday, Oct. 13 JAKOB THE LIAR Cinemax (6:30 p.m. ET) Robin Williams does his Roberto Benigni turn in this 1999 film set in the Warsaw ghetto in WWII.
Saturday, Oct. 14 SECRET LIFE OF THE FAMILY TLC (10 p.m. ET) Big Brother wasn't enough for you? Meet the Bentalls, a London household under 24/7 surveillance.