Picks and Pans Review: Week at a Glance
Monday, Oct. 30 A HISTORY OF BRITAIN History Channel (9 p.m. ET) A three-night, six-hour history of jolly, five-millennia-old England.
Tuesday, Oct. 31 JUST SHOOT ME NBC (9:30 p.m. ET) Halloween episode, with Laura San Giacomo wanting to dress up as a banana to accompany George Segal's gorilla.
Wednesday, Nov. 1 CHILDREN OF FORTUNE CBS (9 p.m. ET) Mr. Barbra Streisand sleuths out a murder mystery in an Arizona town rife with polygamists.
Thursday, Nov. 2 FRANCES AMC (8 p.m. ET) Jessica Lange's Oscar-nominated turn as tormented Hollywood star Frances Farmer.
Friday, Nov. 3 HEFNER: UNAUTHORIZED USA (9 p.m. ET) A TV movie about the Playboy playboy, with Randall Batinkoff as Hef.
Saturday, Nov. 4 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE Cinemax(11 a.m. ET) Kevin Costner in heartthrob mode, romancing Robin Wright Penn in a 1999 film.