One Starry Christmas
Christmas-loving astronomy professor Holly (Sarah Carter, "Falling Skies") is crushed when her boyfriend's (Paul Popowich) business trip forces him to be away from her over the holidays. Deciding to surprise her parents, she boards a bus for her family home and quickly forms a connection with a fellow passenger (Damon Runyan) who shares her love of constellations. Country star George Canyon also stars in this new holiday romantic comedy.
Romance transcends time in this 2014 fantasy marking the directing debut of screenwriter Akiva Goldsman. The central roles belong to Colin Farrell and Jessica Brown Findlay ("Downton Abbey") as a couple whose love is threatened by the woman's illness. As he travels through different eras seeking a cure for her, his sworn enemy (Russell Crowe) stays close on his heels. The adaptation of Mark Helprin's novel also features Jennifer Connelly and William Hurt.
2014 Breeders' Cup
The biggest two days in thoroughbred racing come to a climax tonight at Southern California's Santa Anita Park with the Classic race in the 2014 Breeders' Cup. The race, which has a $5 million purse, is run at 1 1/4 miles and often produces the Horse of the Year. This year, that could come from a field that includes Shared Belief, Bayern, Moreno and Tonalist.
To Be or Not to Be
Released just after the death of its star, Carole Lombard, this 1942 satire was a flop in theaters yet has since gone on to become a comedy classic. When a spy attempts to get damaging information about the Polish resistance to the Nazis, a troupe of Polish actors -- including Jack Benny -- uses its disguise skills to fool German troops.
Deion's Family Playbook
Former sports star turned analyst Deion Sanders returns for a second season of his docuseries that sees his life turned upside-down as he prepares to sell his house and move to South Dallas to be more closely involved with his pet project, Prime Prep Academy. That means some big adjustments as well for his mom, Connie, who is helping Deion raise 10 kids, as well as his longtime girlfriend, Hollywood producer Tracey Edmonds, who has commitments in California that won't allow her to live fulltime in Texas.
Flex & Shanice
This new unscripted series chronicles the domestic life of actor Flex Alexander ("One on One") and his '90s pop singer wife, Shanice, who share their home with a large extended family. The Alexanders have been happily married for nearly 15 years, but what looks like a perfect life conceals a huge secret: The couple has been teetering on the edge of financial disaster for the past five years.
Transporter: The Series
A new episode called 'Payback" finds Frank (Chris Vance) in a dire situation. He has just lost his latest package in a hold-up that was arranged by a former SAS brother-in-arms to make Frank take the fall. Frank's only hope is to mend fences with his unstable nemesis before his angry Russian client has him killed.