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Cinderella

TNT | 8:00 pm
Disney’s 2015 live-action re-envisioning of the fairy tale, directed by Kenneth Branagh, casts Lily James ("Downton Abbey") in the title role of the heroine who endures the cruelty of her stepmother (Cate Blanchett) to become the belle of the ball. Richard Madden ("Game of Thrones") plays the prince she attracts; Helena Bonham Carter, Nonso Anozie ("Zoo"), Stellan Skarsgard, Ben Chaplin and Hayley Atwell ("Marvel’s Agent Carter") co-star. […]

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Ransom

CBS | 8:00 pm
The drama series ends its second season with back-to-back episodes. In "Promised Land," Eric (Luke Roberts) becomes a captive of smugglers who have pursued the illegal immigrants who escaped from them and have taken a couple hostage. Then, Eric’s daughter Evie (Morgan Kohan) becomes a pawn of his enemy Damian Delaine (guest star Carlos Rota) as the villain plots to attack the global economy. Brandon Jay McLaren, Nazneen Contractor and Karen LeBlanc also star. […]

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Taken

NBC | 8:00 pm
"Catch it while you can" is the rule for this series prequel to the Liam Neeson action movies, since this episode is its last scheduled one, the show having not been renewed. In "Viceroy," Mills (Clive Standen) and the team have two immediate concerns, since Hart (Jennifer Beals) faces peril while a plot to kill a politician — which could set off a terrorism-based war — is unfolding. Peter Outerbridge and Brittany Allen guest star. Adam Goldberg and Jessica Camacho also star. […]

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Mean Girls

Bravo | 7:18 pm
Teenage Cady Heron (Lindsay Lohan) was educated in Africa by her scientist parents. When her family moves to the suburbs of Illinois, Cady finally gets to experience public school and gets a quick primer on the cruel, tacit laws of popularity that divide her fellow students into tightly knit cliques. She unwittingly finds herself in the good graces of an elite group of cool students dubbed "the Plastics," but Cady soon realizes how her shallow group of new friends earned this nickname. […]

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The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

VH1 – Video Hits One | 10:00 pm
Sean Boswell (Lucas Black) always feels like an outsider, but he defines himself through his victories as a street racer. His hobby makes him unpopular with the authorities, so he goes to live with his father in Japan. Once there and even more alienated, he learns about an exciting, but dangerous, new style of the sport. The stakes are high when Sean takes on the local champion and falls for the mans girlfriend. […]

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Where the Heart Is

Lifetime | 9:03 pm
After Tennessee teen Novalee Nation (Natalie Portman) is left literally barefoot and pregnant in a Wal-Mart parking lot by her no-good boyfriend, Willy Jack Pickens (Dylan Bruno), she manages to live within the mammoth megastore until her babys abrupt arrival makes her a media darling. After this, Good Samaritan nurse Lexie (Ashley Judd) takes in Novalee and her newborn daughter. Before long, Lexie and Novalee form a life-changing bond of friendship and sisterhood. […]

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Step Brothers

Comedy Central | 9:00 pm
Brennan Huff (Will Ferrell) and Dale Doback (John C. Reilly) have one thing in common: they are both lazy, unemployed leeches who still live with their parents. When Brennans mother and Dales father marry and move in together, it turns the overgrown boys world upside down. Their insane rivalry and narcissism pull the new family apart, forcing them to work together to reunite their parents. […]

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Obsessed

E! Entertainment Television | 9:00 pm
Things couldnt be better for Derek Charles (Idris Elba). Hes just received a big promotion at work, and has a wonderful marriage with his beautiful wife, Sharon (Beyoncé Knowles). However, into this idyllic world steps Lisa (Ali Larter), a temporary worker at Dereks office. Lisa begins to stalk Derek, jeopardizing all he holds dear. […]

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Mean Girls

Bravo | 7:00 pm
Teenage Cady Heron (Lindsay Lohan) was educated in Africa by her scientist parents. When her family moves to the suburbs of Illinois, Cady finally gets to experience public school and gets a quick primer on the cruel, tacit laws of popularity that divide her fellow students into tightly knit cliques. She unwittingly finds herself in the good graces of an elite group of cool students dubbed "the Plastics," but Cady soon realizes how her shallow group of new friends earned this nickname. […]

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Gladiator

Encore Classic | 6:49 pm
Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix) takes power and strips rank from Maximus (Russell Crowe), one of the favored generals of his predecessor and father, Emperor Marcus Aurelius, the great stoical philosopher. Maximus is then relegated to fighting to the death in the gladiator arenas. […]