This Week's Guide to Must-Watch Free TV -- Jan 8, 2021
Your TV Guide to the Week - January 8th, 2021
You've Got Mail
Length: 1hr 59min
Mood: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Directors: Nora Ephron
Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Greg Kinnear
The owner of a large bookstore chain starts putting the owner of a small local bookstore out of business. Meanwhile they have been corresponding over the internet without knowing who either of them are. They can't stand each other in person but over the internet they are very attracted. He finds out who she is but she doesn't know. He starts to like her more but she still hates him. He has to fix it.
Length: 1hr 37min
Mood: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Director: Betty Thomas
Starring: Eddie Murphy, Owen Wilson, Famke Janssen
When the Switchblade, a sophisticated prototype stealth fighter, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a cocky civilian and World Class Boxing Champion, Kelly Robinson, on a dangerous top secret espionage mission. Their assignment: to catch Arnold Gundars, one of the world's most successful illegal arms dealers and foil his treacherous plans for the plane.
Tad: The Lost Explorer
Length: 1hr 32min
Mood: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Directors: Enrique Gato
Starring: Óscar Barberán, Michelle Jenner, José Mota
Tad is a Chicago construction worker who dreams of becoming an archaeologist. One day, he is mistaken for a real Professor is taken on a flight to Peru where Professor Lavrof and his beautiful daughter Sara are waiting for "the famous professor" to crack the code and search for the Lost City of Paititi and it's gold.
Length: 1hr 36min
Mood: Comedy, Romance
Director: Robert Luketic
Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair
Elle Woods has it all. She's the President of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. When her ex-boyfriend gets accepted to Harvard Law, Elle rallies all her resources and follows him there, determined to win him back. But law school is a far cry from the comforts of her poolside and the mall. Elle must wage the battle of her life, for her guy, for herself and for all the blondes who suffer endless indignities everyday.
Length: 1hr 50min
Mood: Drama, Sport
Director: Ivan Reitman
Starring: Kevin Costner, Chadwick Boseman, Jennifer Garner
It's draft day in the NFL, and as General Manager of the Cleveland Browns, Sonny is forced to come up with a big move. After trading for the number one pick, Sonny has to choose between a lower-ranked linebacker with a questionable past, or a celebrated quarterback with a questionable future. All the while, Sonny is walking in the footsteps of his father, and personal complications force their way to the surface.
Lord of War
Length: 2hr 2min
Mood: Action, Crime, Drama
Director: Andrew Niccol
Starring: Nicolas Cage, Ethan Hawke, Jared Leto
In the 1980s in Little Odessa, an Ukrainian immigrant, Yuri Orlov, decides to change his economical life and becomes an arm dealer with his brother Vitaly Orlov. His business of gunrunner supplying illegal weapons in disturbed areas of the planet increases with the end of the Cold War, and Yuri bribes a Russian General to sell most of his arsenal. Agent Jack Valentine chases Yuri trying to put him in jail, but in the end, he understands that Yuri is a necessary evil for the interest of his nation.
Bless the Harts
Length: 30 mins
Mood: Animation, Comedy
Creators: Emily Spivey, Christy Stratton
Starring: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Jillian Bell
The Harts, a hard-working Southern family that is always broke and forever struggling to make ends meet, one day hope to achieve the American dream, but they're already rich - in friends, family and laughter.