Your TV Guide to the Week
Your TV Guide to the Week - July 13th, 2020
Title: The Age of AI - How AI is Searching for Aliens
Length: 36 mins
Mood: Documentary, Science
Director: Steven Holleran
Starring: Robert Downey Jr.
In this 8 part documentary, we explore how the world of AI has affected us with interviews from innovators, CEOs, professors, and scientists. With AI, scientists have also rethought the possibility of aliens and begun to wonder if an entirely new life form has been born on earth. See in which ways Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Neural Networks are changing the world.
Length: 1hr 34min
Mood: Drama, Music
Director: Peter Cousens
Starring: Cuba Gooding Jr., Sharon Leal, David Rasche
When Samuel and his family escape from a plantation to journey north to Canada, they meet a secret network called the Underground Railroad to guide their way to freedom. However, as they’re hunted by a slave hunter, Samuel is forced to choose between revenge or freedom. In an effort to restore his faith, Samuel is told the story of John Newton, who a century earlier was transporting slaves from Africa to the American colonies.
Title: Beyond the Mask
Length: 1hr 43min
Mood: Action, Adventure, Drama
Director: Chad Burns
Starring: Andrew Cheney, John Rhys-Davies, Kara Killmer
Will Reynolds, the leading mercenary for the British East India Company is on the run in the American colonies. To redeem his name and win back his beloved, Charlotte, Will now hides behind a new mask in hopes of thwarting his former employer. All the while, he races against time to defuse a plot that could have a devastating effect on the birth of a new nation.
Title: Manifest S2E13: Icing Conditions
Length: 59 mins
Mood: Drama, Supernatural
Director: Jeff Rake
Starring: Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas, Athena Karkanis
In the season finale, some mysterious occurrences are setting up for another season. It’s a race against time to save both Cal and Zeke. We also see a character dying only to wake up a few moments later. Or Ben having another calling and seeing what happened with Flight 828. When the tail of Flight 828 is found by fishermen out at sea, what does this mean for Season 3?
Length: 22 mins
Director: Justin Spitzer
Starring: America Ferrera, Ben Feldman, Lauren Ash
Amy is offered a corporate job in California, she asks Dinah not to tell Jonah that she’s going. But when Jonah finds out, what will he do next, keep the relationship or let it go? Meanwhile Cheyanne asks for Bo and Mateo’s help to decide on birthday ideas and Glen plays matchmaker to help Jerry and Sandra complete their family.
Title: The Unwilling
Length: 1hr 24min
Mood: Horror, Thriller
Director: Jonathan Heap
Starring: David Lipper, Dina Meyer, Bree Williamson
Five relatives come together to hear the reading of the will only to be surprised by the delivery of an old antique box. Once activated, the box starts to reveal special items to each one in turn, which lead to surprising and mysterious deaths. As each person succumbs to the box's mysterious hold on them, David fears his father's dangerous spirit has returned from the dead demanding retribution, but soon realizes that something far more ancient and terrifying has invaded his protected home.
Title: Sunday Girl
Length: 1hr 18min
Mood: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Director: Peter Ambrosio
Starring: Dasha Nekrasova, Bilal Mir, Joshua Powell
Natasha, a twenty-something carefree and independent girl finds herself accidentally dating five men at the same time. She then sets out to break up with four of the five boyfriends in one single day. This is a story of the frustrations of being young and in search of love.
Title: Black Death
Length: 1hr 42min
Mood: Action, Drama, History
Director: Christopher Smith
Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Sean Bean, Carice van Houten
When Europe has fallen to the Black Death decimating all in its path, fear and superstition are rife. There are rumors of a village, hidden in marshland that the plague cannot reach and also a necromancer who leads the village and is able to bring the dead back to life. Ulric, a fearsome knight and Osmund, a novice monk are put to the ultimate test to investigate these rumors.