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Subject: Today's premieres and other notes (Thursday, March 8)
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Marvel’s Jessica Jones     (complete season 2)       (3:01 am, Netflix)

13 episodes.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jessica_Jones_(season_2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hSvnepZS26s

http://www.metacritic.com/tv/marvels-jessica-jones/season-2 
[Metacritic score 72]

https://www.netflix.com/title/80002311




Bad Guys: Vile City       [new to US; complete season 1]       (3:01 am, 
Netflix)

Ordered to take down a villainous business leader who controls the city, 
a prosecutor gathers a team of men who may not be so clean themselves. 
Korean TV series. 16 episodes according to Wiki.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bad_Guys:_City_of_Evil

https://www.netflix.com/title/80214772

A spin-off of Bad Guys, also available on Netflix:

https://www.netflix.com/title/80178427




Ladies First        (documentary)          (3:01 am, Netflix)

Born amid poverty and limited women's rights in the village of Ratu, 
India, Deepika Kumari rose to become the No.1 female archer in the world 
at 18.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L6iqoFg-hyg

https://www.netflix.com/title/80219143




The Oath          [new; complete season 1]              (Crackle)

This intense Crackle Original drama series, starring Sean Bean and Ryan 
Kwanten (True Blood), explores a unique breed of criminal gang—one made 
up of the very men and women sworn to uphold the law. Only select police 
officers make the cut, and once inducted, gang members will do whatever 
they can to protect one another from enemies inside and outside their 
ranks. Also stars Katrina Law (Arrow), JJ Soria (The Purge: Election 
Year), Cory Hardrict (American Sniper, Gran Torino) and Arlen Escarpeta 
(Final Destination 5). 10 episodes.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt7174764/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Oath_(U.S._TV_series)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1bQeD-JTgmY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auyzOpF74kY

https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2018/03/crackle-the-oath-50-c...

https://www.forbes.com/sites/merrillbarr/2018/03/02/the-oath-review-...

https://www.crackle.com/the-oath




Liberation Day       (documentary)         (Sundance Now)

This astonishing, stranger-than-fiction documentary musical follows the 
ex-Yugoslavian -- now Slovenian -- cult band Laibach who becomes the 
first rock group ever to perform in the fortress state of North Korea.

https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Sundance-Now-Announces-E...




Champions        [new]          (9:30 pm, NBC)

The latest sitcom from the Mindy Project team of Mindy Kaling and 
Charlie Grandy centers on two brothers (Anders Holm of Workaholics and 
Andy Favreau of Aquarius) who share an apartment as well as an obsession 
with working out. Their lives are turned upside down when one brother's 
teenage son is dropped off on their doorstep by one of his high school 
flings (played by Kaling, who will recur). Faster than you can say "My 
Two Dads," they become a family.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt6470396/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Champions_(U.S._TV_series)

http://www.metacritic.com/tv/champions      [Metacritic score 65]

https://www.nbc.com/champions




Truck Night in America      [new]        (10 pm, History Channel)

It’s truck versus terrain, as 50 truck owners from across the United 
States compete in grueling challenges that test their ingenuity and 
driving ability in HISTORY’s new ten episode nonfiction competition series.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMaOVYmph2o




		Tomorrow's advance notes:


A.I.C.O. Incarnation       [new to US; complete season 1]        (3:01 
am, Netflix)

Everything Aiko knew was a lie. Now she's joining a team of Divers to 
reach the place where the Burst began to stop it for good and save her 
family. Anime.

https://www.netflix.com/title/80161848




Collateral        [new to US; miniseries]           (3:01 am, Netflix)

Investigating the murder of a pizza delivery man, a London detective 
uncovers a tangled conspiracy involving drug dealers, smugglers and 
spies. Stars Carey Mulligan, John Simm, Nicola Walker and Billie Piper. 
Four episodes; Netflix co-production first broadcast by BBC Two in 
February 2018.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collateral_(miniseries)

http://www.metacritic.com/tv/collateral-2018

https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2018/mar/06/from-mcmafia-to...

http://www.radiotimes.com/news/tv/2018-03-06/what-was-the-point-of-...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJmjKv7WP7U

https://www.netflix.com/title/80185171




Love         (complete final season 3)            (3:01 am, Netflix)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HpiAVK_T_aU

https://www.netflix.com/title/80026506




Nailed It       [new; complete season 1]         (3:01 am, Netflix)

Comedian Nicole Byer and dessert master Jacques Torres host a 
six-episode, lighthearted, amateur baking competition series.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pb7CBZ952zs

https://www.netflix.com/title/80179138




The Outsider     (movie)         (3:01 am, Netflix)

An American soldier (Jared Leto) imprisoned in postwar Japan enters the 
dark world of the yakuza, adopting their way of life in repayment for 
his freedom.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2011311/

http://www.metacritic.com/movie/the-outsider-2018     [Metacritic score 33]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNNcl2mEHzQ

https://www.netflix.com/title/80152434

Not this The Outsider:

https://www.netflix.com/title/70299803




Trolls: The Beat Goes On!        (complete season 2)           (3:01 am, 
Netflix)

https://www.netflix.com/title/80117560




The Remix         [new; complete season 1]         (3:01 am, Amazon Prime)

An Amazon Prime Original, The Remix is a music challenge where popular 
singers and DJs come together to give their unique spin to your 
favourite Bollywood numbers. It's a multi-sensory treat that brings 
together, top Bollywood songs remixed with unique acts, stunning 
choreography and cutting edge visual design, we bet you've never seen 
before. The result? Breathtaking performances that will get your heart 
pumping and feet tapping.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtNfRyWlO_c

https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/The-Remix/B079TMH4CM




Sneaky Pete       (complete season 2)         (3:01 am, Amazon Prime)

 From the creator of Justified and Executive Producer Bryan Cranston 
comes an exciting new series about a con-man, Marius (Giovanni Ribisi), 
on the run from a vicious gangster. Marius hides by assuming the 
identity of his prison cellmate, Pete, and takes cover with Pete's 
estranged family – a colorful group (headed by Margo Martindale) with 
well-guarded and dangerous secrets of their own.

Season 2: On the verge of starting fresh, Marius is dragged back into 
the role of Pete Murphy when two thugs—believing he’s Pete—threaten to 
kill the Bernhardts if he doesn’t take them to Pete’s estranged mother 
and the millions she stole from their employer. Now Marius must tread a 
dangerous line to find her and protect the family, all while keeping up 
the Pete con.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5011816/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sneaky_Pete

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YpvLGuinB8o




Dynasty         (new night)          (8 pm, CW)




My Daughter Was Stolen   (movie)    (8 pm, LMN)

A mother's worst nightmare becomes reality when her five-year-old 
daughter mysteriously disappears. Katie Boland, David Novak, Spencer 
Moss, and Karynn Moore star.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt6391874/

http://www.mylifetime.com/movies/my-daughter-was-stolen




Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Family Edition       (season 12) 
  (9 pm, WE)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVhNdMH35dU



--Robin