IMDbTV Picks: Week of February 22

by IMDb-Editors | created - 21 Feb 2015 | updated - 26 Feb 2015 | Public

View our TV Editor's list of new and returning series, as well as episodes you won't want to miss this week!

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords

IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »


Release year or range to »

1. The Oscars (2015 TV Special)

TV-14 | 223 min | Comedy, Music

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the year's achievements in film.

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Anna Kendrick, Lupita Nyong'o, Robert Duvall

Votes: 3,566

Airs: 7pm ET/4pm PT Sunday, February 22 on ABC.

2. The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (2015)

TV-14 | 279 min | Documentary, Crime

Filmmaker Andrew Jarecki examines the complicated life of reclusive real estate icon Robert Durst, the key suspect in a series of unsolved crimes.

Stars: Robert Durst, Andrew Jarecki, Gary Napoli, Debra Kay Anderson

Votes: 32,813

Airs: 8pm Sunday, February 22 on HBO.

3. The Walking Dead (2010– )
Episode: The Distance (2015)

TV-MA | 42 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

Recovering from a devastating storm, Rick and the group find themselves mistrustful of a new survivor who promises them safety in a walled-off community.

Director: Larysa Kondracki | Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Steven Yeun, Lauren Cohan

Votes: 7,964

Airs: 9pm Sunday, February 22 on AMC.

4. Downton Abbey (2010–2015)

TV-PG | 58 min | Drama, Romance

A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early 20th Century.

Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Brendan Coyle

Votes: 140,751

Someone attempts to thwart Rose and Atticus' happiness, and Mrs. Patmore gets a surprise.

Airs: 9pm Sunday, February 22 on PBS.

5. Togetherness (2015–2016)
Episode: Ghost in Chains (2015)

TV-MA | 25 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Brett meets a woman during a morning hike; Tina tries to make peace with Alex.

Director: Nicole Holofcener | Stars: Mark Duplass, Melanie Lynskey, Amanda Peet, Steve Zissis

Votes: 186

Airs: 9:30pm Sunday, February 22 on HBO.

6. Gotham (2014–2019)
Episode: Red Hood (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Following several bank robberies, Gordon and Bullock investigate the Red Hood gang. Meanwhile, Selina bonds with Barbara, Penguin faces problems, Fish tries to reclaim her position, and Alfred is visited by an old friend.

Director: Nathan Hope | Stars: Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue, David Mazouz, Zabryna Guevara

Votes: 2,826

Airs: 8pm Monday, February 23 on Fox.

7. Citizenfour (2014)

R | 114 min | Documentary, Biography, Thriller

88 Metascore

A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden.

Director: Laura Poitras | Stars: Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, William Binney, Jacob Appelbaum

Votes: 47,711 | Gross: $2.80M

Television Premiere: 9pm Monday, February 23 on HBO.

8. Sleepy Hollow (2013–2017)

TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.

Stars: Tom Mison, Lyndie Greenwood, Nicole Beharie, Orlando Jones

Votes: 55,192

The town and its inhabitants are permanently changed, and a relationship is destroyed beyond repair.

Airs: 9pm Monday, February 23 on Fox.

9. Castle (2009–2016)
Episode: The Wrong Stuff (2015)

TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

When an astronaut in a Mars simulation is killed, Castle and Beckett don spacesuits and enter the simulation to investigate. Much to their surprise, it seems no one inside and no one outside could have committed the murder.

Director: Paul Holahan | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic, Susan Sullivan, Jon Huertas

Votes: 654

Airs: 10pm Monday, February 23 on ABC.

10. The Night Shift (2014–2017)
Episode: Recovery (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Romance

T.C. is suspended after a breakdown at the hospital; Ragosa returns to the hospital.

Director: Eriq La Salle | Stars: Eoin Macken, Jill Flint, Ken Leung, Brendan Fehr

Votes: 287

Season Premiere: 10pm Monday, February 23 on NBC.

11. Better Call Saul (2015– )
Episode: Hero (2015)

TV-14 | 47 min | Crime, Drama

Jimmy makes a bold move against Hamlin in an effort to attract potential clients.

Director: Colin Bucksey | Stars: Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian

Votes: 6,958

Airs: 10pm Monday, February 23 on AMC.

12. Fresh Off the Boat (2015– )
Episode: Fajita Man (2015)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

Eddie takes a job at the family restaurant to earn money for a new video game, and Jessica searches for a job of her own.

Director: Matt Sohn | Stars: Randall Park, Constance Wu, Hudson Yang, Forrest Wheeler

Votes: 344

Airs: 8pm Tuesday, February 24 on ABC.

13. Pretty Little Liars (2010–2017)
Episode: Bloody Hell (2015)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

Equipped with their new information about Mona, the liars decide they need to speak to Alison; Aria quickly learns that Mike's involvement could have serious repercussions for her family; ... See full summary »

Director: Arlene Sanford | Stars: Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Tyler Blackburn, Lucy Hale

Votes: 461

Airs: 8pm Tuesday, February 24 on ABC Family.

14. Agent Carter (2015–2016)
Episode: Valediction (2015)

TV-PG | 42 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Peggy faces the full fury of Leviathan, as Howard Stark makes his return.

Director: Christopher Misiano | Stars: Hayley Atwell, James D'Arcy, Chad Michael Murray, Enver Gjokaj

Votes: 2,070

Season Finale: 9pm Tuesday, February 24 on ABC.

15. Parks and Recreation (2009–2015)
Episode: One Last Ride: Part 1 (2015)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy

As the team gathers one final time before they go their separate ways, we look 10 years into the future for each team member.

Director: Michael Schur | Stars: Amy Poehler, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza

Votes: 2,337

Series Finale: 10pm Tuesday, February 24 on NBC.

16. Justified (2010–2015)
Episode: Alive Day (2015)

TV-MA | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Boyd finds a way to keep tabs on Ava while he works in the mine with Ava's Uncle Zachariah, and Ty orders a reluctant Choo-Choo to tie up loose ends after he kills Calhoun Schreier.

Director: Peter Werner | Stars: Timothy Olyphant, Nick Searcy, Jere Burns, Joelle Carter

Votes: 654

Raylan investigates a murder that has sown discord in Markham's camp, and Boyd revisits his mining days.

Airs: 10pm Tuesday, February 24 on FX.

17. Arrow (2012– )
Episode: Nanda Parbat (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

Malcolm is captured by Ra's al Ghul and taken to Nanda Parbat. Because of his love for Thea, Oliver considers saving Merlyn. Ray is obsessed with finishing his Atom suit so he can save the ... See full summary »

Director: Gregory Smith | Stars: Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Willa Holland

Votes: 4,152

Airs: 8pm Wednesday, February 25 on The CW.

18. Survivor (2000– )
Episode: It's Survivor Warfare (2015)

TV-PG | 64 min | Adventure, Game-Show, Reality-TV

The castaways are divided into three separate tribes, White Collar, Blue Collar and No Collar. Minutes into the game, castaways are forced to choose between honesty or deception, and one ... See full summary »

Stars: Jeff Probst, So Kim, Max Dawson, Carolyn Rivera

Votes: 92

The 30th season features the theme of “Worlds Apart,” with castaways divided into the three separate tribes: White Collar, Blue Collar and No Collar.

Season Premiere: 8pm Wednesday, February 25 on CBS.

19. Modern Family (2009– )
Episode: Connection Lost (2015)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

Claire is stuck at an airport and trying to digitally track down Haley after an argument.

Director: Steven Levitan | Stars: Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell

Votes: 4,852

Claire partakes in online snooping that creates drama with the rest of the family.

Airs: 9pm Wednesday, February 25 on ABC.

20. The Amazing Race (2001– )
Episode: Great Way to Start a Relationship (2015)

TV-PG | 66 min | Action, Adventure, Family

11 new teams of all dating duos: six who are preexisting couples, and five duos meet for the first time at the starting line. Immediately, the couples face a difficult decision with a ... See full summary »

Director: Bertram van Munster | Stars: Phil Keoghan, Aly Dudek, Steve Langton, Harley Rodriguez

Votes: 56

Among the 11 new teams, six are preexisting couples, and five of the duos have just met.

Season Premiere: 9:30pm Wednesday, February 25 on CBS.

21. Empire (2015– )
Episode: The Lyon's Roar (2015)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Music

Cookie and Camilla face off over Hakeem; Jamal reveals news that surprises everyone.

Director: Danny Strong | Stars: Terrence Howard, Bryshere Y. Gray, Jussie Smollett, Trai Byers

Votes: 707

Airs: 9pm Wednesday, February 25 on Fox.

22. Suits (2011– )
Episode: Intent (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Drama

Harvey finds out that Donna may have broken the law to help Mike get a document in the whistleblower case, but he may not be able to save her. Meanwhile, Jessica tries to figure out her next step in her relationship with Jeff.

Director: Silver Tree | Stars: Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Rick Hoffman, Meghan Markle

Votes: 2,005

Airs: 10pm Wednesday, February 25 on USA.

23. The Big Bang Theory (2007– )
Episode: The Intimacy Acceleration (2015)

TV-PG | 20 min | Comedy, Romance

Sheldon and Penny agree to participate in an unusual experiment. Leonard, Amy, Raj and Emily spend the evening trying to escape a room with a "zombie". Howard and Bernadette run into trouble at the airport after returning from Mrs. Wolowitz's funeral.

Director: Mark Cendrowski | Stars: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg

Votes: 1,906

Airs: 8pm Thursday, February 26 on CBS.

24. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )
Episode: The Night Lila Died (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

As the team defend a priest accused of murdering a fellow man of the cloth, a series of flashbacks begins to finally reveal exactly what happened on the night Lila was murdered.

Director: Laura Innes | Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee

Votes: 1,591

In flashbacks, we start to piece together what really happened the night of Lila's murder. Wes, Connor, Michaela and Laurel may have dug themselves in too deep a hole for Annalise to save them.

Season Finale: 9pm Thursday, February 26 on ABC.

25. Backstrom (2015)
Episode: Ancient, Chinese, Secret (2015)

TV-14 | 46 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

As Backstrom and the SCU investigate the murder of a fortune teller, secrets are revealed.

Director: Sarah Pia Anderson | Stars: Rainn Wilson, Genevieve Angelson, Kristoffer Polaha, Page Kennedy

Votes: 228

Airs: 9pm Thursday, February 26 on Fox.

26. Vikings (2013–2020)
Episode: The Wanderer (2015)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Lagertha and Athelstan help to set up the Viking settlement; a mysterious wanderer turns up.

Director: Ken Girotti | Stars: Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Jessalyn Gilsig

Votes: 2,905

Airs: 10pm Thursday, February 26 on History.

27. 12 Monkeys (2015–2018)
Episode: The Keys (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

Cole, Railly and Aaron race to stop the virus from being deployed as a bio-weapon in Chechnya.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Aaron Stanford, Amanda Schull, Noah Bean, Ramon De Ocampo

Votes: 962

Cole, Dr. Railly and Aaron strive to stop the virus from being deployed as a bio-weapon in Chechnya.

Airs: 9pm Friday, February 27 on Syfy.

28. Glee (2009–2015)
Episode: Child Star (2015)

TV-14 | 47 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

The members of New Directions must come together to prepare for their first public performance.

Director: Michael Hitchcock | Stars: Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Dot-Marie Jones, Jane Lynch

Votes: 636

The members of New Directions must come together to prepare for their first public performance

Airs: 9pm Friday, February 27 on Fox.

29. Banshee (2013–2016)
Episode: All the Wisdom I Got Left (2015)

TV-MA | 47 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Hood and Brock track down Chayton to Louisiana. Rebecca makes new enemies for her uncle. Colonel Stowe prepares his revenge for the robbery at the base.

Director: Greg Yaitanes | Stars: Antony Starr, Ivana Milicevic, Ulrich Thomsen, Frankie Faison

Votes: 1,187

Lucas heads to Louisiana in search of Chayton; Stowe pieces together details about the heist

Airs: 10pm Friday, February 27 on Cinemax.

Recently Viewed