Thursday TV Picks: ‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’
TV picks for Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, include “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” on ABC, “The Crazy Ones” on CBS and “The Michael J. Fox Show” on NBC.
Tonight in Prime Time
‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’
The annual airing of the classic 1966 animated special seems like the perfect capper to an evening of trick-or-treating. Lucy will pull the football away at the last minute, Snoopy will fight the Red Baron and Linus will spend the night in the pumpkin patch. Some things never change. 8 p.m. Thursday on ABC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @dougknoop
Also on Thursday
“College Football,” 7:30 p.m. (ESPN): Arizona State at Washington State (Live).
“The Vampire Diaries,” 8 p.m. (CW): Damon and Elena attend the Whitmore historical ball; Caroline’s happiness turns to heartbreak; Nadia shares her history with Katherine.
“The Masque of the Red Death” (1964), 8:15 p.m. (TCM): A tyrannical 12th-century prince is intrigued by a girl and takes her to live amid the immorality of his court. Based on a tale by Edgar Allan Poe.
“Ghost Adventures,” 9 p.m. (Travel): The truth behind the legend of Vlad The Impaler, the inspiration for Bram Stoker’s “Dracula”; haunted castles in the Romanian province.
“The Crazy Ones,” 9:01 p.m. (CBS): Sydney learns that her high school crush is nominated for a prestigious award — in direct competition with her father.
“The Michael J. Fox Show,” 9:30 p.m. (NBC): When Mike and Annie go away for a charity golf tournament, Ian and Eve rent out the apartment to make some money; Leigh and Graham have a date night.
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