Monday 17 December TV Highlights

4.30pm

ZONE HORROR Dark Shadows – The first episode of the 1990s remake of a vampire soap series that is spoken off in hushed tones by US telefantasy fans but means sod all to us here in the UK.

5pm

FX Buffy The Vampire Slayer “The Wish”

LIVING Charmed “Forget Me… Not”

SCI FI The Lost World “Travellers”

SKY TWO A Town Called Eureka “Once in a Lifetime”

SKY THREE Relic Hunter “Last of the Mochicas”

6pm

ITV4 Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) “Murder Ain’t What It Used To Be”

SKY ONE Futurama “The Cyber House Rules”

FX Buffy The Vampire Slayer “Amends”

SCI FI Profiler “Die Beautiful”

ZONE HORROR Dark Shadows – continued.

7pm

ITV2 The New Adventures of Superman “Twas the Night Before Mxymas” – it’s Lois and Clark’s time loop episode for those of you following this discussion on our forum.

FX Buffy The Vampire Slayer “Gingerbread”

LIVING The X-Files “Talitha Cumi”

SCI FI Mysterious Ways “Stranger in the Mirror”

SKY TWO Stargate SG-1 “Proving Ground”

7.30pm

BBC4 Children’s TV on Trial: The Kids’ Verdict – not strictly SFX but we know you love this kind of thing: today‘s kids give their verdict on children’s TV of yesteryear.

ZONE HORROR The Twilight Zone – no episode information

8pm

ITV4 Andromeda “Slipfighter the Dogs of War” – what kind of an episode title’s that?

SCI FI The Dead Zone “Lotto Fever”

SKY TWO Stargate SG-1 “48 Hours”

TROUBLE Charmed “Carpe Demon”

VIRGIN 1 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine “Defiant”

9pm

SCI FI Medium “Still Life”

TROUBLE Kyle XY “Come to your Senses”

VIRGIN 1 Star Trek: Enterprise “Cold Front”

10pm

SCI FI Medium “The Reckoning”

11pm

SKY ONE Journeyman “Keepers”

Midnight

LIVING Charmed “Valhalley of the Dolls”

1.45am

CHANNEL 4 The Invasion – bizarre-sounding French animated short about aliens with genitals for heads and heads for genitals. Does the phrase “dick head” lose something in translation, we wonder?