Tonight in HD: October 2
Marti Perkins faces her dislike for cheerleading when she must try out for the Hellcats, Lancer University’s competitive cheerleading squad, to win a scholarship. Reviews: Los Angeles Times, New York Daily News, USA Today, TV Guide.
Raising Hope (TV3, 7.00, 5.1) ✫✫✫
Jimmy gets Burt’s idol, Smokey Floyd, to help him realise the rock-and-roll dreams he gave up when he became a father. My Name is Earl’s Jason Lee guest stars. Reviews: Digital Airwaves, BlogCritics, CliqueClak.
Mike & Molly (TV2, 7.30) ✫✫✫
Mike’s special plans for his first Valentine’s Day with Molly are thrown into jeopardy after he accidentally runs into Molly’s ex-boyfriend.
The Middle (TV2, 8.00) ✫✫✫
As Valentine’s Day approaches, Frankie is elated when Axl asks for her help in impressing his mysterious new girlfriend and Sue searches for the boy who kissed her at Halloween. Review: AV Club.
Movie: The Young Victoria (TV One, 8.30) ✫✫✫✫
Chronicles Queen Victoria’s ascension to the throne, focusing on the early turbulent years of her reign and her legendary romance and marriage to Prince Albert. Emily Blunt and Rupert Friend star. (2009)
Movie: 2012 (TV2, 8.30) ✫✫✫✫
An epic adventure about surviving a global cataclysm that brings an end to the world. John Cusack, Thandie Newton and Chiwetel Ejiofor star. (2009).