On TV this Tuesday: Disney/Pixar spins a fresh Toy Story, Arrow crashes (and clashes) with The Flash, Sons of Anarchy adds a bit of Charisma, a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent may put it all on the line and more. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar.
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Toy Story That Time Forgot
During a post-Christmas play date, Woody, Buzz et al find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. Featuring the voices of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Kristen Schaal, Kevin McKidd, Wallace Shawn, Timothy Dalton, Don Rickles and Joan Cusack. (A Charlie Brown Christmas follows at 8:30.)
In Central City to investigate a mysterious boomerang, Oliver unwittingly taunts Barry into single-handledly pursing a metahuman who causes people to lose control of their emotions — ultimately infecting The Flash and unleashing his rage on the Arrow. (I’ve seen the ep and it’s super-fun, the fight surprisingly close; the crossover continues on Wednesday’s Arrow.)
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Coulson’s team discovers the ancient city before HYDRA, but uncovering its secrets may require someone to make the ultimate sacrifice; May and Skye race to get to Raina before Whitehall does.
Annie competes with her two dads over the time and attention of their favorite cousin; Gil forges a bond with a pack of sixth-grade boys.
The Mindy Project
Mindy is so determined to help Peter with his living situation that her own relationship with Danny gets a bit complicated. Meanwhile, things go haywire for Jeremy and Morgan when they’re left to watch Lauren’s son.
About a Boy
Marcus hangs out with Andy and Laurie while Fiona and Will are out on a double date.
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce
Series premiere: Lisa Edelstein (House) stars as Abby McCarthy, a self-help book author and guru who shocks the world when she reveals that her seemingly perfect life has all been a lie, and that she has separated from her husband (Paul Adelstein, Private Practice). The cast also includes Janeane Garofalo (Reality Bites), Beau Garrett (Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior), Necar Zadegan (Emily Owens, MD) and Patrick Heusinger (Royal Pains). (Watch a “prequel” clip.)
Sons of Anarchy
In the series’ penultimate episode, with tensions mounting and truths finally revealed, Jax must make the ultimate decision. Charisma Carpenter (Angel) guest-stars.
Whilst invesigating the death of a British aristocrat, Henry remembers back to 1957 when, once again, he and his family had to pack up and move to protect his secret. Meanwhile, Abe crosses paths with the woman (Fringe‘s Blair Brown) with whom he memorably shared his first kiss as a lad. (Watch a sneak peek.)
In this sneak peek, Bobby Bottleservice directs an action movie, C-Czar goes on a date with a coworker despite his feelings for Pretty Liz, and Mikey questions his sexuality on “Wheels Ontario.”
Nina’s refusal to lose cases to her ex-fiance starts clogging up the court system; Carlos’ bid to give up smoking stresses everyone else out.