What to Watch Today

Titans Finale, Runaways Returns, Bird Box and More

Titans Finale Batman

On TV this Friday: Sandra Bullock enters Netflix’s Bird BoxMarvel’s Runaways returns for Season 2 and DC Universe’s Titans wraps its freshman run. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern:

  • Hulu
    Marvel's Runaways

    Season 2 premiere (all 13 episodes): As the Runaways adjust to life on their own, Jonah receives a mysterious message, pointing to a mole among the kids. (Read “B+” reviewwatch trailer.)

  • Amazon
    Vanity Fair

    Series premiere (all episodes): Olivia Cooke (Bates Motel) stars as Becky Sharp in this adaptation of the William Makepeace Thackeray novel. (Watch trailer.)

  • DC Universe

    Season 1 finale: Dick is led on a dark journey back to Gotham, to battle Batman. (Check renewal status.)

  • Netflix
    Bird Box

    Original movie premiere: A mother (Oscar winner Sandra Bullock) and her children embark on a two-day journey whilst blindfolded (!), to avoid eye contact with a mysterious force that is decimating the world’s population; Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story) and John Malkovich (Billions) co-star.

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    Laverne & Shirley Marathon

    Through 8 pm | The basic cabler pays tribute to the late Penny Marshall with this marathon of Laverne-centric episodes. (View schedule.)

  • NBC
    Midnight, Texas

    In Season 2’s penultimate episode, Manfred and Kai work together to defeat a common foe; Joe receives a surprise visit.

  • CBS
    A Home for the Holidays: The 20th Anniversary

    60 minutes: Gwen Stefani, Train, Andy Grammer and Lukas Graham perform; LL Cool J hosts.

  • ABC
    I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown!

    In this 2003 ‘toon, Lucy and Linus’ little brother, ReRun, turns to Snoopy and Spike for holiday cheer.

  • ABC
    The Great Christmas Light Fight

    Encore presentation: This “All Stars” episode looks back at some of the best festive light displays in America… meaning, this is a clip show.

  • Cinemax
    Mike Judge Presents: Tales From the Tour Bus

    Season 2 finale: Betty Davis disappears from the music scene after she is boycotted by religious groups, black political leaders and the NAACP. (Not yet renewed.)