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Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Suffragette' on HBO

Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Suffragette' on HBO
Carey Mulligan, left, and Helen Bonham Carter in "Suffragette" on HBO. (Steffan Hill / Focus Features)
SERIES

Saturday morning cooking shows The Food Channel gets foodies off to an early start with the season premiere of "Guilty Pleasures," where Tia Mowry finds deep dish pizza in Chicago and Judy Greer gets a guilty helping of grilled cheese in Los Angeles, 7 a.m. Food. Then "Top 5 Restaurants" returns for a new season with a list of the most heavenly fried meals, 7:30 a.m. "Farmhouse Rules" ends its season at 10:30.

Angel From Hell The canceled Jane Lynch-starring sitcom returns with two episodes that didn't air previously. 8 and 8:30 p.m. CBS

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Hell on Wheels Bohannon (Anson Mount) manages a complicated Chinese labor strike while Durant (Colm Meaney) pulls Mickey (Phil Burke) deeper into his intrigues and into Union Pacific business. 9 p.m. AMC

The American West This new episode of the documentary series follows General Custer on his way to a fateful confrontation with the Sioux at Little Big Horn. Elsewhere, Jesse James targets a major bank in the northern territory. 10 p.m. AMC

SPECIALS

What the Hell Is the Presidency For? LBJ's Battle for Civil Rights This new special documents President Lyndon B. Johnson's efforts to pass some of the most important civil rights legislation of the 1960s, using the power of the presidency to form an alliance with Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. 7 p.m. History

Sharksanity 3 As another Shark Week winds down this new special looks back at some of the highlights from the 2016 lineup. 9 p.m. Discovery

MOVIES

That's Entertainment! This 1974 feature film offers an enjoyable compilation of clips and scenes from classic MGM musicals. Frank Sinatra, Elizabeth Taylor, James Stewart and Liza Minnelli introduce favorite segments from 1928-58, 5 p.m. TCM. That's followed by two films prominently featured. At 7:30 p.m. Howard Keel and Jane Powell star in 1954's "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers"  and, at 9:30, Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra in 1949's "On the Town."

Suffragette Director Sarah Gavron's 2015 British historical drama chronicles how working mother Maud Watts (Carey Mulligan) is inspired by activist Emmeline Pankhurst (Meryl Streep) and joins the growing British suffragette movement in the early 20th century. Helena Bonham Carter, Natalie Press, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw and Anne-Marie Duff also star. 8 p.m. HBO

Southpaw Jake Gyllenhaal stars in director Antoine Fuqua's 2015 drama as a boxer who struggles to overcome an injury and a personal tragedy to defend his title against a cocky rival (Miguel Gomez). With Forest Whitaker, Rachel McAdams, Naomie Harris, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, Rita Ora and boxer Victor Ortiz. 9 p.m. Showtime

WEEKEND TALK

SATURDAY

Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC

McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET

SUNDAY

Today (N) 6 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC

State of the Union Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.). Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson. Politics: Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski. Panel: Bakari Sellers; Amanda Carpenter; Andre Bauer; Ben Jealous. (N) 6 and 9 a.m. CNN

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CBS News Sunday Morning Bill O'Reilly; Maren Morris; Weird Al Yankovic; artist Kadir Nelson. (N) 6:30 a.m. KCBS

Fareed Zakaria GPS (N) 7 and 10 a.m. CNN

Face the Nation Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank); Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.); Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.). Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney. Presidential books: Author Arthur Herman ("Douglas MacArthur: American Warrior"); author Jean Edward Smith ("Bush"); author Douglas Brinkley ("Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America"); authors Annette Gordon-Reed and Peter S. Onuf ("'Most Blessed of the Patriarchs': Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination"). Panel: Ed O'Keefe, the Washington Post; Molly Ball, the Atlantic; Gerald Seib, the Wall Street Journal. (N) 8 a.m. KCBS

Meet the Press Secretary of Labor Tom Perez. Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.). Panel: Andrea Mitchell; Kelly O'Donnell; Katy Tur; Kasie Hunt. (N) 8 a.m. KNBC; 11 a.m. MSNBC

This Week With George Stephanopoulos Rust belt campaigns: Hillary Clinton supporter Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio); Donald Trump supporter former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Penn.). Which candidate is best prepared to be commander-in-chief?: Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, U.S. Army (Ret), Trump campaign; Admiral James Stavridis, U.S. Navy (Ret), Clinton campaign. Panel: Steve Inskeep, NPR; Cokie Roberts; Kimberley Strassel, the Wall Street Journal; Alex Wagner, the Atlantic. (N) 8 a.m. KABC

Fox News Sunday Terrorism and national security: Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.). Benghazi report: Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-Calilf.). Panel: Brit Hume; Heidi Przybyla, USA Today; Charles Lane, the Washington Post; former Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) (N) 8 a.m. KTTV; 11 a.m.; 3 and 11 p.m. FNC

Reliable Sources Comparisons covering Trump and Clinton: Carolyn Ryan, the New York Times; Steven Brill, the Atlantic. Coverage of the Green Party: Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein. Millennials' views of campaign coverage: Elizabeth Plank, Vox; Jacob Horowitz, Mic; Jamie Weinstein, the Daily Caller. Traditional media adapting to the web: Ryan Seacrest; Bob Pittman, iHeartMedia; Joanna Coles, Cosmopolitan; Mark Thompson, the New York Times; Tim Armstrong, AOL. (N) 8 a.m. CNN

MediaBuzz Atty. Gen. Loretta Lynch meets with former President Bill Clinton; the FEC investigates Fox News; media speculation on running mates: Ashley Parker, the New York Times; Amy Holmes; Penny Lee; Sarah Westwood, the Washington Examiner; Susan Ferrechio, the Washington Examiner. (N) 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. FNC

60 Minutes Director J.J. Abrams ("Star Wars: The Force Awakens"); Michael Caine; director Danny Boyle. (N) 7 p.m. KCBS

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