But almost accidentally, I began revisiting "Foyle's War" in its entirety on
Whatever the reason, the tales of police detective Christopher Foyle coping with murder and mayhem in wartime England are once again completely addictive, an oasis of fascinating calm among the sturm and drang of
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Viewers can also prepare for the return of Discovery Channel's "Amish Mafia" on Aug. 13 by catching up with "Breaking Amish" on TLC. This season, which premiered last week, follows a cast of five new Amish and Mennonite men and women as they ditch the confines and greenery of Pennsylvania Dutch living for the beaches and debauchery of L.A.
At least two of them have big secrets -- Lizzie is unmarried and pregnant while Matthew hints at having done "something bad." Possibly even more disturbing is Iva's plastic baggie full of lard--airport security made her dump the enormous tin before boarding the plane and now she's not quite sure how she's going to cook. Welcome to the land of extra virgin olive oil, Iva. TLC, Sundays, 10 p.m.
KCET is having a "Borgen" marathon, beginning July 21 at 10 p.m., if you want to catch up with the Danish drama that's captivating American audiences, and AMC's