This Weekend in HD: June 25-26


TV One re-runs The Pacific from late-night Sunday


Coasters (TV One, 4.55, R):

Al Brown travels to the Capital’s coast, making his way from Wellington’s Island Bay out to Pencarrow Head, exploring the connections Kiwis have with their coast.

Hyundai Country Calendar (TV One, 7.00)

A young couple start a biodynamic winery from scratch.

ITM Fishing Show (TV3, 7.00)

Matt sets the remaining apprentices the seemingly simple task of catching snapper for dinner — but  a cunning twist leaves the teams scrambling and under pressure.

One Sport: Wimbledon (TV One, 12.00)

Live coverage from day six.


Let’s Get Inventin’ (TV2, 5.00)

Keen Ripstik rider Edmond Liu from Auckland’s Bucklands Beach modifies his Ripstik for a race with a difference at the Meremere Drag Strip with a fiery ending.

Pretty Little Liars (TV2, 5.30)

After a shocking revelation from the police, it looks like the four little liars could be crying wolf. With everything pointing to Ian, could the girls be wrong?

Joey (TV2, 6.30, R)

Joey is attracted to his new female neighbour, Sara, who is more than capable of holding her own during their dates.

The Food Truck (TV One, 7.00)

Chef Michael Van De Elzen attempts to create healthy, restaurant-quality hotdogs to sell from his 1970 Bedford  truck, at an Oceana Championships baseball game in Pakuranga.

Modern Family (TV3, 7.00, 5.1)

Mitchell and Cameron are looking to assign a legal guardian who would care for Lily should something happen to them, and are secretly assessing their family members. Reviews: New York MagazineAV Club, Entertainment WeeklyMedia ConsommeWhat’s Alan Watching?

The Middle (TV2, 7.30)

Frankie wants the macho Heck men to share their feelings with each other when Mike’s father and brother join the family for their annual Thanksgiving feast. Reviews: Daemon’s TV.

CSI: Miami (TV3, 9.30, 5.1)

On the 200th episode, a pregnant woman is assaulted, and Horatio and the team fight for her and her baby’s life while tracking down her attacker. Reviews: CSI Files, ScreenCrave.

The Good Wife (TV3, 10.25, 5.1)

Alicia defends a prisoner who, under duress, confesses to murdering a fellow inmate. Reviews: Wall Street JournalAV Club.

The Deep End (TV3, 11.20)

Season premiere of a series about first-year associates in a top LA law firm: Dylan is assigned to a nearly impossible pro-bono case; Addy makes an impression on her boss when she speaks her mind. Reviews: Chicago Sun-Times, New York Daily News, Los Angeles Times.

The Pacific (TV One, 12.00, R)

In the immediate aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour, Marine Sergeant John Basilone and his troops prepare to ship out and confront the enemy somewhere in the Pacific. Reviews: Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New Yorker.

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