6:30p.m. “Lost in Translation”
In an Oscar-nominated role, Bill Murray plays an actor in Japan for a commercial shoot who confronts the melancholy of middle age in a film that insiders say helped him prepare for his ground-breaking work the following year in “Garfield: the Movie.” (2003) Showtime.
7:15 p.m. “Freddy vs. Jason”
Freddy Krueger of the “Elm Street” franchise and Jason Voorhes of the “Friday the 13th” series have a lot in common. And yet they fail to connect on an emotional level. (2003) Starz.
8 p.m. “Up” A lonely widower facing the loss of his home ties thousand of balloons to his house and floats off to a mysterious jungle. If any part of this is in your retirement plan, see an investment counselor immediately. (2009) Disney Channel.
9 p.m. “Redneck Island”
Fourteen rednecks compete for a 100,00 island. It’s basically “Survivor” with a smaller vocabulary and fewer teeth and the immunity idol has a bottle opener in the base. CMT.
11p.m. “The Real Story of Thanksgiving” It turns out that canned cranberry sauce was invented as a gag gift. History Channel.