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Saturday's TV Highlights: 'The Men Who Stare at Goats' on Starz

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G.I. DUDE:
Jeff Bridges trains a company of psychic warriors in the trippy 2009 action-comedy “The Men Who Stare at Goats” at 9 p.m. on Starz.

My Ghost Story: This spooky series ends its season with the tale of a haunted ceramic giraffe (7 and 11 p.m. Biography).

Bad Dog! Pooches and other pets behaving badly are caught on tape in this new series (8 and 11 p.m. Animal Planet).

SPECIALS

Trouble the Water: Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath are recalled in this documentary (6 p.m. National Geographic).

Pet-O-Rama: Proud owners put pets through their paces in this wacky talent show (7 p.m. Animal Planet).

Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam — Live From Dallas: Actress, comedian and talk show host Mo'Nique emcees this new stand-up special (11 p.m. Showtime).

MOVIES

Meet the Fockers: Ben Stiller, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman and Barbra Streisand star in this so-so 2004 sequel to the hit 2000 comedy (8 p.m. ABC).

Rocky: This 1976 boxing melodrama starring Sylvester Stallone was a box office and Oscar night champ (8 p.m. KDOC).

The Time Traveler's Wife: Rachel McAdams and Eric Bana star in this 2009 romantic fantasy based on the bestselling novel (8 p.m. HBO).

The Wish List: Jennifer Esposito (“Samantha Who?”) stars in this 2010 made-for-cable fable (9 p.m. Hallmark).

Meteor Apocalypse: It's the end of the world as we know it once again in this new made-for-TV disaster flick (9 p.m. Syfy).

The Ruling Class: A marathon of Peter O'Toole films includes this dark 1972 satire directed by Peter Medak (9 p.m. TCM).

SPORTS

Baseball: The Phillies play the Padres (1 p.m. Fox); regional coverage (4 p.m. MLB); the Yankees face the White Sox (4 p.m. WGN America); the Dodgers meet the Rockies (5 p.m. KCAL); and the Angels host the Orioles (6 p.m. FSN).

MLS soccer: The Galaxy welcomes the Wizards (7:30 p.m. FS Prime).

Photo credit: Laura Macgruder/Overture Films

 
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