Monday TV Picks: Vivien Leigh in 1948’s ‘Anna Karenina’ on TCM
TV picks for Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, include the 1948 film version of “Anna Karenina” with Vivien Leigh on TCM; “The Voice” on NBC; and “Castle” on ABC.
Tonight in Prime Time
To prepare for the latest film version (directed by Joe Wright and starring Keira Knightley and Jude Law; see accompanying story), opening Wednesday, you might want to check out this 1948 version of Tolstoy’s tale starring Vivien Leigh as the 19th-century Russian heroine. 8:30 p.m. Monday on TCM (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
“The TeenNick 2012 HALO Awards,” 8 p.m. (Nickelodeon): Four ordinary teens receive recognition for doing extraordinary things; featuring Tyra Banks, Justin Bieber, Josh Duhamel and Emma Stone.
“The Voice,” 8 p.m. (NBC): The top-10 artists perform for America’s vote.
“The Dust Bowl,” 8 p.m. (KCTS): “Reaping the Whirlwind”: Families find relief in California; government conservation efforts help stabilize the soil and rejuvenate farms.
“2 Broke Girls,” 9 p.m. (CBS): Caroline and Max ask two Amish boys to build a barn for Chestnut; Andy makes a discovery about Caroline.
“The Layover with Anthony Bourdain,” 9 p.m. (Travel): While cruising around in a vintage Caddy, Tony tries a hot dog and realizes no one eats deep-dish pizza in Chicago.
“Castle,” 10:01 p.m. (ABC): While retrieving a murder witness, Castle and Beckett are ambushed, forcing them to take the witness on the run.
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