Monday's TV Highlights

Kenneth Branagh in  Wallander . Photo / Supplied
Kenneth Branagh in Wallander . Photo / Supplied

Wallander
8.30PM, UKTV

Kenneth Branagh returns as Inspector Kurt Wallander, the hangdog detective whose existential despair plays up along with his blood-sugar. Tonight, an elderly farmer is brutally murdered and his wife left to die.

Shooter
8.30PM, TV3

Rambo meets The Fugitive. Mark Wahlberg plays a marksman who goes bush after he is urged to help foil an attempt on the US President's life, but ends up framed for the assassination. Also stars Michael Pena and Danny Glover. (2007)

The Spirit
8.30PM, Sky Movies

Adaptation of the newspaper comic strip by Will Eisner, starring Gabriel Macht as Denny Colt, a cop who returns from the grave as crime fighting hero The Spirit. (2008)

9
9.45PM, Rialto Sky Digital

Post-apocalyptic animated fantasy where mankind has been wiped out and a group of rag dolls have been brought to life. Together they must find a way to defeat an evil machine. (2009)

- NZ Herald

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