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TV Weekly Guide November 16 – 22

On November 16, 2014

Sunday: Touching The Void, 8.30pm, ABC2
Based on the best-selling novel by Joe Simpson, Touching The Void recounts an extraordinary mountain climb that turned out to be one of the most incredible true stories of survival and adventure of our time.

Monday: The Newsroom, 7.30pm, Showcase
S3, Ep2. Run: Will tries to protect Neal while Reese's half-siblings look to cash in on a hostile takeover gambit.

Tuesday: First Contact, 8.30pm, SBS
The six participants are brought to the heart of Aboriginal Australia - Uluru. Waiting for the group is award winning journalist, Ray Martin. Ray reveals to the group that they will spend the next 24 hours hosted by Aboriginal families in a place where more Indigenous people live than just about anywhere else in Australia - Sydney. The outspoken Aussies have their views challenged on everything from welfare to Aboriginal identity.

Wednesday: The Good Wife, 9.30pm, TEN
Finn discovers a potentially devastating piece of evidence which could have ramifications for Alicia and Peter. Meanwhile, Eli becomes wary as a new candidate emerges in the race for State's Attorney.

Thursday: Gravity, 8.30pm, Foxtel Premiere
Sandra Bullock, George Clooney. Two astronauts are completely alone - tethered to nothing but each other and spiralling out into the blackness. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left.

Friday: The Fall, 8.30pm, BBC First
DSI Stella Gibson realises that her mistakes have led Paul Spector to Rose Stagg. Fearing for her safety, the police step up their investigation into the killer stalking Belfast's streets.

Saturday: Margin Call, 6.30pm, SBS
Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, this is a thriller entangling the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When entry-level analyst Peter Sullivan unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as decisions both financial and moral catapult the lives of all involved to the brink of disaster. Expanding the parameters of genre, this is a riveting examination of the human components of a subject too often relegated to partisan issues of black and white.Stars Kevin Spacey.

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