‘The Strain,’ ‘RuPaul’s All Stars’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week.


Bachelor in Paradise: How mad do you think Jared is at the producers for bringing Ashley back? So mad or SO VERY MAD? 7 p.m., ABC

So You Think You Can Dance: The top 6 perform in the first new episode in a while. 7 p.m., Fox

Flash Gordon: That scene where Flash puts his hand in that tree stump/hole thing scarred me for life, guys. 6:45 p.m., Starz Family


Halt and Catch Fire: Season premiere — it moves to its regular time at 9 p.m. next week. 8 p.m., AMC

The View: 20 Years in the Making: Barbara Walters takes a long hard look at what she unleashed on the world. 9 p.m., ABC

Better Late Than Never: A bunch of old men run around Asia, cameras follow them for some reason. Series premiere. 9 p.m., NBC


Real Housewives of New York City: Bethenny unleashes the truth, chaos ensues on the season finale.  8 p.m., Bravo

The Goonies: Love Stranger Things? Have I got the movie for you. 8 p.m., CMT

Babe: Discover why this movie about a pig was nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture. 7 p.m., Movie Plex


RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars: WERQ. Season premiere. 7 p.m., Logo

Raising Arizona: “Son, you got a panty on your head.” 6:50 p.m., HBO Comedy West


Frankenstein & Bride of Frankenstein: I’m just saying that the Bride of Frankenstein got a bum deal here. 7 p.m., TCM

The Prophecy: This is by no measure a “great” movie, but it is Christopher Walken at his most Christopher Walkeny. 8 p.m., Starz Encore Suspense


Boston EMS: Two-hour season finale. 8 p.m., ABC

Unwanted Guest: A college student brings a friend home for winter break, friend goes and loses her damn mind. 7 p.m., Lifetime


The Strain: The third season of the vampire/eye worm nightmare begins. 9 p.m., FX

The Night Of: Season finale. 8 p.m. HBO

I Miss Downton Abbey: Well, I miss Downton Abbey, seasons 1-3, if we’re all being honest here.. 7 p.m., PBS

MTV Music Awards: Yes, really. They still do this. 8 p.m., MTV


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