‘Sharp Objects,’ Fireworks and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week



The Bachelorette: Foolish’s own Whitney tried to get into the audience of one of tonight’s dates in Richmond, but, alas … 7 p.m., ABC

The Rape of Recy Taylor: In 1944, Recy Taylor, an African-American woman, was gang-raped by a group of six white men in Alabama, and instead of being silenced, she identified her attackers. The NAACP sent Rosa Parks to investigate the case. This is a documentary about these women’s stories and how they helped influence the civil rights movement — and today’s #MeToo movement. 8 p.m., Starz


The Comedy Lineup: Netflix’s new comedy series features up-and-coming comedians in 15-minute sets. Series premiere. Netflix

Strokes of Genius: A look at two of the best male tennis players, Federer and Nadal. 7 p.m., The CW


Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular: Happy 4th! Kelly Clarkson, Ricky Martin, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, and the West Point Band and Glee Club perform. 7 p.m., NBC

National Lampoon’s Vacation marathon: OG Vacation, European Vacation and Christmas Vacation all in one convenient location. 3 p.m., IFC

2018 Freedom Over Texas: For those of y’all in Houston who don’t want to  7 p.m., ABC


Speed: DON’T SLOW DOWN. 6 p.m., Cinemax

Being John Malkovich: Malkovich Malkovich Malkovich. 9 p.m., HBO Signature

Grosse Point Blank: This movie takes place at a ten-year high school reunion. It came out mover than twenty years ago. 7:10 p.m., More Max


12 Monkeys: Cole must complete his cycle in the season finale. 9 p.m., Syfy

Anne with an E: Anne from Green Gables returns. Season two. Netflix

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee: Jerry Lewis, Dana Carvey, Kate McKinnon, Alec Baldwin, Brian Regan, Ellen DeGeneres, Zach Galifianakis, John Mulaney, Dave Chappelle, Neal Brennan, Tracy Morgan, and Hasan Minhaj. Season 10 premiere. Netflix


Me, Myself & I: CBS is finally burning off the remaining episodes of this Not Terrible sitcom that died a quick death last fall. 7 p.m., CBS

Living Biblically: This one, too. 8 p.m., CBS


Sharp Objects: Amy Adams and Patricia Clarkson star in this miniseries based on the Gillian Flynn novel. Series premiere. 8 p.m., HBO

The 2000s: A look at the early part of this just super terrific century we’re enjoying. The premiere episode looks at the Golden Age of Television, something we know a little bit about in these parts. Series premiere. 8 p.m., CNN

Evel Live: Travis Pastrana will recreate — and surpass — three of Evel Knievel’s iconic stunts in this three-hour special. 7 p.m., History

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