Lizzy Caplan in "Masters of Sex" on Showtime.

Lizzy Caplan as Virginia Johnson in the drama "Masters of Sex" on Showtime. ( Michael Desmond / Showtime / March 17, 2014)

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This week's TV Movies


SUNDAY

Two national soccer teams (Germany and Argentina) enter, one team leaves victorious at the "2014 FIFA World Cup Final" in Rio de Janeiro. 11:30 a.m. ABC

Tough guy, eh? Liev Schreiber is back as "Ray Donovan" in the L.A.-set drama's second-season premiere. 9 p.m. Showtime

Rampant vampirism baffles CDC officials in filmmaker Guillermo del Toro's new horror drama "The Strain." Corey Stoll and Sean Astin star. 10 p.m. FX

Birds do it, bees do it, and especially "Masters of Sex" do it on the return of this drama about sex-research pioneers Masters and Johnson (Michael Sheen, Lizzy Caplan). 10 p.m. Showtime

MONDAY

Will our hero (Kiefer Sutherland) save the day once again? Probably. But we'll find out for sure on the series finale of "24: Live Another Day." 9 p.m. Fox

New Orleans five years after Hurricane Katrina is the subject of the 2012 doc "Getting Back to Abnormal" on a new "POV." 10 p.m. KOCE

The star of "Luther" and "The Wire" indulges his passion for all things automotive in the new unscripted series "Idris Elba: King of Speed." 10 p.m. BBC America

Digging a hole? Tying your shoes? Whatever it is, learn how to do it right in the new series "Going Deep With David Rees." 10 and 10:30 p.m. National Geographic Channel

TUESDAY

Baseball's best take the field for the "2014 MLB All-Star Game" in Minneapolis. 4:30 p.m. Fox

Pay a visit to the ancient city of Petra — carved out of stone, hence the name — on the season finale of "Time Scanners." 8 p.m. KOCE

The documentary series "Frontline" presents a case study in present-day school segregation in the new exposé "Separate and Unequal." 10 p.m. KOCE

Would-be zombies get schooled in ghoulishness in the special "Inside the Walking Dead: Walker University." 10 p.m. AMC

WEDNESDAY

Athletes who are outstanding in their respective fields will receive some richly deserved kudos at the "2014 ESPYs" hosted by Drake. 6 p.m. ESPN, ESPN2