Time-traveling British cops and aliens are the highlight of this week's TVS

It's Memorial Day. Do you know what that means? Yes, we're in the summer doldrums, but never fear. TV's got new episodes of Ashes to Ashes, Doctor Who, Stargate Universe, and a slew of rad movies in store for you.

MONDAY 5/31/10

On Memorial Day, it's slim pickings. There's a 12-hour block of Star Trek: The Next Generation (8 AM-8 PM) on BBC America.

TUESDAY 6/1/10

On a new Ashes to Ashes (10 PM, BBCA), Jackie - Gene's friend - shows up unexpectedly; and Alex begins to catch wind that everything's not quite right with Jackie.

WEDNESDAY 6/2/10

There's a new episode of Mythbusters (8 PM, Discovery, "Fireball Stun Gun"). The M.B. team presumably build a, ahem, fireball stun gun. Sounds promising!

LATE NIGHT: Evangeline Lily is on Craig Ferguson (12:30, CBS).

THURSDAY 6/3/10

Time-traveling British cops and aliens are the highlight of this week's TVS

On Comedy Central, they're playing the two-hour entirety of Futurama: Bender's Big Score beginning at 8 PM. I presume this is to get viewers amped up for the Futurama return later this month. Thank Hanukkah Zombie!

On Science, there are two new episodes of Synthetic Life (8 & 9 PM). Also, the rare Moonlight marathon airs from 8 AM - 5 PM today on SyFy.

FRIDAY 6/4/10

On Stargate Universe (9 PM, SyFy, "Incursion"), it's the beginning of the two-part season finale. The Destiny crew is under attack and must make some dire choices before the season is out.

One AMC, there's a doubleheader of subpar horror flicks Pet Semetary (8 PM) and They (10 PM). This is strictly drinking game viewing. WALL*E is on Encore at 8 PM. Death Race is on HBO at 8 PM. Jason Statham is so damn grizzled.

A new Merlin airs at 10 PM on Syfy.

LATE NIGHT: True Blood's Sam Trammell is on Jimmy Kimmel (Midnight, ABC)

SATURDAY 6/5/10

On a new Doctor Who (9 PM, BBCA, "Amy's Choice"), The Doctor brings Amy to the night before her first child is born.

There's a doubleheader of pandemic-themed flicks on AMC: Virus (8 PM) and Outbreak. Evil Dead 2 is on IFC at midnight. Bikini Frankenstein is on Cinemax at 12:35 AM. The synopsis? A Transylvanian scientist brings a sexy lady back from the dead. It's definitely not going to be on the same level as Frankenhooker, but hey, it could be up your alley.

Time-traveling British cops and aliens are the highlight of this week's TVS

District 9 is on Starz at 9 PM.

There's a new episode of Kekkaishi (Cartoon Network, "Yoshimori and Tokine") at 12:30 AM.

SUNDAY 6/6/10

At 10 PM, there's a new Breaking Bad - "Half Measures" (AMC). Jesse starts acting out, and it's Walt's job to keep him in line.

Time-traveling British cops and aliens are the highlight of this week's TVS

Blade Runner is on BBC America at 8 PM.