TV tips on Thursday (October 21, 2021)
You will never miss a program again. Here you will find all program highlights on Thursday at a glance.
8:15 p.m., Das Erste, Der Bozen-Krimi: Murder on the Penser Joch
The battle of the Bergisl is raging in the mountains near Bolzano. It is not actually intended that real blood will flow when the Tyrolean uprising of 1809 is re-enacted. But when a participant is murdered with a crossbow arrow, an unusual case begins for Sonja Schwarz (Chiara Schoras): The dead man was a retired police officer who, like every year, with his former colleagues Thomas Urbacher (Fritz Egger) and Robert Baumgartner (Helmut Bohatsch) participated in the re-enactment.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, Lena Lorenz: Parents for my child, home drama
Midwife Lena Lorenz (Judith Hoersch) and her husband Quirin (Jens Atzorn) are happy about the birth of their little Luis. They get a lot of support at Lorenzhof, so that Lena runs her practice herself again. Her first patient is Gabriele Ammerer (Alma Leiberg), whose pregnancy is going well. But she herself is seriously ill and has therefore already organized foster parents for her child. Shortly before the birth, however, they have to cancel her. Gabriele is desperate.
8:15 p.m., VOX, Die Hard – Right now, action thriller
The New York cop John McClane (Bruce Willis) is finished: his wife has left him. He seeks solace in alcohol and is suspended from duty. But one day the past catches up with him: A mysterious high-tech terrorist named Simon threatens Manhattan with a series of bomb attacks. As it turns out later, Simon (Jeremy Irons) is the brother of super criminal Hans Gruber, whom John McClane hunted down in Los Angeles a few years ago. Simon demands from the police that John McClane and no one else go to Harlem, otherwise there will be more deaths.
8:15 p.m., Sat.1, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, fantasy fairy tale
Terrible news shakes the magical world: the dangerous criminal Sirius Black (Gary Oldman) has broken out of the maximum security prison in Azkaban. He is held responsible for the murder of several Muggles and is said to have betrayed Harry’s parents to Voldemort. Now Black is targeting Harry (Daniel Radcliffe). To protect Hogwarts and its students, dementors are posted as guards. Nevertheless, Black manages to get to Harry – with unexpected news!
10:55 p.m., VOX, James Bond 007 – Skyfall, action thriller
The loyalty of James Bond (Daniel Craig) is put to the test, because his client M (Judi Dench) is in dire straits. A list of the names of undercover agents in various terrorist organizations has been stolen. Now their content is gradually being published and the MI6 is being blackmailed with further publications. M can do anything to get the list back into the vaults of MI6, even if it means sacrificing one of her best agents. Nevertheless, 007 takes up the investigation that soon leads him on the trail of the seedy Silver (Javier Bardem).