Tuesday TV: An Avalanche of Westerns

Great_train_robbery_stillOne of the first popular movies was also one of the first Westerns. Edwin S. Porter’s 1903 classic 12 minute “The Great Train Robbery” (TCM, 6:15 a.m.) is the first of what will be more than 100 Westerns presented on Turner Classic Movies all day Tuesdays and Wednesdays all month.

There have been enough Westerns made to organize into categories, such as tonight’s showcase of John Ford classics starring John Wayne. Most of them are well known: “Stagecoach” (8 p.m.), “The Searchers” (9:45 p.m.), “Fort Apache” (midnight) and “She Wore a Yellow Ribbon” (2:15 a.m.). Less well known, perhaps, is the 1949 Western “3 Godfathers” (4:15 a.m.).

Westerns during the day today include the 102-year-old silent “The Squaw Man” (6:30 a.m.) and “The Vanishing American” (8 a.m.) and then “Cimarron” (10 a.m.), “The Squaw Man” (12:15 p.m.), “Annie Oakley” (2:15 p.m.), a different version of “Three Godfathers” (4 p.m.) and “The Plainsman” (6 p.m.).

Michael K. Williams — the former Omar Little on “The Wire” — returns to look at the world of underground exchange on the new series “Black Market” (Viceland, 10 p.m.). First up is the world of stolen cars in Newark.

The fourth season of “The Mindy Project” (Hulu, streaming) concludes online. Has anyone been watching?

They doubled up on episodes of “Uncle Buck” (ABC, 9 p.m.) and that unsuccessful remake is done as well.

The trip to the big planet is covered on “Mission Jupiter” (Science, 9 p.m.).

Will Forte, Amy Poehler and Jerry Seinfeld are guests on a new “Maya & Marty” (NBC, 10 p.m.).

The Parthenon begins construction on the concluding episode of “The Greeks” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings).

Auditions just won’t stop on “America’s Got Talent” (NBC, 8 p.m.).

Yvette Nicole Brown joins the panel on “To Tell the Truth” (ABC, 10 p.m.).

Can Jackson halt the animal attack on Geneva on “Zoo” (CBS, 9 p.m.)?

A Grill Masters Napa tournament begins on “Chopped” (Food, 9 p.m.), while burnt bacon is a problem on “Chopped Junior” (Food, 8 p.m.).

Kamie plans her mom’s 50th birthday on “F in Fabulous” (BET, 10 p.m.).

The “Pretty Little Liars” (Freeform, 8 p.m.) try to spring Ali from the psych ward.

Baz gets an idea for Cody’s next job on “Animal Kingdom” (TNT, 9 p.m.).

Former Guns N’ Roses guitarist DJ Ashba (2009-2015) wants his Lamborghini beefed up on “Counting Cars” (History, 9 p.m.).

Jim Jeffries and Liza Treyger are guests on “Not Safe with Nikki Glaser” (Comedy, 10:30 p.m.).

A kid starts talking to himself on a “Dead of Summer” (Freeform, 9 p.m.) episode named “Barney Rubble Eyes.”

Survivors hold and election on “Wrecked” (TBS, 10 p.m.).

There’s a fire in the engine room in one of the boats on “Deadliest Catch” (Discovery, 9 p.m.).

On “Below Deck Mediterranean” (Bravo, 9 p.m.), the crew has fun when Danny is away.

The participants in “Famously Single” (E!, 10 p.m.) practice on one another.

There’s no such thing as a soft opening on “Feed the Beast” (AMC, 10 p.m.).

Training struggles bedevil “Gold Medal Families” (Lifetime, 10 p.m.).

The reunion wraps up on “Southern Charm” (Bravo, 10 p.m.).

Baseball includes Cincinnati at Cubs (MLB, 2 p.m.) and Pittsburgh at St. Louis (ESPN, 8 p.m.).

WNBA action includes Chicago at Minnesota (ESPN2, 8 p.m.).

The NBA summer league has Miami vs. Orlando Blue (NBA, 1 p.m.), Clippers vs. New York (NBA, 3 p.m.), Philadelphia vs. San Antonio (NBA, 5 p.m.) and Boston vs. Utah (NBA, 7 p.m.).

Wimbledon (ESPN, 8 p.m.) reaches the women’s quarterfinals.

In the Tour de France (NBC Sports, 8 a.m.), Stage 4 is another flat route, from Saumur to Limoges.

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa: Denis Leary, Omari Hardwick, A Great Big World, Jim Parsons. The View: Queen Latifah, Ken Jeong, Jon Cryer (rerun). The Talk: Khloe Kardashian, Nancy O’Dell (rerun). Ellen DeGeneres: Rebel Wilson (rerun). Wendy Williams: AJ Gibson, kelsey Nixon. The Real: Tyler Perry (rerun). Meredith Vieira: Kathy Najimy (rerun).

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Daniel Radcliffe, George Lopez, Hinds (rerun). Jimmy Kimmel: Eric Stonestreet, Nia Long, AlunaGeorge (rerun). Jimmy Fallon: Maya Rudolph, Martin Short, Leslie Odom Jr., Courtney Barnett (rerun). Seth Meyers: Blake Lively, Finesse Mitchell, A$AP Ferg (rerun). James Corden: Ellie Kemper, Eric Christian Olsen, Jimmy Carr (rerun). Carson Daly: Michelle Monaghan, Murs & 9th Wonder, Ray Garcia (rerun). Tavis Smiley: Nely Galan, Roseanne Barr. Trevor Noah: Jim Gaffigan. Larry Wilmore: Michael Ian Black.

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