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Off the Wall: Cop capers, bad guys and a monster

Off the Wall can't get enough of that movie stuff.

MOVIE MANIA From humor to horror, here they come. Seven entries unreel from the comedy series called "Police Academy" (Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 6 a.m.-1:30 p.m., IFC). Peter Weller, the '80s original RoboCop, merits a marathon that starts Saturday at 5 p.m. and includes "RoboCop" and "RoboCop 2" (Saturday night at 8:15 and 10 p.m., Encore Action). Another throwback thrill: 1956's original American take on the monster classic "Godzilla, King of the Monsters" (Sunday at 8 p.m., Turner Classic Movies). Vintage westerns star Randolph Scott rides for director Budd Boetticher in "Seven Men From Now" (Sunday at 4 p.m., Encore Westerns) and four more titles through 10:35 p.m. Lawrence Tierney plays notorious '30s baddie "Dillinger" (Wednesday at 8 p.m., TCM), plus other no-goodniks in six more flicks overnight through "San Quentin" (Thursday at 5 a.m., TCM). Full lineup at

RIP MJ Can it be five years since Michael Jackson's shocking death? June 25, 2009, was the date, and TV takes anniversary note. Saturday night's new "Autopsy: The Last Hours of . . . " (8 p.m., Reelz) follows/precedes the "Hollywood Scandals" entries "Michael Jackson's Lost Childhood" and "Michael Jackson's Addictions" (6-8 p.m., again 9-11 p.m., Reelz). There's also evidence of Jackson's talent in the final rehearsal footage of "Michael Jackson's This Is It" (Monday at 9 p.m. and midnight, Palladia), along with death-date salutes from "Michael Jackson: A Tribute" (Wednesday 6 a.m.-5 p.m., again 5:30-9 p.m., Fuse) and "Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon" (Wednesday 8:30-11 a.m., BET).

CIA SAGA It's back. And it's not bad, despite having lasted only two episodes early this year due to disappointing ratings. "The Assets" (Saturday night at 9, ABC/7) returns in burn-off mode for its last six episodes in the real-life tale of agents tracking '80s agency traitor Aldrich Ames. Starring as the spooks: "Broadchurch" mom Jodie Whittaker, "Law & Order UK" star Harriet Walter and "Being Human" vampire Paul Rhys. Revisit those first two episodes first, online at

SERIES/SEASON FINALES NBC apparently has had enough "Crisis" (Saturday night 8-10 p.m., NBC/4), moving up the 13th/last episode into tonight's double-stack. Also ending its series run this weekend: "Drop Dead Diva" (Sunday at 9 p.m., Lifetime), after six seasons of supernatural/legal/romance. Wrapping just its first season: the dead-letter drama of "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" (tomorrow at 8 p.m., Hallmark), with special guest star Carol Burnett. Preview at

BOY MEETS TV Two channels go heavy on repeats of onetime TGIF fave "Boy Meets World" (weekdays 7-8:30 a.m. and 4-6 p.m., ABC Family; weekdays 11 a.m.-1 p.m., MTV2). It's a run-up to the series premiere of 15-years-later sequel "Girl Meets World" (Friday at 9:45 p.m., Disney), with '90s kids Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel now playing the parents of tween Rowan Blanchard. Premiere episode already online via

BAD NOSE JOBS And boob jobs. And other-parts jobs. But the new series "Botched" (Tuesday at 9 p.m. E!) doesn't just revel in the mess. It has plastic surgeons trying to repair the damage, this week in "human Ken doll" Justin Jedlica, next week is reality mainstay Janice Dickinson. See

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