What to Watch on Sunday: ‘The Sound of Music’ with Julie Andrews

Posted by Brooke Cain on December 22, 2013 

Julie Andrews in the 1965 film “The Sound of Music.”


The Sound of Music (8pm, ABC) - Not the live Carrie Underwood version, the 1965 classic starring Julie Andrews as a young postulate who works as a governess for the large Von Trapp family, led by Christopher Plummer.

Disney’s A Christmas Carol (8pm, CW) - This adaptation of Charles Dickens’ holiday classic features Jim Carrey in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge, as well as the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future.

James Gandolfiini: Tribute to a Friend (8:30pm, HBO) - Friends and colleagues recall Emmy winner James Gandolfini in a tribute that features clips of the late actor’s work.

Back to the Beginning with Christiane Amanpour (9pm, CNN) - Christiane Amanpour explores Biblical stories and places in the Middle East to investigate the origins of many of the world’s religions. Part 1, which aired previously, repeats at 7 p.m.

Treme (9pm, HBO) - L.P. Everett returns to New Orleans for more investigative work, but an unlikely welcoming party rolls out the red carpet for him. Meanwhile, Albert insists that Delmond carry on a family tradition after he’s gone, and Antoine pulls an all-nighter trying to get back in the swing of things.

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