Best week ever: Plan your week with our guide to what's new in area events, entertainment

MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules
Of Gods and Men
Sucker Punch (left)

Dancing With the Stars (season premiere, 8 p.m. Monday, NBC)
Pretty Little Liars (season finale, 8 p.m. Monday, ABC Family)
Intervention (season finale, 9 p.m. Monday, A&E)
Skins (season finale, 10 p.m. Monday, MTV)
Best in Film: The Greatest Movies of Our Time (special, 9 p.m. Tuesday, ABC)
Destination: Truth (mid-season premiere, 9 p.m. Tuesday, Syfy)
Big Brian: The Fortune Seller (series premiere, 10 p.m. Tuesday, TruTV)
The Fabulous Beekman Boys (season premiere, 10 p.m. Tuesday, Planet Green)
Marcel's Quantum Kitchen (series premiere, 10 p.m. Tuesday, Syfy)
Campus PD (season finale, 8 p.m. Wednesday, G4)
Four of a Kind (series premiere, 9 p.m. Wednesday, Lifetime)
Glamour Belles (series premiere,1 0 p.m. Wednesday, Lifetime)
Man vs. Wild (season finale, 9 p.m. Thursday, Discovery)
Jersey Shore (season finale, 10 p.m. Thursday, MTV)
The Hard Times of RJ Berger (season premiere, 11 p.m. Thursday, MTV)
John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show (season premiere, midnight Friday, Comedy Central)
Shark Tank (season premiere, 8 p.m. Friday, ABC)
Onion News Network (season finale, 10 p.m. Friday, IFC)
It's Me or the Dog (mid-season premiere, 8 p.m. Saturday, Animal Planet)
Scream of the Banshee (special, 9 p.m. Saturday, Syfy)
Greg Giraldo Tribute (special, 10 p.m. Saturday, Comedy Central)
Californication (season finale, 9 p.m. Sunday, Showtime)
Mildred Pierce (mini-series premiere, 9 p.m. Sunday, HBO)
Shameless (season finale, 10 p.m. Sunday, Showtime)

NEW ON DVD (Tuesday)
How Do You Know
The Sandlot [Blu-ray]
Stand By Me [Blu-ray]
The Tourist
The Venture Bros.: Season 4, Vol. 2
Yogi Bear

The Strokes, "Angles"
Green Day, "Awesome as F---"
Adam Lambert, "Glam Nation Live"
Jennifer Hudson, "I Remember Me" (right)
Duran Duran, "All You Need Is Now"
Chris Brown, "F.A.M.E."
Joe Bonamassa, "Dust Bowl"
Panic! at the Disco, "Vices & Virtues"
Soundgardem, "Live on I-5"
Kirk Franklin, "Hello Fear"
Yellowcard, "When You're Through Thinking Say Yes"
Rainbow, "Rising"
James Blake, "James Blake"
Pharoahe Monch, "W.A.R."
Josh Kelley, "Georgia Clay"
"Sucker Punch" soundtrack
Saliva, "Under Your Skin"
Gucci Mane, "Return of Mr. Zone 6"


RAMS HEAD LIVE: Sick Puppies (Wednesday); Dance Gavin Dance (Thursday); Eye of All/Rosabella (Friday); Matinee at Midnight/Sepia (Saturday); Glassjaw (Sunday)

Henry Rollins: "50" (Monday; sold out); Bob Schneider (Saturday)

1st MARINER: Elton John (Saturday)

Stryper (Tuesday); Caspa (Wednesday); CKY (Sunday)

SONAR: Agalloch (Monday); Steve Ignorant's Crass Songs The Last Supper Tour (Friday); Always Dope/Hellfire Machina (Saturday)

GOLDEN WEST: Moon Duo (Thursday); Fergus & Geronimo (Saturday)

TALKING HEAD: Trophy Wife (Sunday)

THE OTTOBAR: Trash Talk/Off! (Friday); World Inferno Friendship Society (Saturday); The East Coast Indie Stage Battle of the Bands (Sunday)

9:30 CLUB: DeVotchKa (Tuesday); Royksopp (Wednesday, sold out); Jeff Beck's Rock and Roll Party with Imelda May and her Band (Thursday; sold out); The Mountain Goats (Friday); Cold War Kids (Saturday, sold out); Omar Rodriguez Lopez Group (Sunday)

DAR: Janet Jackson (Tuesday; sold out; and Thursday)


Final week of "Zombie Nation" (Ends Sunday; Geppi Entertainment Museum)
"Shrek The Musical" (opens Tuesday, runs through April 3; Hippodrome)
Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey: Barnum 200 (Thursday-Sunday; Verizon Center)
"SeNSATE" (Friday through April 1; Theatre Project)
"The Great American Trailer Park Musical" (Opens Friday, runs through April 24, Spotlighters Theatre)
Charm City Roller Girls home bout (Saturday; Du Burns Arena)
Pints and Pinstripes benefit for ReWired for Change (Saturday; Silo Point)
An Evening With Julie & Julia (Sunday; Tidewater Inn, Easton)

Photo credits: Warner Bros. ("Sucker Punch"); Getty (Jennifer Hudson)

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