The Twilight Zone

(7 p.m.-7 a.m., S-F) - As it does every year, the cable channel serves up back-to-back-to-back-to-back episodes of the classic series. If you're not sure where to jump in, try this one, "To Serve Man," about alien visitors who make humankind an offer it can't refuse. Even if you know the ending, it still packs a punch.

Live From Lincoln Center

(8-10 p.m., WHYY TV12) - Rocking out on New Year's Eve is not required by law. In fact, there was a time, when Guy Lombardo was still alive and Dick Clark was a young(ish) upstart, that most of America rang in the new year to the "sweetest music this side of heaven." This annual concert is another treat. Violinist Joshua Bell and the New York Philharmonic perform familiar classics including Schubert's "Ave Maria" and Ravel's "Bolero."

Men in Black II

(8-10 p.m., Fox29) - Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones take on "the scum of the universe" again in this relatively short 2002 sequel to the 1997 fantasy-comedy hit. Still employed by the government, Agent J (Smith) lures Agent K (Jones) back to active duty to battle an alluring alien (Lara Flynn Boyle) who has Earth's destruction in mind.

Dick Clark's Primetime New Year's Rockin' Eve 2008

(10-11 p.m., 6ABC) - This special starts off a night of celebration that includes musical performances, party coverage from New York's Times Square and elsewhere, and, of course, the dropping of the ball at midnight to welcome the new year. Ryan Seacrest (

American Idol

), who has been tapped as the next host of the event when Dick Clark retires, returns this year as cohost.