Jared Harris stars in The Terror
Photo: Aidan Monaghan (AMC)

Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Monday, May 21. All times are Eastern.

Top pick

The Terror (AMC, 9 p.m.): The spring thaw brings with it the end of The Terror, a consistently great horror-survival drama that The A.V. Club’s Sean T. Collins called “white-knuckle watchable” in its first season. The dark revelations and unfortunate endings of the penultimate episode gave us a lot to chew on, but now Crozier and Hickey are poised for “A Battle For Power” in the finale. You can tear into Sean’s review after the broadcast.

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Regular coverage

Supergirl (The CW, 8 p.m.)
iZombie (The CW, 9 p.m.)

Wild card

The Final Year (HBO, 8 p.m.): More than just a look back at a time before our democratic government was turned into a dog-and-пони show, Greg Barker’s The Final Year revisits “the Obama years’ foreign-policy effectiveness.” The 90-minute film focuses in part on the historic Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action reached between Iran and the P5+1, which Trump’s already dragged the U.S. out of in an effort to undo all the Obama-era accomplishments, and oh damn, we’re feeling maudlin again.

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