Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Masterpiece: Zen: Cabal
6:30 WGBH (Channel 2) Zen investigates the death of a disgraced aristocrat.


Innovation Hub 7 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Are we in the era of Water Wars?

Only A Game 7 a.m. and
7 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) The effects of Title IX on women’s and men’s sports on the 40th anniversary of the landmark legislation.


Boston Symphony Orchestra 7 p.m. Classical New England (99.5) The Boston Pops, with Broadway’s golden couple, Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley, bring a selection of Cole Porter’s many hits to life.


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Dolphin Tale 8 p.m. (HBO) A young boy (Nathan Gamble) befriends an injured dolphin that lost its tail in a crab trap. PG (2011)

Game Time: Tackling the Past 8 p.m., midnight (LMN) Personal and professional issues rock a football star (Ryan McPartlin). NR (2011)

Napoleon Dynamite 8 p.m. (IFC) Disarmingly funny comedy about a high-school nerd (Jon Heder). PG (2004)

Pretty Woman 8 p.m.,
10:45 p.m. (OXY) Stellar fairy tale stars Julia Roberts as a hooker transformed by a corporate raider. R (1990)


Rebel Without a Cause 8 p.m. (TCM) James Dean’s archetypal role in the seminal teen-angst movie. PG-13 (1955)

Tall Hot Blonde 8 p.m., 10 p.m. (LIFE) A married father begins an online relationship with a teen. NR (2012)

The Thomas Crown Affair
8 p.m. (FLIX) Pierce Brosnan stars as a billionaire art thief in this remake of the 1968 film. Clever twists. R (1999)

Undercover Bridesmaid 8 p.m. (HALMRK) A security agent goes undercover as a bridesmaid in order to protect a bride-to-be. NR (2012)

War of the Worlds 8 p.m. (TNT) Steven Spielberg’s ripping spectacle about aliens invading Earth. Tom Cruise. PG-13 (2005)


Whip It 8 p.m. (E) An ex-beauty queen (Ellen Page) gives up her tiara for roller derby, to the dismay of her mother. PG-13 (2009)

Wild Wild West 8 p.m. (VH1) Will Smith and Kevin Kline as undercover agents in the Old West. Stylish, but the jokes fall flat. PG-13 (1999)

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra 8:30 p.m. (USA) An elite military unit battles the corrupt arms dealer Destro (Christopher Eccleston). PG-13 (2009)

Innerspace 8:45 p.m. (WAM) A test pilot is miniaturized and shot into a clerk. Dennis Quaid. PG (1987)

Cop Out 9 p.m. (TBS) Cop Jimmy Monroe (Bruce Willis) teams up with a crazy partner to recover a stolen baseball card. R (2010)

He’s Mine Not Yours 9 p.m. (BET) Brooke (Gabrielle Dennis) hires a temptress to test her fiancee Kent, but the plan backfires. NR (2011)

Jack and Jill 9 p.m. (STARZ) Jack (Adam Sandler) dreads a Thanksgiving visit from his annoying identical twin sister, Jill. PG (2011)

Love in the Afternoon 9 p.m. (44) An American businessman romances a Parisian woman. Gary Cooper, Audrey Hepburn. NR (1957)

Medium Raw: Night of the Wolf 9 p.m. (TMC) John Rhys-Davies stars in this thriller about a rookie cop hunting a serial killer. NR (2009)

Transporter 2 9 p.m. (SPIKE) A chauffeur saves his employers’ kidnapped son. Action-packed sequel. Jason Statham. PG-13 (2005)

The New Tenants 9:30 p.m. (SUND) A gay couple move to a new home and meet their nutty neighbors, including a drug dealer. NR (2009)

Apocalypto 10 p.m. (IFC) Mel Gibson’s visceral epic depicting the collapse of the Mayan civilization. Rudy Youngblood. R (2006)

Backyard Wedding 10 p.m. (HALMRK) A med-school graduate (Alicia Witt) returns to her childhood home to plan her wedding. NR (2011)

The Debt 10 p.m. (MAX) Mossad agent Rachel Singer (Helen Mirren) investigates a Nazi war criminal. R (2010)

Dirty Deeds 10 p.m. (FLIX) Comic crime thriller about an Australian gambling czar (Bryan Brown). R (2002)

Malibu’s Most Wanted 10 p.m. (MTV) A toothless social satire about a white-rapper wannabe (Jamie Kennedy) who irks his wealthy father. PG-13 (2003)

Walk the Line 10 p.m. (FXM) Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon are superb as Johnny Cash and June Carter. PG-13 (2005)

Wristcutters: A Love Story
10 p.m. (SUND) Dark comedy about a suicide victim who ends up in a strange purgatory. Patrick Fugit. R (2006)