Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston 6 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) “Frontline” producer Michael Kirk discusses “The Choice 2012;” Jared Bowen divulges a gem at the Worcester Art Museum.

Frontline “The Choice 2012”
9 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Profiles of President Obama and Mitt Romney.


Exotic Pets 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Local folks who think outside the kennel.



Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) “30 Issues in 30 Days” election series.

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Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)

Live in Studio 4 p.m. Alejandro Escovedo in studio.

NightSide With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Morning-after pills in NYC schools.




CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12.

Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. The Script performs.

Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Christopher Walken; Connie Britton.

Rachael Ray at 9 a.m. on
Ch. 4; 2 p.m. on Ch. 10.


Steve Harvey at 9 a.m. on
Ch. 64; 10 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9. Steve helps a mother find a match for her daughter.

The Jeff Probst Show at 10 a.m. on Ch. 38; 3 p.m. on Ch. 6.

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Bill O’Reilly.


The Doctors at 2 p.m. on
Ch. 7; 4 p.m. on Ch. 64.

The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12.

Anderson Live at 3 p.m. on Chs. 12 and 25. Deborah Norville (guest cohost).

Katie at 3 p.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 4 p.m. on Ch. 6. Magic Johnson; Kathy Ireland.

The Dr. Oz Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 10; 5 p.m. on Ch. 25.

The Ricki Lake Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 64; 4 p.m. on Ch. 25.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Matthew Perry; Justin Bartha.


Real Time With Bill Maher at 10 p.m. on HBO2.

Charlie Rose at 11 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. on COM.

Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:30 a.m. on COM. Singer Morrissey.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Tyler Perry. Plain White T’s perform.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Kevin James; Chris Elliott. Miguel performs.

Nightline at 11:35 p.m. on
Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at midnight on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Will Arnett. Father John Misty performs.

Tavis Smiley at midnight on Ch. 44; 12:30 a.m. on Chs. 2 and 11. Journalist David Pogue.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Christopher Walken; Pete Townshend. Jens Lekman performs.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Jeremy Irons; Monica Potter.

Conan at 1:30 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. on TBS. Mila Kunis.

Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:36 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Deepak and Gotham Chopra .


The Big Lebowski 6 p.m. (TMC) A slacker gets mixed up in a kidnapping plot. Jeff Bridges. R (1998)

The Debt 6 p.m. (HBO2) Mossad agent Rachel Singer (Helen Mirren) investigates a Nazi war criminal. R (2010)

Iron Man 7 p.m. (FX) Thrill ride based on the adventures of the superhero (Robert Downey Jr.). PG-13 (2008)

Four Brothers 8 p.m. (AMC) Men seek their adoptive mother’s killers. Mark Wahlberg. R (2005)

Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life 8 p.m. (FLIX) A manic collection of sketches. Graham Chapman. R (1982)

Rumble in the Bronx 8:30 p.m. (MAX) A Hong Kong cop (Jackie Chan) in New York runs afoul of gangs. R (1994)

Young Frankenstein 8:30 p.m. (WAM) A spoof of horror films. Gene Wilder, Peter Boyle. PG (1974)

The Best Years of Our Lives 9:45 p.m. (TCM) Account of World War II veterans’ readjustment to civilian life. Fredric March. NR (1946)

The Brothers Grimm 10:30 p.m. (IFC) Matt Damon and Heath Ledger play the fairy-tale writers. PG-13 (2005)