You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Afghanistan National Institute of Music.

Makers 8 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) “Women Who Make America”: the story of how women have helped to shape America over the last 50 years.


Continue reading below

The Insiders 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) A look at concierges at local hotels.


Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) The changing Catholic Church in Boston.

Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) CNN’s John King.

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Republican Senate hopeful Dan Winslow.

NightSide With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) UMass Medical School Chancellor Michael Collins talks about sequestration.



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. The new cast of “Dancing With the Stars.”

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Megan Hilty.

Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Scarlett Johansson.


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

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9 and 10. Randy Jackson.


Greater Boston at 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11; midnight on
Ch. 2.

Conan at 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. on TBS.

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.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Colin Farrell; Boz Scaggs performs.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Joan Rivers; Kendrick Lamar performs.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10.

Nightline at 12:37 a.m. on
Chs. 5, 6 and 9.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Sharon Osbourne.


Ali 8 p.m. (ENCR) Will Smith plays boxer Muhammad Ali in this stirring biopic. R (2001)

Batman Forever 8 p.m. (IFC) Batman (Val Kilmer) battles Two-Face and the Riddler. PG-13 (1995)

The Bone Collector 8 p.m. (MAX) A quadriplegic cop (Denzel Washington) tracks a killer from his PC. R (1999)

Chicago 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m. (STYLE) Dazzling Best Picture based on the Broadway hit about homicidal femmes fatales. Renee Zellweger. PG-13 (2002)

A Date with Darkness: The Trial of Andrew Luster 8 p.m., midnight (LMN) Jason Gedrick stars in this fact-based account of the cosmetics heir and convicted rapist. NR (2003)

Dodsworth 8 p.m. (TCM) Sinclair Lewis’ story of a tycoon (Walter Huston) whose life is changed on a European vacation. NR (1936)

Suspect Zero 8 p.m. (FLIX) An FBI agent chases after a serial killer who targets other killers. Derivative. Aaron Eckhart. R (2004)

A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas 8:30 p.m. (HBO2) Harold (John Cho) and Kumar (Kal Penn) search for the perfect Christmas tree. R (2011)

The Dukes of Hazzard 9 p.m. (CMT) Plumb dumb adaptation of the TV series about rowdy country cousins. Johnny Knoxville. NR (2005)

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy 10 p.m. (MAX) Funny spoof of local-TV news in the 1970s with Will Ferrell. PG-13 (2004)

The Best Years of Our Lives
10 p.m. (TCM) Oscar-winning account of World War II veterans’ readjustment to civilian life. Fredric March. NR (1946)

The Help 10 p.m. (TMC) A debutante (Emma Stone) conducts interviews with black female servants in 1960s Mississippi. PG-13 (2011)

Panic Button 10 p.m. (LMN) A woman (Holly Marie Combs) is stalked by her neighbor in a gated community. NR (2007)

Soul Surfer 10:15 p.m. (WAM) Bethany (AnnaSophia Robb) attempts a comeback at championship surfing after losing an arm. PG (2011)16

Wake up with today's top stories.

Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of