Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston With Emily Rooney 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Framingham’s Danforth Museum, Public Art in the Christian Science Plaza, and the cleaning of the Gardner Tapestries.


Books 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Can a publisher say sayonara to booksellers Amazon and Barnes & Noble and still stay in business? Why Concord’s Barefoot Books took that radical step.


WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)


Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7)The Faberge exhibition at the Peabody Essex Museum.

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Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7)

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Cooking with corn, part of the food series Farm to Fork.

Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Todd Feinburg guest hosts.




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

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 View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Gabrielle Reece.



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

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

Greater Boston at 6 p.m. on Ch. 44; 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11; midnight on Ch. 2.


Conan at 11 p.m. and
12:30 a.m. on TBS. Ed Helms.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and 1:02 a.m. on COM. Author Neal Thompson.

Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:33 a.m. on COM. Robin Thicke performs.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Kristin Chenoweth.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Jason Sudeikis; Mayer Hawthorne performs.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Serena Williams;
MGMT performs.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Ryan Reynolds; Fall Out Boy performs.

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


Broken Lizard’s Club Dread
8 p.m. (IFC) Slasher-movie spoof about a killer at a resort. Humorous but violent. Jay Chandrasekhar. R (2004)

The Deer Hunter 8 p.m. (SHO2) Oscar winner about Vietnam’s effect on a small town. Robert De Niro, John Cazale. R (1978)

Nowhere to Go 8 p.m. (TCM) A thief bungles his get-rich plan. George Nader. NR (1958)

October Sky 8 p.m. (FLIX) Heart-warmer about West Virginia teens inspired by the 1950s space race. Jake Gyllenhaal. PG (1999)

Our Idiot Brother 8 p.m. (SHO) An upbeat organic farmer (Paul Rudd) turns to his sisters for help after his girlfriend leaves him. R (2011)

Reviving Ophelia 8 p.m., midnight (LMN) Two sisters (Jane Kaczmarek, Kim Dickens) support each other as they raise their teen daughters. NR (2010)

Starsky & Hutch 8 p.m. (AMC) Underwhelming spoof of the ’70s crime drama. Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Snoop Dogg. PG-13 (2004)

Frankenweenie 9 p.m. (STARZ) Suburban schoolboy Victor resurrects his deceased dog Sparky as part of a science experiment. PG (2012)

Lakeview Terrace 9:30 p.m. (BET) An interracial couple are terrorized by their neighbor, a black LAPD officer. Samuel L. Jackson. PG-13 (2008)

Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story 10 p.m. (LMN) A teen (Thora Birch) overcomes the obstacles of extreme poverty to attend Harvard. NR (2003)

The Prince & Me 10 p.m. (FLIX) College girl unwittingly falls for a Danish prince. Predictable modern-day fairy tale. Julia Stiles. PG (2004)

Safe House 10 p.m. (MAX) A rookie CIA operative (Ryan Reynolds) goes on the run with a rogue former intelligence officer. R (2012)