Greater Boston With Emily Rooney 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Anne Mostue and Sarah Birnbaum report on the Boston mayoral race and communities of color.
Things That Go Bump in the Night 9:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) A documentary exploring New England’s supernatural legends and lore.
Comics 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) How the art form has evolved, and some of the people keeping it fresh.
Classical Music With Laura Carlo 5 a.m. What’s happening around town in the arts.
WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) How will unions impact the Boston mayor’s race?
Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7)
Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)
Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Dr. Jim McKiernan, “NightSide” pet vet.
NEWS & TALK SHOWS
CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Harrison Ford.
Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
A Halloween celebration.
Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7.
Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10.
The Queen Latifah Show at
9 a.m. on Ch. 4; 3 p.m. on
Rachael Ray at 10 a.m. on
Ch. 38; 2 p.m. on Ch. 10; 5 p.m. on Ch. 50. Guy Fieri.
Steve Harvey at 10 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 3 p.m. on Ch. 64. A Halloween spectacular.
Bethenny at 11 a.m. on Ch. 25; 3 p.m. on Ch. 12.
The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Mario Cantone.
The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Michael Weatherly; Billy Gardell; Reno Wilson.
Katie at 3 p.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 4 p.m. and 1:07 a.m. on
Ch. 6. Bette Midler.
The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Alison Sweeney.
Charlie Rose at 11 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11.
Conan at 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. on TBS. Rachel McAdams; Norman Reedus.
The Arsenio Hall Show at
11 p.m. on Ch. 56; midnight on Ch. 64.
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and 1:01 a.m. on COM. Reporter Mark Fainaru-Wada.
Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:31 a.m. on COM. Author Bill Bryson.
The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Matthew McConaughey; Eli Roth.
Jimmy Kimmel Live at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Mindy Kaling. Rob Zombie performs.
Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Harrison Ford. Holy Ghost! performs.
Tavis Smiley at midnight on Ch. 44; 12:30 a.m. on Chs. 2 and 11. Mary Steenburgen.
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Kerry Washington. Amel Larrieux performs.
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. Ben Kingsley; Anne Rice.
Resident Evil 6 p.m. (BBCA) Soldiers try to stop the spread of a deadly virus. Milla Jovovich. R (2001)
Halloween II 6:30 p.m. (SPIKE) Michael Myers returns to Haddonfield to resolve some unfinished business. R (2009)
Child’s Play 7:30 p.m. (MAX)
A child’s doll is possessed by a killer’s spirit. R (1988)
The Lost Boys 8 p.m. (VH1) Bloodsucking teens target two brothers. R (1987)
The Pit and the Pendulum
8 p.m. (TCM) Vincent Price in Poe’s classic. NR (1961)
The Rocky Horror Picture Show 8 p.m., midnight (OVAT) Transvestite Transylvanian (Tim Curry) gives shelter to a stranded couple. R (1975)
Freddy vs. Jason 9 p.m. (SYFY) The slasher-film icons clash. Robert Englund. R (2003)
Things That Go Bump in the Night 9 p.m. (36); 9:30 p.m. (11) New England’s supernatural legends. NR (2009)
Evil Dead 10:35 p.m. (STARZ) Five 20-somethings find the Book of the Dead in a secluded cabin, and unwittingly conjure demons. R (2013)
The Others midnight (FAM)
A British woman (Nicole Kidman) moves into a spooky mansion. PG-13 (2001)