Daily TV and radio guide


The This Old House Hour 5 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Meet nurse-turned-general contractor Monica MacKenzie and a home she renovated in Hingham.

Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One 6 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Marian Wright Edelman of the Children’s Defense Fund.


Innovation Hub 7 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Fatma Yalcin, cofounder of Curisma, and Kailas Narendran, founder of Kiinde, on hot gadgets and innovations of 2012.


Highway 61 Revisited 8 a.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) The music of Rod Stewart.

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Classics for Kids 9 a.m. Classical New England (99.5) Classical music’s great composers come to life..

Studio 360 10 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7)

Mountain Stage 2 p.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) Lucinda Williams, Red Horse, and the Low Anthem.

BSO on Record 10 p.m. Classical New England (99.5)



Black Swan 8 p.m. (HBO) Ballet dancer Nina (Natalie Portman) experiences traumatic hallucinations. R (2010)

The Devil’s Rejects 8 p.m. (IFC) Three psychos go on a gory killing spree in this brutal, disturbing horror yarn. Sid Haig. R (2005)

Eraserhead 8 p.m. (SUND) David Lynch’s surreal vision of a couple and their monstrous baby. John Nance. NR (1977)

Field of Vision 8 p.m., midnight (LMN) A star high-school quarterback (Tony Oller) tackles a moral dilemma about bullying. NR (2011)

A Taste of Romance 8 p.m., 10 p.m. (HALMRK) A classically trained chef (Teri Polo) has new competition in a retired fireman. NR (2012)


Taxi 8 p.m. (50) A brassy cabbie (Queen Latifah) and an inept cop pursue women bank robbers. Flat jokes. PG-13 (2004)

Thirty Seconds over Tokyo 8 p.m. (TCM) The historic raid on Japan early in World War II. Van Johnson. NR (1944)

Truth Be Told 8 p.m. (TV1) A woman must outwit corrupt cops and the mob after an attempt on her life. Regina King. R (2002)

Harry and the Hendersons 8:15 p.m. (WAM) A family becomes attached to a Bigfoot-like creature. John Lithgow. PG (1987)

Men in Black 8:15 p.m. (MAX) Secret agents track aliens living on Earth. Dazzling effects meet sharp wit. Will Smith. PG-13 (1997)

Goodbye Again 8:50 p.m. (44) A middle-age woman (Ingrid Bergman) takes a young lover to spite her ex-boyfriend. NR (1961)

The Break-Up 9 p.m., 11 p.m. (BRAVO) Battle-of-the-sexes saga about an estranged couple still sharing their condo. Vince Vaughn. PG-13 (2006)

Starship Troopers 9 p.m., midnight (SPIKE) ★★ Infantrymen battle big bugs from outer space. Casper Van Dien. R (1997)

Super Troopers 9 p.m. (COM) Vermont state policemen battle local cops who want them ousted. Jay Chandrasekhar. R (2001)

The Brooke Ellison Story 10 p.m. (LMN) True story of a girl (Lacey Chabert) paralyzed in an accident who overcame her disability. NR (2004)

Cop Out 10 p.m. (HBO2) Cop Jimmy Monroe (Bruce Willis) teams up with a crazy partner to recover a stolen baseball card. R (2010)

Failure to Launch 10 p.m. (TBS) ★★ A 35-year-old (Matthew McConaughey) won’t move out of his parents’ house. PG-13 (2006)

Final Destination 2 10 p.m. (ENCR) Two women battle the Grim Reaper. Gruesome horror flick with sly humor. R (2003)

I’m Still Here 10 p.m. (SHO) In this farce, Joaquin Phoenix announces that he’s retiring from acting to launch a hip-hop career. R (2010)

Motives 10 p.m. (TV1) A married businessman’s life unravels after he has a fling with a stranger. Shemar Moore. R (2003)

Red 10 p.m. (SHO2) Retired black-ops assassin Frank (Bruce Willis) and his former colleagues wind up on a CIA hit list. PG-13 (2010)

Walking the Halls 10 p.m. (LIFE) A high-school student (Caitlin Thompson) joins a call-girl ring. NR (2012)

Equilibrium 10:05 p.m. (FLIX) Thought police declare war on emotions in a post-apocalyptic world. Christian Bale. R (2002)

In His Father’s Shoes 10:10 p.m. (WAM) A teen travels back in time and experiences his father’s childhood. Louis Gossett Jr. PG (1997)

From Dusk till Dawn 10:15 p.m. (IFC) ★★ Brothers hide in a club populated by vampires. Quentin Tarantino. R (1996)

Adam’s Rib 10:30 p.m. (TCM) Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn as married lawyers. NR (1949)

American Gangster 10:30 p.m. (TNT) Riveting biopic stars Denzel Washington as real-life Harlem drug kingpin Frank Lucas. R (2007)

Ticked-Off Trannies With Knives 10:35 p.m. (TMC) Transgendered women get revenge on an abusive redneck (Tom Zembrod) in Texas. NR (2010)