Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Year in Review.


Apocalypse How? 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Doomsday preppers who are leaving nothing to chance.


Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7)


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

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Christmas Around New England 7 p.m. Classical New England (99.5)

NightSide With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Winter starts tomorrow. What’s your favorite season?



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. Katie Couric. Tamar Braxton performs.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Michelle Obama; Richard Gere; Martha Stewart.

Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John.

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

Steve Harvey at 9 a.m. on
Ch. 64; 10 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9. Steve, his wife, and his children discuss their holiday traditions.


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

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Brad Garrett; Marlo Thomas.


The Doctors at 2 p.m. on
Ch. 7; 4 p.m. on Ch. 64. The doctors play a health-theme game.

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

Anderson Live at 3 p.m. on Chs. 12 and 25. Gina Gershon.

Katie at 3 p.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 4 p.m. on Ch. 6.

The Dr. Oz Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 10; 5 p.m. on Ch. 25. Meredith Vieira discusses her husband’s battle with multiple sclerosis.

The Ricki Lake Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 64; 4 p.m. on Ch. 25. Perez Hilton, Tanya Williams, Aubrey O’Day, and Eric Nies.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Megan Fox; Eddie Redmayne; Bethenny Frankel.


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

Conan at 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. on TBS. Kyle Kinane; artist Natalie Irish.

Colbert Report at 11:32 p.m. and 1:33 a.m. on COM. Author Malcolm Gladwell. Audra McDonald performs.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Jamie Foxx; Carl Reiner.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Seth Rogen; John Witherspoon.

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

Jimmy Kimmel Live at midnight on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Tavis Smiley at midnight on Ch. 44; 12:30 a.m. on Chs. 2 and 11. Noel “Paul” Stookey.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:36 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Ed Burns; Victor Cruz. Backstreet Boys perform.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Judd Apatow; Joanne Froggatt.

Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:36 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Elvis Mitchell; Joe Letteri. Wolf Gang performs.


Broken Flowers 8 p.m. (TMC) An aging Casanova (Bill Murray) seeks out former lovers. R (2005)

Dirty Harry 8 p.m., 10 p.m. (G4) Clint Eastwood’s first foray as the violent cop, pursuing a sniper. R (1971)

Double Indemnity 8 p.m. (TCM) Classic film noir about a woman’s scheme to murder her husband. Barbara Stanwyck. NR (1944)

In Vogue: The Editor’s Eye
8 p.m. (HBO2) A chronicle of Vogue magazine’s 120 years covering fashion. NR (2012)

Mystic River 8 p.m. (OVAT) Powerful drama about three childhood friends reunited by tragedy. Sean Penn. R (2003)

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee 8 p.m., 9:45 p.m. (SUND) A devoted wife and mother (Robin Wright Penn) comes to terms with her past. R (2009)

Airheads 9 p.m., midnight (FUSE) A band holds a radio station hostage. Brendan Fraser. PG-13 (1994)

A Princess for Christmas
10 p.m. (HALMRK) A woman (Katie McGrath) and her niece and nephew spend Christmas with a duke (Roger Moore). NR (2011)

Sorry, Wrong Number midnight (TCM) An invalid overhears a murder being plotted. Barbara Stanwyck. NR (1948)