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Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Open Studio With Jared Bowen 8 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) The Corning Museum of Glass in New York, and more.

On Chronicle

Main Streets and Back Roads 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Vermont’s Cheese Trail.

Radio Highlights

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Boston Public Radio Noon WGBH-FM (89.7) “Friday News Quiz.”

Drive Time Live 4 p.m. Classical New England (99.5) Cellist Sergey Antonov, live from Fraser Performance Studio.

Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 to 9 a.m. and All Things Considered With

Sacha Pfeiffer 4 to 6:30 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Budgets And Box Scores: Funding Sports in The Boston Public Schools; Medical Sequester & Gomez Courts Conservatives.

NightSideWith Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Dr. Peter Gray — Free to Learn.



CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Tim McGraw.

Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Ethan Hawke.

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

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Wayne Brady.


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

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

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


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

Jimmy Kimmel Live at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Adam Levine; Bad Rabbits perform.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Will Arnett; Kurt Vile performs.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Zoe Saldana; De La Soul performs.

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


Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter 8 p.m. (HBO) President Lincoln moonlights as a vampire hunter. R (2012)

Ace in the Hole 8 p.m. (TCM)

A reporter (Kirk Douglas) exploits a mining disaster. NR (1951)

The Break-Up 8 p.m. (OXY) Battle-of-the-sexes saga about an estranged couple still sharing their condo. Vince Vaughn. PG-13 (2006)

Cleopatra 8 p.m., 11 p.m. (OVAT) Retelling of the story of the Egyptian queen (Leonor Varela). NR (1999)

Cloverfield 8 p.m., 10 p.m. (FXM) Partygoer Rob (Michael Stahl-David) tries to rescue his ex-girlfriend.

PG-13 (2008)

Grown Ups 8 p.m. (FX) Lenny (Adam Sandler) reunites with four childhood friends after their former basketball coach dies. PG-13 (2010)

The Hangover Part II 8 p.m. (HBO2) Stu (Ed Helms) finds his wedding in jeopardy when the gang lose his future brother-in-law. R (2011)

Kissin’ Cousins 8 p.m. (ENCR) Elvis Presley in a dual role as an Army officer and his hillbilly lookalike. NR (1964)

About Cherry 9 p.m. (TMC)

A teen enters the world of porn, and she tries to maintain her innocence. NR (2012)

The Runaways 9 p.m.,
11:30 p.m. (FUSE) Kristen Stewart stars in this docudrama about the all-female rock band the Runaways. R (2010)

2 Fast 2 Furious 9 p.m. (TBS) Street racers try to nail a drug lord. High-octane action, but the story is a lemon. Paul Walker. PG-13 (2003)

Apocalypto 10 p.m. (BBCA) Mel Gibson’s visceral epic depicting the collapse of the Mayan civilization. Rudy Youngblood. R (2006)

Coach Carter 10 p.m. (MTV) Inspiring but preachy story of a demanding high school basketball coach (Samuel L. Jackson). PG-13 (2005)

Jumping the Broom 10 p.m. (FX) Angela Basset stars in this comedy following two very different families as they butt heads. PG-13 (2011)

Just Friends 10 p.m. (OXY) A music executive (Ryan Reynolds) woos his high-school crush (Amy Smart). Formulaic. PG-13 (2005)

Top Banana 10 p.m. (TCM) Phil Silvers re-creates his Broadway hit. NR (1954)

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