Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Neighborhood Kitchens: Flour/Myers+Chang 4 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Host Margarita Martinez visits the South End where Chef Joanne Chang of Flour Bakery and Myers+Chang demonstrates how to make dumplings and a lemon ginger mousse.

Rough Cut: Woodworking With Tommy Mac — Trellis 4:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) How to build a trellis. Also, a visit to the John Adams House in Quincy.

This Old House Hour: Essex 2012/13 — Wooden Ships and Shiplap Boards 5 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) A visit to the last shipyard in Essex, and a home with accessible retrofits.



Only a Game 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) College football’s autograph dilemma, the controversial field of sports genetics, and the state of karate in the age of mixed martial arts.

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Boston Symphony Orchestra From Tanglewood 8 p.m. WCRB Classical New England (99.5) “Mozart and Mahler.” Isabelle Faust is the soloist in the Violin Concerto No. 5, followed by Mahler's Symphony No. 4. Bernard Haitink conducts.

“¡Con Salsa!” 10 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Music from the Dominican Republic in celebration of the annual Dominican Festival in Boston.


Boys of Summer 6 p.m.,
9 p.m., midnight (ESPNC)
A look at Curacao's Little League teams. NR (2010)

A Date With Judy 6 p.m. (TCM) Problems of a 16-year-old at prom time. (Jane Powell). NR (1948)


Gangs of New York 6 p.m. (TMC) Martin Scorsese's visually arresting epic about gang wars in 1860s Manhattan. Daniel Day-Lewis. R (2002)

October Sky 6 p.m. (FLIX) Heart-warmer about West Virginia teens inspired by the 1950s space race. Jake Gyllenhaal. PG (1999)

Toy Story 6 p.m. (FAM) Computer-animated tale about a rivalry between two dolls. Voices include Tom Hanks. G (1995)

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules 7 p.m. (TOON) Greg Heffley (Zachary Gordon) deals with the seventh grade and his brother’s constant bullying. PG (2011)

Real Steel 7 p.m. (SHO) Retired pugilist (Hugh Jackman) and his estranged son build a robot boxer. PG-13 (2011)


The Sand Pebbles 7:15 p.m. (44) Gunboat diplomacy in 1926 China. Steve McQueen. PG-13 (1966)

Anna Karenina 7:30 p.m. (HBO) Unhappy aristocrat Anna Karenina has an affair with a wealthy count. R (2012)

Along Came a Spider 8 p.m. (TNT) Alex Cross investigates the kidnapping of a senator’s daughter. Morgan Freeman. R (2001)

Charlie Bartlett 8 p.m. (50)
A preppie problem teen (Anton Yelchin) enters a public high school and becomes an ad-hoc shrink. R (2007)

Cloverfield 8 p.m. (IFC) Partygoer Rob (Michael Stahl-David) tries to rescue his ex-girlfriend. PG-13 (2008)

Grand Hotel 8 p.m. (TCM) Greta Garbo and an all-star cast check in. NR (1932)

House Party 2 8 p.m., 11 p.m. (TV1) The fun continues as Kid (Christopher Reid) goes to college. R (1991)

RoboCop 8 p.m. (ENCR)
A half-human automaton is programmed to serve justice at any cost. R (1987)

There Will Be Blood 8 p.m. (SUND) Stark epic about a misanthropic oil tycoon at the turn of the 20th century. Daniel Day-Lewis. R (2007)

Mamma Mia! 8:30 p.m. (5)
A bride-to-be (Amanda Seyfried) in Greece tries to solve the mystery of her paternity. PG-13 (2008)

The Devil Wears Prada 9 p.m., 11:30 p.m. (OXY) Caustic comedy about a woman working for a hellish boss (Meryl Streep). PG-13 (2006)

Hairspray 9 p.m. (WAM)
A '60s teen (Ricki Lake) becomes a huge success on a popular dance show. PG (1988)

V for Vendetta 9:45 p.m. (IFC) A masked avenger leads a revolution against tyranny in a futuristic Britain. Natalie Portman. R (2006)

Love & Basketball 10 p.m. (BET) The 15-year romance between neighborhood hoops stars. Omar Epps. PG-13 (2000)

Nurse Betty 10 p.m. (FLIX) A waitress seeks love with a fictional TV doctor. Renee Zellweger. R (2000)

Scarface 11 p.m. (AMC) Brian De Palma’s gory study of a Cuban cocaine kingpin. Al Pacino. R (1983)