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    Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights

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    A Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking, 1 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) An adventure with John “Doc” Willoughby and chef Chris Schlesinger in Westport.

    Neighborhood Kitchens: Teranga 4 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Margarita Martinez visits Senegalese restaurant Teranga in the South End.

    Rough Cut: Woodworking With Tommy Mac: Pine Chest 4:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2)
    A pine chest based on a 17th-century design is built.

    RADIO HIGHLIGHTS

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    Only A Game 7 a.m. and
    7 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) The mysterious life and death of NBA star Brian Williams, a.k.a. Bison Dele.

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    Innovation Hub 10 a.m.
    WGBH-FM (89.7) Kara Miller speaks with New York Times tech columnist and host of “Nova: Making Stuff” David Pogue about his current favorite gadgets.

    “¡Con Salsa!” 10 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) The music of Son Mayor from Los Angeles, Son de Madre from New York, and Rico Pabon from Oakland.

    MOVIES

    The Blair Witch Project
    6:15 p.m. (IFC) Three filmmakers disappear in a forest. Heather Donahue. R (1999)

    Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 6:15 p.m. (TCM) A fanatical US general launches a nuclear attack on Russia in Stanley Kubrick's doomsday classic. PG (1964)

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    Tim Burton’s the Nightmare Before Christmas 6:25 p.m. (FAM) Halloween baddies vs. Christmas goodies. PG (1993)

    Bruce Almighty 6:30 p.m. (CMT) God (Morgan Freeman) gives a disgruntled TV reporter (Jim Carrey) divine powers. PG-13 (2003)

    Role Models 6:59 p.m. (COM) Two partying buddies get community service mentoring a pair of troubled kids. Paul Rudd. R (2008)

    The Big Lebowski 7 p.m. (TMC) A slacker gets mixed up in a kidnapping plot. Jeff Bridges. R (1998)

    The Family That Preys 7 p.m. (BET) Scandal rocks two families, one upper-class, one working-class. Kathy Bates. PG-13 (2008)

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    Love Comes Softly 7 p.m. (HALMRK) A frontier widow moves in with a taciturn settler and his troubled daughter. Katherine Heigl. NR (2003)

    War Horse 7:30 p.m. (SHO) A horse and his trainer (Jeremy Irvine) forge a remarkable bond as World War I unfolds around them. PG-13 (2011)

    District 9 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m. (FXM) A field operative (Sharlto Copley) is exposed to alien biotechnology. R (2009)

    Freaks 8 p.m. (TCM) Cult classic about the relationship between a “little person” and a trapeze artist. NR (1932)

    Pan’s Labyrinth 8 p.m. (SUND) Fantastic tale of a girl (Ivana Baquero) who escapes war to a fantasy realm. R (2006)

    The Tailor of Panama 8 p.m. (38) A disgraced British spy (Pierce Brosnan) is sent to Panama. R (2001)

    Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
    8:30 p.m., 11:03 p.m. (BRAVO) Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) returns. PG-13 (2008)

    Monsters, Inc. 8:30 p.m. (FAM) A girl befriends two monsters. Voices include Billy Crystal. G (2001)

    Babe 8:50 p.m. (WAM) After being separated from his family, a young pig learns to herd sheep. G (1995)

    Boyz N the Hood 9 p.m. (VH1) Gritty look at life in South Central LA. Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding Jr. R (1991)

    The Expendables 9 p.m. (SPIKE) Mercenaries are hired to take out a dictator. Sylvester Stallone. R (2010)

    Broken City 10 p.m. (MAX)
    A mayor hires a former cop, now a private eye, to expose his wife’s infidelities. R (2013)

    Lincoln 10 p.m. (SHO) Abraham Lincoln attempts to outlaw slavery by fighting for the passage of the 13th Amendment. PG-13 (2012)

    Batman Begins 10:30 p.m. (FAM) A billionaire (Christian Bale) becomes a caped crusader in this comic-book crime thriller. PG-13 (2005)

    The French Connection 10:30 p.m. (SUND) A detective (Gene Hackman) tracks a narcotics shipment. R (1971)

    The Great Escape 10:30 p.m. (OVAT) POWs plot to break out of a Nazi prison camp. Steve McQueen. NR (1963)

    Gosford Park 11 p.m. (SHO2) All-star murder mystery. Michael Gambon. R (2001)

    Inglourious Basterds 11:30 p.m. (SPIKE) Brad Pitt plays a soldier who leads strikes against the Nazis. R (2009)

    Walk the Line midnight (OXY) Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon are superb as Johnny Cash and June Carter. PG-13 (2005)