Greater Boston With Emily Rooney 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) A panel discussion and analysis of the debate between mayoral candidates John Connolly and Martin Walsh.
A Growing Greenway
7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) The Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway receives a gift for its fifth birthday: an ornate, hand-carved carousel.
WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered With
Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) What Hyde Park wants from Boston’s next mayor.
Morning Edition with Bob Seay 6 a.m. and All Things Considered With Jordan Weinstein 4 p.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Analysis of debate between mayoral candidates Martin Walsh and John Connolly.
Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) WGBH News’ exclusive mayoral debate.
Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) The brain drain of young people from Boston, lured away by hipper, more affordable cities.
Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) The New England Center for Children, treating autism.
NEWS & TALK SHOWS
CBS This Morning at 7 a.m.
on Chs. 4 and 12. Mandy Patinkin.
Good Morning America
at 7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. The 100th episode of “The Middle.”
Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. John Lithgow.
The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Jason Thompson.
The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Ted Danson.
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Shania Twain.
Greater Boston at 6 p.m. on Ch. 44; 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11; midnight on Ch. 2.
Conan at 11 p.m. and
12:30 a.m. on TBS. Anna Faris; Okkervil River performs.
Real Time With Bill Maher
at 11 p.m. on HBO. Filmmaker Oliver Stone.
The Arsenio Hall Show
at 11 p.m. on Ch. 56; midnight on Ch. 64. Allison Janney; Kendrick Lamar performs.
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. on COM. Columnist Charles Krauthammer.
Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:30 a.m. on COM. Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff, anchors of “PBS NewsHour.”
The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Harrison Ford; Daughtry performs.
Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Sean Combs; Keith Urban performs.
Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Steve Martin; Martin and the Kruger Brothers perform.
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Julie Bowen; Dierks Bentley and Mike McCready perform.
The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Megan Mullally.
Finding Nemo 8 p.m. (ENCR)
A clown fish searches for his missing son in this animated adventure. G (2003)
The Karate Kid 8 p.m., 11 p.m. (FXM) A young boy (Jaden Smith) learns kung fu from a kindly maintenance man (Jackie Chan). PG (2010)
Laurel Canyon 8 p.m.,
10:15 p.m. (SUND) A stuffy young man moves in with his partying mom (Frances McDormand) in this uneven drama. R (2002)
Legally Blonde 8 p.m., 10 p.m. (WE) Breezy romp about a ditz (Reese Witherspoon) who attends Harvard Law School to win back her beau. PG-13 (2001)
The Bourne Identity 10 p.m. (SPIKE) A CIA assassin (Matt Damon) becomes a target. PG-13 (2002)
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers 10 p.m. (AMC) The Shape returns for another night of murder. Donald Pleasence. R (1995)
Hulk 10 p.m. (IFC) An ambitious, pretentious and long version of the comic about a scientist’s alter ego. Eric Bana. PG-13 (2003)
Teenage Bank Heist 10 p.m. (LMN) Teen girls rob a bank and take the branch manager’s 17-year-old daughter hostage. NR (2012)
Welcome to the Punch 10 p.m. (TMC) A police detective uncovers a massive conspiracy while pursuing an elusive criminal. R (2013)