Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston With Emily Rooney 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2)


A Tank Away 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) The birthplace of the hamburger, the back-story to a shameful period, and a bike shop fit for rookies and expert riders alike.


WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Win or lose, we hear from the candidate. What will the administration look like?


On Point With Tom Ashbrook 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, authors of “Double Down.”

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Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7)

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Lesley University’s revolutionary tuition plan.

Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Dr. Scott Shikora, bariatric surgeon.




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.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7.

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

The Queen Latifah Show at 9 a.m. on Ch. 4; 3 p.m. on Ch. 6.


Rachael Ray at 10 a.m. on
Ch. 38; 2 p.m. on Ch. 10; 5 p.m. on Ch. 50.

Steve Harvey at 10 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 3 p.m. on Ch. 64.

Bethenny at 11 a.m. on Ch. 25; 3 p.m. on Ch. 12. The Lylas.

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


The Doctors at 2 p.m. on
Ch. 7; 4 p.m. on Ch. 64.

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

Dr. Phil at 3 p.m. on Ch. 4;
5 p.m. on Ch. 64.

Katie at 3 p.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 4 p.m. and 1:07 a.m. on
Ch. 6.

The Dr. Oz Show at 3 p.m. on Chs. 10 and 25.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Ashton Kutcher; chef Jose Andrews. Sting performs.


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

Conan at 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. on TBS. Aziz Ansari; Deepak Chopra; Adam Yenser.

Real Time With Bill Maher at 11 p.m. on HBO.

The Arsenio Hall Show at
11 p.m. on Ch. 56; midnight on Ch. 64.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and 1:01 a.m. on COM.

Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:31 a.m. on COM.

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

Jimmy Kimmel Live at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Natalie Portman; Chris Elliott. James Blunt performs.

Tavis Smiley at midnight on Ch. 44; 12:30 a.m. on Chs. 2 and 11. Dennis Haysbert; “Dilbert” creator Scott Adams.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10.

Nightline at 12:37 a.m. on
Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Martin Short; Doris Kearns Goodwin.

Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:36 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10.


An American Tail 7 p.m. (WAM) An immigrant mouse searches for his family in 1885 New York. G (1986)

The Dog Who Saved Christmas 8 p.m. (HALMRK) A seemingly inept guard dog (voice of Mario Lopez) protects his new owners’ home while they're away. PG (2009)

The Illusionist 8 p.m. (TMC) Tale of a magician (Edward Norton) and palace intrigue in 1900s Vienna. PG-13 (2006)

The Incredible Hulk 8 p.m. (SPIKE) Edward Norton stars as a scientist who turns into an angry, uncontrollable monstrosity. PG-13 (2008)

The Killers 8 p.m. (TCM) Film noir from Hemingway’s tale of a boxer turned hood. Burt Lancaster. NR (1946)

Mommie Dearest 8 p.m. (OVAT) Faye Dunaway as Joan Crawford. PG (1981)

Water for Elephants 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m. (FXM) Robert Pattinson stars as a veterinary student who falls for a circus performer (Reese Witherspoon). PG-13 (2011)

Zero Dark Thirty 9 p.m. (STARZ) A CIA agent leads a 10-year hunt for Osama bin Laden . R (2012)

A Clockwork Orange 10 p.m. (IFC) Teenagers terrorize a future society. Malcolm McDowell. R (1971)