Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) The day’s news with a local perspective.
Boys 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Boys will be boys — and that’s apparently a problem in today’s classrooms.
Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Part two of the look at Boston’s homeless shelter crisis.
Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) “Open Mic” with Jon King.
WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)
Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Stories reflecting the culture of our city, state, and region.
Classical Music With Laura Carlo 5 a.m. WCRB (99.5) Select pieces from the WCRB CD of the Week: the film soundtrack “Summer in February.”
Classical Music With Cathy Fuller 3 p.m. WCRB (99.5) “Live at 5” features Jean-
Phillippe Rameau’s Nais Suite.
The Symphony at 8 8 p.m. WCRB (99.5) Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030)
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.
Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Chandra Wilson.
The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12.
The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10.
Greater Boston at 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11.
Real Time With Bill Maher at
7 p.m. on HBO; 10 p.m. on HBO2.
Conan at 11 p.m. and
12:30 a.m. on TBS.
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.
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. Jack Hanna.
Late Night With Seth Meyers at 12:36 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10.
The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Ashton Kutcher.
Crash 8 p.m. (SHO) Ensemble drama about racism in present-day Los Angeles. Sandra Bullock. R (2004)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button 8 p.m., 11:30 p.m. (FXM) A man is born in his 80s and proceeds to age in reverse. PG-13 (2008)
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir
8 p.m. (TCM) A young widow buys a seaside house said to be haunted by a previous owner. NR (1947)
Good Will Hunting 8 p.m. (ENCR) Solid, well-acted tale about a brilliant but troubled janitor (Matt Damon). R (1997)
The Informant! 8 p.m. (IFC) When Mark Whitacre (Matt Damon) discovers his company is fixing prices, he informs the FBI. R (2009)
Mrs. Winterbourne 8 p.m. (OVAT) A rich woman (Shirley MacLaine) thinks that a homeless mom is her daughter-in-law. PG-13 (1996)
Now You See Me 8 p.m. (HBO2) Four magicians shower their fans in cash stolen from corrupt business leaders and hoodwink the FBI. PG-13 (2013)
Plain Dirty 8 p.m., midnight (LMN) A Southern woman tries to escape from her abusive husband. Dominique Swain. R (2002)
Elf 8:25 p.m. (WAM) A human (Will Ferrell) raised by elves searches for his birth father. Charming holiday fantasy. PG (2003)
The Omen 9 p.m. (SUND)
A US diplomat suspects his adopted son is the Antichrist. R (1976)
Shanghai Knights 9 p.m. (CMT) A sheriff and his pal battle two megalomaniacs. Jackie Chan. PG-13 (2003)
Three Fugitives 9:40 p.m. (FLIX) A parolee (Nick Nolte) teams up with a bumbling bank robber. PG-13 (1989)
Great Expectations 10 p.m. (TCM) An orphan boy on the cusp of adulthood is suddenly elevated to the top tier of Victorian society. NR (1946)
Batman & Robin 10:05 p.m. (WAM) Caped Crusader George Clooney faces Mr. Freeze. PG-13 (1997)