Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) A look at the day’s news from a local perspective.

On Chronicle

Shape Up! 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5)

Radio Highlights

Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7)


Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) “Open Mic” with The Boston Globe’sBrian McGrory.

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WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 to 9 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 to 6:30 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Two Bostonians from Morocco sue the New York Post for portraying them as suspects in the Marathon bombings.

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. and With Alan McLellan 10 a.m. WCRB (99.5) The WCRB CD of the Week: Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 6 “le Matin” & 82 “l’ours.”

Classical Music With Cathy Fuller 3 p.m. WCRB (99.5) “Live at 5” features Vivaldi’s Concerto No. 4 in F minor Op. 8, “L’inverno” (Winter) with Mistral, Irina Muresanu on violin.


The Symphony at 8 8 p.m. WCRB (99.5) Alexander Glazunov’s Symphony No. 2 with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Nightside With Dan Rea 8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) A new way to fight prostate cancer.



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. Annette Bening.

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. Actress Sarah Jessica Parker.


Greater Boston at 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11; midnight on Ch. 2.

Conan at 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. on TBS.

Real Time With Bill Maher at 11 p.m. on HBO. Author Christopher Leonard and actor Bruce Dern.

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.

The Tonight Show Starrring Jimmy Fallon at 11:30 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Annette Bening.

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.

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.


Beowulf 8 p.m. (AMC) Not-quite-epic take on the mythic saga of the Scandinavian warrior-hero (Ray Winstone). PG-13 (2007)

Dodsworth 8 p.m. (TCM) Best picture nominee about a rich couple’s marriage unraveling during a grand tour of Europe. NR (1936)

Seduced and Abandoned 8 p.m. (HBO2) Actor Alec Baldwin and filmmaker James Toback canvass the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. NR (2013)

StreetDance 8 p.m. (TMC) While training for a contest, buskers are forced to work with Royal Ballet dancers. NR (2010)

Beetlejuice 9 p.m. (FAM) Newlyweds are killed suddenly and don’t realize it until a city family moves into their home. PG (1988)

Armageddon 10 p.m. (MAX) Predictable disaster epic about a massive asteroid hurtling toward Earth. Bruce Willis. PG-13 (1998)

Bridesmaids 10 p.m. (USA) A devoted maid of honor (Kristen Wiig) attempts to plan a dream wedding for her best friend. R (2011)

Dragonheart 10 p.m. (OVAT) Dennis Quaid as a knight battling a tyrannical leader. PG-13 (1996)

The Great Lie 10 p.m. (TCM) Bette Davis and Mary Astor vie for George Brent’s love. NR (1941)

National Treasure 10 p.m. (STARZ) A modern-day fortune hunter (Nicolas Cage) seeks a treasure. It’s “Indiana Jones” lite. PG (2004)