Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) The day’s news from a local perspective.

On Chronicle

People to Watch 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 Jon King.

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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) WBUR-FM (90.9) How Mass. police decide whom to grant licenses to carry firearms.

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) A look at how to give and receive feedback.

Classical Music With Laura Carlo 5 a.m. and WithAlan McLellan at 10 a.m. WCRB (99.5) Select pieces from 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.


The Symphony at 8 8 p.m. WCRB (99.5) Franz Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 96, “The Miracle” with the London Symphony Orchestra.

Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Can Casino Gambling be stopped?



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. Chelsea Handler.

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.
Miley Cyrus performs.


Greater Boston at 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11; 1 a.m. on Ch. 2.

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.

Late Night With Seth Meyers at 12:36 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.


A Good Day to Die Hard 8 p.m. (HBO2) John McClane travels to Russia to find his estranged son, only to discover he’s an undercover agent. R (2013)

Born Bad 8 p.m., midnight (LMN) A teen’s new boyfriend (Michael Welch) unveils a menacing dark side. NR (2011)

A Nightmare on Elm Street
8 p.m. (IFC) Teens share dreams about a dead murderer (Robert Englund). R (1984)

Original Sin 8 p.m. (SHO) Romance, deceit and mystery in 1880s Cuba. Antonio Banderas. R (2001)

Rocky IV 8 p.m. (AMC) Sylvester Stallone vs. Dolph Lundgren. PG (1985)

Serenity 8 p.m. (OVAT) The crew of a space freighter hide a fugitive from a totalitarian regime. PG-13 (2005)

The Ladies’ Man 8:50 p.m. (WAM) Jerry Lewis as a handyman in a women’s boardinghouse. NR (1961)

Smokey and the Bandit II
9 p.m. (CMT) Burt Reynolds and Sally Field in the sequel. PG (1980)

Heaven 9:40 p.m. (FLIX) A woman (Cate Blanchett) plans to avenge her husband’s drug-related death. R (2002)

Shall We Dance? 10 p.m. (ENCR) Dancing lessons help a lawyer (Richard Gere) overcome his midlife crisis. Conventional charmer. PG-13 (2004)

Walking the Halls 10 p.m. (LMN) A high-school student (Caitlin Thompson) joins a call-girl ring at school. NR (2012)