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RADIO HIGHLIGHTS
Member Concert 5 a.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) Cunningham/McGann from January 1992.

The Best of Live at Noon WUMB-FM (91.9) A look back at performances from 2009.

World Cafe 7 p.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) A review of 2009’s best albums.

NEWS & TALK SHOWS
Morning
Early Show at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Favorite stories from 2009.

Good Morning America at 7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Chef Todd English. Also: 2010 trend predications by Jane Buckingham; a 2010 movie preview from Chris Connelly.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Rob Thomas performs. Also: personal finance; movie previews.

Wendy Williams Show at 8 a.m. on BET. Fran Drescher.

Better at 9 a.m. on Ch. 64.

Dr. Oz Show at 9 a.m. on Ch. 25. Signs of pancreatic cancer; a celebrity question-and-answer session; working out to gospel. Also: a new procedure to restore hearing to the deaf.

Ellen DeGeneres Show at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9. Jennifer Garner; comedian Joe Wong. Also: Paolo Nutini performs.

Martha Stewart Show at 9 a.m. on Ch. 6; 10 a.m. on Ch. 25. “The Tech Show’’ features Twitter cofounder Biz Stone; Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes; and social-networking tips from technology writer David Pogue and Yahoo! Web Life editor Heather Cabot.

Rachael Ray at 9 a.m. on Ch. 4. A Mystery Taster; advice for parents on talking to their children about sex.

Regis and Kelly at 9 a.m. on Ch. 7; 10 a.m. on Ch. 10. A Mother’s Day-themed show, telecast from Miami Beach, includes a “Mom’s Dream Come True’’ salute to a Deltona, Fla., mother of three who donated a kidney to her son’s friend. Also: a moms-only game show.

Steve Wilkos Show at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Ch. 56. Alleged abuse and infidelity are discussed.

Bonnie Hunt Show at 10 a.m. on Ch. 9; 3:05 a.m. on Ch. 5. Seth Green; Nikki Reed.

Dr. Phil at 10 a.m. on Ch. 4; 5 p.m. on Ch. 64. Repairing a damaged reputation is discussed.

Maury at 10 a.m. on Chs. 56 and 64. Troubled teens are confronted about their dangerous behavior.

Jerry Springer at 11 a.m. on Chs. 56 and 64. Three cases of gender confusion.

Afternoon
Maury at noon on Ch. 56. DNA tests are given to determine paternity.

Wendy Williams Show at 2 p.m. on Ch. 56; 3 a.m. on BET. Shanna Moakler; Guy Fieri.

Dr. Oz Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 64; 5 p.m. on Ch. 25. Dr. Oz’s Top 10 antiaging secrets; information on waste and good fats. Also: an overweight pet gets an intervention from a veterinarian.

Tyra Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 56. Focus on fashion.

The Doctors at 4 p.m. on Ch. 64. Dealing with household, playground and automobile accidents is explored in a program that features cast members from NBC’s “Trauma.’’

Tyra Show at 4 p.m. on Ch. 56. Makeovers are given to guests and audience members.

Charlie Rose at 6 p.m. on Ch. 44.

Evening
Greater Boston at 7 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. on Ch. 2.

Larry King Live at 9 p.m., midnight, 3 a.m., and 5 a.m. on CNN.

Charlie Rose at 11:30 p.m. on Ch. 2.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Ray Romano; Anna Kendrick.

Nightline at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. A report on weight loss includes a visit to a weight-loss camp.

Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Reese Witherspoon; Gabourey Sidibe. Also: Kris Allen performs.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at 12:05 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Jake Gyllenhaal (“Brothers’’); Ashley Greene (“The Twilight Saga: New Moon’’). Also: Honor Society perform.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:35 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Rosie O’Donnell; Ian Somerhalder; DJ Jazzy Jeff.

Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Mo’Nique; Stephen Fry.

Tavis Smiley at 1 a.m. on Ch. 2. Poet-writer R. Dwayne Betts (”A Question of Freedom”).

Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:35 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Danny Glover; surfer Rob Machado. Also: Lissy Trullie performs.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 3:05 a.m. on Ch. 10; 3:35 a.m. on Ch. 7.

MOVIES
The Break-Up 7 p.m. (LIFE) Battle-of-the-sexes saga about an estranged couple still sharing their condo. Vince Vaughn. PG-13 (2006)

Die Hard 7 p.m. (SPIKE) Thrilling action as a cop (Bruce Willis) matches firepower with terrorists in a skyscraper. R (1988)

National Lampoon’s Vacation 7 p.m. (COM) The Griswolds go to Walley World. Chevy Chase. R (1983)

America’s Sweethearts 7:15 p.m. (STARZ) A woman falls for her actress-sister’s husband. Strong cast, unfocused script. Julia Roberts. PG-13 (2001)

College Road Trip 7:30 p.m. (WAM) A cop (Martin Lawrence) and his college-bound daughter (Raven-Symone) drive across country. G (2008)

Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging 8 p.m. (NICK) The exploits of a 14-year-old English girl and her best friends. Georgia Groome, Alan Davies. PG-13 (2008)

Barbarosa 8 p.m. (FLIX) Willie Nelson as an outlaw who befriends a young fugitive (Gary Busey). PG (1982)

Body of Lies 8 p.m. (HBO) CIA field operative (Leonardo DiCaprio) stalks a Middle East terrorist in Jordan. Russell Crowe. R (2008)

Cabaret 8 p.m. (OVAT) Liza Minnelli, Joel Grey and director Bob Fosse won Oscars for this dramatic musical. PG (1972)

Disaster Movie 8 p.m. (SHO) Spoof of disaster flicks following a group of young people dealing with calamities. Matt Lanter. PG-13 (2008)

Jingle All the Way 8 p.m. (HALMRK) An overworked dad (Arnold Schwarzenegger) hunts for a popular Christmas toy. Frenetic holiday fare. PG (1996)

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 8 p.m. (TNT) A hobbit (Elijah Wood) inherits a magical ring. PG-13 (2001)

The Matrix 8 p.m. (AMC) A computer hacker discovers an alternate reality. Dazzling effects, compelling story. Keanu Reeves. R (1999)

Monster-in-Law 8 p.m., 10 p.m. (OXY) An unfunny look at a bridegroom’s psychotic mom vs. his lovely bride-to-be. Jane Fonda. PG-13 (2005)

Rocky II 8 p.m. (ENCR) Rocky (Sylvester Stallone) gets a rematch. PG (1979)

The Pool 8 p.m. (SUND) A poor Indian teen becomes obsessed with a luxury home’s swimming pool. Venkatesh Chavan. NR (2007)

There’s Something About Mary 8 p.m. (FX) Outrageous gross-out comedy about a lovelorn journalist (Ben Stiller). R (1998)

2010 8 p.m. (TCM) Sequel to “2001: A Space Odyssey.’’ Roy Scheider, John Lithgow. PG (1984)

Wall Street 8 p.m. (FXM) Parable about a corporate raider and his protégé. Michael Douglas. R (1987)

Drugstore Cowboy 8:15 p.m. (IFC) Junkies rob their way across the Pacific Northwest. Matt Dillon. R (1989)

Father of the Bride: Part II 9 p.m. (WAM) Sequel with Steve Martin returning as the harried dad. PG (1995)

Jackass Number Two 9 p.m. (COM) More dangerous stunts and depraved pranks with Johnny Knoxville and friends. R (2006)

Management 9 p.m. (LIFE) A slacker (Steve Zahn) falls for a traveling saleswoman (Jennifer Aniston) after a fling. R (2008)

Obsessed 9 p.m. (STARZ) Enticement turns deadly when an office temp (Ali Larter) becomes fixated on her married colleague. PG-13 (2009)

Soul Food 9 p.m. (STYLE) Sisters sort out their relationships when their mother takes ill. Vanessa L. Williams. R (1997)

Lovin’ Molly 9:30 p.m. (FLIX) Story of two friends and their lifelong affair with the same woman. Anthony Perkins. R (1974)

The Dark Knight 10 p.m. (MAX) Batman (Christian Bale) and DA Harvey Dent join forces to arrest Gotham City’s crime lords. PG-13 (2008)

Die Hard with a Vengeance 10 p.m. (SPIKE) Sequel in which cop Bruce Willis takes on a terrorist. R (1995)

Drumline 10 p.m. (MTV) NYC drummer joins a big-time college marching band. Clichéd, high-energy crowd-pleaser. Nick Cannon. PG-13 (2002)

Fahrenheit 451 10 p.m. (TCM) Truffaut’s version of the Ray Bradbury story about a society where books are banned. Oskar Werner. NR (1966)

Leaving Las Vegas 10 p.m. (IFC) Oscar winner Nicolas Cage as an alcoholic on a final bender. R (1995)

Moonlight & Mistletoe 10 p.m. (HALMRK) A father (Tom Arnold) and his daughter (Candace Cameron Bure) try to save their business. NR (2008)

Rocky III 10 p.m. (ENCR) Rocky (Sylvester Stallone) is trained by his former rival Apollo Creed (Carl Weathers). PG (1982)

Why Did I Get Married? 10 p.m. (TMC) Vacationing couples grapple over marital issues in this ensemble comedy-drama starring Tyler Perry. PG-13 (2007)

BASEketball 10:30 p.m. (HBO2) Two pals create a sport that causes a sensation. Trey Parker. R (1998)

The Ice Storm 10:30 p.m. (FXM) Slice of life about two married couples in 1970s suburbia. Kevin Kline. R (1997)

Back to the Future 10:50 p.m. (WAM) Michael J. Fox in the time-travel classic. PG (1985)

The House Bunny 10:50 p.m. (STARZ) An ex-Playboy bunny (Anna Faris) tries to make over members of an unpopular college sorority. PG-13 (2008)

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