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SPECIALS
2 PM, DISC, Monsters and Mysteries in Alaska: Witnesses tell stories about their encounters with the unknown. (PG)
8 PM, CNBC, Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible: The visual effects house that revolutionized Hollywood; the technical wizardry behind blockbusters.
BROADCAST MOVIES
9 PM, 17, “The Unforgiven” (’60) Burt Lancaster. Pioneers feud with Kiowa Indians over a birthright. (2:05)
12:30 AM, 5, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” (’01) Daniel Radcliffe. An orphan attends a school of witchcraft and wizardry. (CC) (3:00)
1 AM, 51, “Smokey and the Bandit” (’77) Burt Reynolds. A bootlegger burns rubber to evade a stubborn sheriff. (2:00)
2 AM, 11, “To Kill a Mockingbird” (’62) Gregory Peck. A lawyer defends an innocent black man for rape in 1930s Alabama. (3:00)
TALK SHOWS
7 AM, 2, Today: Donald Trump; Anthony Bourdain; Christy Vega Fowler; Marcia Cross; Halloween; Jackie Evancho. (CC)
7 AM, 4, CBS This Morning: Author Nelson DeMille; director Paul Thomas Anderson. (CC)
7 AM, 7, Good Morning America: “The Larry Sanders Show”; Henry Winkler; Kevin James; Drew Lachey; Anna Trebunskaya. (CC)
9 AM, 4, Rachael Ray: Nick Cannon talks about balancing Hollywood and being a dad; Nancy O’Dell’s fall must-haves. (CC)
9 AM, 7, 9, Live! With Kelly and Michael: Salma Hayek; Kyle MacLachlan; top-10 toys of 2012. (CC)
11 AM, 7, 9, The View: TV host Michael Strahan; journalist Lara Spencer. (CC)
Noon, 2, The Doctors: Rocco DiSpirito shares tips for cutting calories while boosting the flavor of popular Italian meals. (CC)
2 PM, 4, The Talk: Guest co-host Shemar Moore; Megan Mullally; Zachary Knighton; Kyle Schuneman. (CC)
2 PM, 23, The Jeff Probst Show: Actress Melanie Lynskey talks about having to overcome the odds; actor Oliver Platt. (CC)
3 PM, 2, 9, Dr. Phil: A woman says her husband calls her names because of her weight. (CC)
3 PM, 4, Anderson Live: Ben Affleck; John Goodman; Bryan Cranston; Nancy O’Dell. (CC)
3 PM, 7, The Ricki Lake Show: A couple disagrees on the topic of circumcision. (CC)
4 PM, 2, 9, The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Actress Kate Walsh; comic Mike Epps; author Anthony Robles. (CC)
4 PM, 4, The Dr. Oz Show: Dr. Andrew Weil’s five essential ingredients for optimal health; pain solutions. (CC)
4 PM, 7, Katie: Comic Kevin James; blogger Allison Tate (“The Mom Stays in the Picture”). (CC)
11:35 PM, 2, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Singer Miley Cyrus; comic Rove McManus; The Script performs. (CC)
11:35 PM, 4, Late Show With David Letterman: John Goodman; Jeff Altman; Jamey Johnson and Alison Krauss. (CC)