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June 12, 2010

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Women in Music 6 a.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) An eclectic mix of female artists from around the world.

E Town 7 a.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) Ralph Stanley and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott.

Wait Wait . . . Don’t Tell Me! 10 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7)

This American Life noon WGBH-FM (89.7) Stories of people held captive by emotions, paperwork, and other people.

Mountain Stage 2 p.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) The Tallest Man on Earth, Jakob Dylan, and more.

A Celtic Sojourn 3 p.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) A preview of the Milwaukee Irish Fest.

The Boston Pops 7 p.m. All Classical (99.5) Charles Floyd conducts an evening of gospel with Melinda Doolittle and the Boston Pops Gospel Choir.

Back to the Future Part III 8 p.m. (FAM) Marty McFly ventures back to the Old West. Michael J. Fox. PG (1990)

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin 8 p.m. (38) An Italian officer (Nicolas Cage) in WWII Greece falls for a local. R (2001)

Catch Me If You Can 8 p.m. (TBS) Fact-based tale of a charming con man (Leonardo DiCaprio) in the ’60s. Good performances. Tom Hanks. PG-13 (2002)

Jersey Girl 8 p.m. (STYLE) A bored teacher (Jami Gertz) looks for Mr. Right. PG-13 (1992)

Licence to Kill 8 p.m. (G4) Agent 007 (Timothy Dalton) vs. a drug kingpin. PG-13 (1989)

License to Wed 8 p.m., 11 p.m. (OXY) An engaged couple must take an outlandish marriage-preparation course. Robin Williams. PG-13 (2007)

9 to 5 8 p.m., 10 p.m., midnight (FXM) Female employees get even with their chauvinistic boss. Jane Fonda. PG (1980)

Osmosis Jones 8 p.m. (TOON) A zookeeper’s animated antibodies battle a virus. Bill Murray. PG (2001)

Pearl Harbor 8 p.m. (AMC) A restaging of the surprise Japanese attack. Dazzling effects, contrived script. Ben Affleck. PG-13 (2001)

The Pelican Brief 8 p.m. (LMN) Law student Julia Roberts uncovers an assassination plot. PG-13 (1993)

San Francisco 8 p.m. (TCM) The big earthquake of 1906. Clark Gable. NR (1936)

Scarface 8 p.m. (BET) Brian De Palma’s gory study of a Cuban cocaine kingpin. Al Pacino. R (1983)

Sling Blade 8 p.m. (IFC) Billy Bob Thornton in a chilling tale of a man just released from a mental institution. R (1996)

Transformers 8 p.m. (TNT) A teen helps transforming alien robots defend Earth from their invading enemies. Shia LaBeouf. PG-13 (2007)

Victory 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m. (VS) Allied POWs take on Germans in a soccer match during WWII. Sylvester Stallone. PG (1981)

X-Men Origins: Wolverine 8 p.m. (HBO) Hugh Jackman again plays Wolverine in a story that explains how he discovered his powers. PG-13 (2009)

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 9 p.m. (STARZ) An inventor (voice of Bill Hader) and a weather-reporter intern investigate why it’s raining food. PG (2009)

I Am Comic 9 p.m. (SHO2) A look at life as a standup comedian features anecdotes from performers, including Lewis Black. NR (2010)

Lewis Black: Stark Raving Black 9 p.m., 10 p.m. (COM) Black offers up scathing observations on politics and society during a standup performance. NR (2009)

Scream 9 p.m. (TMC) Wes Craven’s tale about a teen targeted by a killer. Neve Campbell. R (1996)

Little Secrets 9:15 p.m. (WAM) A young girl charges her friends to keep their secrets. Evan Rachel Wood. PG (2001)

Entrapment 9:30 p.m. (68) An insurance agent tries to capture a thief in this convoluted adventure. Sean Connery. PG-13 (1999)

Phenomenon 9:30 p.m. (FLIX) A small-town man acquires supernatural powers. John Travolta. PG (1996)

Flower Drum Song 10 p.m. (TCM) Rodgers and Hammerstein’s stage hit about cultural problems in San Francisco’s Chinatown. Nancy Kwan. NR (1961)

Red Green’s Duct Tape Forever 10 p.m. (11) Red and his pals enter a duct-tape contest to win money to save their lodge. Steve Smith. PG (2002)

The Rock 10:05 p.m. (ENCR) Sean Connery and Nicolas Cage take on terrorists at Alcatraz. R (1996)

Heathers 10:15 p.m. (IFC) A girl (Winona Ryder) and her homicidal boyfriend deal with a stuck-up clique. R (1989)

Escape From New York 10:30 p.m. (G4) Futuristic vision of the Big Apple as a high-security prison. Kurt Russell. R (1981)

Made of Honor 10:30 p.m. (STARZ) Playboy Tom (Patrick Dempsey) realizes he’s in love with his best pal just before she gets engaged. PG-13 (2008)

The Firm 11 p.m. (LMN) A lawyer (Tom Cruise) finds that his bosses are mob-controlled. R (1993)