Arnel Pineda on "Independent Lens -- Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey" on PBS.

The rise to stardom of vocalist Arnel Pineda is told on "Independent Lens" on PBS. (Rahoul Ghose / PBS / September 27, 2013)

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SERIES

The Story of Film: An Odyssey The new episode "Post War Cinema (1940s)" examines how World War II changed the film industry. It includes commentary from screenwriters Paul Schrader and Robert Towne and director Stanley Donen. 7 p.m. TCM

We Are Men The men of this new sitcom's title are four guys (Tony Shalhoub, Kal Penn, Jerry O'Connell, Chris Smith) with more than a half-dozen failed marriages between them, who live in the same apartment complex. 8:30 p.m. CBS

The Blacklist In this new episode, Red and Liz (James Spader, Megan Boone) go under cover to stop an assassin who disguises his killings in the headlines of everyday tragedies. With Parminder Nagra and guest star Isabella Rossellini. 10 p.m. NBC

Castle Castle (Nathan Fillion) has less than 24 hours to live after being exposed to a stolen chemical weapon capable of killing thousands of people in this new episode. With Stana Katic. 10 p.m. ABC

Independent Lens The new episode "Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey" tells the story of singer Arnel Pineda's overnight transformation into rock stardom. 10 p.m. KOCE

SPECIALS

iHeartradio Music Festival, Night 1 Filmed in Las Vegas and airing over two nights, this concert features performances by Katy Perry, Elton John, Keith Urban, Queen with Adam Lambert, Muse, Tiesto, J Cole, Robin Thicke and Fun. 8 p.m. KTLA

MOVIES

Citizen Kane Orson Welles directs and stars in this 1941 tour de force, which tops plenty of public and private "best movies of all time" lists. Joseph Cotten also stars. 8:15 p.m. TCM


TALK SHOWS

CBS This Morning Alexis Ohanian; Jerry O'Connell; Earth Wind & Fire. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Daniel Radcliffe; the Affordable Care Act; Chris Kimball; Bill O'Reilly. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. James Denton ("Grace Unplugged"); Chloe Bennet ("Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."); swimmer Diana Nyad; Roy Firestone (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Michael Daniel Radcliffe ("Kill Your Darlings"); Jerry O'Connell. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Jason Biggs; James Spader. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Wendy Williams Show Gina Gershon ("House of Versace"); Ingrid Hoffman. (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Real Story With Gretchen Carlson (Series premiere) (N) 11 a.m. Fox News

The Talk Jerry O'Connell, Tony Shalhoub, Kal Penn and Chris Smith ("We Are Men"); Cristina Ferrare. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

The Queen Latifah Show Valerie Harper; Keke Palmer; Avril Lavigne performs. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS; 7 p.m. KCAL

The Dr. Oz Show The white mulberry; extreme health habits; the appendix. (N) 2 p.m. KABC

Dr. Phil (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

Steve Harvey (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

Katie Embryo adoption; Gina Gershon. (N) 3 p.m. KABC

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Record release party for Justin Timberlake's upcoming CD. (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

The Doctors (N) 5 p.m. KCAL

The Arsenio Hall Show Max Greenfield; Giancarlo Esposito; A$AP Ferg and A$AP Rocky perform. (N) 11 p.m. KTLA

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; 11:30 p.m. KOCE

Chelsea Lately Sarah Colonna; Loni Love; Julian McCullough. (N) 11 p.m. E!

Conan Demi Lovato; J.B. Smoove; Moby. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno Magic Johnson; Marjorie Johnson; Gary Clark Jr. performs. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show With David Letterman Sean Hayes; Sting performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Danny DeVito; Wendi McLendon-Covey; The Lumineers perform. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Tavis Smiley Paul Krugman, the New York Times; M. Night Shyamalan. (N) 12:30 a.m. KOCE

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Kevin Nealon; Elizabeth Olsen; The Avett Brothers perform. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson Simon Helberg; The Naked and Famous perform. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC