Saturday, January 15, 2011

This week on... TCM (January 16-22)

Sunday, January 16, 2011
I'm No Angel (1933) 10:30 AM - with Mae West and Cary Grant
It Should Happen To You (1954) 12:00 PM - A cute romantic comedy with Judy Holliday and Jack Lemmon
South Pacific (1958) 1:30 PM
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948) 4:15 PM
To Sir, With Love (1967) 6:00 PM
King Of Hearts (Le roi de coeur) (1966) 2:00 AM
How I Won The War (1967) 4:00 AM - Why is this on so late? This is the Richard Lester WWII comedy with John Lennon. I've always wanted to see this, but who starts to watch a movie at 4:00 AM?!

Monday, January 17, 2011
Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967) 3:00 PM
Glory (1989) 5:00 PM

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 (theme: Cary Grant! and a night of Screen Directors Playhouse)
Sylvia Scarlett (1935) 6:30 AM - Another bad time! This is the fourth Katharine Hepburn / Cary Grant movie (another George Cukor). First I miss Holiday, and now I'll miss this!
The Toast Of New York (1937) 8:15 AM - with Cary Grant and Frances Farmer
Bringing Up Baby (1938) 10:15 AM
Gunga Din (1939) 12:00 PM
Only Angels Have Wings (1939) 2:00 PM
Night And Day (1946) 4:15 PM - Biography of Cole Porter
Cary Grant: A Class Apart (2004 documentary) 6:30 PM - He sure was! Narrated by Helen Mirren
Screen Directors Playhouse: No. 5 Checked Out (1956) 10:00 PM - In this comedy directed by Ida Lupino, 'a young deaf woman confronts desperate crooks who are using one of her remote resort cabins for a hideout.' With Peter Lorre and Teresa Wright. It sounds similar in premise to Wait Until Dark... or Home Alone, I guess.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 (theme: 24 hours of Charley Chase)
Duck Soup (1933) 12:30 AM

Thursday, January 20, 2011 (theme: Patricia Neal and Peter Sellers)
Psyche 59 (1964) 1:45 PM
The Pink Panther (1964) 8:00 PM
A Shot In The Dark (1964) 10:00 PM
Murder By Death (1976) 12:00 AM - Don't tell me this is no good because I have real high hopes for this one! A criminal madman (Truman Capote) invites the world's greatest detectives for a night of dinner and murder. It stars Peter Falk (as 'Sam Diamond'), Alec Guinness ('Bensonmum'), Elsa Lanchester ('Jessica Marbles'), David Niven and Maggie Smith ('Dick and Dora Charleston'), and Peter Sellers ('Sidney Wang').
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976) 4:00 AM

Friday, January 21, 2011
Black Hand (1950) 4:15 PM - A noir starring Gene Kelly?! 'In turn-of-the-century New York, an Italian seeks vengeance on the mobsters who killed his father.'

Saturday, January 22, 2011
The Uninvited (1944) 10:15 PM - Great supernatural thriller/romance starring Ray Milland

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