Welcome to this week’s installment of What to Watch, where I share my recommendations for your DVR-ing and Netflix-ing. All times are listed in EST and subject to change. Check your local listings for any deviations. Asterisk notes what I hope to record this week. (You all know the drill by now.)
12:45 pm on TCM – I Know Where I’m Going (1945) – starring Wendy Hiller and Roger Livesey
11:30 pm on TCM – The Fast and the Furious* (1954) – not to be confused with the Vin Diesel film, this one stars John Ireland and Dorothy Malone
1:00 am on TCM – Thunder Road (1958) – starring Robert Mitchum
6:00 am on FMC – Love Nest (1951) – starring June Haver, William Lundigan and Marilyn Monroe
7:45 am on TCM – Dead Ringer* (1964) – starring Bette Davis and directed by my boo Paul Henreid
PROPAGANDA ALERT: At 11:26 am on TCM there will be a short featuring Bette Davis selling war bonds for Christmas!
11:30 am on TCM – A Stolen Life (1946) – starring Bette Davis and Glenn Ford
5:00 pm on TCM – Two-Faced Woman* (1941) – starring Garbo and Constance Bennett
8:00 pm on TCM – Edge of the City (1957) – starring Sidney Poitier
6:00 am on FMC – On the Sunny Side* (1942) – Sounds like an exact counterpoint to Tomorrow, The World with a British kid instead of Emil. Starring Roddy McDowall and Stanley Clements.
8:40 am on FMC – That Night in Rio* (1941) – starring Don Ameche, Alice Faye and Carmen Miranda
9:30 am on TCM – 42nd Street (1933) – starring Warner Baxter, Bebe Daniels, Ginger Rogers, Una Merkel, Dick Powell, etc.
11:15 am on TCM – Penthouse (1933) – starring Warner Baxter and Myrna Loy
11:40 am on FMC – Ferngully: The Last Rainforest (1992) – TIM CURRY IS AWESOME.
7:30 am on TCM – Bride of Frankenstein (1935) – starring Boris Karloff, Colin Clive and Valerie Hobson
8:00 am on FMC – Anastasia (1956) – starring Ingrid Bergman
12:00 pm on TCM – Torchy Plays with Dynamite (1939) – starring Jane Wyman and Allen Jenkins
8:00 pm on TCM – The Lady Eve (1941) – starring Barbara Stanwyck and Henry Fonda
9:45 pm on TCM – I Love You Again (1940) – starring William Powell and Myrna Loy
MAD MEN ALERT – “Dark Shadows” and “Christmas Waltz” are showing on AMC starting at 6:00 AM
7:30 am on TCM – Ben-Hur (1959) – starring Charlton Heston
8:50 am on FMC – Nightmare Alley (1947) – starring Tyrone Power and Joan Blondell
6:00 pm on TCM – Easter Parade (1948) – starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire
8:00 am on TCM – He Who Gets Slapped* (1924) – starring Lon Chaney and Norma Shearer
9:15 am on TCM – The Monster (1925) – starring Lon Chaney
PROPAGANDA ALERT: The Lon Chaney silent Tell It to the Marines (1926), which is basically a Marines recruiter in film form, is playing on TCM at 12:15 pm
9:30 pm on TCM – Angels in the Outfield (1951) – starring Paul Douglas and Janet Leigh
1:00 am on TCM – Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1949) – starring Frank Sinatra and Gene Kelly!
7:30 am on TCM – King Kong (1933) – starring Fay Wray
11:00 am on TCM – Joy of Living (1938) – starring Irene Dunne and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.
4:15 pm on TCM – Bright Leaf* (1950) – starring Gary Cooper. Lauren Bacall and Patricia Neal
8:00 pm on TCM – Strangers on a Train (1951) – starring Farley Granger and Robert Walker
No TCM, FMC, or AMC? Here are some streaming recommendations:
Silents of 1920 – 1924 on Netflix:
Anna Boleyn (1920)
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
The Man from Beyond (1922)
The Hands of Orlac (1924)
Films from 1932 streaming on Amazon Prime:
Murders in the Rue Morgue
One pick from the Internet Archive:
Guest in the House (1944)
Nice feature! :D Easier than scanning TCM myself, thats for sure! :D
I religiously comb through the TCM schedule a few times a week for myself, so I figured I might as well help others in the process. :) Thanks for stopping by!
I think I’ll catch Strangers on a Train. Been too long since I’ve last seen it.
I’m due for a re-watch, too. Great film!
I have absolutely nothing to recommend…all of your asterisked features are ones I’ve never seen! I’ve let you down, Lindsey, and I’ll punish myself for it.
Punish yourself by watching them all!
Best punishment EVER!