What to Watch #24: July 24 – 30

Welcome to What to Watch, the weekly series in which I share my TCM picks! All times are listed in EST and subject to change. Check your local schedule for updates. Films marked with asterisks are films that I hope to catch this week and have never seen before. Happy viewing!

July 24

7:45 am – Foreign Correspondent (1940) – Hitchcock alert!

1:30 pm – The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

11:30 pm – Excavating the 2000 Year Old Man (2012)* – Documentary “explor[ing] the origin and influence of ‘The 2000 Year Old Man,’ the classic comedy routine created by Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner.”

July 25

2:00 am – Young Frankenstein (1974)

6:30 am – The Black Room (1935)* – Karloff portrays twin brothers, which is reason enough for me to tune in.

9:30 am – Two-Faced Woman (1941)* – Final film of the great Greta Garbo

12:30 pm – A Stolen Life (1947)

6:30 pm – The Old Dark House (1963) – William Castle alert!

July 26

12:15 am – These Three (1936)* – The 1961 remake, The Children’s Hour, is one of my favorite films, so I’m interested in seeing this earlier version!

6:00 am – You’ll Never Get Rich (1941)

3:15 pm – Guys and Dolls (1955)

6:00 pm – No Way Out (1950)

July 27

3:30 am – Wuthering Heights (1939)

12:00 pm – The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb (1964)* – A ’60s horror flick about mummies returning from the dead. I can’t skip this one!

8:00 pm – Tootsie (1982)

July 28

6:00 am – Kiss Me Kate (1953)

10:00 am – Dangerous When Wet (1953)

12:00 pm – Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)

10:15 pm – So Long at the Fair (1950)

July 29 (My birthday!)

11:45 am – Dance, Girl, Dance (1940)* – Lucille Ball alert!

3:15 pm – Kings Row (1942)*

11:00 pm – Hello, Dolly! (1969)

July 30

6:00 am – Anchors Aweigh (1945)

2:00 pm – The Pirate (1948)

5:45 – Lust for Life (1956)* – Vincente Minnelli directs the life of Vincent Van Gogh.

10:00 pm – Casablanca (1942)

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