TMP Recommends: Summer Under the Stars, August 22 – 28

For the fifth year in a row, TMP is offering two or three top-notch recommendations for each day of TCM’s Summer Under the Stars programming! All screening times are listed in EST and subject to change. Happy viewing! AUGUST 22: Robert Montgomery When Ladies Meet (1933), Romantic Comedy, 10:30 am They Were Expendable (1945), War/Drama, 10:00 pm Night Must Fall (1937), Thriller/Drama, 3:45 am AUGUST … Continue reading TMP Recommends: Summer Under the Stars, August 22 – 28

TMP Recommends: Summer Under the Stars, August 15 – 21

For the fifth year in a row, TMP is offering  a few top-notch recommendations for each day of TCM’s Summer Under the Stars programming! All screening times are listed in EST and subject to change. Happy viewing! AUGUST 15: Roddy McDowall How Green Was My Valley (1941), Drama, 11:30 pm AUGUST 16: Anne Baxter Angel On My Shoulder (1946), Fantasy, 7:30 am The Blue Gardenia … Continue reading TMP Recommends: Summer Under the Stars, August 15 – 21

TMP Recommends: Summer Under the Stars, August 8 – 14

For the fifth year in a row, TMP is offering two or three top-notch recommendations for each day of TCM’s Summer Under the Stars programming! All screening times are listed in EST and subject to change. Happy viewing! AUGUST 8: Esther Williams Million Dollar Mermaid (1952), Musical, 10:00 pm Neptune’s Daughter (1949), Musical, 2:00 am AUGUST 9: Tim Holt The Treasure of the Sierra Madre … Continue reading TMP Recommends: Summer Under the Stars, August 8 – 14

TMP Recommends: DVR and Streaming Classics (No. 6)

Welcome to TMP Recommends, the bi-weekly series in which I share classic film recommendations from the TCM schedule and available through streaming services. This time around we’ve got a bit of McCrea, Lena Horne’s film debut, a Vivien Leigh drama, and one of Marilyn Monroe’s best roles. On to the recommendations! Sullivan’s Travels (1942) – Airing on TCM on July 8 at 8:30 am EST … Continue reading TMP Recommends: DVR and Streaming Classics (No. 6)

TMP Recommends: DVR and Streaming Classics (No. 3)

Welcome to TMP Recommends, the bi-weekly series in which I share two recommendations from the TCM schedule and two films available through streaming services. This time around we’ve got a noir about an insurance man, a couple of romances, and a bleak but brilliant portrayal of the future. On to the recommendations! Pitfall (1948) – Airing on TCM on May 21 at 11:30 pm EST … Continue reading TMP Recommends: DVR and Streaming Classics (No. 3)

TMP Recommends: DVR and Streaming Classics (No. 1)

Welcome to the first revamped installment of TMP Recommends! Today I’ll be sharing two TCM recommendations airing in the first half of April and two streaming recommendations, for those of you who don’t have access to the US version of TCM. Happy viewing! On the Beach (1959) – Airing on TCM at 5:45 pm on April 5 When compared to its source material — a … Continue reading TMP Recommends: DVR and Streaming Classics (No. 1)

Classic films to watch if you’re sad The Bachelor has ended

Last night, Bachelor Nation mourned the end of another season by remaining glued to the couch for three hours to watch Ben Higgins make his final lady-friend choice, and then awkwardly talk to his newly-minted ex (the runner-up) on the “After the Final Rose” special. I confess, I’m a total Bachelor/Bachelorette/Bachelor Pad (R.I.P.)/Bachelor in Paradise addict. Sure, there are better ways I could spend my … Continue reading Classic films to watch if you’re sad The Bachelor has ended

TMP Recommends: Five films on TCM, Sept. 30 – Oct. 6

Welcome to this week’s installment of TMP Recommends! Here are five films you should keep an eye out for over the next seven days on TCM. Times are listed in EST and come from the US version of the TCM schedule. Happy viewing! Now, Voyager (1942) Airing on TCM: September 30, 10:00 pm Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, and Claude Rains — three TMP favorites — … Continue reading TMP Recommends: Five films on TCM, Sept. 30 – Oct. 6

Call for film suggestions: Classic Horror

Hello, movie buffs! It’s the middle of September, which means it’s almost October, which means it’s almost Halloween. Those of you who have followed this blog for a while may remember that every Halloween week, I put out a feature called Horror Half-Week. This feature consists of four classic horror reviews, or three reviews and one bonus Halloween-themed post (for example, a playlist of spooky songs). … Continue reading Call for film suggestions: Classic Horror

TMP Recommends: Five Films on TCM, September 16 – 22

Welcome to TMP Recommends, the weekly series in which I share five TCM recommendations! I’m going to do things the lazy way today and simply copy TCM’s brief description of each film because I have a ton of coursework to do. (These posts take a surprising amount of time to put together, which I just don’t have today, but I didn’t want to skip a … Continue reading TMP Recommends: Five Films on TCM, September 16 – 22