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

TMP Recommends: Five films on TCM, September 9 – 15

Welcome to this week’s installment of TMP Recommends, the series where I give you five films that you should keep an eye out for on TCM over the next seven days! As usual, all times are listed in EST and come from the US version of the TCM schedule. Happy viewing! The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953) Airing on TCM: September 9, 4:45 pm This … Continue reading TMP Recommends: Five films on TCM, September 9 – 15

TMP Recommends: Five Films on TCM, September 1 – 8

After a great month of Summer Under the Stars, TMP Recommends returns with five films airing in the first week of September! As usual, all times are listed in EST and come from the US version of the TCM schedule. Happy viewing! Meet John Doe (1941) Airing on TCM: September 1, 8:00 pm No one should be surprised that I’m recommending this film. It stars … Continue reading TMP Recommends: Five Films on TCM, September 1 – 8

Summer Under the Stars: Days 26 – 31

It’s that time of year again: Summer Under the Stars, TCM’s annual star-a-day celebration of classic Hollywood, is upon us! As I’ve done for the past three years, I’m sharing recommendations for every day of SUTS throughout August, in place of the usual weekly “TMP Recommends” posts. Today we’ll be looking at the final six days, August 26 – 31. Happy viewing! DAY 26: GRETA … Continue reading Summer Under the Stars: Days 26 – 31