Turner Classic Movies Tenth Annual Summer Under the Stars

It’s August and that means TCM, one of the greatest television channels that ever lived, is throwing its annual Summer Under the Stars extravaganza. Every day of the month all month, TCM features the movies of some great film stars, or in some cases, great film personalities, like Elvis and Johnny Weissmuller.

Here’s more info. And here’s the full schedule, so full it takes awhile to load.

Upcoming: (all times EST)
August 5: Claude Rains
Check out the slambang trio of The Wolf Man, The Invisible Man, and Mr. Skeffington to get a taste of the range of Rains, starting at 6:45pm est.

August 7: Sydney Poitier
6:00pm est; A Patch of Blue, A Raisin in the Sun and To Sir, with Love should give good coverage of the groundbreaking actor’s fiery talent and his devastating good looks.

August 9: Toshiro Mifune
Speaking of fiery talent, watch the charismatic Japanese actor in films that showcase the brilliant director Akira Kurosawa as well.
Rashomon 6:45am
Seven Samurai 9:15am
Yojimbo 2:45pm

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