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CBHagman (14,619 posts)
TCM Schedule for Tuesday, February 12: 31 Days of Oscar: RKO Radio Pictures
Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
Love Affair (1939)
Near-tragic misunderstandings threaten a shipboard romance.
Dir: Leo McCarey Cast: Irene Dunne , Charles Boyer , Maria Ouspenskaya .
BW-87 mins, TV-G, CC,
Great Heart, The (1938)
Top Hat (1935)
A woman thinks the man who loves her is her best friend's husband.
Dir: Mark Sandrich Cast: Fred Astaire , Ginger Rogers , Edward Everett Horton .
BW-100 mins, TV-G, CC,
Music Box, The (1932)
Two men running a moving company have to get a large piano up a daunting flight of stairs.
Dir: James Parrott Cast: Stan Laurel , Oliver Hardy , Billy Gilbert .
BW-29 mins, TV-G,
Bachelor Mother (1939)
A fun-loving shop girl is mistaken for the mother of a foundling.
Dir: Garson Kanin Cast: Ginger Rogers , David Niven , Charles Coburn .
BW-82 mins, TV-G, CC,
Battle Of Gettysburg, The (1956)
Dir: Herman Hoffman
C-30 mins, Letterbox Format
Hunchback of Notre Dame, The (1939)
A deformed bell ringer rescues a gypsy girl falsely accused of witchcraft and murder.
Dir: William Dieterle Cast: Charles Laughton , Sir Cedric Hardwicke , Thomas Mitchell .
BW-117 mins, TV-PG, CC,
A wealthy wallflower suspects her penniless playboy husband of murder.
Dir: Alfred Hitchcock Cast: Cary Grant , Joan Fontaine , Sir Cedric Hardwicke .
BW-100 mins, TV-PG, CC,
Kings Of The Turf (1941)
Joan Of Paris (1942)
A waitress risks her life to help downed pilots escape occupied France.
Dir: Robert Stevenson Cast: Michèle Morgan , Paul Henreid , Thomas Mitchell .
BW-92 mins, TV-PG, CC,
Don'T Talk (1942)
Fallen Sparrow, The (1943)
Nazi spies pursue a Spanish Civil War veteran in search of a priceless keepsake.
Dir: Richard Wallace Cast: John Garfield , Maureen O'Hara , Walter Slezak .
BW-94 mins, TV-PG, CC,
I Won'T Play (1944)
BW-18 mins, TV-PG
None but the Lonely Heart (1944)
A young ne'er-do-well tries to get his life on track to help his ailing mother.
Dir: Clifford Odets Cast: Cary Grant , Miss Ethel Barrymore , Ethel Barrymore .
BW-113 mins, TV-PG, CC,
Enchanted Cottage, The (1945)
A scarred veteran and a homely woman are transformed by love.
Dir: John Cromwell Cast: Dorothy McGuire , Robert Young , Herbert Marshall .
BW-92 mins, TV-G, CC,
Jammin' The Blues (1944)
In this short, prominent jazz musicans of the 1940s get together for a rare filming of a jam session.
Cavalcade Of Dance (1943)
Magnificent Ambersons, The (1942)
A possessive son's efforts to keep his mother from remarrying threaten to destroy his family.
Dir: Orson Welles Cast: Joseph Cotten , Dolores Costello , Anne Baxter .
BW-88 mins, TV-PG, CC,
WHAT'S ON TONIGHT: 31 DAYS OF OSCAR: RKO RADIO PICTURES
Citizen Kane (1941)
The investigation of a publishing tycoon's dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.
Dir: Orson Welles Cast: Joseph Cotten , Dorothy Comingore , Agnes Moorehead .
BW-120 mins, TV-PG, CC,
A U.S. agent recruits a German expatriate to infiltrate a Nazi spy ring in Brazil.
Dir: Alfred Hitchcock Cast: Cary Grant , Ingrid Bergman , Claude Rains .
BW-101 mins, TV-PG, CC,
Smart As A Fox (1946)
My Favorite Wife (1940)
A shipwrecked woman is rescued just in time for her husband's re-marriage.
Dir: Garson Kanin Cast: Irene Dunne , Cary Grant , Randolph Scott .
BW-88 mins, TV-G, CC,
Kitty Foyle (1940)
A girl from the wrong side of the tracks endures scandal and heartbreak when she falls for a high-society boy.
Dir: Sam Wood Cast: Ginger Rogers , Dennis Morgan , James Craig .
BW-108 mins, TV-G, CC,
Spanish Main, The (1945)
Dutch rebels in the Caribbean turn pirate and kidnap the corrupt Spanish governor's bride-to-be.
Dir: Frank Borzage Cast: Maureen O'Hara , Paul Henreid , Walter Slezak .
C-101 mins, TV-PG, CC,
Facing Your Danger (1946)
Conquering the Colorado River is no easy task but the men in this exciting short make it look so easy!
Dir: Edwin E. Olsen
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Mon Feb 11, 2013, 04:15 AM
Matilda (5,845 posts)
1. What a wonderful lineup!
Most of these films have been discussed on this forum at some time, but if there's anyone who hasn't yet seen THE ENCHANTED COTTAGE, please take the time to watch or record it.
I don't want to give away anything at all of the plot, but it's a most unusual film and beautifully directed and acted. I've always liked Robert Young, but this film gave me a new respect for him, because he was brave enough to do something few Hollywood stars would ever do, then or now. I won't say what, because it will spoil it. I've only seen the film twice because it's seldom shown, but each time I was transfixed. It's a little gem.