Sat Oct 13, 2012, 02:08 AM
Bolo Boffin (23,796 posts)
TCM Schedule for Saturday, October 13 -- The Essentials: CINEMATOGRAPHY BY ROBERT KRASKER
MR. SKEFFINGTON (1944)
A flighty beauty marries a stockbroker for convenience and almost ruins both their lives.
Dir: Vincent Sherman
Cast: Bette Davis, Claude Rains, Walter Abel.
BW-146 mins, TV-G, CC
An art critic risks his reputation and his life to track down a forgery racket.
Dir: Irving Reis
Cast: Pat O'Brien, Claire Trevor, Herbert Marshall.
BW-93 mins, TV-PG, CC
PREHISTORIC WOMEN (1967)
A jungle guide time travels to an era of evil brunettes with blonde slaves.
Dir: Michael Carreras
Cast: Martine Beswick, Edina Ronay, Michael Latimer.
C-90 mins, TV-PG, Letterbox Format
H.M.S. BOUNTY SAILS AGAIN! (1962)
A promotional short following the world tour of the "HMS Bounty", built specially by MGM for their 1962 remake "Mutiny on the Bounty."
JUNGLE JIM IN THE FORBIDDEN LAND (1952)
The famed explorer leads an anthropologist to a lost civilization of giants.
Dir: Lew Landers
Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Angela Greene, Jean Willes.
BW-65 mins, TV-PG
THE PALM BEACH STORY (1942)
To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire.
Dir: Preston Sturges
Cast: Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Mary Astor.
BW-88 mins, TV-G, CC
GLIMPSES OF FLORIDA (1941)
SITTING PRETTY (1948)
An efficiency expert tries to prove his methods apply to child rearing.
Dir: Walter Lang
Cast: Robert Young, Maureen O'Hara, Clifton Webb.
BW-84 mins, TV-G, CC
The legendary Indian leader uses peaceful means to free his homeland from British rule.
Dir: Richard Attenborough
Cast: Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, John Gielgud.
C-191 mins, TV-PG, CC, Letterbox Format
VIENNA: THE YEARS REMEMBERED (1968)
This promotional, short documentary provides a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Mayerling" (1968), as well as the actual history that inspired the film.
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THE ESSENTIALS: CINEMATOGRAPHY BY ROBERT KRASKER
THE THIRD MAN (1949)
A man's investigation of a friend's death uncovers corruption in post-World War II Vienna.
Dir: Carol Reed
Cast: Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles.
BW-104 mins, TV-14, CC
PICTURESQUE SOUTH AFRICA (1937)
In this "Traveltalk," we learn about the history, people, and culture of South Africa.
CRY, THE BELOVED COUNTRY (1952)
A South African minister travels to Johannesburg to find his missing son.
Dir: Zoltan Korda
Cast: Canada Lee, Sidney Poitier, Charles Carson.
BW-108 mins, TV-14, CC
BRIEF ENCOUNTER (1945)
Two married strangers meet in a train station and fall in love.
Dir: David Lean
Cast: Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway.
BW-86 mins, TV-PG, CC
WANDERING THROUGH WALES (1948)
In this "Traveltalk," we learn about the history, culture, and people of Wales
ALEXANDER THE GREAT (1956)
Biography of the ancient warrior who conquered the known world.
Dir: Robert Rossen
Cast: Richard Burton, Fredric March, Claire Bloom.
C-136 mins, TV-G, CC, Letterbox Format
BILLY BUDD (1962)
Adaptation of Herman Melville's classic tale of a ship's captain caught between an innocent young sailor and an evil officer.
Dir: Peter Ustinov
Cast: Terence Stamp, Peter Ustinov, Robert Ryan.
BW-123 mins, TV-G, Letterbox Format
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