What's Good on TCM?

Last updated: Sun Apr 23 2017 11:00:12 GMT+0000 (UTC)

These are the movies coming up this week on Turner Classic Movies that match Kris Johnson's preferences. He likes film noir, horror, sci-fi, and westerns.

This schedule is for the eastern US broadcast feed, and all times are in the US Eastern timezone. Each day's schedule starts at 6:00 AM. Most programs are available on Watch TCM or on-demand from your cable/satellite provider.

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06:00 AM In Name Only

A wealthy man falls for a widow but can't get his wife to divorce him. (1939, 95 min.)

10:00 AM Brute Force

Tough, disgruntled prisoners plan a daring, possibly bloody escape while on a drain pipe detail. (1947, 98 min.)

05:45 PM Witness for the Prosecution

A British lawyer gets caught up in a couple's tangled marital affairs when he defends the husband for murder. (1957, 116 min.)

10:00 PM Sweet Smell of Success

A crooked press agent stoops to new depths to help an egotistical columnist break up his sister's romance. (1957, 97 min.)

04:15 AM Love Is Colder Than Death

A small-time pimp is torn between his mistress and the gangster sent after him by the syndicate that he has refused to join. (1969, 85 min.)


09:00 AM The Trouble with Harry

A corpse creates a world of trouble for several passersby who each believe they may have caused the death. (1955, 99 min.)

11:00 AM Around the World in 80 Days

A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe. (1956, 182 min.)

Genres: Adventure, Adaptation

Cast: Cantinflas, Finlay Currie, Robert Morley, Ronald Squire, Basil Sydney, Noël Coward, Sir John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, Harcourt Williams, David Niven, Martine Carol, Fernandel, Charles Boyer, Evelyn Keyes, José Greco and His Troupe, Gilbert Roland, Luis [Miguel] Domingúin, Cesar Romero, Alan Mowbray, Robert Newton, ... Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Melville Cooper, Reginald Denny, Ronald Colman, Robert Cabal, Shirley MacLaine, Charles Coburn, Peter Lorre, George Raft, Red Skelton, Marlene Dietrich, John Carradine, Frank Sinatra, Buster Keaton, Col. Tim McCoy, Joe E. Brown, Andy Devine, Edmund Lowe, Victor McLaglen, Jack Oakie, Beatrice Lillie, Glynis Johns, Hermione Gingold, John Mills, Edward R. Murrow, A. E. Matthews, Frank Royde, Ronald Adam, Walter Fitzgerald, Mike Mazurki, Lola De Ronda, Paul Haakon, Gitanillo Heredia, Marie Ardell, Douglas Burnham, Manuela De Herey, Gloria DeWerd, Dolores Ellsworth, John Ferguson, Gretchen Houser, Leona Irwin, Antonio Jimenez, Joan Kelly, Virginia Lee, John C. Lewis, Charles Lunard, William Lundy, Demita Prado, Anita Ramos, Paul Rees, Joe Rudan, Arthur Sedinger, Pepita Sevilla, Robert Street, Muriel Weldon, Angelina Bauer, Kathy Connors, Tenmana Guerin, Ruth Tarshis, Richard Aherne, Philip Ahn, Roy Aversa, Frank Baker, Alex Ball, John Benson, Leon Bouvard, Donald Brown, Ollie Brown, Theona Bryant, J. W. Burr, Robert Cabal, Al Cavens, Fred Cavens, Shih Hung Choy, Neil Collins, Cecil Combs, Louis Cortina, Ashley Cowan, Roy Darmour, Maria Delgardo, Anna De Linsky, Amapola Del Vando, Leslie Denison, Clint Dorrington, Ed Edmonson, Carli D. Elinor, Duke Fishman, Frances Fong, Raoul Freeman, Tom Fujiwara, Joseph Garcio, Harry Gilette, Joseph Glick, Arthur Gould-Porter, Bernard Gozier, Ralph Grosh, Chuck Hamilton, Mahgoub Hanaf "Galli Galli", Doc Harnett, Chester Hayes, Tex Holden, David B. Hughes, Joanne Jones, Paul King, Walter Kingsford, Ben Knight, Katy Koury, Freddie Letuli, Weaver Levy, Richard Loo, Manuel Lopez, Joan Lora, Keye Luke, Robert McNulty, Casey MacGregor, D. Ellsworth Manning, Dewey Manning, Harry Mayo, Lorion Miller, Maria Monay, Jack Mulhall, Robert Okazaki, Manuel Paris, Jack Perrin, James Porter, Satini Puailoa, Amando Rodriguez, George Russell, Jim Salisbury, Sohi Shannon, Bhogwan Singh, Alvin Slaight, Fred O. Somers, Owen Kyoon Song, Ward Thompson, Philip Van Zandt, Frank Vessells Jr., Al Walton, Richard Wessel, Robert Whitney, Kathryn Wilson, Thomas Quon Woo, R. Brodie, Patrick Cargill, Campbell Cotts, Felix Fetton, Cameron Hall, Maria Hanson, Roddy Hughes, Frederick Leister, N. Macowen, Bill Shine, Janet Sterke Trubshaw, Richard Wattis

02:15 PM The Sheepman

A tough sheep farmer battles the local cattle baron for land and a beautiful woman. (1958, 86 min.)

05:45 PM The Yellow Rolls-Royce

A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners. (1964, 123 min.)

11:00 PM The Way We Were

A fiery liberal fights to make her marriage to a successful writer work. (1973, 118 min.)


06:45 AM At War With The Army

A song-and-dance team have trouble adjusting to Army life. (1950, 92 min.)

08:31 AM Nostradamus And The Queen

In this short film, an elderly Catherine de Medici reflects back on how the prophecies of Nostradamus accurately predicted her fate. (1953, 11 min.)

Genres: Drama, Mystery, Short

Cast: Forrest Taylor, Mitchell Lewis, Grandon Rhodes, Maria Palmer

08:45 AM Ten Thousand Bedrooms

A playboy finds love while managing a posh hotel in Rome. (1956, 114 min.)

11:00 AM 4 For Texas

Double-crossing outlaws go straight and become rival saloon owners. (1963, 115 min.)

01:15 PM Ocean's Eleven

A group of friends plot to rob a Las Vegas casino. (1960, 127 min.)

03:30 PM Robin and the 7 Hoods

A Chicago gangster stumbles into philanthropic work during a gang war. (1964, 123 min.)

05:45 PM Marriage on the Rocks

A couple divorces by mistake during a madcap Mexican vacation. (1965, 109 min.)

08:00 PM The Fighting Sullivans

During WWII, five brothers enlist in the Navy and are assigned to serve on the same ship. (1944, 111 min.)

10:15 PM A Kiss in the Dark

A concert pianist inherits an apartment house full of loony tenants. (1949, 88 min.)


09:30 AM 42nd Street

The definitive backstage musical, complete with the dazzling newcomer who goes on for the injured star. (1933, 89 min.)

11:15 AM The Naked City

A step-by-step look at a murder investigation on the streets of New York. (1948, 96 min.)

01:15 PM King Kong

A film crew discovers the "eighth wonder of the world," a giant prehistoric ape, and brings him back to New York, where he wreaks havoc. (1933, 104 min.)

Genres: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Horror, Fantasy

Cast: Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Bruce Cabot, Frank Reicher, Sam Hardy, Noble Johnson, Steve Clemento, James Flavin, King Kong, Victor Wong, Fred Behrle, Earl "Hap" Hogan, Walter Kirby, John Northpole, H. R. Warwick, Jack Gallagher, Duke Green, Jockey Haefeli, Sam Levine, Sailor Vincent, ... Kid Wagner, Charles Hall, George Magrill, Van Alder, John Collins, Charles Sewell, Bill Van Vleck, Ralph Bard, T. C. Jacks, Harry Claremont, Art Flavin, Walter Kimpton, Richie McCarew, Jack Perry, Bert O'Malley, Jack Silver, Joe Dill, Leo Beard, Dick Curtis, Jimmy Dime, Tex Duffy, Shorty English, Bill Fisher, Ethan Laidlaw, Hugh Starkey, Bill Dagwell, Roy Brent, Larry Fisher, Walter Taylor, Skeets Noyes, Edward Clark, Blackie Whiteford, Jack Saunders, Harry Walker, Frank Gerrity, Harry Cornbleth, Bud Mason, Charles Sullivan, Al McDonald, James Casey, Tex Higginson, John Crawford, Nim Nixon, Edward Patrick, T. J. Rankin, Gus Robinson, Everett Brown, John Wade, Milton Shockley, John Brakins, Sam Marlowe, Ivory Williams, Tobias Tally, Al Knight, Charles Washington, William Duran, Henry Martin, Floyd Shackelford, Johnnie Bland, Jack Best, George Washington, Cliff Ingram, Roy Thompskin, Earl Turman, Blue Washington, Odel Conley, Onest Conley, John Davis, Wade Walker, William Dunn, Ed Allen, A. J. Prather, Walter Knox, Ray Turner, Jack West, Tony Shelly, Nathan Perry, Alice Nichols, Kathryn Curry, Nathan Curry, Annie L. Johnson, Evelyn Garrison, Etta Mae Allen, Rose Dandridge, Etta Mae Henry, Joe Flourney, Almeta Muse, Fanny Donahue, Lawrence Green, William Solder, Katherine Sparks, Hannah Washington, James Adamson, Bernice Dandridge, Rena Marlowe, Malcon Potts, Mahlon Potts, Harold Garrison, Irene Henry, Bill Nye, George McQuarrie, Frank Fanning, Monte Vandegrift, Frank Meredith, Tim Lonergan, Allen Pomeroy, Ivan Thomas, Joe Marba, George Daly, Lew Harvey, Pat Harmon, Paul Porcasi, Eddie Sturgis, King Mojave, Harry Eaton, Mae Marrin, Larry McGrath, Jack Pratt, Eddie Boland, Lynton Brent, Paddy O'Flynn, Frank Mills, Frank O'Connor, Russ Saunders, Harry Bowen, Eddie Hart, Peter Duray, Wesley Hopper, Roy Stewart, Charles O'Malley, Jack Smith, Ed Stevens, Ed Reed, Ed Rochelle, Jack Chapin, Harry Mount, Ralph Easton, Frank Cullen, Frank Angel, Walt Ackerman, Arnold Gray, James Harrison, Lee Phelps, Jean Fenwick, Hazel Howell, Betty Gale, Bill Williams, LeRoy Mason, Larry Steers, Earl Dwyer, June Gittelson, Oliver Eckhardt, Vera Lewis, Walter Downing, John L. Johnson, Harry Duval, Gertrude Sutton, Helen Worthington, Jean Doran, Florence Dudley, Betty Burns, Tom O'Grady, Harry Strang, Lillian Young

03:15 PM All About Eve

An ambitious young actress tries to take over a star's career and love life. (1950, 138 min.)

01:45 AM In the Heat of the Night

A black police detective from the North forces a bigoted Southern sheriff to accept his help with a murder investigation. (1967, 110 min.)


09:30 AM The Maltese Falcon

In the first screen version of The Maltese Falcon, detective Sam Spade investigates the theft of a priceless statue. (1931, 78 min.)

12:15 PM Flesh

A simple-minded wrestler falls for a woman with a dark secret. (1932, 96 min.)

03:15 PM Midnight Mary

An abused orphan sinks into a life of crime. (1933, 74 min.)

04:45 PM The Phantom of Crestwood

Five men have to prove their innocence when a blackmailer is murdered. (1933, 76 min.)

06:15 PM Hat, Coat and Glove

A lawyer gets mixed up in a net of intrigue when he witnesses a suicide. (1934, 65 min.)

10:15 PM Our Miss Brooks

A high school teacher has to rescue the professor she loves from his grasping mother. (1956, 85 min.)

12:00 AM Please Don't Eat the Daisies

A drama critic and his family try to adjust to life in the country. (1960, 111 min.)

02:15 AM Bells Are Ringing

An answering service operator gets mixed up in her clients' lives. (1960, 126 min.)

Genres: Comedy, Musical, Adaptation

Cast: Judy Holliday, Dean Martin, Fred Clark, Eddie Foy Jr., Jean Stapleton, Ruth Storey, Dort Clark, Frank Gorshin, Ralph Roberts, Valerie Allen, Bernie West, Steven Peck, Gerry Mulligan, Doria Avila, Marina Koshetz, Hal Linden, Nancy Walters, Jan Arvan, John Bryant, Paul Frees, ... Sandy Warner, Evan McNeil, Pamela Searle, Jean Moorhead, Jimmy Cross, Don Ross, Wilson Wood, Paul Maxwell, William Hudson, Robert Patten, John Hart, Nicky Blair, Rayford Barnes, Joseph Vitale, John Idrisano, George E. Stone, Morgan Jones, Oliver Blake, Herb Vigran, Frank Richards, Richard Collier, Owen McGiveney, Nesdon Booth, Michael Johnson, John Melfi, Chuck Haran, Steve Stevens, Mark Houston, Titus Moede, Della Sharman, Joan Dupuis, Sally Janes, Nancy Anderson, Wendy Wilde, Nina Roman, Doris Weiss, Gil Lamb, Tommy Farrell, Frank Scannell, Bill Hudson, Rodney Bell, Bob Hopkins, John Holland, Wilson Wood, Gene McCarty, Robert Patton, Lela Bliss, Aileen Carlyle, Helen Spring, Karen Scott, Virginia Bates, June Kirby, Sandy Warner, Lucile Curtis, Suzanne Ames, Donna Douglas, Barbara Hines, Susan Avery, Jacqueline Green, Sue Casey, Helen Chapman, Ray Jenson, Mike Dugan, Margie Liszt, Micki Barlow, Donna Lynne, Joan Staley, Carole Perkins, Chris Warfield, Sammy White, William Kirschner, Tony Springer, Olan Soule, Leona Gage, Madge Blake, Len Lesser, Milton Parsona, Gregg Martell, Joe McTurk, Lennie Bremen, Buddy Lewis, Bill Giorgio, Phil Arnold, Frank Mitchell, Frank Kreig, Jimmy Ames, Gail Bonney, Maida Severn, Virginia Rose, Jeanne Gerson, Ruth Perrott, Irene Barton, Marian Collier


07:15 AM Johnny Belinda

A small-town doctor helps a deaf-mute farm girl learn to communicate. (1948, 102 min.)

05:45 PM East of Eden

Two brothers compete for their father's approval and a woman's love. (1955, 118 min.)

10:00 PM Come Back, Little Sheba

A mismatched couple's marital problems come to the surface when the husband develops an interest in their pretty boarder. (1952, 96 min.)

02:00 AM The Sandpiper

An Episcopal priest falls for a free-living artist. (1965, 117 min.)

04:15 AM Now, Voyager

A repressed spinster is transformed by psychiatry and her love for a married man. (1942, 118 min.)


06:30 AM Four Daughters

A small-town family's peaceful life is shattered when one daughter falls for a rebellious musician. (1938, 90 min.)

08:15 AM Mrs. Parkington

A lady's maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society. (1944, 124 min.)

Genres: Drama

Cast: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Edward Arnold, Agnes Moorehead, Cecil Kellaway, Gladys Cooper, Frances Rafferty, Tom Drake, Peter Lawford, Dan Duryea, Hugh Marlowe, Selena Royle, Fortunio Bonanova, Lee Patrick, Harry Cording, Celia Travers, Mary Servoss, Rod Cameron, Helen Freeman, Tala Birell, ... Hans Conreid, Gerald Oliver Smith, The St. Luke's Choristers, Ruthe Brady, Byron Foulger, Wallis Clark, Kay Medford, Edward Fielding, Alma Kruger, Rhea Mitchell, Ivo Henderson, Mary Zavian, Erin O'Kelly, Myron Tobias, Eugene Borden, Charles Cane, Al Hill, Chuck Hamilton, Bert LeBaron, Al Ferguson, Richard Thorne, Lee Tung-Foo, Marek Windheim, Johnny Berkes, Franco Corsaro, Anna Marie Stewart, Marcelle Corday, Bertha Feducha, Symona Boniface, Olga Borget, Robert Greig, Maurice Cass, Gordon Richards, Guy Bellis, Brandon Hurst, Rex Evans, Doodles Weaver, Bobby Barber, Chef Milani, Grace Hayle, George Carleton, Matt Moore, Noreen Roth, Charles Coleman, Billy Bletcher, Harry Tyler, Vernon Dent, Bud Jamison, Howard Hickman, Warren Farlow, Margaret Bert, Naomi Childers, Betty Bricker, Dorothy Phillips, Jessie Arnold, Natalie Draper, Joan Lawrence, Florence Howard, Harry Adams, Nolan Leary, John Bohn, Leonard Mellin, John Phipps, Billy Engle, Fred Rapport, Maurice Brierre, Charles Pecora, Walter Rode, William O'Brien, Wilson Benge, Tom Tamerez, Gino Corrado, George Paris, George Calliga, Joseph North, Art Berry Sr., Ed Kilroy, Carli Elinor, Myron Geiger, John Merkyl, Leonard Walker, Ray Flynn, Ben Gerien, Fred Fox, Robert Cory, Henry Sylvester, Howard Mitchell, Cosmo Sardo, George Mendoza, Allen Fox, William Norton Bailey, Mahlon Hamilton, Wyndham Standing, Major Douglas Francis, Harvey Shepard, Tiff Payne, Marjorie Wood

10:30 AM Maisie Goes to Reno

On a trip to Reno, a Brooklyn showgirl tries to stop a soldier and his wife from divorcing. (1944, 90 min.)

12:15 PM Five Graves to Cairo

A British corporal goes undercover to infiltrate Field Marshall Rommel's command. (1943, 96 min.)

02:00 PM Mister Roberts

A naval officer longing for active duty clashes with his vainglorious captain. (1955, 121 min.)

04:15 PM Exodus

A young Israeli activist fights to set up a homeland for his people. (1960, 208 min.)

08:00 PM Colorado Territory

An outlaw just released from prison is sucked back into a life of crime in this remake of High Sierra. (1949, 94 min.)

10:00 PM Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Two free-spirited bank robbers flee railroad detectives and head for Bolivia. (1969, 110 min.)

12:15 AM Wild Rovers

An aging cowboy joins up with a beginner to rob banks. (1971, 137 min.)

02:45 AM Lady Snowblood

A young girl is raised to kill the criminals who destroyed her family. (1973, 97 min.)

Genres: Drama, Action, Thriller

Cast: Meiko Kaji, Toshio Kurosawa, Masaaki Daimon

04:30 AM Lady Snowblood: Love Song of Vengeance

Japan's secret police enlist a female assassin to squelch a revolution. (1974, 89 min.)

Genres: Drama, Action, Thriller, Foreign

Cast: Meiko Kaji, Juzo Itami, Kazuko Yoshiyuki