What's Good on TCM?

Last updated: Sat Sep 21 2019 11:09:12 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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08:29 AM Gold Raiders

(1951, 56 min.)

10:09 AM Jinx Money

The Bowery Boys find a dead gangster's loot-and the mob out to get it back. (1948, 68 min.)

11:30 AM Who Killed Rover?

In this short, a doggie detective tries to rescue the kidnapped heir to a fortune. (1930, 15 min.)

Genres: Comedy, Crime, Short

12:00 PM Young Mr. Lincoln

The future president considers a political career while practicing law. (1939, 100 min.)

01:45 PM The Big Heat

A police detective whose wife was killed by the mob teams with a scarred gangster's moll to bring down a powerful gangster. (1953, 90 min.)

03:30 PM The Man with the Golden Arm

A junkie must face his true self to kick his drug addiction. (1956, 119 min.)

05:45 PM To Kill a Mockingbird

A young girl grows up fast when her lawyer father defends a black man accused of raping a white woman. (1962, 129 min.)

12:00 AM The Woman on the Beach

A coast guardsman begins to think his mistress's blind husband can really see. (1947, 71 min.)

01:32 AM Night Mail

(1936, 24 min.)

Genres: Documentary, Thriller

02:00 AM The Man Who Knew Too Much

A British family gets mixed up with spies and an assassination plot while vacationing in Switzerland. (1934, 76 min.)

03:30 AM Sabotage

An unhappily married woman discovers her husband is an enemy agent. (1936, 77 min.)

05:00 AM George Stevens: D-Day to Berlin

This documentary follows American troops from D-Day 1944 to their stand in Berlin 1945. (1994, 46 min.)

Genres: Documentary, Historical, War


06:00 AM Little Women

The four March sisters fight to keep their family together and find love while their father is off fighting the Civil War. (1933, 115 min.)

09:45 AM The Ship That Died

This short film looks at the mystery of the Mary Celeste, a ship that was discovered abandoned for no discernible reason. (1938, 10 min.)

10:00 AM The Woman on the Beach

A coast guardsman begins to think his mistress's blind husband can really see. (1947, 71 min.)

11:45 AM The Palm Beach Story

To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire. (1942, 88 min.)

01:30 PM It Should Happen to You

A dizzy model in love with fame rents a billboard and puts her name on it. (1953, 87 min.)

03:15 PM Lolita

Vladimir Nabokov's racy classic focuses on an aging intellectual in love with a teenager. (1962, 153 min.)

10:15 PM Harvey

A wealthy eccentric prefers the company of an invisible six-foot rabbit to his family. (1950, 104 min.)

12:15 AM The Racket

In this silent film, a renegade police captain sets out to catch a sadistic mob boss. (1928, 84 min.)

02:00 AM Days of Being Wild

Set in 1960, this film focuses on the relationships of a self-centered young man. (1991, 95 min.)

03:45 AM Manila in the Claws of Light

(1975, 127 min.)


03:30 PM Quicksand

Petty theft leads a mechanic into a life of crime. (1950, 79 min.)

05:00 PM A Slight Case Of Larceny

A garage owner taps into his rivals' gas lines. (1953, 72 min.)

06:15 PM 24 Hours To Kill

During a 24-hour layover in Beirut, a greedy airline purser transports a cache of stolen goods. (1965, 92 min.)

10:00 PM Freaks

A lady trapeze artist violates the code of the side show when she plots to murder her midget husband. (1932, 62 min.)

11:15 PM Bride of Frankenstein

To save his wife, Baron Frankenstein must build a mate for his monster. (1935, 75 min.)

12:45 AM The Hunchback of Notre Dame

A deformed bell ringer rescues a gypsy girl falsely accused of witchcraft and murder. (1939, 117 min.)

Genres: Drama, Period, Adaptation, Classic Hollywood

Cast: Charles Laughton, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Thomas Mitchell, Maureen O'Hara, Edmond O'Brien, Alan Marshal, Walter Hampden, Harry Davenport, Katharine Alexander, George Zucco, Fritz Leiber, Etienne Girardot, Helene Whitney, Minna Gombell, Arthur Hohl, Curt Bois, George Tobias, Rod La Rocque, Spencer Charters, Kathryn Adams, ... Diane Hunter, Siegfried Arno, Peter Godfrey, John Fowler, Hector Sarno, Joe Mack, Harry Vejar, Dewey Robinson, Ferdinand Munier, Gretl Sherk, Edward Groag, Vallejo Gantner, Thom Fox, Louis Adlon, Charles Hall, Robert Schiller, Otto Hoffman, Lionel Belmore, Rudolph Steinbeck, Ray Long, Arthur Dulac, Tempe Pigott, Dick Dickinson, Alan Spear, Ward Shattuck, Earl Clyde, Harold DeGarro, Louis Valaris, Antonio Pina, Consuela Melandez, Eddie Abdul, Vangie Beilby, Elsie Prescott, Gisela Werbiseck, Al Herman, Angela Molinos, Victor Kilian, Arthur Millett, Raymond Hatton, Russ Powell, James Fawcett, Barlowe Borland, Paul Newlan, Margaret McWade, Margaret Seddon, Lillian Nicholson, Ione Reed, Marie Bodie, Archie Butler, Jack Perrin, George De Normand, Eddie Dew, Charles Drake, Harry Fleischman, Fred Mellinger, Louis Jean Heydt, Gail Patrick, Laura Hope Crews, Rube Schaffer, Peter Godfrey, Victor Metzetti, Billy Jones, Frank Mills, Walter O. Stahl, Cecil Weston, John Laird, Richard Clayton, Lew King, Bud Fine, Nestor Paiva, Ted Lorch, Harry Weil, Alexander Granach, George Souzanne, Gene Clark, John Lawrence, George Barrows, Mary Lou Wentz, Laurie Hale, Louis Williams, Eleanor Pellapreau

03:00 AM Johnny Belinda

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

04:45 AM The Unknown

In this silent film, an escaped killer pretends to be a sideshow's armless wonder. (1927, 49 min.)

Genres: Drama, Horror, Crime, Silent, Classic Hollywood

Cast: Lon Chaney, Norman Kerry, Joan Crawford, Nick De Ruiz, John George, Frank Lanning


06:00 AM Crooks and Coronets

Two crooks hired to rob an old lady's estate discover they can't do it. (1969, 105 min.)

08:00 AM A Fine Pair

A detective gets involved with a beautiful jewel thief. (1969, 89 min.)

09:45 AM Penelope

A neglected wife turns to bank robbery to get her husband's attention. (1966, 98 min.)

11:30 AM Too Many Crooks

When her husband refuses to ransom her, a kidnapped wife takes over the gang. (1959, 85 min.)

01:00 PM Once A Thief

A young ex-con trying to go straight gets caught up in another criminal scheme. (1965, 106 min.)

03:00 PM 5 Against the House

Four college buddies plot to rob a Reno casino. (1955, 83 min.)

04:30 PM The Split

A gang of thieves plots to rob the Los Angeles Coliseum box office during a Rams game. (1968, 90 min.)

06:00 PM Assault on a Queen

Mercenaries salvage a sunken submarine to rob the Queen Mary at sea. (1966, 106 min.)

08:00 PM The Organization

When a group of revolutionaries fighting the drug rackets are framed for murder, detective Virgil Tibbs steps in to clear their names. (1971, 108 min.)

10:00 PM Brother John

A man returns to Earth as an angel to intervene in a small-town labor strike. (1971, 96 min.)

11:45 PM Buck and the Preacher

A con man helps a group of former slaves survive the perils of the wild West in their search for the promised land. (1972, 103 min.)

01:45 AM They Call Me Mister Tibbs!

A police detective's investigation of a prostitute's murder points to his best friend. (1970, 108 min.)

03:45 AM A Warm December

A doctor visiting London falls for a mysterious woman. (1972, 101 min.)

05:27 AM A Gun In His Hand

In this short film, a man joins the police force with the intention of getting away with crimes. (1945, 19 min.)


06:00 AM The Last Metro

During the Nazi occupation, a beautiful actress hides her Jewish husband in the theater they both run. (1980, 132 min.)

08:15 AM Being There

Political pundits mistake an illiterate gardener for a media genius and turn him into a national hero. (1979, 130 min.)

10:30 AM The Great Train Robbery

Three crooks plot to steal a fortune in gold from a moving train. (1979, 111 min.)

10:30 PM The Long Goodbye

Detective Phillip Marlowe investigates shady characters involved in a long-lost friend's murder. (1973, 112 min.)

03:00 AM Coming Home

While her husband serves in Vietnam, a young woman falls in love with a disabled veteran. (1978, 128 min.)

Genres: Drama, War

Cast: Jane Fonda, Jon Voight, Bruce Dern, Robert Carradine, Jerry Newman, Jonathan Banks, John Crosson, Bob Ott, Bruce French, Edward Ramirez, Danny Tucker, William L Johnson, Rick Stevens, George Roberts, Fredrico Orange, Richard Malone, Ned Van Zandt, Curtis Waddy, Jeff Minnebraker, Robert Ginty, ... Brad Parks, Richard Lawson, Robert Darrell Ray, John Williams, Bernie Folker, James Williams, Tresa Hughes, Arthur Rosenberg, Kenny Snow, Gary Downey, Tommy Walker, Marc Mikialian, Brad Pickle, Susan Mirch, Adolf Flores, Kathleen Miller, Kevin Lewis, Mike Flippin, Marc Mcclure, Reynard Brooks, Olivia Cole, Albert Arena, Morris Moorehead, James Lane, Gary Lee Davis, Craig Spruill, Steve Sober, Mary Jackson, James Worth, Tim Pelt, Butch Hubbard, Claudie Watson, Robert Kretschmann, Richard Lubin, Michael Palacios, Sally Frei, Stacey Pickren, Kimberly Binion, David Kiley, Gilbert Gunderson, James Richardson, Joey Faustine, Louis Mares, Robert Garrett, John Craig Nelson, Dennis Link, Tony Santoro, Frank Martin, Albert Campos, Trace Sikora, Hugh Smith, Ron Amador, Willie Tyler, Bridget Chancelor, Jim Klein, Rita Taggart, John Sweeden, Philip Brasile, Chris Sweeden, Gary Lee Harris, Ken Augustine, Romeo Cuellar, Arthur Watson, Joe Burghadt, John Hagelbert, Gwen Van Dam, Michael R Watson, Robert Soto, James Kindelon, Bob White, Mary Edlers, Kirk Raymond, Bill Hale, Penelope Milford, Robert Leslie, Steven Scott, Wil Friedman, John J Britt, Pat Corley, Albert Rowe, Terry Jennings, Gordon Lewis, Robert Mcgee, Ron Tarin, Cornelius Austin, Raul Bayardo, Rex Weigel, Richard Gilbert, Robert Murdock, Blane Baker, Howard Wolff, James Bennett, Butch Radar, Don Boswell, David Clennon, Robert Abatiell, Greg Shepard, Beeson Carroll, Charles Cyphers, James Nleason, Glen Christopher, Maureen Shapiro, Jeff Lucas, Dennis Rucker, Everett Erickson, Rick Blanchard, Greg Najera, Reginald Gibson, Richard Rodriguez, Mary Gregory


07:15 AM Anthony Adverse

An orphan runs off to a life of adventure, then returns to France in search of the girl he left behind. (1936, 141 min.)

12:00 PM The Earl Of Chicago

A Chicago gangster inherits a British title. (1939, 87 min.)

01:45 PM Dangerous Partners

A young couple's accident could make them rich, if they can evade a Nazi spy ring. (1945, 79 min.)

03:15 PM Bewitched

A girl enlists a psychic to get rid of her murderous alternate personality. (1945, 65 min.)

04:30 PM She Went to the Races

A pretty scientist with a system for horse-race betting falls in love with a trainer. (1945, 86 min.)

08:00 PM The Living Daylights

(1987, 131 min.)

10:30 PM Licence to Kill

(1989, 133 min.)

01:00 AM Goldeneye

(1995, 130 min.)

03:30 AM Tomorrow Never Dies

(1997, 119 min.)

05:30 AM The World Is Not Enough

(1999, 128 min.)


08:00 AM Valley Of The Kings

Archaeologists clash with graverobbers during the search for a priceless Egyptian treasure. (1954, 86 min.)

09:30 AM Mummy's Boys

Two ditch-digging fools sign on to help excavate a cursed Egyptian tomb. (1936, 68 min.)

10:45 AM Land of the Pharaohs

A scheming seductress plots to make herself queen of Egypt. (1955, 104 min.)

12:45 PM Caesar And Cleopatra

Julius Caesar gives the famed Egyptian queen lessons in government. (1945, 128 min.)

03:15 PM The Mummy's Shroud

The words on an Egyptian prince's burial shroud revive a vengeful mummy. (1967, 90 min.)

06:30 PM The Mummy

A resurrected mummy stalks the archaeologists who defiled his tomb. (1959, 88 min.)

10:00 PM So This Is College

A scheming coed comes between college buddies. (1929, 97 min.)

03:30 AM House

A schoolgirl spends her summer vacation in a haunted house. (1977, 88 min.)