What's Good on TCM?

Last updated: Tue Nov 12 2019 11:09:15 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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06:15 AM Front Page Woman

Rival reporters try to scoop each other while covering a fire. (1935, 82 min.)

07:45 AM Bordertown

An ambitious Mexican-American gets mixed up with his boss's neurotic wife. (1935, 90 min.)

09:30 AM Dangerous

A young fan tries to rehabilitate an alcoholic actress he's fallen in love with. (1935, 78 min.)

11:00 AM The Girl from 10th Avenue

After a working girl reforms an alcoholic lawyer who was recently dumped, his ex wants him back. (1935, 69 min.)

12:15 PM The Golden Arrow

A flighty heiress and a down-to-earth reporter get stuck in a marriage of convenience. (1936, 69 min.)

01:30 PM The Petrified Forest

An escaped convict holds the customers at a remote desert cantina hostage. (1936, 82 min.)

03:00 PM Satan Met A Lady

In the second screen version of The Maltese Falcon, a detective is caught between a lying seductress and a lady jewel thief. (1936, 74 min.)

04:30 PM It's Love I'm After

A squabbling stage couple gets mixed up with an amorous fan and her jealous suitor. (1937, 90 min.)

06:15 PM Marked Woman

A crusading DA fights to get a nightclub hostess to testify against her gangster boss. (1937, 97 min.)

08:00 PM Jezebel

A tempestuous Southern belle's willfulness threatens to destroy all who care for her. (1938, 104 min.)

10:00 PM Dark Victory

A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor. (1939, 104 min.)

12:00 AM The Old Maid

An unmarried mother gives her illegitimate child to her cousin. (1939, 95 min.)

01:45 AM The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex

Elizabeth I's love for the Earl of Essex threatens to destroy her kingdom. (1939, 106 min.)

03:45 AM All This, and Heaven Too

A French nobleman falls in love with his children's governess. (1940, 143 min.)


06:15 AM Bicycle Thieves

A working man's livelihood is threatened when someone steals his bicycle. (1948, 89 min.)

12:45 PM The Battle of Algiers

Algiers revolts against the French Foreign Legion. (1966, 122 min.)

03:00 PM Breathless

A small-time hood hides out from the cops with his American girlfriend. (1960, 90 min.)

06:15 PM Black Narcissus

Nuns founding a convent in the Himalayas are tormented by the area's exotic beauty. (1947, 101 min.)

08:00 PM The Red Shoes

A young ballerina is torn between her art and her romance with a young composer. (1948, 134 min.)

10:30 PM Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

A mad United States General orders an air strike against Russia. (1964, 95 min.)

12:30 AM Seven Samurai

Japanese villagers hire a team of traveling samurai to defend them against a bandit attack. (1956, 207 min.)

04:15 AM Rashomon

In medieval Japan, four people offer conflicting accounts of a rape and murder. (1950, 89 min.)

Genres: Drama, Crime, Mystery, Foreign, Adaptation

Cast: Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Takashi Shimura, Masayuki Mori, Minoru Chiaki, Kichijiro Ueda, Daisuke Kato, Fumiko Homma


06:00 AM Broadway Gondolier

A taxi driver travels to Venice and poses as a gondolier to land a radio singing job. (1935, 99 min.)

07:45 AM College Coach

A timid chemistry major becomes a college football star. (1933, 76 min.)

09:15 AM Dames

A reformer's daughter wins the lead in a scandalous Broadway show. (1934, 91 min.)

11:00 AM A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeare's classic about two pairs of lovers and an amateur actor who get mixed up with fairies. (1935, 143 min.)

01:30 PM The Tall Target

A detective tries to prevent the assassination of President Lincoln during a train ride. (1951, 78 min.)

03:00 PM Station West

A federal agent takes on a gang of gold thieves. (1948, 80 min.)

04:30 PM Cornered

A World War II veteran hunts down the Nazi collaborators who killed his wife. (1946, 103 min.)

06:15 PM Murder, My Sweet

Detective Philip Marlowe's search for a two-timing woman leads him to blackmail and murder. (1944, 95 min.)

08:00 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.)

01:00 AM Cool Hand Luke

A free-spirited convict refuses to conform to chain-gang life. (1967, 127 min.)

03:15 AM The Pink Panther

In the first Inspector Clouseau film, the bumbling French police detective tries to stop a notorious jewel thief from nabbing a princess' diamond. (1964, 115 min.)


07:15 AM That Hamilton Woman

Naval hero Lord Nelson defies convention to court a married woman of common birth. (1941, 125 min.)

09:30 AM Anna Karenina

Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic tale of a woman who deserts her family for an illicit love. (1935, 93 min.)

12:45 PM Brief Encounter

Two married strangers meet in a train station and fall in love. (1945, 87 min.)

02:30 PM One Way Passage

An ocean voyage leads to romance for a dying heiress and a condemned criminal. (1932, 68 min.)

03:45 PM Random Harvest

A woman's happiness is threatened when she discovers her husband has been suffering from amnesia. (1942, 126 min.)

Genres: Romance, Drama, Adaptation, Classic Hollywood

Cast: Ronald Colman, Greer Garson, Philip Dorn, Susan Peters, Henry Travers, Reginald Owen, Bramwell Fletcher, Rhys Williams, Una O'Connor, Aubrey Mather, Margaret Wycherly, Arthur Margetson, Melville Cooper, Alan Napier, Jill Esmond, Marta Linden, Ann Richards, Norma Varden, David Cavendish, Ivan Simpson, ... Marie de Becker, Charles Waldron, Elisabeth Risdon, John Burton, Alec Craig, Henry Daniell, Helena Phillips Evans, Mrs. Gardner Crane, Aubrey Mather, Montague Shaw, Lumsden Hare, Frederic Worlock, Wallis Clark, Harry J. Shannon, Hilda Plowright, Rita Page, Arthur Space, Jimmy Aubrey, Bob Stevenson, Gil Perkins, Arthur Gould-Porter, Bill James, Colin Kenny, Pat Moriarty, Bobbie Hale, Stanley Mann, Tommy Hughes, Henry King, Bill Nind, Captain John Van Eyck, Hugh Harrison, John Power, Frank Benson, Sid D'Albrook, Al Ferguson, Dan Maxwell, Leslie Sketchley, Harold DeBecker, Ian Wolfe, Keith Hitchcock, Forrester Harvey, David Clyde, Pax Walker, Reginald Sheffield, Clement May, Arthur Shields, Boyd Irwin, Kay Medford, Clifford Severn, Harry Allen, Matthew Boulton, Cyril McLaglen, Walter Tetley, Yorke Sherwood, Harry Adams, Hooper Atchley, Donald Stuart, Lilyan Irene, Leonard Mudie, Major Sam Harris, Herbert Evans, Eric Wilton, Ernest Hilliard, Al Hill, George Kirby, Charles Bennett, Robert Cory, Lowden Adams, Peter Lawford, Terry Kilburn, St. Luke's Choristers, Winifred Harris, Gwendolen Logan, Elizabeth Williams, Olive Blakeney, Cyril Thornton

06:00 PM Waterloo Bridge

A ballerina turns to prostitution when her fiance is reported killed in World War I. (1940, 109 min.)

08:00 PM Being There

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

10:30 PM The Lady Eve

A lady cardsharp tries to con an eccentric scientist only to fall for him. (1941, 94 min.)

12:15 AM Now, Voyager

A repressed spinster is transformed by psychiatry and her love for a married man. (1942, 117 min.)


06:00 AM Hot Millions

A computer whiz and his pregnant girlfriend set out to rob a massive corporation. (1968, 107 min.)

08:29 AM Tear Gas Squad

A brave young policeman single-handedly takes on a vicious criminal gang. (1940, 55 min.)

11:30 AM Sucker List

This short film focuses on the attempts of a racketeer group to cheat individuals out of money. (1941, 19 min.)

12:00 PM Bride of Frankenstein

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

01:30 PM Something Of Value

Childhood friends end up on opposite sides of a bloody African uprising. (1957, 113 min.)

03:30 PM Major Dundee

Cavalry misfits cross the Mexican border to destroy an Indian outpost. (1965, 136 min.)

06:00 PM The Terminal Man

To end his violent seizures, a computer whiz has a microcomputer implanted in his brain. (1974, 104 min.)

08:00 PM Dog Day Afternoon

A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation. (1975, 125 min.)

10:15 PM The Anderson Tapes

After ten years in prison, a thief tries to adjust to improved surveillance methods. (1971, 99 min.)

12:00 AM The Hitch-Hiker

A dangerous madman kidnaps two businessmen on a hunting trip. (1953, 71 min.)

01:45 AM Drums Along the Mohawk

A young couple fights off Indian attacks to start a farm in the Mohawk Valley. (1939, 104 min.)


10:00 AM The Hitch-Hiker

A dangerous madman kidnaps two businessmen on a hunting trip. (1953, 71 min.)

01:45 PM The Story of Three Loves

Passengers on an ocean liner recall their greatest loves. (1953, 122 min.)

04:00 PM Boys' Night Out

A psychology student researches infidelity by becoming a platonic kept woman for four buddies. (1962, 113 min.)

08:00 PM Shane

A mysterious drifter helps farmers fight off a vicious gunman. (1953, 118 min.)

10:15 PM This Gun for Hire

A hired killer dodges police while tracking down the enemy agents who tried to frame him. (1942, 81 min.)


07:45 AM Big City Blues

A country boy finds love and heartache in New York City. (1932, 63 min.)

10:15 AM The Wheeler Dealers

Texas tycoons try to mix love with finance on a trip to New York. (1963, 105 min.)

12:15 PM On the Town

Three sailors wreak havoc as they search for love during a whirlwind 24-hour leave in New York City. (1949, 98 min.)

04:15 PM East Side, West Side

A chic New York couple is torn apart by a seductive model. (1949, 108 min.)

12:15 AM The Three Musketeers

A country boy joins the famed musketeers and fights to protect the queen's name. (1973, 107 min.)

02:15 AM The Spanish Main

Dutch rebels in the Caribbean turn pirate and kidnap the corrupt Spanish governor's bride-to-be. (1945, 101 min.)

04:15 AM Sword of Sherwood Forest

Robin Hood infiltrates a gang of assassins to thwart the Sheriff of Nottingham's latest plot. (1960, 80 min.)