What's Good on TCM?

Last updated: Sat May 30 2020 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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06:00 AM How Sweet It Is

A married couple's working vacation in Paris turns into a battle to stay faithful. (1968, 98 min.)

08:28 AM Genius at Work

Two radio sleuths tackle a real murder case. (1947, 61 min.)

10:07 AM Hard Boiled Mahoney

The Bowery Boys try to expose a phony fortune-teller. (1947, 63 min.)

12:00 PM The Body Snatcher

To continue his medical experiments, a doctor must buy corpses from a grave robber. (1945, 78 min.)

01:30 PM From Here to Eternity

Enlisted men in Hawaii fight for love and honor on the eve of World War II. (1953, 118 min.)

03:45 PM The Far Country

Two cowboys on the road to Alaska help a wagon train in trouble. (1955, 97 min.)

05:30 PM The Sundowners

An Australian sheepherder and his wife clash over their nomadic existence and their son's future. (1960, 133 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.)

12:15 AM A Kiss Before Dying

A college student tries to get rich quick by wooing two wealthy sisters. (1956, 95 min.)

02:15 AM Sex Kittens Go to College

A stripper with a high IQ gets a job teaching at a college science department through a selection process determined by a robot. (1960, 94 min.)


06:00 AM The Big Parade

In this silent film, a young innocent enlists for World War I service but soon learns the horrors of war. (1925, 151 min.)

08:45 AM Duck Soup

When he's named dictator of Freedonia, a con artist declares war on the neighboring kingdom. (1933, 69 min.)

10:00 AM A Kiss Before Dying

A college student tries to get rich quick by wooing two wealthy sisters. (1956, 95 min.)

12:00 PM The Letter

A woman claims to have killed in self-defense, until a blackmailer turns up with incriminating evidence. (1940, 95 min.)

01:45 PM The Yearling

A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm. (1946, 128 min.)

05:45 PM Some Like It Hot

Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band. (1959, 122 min.)

08:00 PM King Solomon's Mines

A spirited widow hires a daredevil jungle scout to find a lost treasure in diamonds. (1950, 102 min.)

10:00 PM She

Explorers uncover a lost kingdom ruled by an immortal queen. (1965, 106 min.)

Genres: Drama, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Adaptation

Cast: Ursula Andress, John Richardson, Peter Cushing, Bernard Cribbins, Rosenda Monteros, Christopher Lee, Andre Morell, John Maxim

03:15 AM The Housemaid

Drama ensues when a married music teacher hires a young maid to take care of the house. (1960, 111 min.)

Genres: Drama, Thriller, Foreign

Cast: Lee Eun-Sim, Ju Jeung-Ryu, Kim Jin-Kyu, Um Aeng-Ran, Ahn Sung-Ki


11:45 AM The Great Ziegfeld

Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker. (1936, 176 min.)

06:00 PM The Stratton Story

True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg. (1949, 106 min.)

Genres: Drama, Biography, Sports, Classic Hollywood

Cast: James Stewart, June Allyson, Frank Morgan, Agnes Moorehead, Bill Williams, Bruce Cowling, Cliff Clark, Mary Lawrence, Dean White, Robert Gist, Gene Bearden, Bill Dickey, Jimmy Dykes, Mervyn Shea, Mitchell Lewis, Michael Ross, James Nolan, Peter Crouse, Florence Lake, Anne Nagel, ... Barbara Wooddell, Alphonse Martel, Holmes Herbert, Robert Graham, Eugene Persson, Lee Tung Foo, Ralph Littlefield, Charles B. Smith, Syd Saylor, George Melford, George Ovey, William Norton Bailey, Cy Stevens, Polly Bailey, Vangie Beilby, Mabel Smaney, Jessie Arnold, Al Rosen, Jim Drum, Charles Sullivan, Clarence Hennecke, Kenneth Tobey, Roy Partee, Pat Flaherty, Fred Millican, John "Red" Burger, Brick Sullivan, Mike Pat Donovan, Pat Orr, John "Ziggy" Sears, Jack Powell, Joe Rue, Fred Somers, William Hall, John Hiestand, Wesley Hopper, Carl Saxe, Karl Johnson, Jack Worth, Dwight Adams, George Vico, Louie Norikoff, James Gladd, Leonard Perme, Gerald Priddy, Harry Lowrey, Robert H. Sturgeon, Henry Sauer, William White, Allen Zarilla, John Kerr, John Warner, Golden Holt, Walter Berger, William Garbe, Jack Lohrke, Bryan Stephens, Don Heffner, Roy Hughes, Jess Dobernic, Cecil Garriott, Clarence Maddern, Alfred Stringer, Wally Hood, William Lillie, Maurice Kraft, Gene Mauch, Tuck Stainback, Jack Brewer, Ralph Kress, Larry Ward, Al Spaeter, Don Tierney, Al Lyons, Bud Beringhele, Al Porto, Edward Steward, Steve Mesner, John Lindell, John Bero, Edward Bockman, Kenneth Richardson, Morey J. Kaplan, Mickey McCardle, William Allington, Gordon Ford, Ira Gordon, Al Mutart, George Woods, Charles Stevens, Lou Stringer, Frank Kelleher, Max West, Don Ross, Gus Zernial, Todd Davis, Clint Cameron, Al Treichel, Glen Russell, Cyril Moran, George Metkovich, Merle Combs

08:00 PM A Streetcar Named Desire

A fading southern belle tries to build a new life with her sister in New Orleans. (1951, 125 min.)

10:15 PM The Man with the Golden Arm

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

12:30 AM Anatomy of a Murder

A small-town lawyer gets the case of a lifetime when a military man avenges an attack on his wife. (1959, 161 min.)

03:30 AM Bullitt

When mobsters kill the witness he was assigned to protect, a dedicated policeman investigates the case on his own. (1968, 114 min.)


01:15 PM Topper Takes a Trip

A glamorous ghost helps a henpecked husband save his wife from gold-digging friends. (1939, 80 min.)

03:00 PM A Star Is Born

A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom. (1937, 111 min.)

08:00 PM Black Legion

A disgruntled factory worker is lured into joining a secret society out to terrorize foreigners. (1937, 83 min.)

09:30 PM Dodge City

A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town. (1939, 104 min.)

12:45 AM They Made Me A Criminal

A young boxer flees to farming country when he thinks he's killed an opponent in the ring. (1939, 92 min.)

02:30 AM Alcatraz Island

A prison inmate is framed for killing a con who once tried to kidnap his daughter. (1937, 63 min.)

03:45 AM Mystery House

A detective tries to solve a murder in a house full of suspects. (1938, 57 min.)

05:00 AM The Patient In Room 18

A hospitalized detective probes the murder of a fellow patient. (1938, 59 min.)


06:15 AM The Great O'Malley

A ruthless cop gets mixed up with a man who's only turned to crime to help his crippled daughter. (1937, 71 min.)

09:15 AM I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang

A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he's sentenced to hard labor. (1932, 93 min.)

11:00 AM Cool Hand Luke

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

01:15 PM Dust Be My Destiny

A young misfit lands on a prison chain gang and falls for the foreman's daughter. (1939, 87 min.)

09:15 PM Ride the High Country

Two aging gunslingers sign on to transport gold from a remote mining town. (1962, 94 min.)

11:00 PM The Wild Bunch

A group of aging cowboys look for one last score in a corrupt border town. (1969, 145 min.)

03:00 AM Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid

The legendary outlaw clashes with his former best friend, now the sheriff. (1973, 115 min.)

05:00 AM The Getaway

When a bank robbery goes bad, an ex-con and his wife take it on the lam. (1972, 123 min.)


01:00 PM Mourning Becomes Electra

Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family. (1947, 159 min.)

03:45 PM The Women

A happily married woman lets her catty friends talk her into divorce when her husband strays. (1939, 133 min.)

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Adaptation, Classic Hollywood

Cast: Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Mary Boland, Paulette Goddard, Joan Fontaine, Lucile Watson, Phyllis Povah, Virginia Weidler, Marjorie Main, Virginia Grey, Ruth Hussey, Muriel Hutchison, Hedda Hopper, Florence Nash, Cora Witherspoon, Ann Morriss, Dennie Moore, Mary Cecil, Mary Beth Hughes, ... Esther Dale, Butterfly McQueen, Theresa Harris, Margaret Dumont, Mildred Shay, Priscilla Lawson, Estelle Etterre, Marjorie Wood, Virginia Howell, Barbara Jo Allen, Aileen Pringle, Judith Allen, Mariska Aldrich, May Beatty, May Boley, Ruth Findlay, Charlotte Wynters, Florence Shirley, Florence O'Brien, Hilda Plowright, Jane Isabelle, Leni Lynn, Nance Lee Farrar, Jany Hope, Joey Hope, Leila McIntyre, Dot Farley, Flora Finch, Dorothy Sebastian, Renie Riano, Alice Keating, Grace Goodall, Fredrika Brown, Wilda Bennett, Helene Millard, Irene Shirley, Effie Anderson, Nell Craig, Ruth Rickaby, Gertrude Astor, Edith Penn, Lilian Bond, Rita Gould, Josephine Whittell, Lenita Lane, Anne Teeman, Aileen Carlyle, Bebe Anderson, Shirley Chambers, June Gittelson, Sue Moore, Greta Meyer, Meeka Aldrich, Blanche Payson, Gladys Blake, Gertrude Simpson, Carole Lee Kirby, Mimi Olivera, Mabel Colcord, Beryl Wallace, Catherine Proctor, Isobel Randolph, Winifred Harris, Lita Chevret, Dora Clemant, Ruth Alder, Joan Blair, Betty Blythe, Janet McLeay, Agnes Fraser, Mildred Coles, Jo Ann Sayers, Mary Young, Grace Hayle, Maude Allen, Dorothy Adams, Lucia LaCerte, Dorothy Appleby, Eva Dennison, Natalie Moorhead, Marie Blake, Beatrice Cole, Carol Hughes, Suzanne Kaaren, Peggy Shannon, Brenda Henderson, Hattie Noel, Grayce Hampton, Bunny Beatty, Virginia Pine, Janet McLeay, Barbara Pepper, Sibyl Harris, Veda Buckland, Charlotte Treadway, Gertrude Needham

06:15 PM His Girl Friday

An unscrupulous editor plots to keep his star reporter-and ex-wife-from re-marrying. (1940, 92 min.)

01:15 AM A Song is Born

A group of music professors takes in a singer on the run from her gangster boyfriend. (1948, 113 min.)


02:15 PM Serenade

A rising opera star is torn between his wealthy benefactor and a poor innocent. (1956, 122 min.)

08:00 PM Monkey Business

Four stowaways get mixed up with gangsters while running riot on an ocean liner. (1931, 78 min.)

09:30 PM Horse Feathers

In an effort to beef up his school's football team, a college president mistakenly recruits two loonies. (1932, 67 min.)

10:45 PM Animal Crackers

Three zanies try to recover a stolen painting during a madcap house party. (1930, 97 min.)

12:30 AM Duck Soup

When he's named dictator of Freedonia, a con artist declares war on the neighboring kingdom. (1933, 69 min.)

03:30 AM The Devil Within Her

A pregnant woman learns she is about to give birth to Satan's child. (1976, 94 min.)