What's Good on TCM?

Last updated: Sat Jul 21 2018 11:00:15 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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06:00 AM The Singing Marine

A young Marine develops an inflated ego after winning a talent contest. (1937, 105 min.)

08:00 AM The Bandit Trail

A cowboy turns bad for revenge, but cant stomach his new evil ways. (1941, 60 min.)

12:00 PM Arsene Lupin

A gentleman thief risks his life in an attempt to steal the Mona Lisa. (1932, 84 min.)

01:30 PM North by Northwest

An advertising man is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase. (1959, 136 min.)

04:00 PM Fail-Safe

A failure in the U.S. defense system threatens to start World War III. (1964, 112 min.)

06:00 PM Brainstorm

A scientist battles the military for control of a machine that records sensory experiences-including death. (1983, 106 min.)

12:30 AM Dark Passage

A man falsely accused of his wife's murder escapes to search for the real killer. (1947, 106 min.)


08:00 AM The Picture of Dorian Gray

A man remains young and handsome while his portrait shows the ravages of age and sin. (1945, 110 min.)

Genres: Drama, Horror, Adaptation, Classic Hollywood

Cast: George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Donna Reed, Angela Lansbury, Peter Lawford, Lowell Gilmore, Richard Fraser, Douglas Walton, Morton Lowry, Miles Mander, Lydia Bilbrook, Mary Forbes, Robert Greig, Moyna MacGill, Billy Bevan, Renee Carson, Lillian Bond, Devi Dja, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Reginald Owen, ... Lisa Carpenter, William Stack, Natalie Draper, Anita Bolster, Arthur Shields, James Aubrey, Charles McNaughton, Robert Cory, Alan Edmiston, Harry Adams, Norman Pogson, John Valentine, Charles Coleman, Carol Diane Keppler, Emily Massey, Sir Sydney Lawford, Mitchell Lewis, Frank Dawson, Leo Mostovoy, Joe Bernard, Jimmy Conlin, Bernard Gorcey, Taylor & Sinclair, Colin Campbell, Joe Yule, Guy Bates Post, Guy Bellis, Arthur Mulliner, Leonard Mellin, Craufurd Kent, Evan Thomas, Toby Doolan, Charles K. French, Eric Mayne, Major Sam Harris, William Holmes, Hugh Greenwood, Scott Seaton, Dick Earle, J. C. Fowler, Herbert Evans, Lillian Talbot, James Logan, John Good, Pedro De Cordoba, Pedro Regas, John George, Skelton Knaggs, Tom Pilkington, Kay Medford, Helena Benda, Tom Tamarez, Jerome St. John, Larry Williams, Frederic Worlock, Anne Curson, Renie Riano, Audrey Manners, Rex Evans, Edward Cooper, Kenneth Hunter, Lumsden Hare, Gibson Gowland, Lee Powell, Betty Fairfax, Harry Allen, Lotus Thompson, Glenna Kendall, Alice Keating, Margaret Roberts, T. Arthur Hughes, Al Ferguson, Bruce Carruthers, George Broughton, William Eddritt, Ila Lee, Doris Stone, Herberta Williams, Ann Lundeen, Helen O'Hara, Reginald Simpson, Ruby Newport, Charles Knight, William O'Brien, Wilson Benge, Sam Simone, Carl LeViness, Walter Rode, Tom Costello, Art Berry Sr., Joseph Marievsky, Alex Pollard, Ray Flynn, Frank McClure, Leslie Sketchley, Eddie Aquilian, Buck Bucko, Pascale Perry, Alan Schute, Fred Aldrich, Whitey Sacks, Stuart Holmes, Donald Kerr, Wally Dean, George Jenner, Larry Stanton, Bud Harrison, Mike Jeffries, Lee Powell, Bill Patton, Frank Pharr, Paul de Corday, Oliver Cross, Ward Carson, Bob MacLean, Jack Lee, Mary Benoit, Volta Boyer, Elyse Brown, Monica Bannister, Olive Jones, Richard Collin, Kerry Vaughn, George Peters, Dorothy Ford, Barbara Woodell, Lorraine Miller, Lloyd Ford

10:00 AM Dark Passage

A man falsely accused of his wife's murder escapes to search for the real killer. (1947, 106 min.)

12:00 PM Arsenic and Old Lace

A young man about to be married discovers the two aunts who raised him have been poisoning lonely old men. (1944, 118 min.)

02:15 PM Annie Get Your Gun

Fanciful musical biography of wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley. (1950, 107 min.)

04:15 PM Two Weeks In Another Town

A recovering alcoholic film director tries for a comeback in Rome. (1962, 107 min.)


06:00 AM Godzilla

American nuclear weapons testing results in the creation of a seemingly unstoppable, dinosaur-like beast. (1954, 96 min.)

Genres: Drama, Horror, Foreign, Sci-Fi

Cast: Akira Takarada, Momoko Kochi, Akihiko Hirata, Takashi Shimura, Fuyuki Murakami

07:45 AM Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Nuclear tests awaken a prehistoric monster. (1956, 81 min.)

09:15 AM The Bowery Boys Meet the Monsters

The Bowery Boys battle a family of mad scientists. (1954, 65 min.)

10:30 AM Spook Chasers

The Bowery Boys go after crooks hiding in a haunted house. (1957, 61 min.)

11:45 AM Phantom of the Rue Morgue

A mad scientist uses an ape to murder his enemies. (1954, 84 min.)

01:15 PM The Black Scorpion

Giant prehistoric scorpions terrorize the Mexican countryside. (1957, 88 min.)

02:45 PM Beast from Haunted Cave

Gangsters on the run in South Dakota awaken a giant monster. (1959, 66 min.)

04:00 PM A Bucket of Blood

A jealous Bohemian wannabe resorts to murder to perpetuate his new-found success as a sculptor. (1959, 65 min.)

05:15 PM House on Haunted Hill

A millionaire offers total strangers a fortune to spend the night in a haunted house. (1958, 75 min.)

06:45 PM The Killer Shrews

A maniacal scientist creates a formula that turns your average shrew into a giant, man-killing beast. (1959, 68 min.)

08:00 PM Giant

A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times. (1956, 201 min.)

11:30 PM Cimarron

A pioneer couple plays a major role in the settling of Oklahoma. (1960, 147 min.)

02:30 AM In Cold Blood

Two vagrants try to outrun the police after committing a savage crime in this real-life shocker. (1967, 135 min.)

04:48 AM 1-2-3 Go!

In this short film, a gang of children form a society to promote automobile safety awareness. (1941, 10 min.)


09:30 AM Dinner at Eight

A high-society dinner party masks a hotbed of scandal and intrigue. (1933, 111 min.)

11:30 AM David Copperfield

Charles Dickens' classic tale of an orphaned boy's fight for happiness and the colorful characters who help and hinder him. (1935, 130 min.)

01:45 PM Sylvia Scarlett

A female con artist masquerades as a boy to escape the police. (1935, 95 min.)

03:30 PM Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare's classic tale of young lovers from feuding families. (1937, 125 min.)

08:00 PM Badlands

A young tough guy and his teen-aged girlfriend take off on a killing spree. (1973, 94 min.)

10:00 PM The Purchase Price

A night-club singer on the lam becomes a farmer's mail-order bride. (1932, 68 min.)

11:30 PM A River Runs Through It

A preacher's sons, one serious, one wild, look out for each other while growing up in rural Montana. (1992, 124 min.)

02:00 AM Spencer's Mountain

A Wyoming farmer fights to build a better life for his oldest son. (1963, 118 min.)


06:30 AM Modern Times

The Tramp struggles to live in a modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman. (1936, 87 min.)

09:30 AM Wanda

A rootless working class woman takes up with an abusive criminal. (1970, 103 min.)

04:30 PM Swing Shift

During World War II, a women has an affair with a co-worker and must deal with the after war repercussions. (1984, 100 min.)

08:00 PM The Foxes of Harrow

An Irish rascal and inveterate gambler uses his considerable skills at the gaming tables of New Orleans to become fabulously rich. (1947, 118 min.)

12:15 AM Band of Angels

A southern belle fights to survive slavery after learning her mother was black. (1957, 127 min.)


06:00 AM Whistling In The Dark

A radio detective is kidnapped and forced to plan the perfect murder. (1941, 78 min.)

07:30 AM Whistling in Dixie

A radio detective's southern honeymoon is cut short by the discovery of a murder. (1942, 74 min.)

08:45 AM Whistling In Brooklyn

A radio sleuth infiltrates the Brooklyn Dodgers to solve a murder. (1943, 87 min.)

10:15 AM Petticoat Larceny

A radio actress researches a role by mixing with gangsters. (1943, 61 min.)

11:30 AM Remote Control

A radio announcer discovers that one of his colleagues is working with the mob. (1930, 65 min.)

12:45 PM Genius at Work

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

04:30 PM One Fatal Hour

A radio-station manager tries to keep tabloid journalists from reviving a 20-year-old murder case. (1936, 57 min.)

Genres: Drama, Crime, Mystery, Remake

06:45 PM Sued for Libel

When he's sued for libeling a murder suspect, a hot shot reporter decides to solve the crime himself. (1940, 66 min.)

08:00 PM The Thomas Crown Affair

A bored tycoon turns to bank robbery and courts the insurance investigator assigned to bring him in. (1968, 102 min.)

10:00 PM The Getaway

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

12:15 AM Papillon

Two Devil's Island prisoners devote all of their time to hatching escape plans. (1973, 151 min.)

03:00 AM An Enemy of the People

A scientist stands against an entire town when he discovers their medicinal spa is polluted. (1978, 107 min.)


07:45 AM Stand Up and Fight

A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom. (1939, 97 min.)

03:30 PM Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen's comic classic about five sisters out to nab husbands in 19th-century England. (1940, 118 min.)

05:45 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