What's Good on TCM?

Last updated: Mon May 29 2017 11:00:23 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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07:30 AM Never So Few

A U.S. military troop takes command of a band of Burmese guerillas during World War II. (1959, 124 min.)

09:45 AM Operation Crossbow

Allied agents go behind enemy lines to destroy a German missile base. (1965, 116 min.)

12:00 PM Kelly's Heroes

An American platoon tries to recover buried treasure behind enemy lines. (1970, 143 min.)

02:30 PM Where Eagles Dare

An Allied team sets out to free an American officer held by the Nazis in a mountaintop castle. (1968, 155 min.)

05:15 PM The Dirty Dozen

A renegade officer trains a group of misfits for a crucial mission behind enemy lines. (1967, 150 min.)

08:00 PM Destination Tokyo

A U.S. sub braves enemy waters during World War II. (1943, 135 min.)

10:30 PM Operation Pacific

A dedicated submarine commander sacrifices everything to defeat the enemy. (1951, 109 min.)

12:30 AM The Enemy Below

During World War II, an American destroyer meets a German U-Boat. (1957, 98 min.)

02:30 AM Up Periscope

A U.S. frogman infiltrates a Japanese-held island during World War II. (1959, 111 min.)

04:30 AM Torpedo Run

A submarine commander is forced to blow up a Japanese prison ship carrying his family. (1958, 95 min.)


06:15 AM Tiger Shark

A tuna fisherman marries a woman in love with another man. (1932, 77 min.)

07:45 AM Bringing Up Baby

A madcap heiress upsets the staid existence of a straitlaced scientist. (1938, 102 min.)

09:45 AM To Have And Have Not

A skipper-for-hire's romance with a beautiful drifter is complicated by his growing involvement with the French resistance. (1944, 100 min.)

11:30 AM The Big Sleep

Private eye Philip Marlowe investigates a society girl's involvement in the murder of a pornographer. (1946, 114 min.)

01:30 PM The Thing From Another World

The crew of a remote Arctic base fights off a murderous monster from outer space. (1951, 87 min.)

03:00 PM The Big Sky

Trappers lead an expedition against river pirates and Indians along the Missouri River. (1952, 138 min.)

05:30 PM Rio Bravo

A sheriff enlists a drunk, a kid and an old man to help him fight off a ruthless cattle baron. (1959, 141 min.)

08:00 PM It Started in Naples

An American lawyer trying to settle his brother's affairs in Italy falls for one of the man's in-laws. (1960, 100 min.)

10:00 PM Mogambo

In this remake of Red Dust, an African hunter is torn between a lusty showgirl and a married woman. (1953, 116 min.)

12:15 AM The Misfits

A sensitive divorcee gets mixed up with modern cowboys roping mustangs in the desert. (1961, 125 min.)

02:30 AM Run Silent, Run Deep

Officers on a WWII submarine clash during a perilous Pacific tour. (1958, 93 min.)


06:00 AM To Please a Lady

A ruthless race-car driver falls for a crusading journalist out to clean up the sport. (1950, 92 min.)

07:45 AM Never Let Me Go

An American correspondent and his Russian ballerina wife are separated by the Soviet authorities. (1953, 94 min.)

09:30 AM Betrayed

During World War II, a U.S. officer falls for a Resistance fighter suspected of being an enemy spy. (1954, 109 min.)

11:30 AM Band of Angels

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

07:50 PM Where Is Jane Doe?

In this short film, New York City police detectives investigate the case of a missing girl. (1956, 8 min.)

Genres: Drama, Crime, Short

Cast: Alexander Lockwood

08:00 PM Middle of the Night

A widowed businessman courts a younger woman who works for him. (1959, 117 min.)

12:00 AM Separate Tables

The boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems. (1958, 100 min.)

02:00 AM Dear Heart

A middle-aged postmistress falls for an engaged man during a convention in New York. (1964, 114 min.)

04:00 AM Mister Buddwing

A man suffering from amnesia confronts a series of women in his search for his memory. (1966, 99 min.)


06:00 AM Secrets of the French Police

Strange crimes committed by a hypnotized woman are solved by a French detective. (1932, 58 min.)

12:00 PM Trouble for Two

Before he can marry, a European prince gets mixed up with a suicide club. (1936, 74 min.)

01:30 PM The Emperor's Candlesticks

Spies on opposite sides fall in love in pre-revolutionary Russia. (1937, 89 min.)

04:45 PM Henry Goes Arizona

A Broadway tenderfoot takes over a Western ranch. (1939, 67 min.)

06:00 PM The Vanishing Virginian

A conservative southern patriarch tries to cope with changing times. (1942, 97 min.)

09:30 PM Waterloo Bridge

A ballerina sinks into prostitution when her husband is reported killed in World War I. (1931, 81 min.)

11:15 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

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

01:45 AM No Time For Love

A sophisticated reporter hires the construction worker she accidentally got fired. (1943, 84 min.)

05:00 AM There Goes My Heart

An heiress takes a job as a department store clerk. (1938, 83 min.)


10:30 AM Hitler's Madman

The Nazis take revenge on a Czech village after one of their most sadistic commanders is assassinated there. (1943, 84 min.)

12:00 PM Rasputin, the Mad Monk

A Russian monk claiming healing powers insinuates himself into Russia's royal family. (1966, 92 min.)

01:45 PM Berlin Express

Allied agents fight an underground Nazi group in post-war Europe. (1948, 87 min.)

03:30 PM 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.)

05:00 PM The King's Thief

A highwayman uncovers a plot to assassinate King Charles II. (1955, 79 min.)

06:30 PM The Tall Target

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


06:15 AM Weekend at the Waldorf

In this remake of Grand Hotel, guests at a New York hotel fight to survive personal tragedy. (1945, 130 min.)

Genres: Drama

Cast: Ginger Rogers, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon, Van Johnson, Edward Arnold, Keenan Wynn, Robert Benchley, Phyllis Thaxter, Leon Ames, Lina Romay, Samuel S. Hinds, Porter Hall, George Zucco, Miles Mander, Frank Puglia, Michael Kirby, Cora Sue Collins, Warner Anderson, Rosemary DeCamp, Jacqueline DeWit, ... Charles Wilson, Irving Bacon, Nana Bryant, Moroni Olsen, William Halligan, Bob Graham, John Wengraf, Xavier Cugat, Russell Hicks, Naomi Childers, William Hall, Bob McCutchin, George Herndon, Ralph Brooke, Don Hayden, Jimmy Clark, Garry Owen, Jimmy Lucas, Ann Hunter, William Tannen, Mel Schubert, Jack Luden, Richard French, Hal K. Dawson, John Vosper, Charles Madrin, Gladden James, Ruth Warren, Hope Landin, Karen Lind, Gertrude Short, Jean Carpenter, Ethel King, June Glory, Kitty Watson, Rita Claire, Jean Nash, Hazel Flint, Mona Gitterman, Nadine Dennis, Ann Nelson, Joan Cunningham, Trudy Rose, Marjorie Davies, Harriet Mathews, Hilda Rhodes, Margaret Bert, Jean Lorraine, Alice Keating, Lucille Curtis, Gloria Hope, Joan Thorsen, Cosmo Sardo, Cedric Stevens, Byron Foulger, Nolan Leary, Mary Icide, Hercules Mendez, Jamiel Hasson, Joe Dominguez, Fuad R. Saadeh, George Davis, Rex Evans, Florence Stevens, Wyndham Standing, Fairfax Burger, Helen McLeod, Paul Andor, Marek Windheim, Dick Crockett, Edward Kilroy, Chef Milani, Harry Barris, Carli Elinor, Tom Quinn, Charles Ferguson, Harry Adams, George Sherwood, Hazard Newberry, Arno Frey, Roger Neury, Gordon Richards, Ken Carpenter, Arlene Gray, Richard Glynn, Dorothy Christy, Frances Morris, Dick Hirbe, Frank McClure, Estelle Ettere, Barbara Powers, Shirley Lew, Billy Louie, Gloria Findlay, Albert Godderis, David Cota, Sandra Morgan, Carmen Beretta, Mary Lee Martin, Ella Ethridge, Bess Flowers, Dick Gordon, Oliver Cross, Mary Louie, Sally Conlin, Ruth Jordan, Rosemarie Stewart, Evelyn Janes, Rita Holland, Joyce Tucker, Darlene Smith, Velma Berg, Kenneth Cutler, Walter Stane, Virginia Hunter, Ruth Lee, Bruce Warren, Alice Wallace, Richard Abbott, Clyde Fillmore, David Alison, Marianne Mosner, Bunny Waters, Nancy Evans, Pat Gleason, W. J. Holmes, Carey Harrison, Harold Miller, Oliver Cross, Paula Ray, Tim Murdock, George Peters, Mary Lord

10:30 AM Confessions of Boston Blackie

A reformed thief cracks a ring of art thieves to clear himself of murder charges. (1941, 65 min.)

04:15 PM Frankenstein

A crazed scientist creates a living being from body parts, not realizing it has a madman's brain. (1931, 70 min.)

05:45 PM Clash of the Titans

A Greek hero fights a series of monsters, including the dreaded gorgon, to win the woman he loves. (1981, 118 min.)

08:00 PM Brief Encounter

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

04:15 AM Cleopatra Jones

A female drug agent locks horns with a violent drug dealer. (1973, 89 min.)


06:00 AM No Time for Comedy

A wealthy culture vulture tries to steal a playwright from his actress wife. (1940, 93 min.)

10:00 AM Out of the Past

A private eye becomes the dupe of a homicidal moll. (1947, 97 min.)

12:00 PM To Sir, With Love

A substitute teacher changes the lives of the slum children in his class. (1967, 105 min.)

02:00 PM An Affair to Remember

A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later. (1957, 115 min.)

08:00 PM A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A girl in the slums tries to find her way with the help of her devoted mother and alcoholic father. (1945, 129 min.)

04:00 AM Barrios Altos

A divorcee investigates her masseuse's murder. (1987, 91 min.)

Genres: Comedy, Thriller, Foreign

Cast: Victoria Abril, Carmen Conesa, Juanjo Puigcorbe