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Old June 29 2014, 03:39 AM   #882
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Re: TCM Genre movies schedule...

July schedule:

WED 7/2 - THU 7/3: It's a "Talk to the Animals" theme night.
8:00 PM: Francis (1950): Aka Francis the Talking Mule.
9:45 PM: Doctor Dolittle ('67)
12:30 AM: The Day of the Dolphin ('73): Mike Nichols film with George C. Scott and Paul Sorvino, scripted by Buck Henry.
2:30 AM: Black Moon ('75): Some kind of weird surrealist French thing directed by Louis Malle.
4:30 AM: The Raven ('63): Roger Corman's horror-comedy take on the Poe poem, with Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, and Boris Karloff.

THU 7/3
12:45 PM: Village of the Damned ('61)
6:00 PM: The Picture of Dorian Gray ('45): With a young Angela Lansbury!

SAT 7/5
Noon: Attack of the 50 Foot Woman ('58)

SUN 7/6: Harryhausen double feature!
8:00 PM: Jason and the Argonauts ('63)
10:00 PM: The 7th Voyage of Sinbad ('58)

SAT 7/12
Noon: Queen of Outer Space ('58)

TUE 7/15
11:15 PM: Sinbad the Sailor ('47): With Douglas Fairbanks. Not really any genre elements, aside from Sinbad being a mythological character.

SAT 7/19
Noon: The Wasp Woman ('59)

SUN 7/20
2:00 AM: The Visitor ('79): Arty film about cosmic forces of good and evil battling over a telekinetic girl. WIth Mel Ferrer, Glenn Ford, John Huston, and a young Lance Henriksen -- plus Sam Peckinpah and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar?
3:45 AM: Tentacles ('77): John Huston, Shelley Winters, and Henry Fonda vs. a man-eating giant octopus.

MON 7/21
2:00 AM: World on a Wire ('73): Originally Welt am Draht, an obscure early VR-themed film made for television by Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Sounds a bit Matrix-y in concept.

SAT 7/26
Noon: Valley of the Dragons ('61): They've shown this one before, a B-movie taking the premise of a Jules Verne story about people being transported to a comet and using it to set up an iguanas-as-dinosaurs movie.
6:00 PM: King Solomon's Mines ('50)
8:00 PM: Metropolis ('26)

SUN 7/27
12:45 AM: The Mummy ('32): Karloff!
8:00 PM: Cat People ('42)
9:30 PM: Curse of the Cat People ('44): Which I gather is not a sequel or even a horror film, despite the title.

MON 7/28
11:45 PM: The Seventh Seal ('57): Ingmar Bergman movie about chess or something...
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