Monday, February 1, 2010

TCM Report! 31 Days of Oscar®

Calling all Turner Classic Movie fans out there!!

TCM will be hosting their annual viewing festival which will feature 360 Academy Award-nominated and winning movies!! As usual, all will be presented uncut and commercial-free. Take a gander!

Just in time too! I am currently reading this and getting to know my classic Oscar history:

Tonight on TCM!

Funny Girl (1968)
Comedienne Fanny Brice fights to prove that she can be the greatest star and find romance even though she isn't pretty.
Cast: Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, Kay Medford, Anne Francis Dir: William Wyler

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
A British military officer enlists the Arabs for desert warfare in World War I.
Cast: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins Dir: David Lean

Becket (1964) My personal recommendation.
England's King Henry II appoints his best friend Archbishop of Canterbury then turns on him.
Cast: Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, John Gielgud, Donald Wolfit Dir: Peter Glenville

1 comment:

  1. I love Becket! I ended up watching it by accident one night when I was sick & it's definitely a favorite. So intense!!