TCM Preview April 2014 – Plus Blogathons; Odds and Ends

John Wayne 1940s era 5x7 Fan Photo

TCM preview and recommendations for April 2014 with emphasis on the Golden Age titles showing on Turner Classic Movies throughout the month. John Wayne is Star of the Month and there are marathons dedicated to Marie Prevost and Lionel Barrymore. Plus other site odds and ends.

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TCM Preview March 2014 – A Look Inside My Now Playing Guide

Mary Astor in Dodsworth

TCM preview and recommendations for March 2014 with emphasis on Golden Age titles showing on Turner Classic Movies throughout the month. Mary Astor Star of the Month with daytime birthday marathons dedicated to Betty Compson and Louis Wolheim.

TCM “31 Days of Oscar” Preview for February 2014

Greer Garson 1940s Paper Premium Photo

TCM’s “31 Days of Oscar” celebration runs February 1-March 3. A look at the 2014 theme plus links to past posts about the movies and stars whose Academy Award nominated films play on TCM this month.

TCM Preview January 2014 – A Look Inside My Now Playing Guide

Joan Crawford 1935 Ardath Film Stage and Radio Stars Tobacco Card

TCM preview and recommendations for January 2014 with emphasis on Golden Age titles showing on Turner Classic Movies throughout the month. Joan Crawford Star of the Month with daytime marathons dedicated to Anita Louise, Kay Francis, J. Carrol Naish, Jean Hersholt and the films of Charles Brabin and Ernst Lubitsch.

Eleanor Parker 1922-2013; TCM Marathon Scheduled for December 17; TCM Remembers Video Premieres

Eleanor Parker 1953 Topps Who-Z-At Trading Card

TCM changes line-up to remember the late Eleanor Parker on December 17. Parker also included in the brand new TCM Remembers video for 2013, which is embedded on this page. Additional stars honored on the network December 30.

TCM Preview December 2013 – A Look Inside My Now Playing Guide

Fred Astaire 1949 Carreras Turf Tobacco Card

TCM preview and recommendations for December 2013 with emphasis on Golden Age titles showing on Turner Classic Movies throughout the month. Spotlight on pre-Codes and pre-War titles. Fred Astaire Star of the Month and a Friday night focus on The Hollywood Costume.

TCM Preview November 2013 – A Look Inside My Now Playing Guide

Burt Lancaster 1950 Trading Card

TCM preview for November 2013 puts the emphasis on Golden Age titles showing on the network. Spotlight on pre-Codes and pre-War titles. Burt Lancaster Star of the Month and a Friday night focus on Screwball Comedies.

TCM Preview October 2013 – A Look Inside My Now Playing Guide

Vincent Price 1951 Artisti del Cinema Trading Card

TCM preview for October 2013 puts the emphasis on the 1930s and earlier titles showing on the network. Spotlight on Silents, pre-Codes and pre-War titles and themes.

TCM Preview September 2013 – A Look Inside My Now Playing Guide

Kim Novak 1950s Maple Leaf Playing Card

Preview of Turner Classic Movies in September with a focus placed on those oldies released between the World Wars. The reformatted TCM Now Playing Guide reviewed. A packed month of features from the 1920s, ’30s and ’40s from TCM including the premiere of The Story of Film: An Odyssey documentary. Star of the Month is Kim Novak.

TCM Summer Under the Stars 2013 Preview and Recommendations

Bette Davis 1936 Godfrey Phillips Screen Stars Tobacco Card

A preview of TCM’s Summer Under the Stars 2013 includes what to look for throughout the month on Immortal Ephemera along with recommendations of what to watch–for most days–on Turner Classic Movies in August.