Turner Classic Movies TV Schedule


Wednesday, October 18, 2017
  • Time
  • 2:45am

    The Plague of the Zombies

    A medical professor (Andre Morell) and his daughter (Diane Clare) link a Cornish epidemic to a village squire's (John Carson) voodoo.

  • in 7 mins

    The Reptile

    A Malayan curse turns the daughter (Jacqueline Pearce) of a 19th-century English doctor (Noel Willman) into a snake woman.

  • 6:15am

    The Blue Gardenia

    Deeply distraught that her GI ex-boyfriend plans to marry another woman, Norah Larkin (Anne Baxter) agrees to go out on a date with lothario Harry Prebble (Raymond Burr). Norah's drunken night out with Prebble ends in a hazily remembered confrontation and the next day a startling discovery: Harry has been murdered, and the police have found Norah's personal effects at the scene. Tipped off to the breaking news, reporter Casey Mayo (Richard Conte) invites Norah to tell her side of the story.

  • 8:00am

    The Black Hand

    The son (Gene Kelly) of a slain Italian lawyer helps a policeman (J. Carrol Naish) fight organized crime in circa-1900 New York.

  • 9:45am

    White Heat

    Gang leader Cody Jarrett (James Cagney) lives for his mother, planning heists between horrible headaches. During a train robbery that goes wrong, Cody shoots an investigator. Realizing Cody will never be stopped if he knows he's being pursued, authorities plant undercover agent Hank (Edmond O'Brien) in Cody's cell. When his mother dies, a distraught Cody breaks out of jail, bringing Hank along to join his gang. With Hank in communication with the police, Cody plans a payroll heist.

  • 11:45am

    Plein Soleil

    Tom Ripley (Alain Delon) travels to Italy to visit his playboy friend Phillippe Greenleaf (Maurice Ronet) and Phillippe's new fiancée, Marge Duval (Marie Laforêt). What Phillippe doesn't know is that his father has paid Tom to convince his son to abandon Europe and return to his family responsibilities in San Francisco. But when Phillippe's family cuts off their funding of Tom's extravagant lifestyle during his covert mission, he discovers another way to maintain his newfound standard of living.

  • 2:00pm

    Red Light

    A tough businessman (George Raft) searches for a hotel Bible he thinks will lead him to his brother's killer.

  • 3:30pm

    The Yellow Canary

    During World War II, a double agent from Britain exposes a Nazi plot to blow up a shipping port in Nova Scotia.

  • 5:00pm

    Sherlock Holmes and the Woman in Green

    When a number of attractive women are found dead and with fingers missing, Sherlock Holmes (Basil Rathbone) and Dr. Watson (Nigel Bruce) investigate. Though evidence points to a psychotic killer, Holmes begins to believe that there's more to the case than initially meets the eye, a notion that leads him to uncover the involvement of his archenemy, Professor Moriarty (Henry Daniell). Who is working with Moriarty on such a dastardly plot and what are their motives?

  • 6:15pm

    The Golden Fleecing

    Henry (Lew Ayres) sells a huge life insurance policy to Gus (Lloyd Nolan), and when his boss learns Gus is a racketeer with a long list of enemies, he orders Henry to follow him around to keep him safe.

  • 7:30pm
    MGM Parade

    Season 1 Episode 2: MGM Parade

    Gene Kelly; Little Leo; host George Murphy.

  • 8:00pm


    Bavarian girl Elisabeth (Romy Schneider), who's known as "Sissi," is a naive teenager raised by Duke Max (Gustav Knuth) and Duchess Ludovika (Magda Schneider). Sissi's sister, Nene (Uta Franz), is due to marry Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph (Karlheinz Böhm). On the way to the wedding, however, the emperor and Sissi accidentally meet, and the two fall for each other. They cancel the arranged marriage and decide to wed, even if that means dealing with Franz Joseph's infuriated mother.

  • 10:00pm

    Sissi: The Young Empress

    A young woman (Romy Schneider) tries to adapt to her new life as Austria's empress.