Hope everyone is well! Sorry to have been away, but I’ve been living serenely off the grid for the last eight weeks!
We do have some World War I movies appearing on Turner Classics as we move in on Memorial Day. Most have been noted on this blog before, so we’ll dispense with long descriptions. All times, as usual, are Central.
–Sergeant York, (1941). Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, and Joan Leslie in the notable portrayal of Alvin York. Airs at 10:45 a.m. on May 23rd.
–Waterloo Bridge, (1940). Vivien Leigh and Robert Taylor. Airs at 9:00 p.m. on May 23rd.
–Wings, (1927). The William Wellman directed silent film, with Buddy Rogers, Richard Arlen, and Clara Bow. Airs at 11:30 p.m. on May 24th.
–Westfront 1918, (1930). A German film directed by G.W. Pabst. Airs at 2:00 a.m. on May 25.
–The Big Parade, (1925). The silent film with John Gilbert and Renee Adoree. Airs at 5:00 a.m. on May 31st.