Sorry to be a little late with this, but it seems an appropriate post given the previous post ranks WWI films. Sadly, I don’t think any of this month’s films have made it on to the listing given.
Here are this months WWI-themed films on TCM with TCM’s descriptions. As usual, all times given are Central.
–The Lost Squadron (1932). Veteran flyers from World War I find work as movie stuntmen. Stars Richard Dix, Mary Astor, and Robert Armstrong. Airs Friday, January 10 at 6:15 a.m.
–Noah’s Ark (1929). An American playboy’s discovery of honor and courage during World War I parallels the Biblical story of the flood. Stars Dolores Costello, George O’Brien, and Noah Beery. Airs Wednesday, January 15 at 5:00 a.m.
–Rasputin and the Empress (1932). True story of the mad monk who plotted to rule Russia. Stars John Barrymore, Ethel Barrymore, and Lionel Barrymore. Airs Wednesday, January 15 at 6:45 a.m.
–I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932). A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he’s sentenced to hard labor. Stars Paul Muni, Glenda Farrell, and Helen Vinson. Airs Friday, January 17 at 5:00 a.m. and again on Wednesday, January 29 at 8:00 a.m.
–A Sammy in Siberia. (1919). A bumbling U.S. soldier attempts to aid a put-upon Russian woman in this silent short comedy. NOTE: This is one of a series of Harold Lloyd shorts that will air beginning at 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 19. We cannot give you the exact time it starts. Stars Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, and Bebe Daniels.