Saturday, December 29, 2012

TCM for January 2013



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Here's my picks:


1/5



A mysterious stranger plays dueling families against each other in a Mexican border town.
C-100 mins, TV-14, CC, Letterbox Format

The mob sets out to catch a child killer whose crimes are attracting too much police attention.


 1/6

An aging Cavalry officer tries to prevent an Indian war in the last days before his retirement.
C-104 mins, TV-PG, CC

A middle-aged prostitute reflects on her past.

1/7


An aging housewife seeks direction when she catches her husband in an affair



After seeing the classic Frankenstein, two naive young girls go searching for the mad doctor's monster


1/8


An old gangster and gambler decides to rob a gambling casino


1/11


Industrial film showing the making of Tupperware


1/13


A small town postman tries to adopt modern efficiency techniques.
Dir: Jacques Tati 



Two children are stranded in the Australian outback and are forced to cope on their own.


Onetime college friends cope with the sexual revolution of the '60s.
C-98 mins, TV-MA, CC, Letterbox Format



A classical pianist who's dropped out of society returns to the family he deserted.
C-98 mins, TV-MA, CC, Letterbox Format



A cross-country trip to sell drugs puts two hippie bikers on a collision course with small-town prejudices.
C-96 mins, TV-MA, CC, Letterbox Format

Vladimir Nabokov's racy classic focuses on an aging intellectual in love with a teenager.
BW-153 mins, TV-14, CC, Letterbox Format

1/21


A rock star's personal appearance turns a small town into a disaster area.
C-112 mins, TV-G, CC, Letterbox Format



A banker who's lost his job for growing a beard embraces the cultural revolution.
C-90 mins, TV-PG, Letterbox Format

1/22


A young bride is terrorized by the memories of her husband's glamorous first wife.
BW-130 mins, TV-PG, CC

Scientists turn a mentally challenged man into a genius.
C-103 mins, TV-14, CC, Letterbox Format

7 comments:

Retro Hound said...

Some good ones there. There are times I wish I had TCM, but I'm unwilling to pay for cable or sat.

Never heard of Bob Le Falmbeur but it sounds like something I'd love.

I have friends who think Easy Rider has a happy ending.

Some Kind of a Nut looks good too.

Deborah said...

My guilty pleasure would be Bye Bye Birdie - a riot of self-consciousness and not-quite-cool!
Happy viewing and writing in 2013, David.

Bunched Undies said...

The Tupperware thing has me jazzed ;)

Marcheline said...

I love, love, LOVE TCM... but I hate Westerns. It always annoys me when they go on a "Western binge" or a "John Wayne binge" and leave me for days with nothing to DVR. 8-)

P.S. Have you ever seen "The Guilt of Janet Ames"? It's a good-un.

Bunched Undies said...

Thanks Deborah, and same to you. I'm looking forward to your new novel.

Bunched Undies said...

March: No I haven't! I'll look for it.

Bunched Undies said...

March: No I haven't! I'll look for it.

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