Turner Classic Movies ‘Summer Under the Stars’

Bette Davis in The Letter (1940)

Bette Davis in The Letter (1940)

It’s that time again! Turner Classic Movies’ annual ‘Summer Under the Stars’ series begins today. Each day, for the month of August, TCM will play 24 hour tributes (uncut and commercial free!) to 31 different classic movie stars. Here’s a look at the line- up:

Thursday August 1 – Humphrey Bogart
Friday August 2 – Doris Day
Saturday August 3 – Alec Guinness
Sunday August 4 – Mary Boland
Monday August 5 – Charlton Heston
Tuesday August 6 – Joan Fontaine
Wednesday August 7 – Fred MacMurray
Thursday August 8 – Ramon Novarro
Friday August 9 – Steve McQueen
Saturday August 10 – Lana Turner
Sunday August 11 – Henry Fonda
Monday August 12 – Catherine Deneuve
Tuesday August 13 – Mickey Rooney
Wednesday August 14 – Bette Davis
Thursday August 15 – Gregory Peck
Friday August 16 – Ann Blyth
Saturday August 17 – Wallace Beery
Sunday August 18 – Natalie Wood
Monday August 19 – Randolph Scott
Tuesday August 20 – Hattie McDaniel
Wednesday August 21 – William Holden
Thursday August 22 – Maggie Smith
Friday August 23 – Elizabeth Taylor
Saturday August 24 – Charles Coburn
Sunday August 25 – Clark Gable
Monday August 26 – Jeanne Crain
Tuesday August 27 – Martin Balsam
Wednesday August 28 – Shirley Jones
Thursday August 29 – Glenda Farrell
Friday August 30 – Kirk Douglas
Saturday August 31 – Rex Harrison – See more at: http://www.thedramallama.net/2013/07/tcm-summer-under-stars-2013.html#sthash.fNYB7kmC.dpuf
Thursday August 1 – Humphrey Bogart
Friday August 2 – Doris Day
Saturday August 3 – Alec Guinness
Sunday August 4 – Mary Boland
Monday August 5 – Charlton Heston
Tuesday August 6 – Joan Fontaine
Wednesday August 7 – Fred MacMurray
Thursday August 8 – Ramon Novarro
Friday August 9 – Steve McQueen
Saturday August 10 – Lana Turner
Sunday August 11 – Henry Fonda
Monday August 12 – Catherine Deneuve
Tuesday August 13 – Mickey Rooney
Wednesday August 14 – Bette Davis
Thursday August 15 – Gregory Peck
Friday August 16 – Ann Blyth
Saturday August 17 – Wallace Beery
Sunday August 18 – Natalie Wood
Monday August 19 – Randolph Scott
Tuesday August 20 – Hattie McDaniel
Wednesday August 21 – William Holden
Thursday August 22 – Maggie Smith
Friday August 23 – Elizabeth Taylor
Saturday August 24 – Charles Coburn
Sunday August 25 – Clark Gable
Monday August 26 – Jeanne Crain
Tuesday August 27 – Martin Balsam
Wednesday August 28 – Shirley Jones
Thursday August 29 – Glenda Farrell
Friday August 30 – Kirk Douglas
Saturday August 31 – Rex Harrison – See more at: http://www.thedramallama.net/2013/07/tcm-summer-under-stars-2013.html#sthash.fNYB7kmC.dpuf
  • August 1: Humphrey Bogart
  • August 2: Doris Day
  • August 3: Alec Guinness
  • August 4: Mary Boland
  • August 5: Charlton Heston
  • August 6: Joan Fontaine
  • August 7: Fred MacMurray
  • August 8: Ramon Novarro
  • August 9: Steve McQueen
  • August 10: Lana Turner
  • August 11: Henry Fonda
  • August 12: Catherine Deneuve
  • August 13: Mickey Rooney
  • August 14: Bette Davis
  • August 15: Gregory Peck
  • August 16: Ann Blyth
  • August 17: Wallace Beery
  • August 18: Natalie Wood
  • August 19: Randolph Scott
  • August 20: Hattie McDaniels
  • August 21: William Holden
  • August 22: Maggie Smith
  • August 23: Elizabeth Taylor
  • August 24: Charles Coburn
  • August 25: Clark Gable
  • August 26: Jeanne Crain
  • August 27: Martin Balsam
  • August 28: Shirley Jones
  • August 29: Glenda Farrell
  • August 30: Kirk Douglas
  • August 31: Rex Harrison

You can check out the complete schedule of movies here. I’m especially looking forward to August 14 – Bette Davis and August 22 – Dowager Countess… Maggie Smith! Who are you going to tune into?

Have a glamorous day 🙂

alison

By | 2016-05-25T20:04:12-04:00 August 1st, 2013|Events|1 Comment

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    Jessica Cangiano August 2, 2013 at 4:01 am

    Thank you very much for posting this! There has been so much going on here this summer, I plumb forgot to check the schedule in advance of August 1st. From here on out, I’m pretty much leaving the TV on TCM until August wraps up.

    ♥ Jessica

    *PS* I just wanted to let you know that I replied to your most recent email a few minutes ago, however my email client sent back a “could not be delivered” message, so I’m not sure if you received it or not. Please let me know anytime if you didn’t get and I’ll resend it. Thank you.

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