For classic movie lovers and Turner Classic Movies fans, August and Summer Under the Stars is a favorite time of the year. Well, maybe not so much August if you live in the South, however it does give us more incentive to stay in and watch more of our movies from our favorite stars.

We changed the layout of the schedule this year. It now includes a picture of the star so if you are new to watching classic movies, you will know who is being honored.

To see the schedule for each star just click/tap the “movies being shown” box under each stars picture.

If you prefer to download the schedule you can do so at the bottom of the page, however it does not include our must-see movie picks.

To see the stars you missed click/tap here.

To see our Must-see movies for the week of August 19 – 25 click/tap here.

25th – Carroll Baker

Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, Baker’s range of roles from naive ingénues to brash and flamboyant women established her as both a serious dramatic actress and a pin-up.

Movies Being Shown

 

25 Saturday

6:00 AM

Easy to Love (1953)**

 

Two men vie for the heart of a Cypress Gardens swimming star.

Dir: Charles Walters Cast: Esther Williams , Van Johnson , Tony Martin .

C- 96 mins, CC,

8:00 AM

Miracle, The (1959)

 

When a 19th century nun elopes, the Virgin Mary takes her place at the convent.

Dir: Irving Rapper Cast: Carroll Baker , Roger Moore , Walter Slezak .

C- 121 mins, CC,

10:30 AM

Giant (1956)

 

A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times.

Dir: George Stevens Cast: Elizabeth Taylor , Rock Hudson , James Dean .

BW- 201 mins, CC,

2:15 PM

Cheyenne Autumn (1964)**

 

A reluctant Calvary Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.

Dir: John Ford Cast: Richard Widmark , Carroll Baker , Karl Malden .

C- 155 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

5:15 PM

Carpetbaggers, The (1964)

 

A young tycoon takes Hollywood by storm to quench his thirst for power.

Dir: Edward Dmytryk Cast: George Peppard , Carroll Baker , Alan Ladd .

C- 150 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

8:00 PM

Baby Doll (1956)**

 

A child bride holds her husband at bay while flirting with a sexy Italian farmer.

Dir: Elia Kazan Cast: Karl Malden , Carroll Baker , Eli Wallach .

BW- 115 mins, CC,

10:00 PM

Bridge to the Sun (1961)

 

An American woman marries a Japanese diplomat on the eve of World War II.

Dir: Etienne Périer Cast: Carroll Baker , James Shigeta , James Yagi .

BW- 112 mins, CC,

12:00 AM

Sylvia (1965)

 

Dir: Gordon Douglas Cast: Carroll Baker , George Maharis , Joanne Dru .

BW- 115 mins,

2:15 AM

Something Wild (1961)

 

A rape victim runs away from her family and takes shelter with a romantic auto mechanic.

Dir: Jack Garfein Cast: Carroll Baker , Ralph Meeker , Mildred Dunnock .

BW- 113 mins, CC,

4:15 AM

Star 80 (1983)

 

Dir: Bob Fosse Cast: Mariel Hemingway , Cliff Robertson , Carroll Baker .

BW- 0 mins,

 

26th – Anthony Quinn

He starred in numerous critically acclaimed and commercially successful films, including La Strada, The Guns of Navarone, Zorba the Greek, Guns for San Sebastian, Lawrence of Arabia, The Shoes of the Fisherman, The Message, Lion of the Desert, Last Action Hero and A Walk in the Clouds. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor twice: for Viva Zapata! in 1952 and Lust for Life in 1956.

Movies Being Shown

 

26 Sunday

6:00 AM

Warlock (1959)

 

A Western town hires a famous gunman to rid it of outlaws.

Dir: Edward Dmytryk Cast: Richard Widmark , Henry Fonda , Anthony Quinn .

C- 121 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

8:15 AM

Guns of Navarone, The (1961)

 

A team of Allied saboteurs fight their way behind enemy lines to destroy a pair of Nazi guns.

Dir: J. Lee Thompson Cast: Gregory Peck , David Niven , Anthony Quinn .

C- 157 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

11:00 AM

Shoes of the Fisherman, The (1968)

 

International intrigue follows the election of the first Russian pope.

Dir: Michael Anderson Cast: Anthony Quinn , Laurence Olivier , Oskar Werner .

C- 162 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

1:45 PM

Lust For Life (1956)

 

Passionate biography of painter Vincent van Gogh, whose genius drove him mad.

Dir: Vincente Minnelli Cast: Kirk Douglas , Anthony Quinn , James Donald .

C- 122 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

4:00 PM

Viva Zapata! (1952)

 

Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata leads the peasants against a corrupt president.

Dir: Elia Kazan Cast: Marlon Brando , Jean Peters , Anthony Quinn .

BW- 113 mins, CC,

6:00 PM

High Wind in Jamaica, A (1965)

 

Dir: Alexander Mackendrick Cast: Anthony Quinn , James Coburn , Dennis Price .

BW- 103 mins,

8:00 PM

Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962)

 

A washed-up prizefighter tries to free himself from his ruthless promoters to build a new life.

Dir: Ralph Nelson Cast: Anthony Quinn , Jackie Gleason , Mickey Rooney .

BW- 85 mins, CC,

9:30 PM

Secret Of Santa Vittoria, The (1969)

 

During World War II, Italian villagers hide their wine from the German army.

Dir: Stanley Kramer Cast: Anthony Quinn , Anna Magnani , Virna Lisi .

C- 140 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

12:00 AM

Twenty-Fifth Hour, The (1967)

 

A Romanian peasant fights to get back to his family after he’s imprisoned by the Nazis.

Dir: Henri Verneuil Cast: Anthony Quinn , Virna Lisi , Michael Redgrave .

C- 121 mins, Letterbox Format

2:15 AM

La Strada (1954)

 

A traveling strongman buys a peasant girl to be his wife and co-star.

Dir: Federico Fellini Cast: Giulietta Masina , Anthony Quinn , Richard Basehart .

BW- 108 mins,

4:15 AM

Deaf Smith and Johnny Ears (1973)

 

A deaf gunslinger fights for Texas’ independence.

Dir: Paolo Cavara Cast: Anthony Quinn , Franco Nero , Pamela Tiffin .

C- 92 mins, CC,

 

Her six-decade career included work in radio, stage, film, and television. To current audiences, she is best known for her role as Endora on the television series Bewitched, but she also has notable roles in films, including Citizen Kane, The Magnificent Ambersons, All That Heaven Allows, Show Boat, and Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte.

Movies Being Shown

 

27 Monday

6:00 AM

Tomorrow, the World! (1944)

 

An American family takes in a young German relative and discovers he’s been indoctrinated with Nazi propaganda.

Dir: Leslie Fenton Cast: Fredric March , Betty Field , Agnes Moorehead .

BW- 82 mins,

7:30 AM

Our Vines Have Tender Grapes (1945)**

 

A Norwegian farmer tries to raise two children in the Midwest.

Dir: Roy Rowland Cast: Edward G. Robinson , Margaret O’Brien , James Craig .

BW- 106 mins, CC,

9:30 AM

Scandal at Scourie (1953)**

 

Controversy erupts in a small Canadian town when a Protestant couple tries to adopt a Catholic child.

Dir: Jean Negulesco Cast: Greer Garson , Walter Pidgeon , Agnes Moorehead .

C- 90 mins, CC,

11:00 AM

Without Honor (1949)

 

Dir: Irving Pichel Cast: Laraine Day , Dane Clark , Franchot Tone .

BW- 69 mins,

12:15 PM

Meet Me in Las Vegas (1956)

 

A ballerina becomes a gambler’s lucky charm.

Dir: Roy Rowland Cast: Dan Dailey , Cyd Charisse , Agnes Moorehead .

C- 112 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

2:15 PM

Caged (1950)**

 

A young innocent fights to survive the harsh life in a women’s prison.

Dir: John Cromwell Cast: Eleanor Parker , Agnes Moorehead , Ellen Corby .

BW- 97 mins, CC,

4:30 PM

Citizen Kane (1941)

 

The investigation of a publishing tycoon’s dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.

Dir: Orson Welles Cast: Joseph Cotten , Dorothy Comingore , Agnes Moorehead .

BW- 119 mins, CC,

6:45 PM

Journey Into Fear (1942)

 

A munitions expert gets mixed up with gunrunners in Turkey.

Dir: Norman Foster Cast: Joseph Cotten , Dolores Del Rio , Ruth Warrick .

BW- 68 mins, CC,

8:00 PM

Magnificent Ambersons, The (1942)

 

A possessive son’s efforts to keep his mother from remarrying threaten to destroy his family.

Dir: Orson Welles Cast: Joseph Cotten , Dolores Costello , Anne Baxter .

BW- 88 mins, CC,

9:45 PM

Mrs. Parkington (1944)**

 

A lady’s maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society.

Dir: Tay Garnett Cast: Greer Garson , Walter Pidgeon , Edward Arnold .

BW- 124 mins, CC,

12:00 AM

Hush … Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)**

 

A wealthy southern spinster fights to keep her family’s secrets hidden.

Dir: Robert Aldrich Cast: Bette Davis , Olivia De Havilland , Joseph Cotten .

BW- 133 mins, CC,

2:30 AM

Johnny Belinda (1948)**

 

A small-town doctor helps a deaf-mute farm girl learn to communicate.

Dir: Jean Negulesco Cast: Jane Wyman , Lew Ayres , Charles Bickford .

BW- 102 mins, CC,

4:30 AM

Big Street, The (1942)

 

A nightclub waiter, who’s in love with a selfish showgirl, gets to prove his love when she’s injured.

Dir: Irving Reis Cast: Henry Fonda , Lucille Ball , Barton MacLane .

BW- 89 mins, CC,

 

28th – Lew Ayres

Ayres’ film and television career spanned 65 years. He is best known for starring as German soldier Paul Bäumer in the film All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) and for playing Dr. Kildare in nine movies. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in Johnny Belinda (1948).

Movies Being Shown

28 Tuesday

6:00 AM

Kiss, The (1929)

 

A woman’s generosity to an amorous youth leads to tragedy.

Dir: Jacques Feyder Cast: Greta Garbo , Conrad Nagel , Anders Randolf .

BW- 62 mins,

7:30 AM

Doorway to Hell, The (1930)

 

Despite his efforts to go straight, a young gangster keeps falling back into crime.

Dir: Archie Mayo Cast: Lew Ayres , Charles Judels , Dorothy Mathews .

BW- 78 mins, CC,

9:00 AM

Spring Madness (1938)

 

A Harvard man romances a coed from a nearby college.

Dir: S. Sylvan Simon Cast: Maureen O’Sullivan , Lew Ayres , Ruth Hussey .

BW- 67 mins,

10:30 AM

Remember? (1939)

 

A bickering couple takes an amnesia potion so they can re-discover each other.

Dir: Norman Z. McLeod Cast: Robert Taylor , Greer Garson , Lew Ayres .

BW- 83 mins, CC,

12:15 PM

Young Dr. Kildare (1938)

 

A medical school graduate must choose between a small-town practice and a big-city internship.

Dir: Harold S. Bucquet Cast: Lionel Barrymore , Lew Ayres , Lynne Carver .

BW- 82 mins, CC,

1:45 PM

Calling Dr. Kildare (1939)

 

A young doctor treats a gangster and falls for the man’s kid sister.

Dir: Harold S. Bucquet Cast: Lew Ayres , Lionel Barrymore , Laraine Day .

BW- 86 mins, CC,

3:30 PM

Unfaithful, The (1947)

 

While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.

Dir: Vincent Sherman Cast: Ann Sheridan , Lew Ayres , Zachary Scott .

BW- 109 mins,

5:30 PM

Advise & Consent (1962)

 

A controversial presidential nomination threatens the careers of several prominent politicians.

Dir: Otto Preminger Cast: Henry Fonda , Charles Laughton , Don Murray .

BW- 138 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

8:00 PM

All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

 

Young German soldiers try to adjust to the horrors of World War I.

Dir: Lewis Milestone Cast: Louis Wolheim , Lew Ayres , John Wray .

BW- 133 mins,

10:30 PM

Last Train From Madrid, The (1937)

 

Dir: James Hogan Cast: Dorothy Lamour , Lew Ayres , Gilbert Roland .

BW- 77 mins,

12:00 AM

These Glamour Girls (1939)

 

A drunken college boy invites a taxi dancer to spend the weekend at his snobbish school.

Dir: S. Sylvan Simon Cast: Lew Ayres , Lana Turner , Tom Brown .

BW- 79 mins, CC,

1:30 AM

No Escape (1953)

 

A woman and a songwriter suspected of murder join forces to crack the case.

Dir: Charles Bennett Cast: Lew Ayres , Sonny Tufts , Marjorie Steele .

BW- 76 mins,

3:00 AM

Fingers at the Window (1942)

 

A magician uses hypnosis to create an army of murderers.

Dir: Charles Lederer Cast: Lew Ayres , Laraine Day , Basil Rathbone .

BW- 81 mins, CC,

4:30 AM

Golden Fleecing, The (1940)

 

A mild-mannered insurance salesman gets mixed up with gangsters.

Dir: Leslie Fenton Cast: Lew Ayres , Rita Johnson , Lloyd Nolan .

BW- 68 mins, CC,

29th – Lauren Bacall

Known for her distinctive voice and sultry looks. She was named the 20th greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema by the American Film Institute, and received an Academy Honorary Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2009, “in recognition of her central place in the Golden Age of motion pictures”.

Movies Being Shown

 

29 Wednesday

6:00 AM

Dark Passage (1947)**

 

A man falsely accused of his wife’s murder escapes to search for the real killer.

Dir: Delmer Daves Cast: Humphrey Bogart , Lauren Bacall , Bruce Bennett .

BW- 106 mins, CC,

8:00 AM

Bacall on Bogart (1988)

 

Lauren Bacall hosts this extraordinary documentary on her life on- and off-screen with her late husband, Humphrey Bogart.

Dir: David Heeley Cast: Lauren Bacall , Ingrid Bergman , Peter Bogdanovich .

C- 84 mins, CC,

9:30 AM

To Have and Have Not (1944)**

 

A skipper-for-hire’s romance with a beautiful drifter is complicated by his growing involvement with the French resistance.

Dir: Howard Hawks Cast: Humphrey Bogart , Walter Brennan , Lauren Bacall .

BW- 100 mins, CC,

11:30 AM

Blood Alley (1955)

 

An American sailor breaks out of a Chinese jail and dodges Communist agents on the road to Hong Kong.

Dir: William A. Wellman Cast: John Wayne , Lauren Bacall , Paul Fix .

C- 115 mins, Letterbox Format

1:30 PM

Young Man With a Horn (1950)

 

A young trumpet player is torn between an honest singer and a manipulative heiress.

Dir: Michael Curtiz Cast: Kirk Douglas , Lauren Bacall , Doris Day .

BW- 112 mins, CC,

3:30 PM

Sex and the Single Girl (1964)

 

A journalist sets out to expose a female sex expert but falls for her instead.

Dir: Richard Quine Cast: Tony Curtis , Natalie Wood , Henry Fonda .

C- 114 mins, CC,

5:45 PM

Designing Woman (1957)

 

A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.

Dir: Vincente Minnelli Cast: Gregory Peck , Lauren Bacall , Dolores Gray .

C- 118 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

8:00 PM

Big Sleep, The (1946)**

 

Private eye Philip Marlowe investigates a society girl’s involvement in the murder of a pornographer.

Dir: Howard Hawks Cast: Humphrey Bogart , Lauren Bacall , John Ridgely .

BW- 114 mins, CC,

10:00 PM

Key Largo (1948)**

 

A returning veteran tangles with a ruthless gangster during a hurricane.

Dir: John Huston Cast: Humphrey Bogart , Edward G. Robinson , Lauren Bacall .

BW- 100 mins, CC,

12:00 AM

Gift of Love, The (1958)

 

A dying woman arranges an adoption to leave her husband with some consolation.

Dir: Jean Negulesco Cast: Lauren Bacall , Robert Stack , Evelyn Rudie .

C- 101 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

2:00 AM

Bright Leaf (1950)

 

Two tobacco growers battle for control of the cigarette market.

Dir: Michael Curtiz Cast: Gary Cooper , Lauren Bacall , Patricia Neal .

BW- 111 mins, CC,

4:00 AM

Confidential Agent (1945)

 

A Spanish spy and an American heiress battle fascists in England.

Dir: Herman Shumlin Cast: Charles Boyer , Lauren Bacall , Katina Paxinou .

BW- 118 mins, CC,

 

30th – Marcello Mastroianni

His prominent films include: La Dolce Vita; 8½; La Notte; Divorce Italian Style; Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow; Marriage Italian Style; The 10th Victim; A Special Day; City of Women; Henry IV; Dark Eyes; and Stanno tutti bene.

Movies Being Shown

 

30 Thursday

6:00 AM

Le Notti Bianche (1957)

 

An office worker falls for a woman who’s pining for the man who deserted her.

Dir: Luchino Visconti Cast: Maria Schell , Marcello Mastroianni , Jean Marais .

BW- 102 mins,

8:00 AM

Priest’s Wife, The (1971)

 

A priest falls in love with a young woman and sets her up as his mistress.

Dir: Dino Risi Cast: Sophia Loren , Marcello Mastroianni , Venantino Venantini .

C- 107 mins, CC,

10:00 AM

Ginger and Fred (1986)

 

A song-and-dance team are reunited for a nostalgic television special.

Dir: Federico Fellini Cast: Marcello Mastroianni , Franco Fabrizi , Giulietta Masina .

C- 127 mins, Letterbox Format

12:15 PM

Place for Lovers, A (1969)

 

An American fashion designer with a fatal disease falls for an Italian engineer.

Dir: Vittorio De Sica Cast: Faye Dunaway , Marcello Mastroianni , Caroline Mortimer .

C- 88 mins, CC, Letterbox Format

2:00 PM

Family Diary (1962)

 

Twin brothers separated in childhood lead very different lives.

Dir: Valerio Zurlini Cast: Marcello Mastroianni , Jacques Perrin , Sylvie .

C- 113 mins, Letterbox Format

4:00 PM

Marriage – Italian Style (1964)

 

A businessman’s discarded mistress refuses to tell him which of her three sons is his.

Dir: Vittorio De Sica Cast: Sophia Loren , Marcello Mastroianni , Aldo Puglisi .

C- 102 mins, Letterbox Format

5:45 PM

La Notte (1961)

 

A successful writer and his wife face the meaninglessness of their relationship during a night of wild partying.

Dir: Michelangelo Antonioni Cast: Jeanne Moreau , Marcello Mastroianni , Monica Vitti .

BW- 122 mins, Letterbox Format

8:00 PM

8 1/2 (1963)

 

A world-famous film director juggles his romantic relationships while trying to come up with an idea for his next picture.

Dir: Federico Fellini Cast: Marcello Mastroianni , Claudia Cardinale , Anouk Aimée .

BW- 139 mins, Letterbox Format

10:30 PM

Special Day, A (1977)

 

Two neighbors, a persecuted journalist and a resigned housewife, meet during Hitler’s visit in Italy in May 1938.

Dir: Ettore Scola Cast: Sophia Loren , Marcello Mastroianni , John Vernon .

C- 107 mins, Letterbox Format

12:30 AM

Organizer, The (1963)

 

At the turn of the century exploited textile factory workers fight for better working conditions.

Dir: Mario Monicelli Cast: Marcello Mastroianni , Renato Salvatori , Annie Girardot .

BW- 130 mins, Letterbox Format

2:45 AM

Pizza Triangle, The (1970)

 

Dir: Ettore Scola Cast: Marcello Mastroianni , Monica Vitti , Giancarlo Giannini .

BW- 99 mins,

4:30 AM

Kiss The Other Sheik (1965)

 

A battling husband and wife get mixed up with a lecherous Arab.

Dir: Luciano Salce Cast: Marcello Mastroianni , Pamela Tiffin , Virna Lisi .

C- 85 mins,

 

31st – Joan Crawford

She made her film debut in Lady of the Night (1925), as a body double for film star Norma Shearer. She appeared in several other films before she made her major breakthrough playing Lon Chaney’s love interest in the 1927 horror film, The Unknown.

She received critical and commercial acclaim for her performance in drama Mildred Pierce (1945). The film earned her an Academy Award for Best Actress.

Movies Being Shown

31 Friday

6:00 AM

Spring Fever (1927)

 

In this silent film, a shipping clerk pretends to be a champion golfer to win an heiress’ heart.

Dir: Edward Sedgwick Cast: William Haines , Joan Crawford , George K. Arthur .

BW- 78 mins,

7:30 AM

Across to Singapore (1928)

 

In this silent film, sailor brothers become romantic rivals.

Dir: William Nigh Cast: Ramon Novarro , Joan Crawford , Ernest Torrence .

BW- 85 mins,

9:00 AM

Rain (1932)

 

A missionary tries to reform a streetwalker trapped on a Pacific island.

Dir: Lewis Milestone Cast: Frederic Howard , Ben Hendricks , William Gargan .

BW- 94 mins,

10:45 AM

Last of Mrs. Cheyney, The (1937)

 

A chic jewel thief in England falls in love with one of her marks.

Dir: Richard Boleslawski Cast: Joan Crawford , William Powell , Robert Montgomery .

BW- 98 mins, CC,

12:30 PM

Mannequin (1938)

 

A small-time crook’s wife falls for a shipping magnate.

Dir: Frank Borzage Cast: Joan Crawford , Spencer Tracy , Alan Curtis .

BW- 95 mins, CC,

2:15 PM

When Ladies Meet (1941)

 

A female novelist doesn’t realize her new friend is the wife whose husband she’s trying to steal.

Dir: Robert Z. Leonard Cast: Joan Crawford , Robert Taylor , Greer Garson .

BW- 105 mins, CC,

4:00 PM

Humoresque (1946)

 

A classical musician from the slums is sidetracked by his love for a wealthy neurotic.

Dir: Jean Negulesco Cast: Joan Crawford , John Garfield , Oscar Levant .

BW- 124 mins, CC,

6:15 PM

Torch Song (1953)

 

A tempestuous musical theatre star falls for a blind pianist.

Dir: Charles Walters Cast: Joan Crawford , Michael Wilding , Gig Young .

C- 90 mins, CC,

8:00 PM

Sudden Fear (1952)

 

An ambitious actor insinuates himself into the life of a wealthy middle-aged woman, then plots with his mistress to murder her.

Dir: David Miller Cast: Joan Crawford , Jack Palance , Gloria Grahame .

BW- 111 mins,

10:00 PM

Harriet Craig (1950)

 

A woman’s devotion to her home drives away friends and family.

Dir: Vincent Sherman Cast: Joan Crawford , Wendell Corey , Lucile Watson .

BW- 94 mins, CC,

12:00 AM

Goodbye, My Fancy (1951)

 

When she returns to her alma mater to pick up an honorary degree, a congresswoman re-ignites an old flame.

Dir: Vincent Sherman Cast: Joan Crawford , Robert Young , Frank Lovejoy .

BW- 108 mins, CC,

2:00 AM

Strait-Jacket (1964)

 

Murder follows an axe murderer home when she’s released from a mental hospital.

Dir: William Castle Cast: Joan Crawford , Diane Baker , Leif Erickson .

BW- 93 mins, CC,

3:45 AM

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)

 

A crazed, aging star torments her sister in a decaying Hollywood mansion.

Dir: Robert Aldrich Cast: Bette Davis , Joan Crawford , Victor Buono .

BW- 134 mins, CC,