TCM honoring Debbie Reynolds January 27 with 24-hour marathon

This was posted on Friday, December 30, 2016 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

In honor of legendary film actress Debbie Reynolds, who passed away December 28 a day after her daughter Carrie Fisher, Atlanta-based Turner Classic Movies has scheduled a 24-hour marathon of her movies on Friday, January 27.

The network will include two of her most notable movies: her breakthrough “Singin’ in the Rain” with Gene Kelly from 1952 and 1964’s “The Unsinkable Molly Brown,” where she received her only Oscar nomination.

Additionally fans can see “Singin’ in the Rain” on the big screen January 15 and 18 as part of the TCM Big Screen Classics series in partnership with Fathom events. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.FathomEvents.com

Here is the schedule:

TCM Remembers Debbie Reynolds – Friday, Jan. 27

6:00 a.m. It Started With A Kiss (1959) – After a whirlwind courtship, an Army officer and his wacky wife try to make their marriage work

7:45 a.m. Bundle Of Joy (1956) – A shop girl is mistaken for the mother of a foundling

9:30 a.m. How The West Was Won (1963) – Three generations of pioneers take part in the forging of the American West

12:30 p.m. The Tender Trap (1955) – A swinging bachelor finds love when he meets a girl immune to his line

2:30 p.m Hit The Deck (1955) – Sailors on leave in San Francisco get mixed up in love and show business

4:30 p.m. I Love Melvin (1953) – A photographer’s assistant promises to turn a chorus girl into a cover girl

6:00 p.m. Singin’ In The Rain (1952) – A silent-screen swashbuckler finds love while trying to adjust to the coming of sound

8:00 p.m. The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964) – A musical biography of the backwoods girl who struck it rich in Colorado and survived the Titanic

10:30 p.m. The Mating Game (1959) – A tax agent falls for a farm girl whose father he’s investigating

12:30 a.m.  The Catered Affair (1956) – A working-class mother fights to give her daughter a big wedding whether the girl wants it or not

2:15 a.m. The Singing Nun (1965) – Fanciful biography of the Belgian nun who briefly made the hit parade

4:00 a.m. How Sweet It Is! (1968) – A married couple’s working vacation in Paris turns into a battle to stay faithful

(All times Eastern)

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