Joan Crawford Found! August 22 on TCM Summer Under the Stars

Aug 20 2011

Sunday’s post: Cary Grant

Ah, TCM, now this is the kind of Summer Under the Stars schedule I really like! Monday TCM gives us 24 hours of Joan Crawford including one of her biggest and most beloved titles, Mildred Pierce. They also squeeze a documentary into the Prime Time hours and fill the day with movies from the early 1930’s through the 1950’s.

There are a few over-played 1930’s and especially 40’s titles, but also plenty of lesser shown 1930’s titles that will have my DVR a-whirlin’! Titles this early 30’s fan will be sure to record include Forsaking All Others, I Live My Life, Possessed, and Sadie McKee, a couple of which I’ve seen and I couple I have not.

Joan Crawford on TCM, Monday, August 22

  • 6:00 am – Forsaking All Others (1934)
  • 7:30 am – I Live My Life (1935)
  • 9:15 am – Love on the Run (1936)
  • 10:45 am – When Ladies Meet (1941)
  • 12:45 pm – Daisy Kenyon (1947)
  • 2:30 pm – Flamingo Road (1949)
  • 4:15 pm – Torch Song (1953)
  • 6:00 pm – The Story of Esther Costello (1957)
  • 8:00 pm – Possessed (1931)
  • 9:30 pm – Joan Crawford: The Ultimate Movie Star (2002)
  • 11:00 pm – Mildred Pierce (1945)
  • 1:00 am – Sadie McKee (1934)
  • 2:45 am – The Shining Hour (1938)
  • 4:15 am – Montana Moon (1930)

*All times EST; Schedule for TCM in the U.S.

Another of my favorite tobacco card sets is this one, the 1934 Godfrey Phillips Stars of the Screen set, and today’s star, Joan Crawford, has a particularly attractive card thanks to the pink tint jazzing up an already attractive image. Plus I love the oval frame which adorns every card in the set:

Joan Crawford 1934 Godfrey Phillips Tobacco Card



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