Tag Archives: Technicolor

I Love Melvin, 1953, Is Playing on TCM on April 1 (USA)

April 2019 will be an excellent month for Robert Taylor films on Turner Classic Movies.  There will  be seven, including two showings of Camille.  The others are All the Brothers Were Valiant, Ride Vaquero, Valley of the Kings and Waterloo … Continue reading

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Billy the Kid, 1941, Is Playing on TCM on July 27 (USA)

Billy the Kid, 1941, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wednesday, July 27 at 8:15 a.m. est.  Closed captioned. Billy the Kid (1941) is an early example of the use of Technicolor. The film is visually outstanding. Cinematographers Leonard V. … Continue reading

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I Love Melvin, 1953, Is Playing On TCM on June 15 (USA)

I Love Melvin, 1953, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on June 15 at 1:30 p.m. est.  Closed captioned. Okay, I Love Melvin isn’t a Robert Taylor movie.  It is a fun movie with a delightful cameo by Mr. Taylor. … Continue reading

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Lady of the Tropics, 1939 and Billy the Kid, 1941 Are Playing on TCM on June 8 (USA)

On June 8, 1969, Robert Taylor died of lung cancer at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, CA.  On the anniversary of this day, Turner Classic is playing two of his films–Lady of the Tropics, 1939 at 4:30 p.m. est … Continue reading

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Billy the Kid, 1941 Will Be Shown on TCM Movies on Demand Until September 8 (USA)

Billy the Kid,1941, Robert Taylor’s first western, will be playing on Turner Classic Movies on Demand until September 8.  Closed captioned. Billy the Kid (1941) is an early example of the use of Technicolor. The film is visually outstanding. Cinematographers … Continue reading

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“I Love Melvin” Is Playing on TCM on December 4 (USA)

I Love Melvin (1953) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thu, December 04, 2014 10:15 AM est.  Closed captioned. Okay, I Love Melvin isn’t a Robert Taylor movie.  It is a fun movie with a delightful cameo by Mr. … Continue reading

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“I Love Melvin” Is Not Playing on TCM on April 13 (USA) Updated

Sorry, this appears to have been changed.  I went to set my recorder and found a Mickey Rooney film in this time slot.  I’m sure it’s part of a salute to Mr. Rooney after his death.  Hopefully Melvin will turn … Continue reading

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