Tag Archives: World War II

Bataan, 1943, Is Playing on TCM on July 20 (USA)

Bataan (1943) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Saturday, June 20 at 12 noon est.  Not closed captioned.  This is an extremely intense picture, made when nobody knew for sure how the war would end. Well worth watching. This … Continue reading

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Above and Beyond, 1952, Is Playing on TCM on June 27. (USA)

Above and Beyond, 1952 is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thursday, June 27 at 5:00 a.m. (actually June 28).  Closed captioned.  This is one of several roles for which Robert Taylor should have won an Oscar.  He was outstanding. … Continue reading

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Bataan, 1943, Is Playing on TCM on June 13 (USA)

Bataan (1943) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thursday, June 13 at 12 noon est.  Closed captioned.  This is an extremely intense picture, made when nobody knew for sure how the war would end. Well worth watching. This is … Continue reading

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Bataan, 1943, Is Playing on TCM on November 10 (USA)

Bataan (1943) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Saturday, November 10 at 8:00 p.m. est.  Closed captioned.  This is an extremely intense picture, made when nobody knew for sure how the war would end. Well worth watching. This is … Continue reading

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The Secret Land, 1948, Is Playing on TCM on May 8 (USA)

There are only two Robert Taylor films on Turner Classic Movies, USA, in May.  The first is The Secret Land, which Mr. Taylor narrates. The second is Valley of the Kings, a film I love and in which Mr. Taylor … Continue reading

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The Secret Land, 1948, Is the Only Robert Taylor Film Playing on TCM in January (USA)

This a sad month on Turner Classic Movies for Robert Taylor fans.  There is only one film, The Secret Land, where he is one of three narrators.   I attribute this to the changes at the top at TCM.  Robert Osborne, … Continue reading

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Above and Beyond, 1952, Is Playing on TCM on May 26 (USA)

Above and Beyond, 1952 is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Friday, May 26 at 12:30 a.m. est. (which is actually May 27).  Closed captioned.  This is one of several roles for which Robert Taylor should have won an Oscar.  … Continue reading

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