By Film Noir Blonde and Mike Wilmington
The Noir File is FNB’s guide to classic film noir, neo-noir and pre-noir from the schedule of Turner Classic Movies (TCM), which broadcasts them uncut and uninterrupted. The times are Eastern Standard and (Pacific Standard).
Sunday, Sept. 8
Nearly 14 hours of Hitch. Master of suspense. Impish entertainer. Dark comedian. Tormented soul. A movie director with few equals.
10 a.m. (7 a.m.): “Under Capricorn” (1949, Alfred Hitchcock). With Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten and Margaret Leighton.
12 p.m. (9 a.m.): “Stage Fright” (1950, Hitchcock). Jane Wyman, Marlene Dietrich, Richard Todd.
2 p.m. (11 a.m.): “I Confess” (1953, Hitchcock). Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter, Karl Malden.
4 p.m. (1 p.m.): ”The Wrong Man” (1956, Hitchcock). Henry Fonda, Vera Miles, Anthony Quayle.
6 p.m. (3 p.m.): “Saboteur” (1942, Hitchcock). Robert Cummings, Priscilla Lane, Norman Lloyd.
8 p.m. (5 p.m.): “Foreign Correspondent” (1940, Hitchcock). With Joel McCrea, Laraine Day and George Sanders.
10:15 p.m. (7:15 p.m.): “North by Northwest” (1950, Hitchcock). With Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint and James Mason.
12:45 a.m. (9:45 p.m.): “The Ring” (1927). With Carl Brisson and Lillian Hall-Davies. (Silent, with music accompaniment.)
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