Sun Aug 30 6:00am
It's a Big Country TCM

This eight-episode anthology examines a cross-section of perspectives and personalities of different ethnicities in 1950s America.

Sun Aug 30 7:30am
Today We Live TCM

A love triangle set during World War I centers on a pleasure-seeking British woman who is romantically involved with her brother's naval buddy. She then falls for an American pilot who is thought to have later died during a combat mission.

Sun Aug 30 9:30am
Friendly Persuasion TCM

William Wyler's beautifully made film about a Quaker family in Civil War Indiana, where the father struggles to adhere to his pacifist ways, while his teenage son undergoes a crisis of conscience over whether to sign up for military service or not and be j (more…)

Sun Aug 30 12:00pm
One Sunday Afternoon TCM

At the turn of the 20th century, a married dentist rekindles his romance with a former girlfriend whom he lost years before when she fell for and married his best friend.

Sun Aug 30 1:30pm
Meet John Doe TCM

Frank Capra's classic about a down-on-his-luck baseball player who agrees to impersonate a fictional, idealistic "everyman" created by a newspaperwoman to boost circulation, and then finds himself at the center of a political movement.

Sun Aug 30 3:45pm
Task Force TCM

The Navy's struggle to develop aircraft carriers, from the 1920s to World War II, is told through the experiences of a career naval aviator. Features actual World War II color battle footage shot by the U.S. Signal Corps.

Sun Aug 30 6:00pm
The Wreck of the Mary Deare TCM

A salvage-ship captain attempts to help prove that a skipper is not guilty of negligence in the mysterious scuttling and sinking of his vessel.

Sun Aug 30 8:00pm
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town TCM

Frank Capra satire about a Thoreau-quoting, tuba-playing small-town poet who inherits $20 million and, disillusioned with wealth, decides to give it all away, prompting his lawyer to have him declared insane. Capra's direction won an Oscar for this Best Pi (more…)

Sun Aug 30 10:15pm
Sergeant York TCM

Gary Cooper won an Oscar for his portrayal of Alvin C. York, a sharpshooting Tennessee mountaineer turned World War I hero who singlehandedly killed 25 Germans and captured 132 in one day's action in the Argonne Forest. Cooper had to be talked into taking (more…)

Mon Aug 31 12:45am
Love in the Afternoon TCM

Director-cowriter Billy Wilder's comedy of errors follows a May-December romance between a young Parisian woman (Audrey Hepburn) and an American playboy (Gary Cooper). Wilder's frequent co-contributer I.A.L. Diamond shares screenplay credit.

Mon Aug 31 3:00am
Dallas TCM

A former Confederate officer seeking revenge against an outlaw finds him living in Texas as a law-abiding citizen.

Tue Sep 1 8:00pm
Meet John Doe TCM

Frank Capra's classic about a down-on-his-luck baseball player who agrees to impersonate a fictional, idealistic "everyman" created by a newspaperwoman to boost circulation, and then finds himself at the center of a political movement.

Thu Sep 3 8:00pm
Beau Geste TCM

Adventures in the Foreign Legion.

Fri Sep 4 3:15pm
Make Me a Star TCM

Farce about a grocery clerk (Stuart Erwin) who travels to Hollywood to become a star. Joan Blondell. Mrs. Scudder: ZaSu Pitts. Ben: Ben Turpin. Gashwiler: Charles Sellon. Mrs. Gashwiler: Florence Roberts. Includes cameos by Maurice Chevalier, Sylvia Sydney (more…)

Details

  • Birth Name: Frank James Cooper
  • Birth Place: Helena, MT
  • Birthday: May 7, 1901, Taurus
  • Died: May 13, 1961
  • Profession: Actor, Producer
  • User Rating:4.94 out of 5 (32 ratings)
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