01:41 — Rodgers and Hammerstein musical about a Hong Kong girl who goes to San Francisco for an arranged marriage but falls in love with another man.
02:07 — Once a Marine, always a Marine. After three decades in the corps, Sergeant Major William Bailey, a tough-minded drillmaster serving in the Philippines (more…)
02:21 — In Hong Kong, an American war correspondent and a widowed Eurasian doctor fall in love, but are separated when he is sent to cover the Korean War.
00:56 — Two pilots find themselves in charge of a 7-year-old Chinese girl at the Seattle World's Fair. One of Russell's first boyhood roles!
Playing mostly comedy here, as shipmates of undetermined WWII loyalty Rick (Humphrey Bogart), Alberta (Mary Astor) and Lorenz (Sydney Greenstreet) kil (more…)
02:18 — With its electrifying flight sequences and high-powered cast, The Hunters is a mesmerizing film based on the best-selling novel by veteran fighter pil (more…)
02:40 — Two pilots find themselves in charge of a 7-year-old Chinese girl at the Seattle World's Fair. One of Russell's first boyhood roles!
02:50 — Humphrey Bogart, an American Army Officer, is booted out of service on false charges of treason. As he sails to China, he comes into contact with a se (more…)
00:18 — An American mercenary in Shanghai becomes involved with a devious Mata Hari while aiding Chinese peasants in their struggle against a warlord.
Columbia professor David (Tony Curtis), with conspiring TV-writer buddy Mike (Dean Martin), ambushes his wife Ann (Janet Leigh, also Mrs. Curtis), who (more…)
Director George Sidney shooting on location at Columbia University in Manhattan, where Tony Curtis is a chemistry teacher, caught canoodling by his (r (more…)
Chinese villagers hire a team of karate fighters to rid their home of a gangster in Kill A Dragon (1967) starring Jack Palance.
Buddwing (James Garner) isn't sure he wants to be picked up by The Blonde (Jean Simmons) who's on a scavenger hunt in Mister Buddwing, 1966.
Mike (Elvis Presley) signs up for NASA then leads Diane (Joan O'Brien) through the finale production number Happy Ending by Sid Wayne and Ben Weisman (more…)
Buddwing (James Garner) and The Blonde (Jean Simmons) are pursuing their scavenger hunt when Hank (Raymond St. Jacques) invites them to a gambling joi (more…)
Mike (Elvis Presley) knocks out One Broken Heart for Sale by Otis Blackwell and Winfield Scott, springing from a card game in It Happened at the World (more…)
Mike (Elvis Presley) hires a kid (Kurt Russell!) to injure him so he can visit the fetching nurse Diane (Joan O'Brien) in It Happened at the World's F (more…)
TCM fan and guest programmer Philip Himberg on big screens, Flower Drum Song (1961), Vivien Leigh and Waterloo Bridge (1940) in the TCM Original My Re (more…)
Opening sequence introducing crop-duster Mike (Elvis Presley) singing Beyond the Bend by Fred Wise, Ben Weisman and Dolores Fuller, from Norman Taurog (more…)
James Shigeta (as Wang Ta) leads Miyoshi Umeki (as Mei Li) into her Asian-inflected song I Am Going to Like it Here by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hamme (more…)
The Monorail and Space Needle are prominent as Mike (Elvis Presley) and friend Sue-Lin (Vicky Tiu) take in the sights in It Happened at the World's Fa (more…)
A refugee travels to Chinatown as a mail-order bride in Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical comedy Flower Drum Song (1961).
Buddwing (James Garner) worries about a newspaper story about an escaped mental patient, then meets the gregarious Mr. Schwartz (Jack Gilford) in Mist (more…)