TCM Programming Alert for the Week of 01-09-17

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This week sees the Stars Behind Bars TCM Spotlight continue with Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman in Papillon and another night of of programming devoted to Star-of-the Month Jane Wyman.  Links are included to films we've covered.

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot (1959) Monday, January 9 at 11:00 p.m. (ET) 
Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band. [Review]


TCM Spotlight: Stars Behind Bars - Papillon (1973) Tuesday, January 10 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
Two Devil's Island prisoners devote all of their time to hatching escape plans.


Psycho (1960) Wednesday, January 11 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A woman on the run gets mixed up with a repressed young man and his violent mother.

The Yearling

Star of the Month: Jane Wyman - The Yearling (1947) Thursday, January 12 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.


Cleopatra (1963) Friday, January 13 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
The legendary Egyptian queen tries to use her beauty to conquer the Roman Empire. [Review]

In the Heat of the Night

In the Heat of the Night (1967) Saturday, January 14 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A black police detective from the North faces a bigoted Southern sheriff to accept his help with a murder investigation. [Review]

Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success (1957) Sunday, January 15 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A crooked press agent stoops to new depths to help an egotistical columnist break up his sister's romance.

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