This week TCM gets a visit from guest programmer William Daniel, and shines a spotlight on Claude Rains in the '30s. There are also themed nights of programming under the headings of "Post-War Melodrama", "U-Boats", and "Thinly Veiled Bios".
1776 (1972) - Monday, April 17 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
The founding fathers struggle to draft the Declaration of Independence
Gentleman Jim (1942) Tuesday, April 18 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
The Invisible Man (1933) Wednesday, April 19 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A scientist's experiments with invisibility turn him into a madman.
On The Town (1949) Thursday, April 20 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
Three sailors wreak havoc as they search for love during a whirlwind 24-hour leave in New York City.
An Affair to Remember (1957) Friday, April 21 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later.
The Enemy Below (1957) Saturday, April 22 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
During World War II, an American destroyer meets a German U-Boat.
Noir Alley Programming - Brute Force (1947) Sunday, April 23 at 10:00 a.m. (ET)
Tough, disgruntled prisoners plan a daring, possibly bloody escape while on a drain pipe detail.