TCM Programming Alert for the Week of 05-15-17

A look at what's playing this week.
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This week on TCM David Letterman continues his appearances on "The Essentials", Dennis Miller presents another night of Creature Features, and fans gets another night featuring Star-of-the-Month Clark Gable. There are also themed nights that focus on films made by brothers, starring Frances Dee, and more from the year 1967.

Grey Gardens

Grey Gardens (1976) - Monday, May 15 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
Documentary of a reclusive mother and her daughter who created their own world in their mansion known as "Grey Gardens".

China Seas

Star of the Month: Clark Gable - China Seas (1935) Tuesday, May 16 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A sea captain caught in a romantic triangle has to fight off modern-day pirates.

Happy Land

Happy Land (1944) Wednesday, May 17 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A small-town druggist thinks back on the life of the son who has just died in World War II.

Dennis Miller

TCM Spotlight: Creature Features Hosted by Dennis Miller - Them! (1954) Thursday, May 18 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
Federal agents fight to destroy a colony of mutated giant ants.

Bonnie and Clyde

Bonnie and Clyde (1967) Friday, May 19 at 10:15 p.m. (ET) 
The legendary bank robbers run riot in the South of the 1930s.


The Essentials: Hosted by Alec Baldwin - Gilda (1946) Saturday, May 20 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A gambler discovers an old flame in South America, but she's married to his new boss.

Crime of Passion

Noir Alley: Hosted by Eddie Muller - Crime of Passion (1957) Sunday, May 21 at 10:00 a.m. (ET) 
An executive's wife barters sex for her husband's business success.

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