TCM Programming Alert for the Week of 05-23-16

The week concludes with the Annual Memorial Day Weekend War Movie Marathon.
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In addition to TCM's Annual Memorial Day Weekend War Movie, which features 72 hours of films including Star of the Month Robert Ryan in Battle of the Bulge, the channel presents Martin Scorsese's Boxcar Bertha as part their American International Pictures spotlight and Jayne Mansfield in The Girl Can't Help It.


Peabody Award Winning FilmsPromise (1986) Monday, May 23 at 1:00 a.m. (ET) 
When his mother dies, a son inherits her house and custody of his younger brother, who suffers from schizophrenia and epilepsy. 


Sleeper (1973) Tuesday, May 24 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
After awaking from cryogenic suspension, a '70s man gets mixed up with a future revolution.
The Girl Can't Help It
Starring Jayne MansfieldThe Girl Can't Help It (1956) Wednesday, May 25 at 9:45 p.m. (ET) 
A gangster sets out to turn his girlfriend into a rock star.
Boxcar Bertha

TCM Spotlight: American International Studios: The ‘70sBoxcar Bertha (1972) Thursday, May 26 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
A union leader enlists his girlfriend in a plot to get back at the railroad's evil management.
Battle of the Bulge
Star of the Month: Robert Ryan - Battle of the Bulge (1965) Friday, May 27 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A crack Nazi unit holds off the Allies during World War II.
The Hill
Annual Memorial Day Weekend War Movie MarathonThe Hill (1965) Saturday, May 28 at 5:45 p.m. (ET) 
Prisoners fight to survive the grueling conditions in a North African military stockade.
Annual Memorial Day Weekend War Movie Marathon - Glory (1989) Sunday, May 29 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A young, white army officer is assigned to lead an all-black unit in the Civil War.

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