This week begins with looks at the American Dream and Independence Day. The big summer spotlight "50 Years of Hitchcock" runs on Wednesdays and Fridays and is sure to bust DVRs. Ronald Coleman is the Star in the Month running on Thursdays.
The American Dream: America America (1963) - Monday, July 3 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A young Greek stops at nothing to secure a passage to America.
Independence Day: Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) - Tuesday, July 4 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs.
TCM Spotlight: 50 Years of Hitchcock with co-host Alexandre O. Philippe: The Ring (1927) - Wednesday, July 5 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
Two boxers spar over the affections of one woman.
Star of the Month: Ronald Colman: The White Sister (1923) - Thursday, July 6 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
Thinking her lover was killed in the war, a young woman becomes a nun.
TCM Spotlight: 50 Years of Hitchcock with co-host Alexandre O. Philippe: Number Seventeen (1932) - Friday, July 7 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A detective sets out to recover a necklace lifted by jewel thieves.
The Essentials: Hosted by Alec Baldwin and Tina Fey - Bride of Frankenstein (1935) Saturday, July 8 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
To save his wife, Baron Frankenstein must build a mate for his monster.
Noir Alley: Hosted by Eddie Muller - T-Men (1948) Sunday, July 9 at 10:00 a.m. (ET)
U.S. agents infiltrate a deadly counterfeiting ring.