The last full week of July on TCM has nights paying tribute to Ava Gardner and star-of-the-month Ronald Coleman. The semi-weekly spotlight "50 Years of Hitchcock" comes to an end, Noir Alley continues, and '50s Car Culture gets featured one night.
Starring Ava Gardner: The Barefoot Contessa (1954) - Monday, July 24 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A Spanish dancer becomes an international star but still longs to get her feet in the dirt.
Click above to see an exclusive video on why The Barefoot Contessa means so much to TCM Primetime Host Ben Mankiewicz.
'50s Car Culture: Hot Rod (1950) - Tuesday, July 25 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A young man restores an old car behind his disapproving father's back.
Click above for a photo gallery of the classic cars featured in the films of TCM's '50s Car Culture Spotlight.
TCM Spotlight: 50 Years of Hitchcock with co-host Alexandre O. Philippe: Vertigo (1958) - Wednesday, July 26 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A detective falls for the mysterious woman he's been hired to tail.
Star of the Month: Ronald Colman - A Double Life (1947) - Thursday, July 27 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
An actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character's jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.
TCM Spotlight: 50 Years of Hitchcock with co-host Alexandre O. Philippe: Marnie (1955) - Friday, July 28 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
A rich man marries a compulsive thief and tries to unlock the secrets of her mind.
The Essentials: Hosted by Alec Baldwin - Some Like It Hot (1950) Saturday, July 29 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band.
Noir Alley: Hosted by Eddie Muller - Born to Kill (1947) Sunday, July 30 at 10:00 a.m. (ET)
A murderer marries a young innocent then goes after her more experienced sister.