TCM Programming Alert for the Week of 08-01-16

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August is Summer Under the Stars month where each day finds the channel's programming devoted to an actor or actress.  The first week features Edward G. Robinson, Lucille Ball, Bing Crosby, Fay Wray, Karl Malden, Montgomery Clift, and Jean Harlow.

Scarlet Street

Summer Under the Stars: Edward G. Robinson - Scarlet Street (1945) Monday, August 1 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A middle-aged would be painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
 
Yours, Mine, and Ours
 
Summer Under the Stars: Lucille Ball - Yours, Mine and Ours (1968) Tuesday, August 2 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
A widow with eight children marries a widower with ten, then gets pregnant.
 
The Country Girl

Summer Under the Stars: Bing Crosby - The Country Girl (1954) Wednesday, August 3 at 10:15 p.m. (ET) 
While trying to help her husband make a comeback, an alcoholic singer's wife fights her love for another man.

King Kong

Summer Under the Stars: Fay Wray - King Kong (1933) Thursday, August 4 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
A film crew discovers the "eighth wonder of the world," a giant prehistoric ape, and brings him back to New York, where he wreaks havoc.

A Streetcar Named Desire

Summer Under the Stars: Karl Malden - A Streetcar Named Desire (1952) Friday, August 5 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
A fading southern belle tries to build a new life with her sister in New Orleans.

From Here to Eternity

Summer Under the Stars: Montgomery Clift - From Here to Eternity (1953) Saturday, August 6 at 12:45 a.m. (ET) 
Enlisted men in Hawaii fight for love and honor on the eve of World War II.

Bombshell

Summer Under the Stars: Jean Harlow - Bombshell (1933) Sunday, August 7 at 9:30 p.m. (ET) 
A glamorous film star rebels against the studio, her pushy press agent and a family of hangers-on.

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