TCM Programming Alert for the Week of 09-12-16

A lot of good selections this week.
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As September rolls along, TCM presents two more nights of the "Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick" event, a winner of Best Picture for star-of-the-month Gene Hackman, and some will like the Billy Wilder classic on Saturday.

Jaws

Jaws (1975) Monday, September 12 at 9:15 p.m. (ET) 
The sheriff of an island town takes to the seas when a bloodthirsty shark invades the local waters.
 
Sons of the Desert
 
Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick - Sons of the Desert (1933) Tuesday, September 13 at 9:00 p.m. (ET) 
Two friends hatch a harebrained scheme to attend a lodge convention over their wives' objections
 
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick - Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948) Wednesday, September 14 at 9:30 p.m. (ET) 
Count Dracula plots to put a simpleton's brain into the body of the Frankenstein monster.

I Married a Witch

I Married a Witch (1942) Thursday, September 15 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A 300-year-old witch wreaks havoc when she falls in love with a young politician.

The French Connection

Star of the Month: Gene Hackman - The French Connection (1971) Friday, September 16 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
Two New York narcotics cops set out to bust a French drug smuggling ring.

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot (1959) Saturday, September 17 at 9:30 p.m. (ET) 
Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band.

Tammy Tell Me True

Tammy Tell Me True (1961) Sunday, September 18 at 9:45 p.m. (ET) 
A swamp girl decides to go to college to improve herself.

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