TCM Programming Alert for the Week of 12-19-16

TCM offers the gift of movies this holiday week, like they do every week.
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Before the Christmas movies comes roaring in at the end of the week on TCM, it begins with The Roaring Twenties.  The spotlight on the Golden Years continues and on Xmas Eve, the entire Thin Man series airs featuring star-of-the-month Myrna Loy.

The Roaring Twenties

The Roaring Twenties (1939) Monday, December 19 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
Three WWI Army buddies get mixed up with the mob in peacetime.

The Old Man and the Sea

TCM Spotlight: The Golden Years - The Old Man and the Sea (1958) Tuesday, December 20 at 9:45 p.m. (ET) 
A Cuban fisherman believes his long dry spell will end when he catches a legendary fish.

Old Yeller

Old Yeller (1958) Wednesday, December 21 at 9:30 p.m. (ET) 
A frontier boy develops close ties with a yellow dog.

Holiday Affair

Holiday Affair (1949) Thursday, December 22 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A young widow is torn between a boring businessman and a romantic ne'er-do-well

The Thin Man

Star of the Month: Myrna Loy - The Thin Man (1934) Friday, December 23 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A husband-and-wife detective team takes on the search for a missing inventor and almost get killed for their efforts.

Christmas in Connecticut

Christmas in Connecticut (1945) Saturday, December 24 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
A homemaking specialist who can't boil water is forced to provide a family holiday for a war hero.

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) Saturday, December 25 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
When he inherits a fortune, a small-town poet has to deal with the corruption of city life.

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