TCM Programming Alert for Week of 01-18-16

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This week's highlights at TCM suggests that films don't have to be old to be considered classics.

Sounder!

African American Coming-of-Age: Sounder! (1972) Monday, Jan. 18 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
Black sharecroppers during the Depression fight to get their children a decent education.
 
Penny Serenade
 
Robert Osborne's Picks: Penny Serenade (1941) Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 9:45 p.m. (ET) 
A woman on the verge of divorce recalls her heartbreaking attempts to adopt a child.
 
The Apartment

Star of the Month: Fred MacMurray The Apartment (1960) Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 10:15 p.m. (ET) 
An aspiring executive lets his bosses use his apartment for assignations, only to fall for the big chief's mistress.

Pride of the Yankees

TCM Spotlight: William Cameron Menzies - Pride of the Yankees (1942) Thursday, Jan. 21 at 10:15 p.m. (ET) 
Baseball legend Lou Gehrig faces a crippling disease at the height of his success.

Much Ado About Nothing

Starring Emma Thompson: Much Ado About Nothing (1993) Friday, Jan. 22 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
Friends plot to make sworn enemies fall in love.

The More The Merrier

Starring Charles Coburn: The More The Merrier (1943) Saturday, Jan. 23 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) 
The World War II housing shortage brings three people together for an unlikely romance.

No Way Out

No Way Out (1950) Sunday, Jan. 24 at 10:00 p.m. (ET) 
A racist gangster forces a black doctor to tend to his injuries.

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