Press release: Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will celebrate the life and career of seminal actor Sean Connery with a programming tribute on Wednesday, November 25. Connery, who passed away on October 31 at the age of 90, was iconic for originating the role of James Bond, starring in seven Bond films from 1962 to 1983. He also exhibited his range in films including Alfred Hitchcock’s last great work Marnie (1964) and later The Untouchables (1987), which earned him an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
The following is the complete schedule for TCM's on-air tribute to Sean Connery:
TCM Remembers Sean Connery - Wednesday, November 25
8:00 p.m. Thunderball (1965) - James Bond hunts for stolen nuclear warheads in the Bahamas. [Review]
10:30 p.m. You Only Live Twice (1967) - James Bond investigates a series attacks in space that could lead to nuclear war. [Review]
12:45 a.m. Marnie (1964) - A rich man marries a compulsive thief and tries to unlock the secrets of her mind.
3:15 a.m. The Hill (1965) - Prisoners fight to survive the grueling conditions in a North African military stockade.
5:30 a.m. The Man Who Would Be King (1975) - Two con artists set out to take over a remote Asian land with a priceless golden treasure. [Review]
(All times Eastern)