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Saturday Classic Movies

Here are highlights of the scheduled programming on SCCtv (Comcast Ch 28/ Wave Broadband Ch19) .  Remember, we simulcast our broadcast right here on our Web site, www.seattlecolleges.tv.

Thanks to Igor, of Movie Marvels fame, for putting the schedule together!  Remember, it is always subject to change, depending on Igor's mood.

March 27

Made for Each Other (1939)
While on a business trip, an ambitious young lawyer meets and immediately falls in love with a stranger. They wed the following day, and tragedy soon strikes.
1h 32min
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Released 10 February 1939 (USA)
Directed by John Cromwell
Written By Jo Swerling, Rose Franken
Starring Carole Lombard, James Stewart, Charles Coburn
That Uncertain Feeling (1941)
A psychoanalyst causes a woman to doubt her happy marriage.
1h 24min
Comedy
Released 20 April 1941 (USA)
Directed by Ernst Lubitsch
Written By Donald Ogden Stewart, Walter Reisch
Starring Merle Oberon, Melvyn Douglas, Burgess Meredith

April 3

Secret Agent (1936)
After three British Agents are assigned to assassinate a mysterious German spy during World War I, two of them become ambivalent when their duty to the mission conflicts with their consciences.
1h 26min
Mystery, Thriller
Released 15 June 1936 (USA)
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Written By Campbell Dixon, W. Somerset Maugham
Starring John Gielgud, Madeleine Carroll, Robert Young
Topper Returns (1941)
A fun-loving young woman is murdered after trading bedrooms with her wealthy friend. Her ghost seeks aid from Topper to find the murderer.
1h 28min
Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Released 21 March 1941 (USA)
Directed by Roy Del Ruth
Written By Thorne Smith, Jonathan Latimer
Starring Joan Blondell, Roland Young, Carole Landis

April 10

Heartbeat (1946)
In Paris, a young woman runs away from a reform school, joins a pickpocket academy, and finds herself falling for the handsome diplomat she's been blackmailed into stealing from.
1h 42min
Drama, Romance
Released May 1946 (USA)
Directed by Sam Wood
Written By Morrie Ryskind, Hans Wilhelm
Starring Ginger Rogers, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Adolphe Menjou
The Thirteenth Guest (1932)
Murder of a woman sparks a search for a killer.
1h 9min
Drama, Mystery, Romance
Released 9 August 1932 (USA)
Directed by Albert Ray
Written By Armitage Trail, Frances Hyland
Starring Ginger Rogers, Lyle Talbot, J. Farrell MacDonald

April 17

Kansas City Confidential (1952)
An ex-con trying to go straight is framed for a million dollar armored car robbery and must go to Mexico in order to unmask the real culprits.
1h 39min
Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Released 11 November 1952 (USA)
Directed by Phil Karlson
Written By George Bruce, Harry Essex
Starring John Payne, Coleen Gray, Preston Foster
Quicksand (1950)
After taking 20 dollars from his employer to go on a date with plans to repay it the next day, an auto mechanic falls into increasingly disastrous circumstances for more and more money which rapidly spirals out of his control.
1h 19min
Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Released 24 March 1950 (USA)
Directed by Irving Pichel
Written By Robert Smith
Starring Mickey Rooney, Jeanne Cagney, Barbara Bates

April 24

Cyrano de Bergerac (1950)
The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play.
1h 53min
Adventure, Drama, Romance
Released 5 November 1951 (Sweden)
Directed by Michael Gordon
Written By Edmond Rostand, Brian Hooker
Starring José Ferrer, Mala Powers, William Prince
As You Like It (1936)
A Duke usurps his brother's land and power, banishing him and his entourage into the forest of Arden. The banished Duke's daughter, Rosalind, remains with her cousin Celia. She has fallen ... See full summary »
1h 36min
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Released 8 January 1937 (USA)
Directed by Paul Czinner
Written By J.M. Barrie, Robert Cullen
Starring Elisabeth Bergner, Laurence Olivier, Sophie Stewart