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Posted Tuesday 7/17/18 at 9:09PM EDT
Turner Classic Movies fans keep classic film discussion alive with the #TCMParty Twitter hashtag
TCM has been able to engage with its small community of devoted classic movie fans via Twitter hashtags like #TCMParty and #NoirAlley. According to one TCM fan, the commercial-free classic movie channel has counted 30,000 people participating in discussions with the #TCMParty hashtag.
Posted Friday 7/13/18 at 2:51AM EDT
TCM to salute Tab Hunter
Source: Orlando Sentinel
The 1950s movie heartthrob and gay icon, who died this week at age 86, will be honored with an eight-film marathon on Friday, July 20.
Posted Tuesday 6/05/18 at 1:02PM EDT
Turner Classic Movies kicks off a month-long celebration of movie musicals
TCM will show 90 movie musicals throughout June, including 45 with ties to a stage production, starting tonight with 42nd Street.
Posted Friday 4/27/18 at 9:17PM EDT
Martin Scorsese receives TCM's inaugural Robert Osborne Award
In receiving the first award named in honor of the late Turner Classic Movies host, Scorsese said he won't stay in a hotel unless it has TCM. Scorsese was presented with the award at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood, which is where he filmed The Aviator with Leonardo DiCaprio. “It is probably the only film of mine they can actually show on TCM,” he joked.
Posted Friday 3/02/18 at 2:13PM EST
Turner Classic Movies adds two new full-time hosts
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Ben Mankiewicz will remain as primetime host, but he'll be joined by Filmstruck streaming service host Alicia Malone and TCM guest-host Dave Karger.
Posted Wednesday 2/14/18 at 2:32PM EST
YouTube TV confirms it's adding Turner channels and raising prices for new members
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
YouTube TV subscribers will have access to Turner channels, including Turner Classic Movies, TNT, TBS, CNN and Cartoon Network, truTV and Adult Swim, as well as NBA TV and MLB Network. The service will also increase its subscription fee $40 per month for new members beginning March 13, but anyone who signs up before then will continue to pay the current $35 a month price.
Posted Tuesday 2/13/18 at 7:30PM EST
YouTube TV will reportedly raise its price and add the Turner family of channels
Source: 9 To 5 Google
The streaming service's monthly price will go up from $35 to $40 a month, according to a Buzzfeed post that has since been removed because it contained embargoed information. Concurrent with the price hike, YouTube will reportedly add Turner channels, including CNN, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, TBS, TNT and TCM.
Posted Wednesday 9/20/17 at 2:21PM EDT
Turner Classic Movies is coming out with a Batman comic book
Source: Entertainment Weekly
TCM is partnering with DC Entertainment on Batman in Noir Alley, a free comic book that tries to link the classic movie network’s film noir obsession with the Batman franchise.
Posted Thursday 8/24/17 at 6:15PM EDT
TCM to honor Jerry Lewis with a five-film tribute
Source: Turner Classic Movies
The September 4 tribute will kick off with The Nutty Professor, followed by The King of Comedy.