TCM Sets Tribute to Late Actress Ann Rutherford
Ten of the star’s films to air on July 3; marathon concludes with the legendary “Gone With the Wind.”
Turner Classic Movies will pay tribute to actress Ann Rutherford on July 3 with an all-day marathon of the actress’ films, it was announced Tuesday.
Rutherford, the Gone With the Wind actress who starred as Mickey Rooney’s girlfriend in the Andy Hardy movies of the 1930s and ‘40s, died Monday evening at her home in Beverly Hills. She was 94.
TCM’s 10-film memorial tribute is set to begin at 3 a.m. (PT) with Of Human Hearts (1938) and will conclude at 5 p.m. with 1939’s Gone With the Wind.
The lineup (all times PT):
3 a.m. – Of Human Hearts (1938), with Walter Huston and James Stewart; directed by Clarence Brown
4:45 a.m. – Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938), with Rooney and Judy Garland; directed by George B. Seitz
6:30 a.m. – Four Girls in White (1939), with Florence Rice and Una Merkel; directed by S. Sylvan Simon
7:45 a.m. – Pride and Prejudice (1940), with Greer Garson and Laurence Olivier; directed by Robert Z. Leonard
9:45 a.m. – Washington Melodrama (1941), with Frank Morgan and Kent Taylor; directed by Simon
11:15 a.m. – This Time for Keeps (1942), with Robert Sterling and Guy Kibbee; directed by Charles Reisner
12:30 p.m. – Whistling in Dixie (1942), with Red Skelton and George Bancroft; directed by Simon
1:45 p.m. – Two O'Clock Courage (1945), with Tom Conway and Richard Lane; directed by Anthony Mann
3 p.m. – Adventures of Don Juan (1948), with Errol Flynn and Robert Douglas; directed by Vincent Sherman
5 p.m. – Gone With the Wind (1939), with Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh; directed by Victor Fleming.