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TCM Classic Film Festival Sets 2023 Dates

The TCM Classic Film Festival returns to Hollywood for its 14th edition on April 13-16, it was announced Tuesday. The theme is “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet: Celebrating Film Legacies.” Warner Bros. will commemorate its 100th anniversary in 2023. “We know fans of classic movies look forward all year to the TCM Classic Film Festival […]

Steven Spielberg Details How Harrison Ford Helped Convince Melissa Mathison to Write ‘E.T.’

While on location in Tunisia filming Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark outside Well of the Souls more than 40 years ago, Steven Spielberg found time to pitch a script. “I pretty much had worked out most of the story and I needed a writer to write with me or, hopefully, write […]

TCM, Film Foundation Team on 4K Restoration of ‘Giant’

Turner Classic Movies is expanding its partnership with The Film Foundation with a multiyear financial commitment to fund education and the restoration of classic movies, it was announced Friday. The fruits of this relationship will be on full display — in 4K, no less — at next week’s TCM Classic Film Festival with an April […]

Warren Beatty, Pam Grier, Drew Barrymore, Kevin Bacon Headed to TCM Classic Film Festival

Warren Beatty, Pam Grier, Jane Seymour, Tony Bill, Margaret O’Brien, Drew Barrymore, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Lori Petty, Kevin Bacon and Topher Grace are on the way to the TCM Classic Film Festival next month. For a 40th anniversary screening of E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), which kicks off the April 21-24 event in Hollywood, Barrymore will walk […]

Bruce Dern, Piper Laurie, Floyd Norman to Be Honored at TCM Classic Film Festival

Oscar-nominated actors Bruce Dern and Piper Laurie and pioneering animator Floyd Norman will be feted during the 13th annual TCM Classic Film Festival in Hollywood next month, it was announced Wednesday. Also unveiled: poolside screenings at the Hollywood Roosevelt of Richard Fleischer’s Soylent Green (1973) — actress Leigh Taylor-Young, 77, will be there for the […]

‘E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial’ to Open the 2022 TCM Classic Film Festival

A 40th anniversary screening of Steven Spielberg’s E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial will kick off the 13th annual TCM Classic Film Festival on April 21, it was announced Wednesday. Spielberg and producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall are scheduled to be in attendance for the screening at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. “I was 15 years […]

TCM Classic Film Festival Plans a Return With Fans in April

To heck with these virtual red carpets! After two years of going digital because of the pandemic, the TCM Classic Film Festival announced Wednesday that it is welcoming fans back to Hollywood for its 2022 edition April 21-24. The theme: “All Together Now: Back to the Big Screen.” “We are thrilled to be returning to […]

Robert Osborne’s Life, Legacy Discussed by Ben Mankiewicz, Scott Feinberg

The convo is timed to what would have been Osborne's 89th birthday and to the launch of The Osborne Collection, a microsite within the American Film Institute's website.

AFI Launches Virtual Gallery of Robert Osborne’s TCM Intros (Exclusive)

The beloved TCM host died in 2017, but will live on forever on the website of the AFI, an institution he loved.

TCM Film Fest: Leonard Maltin to Receive Robert Osborne Award (Exclusive)

Martin Scorsese and Kevin Brownlow are the two prior recipients of the honor.

‘When Harry Met Sally’ Screening Kicks Off TCM Film Festival

'When Harry Met Sally' stars Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal reunited with director Rob Reiner on Thursday night at the TCL Chinese Theatre, kicking off the 10th Annual TCM Classic Film Festival with a special screening of the Nora Ephron-penned 1989 romantic comedy.

“I Don’t Give a Damn About Your Orgasm”: Billy Crystal Reflects on ‘When Harry Met Sally’ on 30th Anniversary

The film will open the 10th annual TCM Classic Film Festival on April 11, with Crystal and co-star Meg Ryan, along with director Rob Reiner, in attendance at the TCL Chinese Theatre screening.