TCM On HBO Max Guide : Pop Culture Happy Hour The 2021 Turner Classic Movies Film Festival is taking place in your local living room. Beginning this Thursday, a special lineup of curated programming will be airing on TCM and streaming on HBO Max. Today, we highlight some of the films and extras you should be sure to check out.
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Your Guide To The 2021 TCM Film Festival, At-Home Edition

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Your Guide To The 2021 TCM Film Festival, At-Home Edition

Your Guide To The 2021 TCM Film Festival, At-Home Edition

Your Guide To The 2021 TCM Film Festival, At-Home Edition

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Rita Moreno in the 1961 film adaptation of West Side Story. Turner Acquired/MGM hide caption

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Rita Moreno in the 1961 film adaptation of West Side Story.

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The 2021 Turner Classic Movies Film Festival is taking place in your local living room. Beginning this Thursday, a special lineup of curated programming will be airing on TCM and streaming on HBO Max. There will be new interviews with legendary movie stars, guest host introductions, and of course, the movies themselves. Today, we highlight some of the films and extras you should be sure to check out.

Our Recommendations From The TCM Film Festival:

  • The Red Shoes
  • Harlan County, USA
  • Daughters of the Dust
  • To Sleep With Anger
  • Cinema of Decay: The Films of Bill Morrison, and his 2021 film, let me come in
  • The Streets of New York featurettes on Speedy, The Naked City, The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
  • The West Side Story Q&A with Rita Moreno, George Chakiris and Russ Tamblyn
  • SF Sketchfest Presents Plan 9 From Outer Space Table Read

The audio was produced by Mike Katzif and edited by Jessica Reedy.