David Lean on TCM

Turner Classic Movies will be showing a number of David Lean films on June 26 including some rarely shown features. Get your Tivo’s ready to record!!







6:00 AM
Madeleine (1950)
 
A beautiful young woman stands trial for poisoning her lover. Cast: Ann Todd, Norman Wooland, Leslie Banks. Dir: David Lean. BW-115 mins, TV-PG
8:00 AM
Passionate Friends, The (1949)
 
A married woman has one last fling with her childhood sweetheart. Cast: Ann Todd, Claude Rains, Trevor Howard. Dir: David Lean. BW-91 mins,
10:00 AM
Great Expectations (1946)
 
A mysterious benefactor finances a young boy's education. Cast: John Mills, Valerie Hobson, Finlay Currie. Dir: David Lean. BW-118 mins, TV-G, CC
12:00 PM
Brief Encounter (1945)
 
Two married strangers meet in a train station and fall in love. Cast: Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway. Dir: David Lean. BW-86 mins, TV-PG, CC
1:30 PM
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
 
Illicit lovers fight to stay together during the turbulent years of the Russian Revolution. Cast: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Rod Steiger. Dir: David Lean. C-200 mins, TV-PG, CC, Letterbox Format, DVS
5:00 PM
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957)
 
The Japanese Army forces World War II POWs to build a strategic bridge in Burma. Cast: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Sessue Hayakawa. Dir: David Lean. C-162 mins, TV-PG, CC, Letterbox Format