When the TCM Film Festival screens John Frankenheimer’s classic The Manchurian Candidate, Angela Lansbury will be in the house.
Rita Moreno will introduce a screening of The King and I, and Billy Dee Williams will present a screening of Brian’s Song.
A conversation between investigative journalist Carl Bernstein and Spotlight’s director, Tom McCarthy, and screenwriter, Josh Singer, will be an opening night highlight. For more details on these and other recently added events, follow the jump.
Anna Karina, one of the stars of the French New Wave, will appear at tributes to Jean-Luc Goddard’s Band of Outsiders – in which she starred.
Karina will appear in tributes in New York and Los Angeles and will appear at this year’s TCM Classic Film Festival in Hollywood where she will be interviewed by following the film’s U.S. premiere. Details follow the jump.
The 2016 TCM Classic Film Festival will open with a 40th Anniversary screening of All the President’s Men.
The Festival will pay tribute to Emmy®-winner Carl Reiner and Oscar®-nominee Elliott Gould and feature appearances by Anna Karina (introducing Jean-Luc Goddard’s Band of Outsiders), Stacey Keach (discussing John Huston’s boxing classic, Fat City), John singleton (introducing a 25th Anniversary screening of his Boyz N the Hood), and the legendary Eva Marie Saint (introducing a screening of political comedy The Russian Are coming, The Russians Are Coming!).
For further details – including information on festival passes, follow the jump.
The 2016 TCM Classic Film Festival will be held from April 28th to May 1st. The festival’s theme will be Moving Pictures – films that bring us to tears; rouse us to action, inspire us.
Robert Osborne will once again serve as official host of the TCM Classic Film Festival, with TCM’s Ben Mankiewicz introducing various events.
The official hotel and central gathering point for the 2016 TCM Classic Film Festival will be The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, site of the first Academy Awards ceremony. Screenings will be held at TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX, the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres and the Egyptian Theatre, as well as other Hollywood venues. Festival passes go on sale on November 19th. Follow the jump for further details.