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WGN America Goes All In With Valentine’s Things We Do for Love Marathon!

As Willow Rosenberg once noted (on Buffy the Vampire Slayer), ‘Love makes you do the wacky!’

This year, WGN America supports that theory with a Things We Do For Love marathon beginning February 14th (9/8C). Check out the trailer below.

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50th Anniversary Screening of In the Heat of the Night To Open 2017 TCM Classic Film Festival!

The 2017 TCM Classic Film Festival will open with a screening of Norman Jewison’s In the Heat of the Night to honor the film’s 50th Anniversary.

Virgil Tibbs himself, Sidney Poitier, will be in attendance for the screening – producer Walter Mirisch, director Norman Jewison, actress Lee Grant and composer Quincy Jones will be on hand to discuss the landmark film.

The 8th Annual TCM Classic Film Festival – set take place April 6-9 in Hollywood – will also honor Ms. Grant, director Peter Bodgdanovich, and actresses Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher with tributes.

Other notable appearances will include Mel Brooks, Buck Henry, John Badham and Donna Pescow.

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