Here are highlights of the scheduled programming on SCCtv (Comcast Ch 28/ Wave Broadband Ch19) . Remember, we simulcast our broadcast right here on our Web site, www.scctv.net .
Thanks to Igor, of Movie Marvels fame, for putting the schedule together! Remember, it is always subject to change, depending on Igor's mood.
Road to Bali (1952) 91 min.
9:00 P.M. and 12:00 A.M.
Having to leave Melbourne in a hurry to avoid various marriage proposals, two song-and-dance men sign on for work as divers. This takes them to an idyllic island on the way to Bali where they vie with each other for the favours of Princess Lala. The hazardous dive produces a chest of priceless jewels which arouses the less romantic interest of some shady locals. IMDb
Starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope
Eternally Yours (1939) 95 min.
10:30 P.M. and 1:30 A.M.
Anita, engaged to solid Don Barnes, is swept off her feet by magician Arturo. Before you can say presto, she's his wife and stage assistant on a world tour that seems never to end. Anita is mildly annoyed by Arturo's constant flirtations, but his death-defying stunts give her nightmares. As for her plan to retire in a farmhouse, forget it. Finally, she's had enough and disappears for real... IMDb
Starring Loretta Young and David Niven
The Stranger (1946) 95 min. 9:00 P.M. and 12:00 A.M.
Starring Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young and Orson Welles
The Dark Hour (1934) 71min. 10:40 P.M. and 1:40 A.M.
A pair of detectives investigates the murder of an elderly millionaire who was the target of blackmail and death threats and find that there is no shortage of suspects, many of them in the victim's own family.
Starring Ray Walker and Hedda Hopper
In 1831, Irishman Charles Adare travels to Australia to start a new life with the help of his cousin who has just been appointed governor. When he arrives he meets powerful landowner and ex-convict Sam Flusky, who wants to do a business deal with him. Whilst attending a dinner party at Flusky's house, Charles meets Flusky's wife Henrietta who he had known as a child back in Ireland. Henrietta is an alcoholic and seems to be on the verge of madness. IMDb
Starring Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, and Desmond Tester
A Scotland Yard undercover detective is on the trail of a saboteur who is part of a plot to set off a bomb in London. But when the detective's cover is blown, the plot begins to unravel. IMBd
Pied Piper of Hamelin 9:00 P.M. and 12:00 A.M.
Englishman Mr Howard is on a fishing holiday in eastern France when the Germans invade in 1940. Setting off to try and get back home he is persuaded to take along the two Cavanaugh children, and as his journey progresses his family keeps growing in size. Once in German-occupied northern France a new problem arises - the risk of being heard speaking English. IMDb
Irish Luck 10:30 P.M. and 1:30 A.M.
Buzzy O'Brien is a bellhop in a hotel where a guest is murdered. The police blame Kitty Monahan and Buzzy succeeds in helping her escape and hides her at his home with his mother. Buzzy and his pal Jefferson manage to fumble their way to finding the real killer who was after the stolen bonds carried by the victim. Based on Charles Molyneaux Brown's story "Death Hops the Bells." IMDb
The Last Time I Saw Paris
Charles returns to Paris to reminisce about the life he led in Paris after it was liberated. He worked on "Stars and Stripes" when he met Marion and Helen. He would marry and be happy staying in Paris after his discharge and working for a news organization. He would try to write his great novel and that would come between Charlie, his wife and his daughter.
Starring Elizabeth Taylor, Van Johnson and Walter Pidgeon
Life With Father
In late nineteenth century New York a Wall Street broker likes to think his house runs his way, but finds himself constantly bemused at how much of what happens is down to his wife. His children are also stretching their wings, discovering girls and making money out of patent medicine selling. When it comes to light he has never been baptized and everyone starts insisting he must do so, it all starts to get a bit too much.
Starring William Powell, Irene Dunne and Elizabeth Taylor
Cyrano De Bergerac (1950) 112 min. 9:00 P.M. and 12:35 A.M. (PST)
The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play. IMDb
Starring José Ferrer, Mala Powers and William Prince
William Shakespeare’s As You Like it (1936) 96 min. 10:55 P.M.
A duke usurps his brother's land and power, banishing him and his retinue into the forest of Arden. The banished duke's daughter, Rosalind, remains with her cousin Celia. She has fallen in love with Orlando, but he has his own tyrannical brother to contend with, so he joins those in the forest. Rosalind, now banished, disguises herself as a young man, with Celia as her servant, and follows Orlando into the forest. There, nature stirs love's fires in various rustics as well as in those from the court. Phebe, a shepherdess loved by Silvius, is herself smitten with the disguised Rosalind. Can true love find a way, and can brothers be reconciled and harmony restored? IMDb
Starring Henry Ainley, Elizabeth Bergner and Laurence Olivier