Westerns Airing on Turner Classic Movies
During the Month of October

by / Thursday, 06 October 2016 / Published in Blog, Movies, TCM
Western Movies Showing on Turner Classic Movies

The following westerns will be shown this month (October, 2016) on Turner Classic Movies. Please check your local station guide to confirm the times.

Hombre (1966)
Wednesday, October 12th – 10:30pm EST
Starring Paul Newman, Richard Boone
This is s Top 50 Western Classic Movie. Paul Newman stars as a passenger on a stagecoach who faces discrimination because of his half Native-American background. However, when the stagecoach gets robbed, the passengers realize that they need his help in order to survive.

Virginia City (1940)
Tuesday, October 18th – 8:00am EST
Starring Errol Flynn, Humphrey Bogart, Randolph Scott
Confederate sympathizers are secretly planning to send $5 million in gold to help save the Confederacy during the Civil War. It’s up to Captain Kerry Bradford (Errol Flynn) to stop it.

Apache War Smoke (1952)
Friday, October 21st – 11:15am EST
Starring Gilbert Roland
Stagecoach travelers are stranded at a station because the Apache war party wants the scalp of the person who murdered several of their people. If travelers don’t hand over the murderer, the war party will kill everyone. The problem, however, is that the people at the station don’t know who did it.

The Outlaw (1943)
Sunday, October 23rd – 10:00am EST
Starring Jack Butel, Jane Russell, Walter Huston
It’s Billy the Kid versus Doc Holliday in this Howard Hughes directed western.

Hollywood Round-Up (1937)
Monday, October 24th – 1:00pm EST
Starring Buck Jones, Helen Twelvetrees
A western stunt man unknowingly joins a film crew that is really a front for a gang of thieves.

3 Godfathers (1949)
Thursday, October 27th – 7:45am EST
Starring John Wayne, Harry Carey Jr.
While trying to outrun a posse, three desperadoes find themselves in a situation where they also have to take care of a baby.