What’s Happening in Classics: July 2018

The CMH Guide for July 2018:
Movie Screenings, 
TV Schedules, Contests and More!

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Welcome to our monthly ‘CMH Guide’ for Classics! And welcome summer. We’re hoping this handy dandy classic movie & TV guide will help you plan for a classic-viewing July 🙂


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  • Star of the month: Steve McQueen – Spend Thursdays primetime with the “king of Cool”
  • TCM Spotlight: 50 States in 50 Movies – Mondays and Tuesdays in July, take a summer trip to regions across the U.S. in the cool comforts of your own home with this destination-inspired list of films
  • TCM Presents: Saturdays mornings- Classic MGM cartoons and shorts
  • Slavery In Film: July 18th and 25th – Film historian Donald Bogle joins Ben Mankiewicz for a two part retrospective with a fascinating perspective on the history of slavery as examined via 7 films
  • Happy Independence Day: Wednesday, July 4th explore a patriotic line-up of movies even Betsy Ross would approve
  • Noir Alley: Saturdays at midnight ET/Sundays at 10am ET– Eddie Muller hosts “Armored Car Robbery” (1950), “Party Girl” (1958), “Roadblock” (1951), “Dark Passage” (1947), “Scene Of The Crime” (1949)

For more info about what’s playing on TCM this month, visit the TCM Movie Schedule at CMH here.

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  • Contest: Check back here on this blog for our ongoing contests, but don’t delay! Our first FilmStruck Contest end July 28th — CMH will be giving away one-year subscriptions to FilmStruck all month long!
  • Star Of The Week: New Stars of the Week including James Cagney, Gene Kelly and more!
  • Films: Fresh content added in this month’s library from “Anchor’s Away” to “What’s Up Doc”
  • Featured Collections: Natalie Wood, Miss Marple, Greta Garbo, and more!
  • Podcast: Alicia Malone hosts a lively podcast with fascinating guests…
  • FilmStruck Forum: CMH just launched our monthly FilmStruck Column – join the conversation!

Especially for CMH Fans:)

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Movies TV Network…

  • Always a nice collection of classics mixed into the Movies TV Network schedule (which also includes more recent films). This month’s mix includes The African Queen, Peyton Place, The Stranger, They Made Me A Criminal, Black Widow, Murder On The Orient Express and more.
  • And Sunday Night Noir.
  • And five new affiliates coming soon: Charlotte NC, Salt Lake City UT, Boise ID, Wausau WI and Victoria TX.
  • Where to Watch.

GetTV… Classic Movies and Retro TV…


Antenna TV…

Decades TV… 

New Addition – Pluto TV… Would love to know what you think of this free streaming movie service…

  • Pluto TV is like an old-school TV set — you flip through the channels to see what’s on. The good news is that the service is FREE, and they have a Classic Movie Channel and a Classic TV Channel.  Would love to know what you think… 
  • Classic Movie Channel
  • Classic TV Channel
  • You might want to check out the other channels as well, right now I’m seeing a really cool Beatles Hamburg documentary on their Live Music Replay Channel

Fathom Events “TCM Big Screen Classics”… movies on the Big Screen at select theaters nationwide…

fathom events tcm big screen classics 2018Click above to see the full Fathom Events classic movie schedule


For a full listing of Blogathons, click here. Or add your own and we will help promote it.

TCM Parties for June… Follow along and live tweet using the #TCMParty hashtag…

Check out the complete list and times here.

Movie Screenings across the US…

From Indiscreet to Rio Bravo and more, check out the CMH Event Calendar to see what’s playing at Theaters across the US including:

If we’re missing a ‘classic movie’ theater in your neighborhood, please let us know!

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Click above to visit the CMH Events Calendar

And of course our Monthly Contests! Including:

For a listing of all of our CMH contests, click here.

And a Happy Classic Viewing to All!


–Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub

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