TCM Sets March 31 Days of Oscar(r) Lineup; Turner/Rhino Join in with Key

February 19, 1998

Soundtracks & Academy Award(r)-Winning Music from MGM Films The Turner Classic Movies channel is adding to the excitementleading up to the 70th Annual Academy Awards(R) on Monday night, March 23,with its annual "31 Days Of Oscar(R)" schedule - broadcasting Oscar-winningfilms throughout the month 100% commercial-free. The pictures on the slatehave scored more than 300 Oscars; it's the most award-winning month on TV!In addition to definitive soundtracks for many of the spotlighted movies,the much-lauded Turner Classic Movies Music/Rhino Movie Music catalog alsofeatures the acclaimed Academy Award-Winning Music From M-G-M Films CD,which collects 15 Oscar-winning songs and themes from renowned M-G-Mpictures, from 1939's The Wizard Of Oz to 1965's Doctor Zhivago.Check the TCM site at for the complete March"31 Days Of Oscar(R)" schedule, and scope your local listings for exacttimesin your area, but here are the Eastern airtimes for movies whosesoundtracks are gems in the Turner/Rhino treasure chest: An American In Paris, March 1 (actually the 2nd) at 12:30 a.m.; The Adventures Of Robin Hood, March 4 at 8 p.m. and March 30 at10:30 p.m.; Seven Brides For Seven Brothers, March 5 (actually the 6th) at12:30 a.m.; Gone With The Wind, March 7 at 8 p.m.; Casablanca, March 8 (actually the 9th) at 1 a.m. and March 30 at 10p.m.; The Great Caruso, March 9 (actually the 10th) at 2 a.m. (Mario Lanza At M-G-M is due from Turner/Rhino March 17); Doctor Zhivago, March 17 at 10:30 p.m.; 2001: A Space Odyssey, March 23 at 10:30 p.m.; and Ben-Hur, March 28 (actually the 29th) at midnight.

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