Looking for a fun twist on the classic dinner and a movie date night? The Turner Classic Movies (TCM) Big Screen Classic Series is bringing 14 of your favorite flicks back to the big screen in 2019. Fathom Events and TCM are teaming up each month throughout the year to bring some of history’s greatest films back to theaters on select nights only.
In addition to getting the chance to see classic films in theaters, you’ll be treated to special commentary from TCM hosts, who will provide on-set secrets, special insights and more. From True Grit to Steel Magnolias, there will surely be something to entertain every movie lover. We loved last year’s TCM Big Screen Classics film roundup so much and we’re so excited to present you with this year’s lineup.
For a full list of theaters, dates, showtimes, tickets and more details, visit https://www.fathomevents.com/series/tcm-big-screen-classics.
Movies & Dates
The Wizard of Oz
January 27, 29, & 30, 2019
The special 80th anniversary edition of the timeless classic reminds us all that there’s no place like home. Judy Garland stars as Dorothy Gale on her journey through the enchanting land of Oz. She befriends a brainless scarecrow, a heartless tin man, and a cowardly lion on her journey down the Yellow Brick Road. The special 80th anniversary presentation will include insight from Turner Classic Movies.
My Fair Lady
February 17 & 20, 2019
Recently restored for the film’s 50th anniversary, this eight-time Oscar-winning musical features the likes of Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, and Wilfred Hyde-White. Known as one of history’s best musicals, this sweet and timeless musical is a must-see on the big screen. This presentation will include a brief intermission. This special 2-day event will include insight from Turner Classic Movies.
To Kill a Mockingbird
March 24 & 27, 2019
Gregory Peck stars as Southern lawyer Atticus Finch in an Academy Award-winning performance labeled by the American Film Institute as the Greatest Movie Hero of All Time. To Kill a Mockingbird is a timeless and inspiring classic that reminds us all of the power of dedication, strength, and innocence. The special 2-day event will include insight from Turner Classic Movies.
April 14 & 17, 2019
This action-packed heroic odyssey is not to be missed. With a record-setting 11 Academy Award wins, Ben-Hur is the heroic drama sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. This 60th anniversary event will include insight from Turner Classic Movies.
May 5 & 8, 2019
John Wayne gives his most notable performance in the 50th Anniversary edition of the classic western movie. Follow Rooster Cogburn on his brave journey to find the man that killed a young girl’s father, as the hero encounters some unexpected turns on his journey. This 50th anniversary event will include insight from Turner Classic Movies.
May 19, 21 & 22, 2019
Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, and Julia Roberts star in this heartwarming, girl-power classic. Follow these 6 women through their journeys of life, love, loss, and laughter and experience the true power of friendship with them. The 30th anniversary event includes insight from Turner Classic Movies.
Field of Dreams
June 16 & 18, 2019
Kevin Costner stars as Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella who is inspired to pursue his dream when he hears a voice he just can’t ignore. Field of Dreams is a heartwarming and uplifting film that inspires all who are brave enough to follow their hearts. The special 2-day event will include insight from Turner Classic Movies.
July 21 & 24, 2019
Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, and Morgan Freeman star in this inspiring story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. This heart-stopping, truly touching film is not to be missed. The special 30th anniversary edition includes insight from Turner Classic Movies
August 11 & 14, 2019
The classic musical stars Barbra Streisand as Dolly Levi, the matchmaker who uses her charm to find love for her friends. Follow her on her hilarious and touching journey as she tries to get the man she likes to fall in love with the matchmaker herself. The special 50th anniversary edition includes insight from Turner Classic Movies.
Lawrence of Arabia
September 1 & 4, 2019
This 7-time Academy Award winning adventure depicts Peter O’Toole as the World War I British officer who united rival Arab desert tribes and successfully led them against the Turkish Empire. This action-packed classic is not to be missed on the big screen!
The Shawshank Redemption
September 22, 24, & 25, 2019
Based on Stephen King’s best-selling novella, The Shawshank Redemption stars Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins as 2 men who form an unlikely bond while serving jail time. They find common ground over a feeling of hope as the key to their survival. The special 25th anniversary edition includes insight from Turner Classic Movies.
October 13, 15 & 16, 2019
This chilling sci-fi classic follows the intense investigation of a suspected SOS on a remote planet in the near future. Truly revolutionary for its time, this terrifying flick is not to be missed as it returns to the big screen. The 40th anniversary event will include special insight from Turner Classic Movies.
The Godfather Part II
November 10, 12 & 13, 2019
Known as one of history’s best sequels, Francis Ford Coppola continues the Godfather trilogy to portray the drama that comes with power in the Corleone family. The timeless classic is not to be missed on the big screen for both old and new fans of the trilogy. This presentation will include special insight from Turner Classic Movies.
When Harry Met Sally
December 1 & 3, 2019
This quintessential romantic comedy follows the relationship between Harry Burns and Sally Albright. The classic will-they-won’t-they dynamic makes for a heartwarming and hilarious flick that’s sure to bring a smile to everyone’s face. The 30th anniversary special will include insight from Turner Classic Movies.