Horse Movies Fri May 1 Turner Classic Movies (TCM)
Turner classic movies is showing Horse Racing Movies on Friday May 1 starting at 6:00AM (EST)
Here's a listing:
6:00AM(EST) Sporting Blood (1931)
A horse passes through a series of owners on the road to the Kentucky Derby.
Cast: Clark Gable, Ernest Torrence, Madge Evans
7:30AM Racing Lady (1937)
A millionaire hires a lady trainer for his stables.
Cast: Ann Dvorak, Smith Ballew, Harry Carey, Berton Churchill
8:30AM Short Film: One Reel Wonders: Races To Remember (1956)
An RKO horse racing short showing highlights of some of the previous ten years' best thoroughbred horse races.
Cast: Harry Wismer BW-8 mins
8:45AM Thoroughbreds Don't Cry (1937)
A young jockey goes crooked to land a valuable riding job.
Cast: Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Ronald Sinclair, C. Aubrey Smith
10:15AM Pride Of The Bluegrass (1939)
A jockey trains a blind horse for the Grand National.
Cast: Edith Fellows, James McCallion, Gantry The Blind Horse, Granville Bates
11:30AM Harrigan's Kid (1943)
A disgraced jockey teaches a boy to ride and cheat.
Cast: Bobby Readick, Frank Craven, William Gargan, J. Carrol Naish
1:00PM Story Of Seabiscuit, The (1949)
Fictionalized account of the legendary racehorse's training and triumphs.
Cast: Shirley Temple, Barry Fitzgerald, Lon McCallister, Rosemary De Camp
2:45PM Girl In Every Port, A (1952)
Two sailors invest in a racehorse.
Cast: Groucho Marx, Marie Wilson, William Bendix, Don DeFore
4:19PM Short Film: One Reel Wonders: So You Want To Play The Horses (1946)
4:30PM Fast Company (1953)
The heiress to a racing stable uncovers underhanded dealings.
Cast: Howard Keel, Polly Bergen, Marjorie Main, Nina Foch
5:39PM Short Film: One Reel Wonders: Day At Santa Anita, A (1937)
A top thoroughbred race horse, Wonder Boy, responds well only to a child. After the girl's father is killed in an accident, she inherits Wonder Boy and becomes his owner, but child authorities threaten to take custody. A familiar story that still holds its sentimental value.
Cast: Marcia Ralston, Sybil Jason
6:00PM Glory (1956)
A young woman's devotion to her racehorse creates romantic problems.
Cast: Margaret O'Brien, Walter Brennan, Charlotte Greenwood, John Lupton
7:41PM Short Film: One Reel Wonders: Stars On Horseback (1943)
Master blacksmith, Georg Garfield, makes house calls to Hollywood stars' homes to pamper their horse's hooves.
Cast: Bette Davis, Priscilla Lane, George Garfield, George Tobias Dir: Myron J. Swartz BW-7 mins