Want to see a movie this weekend? Without leaving home?
Take a look at what’s playing in your living room thanks to the offerings on television.
Check out these broadcast and cable station selections.
Friday, June 2
The Fugitive (1993)
Harrison Ford is at his heroic best as a doctor, convicted of murder, who vows to do what it takes to prove his innocence. Tommy Lee Jones won an Oscar as a cynical policeman.
5 p.m., Friday, and 12 noon, Saturday, AMC
Summer Magic (1963)
Hayley Mills is at her most endearing as a young woman looking for adventure when she travels to the country for summer vacation in this Disney comedy. Burl Ives costars.
8 p.m., TCM
Saturday, June 3
High Time (1960)
Bing Crosby is at his most engaging as a middle-aged man who finds it a bit challenging to return to a college campus. Featuring the Oscar-nominated song, The Second Time Around.
9:40 a.m., FXM
The Marriage-Go-Round (1960)
Susan Hayward is at her most delightful as a modern-thinking woman who is stunned by the morals of her young house guest from Sweden. Adapted from the hit Broadway play.
11:25 a.m., FXM
The Paper Chase (1973)
John Houseman won an Oscar for his portrayal of a brilliant but cynical professor at Harvard’s Law School. Timothy Bottoms stars as a young man with a dream and an attitude.
2:05 p.m., FXM
The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella (1973)
Richard Chamberlain stars as the Prince in this fresh take on the traditional story of Cinderella. Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman – of Mary Poppins fame – wrote the songs.
12 noon, TCM
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Brad Pitt was an Oscar nominee for his striking performance as a man who ages in reverse in this fascinating tale from director David Fincher, also nominated by the Academy.
2:30 p.m., Syfy
American Sniper (2014)
Bradley Cooper won a well-deserved Oscar nomination for his sterling portrayal of a soldier who brings home the lessons of war only to discover new challenges when he returns.
8 p.m., TNT
Sunday, June 4
Thelma and Louise (1991)
were Oscar nominated for their breathtaking turns as women searching for new reasons to live in a complex drama with a heart. Brad Pitt costars.
12 noon, Sundance
To Sir, With Love (1967)
Sidney Poitier is magical as a teacher who brings meaning to his students in a high school in a tough London neighborhood. Pop singer Lulu scored a hit with the title song.
12 noon, TCM
An Affair to Remember (1957)
Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr are at their most luminous in this romantic drama of two people who try to overcome the challenges of life to find each other. A classic tear jerker.
2 p.m., TCM
The Tender Trap (1955)
Frank Sinatra is at his most appealing in this delightful comedy about a man who dares to be tamed by the women in his life. Debbie Reynolds almost steals the film as one of the ladies.
4:15 p.m., TCM