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TCM Big Screen Classics

With iconic titles that span decades, the TCM Big Screen Classics Series has something for everyone! An unmissable lineup begins in January and continues monthly throughout the year as Fathom Events and TCM bring some of the greatest titles ever back into movie theaters. In addition, these classics will each be accompanied by exclusive commentary from TCM hosts who will provide insight, background and more, making these events that movie lovers won’t want to miss. Check out the lineup below and be sure to check back often for updates on public ticketing and event dates!

The Maltese Falcon, Boyz in the Hood, The Ten Commandments, La Bamba, Fried Green Tomatoes, The Birdcage, The African Queen, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Citizen Kane, The Silence of the Lambs, West Side Story, On Golden Pond. 

With iconic titles that span decades, the TCM Big Screen Classics Series has something for everyone! An unmissable lineup begins in January and continues monthly throughout the year as Fathom Events and TCM bring some of the greatest titles ever back into movie theaters. In addition, these classics will each be accompanied by exclusive commentary from TCM hosts who will provide insight, background and more, making these events that movie lovers won’t want to miss. Check out the lineup below and be sure to check back often for updates on public ticketing and event dates!

The Maltese Falcon, Boyz in the Hood, The Ten Commandments, La Bamba, Fried Green Tomatoes, The Birdcage, The African Queen, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Citizen Kane, The Silence of the Lambs, West Side Story, On Golden Pond. 

In Theaters Sun, Feb 28, Wed, Mar 3

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

Boyz n the Hood 30th Anniversary

Young Tre Styles has been sent by his mother to live with his father, Furious Styles. Their South Central Los Angeles neighborhood is beset by gang violence and drugs, but Furious managed to avoid their ill effects and is determined to keep his son out of trouble.

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In Theaters Sun, Mar 28, Wed, Mar 31

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

The Ten Commandments 65th Anniversary

Throughout film history, Hollywood has produced a number of sweeping epics and generation-defining movies. However, one Biblical saga – Cecil B. DeMille’s The Ten Commandments – has withstood the test of time.

TWO
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In Theaters Sun, Apr 18, Wed, Apr 21, Thu, Apr 22

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

La Bamba

La Bamba is the story of the emergence in the late 1950s of a 17-year-old Mexican American boy--Ritchie Valens (Lou Diamond Phillips), whose real name was Ricardo Valenzuela--from the migrant camps and fruit groves of California's San Joaquin Valley to the front lines of rock.

THREE
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In Theaters Sun, May 9, Wed, May 12, Thu, May 13

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

Fried Green Tomatoes 30th Anniversary

When an unhappy housewife befriends a lady in a nursing home, she hears a remarkable tale of laughter, devotion and a special friendship that defies all obstacles.

THREE
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In Theaters Sun, Jun 27, Mon, Jun 28, Wed, Jun 30

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

The Birdcage 25th Anniversary

In this hysterical comedy, Armand (Robin Williams) and Albert (Nathan Lane) have built the perfect life for themselves tending to their gaudy Miami nightclub.

THREE
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In Theaters Sun, Jul 18

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

The African Queen 70th Anniversary

The African Queen tells the timeless tale of two mismatched strangers joining forces in a common cause – and finding love along the way.

ONE
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In Theaters Sun, Aug 15

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory 50th Anniversary

Take an unforgettable, uniquely magical, musical journey through the deliciously delightful, whimsically wonderful world of Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory.

ONE
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In Theaters Sun, Sep 19

TCM Big Screen Classics Presents

Citizen Kane 80th Anniversary

A boy abandoned by his parents inherits a fortune, builds a global newspaper empire and aspires to become President of the United States, but he loses everything over an affair with an untalented nightclub singer.

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