Movie Menu: American Sniper, Remember the Titans, The Graduate, Easy A and more
Yes, it’s Oscar time! And, this weekend, you can see a batch of Academy Award nominees and winners from past years.
Take a look at what’s showing on broadcast and cable television.
Friday, Feb. 2
Now, Voyager (1942)
Bette Davis, a two-time Best Actress winner, was again Oscar nominated for this lush romantic drama about a woman who changes her images and her life.
6 p.m. TCM
The Birdcage (1996)
Oscar winner Robin Williams, under the direction of Oscar winner Mike Nichols, makes us laugh and think in this comedy based on the French play, La Cage Aux Folles.
6:58 p.m. Starz
American Sniper (2014)
Clint Eastwood directed this Best Picture nominee about an American soldier who faces challenges when he returns home from the war in Iraq. Bradley Cooper was a Best Actor nominee.
8 p.m. TNT
Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
Norman Jewison directed this Oscar-winning movie translation of the Broadway hit musical about a family struggling against religious prejudice in Russia. Topol was a Best Actor nominee.
Saturday, Feb. 3
The Graduate (1967)
Mike Nichols won a Best Director Oscar for this brittle comedy about a college graduate trying to figure out his future. Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft and Katherine Ross were nominees.
12 noon Sundance
Remember the Titans (2000)
Denzel Washington, a two-time Oscar winner and Best Actor nominee this year, touches the heart as a high school football coach who believes in how the game is actually played.
4:30 p.m. USA
Emma Stone, last year’s Best Actress for La La Land, shines as a high school student who is willing to do just about anything to become popular when she moves to a new town.
7:30 and 9:30 p.m. E!
The Blind Side (2009)
Sandra Bullock won her Best Actress award for playing a driven, caring woman who opens her home to a high school football player who needs a place to live. Based on a true story.
7 p.m. USA
A River Runs Through It (1992)
Robert Redford, who won a Best Directing Oscar for Ordinary People, explores the dynamics between parents and grown children in a lyrical story set in the beauty of the Montana wilderness.
8 p.m. TCM
Sunday, Feb. 4
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Walt Disney’s classic – the first animated feature on screen – won the movie maker a special Oscar that was presented along with seven miniature statuettes.
1:34, 3:38, 5:42, 7:48 and 9:54 p.m. Freeform