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Marlene Dietrich Movies: Glamour and Mystery

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[See previous post: "Marlene Dietrich: A Foreign Affair."] Marlene Dietrich movie schedule (ET) and synopses from the TCM website:

6:00 AM THE MONTE CARLO STORY (1957) Two compulsive gamblers fall in love on the French Riviera. Director: Samuel A. Taylor. Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Vittorio De Sica, Arthur O'Connell. C-101 mins, Letterbox Format.

7:45 AM KNIGHT WITHOUT ARMOUR (1937) A British spy tries to get a countess out of the new Soviet Union. Director: Jacques Feyder. Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Robert Donat, Irene Van Brugh. BW-107 mins.

9:45 AM THE LADY IS WILLING (1942) A Broadway star has to find a husband so she can adopt an abandoned child. Director: Mitchell Leisen. Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Fred MacMurray, Aline MacMahon. BW-91 mins.

11:30 AM KISMET (1944) In the classic Arabian Nights tale king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince. Director: William Dieterle. Cast: Ronald Colman, Marlene Dietrich, James Craig. C-100 mins.

1:15 PM STAGE FRIGHT (1950) An acting student goes undercover to prove a singing star killed her husband. Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Cast: Jane Wyman, Marlene Dietrich, Michael Wilding, Alastair Sim, Richard Todd, Sybil Thorndike, Kay Walsh. BW-110 mins.

3:15 PM RANCHO NOTORIOUS (1952) A cowboy infiltrates a bandit hideout in search of his girlfriend's killer. Director: Fritz Lang. Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Arthur Kennedy, Mel Ferrer. C-89 mins.

4:45 PM MARLENE DIETRICH: HER OWN SONG (2001) Documentary, directed by Dietrich's grandson, that reveals the passionate artist and political activist beneath the star's glamorous facade. Interviews with Rosemary Clooney and Burt Bacharach. Director: J David Riva. Cast: Burt Bacharach, Rosemary Clooney. C-101 mins, Letterbox Format.

6:30 PM SHANGHAI EXPRESS (1932). Director: Josef von Sternberg. Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Clive Brook, Anna May Wong, Warner Oland. BW-82 mins.

8:00 PM THE SCARLET EMPRESS (1934) A young innocent masters the decadent ways of Imperial Russia in order to reign as Catherine the Great. Director: Josef von Sternberg. Cast: Marlene Dietrich, John Lodge, Sam Jaffe, Louise Dresser, C. Aubrey Smith, Gavin Gordon. BW-105 mins.

10:00 PM THE DEVIL IS A WOMAN (1935). Director: Josef von Sternberg. Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Lionel Atwill, Edward Everett Horton, Cesar Romero, Don Alvarado. BW-79 mins.

11:30 PM MANPOWER (1941). Director: Raoul Walsh. Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Marlene Dietrich, George Raft. BW-103 mins.

1:30 AM A FOREIGN AFFAIR (1948). Director: Billy Wilder. Cast: Jean Arthur, Marlene Dietrich, John Lund, Millard Mitchell. BW-112 mins.

3:30 AM THE BLUE ANGEL (1930) A stodgy professor falls from grace when he's seduced by a nightclub singer. Director: Josef von Sternberg. Cast: Emil Jannings, Marlene Dietrich, Kurt Gerron. BW-107 mins.

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