What to Watch on TCM This Memorial Day Weekend, Part 2



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On Sunday, Turner Classic Movies will continue its all-weekend salute to veterans by showcasing a string of John Wayne war movies throughout the day. Starting in the early morning hours, viewers can see Wayne play a downed Air Force flyer trying to escape the Nazis with the help of a French woman ( Joan Crawford ) in Jules Dassin’s Reunion in France (1942). After playing an anti-Nazi Prussian sea captain in The Sea Chase (1955), be sure to catch Wayne in one of his better World War II movies , Back to Bataan (1945), where he was an Army colonel who leads a guerrilla campaign against the Japanese. … Read Full Post

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What to Watch on TCM This Memorial Day Weekend, Part 2

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