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Andy Griffith to be remembered on TCM July 18

Melissa Hayer Published: July 3, 2012
FILE - This March 6, 1987 file photo shows actor Andy Griffith in Toluca Lake, Calif. Griffith, whose homespun mix of humor and wisdom made "The Andy Griffith Show" an enduring TV favorite, died Tuesday, July 3, 2012 in Manteo, N.C. He was 86. (AP Photo/Doug Pizac, file) ORG XMIT: NYET843
FILE - This March 6, 1987 file photo shows actor Andy Griffith in Toluca Lake, Calif. Griffith, whose homespun mix of humor and wisdom made "The Andy Griffith Show" an enduring TV favorite, died Tuesday, July 3, 2012 in Manteo, N.C. He was 86. (AP Photo/Doug Pizac, file) ORG XMIT: NYET843

 

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will remember the life and career of Andy Griffith on Wednesday, July 18, according to a news release.

The actor died this morning, Tuesday, July 3, at the age of 86.

TCM’s four-film memorial tribute is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. and will feature “A Face in the Crowd,” “No Time for Sergeants,” “Hearts of the West” and “Onionhead.”

The schedule and summaries of the movies, provided by TCM, are as follows:

- 7 p.m. – A Face in the Crowd (1957) – with Patricia Neal, Anthony Franciosa, Walter Matthau and Lee Remick. Directed by Elia Kazan.

- 9:15 p.m. – No Time for Sergeants (1958) – with Myron McCormick, Nick Adams, Murray Hamilton and Don Knotts. Directed by Mervyn LeRoy.

- 11:30 p.m. – Hearts of the West (1975) – with Jeff Bridges, Donald Pleasance, Blythe Danner, Alan Arkin, Richard B. Shull, Herb Edelman, Alex Rocco and Marie Windsor. Directed by Howard Zieff.

- 1:15 a.m. – Onionhead (1958) – with Felicia Farr, Walter Matthau, Erin O’Brien, Joe Mantell, Ray Danton, James Gregory and Joey Bishop. Directed by Norman Taurog.


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