TCM Celebrates Royal Wedding Friday, April 29, with Five Royal Romances

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April 15th, 2011

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TCM Celebrates Royal Wedding Friday, April 29, with Five Royal Romances

Turner Classic Movies cordially invites film lovers and royal watchers to celebrate the nuptials of Prince William and Kate Middleton with an evening of romance fit for a king and queen.
Friday, April 29

8 p.m. – Royal Wedding (1951)
Fred Astaire and Jane Powell find love in London
just as Queen Elizabeth II prepares to walk down the aisle.

10 p.m. – Roman Holiday (1953)
Audrey Hepburn won an Oscar® for her performance
as a spritely princess opposite Gregory Peck.

12:15 a.m. – The Glass Slipper (1955)
Leslie Caron stars in this lush adaptation of the Cinderella story
co-starring Michael Wilding and featuring the music of Bronislau Kaper.

2 a.m. – The Swan (1956)
Grace Kelly became a real princess the same year she starred
in this comedy with Louis Jourdan and Alec Guinness.

4 a.m. – The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg (1927)
Ramon Navarro stars in the title role in this silent
Ernst Lubitsch classic co-starring Norma Shearer.

(All times Eastern.)

 
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