TCM will mark the 60th anniversary of the start of the Korean War beginning June 24, the eve of the anniversary, and continuing for 24 hours.
From the network:
TCM’s commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Korean War will include the TCM premiere of the exceptional documentary This is Korea (1951), directed by John Ford. Other films include such dramas as The Steel Helmet (1951) and Men of the Fighting Lady (1954), as well as the TCM premieres of Men in War (1957), Tank Battalion (1958), The Bamboo Prison (1954), All the Young Men (1960) and Hell in Korea (1956).
After the jump is the full lineup.
Thursday, June 24
8 p.m. Men in War (1957) – starring Robert Ryan, Aldo Ray and Vic Morrow.
10 p.m. This Is Korea (1951) – documentary directed by John Ford.
11 p.m. The Steel Helmet (1951) – starring Gene Evans, Robert Hutton and Steve Brodie
12:30 a.m. Men of the Fighting Lady (1954) – starring Van Johnson, Walter Pidgeon and Louis Calhern.
2 a.m. I Want You (1951) – starring Dana Andrews, Dorothy McGuire and Farley Granger.
3:45 a.m. Battle Circus (1953) – starring Humphrey Bogart, June Allyson and Keenan Wynn.
5:15 a.m. Tank Battalion (1958) – starring Don Kelly, Marjorie Hellen, Edward G. Robinson Jr. and Frank Gorshin.
Friday, June 25
6:45 a.m. Mission Over Korea (1953) – starring John Hodiak, John Derek, Audrey Totter and Maureen O’Sullivan.
8:15 a.m. Battle Taxi (1955) – starring Arthur Franz and Marshall Thompson.
9:45 a.m. The Bamboo Prison (1955) – starring Robert Francis, Dianne Foster, Brian Keith and E.G. Marshall.
11:15 a.m. All the Young Men (1960) – starring Alan Ladd, Sidney Poitier and James Darren.
12:45 p.m. Take the High Ground! (1953) – starring Richard Widmark, Karl Malden, Elaine Stewart and Russ Tamblyn.
2:30 p.m. Time Limit (1957) – starring Richard Widmark, Richard Basehart, Dolores Michaels and June Lockhart.
4:30 p.m. The Rack (1956) – starring Paul Newman, Walter Pidgeon, Wendell Corey and Edmond O’Brien.
6:30 p.m. Hell in Korea (1956) – starring George Baker, Harry Andrews and Stanley Baker.