KNLC-DT Upcoming Movies and Specials:
Friday, May 1st @ 7:30 PM – The Gun and The Pulpit (Run Time: 1 hour & 14 minutes)
In the days of the “Wild West”, a gunslinger, with a price on his head, discovers the body of a traveling minister who has been killed in an ambush.
Sunday, May 3rd @ 2 PM – A Boy and His Dog (Run Time: 1 hour & 30 minutes)
This movie is about a boy and his dog after War 4 set in the year 2024; As they try to survive in a futuristic nomadic time period.
SPECIAL: Sunday, May 3rd @ 4 PM – Andrew Young Presents: Selma
Sunday, May 3rd @ 7 PM – Missouri Traveler (Run Time: 1 hour & 44 minutes)
Brandon De Wilde plays a runaway orphan in a story set in the early 20th century. Lee Marvin has a prominent role.
Friday, May 8th @ 7:30 PM – Bells of San Angelo (Run Time: 1 hour & 15 minutes)
Along the Mexican border, Roy joins Western novelist Dale in a search for smugglers.
Sunday, May 10th @ 2 PM – Rage at Dawn (Run Time: 1 hour & 27 minutes)
Terrorizing 1866 Indiana, the Reno brothers gang (The first train robbers in American history) uses the town of Seymour as a safe haven, paying off three crooked town officials. Sent in to clean up the gang is Peterson Detective Agency operative James Barlow (Randolph Scott), who poses as an outlaw to gain the confidence of the officials and the thick-headed brothers.
SPECIAL: Sunday, May 10th @ 4 PM – Mother’s Day Special
Sunday, May 10th @ 7 PM – Against a Crooked Sky (Run Time: 1 hour & 28 minutes)
A strange Indian tribe kidnaps a beautiful young pioneer woman. Her brother attempts to find and rescue her with the help of a scruffy drunken old trapper (Richard Boone). This is a story of self-sacrifice with a strong Biblical reference.
Friday, May 15th @ 7:30 PM – The Big Sombrero (Run Time: 1 hour & 22 minutes)
Gene is hired to be foreman of the Big Sombrero ranch by Jim Garland, who is handling all the business affairs of the owner, Estrellita Estrada, who is more interested in going to America.
Sunday, May 17th @ 2 PM – The Naked Hills (Run Time: 1 hour & 15 minutes)
Tracy Powell an Indiana farmer, gets the gold fever and heads for Stockton, California in 1849. There, he abandons his first partner, Bert Killian, and teams up with Sam Wilkins, a claim jumper employed by Willis Havre.
SPECIAL: Sunday, May 17th @ 4 PM – National Cherry Blossom Festival
Sunday, May 17th @ 7 PM – It can be done Amigo (Run Time: 1 hour & 49 minutes)
A drifter with fast fists and a gunfighter with fast guns help a child to claim his inheritance.
Friday, May 22nd @ 7:30 PM – Under California Stars (Run Time: 1 hour & 10 minutes)
Rancher Roy and his boys track down a gang who have stolen Trigger and are holding him for ransom.
Sunday, May 24th @ 2 PM – Royal Wedding (Run Time: 1 hour & 32 minutes)
Brother and sister dancing duo Tom and Ellen Bowen (Fred Astaire and Jane Powell) travel to merry old England. There, against the backdrop of the impending wedding of royals, they go about the usual comedic pursuit of love.
SPECIAL: Sunday, May 24th @ 4 PM – African American Short Films
Sunday, May 24th @ 7 PM – Wake Me Up When the War is Over (Run Time: 1 hour & 14 minutes)
During the latter days of WWII an American Lieutenant (Ken Berry), accidentally falls out of an airplane that he was on and falls into German territory. He is taken in by a Baroness (Eva Gabor). She is taken with him and doesn’t want him to leave, so she doesn’t tell him that the war has ended.
Friday, May 29th @ 7:30 PM – The Big Cat (Run Time: 1 hour & 15 minutes)
A city boy arrives in his late mother’s birthplace to discover the locals have been pestered by drought, old fights and a cougar. He turns out to be pivotal in all of these.
Sunday, May 31st @ 2 PM – The Boy in the Plastic Bubble (Run Time: 1 hour & 36 minutes)
This film centers on the life of Todd Lubitsch (John Travolta), who was born with an improperly functioning immune system. This means that contact with unfiltered air may kill him, so he must live out his life in incubator conditions.
SPECIAL: Sunday, May 31st @ 4 PM – American Latino Presents: Athletes
Sunday, May 31st @ 7 PM – Jungle Book (Run Time: 1 hour & 48 minutes)
A boy raised by wolves tries to adapt to human village life.