Kirk Douglas Movie Weekend
Starting Saturday & Sunday | 8PM ET

He was difficult to work with, but was also a generous philanthropist and a goodwill ambassador, spreading the message of democracy and freedom. Join us in honoring the legendary actor, Kirk Douglas.

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Tough and Tenacious: Kirk Douglas Movie Weekend

A Tribute to the Life and Legacy of Kirk Douglas

He was brash and difficult to work with, but he was also a generous philanthropist and a goodwill ambassador, spreading the message of democracy and freedom. Join us in honoring the legendary actor, Kirk Douglas with these action-packed Westerns.

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 6TH

8PM ET

The Indian Fighter

Co-Star: Walter Matthau

A scout hired to lead a wagon train through hostile Indian lands battles two crooked train members. During an Indian encounter, the scout finds himself negotiating for peace and attracted to the Sioux chief’s daughter.

 

10PM ET

Man Without a Star

When Texas drifter Dempsey Rae heads to Wyoming and becomes a rancher, he gets an attractive female boss in the bargain. Now he wonders: should he stay loyal to her – or help the neighbors she vows to destroy?

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 7TH

8PM ET

The Man from Snowy River

Co-Stars: Sigrid Thornton and Tom Burlinson

Young Jim Craig’s father is killed in a horse accident. Now alone, Jim leaves his beloved home to work on a ranch in the lowlands, where he must prove himself to everyone—except the owner’s daughter, whose father will do anything to keep the couple apart.

 

10PM ET

Last Train from Gun Hill

Co-Stars: Anthony Quinn and Carolyn Jones

US Marshal Morgan knows who brutally murdered his wife, and where the killer lives. Now, he heads to the corrupt town of Gun Hill, where an old friend wields evil power. But Morgan vows to take the murderer to justice, just as his friend vows Morgan will never leave town alive.

 

12AM ET

The Indian Fighter

 

2AM ET

The Big Trees

Co-Stars: Edgar Buchanan and Ellen Corby

In 1900, lumberman Jim Fallon can’t wait to take a saw to the giant redwoods of northern California. Only two things are in his way: his villainous rivals…and a beautiful Quaker woman.