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WINE & MOVIES

Wine & Movie Pairing: The Player (1992)

September 9th, 2016|

Our next scheduled movie & wine pairing for the TCM Wine Club will take place Saturday, September 10th at 12:15 AM (ET)


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The Movie: The Player (1992)
The Wine: Altos de la Guardia Blanco 2014

A frustrated screenwriter menaces a studio executive who eventually kills the writer and gets away with murder. 92 mins.

Tasting Notes:

VARIETAL/Region: Rioja DOCa, Spain

This impressive 2014, a vibrant blend of Viura [...]

Wine & Movie Pairing: The Lady Eve

August 30th, 2016|

Our next scheduled movie & wine pairing for the TCM Wine Club will take place Thursday, September 1st at 8:00 PM (ET)

The Lady EveHonig ‘Family Selection’ Sauvignon Blanc 2014

The Movie: The Lady Eve (1941)
The Wine: Honig ‘Family Selection’ Sauvignon Blanc 2014

A shy millionaire, homeward bound after two years collecting snakes in the Brazilian jungle, encounters a gold-digger aboard an ocean liner. Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn. [...]

Star & Wine Pairing: Jean Arthur

August 28th, 2016|

by Sarah Shotwell

Jean Arthur_blogSpunky, patriotic, fun, and mysterious, Jean Arthur is TCM’s star of the day today! In Mr. Smith goes to Washington, she is the wry, wise sidekick who is more than your typical 1940s secretary: in the film, she becomes Smith’s (Jimmy Stewart’s) mentor, guiding him through the hairy-scary waters of D.C. corruption, challenging him to be better, and pushing him to be the hero she knows he is. She’s beautiful, but her good [...]

Star & Wine Pairing: Brigitte Bardot

August 23rd, 2016|

by Sarah Shotwell

Bridgette Bardot_BlogThis month, TCM is celebrating the end of a beautiful summer season with our #summerunderthestars series. Every day, we’re celebrating a different classic film star, and over here at the TCM Wine Club, we couldn’t resist highlighting a few of our favorites! Today’s star of the day is Brigitte Bardot, French actress, singer, and model, who like France’s cheese, wine, and art house films, is a national treasure the rest of [...]

Wine & Movie Weekend Marathon

August 12th, 2016|

Tune in for our weekend movie & wine pairings! The marathon for the TCM Wine Club kicks off on Saturday, August 13th at 2:00 PM (ET)

 


 

First Movie: Saturday, August 13th at 2:00 PM (ET)

The Movie: The Four Feathers(1939)
The Wine: Saracosa 2014

A disgraced officer risks his life to help his childhood friends in battle. Color (Technicolor), 130 mins.

Tasting Notes: The film’s boldness complements the innovative spirit of Super Tuscan [...]

Wine & Movie Weekend Marathon

August 5th, 2016|

Tune in for our weekend movie & wine pairings! The marathon for the TCM Wine Club kicks off on Saturday, August 6th at 12:45 AM (ET)

 


 

First Movie: Sunday, August 7th at 12:45 AM (ET)

The Movie: From Here to Eternity(1953)
The Wine: Tierra del Corazon Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

In this musical version of The Philadelphia Story, tabloid reporters invade a society wedding. Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Grace Kelly. Dir: Charles Walters.

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WINE CLUB TIP -  Break out your Principe Strozzi Selvascura 2013 Toscana IGT, Italy Sunday nights in November!