Beginning in January 2018, CPTV and CPTV Spirit will feature the Public Television Feature Film Collection. Explore the work of legendary actors and actresses in some of their greatest cinema classics. In these films, presented without interruption, viewers will enjoy an array of noteworthy performances, ranging from Audrey Hepburn’s iconic turn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s to Will Smith’s enthralling portrayal of Muhammad Ali in Ali.
Films airing in April 2018 include:
An enslaved Judean prince (Charlton Heston) meets his Roman betrayer (Stephen Boyd), a former friend, in a chariot race.
On CPTV SPIRIT: Friday, April 6, 2018 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
On CPTV: Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.
Ron Howard’s Oscar-winning tale follows Florida retirees who find the fountain of youth in a pool filled with alien pods.
On CPTV: Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 9 p.m. and Sunday, April 8 at 2 p.m.
On CPTV SPIRIT: Friday, April 13, 2018 at 9 p.m. and Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 6 p.m.
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Two brothers — one an alcoholic (Paul Newman) who resents his devoted wife (Elizabeth Taylor) — visit their dying father (Burl Ives) in the South.
On CPTV SPIRIT: Friday, April 20, 2018 at 9 p.m. and Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 6 p.m.
On CPTV: Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 2 p.m.
A television network exploits a deranged anchor’s ravings about the news media for its own profit. Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch, and Robert Duvall star.
On CPTV: Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 9 p.m. and Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2 p.m.