Explore the work of legendary actors and actresses in some of their greatest cinema classics with Season 2 of the Public Television Feature Film Collection. These films, presented without interruption on CPTV and CPTV Spirit, feature an array of noteworthy performances.

Films airing in January 2020 include:

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Gattaca
In this science-fiction drama, a man who is considered to be genetically inferior assumes the identity of a man considered to be genetically superior in order to pursue his dream of space travel. Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, and Jude Law star.

  • Friday, January 3 at 9:00 pm on CPTV SPIRIT
  • Saturday, January 4 at 5:00 pm on CPTV SPIRIT
  • Saturday, January 11 at 9:00 pm on CPTV
  • Sunday, January 12 at 2:00 pm on CPTV

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Anatomy of a Murder
In a murder trial, the defendant says he suffered temporary insanity after the victim raped his wife. What is the truth, and will he win his case? James Stewart, Lee Remick, and Ben Gazzara star.

  • Saturday, January 4 at 8:00 pm on CPTV
  • Sunday, January 5 at 2:00 pm on CPTV
  • Friday, January 10 at 9:00 pm on CPTV SPIRIT
  • Saturday, January 11 at 5:00 pm on CPTV SPIRIT

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The China Syndrome
A reporter finds what appears to be a cover-up of safety hazards at a nuclear power plant. Jane Fonda, Jack Lemmon, and Michael Douglas star.

  • Saturday, January 18 at 9:00 pm on CPTV
  • Sunday, January 19 at 2:00 pm on CPTV

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In the Heat of the Night
Rod Steiger and Sidney Poitier are compelling as an unlikely crime-fighting pair in this five-time Oscar winning (including Best Picture) murder mystery set in a steamy southern town.

  • Friday, January 17 at 9:00 pm on CPTV SPIRIT
  • Saturday, January 18 at 6:00 pm on CPTV SPIRIT
  • Saturday, January 25 at 9:00 pm on CPTV
  • Sunday, January 26 at 2:00 pm on CPTV