The Family Classics was a marathon on Turner Classic Movies that aired every Sunday of December 2008 that showed many Disney live-action films that came with The Age of Believing: The Disney Live-Action Classics.
Films in the Family Classics
Sun., Dec 7
- Noon Treasure Island (1950) – starring Robert Newton and Bobby Driscoll
*1:45 p.m. Swiss Family Robinson (1960) – starring John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, Sessue Hayakawa and Tommy Kirk
*4 p.m. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) – starring Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas and Peter Lorre
*6:15 p.m. Old Yeller (1957) – starring Tommy Kirk, Dorothy McGuire and Fess Parker
*8 p.m. The Parent Trap 1961) – starring Hayley Mills, Maureen O’Hara and Brian Keith
*10:15 p.m. Pollyanna (1960) – starring Hayley Mills, Jane Wyman, Karl Malden, Adolphe Menjou and Agnes Moorehead
*12:30 a.m. The Barefoot Executive (1971) – starring Kurt Russell, Harry Morgan, Wally Cox and John Ritter
Sunday, Dec. 14
- Noon The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969) – starring Kurt Russell and Cesar Romero
*1:45 p.m. The Strongest Man in the World (1975) – starring Kurt Russell, Cesar Romero and Dick Van Patten
*3:30 p.m. The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) – starring Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson and Tommy Kirk
*5:15 p.m. Son of Flubber (1963) – starring Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk and Ed Wynn
*7 p.m. THE AGE OF BELIEVING: THE DISNEY LIVE-ACTION CLASSICS – narrated by Angela Lansbury
*8:30 p.m. The Apple Dumpling Gang (1975) – starring Tim Conway, Don Knotts, Bill Bixby and Susan Clark
*10:15 p.m. The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979) – starring Tim Conway, Don Knotts, Tim Matheson, Kenneth Mars and Jack Elam
Sunday, Dec. 21
- Noon The Black Hole (1979) – starring Maximilian Schell, Anthony Perkins, Robert Forster and Ernest Borgnine
*2 p.m. Escape to Witch Mountain (1975) – starring Eddie Albert, Kim Richards, Ike Eisenmann and Donald Pleasance
*4 p.m. Return from Witch Mountain (1978) – starring Bette Davis, Christopher Lee, Kim Richards and Ike Eisenmann
*6 p.m. Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) – starring Angela Lansbury, David Tomlinson and Roddy McDowall
*8 p.m. Candleshoe (1977) – starring Jodie Foster, David Niven and Helen Hayes
*10 p.m. Freaky Friday (1976) – starring Jodie Foster, Barbara Harris and John Astin
*11:45 p.m. THE AGE OF BELIEVING: THE DISNEY LIVE-ACTION CLASSICS (encore)
Sunday, Dec. 28
- Noon The Shaggy Dog (1959) – starring Fred MacMurray, Jean Hagen and Tommy Kirk.
*2 p.m. The Shaggy D.A. (1976) – starring Dean Jones, Tim Conway and Suzanne Pleshette.
*4 p.m. The Love Bug (1968) – starring Dean Jones, Michelle Lee and Buddy Hackett.
*6 p.m. Herbie Rides Again (1974) – starring Helen Hayes, Ken Berry and Stefanie Powers.
*8 p.m. Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977) – starring Dean Jones and Don Knotts.
*9:45 p.m. Herbie Goes Bananas (1980) – starring Cloris Leachman and Harvey Korman.
*11:30 p.m. The World’s Greatest Athlete (1973) – starring Tim Conway, Jan Michael Vincent, John Amos and Nancy Walker