KCET is recreating the moviegoing experience from the Golden Age of Hollywood and invites viewers to meet the original artists from the silver screen! Classic CoolTMTheater is a weekly 120-minute series, which will include a package of the following attractions:
- A Classic Cartoon; a selection of the best of Hollywood classic Cartoons from the 30s, 40s and 50s.
- A Feature Film; with themes such as Romance, Film Noir, Musicals, Adventures, Westerns, Horror ...including a selection of their original trailers.
- A Newsreel; which will include celebrities, politics, sports and important events of the year the movie was released.
- A musical short featuring timeless artists like Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole, The Big Bands, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin Sammy Davis Jr, The Andrew Sisters, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Elvis Presley, The Platters, and many more surprises.
The weekly program debuts with Frank Capra's 1941 Academy Award Nominated film and all time Classic "Meet John Doe" starring Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwick.
Classic Cool, because Cool is timeless!