||Sony Pictures Television today announced that in advance of the highly-anticipated theatrical release of Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood, Sony Movie Channel will air "Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood and Quentin Tarantino Present the 'Swinging Sixties, A Movie Marathon'", a series of 9 films from the Columbia Pictures library, dating from 1958 to 1970, personally curated by the writer/director, all of which served as a specific influence in the creation of his latest 1969-set film. The film series will begin on 5 August 2019.
Interstitial segments featuring specially created conversations between Tarantino and noted film writer and historian Kim Morgan will accompany each film, along with a first look at scenes from Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood.
"Sony Pictures made their Columbia Pictures catalogue available to me so that I could select a series of films representative of the era in which Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood is set, The Swinging Sixties. I'm thrilled to host these movies so we can enjoy them together," said Quentin Tarantino.
The nine films that comprise this unique series, 'Swinging Sixties a Movie Marathon', are:
Model Shop - Monday 5th August, 11:30pm
Getting Straight - Tuesday 6th August, 11:30pm
Arizona Raiders - Wednesday 7th August, 11:30pm
Gunman's Walk - Thursday 8th August, 11:30pm
Hammerhead - Friday 9th August, 11:30pm
Easy Rider - Saturday 10th August, 11:30pm
Cactus Flower - Sunday 11th August, 1:35am
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice - Sunday 11th August, 11:30pm
The Wrecking Crew - Monday 12th August, 1:45am