Two for One: Steven Spielberg – Jailhouse Rock (1957) & Forty Guns (1957) (TCM, May 18, 2024)

TCM presents a brand new episode of its talk show, Two for One, airing on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at 8:00 PM. In this seventh episode, host Ben Mankiewicz welcomes the legendary filmmaker Steven Spielberg to discuss two classic films: Jailhouse Rock (1957) and Forty Guns (1957).

During the episode, Spielberg and Mankiewicz explore the cultural significance and influence of these films, offering behind-the-scenes insights and personal reflections.

Jailhouse Rock, released in 1957, is a musical drama starring Elvis Presley as a young man who rises to fame as a rock and roll singer.

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Forty Guns, also released in 1957, is a Western film directed by Samuel Fuller and starring Barbara Stanwyck as a strong-willed woman in the Old West.

This episode of Two for One continues the show’s unique format of presenting double features curated by celebrated filmmakers.

Two for One is currently in its first season on TCM, with each episode exploring a different filmmaker’s choices for a double feature.

Two for One: Steven Spielberg – Jailhouse Rock (1957) & Forty Guns (1957) airs Saturday, May 18, 2024, at 8:00 PM on TCM.

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