Cabler launching 'A Night at the Movies' series

Turner Classic Movies is launching a series of one-hour specials titled “A Night at the Movies” that will examine specific cinematic genres.

The series, from DreamWorks Television, will run Friday nights, beginning Oct. 2 with a monthlong look at thrillers.

Among those interviewed will be a range of personalities who fit the appropriate genre, including Bryan Singer (“The Usual Suspects”), Kenneth Branagh (“Dead Again”) and Martin Landau (“North by Northwest”).

Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey are exec producers.

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