’31 Days’ in TCM’s February

1/12/2006 7:23 AM Eastern

Turner Classic Movies will kick off its annual “31 Days of Oscar” programming stunt Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 6 a.m. with Mogambo, featuring Ava Gardner.

The event -- leading up to the 78th Annual Academy Awards Sunday, March 5 at 8 p.m. (EST) -- will wrap up with Lust for Life Friday, March 3.

TCM is currently available in more than 70 million homes.