Before this year's Summer Under the Stars wraps up, let's look back at the promo for the very first year of the festival, all the way from 2003.
If you can get past the Al Jolson impersonation, here's a glimpse into what was showing back in the late 90's.
A fast-paced promo you may remember from the early years, this one invites you to a place you'll never want to leave.
No longer on the air, this stylish animated bumper was used between movies during TCM's early years.
A preview of next month's Summer Under the Stars promo, featuring "Something About You" by Lucius.
Another archival promo featuring original music and lyrics. With seventeen years of hindsight, this one is teetering on the edge of bad taste.
An early, quick, brassy bumper used to intro movies.
A vintage noir-tinted promo inviting you to a place where no one has cellphones.
Why no Shane? The rights weren't available. An original promo from November 2002.