The Best Years of Our Lives

TCM | 5:00 pm

Seven decades later, director William Wyler's lengthy but magnificent 1946 drama remains an extremely telling portrait of the effects of war on ordinary citizens. Honored with seven Academy Awards including best picture, the film features flawless performances by Dana Andrews, Fredric March and Harold Russell as veterans struggling to cope with being back home. Myrna Loy and Teresa Wright co-star. The film airs today in observance of Veterans Day.