Turner Classic Movies (TCM) showcases the versatility of the films honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences during its annual on-air festival "31 Days of Oscar," February 1 through March 3.

Each day of programming is themed into different categories including “Directing,” “Cinematography,” “Actor,” “Actress,” “Song,” “Costume Design,” and “Original Screenplay.” Additionally, a 72-hour “Best Picture” marathon, from 8 p.m. ET Thursday, Feb. 22 through 8 p.m. ET Sunday, Feb. 25 will serve as a drum roll leading into the 79th Annual Academy Awards® telecast.

Robert Osborne, TCM host, official biographer of the Academy Awards and the Academy’s red carpet greeter, will guide viewers throughout more than 350 movies aired during the festival introducing landmark movies such as Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961, Feb. 14, 8 p.m. ET), From Here to Eternity (1953, Feb. 24, 8 p.m. ET) and West Side Story (1961, Feb. 25, 8:15 a.m. ET). More than 75 titles are new to TCM’s "31 Days of Oscar" this year and nearly 40 films are a network premiere.