Category: Holidays

Bing Crosby White Christmas music album

Stop The Christmas Music!

After hearing Christmas music nonstop for a month, it’s kind of funny how abruptly it’s turned off the day after Christmas. There are a few radio stations by me that...

Deck the Halls 2006 Christmas comedy Matthew Broderick Danny DeVito

Deck The Halls (2006) – A Review

Danny DeVito moves across the street from Matthew Broderick. It’s Christmas time and DeVito has a dream of his house being seen from space. That gets him to string up...

prisons new years eve celebrate

Do Prisons Celebrate New Years Eve?

Does anyone in prison celebrate the ringing in of the new year? It was something I was thinking about this New Years Eve. As I watch all these people crammed...

Holiday Affair 1949 Christmas movie Robert Mitchum Janet Leigh

Holiday Affair (1949) – A Review

It’s Christmas time and young widow Connie (Janet Leigh) is working as a secret shopper. She plans to buy an expensive toy train at a competing department store. While making the purchase...

Remember the Night 1940 holiday movie Barbara Stanwyck Fred MacMurray

Remember The Night (1940) – A Review

It’s Christmas season and Lee Leander (Barbara Stanwyck) has just been arrested for shoplifting. New York prosecutor John Sargent (Fred MacMurray) knows getting a conviction during the holidays can be...

Field of Dreams Father Son

A Solemn Father’s Day

My father died last year, so not surprisingly this Father’s Day rolls around with a heavy heart and lot’s of reflecting back on him. It’s not that I need a...

Christmas Connecticut 1945 holiday movie

Christmas in Connecticut (1945) – A Review

Dennis Morgan and Barbara Stanwyck in Christmas in Connecticut Elizabeth Lane (Barbara Stanwyck) is every housewife’s hero. She’s documents her wonderful life with her husband, baby and beautiful Connecticut farm....

Times Square on New Years Eve

New Years Eve In Times Squre – It Looks Awful

Every year since 1907 crowds have gathered into New York Times Square in New York City to ring in the new year. Over time it’s become ‘the’ place to celebrate...

Halloween trick or treaters tradition

Is Trick or Treating Becoming Extinct?

Would you really want to open yourself up to a trick by this group? Just hand over the candy One of the great annual joys from my childhood was Halloween....