Tagged: Christmas

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...

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Mixed Nuts (1994) – A Review

A Venice Beach crisis hotline call center is the stage on Christmas Eve for a bunch of eccentric characters for a supposed uproarious night of farcical comedy. There’s a lot...

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...

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...

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....

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The Problem With Popcorn Tins

I seem to see these things at every store around Christmas time. It’s become one of those things everyone throws onto their shelves to lure desperate, last minute shoppers to...

Christmas Story 2 sequel

A Christmas Story 2 (2012) – A Review

A Christmas Story, that small 1983 film that would go onto become a beloved holiday classic, has finally been given an “official sequel” – A Christmas Story 2! I don’t...

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A Christmas Story (1983) – A Review

“A Red Ryder BB gun, with a compass and a stock and this thing that tells time.” “FRA-GEE-LAY!” “I can’t put my arms down!” “I triple dog dare you!” “Be...

Miracle on 34th Street 1947

Remake Recon: Miracle On 34th Street

Miracle On 34th Street Being deep into the holiday season inevitably I’ll stumble onto some holiday films and specials. Of course one of the biggest Christmas films of all-time is...

Christmas tree garbage

The Christmas Aftermath

Trees making their way to the curb Once again I’ve been witness to the Christmas aftermath. Streets are lined with tattered Christmas trees and piles of discarded boxes. The decorations...

Nightmare Before Christmas

The Christmas Creep

The Christmas Creep is upon us Ok, Halloween hasn’t even arrived yet. I was just beginning to face the fact summer is over, and enjoy the fall and get used...