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While Christmas movies are a dime a dozen, there are precious few movies that focus on that other venerable holiday here in the U.S.: Thanksgiving. There is one, however, which is very funny – and maybe a bit too “close to home” if your family tends towards “dysfunctional.”
“Home For the Holidays” (1995)
- Starring: Holly Hunter, Robert Downey, Jr., Anne Bancroft, Charles Durning, Geraldine Chaplin, Steve Guttenberg
- Director: Jodie Foster
- Summary: Fights and reconciliations mark a single mom’s (Holly Hunter) Thanksgiving with her dysfunctional Baltimore clan. [ full synopsis]
- Airs Locally (Whatcom/Skagit):
- KVOS 12 Thu, Nov 26, 8:00 pm
- LIFE 51 Sun, Nov 29 5:00pm
Posted in Christmas 2007, Christmas Video Clips, tagged Christmas, Dan Akroyd, Eddie Murphy, funny, humor, humorous, Jamie Lee Curtis, movie, New Year's, Trading Places on December 23, 2007| Leave a Comment »
One of my all-time favorite holiday movies.
Caution: Uncut original. May offend some viewers.
Posted in Christmas 2007, Christmas Video Clips, tagged Bing Crosby, classic, clip, Fred Astaire, holiday, Irving Berlin, Marjorie Reynolds, movie, paramount, scene, song, video, White Christmas on December 22, 2007| 2 Comments »
From Paramount Pictures 1942 hit, Holiday Inn. This marked the motion picture debut of the now immortal “White Christmas.”