Category Archives: Family

Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (1977) Rated TV-G

An outcast donkey in Roman Judea finds his destiny on the way to Bethlehem. Starring Roger Miller, Brenda Vaccaro, and Paul Frees. This is one of the lesser-known Rankin/Bass productions. Although, it is one of my favorites during the holiday … Continue reading

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The BFG (2016) Rated PG

An orphaned girl befriends a giant who takes her to Giant Country in order to stop the man-eating giants from invading the human world. Based on the book by Roald Dahl. Starring Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, and Penelope Wilton. I … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget the Lyrics! (Fox) Rated TV-PG

 Contestants compete to win a million dollars by trying to remember song lyrics. Starring Niecy Nash. The third remake of the game show brings Niecy Nash as the host. Nash loves to overreact to everything, and this shows especially when … Continue reading

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A Wish For Christmas (2016) Rated TV-G

Sara is a woman struggling to speak her mind, so she asks Santa to give her the ability to stand up for herself, and he does – for 48 hrs. Starring Lacey Chabert, Paul Greene, and Andrea Brooks. This film … Continue reading

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A Town Without Christmas (2001) Rated TV-G

A child’s letter to Santa makes national news when he claims he no longer wants to be alive, thinking he’s a burden to his divorcing parents. Starring Patricia Heaton, Rick Roberts, and Ernie Hudson. This film has the typical holiday … Continue reading

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A Perfect Christmas (2015) Rated TV-G

Newlyweds prepare to host their first Christmas together, but nothing goes as planned. Starring Susie Abromeit, Dillon Casey, and Erin Gray. While I enjoy that Hallmark occasionally puts out a story with an established couple having to work through problems … Continue reading

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When Angels Come to Town (2004) Rated TV-PG

Max, the angel, has botched his job and now must fix his wrongs. Starring Tammy Blanchard, Seann Gallagher, Vlasta Vrana, Katey Sagal, and Peter Falk. This film is a sequel to Finding John Christmas. Sagal and Falk return as the … Continue reading

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The Town Christmas Forgot (2010) Rated TV-G

A family gets stranded in a small town two days before Christmas and help with the town’s annual Christmas pageant. Starring Lauren Holly, Rick Roberts, and Azer Greco. In a town where broken dreams come to an end, a family … Continue reading

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Silver Bells (2005) Rated TV-G

Manhattanite Catherine O’Mara bonds with a boy who’s run away from his father. A year later, the father comes back to sell his Christmas trees and they reconnect. Starring Anne Heche, Tate Donovan, and Michael Mitchell. This film is very … Continue reading

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