Tag Archives: holidays

A Baby for Christmas (2015) Rated NR

It’s Christmastime with the Chandlers. Everyone has their problems and stresses during the holidays, but a group of children from the orphanage help them realize there is more to Christmas. Starring Maria Artis, Nadej K. Bailey, and Nicole Beyser. This is the next … Continue reading

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The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation (2010) Rated PG

The Bannister family, including their dog Zeus, goes to a Rocky Mountain resort for the holidays. Starring Mario Lopez, Dean Cain, and Paris Hilton. I’ve seen a couple of these The Dog Who Saved series of films, and I really wasn’t impressed … Continue reading

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My Christmas Soldier (2006) Rated NR

On Christmas Eve 1943, in a small town in Georgia, everyone struggles as World War II takes precedence over the holidays. A train of German POWS, stops for a rest at the train station and their lives are changed. Starring … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Seeing You (1944) Rated NR

While home on furlough for Christmas, a soldier meets a young woman and love blossoms. Starring Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten, and Shirley Temple. This is a lovely film; it shows how a soldier with a past can overcome hi issues. It’s … Continue reading

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What I Did for Love (2006) Rated TV-G

A city lawyer goes to his fiancee’s country home for the holidays. Starring Jeremy London, Dorie Barton, and James Gammon. This movie is different from Hallmark’s typical Christmas films. Here, we don’t watch the two characters fall in love; they’ve already … Continue reading

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The Sons of Mistletoe (2001) Rated NR

When the benefactor of a boys’ home dies, the home is in danger of closing. Starring Roma Downey, George Newbern, Scott Terra, Doris Roberts. Get out the Kleenex; this movie is a tear jerker. It’s the story of a daughter … Continue reading

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Remember the Night (1940) Rated TV-G

Lee Leander is caught shoplifting.  Her prosecutor decides not to take her case to trial until after the holidays. In the meantime, he bails her out of jail and takes her home to his family for Christmas. Starring  Barbara Stanwyck, Fred … Continue reading

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Our First Christmas (2008) Rated PG

When widower Tom Baer marries widow Cindy Noll, each brings their own children to the family. Everyone gets along until the holidays when everyone wants to hold onto their own family traditions. Starring Dixie Carter, Julie Warner, John Ratzenberger, Kat … Continue reading

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Recipe for a Perfect Christmas (2005) Rated TV-PG

A food critic’s life is turned upside down when her mother comes for a visit. Starring Christine Baranski, Carly Pope, Bobby Cannavale. This is a cute, romantic Christmas comedy from Lifetime, which provides a little more kick than the Hallmark … Continue reading

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The Christmas Consultant (2012) Rated NR

A highly sought after consultant is hired by a workaholic mom to help get her through the holidays. Starring David Hasselhoff, Caroline Rhea, Barclay Hope. This is, by far, the worst holiday film I have seen. The writing and acting … Continue reading

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