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Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice (2011) Rated TV-G

Lanny and Wayne are sent on a mission to recover missing North Pole technology. Starring Dave Foley, Derek Richardson, and Sarah Chalke. This sequel takes on the family dynamic. Here we have two sets of siblings, both of whom struggle with … Continue reading

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Help for the Holidays (2012) Rated TV-G

A busy mom has lost her Christmas spirit, and an elf from the North Pole thinks there is more to life than making toys to help people find what they are looking for during the Christmas season. Starring Summer Glau, … Continue reading

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The Santa Incident (2010) Rated NR

Santa’s sleigh gets shot down and is questioned by Homeland Security. Santa’s fate ultimately ends up in the hands of a couple of kids and some elves who come down from the North Pole to help Santa. Starring Ali Lyons, … Continue reading

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Fred Claus (2007) Rated PG

Santa’s brother has to move to the North Pole. Starring Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti, John Michael Higgins, Miranda Richardson, Rachel Weisz, Kathy Bates, Ludacris, Elizabeth Banks This film began well enough; I love the idea of sibling rivalry between Santa and his brother.  However, as the film went … Continue reading

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Robert Zemeckis

 Forrest Gump (1994) Rated PG-13 for drug content, some sensuality and war violence Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him.  Back to the Future (1985)  Rated … Continue reading

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Annie Claus is Coming to Town (2011) Rated NR

Santa’s daughter, Annie travels from the North Pole to sunny California for the first time. Along the way she makes friends and finds love. Starring Maria Thayer, Sam Page, Randy J. Goodwin, Vivica A. Fox I thought this film was … Continue reading

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Zooey Deschanel

Elf (2003) Rated PG When young Buddy falls into Santa’s gift sack on Christmas Eve, he’s transported back to the North Pole and raised as a toy-making elf by Santa’s helpers. But as he grows into adulthood, he can’t shake … Continue reading

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