Tag Archives: Christmas


Released 06/08/1984                              Rated: PG I did it. I faced my demons. And by that I mean I rewatched this movie. There are certain movies from my childhood that I didn’t care for. Gremlins is the bigger offender. (I didn’t exactly … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Kranks

Released 11/24/2004                              Rated: PG I remember seeing this movie in theaters, and not being as thrilled with it as I’d hoped. Having rewatched it for this blog, …yeah, gonna have to go with my original reaction on this one. It’s … Continue reading

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The Polar Express

Released 11/10/2004                              Rated: G There are a number of people who don’t like this movie because of the animation style. It’s the uncanny valley, where something too closely resembles actual humans, and it freaks people out. I actually don’t have … Continue reading

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The Santa Clause

Released: 11/11/1994                              Rated: PG The definition of a family movie is one that is entertaining across multiple generations, and this one hits the nail on the head. This is another one of my favorites, and if you somehow haven’t seen … Continue reading

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Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Released: 11/17/00                              Rated: PG As far as animation-to-live action adaptations go, I really don’t think you can get better than this. I mean, this project could have ended up being unbelievably horrible; Dr. Seuss is not easy to accomplish. How do … Continue reading

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