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What is your favorite holiday-season movie and why?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on December 2, 2013

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A Christmas Story’ is such a classic.”

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Elf,’ because it is a cool story.”

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Miracle on 34th Street,’ because it is a feel-good, family movie.”

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Nightmare Before Christmas,’ because it works for both Halloween and Christmas.”


Bob Smith 4 years, 4 months ago

The Call of Cthulhu, because of all the eldritch horrors.

Leslie Swearingen 4 years, 4 months ago

I still read those stories and don't even want to think the names of the elder gods, not that I have a clue how to pronouce them, because you just never know.

Bob Smith 4 years, 4 months ago

The Old Ones already know how to pronounce your name. That's all that's really needed.

Addie Line 4 years, 4 months ago

White Christmas! Never fails to get me in the Christmas spirit.

Brian Mellor 4 years, 4 months ago

Die Hard, because Feels-Fest movies are almost universally putrid, and also because Bruce Willis.

Leslie Swearingen 4 years, 4 months ago

Black Christmas
Silent Night, Deadly Night
Christmas Evil
Santa's Slay
Santa Claws
Silent Night, Bloody Night
Jack Frost
The Children

Who can pick just one? Why not one for each of the Twelve Days of Christmas, some of the movies have sequels so it is doable.

Leslie Swearingen 4 years, 4 months ago

Check this out fora list of Hanukkah movies, it is after all part of the holidays being celebrated this month.

Jeanne Gardner 4 years, 4 months ago

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation! We watch it every year! It's a classic!

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