A Christmas Carol (1938)

A Christmas Carol (1938)


A Christmas Carol (1938)

Release year: 1938 Director: Edwin L. Marin Screenwriter: Hugo Butler, Charles Dickens (based on the novel by) Starring: Reginald Owen, Gene Lockhart, Kathleen Lockhart, Terry Kilburn, Barry MacKay, Lionel Braham, Ann Rutherford  On Christmas Eve the grumpy Ebenezer Scrooge (Owen) is visited by the spirit of his former partner, Jacob Marley (Leo G. Carroll). He ..

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms


The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Release year: 2018 Director: Lasse Hallström, Joe Johnston Screenwriter: Asleigh Powell, E.T.A. Hoffman (short story ‘The Nutcracker and the Mouse King’), Marius Petipa and Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky (the ballet ‘The Nutcracker’) Starring: Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightly, Morgan Freeman, Jayden Fowora-Knight, Helen Mirren, Richard E. Grant, Eugenio Derbez  Young Clara (Foy) is transported into a magical ..

The Grinch

The Grinch


The Grinch

Release year: 2018 Director: Yarrow Cheney, Scott Mosier Screenwriter: Michael LeSieur, Tommy Swerdlow, Dr. Seuss (based in the novel ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas’ by) Starring (voices): Benedict Cumberbatch, Cameron Seely, Rashida Jones, Phareell Williams, Tristan O’Hare, Kenan Thompson The grumpy Grinch hates Christmas and decides to steal the Holiday from the people of Whoville ..

Moviegeek5: Family Christmas Movies

Moviegeek5: Family Christmas Movies


Moviegeek5: Family Christmas Movies

  Many families have their own particular movie traditions around Christmas. Some go to the cinemas together, some watch the latest animated films, and some revisit the same classics over and over again. A “Christmas” movie in that sense can be many different things; for adult it can be something like Die Hard (1988) or ..

Let It Snow

Let It Snow


Let It Snow

Release year: 2019 Director: Luke Snellin Screenwriter: Laura Solon, Victoria Strouse, Kay Cannon, based on the book by John Green, Lauren Myracle and Maureen Johnson Starring: Isabela Merced, Shameik Moore, Odeya Rush, Liv Hewson, Mitchell Hope, Kiernan Shipka, Joan Cusack, Jacob Batalon  We follow a group of young people struggling with family, friends and relationships ..

The Shop Around the Corner

The Shop Around the Corner


The Shop Around the Corner

Release year: 1940 Director: Ernst Lubitsch Screenwriter: Samson Raphaelson, Miklós László (based on the play ‘Illatszertár’ by) Starring: James Stewart, Margaret Sullavan, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut, Sara Haden, Felix Bressart, William Tracy, Inez Courtney When Klara (Sullavan) starts working in the shop where Alfred (Stewart) is the most trusted salesman, the two doesn’t exactly hit ..

Jolly Life (Neseli Hayat)

Jolly Life (Neseli Hayat)


Jolly Life (Neseli Hayat)

Release year: 2009 Director: Yilmaz Erdogan Screenwriter: Yilmaz Erdogan Starring: Yilmaz Erdogan, Büsra Pekin, Kadir Akgün, Caner Alkaya, Aksel Kamber, Tonguc Oksal, Gülhan Tekin, Sevket Süha Tezel Riza (Erdogan) is a man caught between working class Turks and the Westernized upper class Turks. After finding himself in economical problems he accepts any job he can get, ..

El Camino Christmas

El Camino Christmas


El Camino Christmas

Release year: 2017 Director: David E. Talbert Screenwriter: Theodore Melfi, Christopher Wehner Starring: Luke Grimes, Dax Sheppard, Kurtwood Smith, Vincent D’Onofrio, Michelle Mylett, Emilio Rivera, Jessica Alba, Tim Allen Eric Roth (Grimes) comes to the small town of El Camino at Christmas time looking for answers. Instead he finds a drunk and dumb cops and ..

Santa Swap (Snekker Andersen og julenissen)

Santa Swap (Snekker Andersen og julenissen)


Santa Swap (Snekker Andersen og julenissen)

Release year: 2016 Director: Terje Rangnes Screenwriter: John Kåre Raake (based on the story by Alf Prøysen) Starring: Trond Espen Seim, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Ingeborg Raustøl, Thias Salberg, Ella Lockert, Anders Pedersen, Johanna Mørck Carpenter Andersen (Seim) loves Christmas and goes through great efforts every year to make Christmas special for his kids. But one ..

The Christmas Chronicles

The Christmas Chronicles


The Christmas Chronicles

Release year: 2018 Director: Clay Kaytis Screenwriter: Matt Lieberman, David Guggenheim Starring: Kurt Russell, Judah Lewis, Darby Camp, Vella Lovell, Jameson Kraemer, Oliver Hudson, Kimberly Williams-Paisley  After the death of their father (Hudson), Kate (Camp) and Terry (Lewis) fight all the time, much to distress of their hard-worked mother (Williams-Paisley). One Christmas Eve when they ..

Beyond Tomorrow

Beyond Tomorrow


Beyond Tomorrow

Release year: 1940 Director: A. Edward Sutherland Screenwriter: Adele Comandini, Mildred Cram Starring: Harry Carrey, C. Aubrey Smith, Charles Winninger, Alex Melesh, Maria Ouspenskaya, Richard Carlson, Jean Lawrence Moviegeek Sunday Classic #183, week 51 2017 When their guests for Christmas cancel at the last moment, millionaire friends Michael (Winninger), George (Carey) and Allan (Smith) throw ..

Office Christmas Party

Office Christmas Party


Office Christmas Party

Release year: 2016 Director: Josh Gordon, Will Speck Screenwriters: Justin Malen, Laura Solen, Dan Mazer Starring: Jason Bateman, Olivia Munn, T. J. Miller, Jennifer Aniston, Kate McKinnon, Courtney B. Vance, Jillian Bell, Rob Corddry When his uptight CEO sister Carol (Jennifer Aniston) threatens to shut down his branch, Clay (T. J. Miller) decides to throw ..