NATIONAL LAMPOON’S CHRISTMAS VACATION: We’re Gonna Have the Happiest Christmas Since Bing Crosby Tap-Danced with Danny F*cking Kaye

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989) – Directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik – Starring Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo, Randy Quaid, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki, John Randolph, Diane Ladd, E.G. Marshall, Doris Roberts, William Hickey, Mae Questel, Miriam Flynn, Nicholas Guest, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Brian Doyle Murray. I miss John Hughes. For all of the jokes and…

LOVE ACTUALLY: The Classic Fool

Love Actually (2003) – Directed by Richard Curtis – Starring Alan Rickman, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, Colin Firth, Sienna Guillory, Lúcia Moniz, Liam Neeson, Thomas Sangster, Bill Nighy, Gregor Fisher, Martine McCutcheon, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Andrew Lincoln, Laura Linney, Rodrigo Santoro, Kris Marshall, Abdul Salis, Heike Makatsch, Martin Freeman, Joanna Page, Olivia Olson, Billy…

RUDOLPH AND FROSTY’S CHRISTMAS IN JULY: The Thin Line Between Tedious and Awesome

Rudolph and Frosty’s Christmas in July (1979) – a Rankin-Bass Production – Starring Billie Mae Richards, Jackie Vernon, Red Buttons, Mickey Rooney, Ethel Merman, Paul Frees, Alan Sues, Shelly Winters, and Don Messick. Containing some of the finest stop-motion Rankin-Bass produced, RUDOLPH AND FROSTY’S CHRISTMAS IN JULY gives off contradictory vibes. When the film takes…