With the Decade Ending, Let’s Talk About Movies in 2012?


Wow! What a year 2012 was for cinema-goers. With incredible blockbusters covering almost the entire spectrum of genres, it’s tough to narrow down which movie is truly the best. All of the movies on the below list are now over …

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Miracle On 34th Street: Over 70 Years of Santa and Miracles (Day #23)

Title: Miracle on 34th Street

Directed: George Seaton

Release:  May 2nd, 1947

Starring: Maureen O’Hara, John Payne, Edmund Gwenn, Gene Lockhart,

Natalie Wood, Porter Hall, William Frawley, Jerome Cowan, Philip Tonge

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers

If I didn’t …

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Home Alone: The Birth of a Christmas Sociopath (Day #22)

Title: Home Alone

Release: November 10th, 1990

Director: Chris Colombus

Writer(s): John Hughes

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard, Catherine O’Hara

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers.

We have finally reached the final five movies for this …

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Stay Home for Christmas Vacation (Day #20)

Title: Christmas Vacation

Director: Jeremiah Chechik

Writer(s): John Hughes

Starring: Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo, Randy Quaid, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers.

 

 

It’s that time

Christmas time is here

Everybody knows there’s not a

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Tokyo Godfathers: The Best Christmas Movie To Come Out of the East (Day #19)

Title: Tokyo Godfathers

Release: August 30th, 2003

Director: Satoshi Kon

Writer(s): Keiko Nobumoto, Satoshi Kon

Starring: Toru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers.

Finally, the main entrant that I fought for, as this is a …

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White Christmas: Embracing Christmas Without Children and Santa (Day #17)

Title: White Christmas

Directed: Michael Curtiz

Release: October 14th, 1954

Starring: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney,

Vera-Ellen, Dean Jagger

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers

I have to mention I am thankful that we decided to take on this …

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A Christmas Story: A Christmas Classic Frozen in Time, Filled With Christmas Spirit (Day #16)

Title: A Christmas Story

Directed: Bob Clark

Release: November 18th, 1983

Starring: Melinda Dillon, Daren McGavin, Peter Billingsley

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers

*This piece is actually from another colleague of ours, who will be joining the website with

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Gremlins: A Terrorizing Little Monster That Is Hard to Be Mad At (Day #13)

Gremlins1.jpgTitle: Gremlins

Release: June 8th 1984

Director: Joe Dante

Writer(s): Chris Columbus

Starring: Zach Gallican, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, Polly Holliday, Frances Lee McCain, Howie Mandel

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers

Alright, hear us out. We know that Gremlins 

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Scrooged: Bill Murray’s Deadpan Clashes With The Charles Dickens Classic (Day #12)

Title: Scrooged

Release: November 23, 1988

Director: Richard Donner

Writer(s): Mitch Glazer, Michael O’Donoghue

Starring: Bill Muray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, Bobcat Goldthwait,

Carol Kane, Robert Mitchum, Michael J. Polland, Alfre Woodard

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers

Let’s face …

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Love Actually – Teaching Lessons in Yuletide Romance (Day #8)

Title: Love Actually

Release: November 14th, 2003

Director: Richard Curtis

Writer(s): Richard Curtis

Starring: Hugh Grant, Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Laura Linney, Emma Thompson,

Alan Rickman, Keira Knightley, Martine McCutcheon, Bill Nighy, Rowan Atkinson

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers.

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