A Christmas Carol – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

A Christmas Carol – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies Charles Dicken’s 1843 novelette comes to life in A Christmas Carol (1938). This charming black and white movie was directed by¬†Edwin L. Marin. Hugo Butler wrote the screenplay. The … Continue reading

The Lemon Drop Kid – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

The Lemon Drop Kid – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies The Lemon Drop Kid from 1951 [91 minutes in black and white]. From director Sidney Lanfield; Frank Tashlin (uncredited) [he did some revisions of the film] Screenplay: Edmund … Continue reading

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer (1964) Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is a Christmas television special produced in stop motion animation by Rankin/Bass Productions and currently distributed by … Continue reading

TV Specials From the Past – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

TV Specials From the Past – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies           Yes, I’m a Baby Boomer raised in the 50s and 60s. I have some fond memories of TV Specials, even though some … Continue reading

Holiday Affair – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

Holiday Affair – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies Holiday Affair (1949) from Director Don Hartman. Produced by Don Hartman. Screenplay by Isobel Lennart based on the story Christmas Gift by John D. Weaver. This film runs 87 minutes … Continue reading

Beyond Tomorrow – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

Beyond Tomorrow – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Beyond Tomorrow (also known as And So Goodbye) is a 1940 American fantasy film directed by A. Edward Sutherland and produced by noted cinematographer Lee … Continue reading

Remember the Night – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

Remember the Night – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies From Director Mitchell Leisen comes this charming Christmas movie, Remember the Night (1940). Preston Sturges wrote the original screenplay. This film runs 94 minutes in black and white. There … Continue reading

Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies Where can a great crooner and a great dancer go to do their “stuff” and compete for the love of a beautiful gal? Where? That would be at … Continue reading

The Preacher’s Wife – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

The Preacher’s Wife – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies What could be better than hearing Whitney Houston sing some great songs? How about Denzel Washington being an Angel sent to earth to help a pastor, his congregation, and … Continue reading

The Bishop’s Wife – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies

The Bishop’s Wife – Chuck’s Favorite 25 Days of Christmas Movies The Bishop’s Wife, 1947, from director Henry Koster, is an endearing Christmas classic. Robert Nathan’s novel comes to life thanks to the screenplay by Robert Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici. … Continue reading