Wicked funny and equally touching - Derry Girls is nothing short of brilliant and is destined to become a cult favourite. Watch the pilot for the nineties music, butterfly clips and general hype - but you’ll get hooked on the well developed female characters.
Bold Statement: A Muppet Family Christmas is a true holiday classic and much better than The Muppets Christmas Carol. Basic premise: The gang all heads to Fozzie Bear's mother's house for the holidays.... but mom is off to Californa! So she rents it out to Doc and his dog, Sprocket, for a nice, quiet Christmas.… Continue reading XMAS Countdown: A Muppet Family Christmas
This one is for Isobel. Is it a Christmas movie? Well... it takes place on Christmas Eve. It's about a guy trying to get home in time to spend Christmas with his family. There is Christmas music. There are lots of Christmas references. A classic example: "Now I have a machine gun.. ho ho ho." So… Continue reading XMAS Countdown: Die Hard
Oprah's Favourite Things special was my favourite holiday tv tradition when I was a kid. Oprah was my favourite tradition in general when I was a kid - I used to rush home from school to watch her show every day. When people ask me what my dream job is in TV, I often tell… Continue reading XMAS Countdown: Oprah’s Favourite Things
Seth Cohen. The boy of all my high school dreams. Your holiday traditions made me love you that much more. What's it going to be? Do you want your menorah or candy cane? https://giphy.com/embed/l3vRiXFFk10jSAkGA https://giphy.com/embed/3oz8xXDeMYdYwVfbGg Dip a toe into the Chrismukkah pool as Cohen likes to say, or as I say - dive right in. Of… Continue reading XMAS Countdown: The OC ft. Chrismukkah
How do I even start to describe the joy that this film brings me. If I’m going to kick off the holiday season I’m going to do it with the McCallisters. We’ve all had those hectic mornings before a flight or trip - do we have everything? I’m 99% sure I do. Did we forget… Continue reading XMAS Countdown 2018: Home Alone
But.. DO NOT READ ON IF YOU HAVEN'T FINISHED THE SHOW.