a holiday movie series, est. 2005

Tune in Sunday nights around 7 throughout the holiday season.


An incomplete list of films screened in the course of the series

The Thin Man1934W.S. Van Dyke
Swing Time1936George Stevens
Shop Around the Corner1940Ernst Lubitsch
Holiday Inn1942Mark Sandrich
Christmas Holiday1944Robert Siodmak
Meet Me in St. Louis1944Vincente Minnelli
It's a Wonderful Life1946Frank Capra
Fireworks1947Kenneth Anger
3 Godfathers1948John Ford
The Lemon Drop Kid1951Sidney Lanfield, Frank Tashlin
White Christmas1954Michael Curtiz
Susan Slept Here1954Frank Tashlin
The Night of the Hunter1955Charles Laughton
Mr. Arkadin1955Orson Welles
Bell, Book and Candle1958Richard Quine
Beloved Infidel1959Henry King
The Apartment1960Billy Wilder
Blast of Silence1961Allen Baron
Pocketful of Miracles1961Frank Capra
Plácido1961Luis García Berlanga
A Charlie Brown Christmas1964Bill Melendez
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer1964Larry Roemer
Santa Claus Conquers the Martians1964Nicholas Webster
Carol for Another Christmas1964Joseph Mankiewicz
The Lion in Winter1968Anthony Harvey
The Year Without a Santa Claus1974Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Three Days of the Condor1975Sydney Pollack
Emmet Otter's Jugband Christmas1977Jim Henson
Rabid1977David Cronenberg
The Silent Partner1978Daryl Duke
The Star Wars Holiday Special1978Steve Binder
Christmas Evil1980Lewis Jackson
Melvin and Howard1980Jonathan Demme
Annie1982John Huston
Diner1982Barry Levinson
Fanny and Alexander1982Ingmar Bergman
A Christmas Story1983Bob Clark
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence1983Nagisa Oshima
Trading Places1983John Landis
Blood Beat1983Fabrice-Ange Zaphiratos
Comfort and Joy1984Bill Forsyth
Gremlins1984Joe Dante
Kenny & Dolly: A Christmas to Remember1984Bob Giraldi
Silent Night, Deadly Night1984Charles E. Seller, Jr.
The Store1984Frederick Wiseman
Trancers1984Charles Band
Brazil1985Terry Gilliam
Rocky IV1985Sylvester Stallone
A Smoky Mountain Christmas1986Henry Winkler
The Christmas Toy1986Eric Till
Moonstruck1987Norman Jewison
Planes, Trains and Automobiles1987John Hughes
Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse1988Wayne Orr, Paul Reubens
Die Hard1988John McTiernan
Ernest Saves Christmas1988John Cherry III
Lucky Stiff1988Anthony Perkins
Scrooged1988Richard Donner
3615 Code Père Noël1989René Manzor
Communion1989Philippe Mora
Ghostbusters 21989Ivan Reitman
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation1989Jeremiah S. Chechik
Cookie1989Susan Seidelman
Die Hard 21990Renny Harlin
Home Alone1990Chris Columbus
Maniac Cop 21990William Lustig
Batman Returns1992Tim Burton
The Muppet Christmas Carol1992Brian Henson
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York1993Chris Columbus
The Nightmare Before Christmas1993Tim Burton
Little Women1994Gillian Armstrong
Mixed Nuts1994Nora Ephron
The Ref1994Ted Demme
Trapped in Paradise1994George Gallo
Showgirls1995Paul Verhoeven
Jingle All the Way1996Brian Levant
The Long Kiss Goodnight1996Renny Harlin
The Preacher's Wife1996Penny Marshall
Mrs. Santa Claus1996Terry Hughes
Live Flesh1997Pedro Almodovar
Go1999Doug Liman
American Psycho2000Mary Harron
'R XMAS2001Abel Ferrara
Bridget Jones's Diary2001Sharon Maguire
8 Women2002François Ozon
Bad Santa2003Terry Zwigoff
Love Actually2003Richard Curtis
Tokyo Godfathers2003Satoshi Kon
Millions2004Danny Boyle
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang2005Shane Black
The Ice Harvest2005Harold Ramis
The Gingerdead Man2006Charles Band
The Hogfather2006Vadim Jean
Death in Santaland2007Jon Ronson
In Bruges2008Martin McDonagh
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale2010Jalmari Helander
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo2011David Fincher
The Gingerdead Man vs. Evil Bong2013Charles Band
A Very Murray Christmas2015Sofia Coppola
Carol2015Todd Haynes
Love & Peace2015Sion Sono
Christmas on the Square2020Debbie Allen
The Green Knight2021David Lowery