Posts under ‘Holiday Flicks’

Be afraid…be very afraid

Summer is winding down, and that means that a fresh crop of Halloween movies will be upon us before you know it.

Can you name that Christmas movie?

A couple of weeks ago, my friends and I had our annual Christmas party/dinner/Yankee Swap. And this year, our lovely hostess and host threw in a twist: a game. We were given a list of nine quotes from Christmas movies and asked to name that movie. Out of the 15 of us at the party, […]

As scary as fiction

Scary movie fans were rejoicing this Halloween with the release of “Saw 3D,” the final installment in the terrifying series that spawned the torture porn sub-genre. It topped the box office this weekend, bringing in $24.2 million, with “Paranormal Activity 2″ taking a second place $16.5 million. Do the original “Saw” and “Paranormal Activity” make […]

The five best St. Patty’s movies

What’s the best way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? Other than with green beer? That’s right: Irish movies. It doesn’t have to be about the holiday to get you in the mood. And in honor of my parents, who are in Ireland today, I present to you the best Irish-themed movies for your watching pleasure. […]

Thanksgiving movies are here

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our readers, love The Take Three! We hope you’re with family tonight and have enjoyed a wonderful turkey dinner, complete with marshmallow yams (@alexLthomas)¬†and pumpkin pie for dessert. Being off from work is the perfect time to catch up on some movies, and with the holiday on Thursday, all of […]