Rescuing Christmas (2023)

Rescuing Christmas (2023)

The movie Rescuing Christmas has what I call a FedEx problem. Watching this new Hallmark release from director Emily Moss Wilson, I couldn’t help but take a trip down memory lane and remember my Latin American film class in college when we had to watch the movie...
Haul Out The Holly: Lit Up! (2023)

Haul Out The Holly: Lit Up! (2023)

Unlike several recent films that have had some geography challenges (Holiday Road (2023), Checkin’ It Twice (2023)), this film was actually filmed in Utah, in Cottonwood Heights. You will immediately recognize the majestic Wasatch Front! Further, the film...

Holiday Road (2023)

Remember in Elf, when Buddy called out the masked Santa imposter in the department store? That is this movie. It sits on a throne of pernicious, divisive lies. The film begins in Portland, OR in the airport. LIE #1: Nope, not Portland, or PDX. I grew up in the PNW and...
Never Been Chris’d (2023)

Never Been Chris’d (2023)

Most often I rate films LOWER than the IMDB rating. However, in this case, I disagree with the 5.5/10 currently on IMDB. Ratings like this also only matter if you compare them to something else. For example, 0 out of 10 has no context. Two films can be rated the same,...