‘Tis the Season for Christmas Movies

11 Dec

By Toni Snee

Christmas time movies: Are you looking for something different to watch this holiday season?

Tired of the same old stories? Then try one of these great movies!

Bell, Book and Candle: stars James Stewart and Kim Novak.

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A Greenwich Village witch, Gillian Holroyd, is interested in her neighbor, Shepherd Henderson, a publisher. Gillian discovers that Shep is engaged to one of her former college classmates who Gillian dislikes. Gillian casts a love spell on Shep so falls out with his fiancé. Things backfire and Gillian falls for Shep. Shep turns to another witch to break the spell cast by Gillian. A year later, Shep returns to the neighborhood and learns that Gillian has lost her powers and closed her shop.

Joyeux Noel

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December 1914, German, French and Scottish soldiers call an unofficial truce in the trench warfare for several days at Christmas.

The Bishop’s Wife: stars David Niven, Loretta Young and Cary Grant.

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An Episcopal bishop prays for divine guidance for help to build a new cathedral. The bishop has lost sight of his family and why he became a churchman in the first place. Enter Dudley, an angel sent in answer to his prayers. Things don’t go according to the Bishop’s plan as Dudley isn’t interested in helping to raise funds.

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