Eight Days of Christmas, Day 5: Christmas with the Fonz

On the fifth day of Christmas, TMP brings to you… the Cunninghams and their pal Fonz, too! That’s right, folks, we’re taking a trip back to the ’50s — by way of the ’70s — and visiting one of the holiday-themed episodes of the long-running sitcom Happy Days. I grew up on re-runs of this … More Eight Days of Christmas, Day 5: Christmas with the Fonz

Eight Days of Christmas, Day 3: Christmas with the Bradys

On the third day of Christmas, TMP brings to you… a “lovely lady” with a Christmas flu! Okay, it’s not a flu, it’s laryngitis… but technicalities aside, today we’re spending Christmas with the Bradys and taking a look at “The Voice of Christmas,” the season one holiday episode of The Brady Bunch. This post is … More Eight Days of Christmas, Day 3: Christmas with the Bradys

Eight Days of Christmas: It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

A note from Lindsey: Merry Christmas to those who are celebrating today! I hope you all are having a fantastic holiday! Today wraps up the Eight Days of Christmas series, and I’m sharing a review of one of the most beloved Christmas classics, It’s a Wonderful Life. Previous posts: The Bishop’s Wife, Boys Town, Miracle on … More Eight Days of Christmas: It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

Eight Days of Christmas: Remember the Night (1940)

A note from Lindsey: In addition to being a part of the Eight Days of Christmas celebration, this film is being reviewed/re-watched for the Barbara Stanwyck Filmography Project. For more reviews from this project, visit the Listography page! Lee Leander (Barbara Stanwyck) is in trouble with the law. Just in time for the Christmas shopping season, … More Eight Days of Christmas: Remember the Night (1940)

Eight Days of Christmas: Bundle of Joy (1956)

The Christmas rush is in full swing at Merlin and Son department store. (Merlin is Adolphe Menjou, “son” is Eddie Fisher.) Polly Parrish (Debbie Reynolds) works in the hat department and can’t wait for the rush to be over, because she’s expecting a raise at the end of it. She’s done quite well as a salesperson … More Eight Days of Christmas: Bundle of Joy (1956)