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Old 11-21-10, 08:58 AM   #22
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Re: The 6th Annual Holiday Challenge ***LISTS THREAD***

Primary goal, as always, is to reduce the unwatched pile. It's *much* smaller for Holiday films! That means I'll use the secondary goal to re-watch all my holiday favorites this year.

+ = unwatched pile
* = first time viewing

November 27
1. Frosty the Snowman (1969) + *
2. Frosty Returns (1992) + *
3. Santa Clause is Coming to Town (1970) + *
4. The Little Drummer Boy + *
5. WKRP in Cincinnati - S01E07 - "Turkeys Away"
6. 3rd Rock from the Sun - S02E10 - "Gobble, Gobble, Dick, Dick"
7. 3rd Rock from the Sun - S02E12 - "Jolly Old St. Dick"
8. The Bob Newhart Show - S03E11 - "An American Family"
9. The Bob Newhart Show - S03E13 - "Home is Where the Hurt Is"

November 28
10. The Bob Newhart Show - S04E11 - "Over The River And Through The Woods"
11. The Bob Newhart Show - S04E15 - "Bob Has to Have His Tonsils Out, So He Spends Christmas Eve in the Hospital"
12. Home for the Holidays (1995)

November 29
13. Deck the Halls (2006) + *

November 30
14. A Christmas Carol (1938) +
15. Mixed Nuts (1994)

December 2
16. The Lemon Drop Kid (1951)

December 3
17. Elf (2003)

December 4
18. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964) +
19. Cricket on the Hearth (1967) +
20. A Christmas Story (1983)
21. "Your Hit Parade" from December 24th, 1955 *
22. Friends - S04E08 - "The One With Chandler in a Box" +
23. Friends - S04E10 - "The One with the Girl from Poughkeepsie" +
24. Scrooged (1988) +

December 6
25. Bad Santa (2003)

December 8
26. Friends - S05E08 - "The One With the Thanksgiving Flashbacks" +
27. Friends - S05E10 - "The One with the Inappropriate Sister" +
28. Friends - S05E11 - "The One with All the Resolutions" +

December 11
29. Garfield's Thanksgiving (1989) * +
30. A Garfield Christmas Special (1987) * +
31. Christmas with the Kranks (2004)

December 12
32. Home Alone (1990)
33. Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992) +
34. National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

December 13
34. National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure (2003)

December 16
35. Holiday Affair (1949)

December 18
36. The Santa Clause (1994)
37. Holiday Inn [newly colorized version] (1942) +
38. Babes in Toyland [full length restored version - aka "March of the Wooden Soldiers"] (1934)

December 19
39. The King of Queens - S01E10 - "Supermarket Story"
40. The King of Queens - S01E11 - "Noel Cowards"

December 20
41. Joyeux Noel (2005) + *
42. Pocketful of Miracles (1961)

December 21
43. The Bishop's Wife (1947)
44. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)

December 23
45. A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)
46. It's Christmastime Again, Charlie Brown (1992)
47. The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942)

December 24
48. Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
49. It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947)

December 25
50. It's a Wonderful Life (1946) +
51. Christmas in Connecticut (1945)

December 26
52. Trading Places (1983) +

December 29
53. Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)

December 30
54. Batman Returns (1992)
55. The Apartment (1960)

December 31
56. Donovan's Reef (1963) +
57. On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)

CHECKLIST

Spoiler:

-X- Watch a Thanksgiving movie: Home for the Holidays (1995)
-X- Watch a Thanksgiving TV episode: WKRP in Cincinnati - S01E07 - "Turkeys Away"
-X- Watch a Thanksgiving special: Garfield's Thanksgiving
-X- Watch something animated about Thanksgiving: Garfield's Thanksgiving

-X- Watch a Christmas movie: Deck the Halls (2006)
-X- Watch a Christmas TV episode: 3rd Rock from the Sun - S02E12 - "Jolly Old St. Dick"
-X- Watch a Christmas special: Santa Clause is Coming to Town
-X- Watch something animated about Christmas: Frosty the Snowman
-X- Watch some version of A Christmas Carol: A Christmas Carol (1938)

-X- Watch a New Year's movie: Trading Places (1983)
-X- Watch a New Year's TV episode: Friends - S05E11 - "The One with All the Resolutions"
--- Watch a New Year's special:
--- Watch something animated about New Year's:

-X- Watch something Charlie Brown: A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)
-X- Watch something Garfield: A Garfield Christmas Special (1987)
-X- Watch an Oscar Winner: Holiday Inn (1942) [Best Music, Original Song]
-X- Watch "It's a Wonderful Life"
-X- Watch some version of "Miracle on 34th Street" - Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
-X- Watch "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation"
-X- Watch "A Christmas Story"

--- 1920s
-X- 1930s: A Christmas Carol (1938)
-X- 1940s: Holiday Affair (1949)
-X- 1950s: The Lemon Drop Kid (1951)
-X- 1960s: Frosty the Snowman (1969)
-X- 1970s: Santa Clause is Coming to Town (1970)
-X- 1980s: Scrooged (1988)
-X- 1990s: Home for the Holidays (1995)
-X- 2000s: Deck the Halls (2006)
--- Watch a Film From the Year You Were Born:

--- Watch the MST3K version of a film/show:
--- Watch a film/show and its remake:
--- Watch a film/show based on or turned into a video game:
-X- Watch a film/show based on a novel: A Christmas Carol (1938)
--- Watch a silent film:
-X- Watch a film/show with commentary: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
--- Watch a film/show that takes place in space:
--- Watch a film/show that takes place on or under the sea:

Watch a film/show for each rating:
--- G:
-X- PG: Elf (2003)
-X- PG-13: Home for the Holidays (1995)
-X- R: Bad Santa
-X- Unrated: A Christmas Carol (1938)

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