Who Said It Better? Mr. Darcy or Jan from The Office

That awkward moment when you realize you have feelings for the “wrong” person and try to share them. But it all comes out totally wrong. Two different genres. Two different settings. Two similar confessions. And two totally different outcomes. Who botched said it better? Consider the original confession from Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice: Now check out how […]

Favorite Alan Rickman Roles*

Rest in peace, Alan Rickman. You will live forever on our screens. *I haven’t seen any of the Harry Potter movies. I understand he’s great in them. Die Hard: This was Alan Rickman’s first movie role, and I watched it for the first time this holiday season. Forget Bruce Wills. This has Alan Rickman at […]

Top Five Favorite Christmas TV Episodes

Psych: The Polarizing Express. Shawn has his own special version of It’s a Wonderful Life. Kinda. This episode pays homage to Austin Powers, includes a Nick Nolte joke, and has an awesome Grinch Easter egg. Chuck: Chuck versus Santa Claus. Chuck has to save himself and everyone at the Buy More. Casey gets a toe […]

Top Five Favorite Cheesy (and not so cheesy) Holiday TV Movies

At first, I was going to limit this to those cheesy made-for-cable movies, but then I realized I was leaving out some excellent TV specials that never went to theaters. So some of these are classics and some are pure fromage. Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The original narrated by Boris Karloff. The […]

Top Five Favorite Christmas Movies

hristmas Vacation: This tops the list for a reason. It’s the first Christmas movie my husband and I watch every year. Elf: Buddy the Elf has all the childlike Christmas joy I strive for over the holiday season. He looks better in the elf costume than I do though. White Christmas: When I was a […]