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Comfort Classics: White Christmas {Movie Review}

I've had so much fun sharing my favorite classic movies with you this year! These films are so precious and nostalgic to me, having grown up on them and having enjoyed them with the people I love most. Wrapping up the year with a review of White Christmas is perfect, both because it's December and… Continue reading Comfort Classics: White Christmas {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: Miracle on 34th Street {1947 Movie Review}

"Christmas isn't just a day, it's a frame of mind." Is there a more classic Christmas movie than Miracle on 34th Street? I make sure to watch this one during the week of Thanksgiving, and it is a treasured part of my holiday traditions. https://www.amazon.com/Miracle-Street-Movie-Poster-24x36in/dp/B004E5MCIU/ref=sr_1_6?keywords=miracle+on+34th+street+poster&qid=1636997850&qsid=145-7397774-2439401&s=movies-tv&sr=1-6&sres=B003C7NQZY%2CB0049OP6P2%2CB07GWF2VGH%2CB004E5MCIU%2CB000JVZ730%2CB001JKH0VM%2CB08NTVYFQ6%2CB00KK6DLHI%2CB004UX6GSS%2CB08HV56CC3%2CB004UYKHK0%2CB00KK6OHJY%2CB0015T7W9C%2CB0049UOXZA%2CB07GGM11XZ%2CB09KVGVX5T&srpt=WALL_ART Rundown: Year: 1947Starring: Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, Edmund Gwen and… Continue reading Comfort Classics: Miracle on 34th Street {1947 Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: The Shop Around The Corner {Movie Review}

Before How To Lose A Guy in Ten Days, before Legally Blonde, before When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle and You've Got Mail - before all those, there was The Shop Around The Corner. This is the essential romantic comedy. It has the meet cute, the eventual lovers who initially can't stand each other,… Continue reading Comfort Classics: The Shop Around The Corner {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: El Dorado {Movie Review}

"Faith can move mountains, but it can't beat a faster draw." And you can't beat a classic John Wayne western like El Dorado. Paul and I both love this movie - it's one that we quote often in our conversations with each other. I think it's good to have a few "man movies" that you… Continue reading Comfort Classics: El Dorado {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: State Fair {Movie Review}

What's better for this time of year than a musical about a state fair? I am excited to review one of my lifelong, top 5 favorite movies today - State Fair! This is a classic Rogers and Hammerstein musical that I can watch over and over. Rundown: Year: 1945Starring: Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes… Continue reading Comfort Classics: State Fair {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: Bringing Up Baby {Movie Review}

I'm continuing my series on classic movies, where I review a classic film from my list of favorites. If you haven't figured it out yet, I'm a big fan of Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn who are the stars of today's featured film - Bringing Up Baby! This is a chaotic screwball comedy that I… Continue reading Comfort Classics: Bringing Up Baby {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: An Affair To Remember {Movie Review}

I'm continuing my series on classic movies, where I review a classic film from my list of favorites. In re-watching this film as preparation for my post, I remembered why An Affair To Remember is one of my all time favorites. It is "A relentlessly heart-tugging tale of two soulmates whose love even great tragedy… Continue reading Comfort Classics: An Affair To Remember {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: There’s No Business Like Show Business {Movie Review}

I'm continuing my series on classic movies, where I review a classic film from my list of favorites. In the spirit of Mother's Day, I'm featuring a movie that is as much about a mother's love for her family as it is about show business. We're talking about the first musical to be featured in… Continue reading Comfort Classics: There’s No Business Like Show Business {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: McLintock! {Movie Review}

I'm continuing my series on classic movies, where I review a classic film from my list of favorites. I can't talk about classic movies without mentioning John Wayne! President Ronald Reagan said, "John Wayne was more than an actor. He was a force around which films were made." There are quite a few John Wayne… Continue reading Comfort Classics: McLintock! {Movie Review}

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Comfort Classics: Casablanca {Movie Review}

For my second classic movie review this year, I wanted to choose a good romance that you could enjoy around Valentine's Day. It just made sense to choose Casablanca, a tried and true love story with strains of the theme song woven throughout the film: "You must remember this: a kiss is just a kiss,… Continue reading Comfort Classics: Casablanca {Movie Review}