Please recommend a sappy Xmas movie so that I can attempt to develop SOME emotion

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  1. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    ...the holidays just seem like an unnecessary pain the ass, sometimes..... By Christmas Eve I'm usually numb to all the friggin hoopla & nonsense ....


    Need a corny, sappy Netflix movie to get be back into the spirit of things ... Even a well made Heeb movie might do


    God bless . . .
     
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    The Lifetime Movie Network usually has some real tearjerkers.
     
  3. Mur

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    hallmark channel plays some sappy crap too.
     
  4. Stevie

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    I recently watched "Fred Clause"...I liked it.
     
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    Watch A Christmas Story. It's Satori's favorite. ;)
     
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    It's a Wonderful Life/thread
     
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    Lethal Weapon 2
     
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    I second this. I hate all things sappy and emotional but this is a great film.
     
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    Diehard.


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    [video=youtube_share;Qv2pj3CxgAQ]http://youtu.be/Qv2pj3CxgAQ[/video]

    or

    [video=youtube;lO4WUP-RSWg]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lO4WUP-RSWg&feature=share&list=PLoD72GtAGwM-2brz78Tk1FZ5cLDAzhWQz[/video]
     
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    Check out a not really well known movie called "One Magic Christmas" with Harry Dean Stanton and Mary Steenburgen. Probably the most depressing Christmas movie ever made by far. Some highlights:
    The dad loses his job and the family is forced to move out of their house on Jan. 1st
    The dad gets shot dead by a robber

    It has a happy ending but everything leading up to it is really bleak.
     
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    Are you just venting here, Phan, or are you really never happy? I'm worried. I know the holidays take a huge toll on people, though. We did Christmas w/my family really early this year so it's a lot more pleasant for me this year, personally.