Posts Tagged ‘A Christmas Story’

CTV NewsChannel: Looking for something to watch? Crouse’s top holiday films.

Richard sits in with CTV NewsChannel anchor Merella Fernandez to talk about the necessary ingredients of a great Christmas movie: A great Christmas movie needs warmth, as in “Come to the Stable,” an entertaining storyline as in “It’s A Wonderful Life;” holiday relevance as in “Miracle on 34th Street;” originality in “A Christmas Story;” and a great cast as in “The Bishop’s Wife.”

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Screen Shot 2013-12-24 at 8.36.05 AMLooking for a last minute Christmas gift for a movie fan? Check out A Christmas Story: Behind the Scenes of a Holiday Classic by Case Gaines.

Here’s Richard’s blurb from the back of the book: “Caseen Gaines’s book on A Christmas Story is a gift. It entertainingly and exhaustively sheds new light on a movie that everyone loves and thinks they know inside and out. Engaging and packed with enlightening anecdotes, it’s a perfect companion to the movie.” —Richard Crouse, author of 100 Best Movies You’ve Never Seen and Raising Hell: Ken Russell and the Unmaking of The The Devils

More info HERE!