Almost Educational

category: History

EP 114: Die Hard that Christmas


Patrick and Dennis debate what constitutes a Christmas movie?

Patrick claims it must have the following.

Take place 48 hours before and after Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Must have a family conflict
Plot must tie into the holiday
Characters must reference the holiday.
People Must “Save” Something
Dennis just shouts and yells

Check out the list below and decide for yourself.

Rocky IV

Lethal Weapon (1987)

Trading Places (1983)

Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

Jack Frost (1998)

It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

Die Hard

Die Hard 2

Batman Returns (1992)

Love Actually (2003)

Gremlins (1984)

While You Sleeping


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