On DVD - Holiday 2014

Welcome to the December 2014 edition of the On DVD newsletter. If you see anything you like, be sure to follow the catalog links to place titles of interest on hold.

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A Belle for Christmas

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Glenn Barrows, a recent widower doing his best to raise his young kids Elliot and Phoebe who really miss their mom. And when the Barrows adopt an adorable puppy named Belle during the holiday season, it seems that their healing may have begun. But will Glen?s dog-hating, gold-digging new girlfriend spoil their new found happiness, or can Elliott and Phoebe pull off a daring Christmas Eve rescue of their beloved new pet?

This film is rated PG.

 

 

A Christmas Carol

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The darkest, most ghostly version of this story ever made stays true to the original feel of the Charles Dickens story while turning up the creepiness. A range of well-known Irish and English actors makes up the cast. On the anniversary of his business partner's death, Ebenezer Scrooge finds unwelcome company in the form of three spirits from Christmases Past, Present, and Yet to Come.

Not rated.

 

 

Happy Christmas

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From the director of "Drinking Buddies" comes a comedy about an irresponsible 20-something, Jenny, who arrives in Chicago to live with her older brother Jeff and his novelist wife, Kelly, after a breakup. Jenny's arrival shakes up their quiet domesticity as she and her friend Carson instigate an evolution in Kelly's life and career.

This film is rated R.

 

 

 

Merry Christmas, Splat

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Splat is trying hard to be good before Santa's arrival so he can get all the presents he's dreamed of on Christmas day! Fletcher and the Snowflake Christmas: It's Christmas Eve and Fletcher wonders how Santa will find his burrow through all the snow. Snowflake Bentley: Willie Bentley loves and learns all about snowflakes. Owl Moon: A girl and her father search the moonlit woods for the great horned owl.

 

 

 

A Merry Friggin' Christmas

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Boyd and his family are forced to spend Christmas at his parents' house. When he realizes that he left his son's gifts at home, Boyd and his father must hit the road in a blizzard to retrieve the gifts before sunrise and save Christmas.

Not rated.

 

 

 

A Merry Ingalls Christmas

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Celebrate the holidays with two classic specials, restored to original broadcast length and remastered for superior picture and sound. In "Christmas at Plum Creek," the members of the Ingalls family share a heartwarming first Christmas in their new home, and Laura makes a personal sacrifice that captures the meaning of the holidays. In "A Christmas They Never Forgot," the family waits out a snowstorm by remembering favorite Christmases from the past.

 

 

The Smallest Gift of Christmas

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Roland can't wait for Christmas Day, and when the morning finally arrives he races downstairs to see what is waiting for him. What he sees stops him in his tracks. Could that tiny present really be what he had waited all year for?