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Don’t Skip These Holiday Movies

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The holidays are still in full swing here at The Junction Apartments in Menomonee Falls, WI. Let’s get in the spirit of things with a few holiday movies that are sure to make you laugh a lot, cry a little, and just make you feel good. If you think we’re missing some great titles from our list of holiday favorites, add them in our comment section below so that all our residents can benefit. We hope you have a great month and holiday celebration wherever you might be!

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National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)

“The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.”

White Christmas (1954)

“A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.”

A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)

“Repelled by the commercialism he sees around him, Charlie Brown tries to find the true meaning of Christmas.”

The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)

“The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve.”

The Santa Clause (1994)

“When a man inadvertently kills Santa on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place.”

Miracle on 34th Street (1994)

“A lawyer and a little girl must prove that a man claiming to be Santa Claus is the real thing.”

It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

“An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.”

A Christmas Story (1983)

“In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.”