10 Best Thanksgiving Movies

These flicks are the perfect diversion for a Thanksgiving holiday, so settle down on the sofa, grab another piece of pie and enjoy!
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10 Best Thanksgiving Movies

These flicks are the perfect diversion for a Thanksgiving holiday, so settle down on the sofa, grab another piece of pie and enjoy!

-Neil Turitz

Best Thanksgiving Movies

If you can manage to wrestle the remote control from your football-loving family members, or are looking for a way to avoid your Great Aunt Emily quizzing you about why you are still single, or you just need a moment or two of piece and quiet while you savor some hot cider, we’ve found 10 great (celluloid) escapes.

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10. A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

One of our rules should probably be that if it’s possible to include a Peanuts movie in one of these holiday lists, we’re going to find a way to do it.

9. The Myth of Fingerprints

The Myth of Fingerprints

An entertaining little indie flick starring Julianne Moore and Noah Wyle about a young man trying to reconnect with his distant father and an old girlfriend, and it happens over Thanksgiving weekend. A mixed bag, but ultimately worth it.

8. The Ice Storm

The Ice Storm

Ang Lee’s adaptation of the Rick Moody novel about a pair of suburban families in 1973 is dark and powerful and heartbreaking, but a pretty incredible piece of work.


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0 thoughts on “10 Best Thanksgiving Movies

  1. Candice says:

    I’ve never seen “Pieces of April” but look at Katie Holmes! Wow! :)

  2. PiNKgirl says:

    CHARLIE BROWN!

  3. danggirl says:

    Pieces of April is a super duper movie. And so is the Ice Storm — not exactly a cheery pick though!

    But — the best ever is .. CHARLIE BROWN!!!

  4. ugogirl says:

    CHARLIE BROWN

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