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!
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.
10. A 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
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
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.