The Underdog Xmas Films You Need To See
By Amy Pollard
Is Christmas Day your favourite day of the year? Not for Kate and Brad! The couple managed to escape Christmas with their families every year, but when all flights were grounded and they ended up on national TV there was no escape. The pair ended up visiting all four of their divorced parent’s homes on Christmas Day. I don’t know about you, but I’d rather have my after dinner snooze!
Home swapping at Christmas is probably the last thing on your mind! But for Iris and Amanda, who have both had their hearts broken, it is the only way to get a fresh start away from home. Will the impulse decision turn out to be their worst nightmare or a dream come true?
The Family Stone
If you thought your family were dysfunctional then you obviously haven’t met the Stones! Watch how Meredith Morton (played by Sarah Jessica Parker) deals with spending Christmas with her boyfriend’s free-spirited family. Think meeting the other halves parents for the first time but a thousand times worse!
Do you believe in love at first sight? Jonathan certainly did when he met Sara in New York City. Ten years and two engagements later, will the pair ever reunite? We hope so! This is a must watch for all you hopeless romantics out there.
Sleepless in Seattle
Have you ever fancied yourself as a bit of a matchmaker? Sam Baldwin’s son, Jonah, is determined to find his widowed father a new partner. But when the potential woman of his dreams lives the other side of America, will he take the leap of faith? For a feel good film that will have you setting up all your single friends by the end of it – this is a must watch!
While You Were Sleeping
Have you ever been mistaken as the fiancée of someone in a coma? No? Us neither. But Lucy finds herself in that exact situation. She goes along with it but things get a little awkward when the hot brother appears and she falls for him. Will she own up or will she risk rocking the boat? We can’t wait to get our girlfriends round to find out!
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