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From the great movie “1776” — the signing of the Declaration of Independence!

The BBC has assembled a thrilling tribute to the films they consider America’s best.

Here’s a scene from my favorite New Year’s movie, Holiday, starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, and Lew Ayres. Happy new year to all!

This adorable Nativity play is endearingly natural and the enjoyment we see in Bing Crosby and Ingrid Bergman seems entirely authentic. The play’s dialogue was indeed made up by the children themselves, with the lead played by the son of […]

Director Leo McCarey remade his own wonderful film, Love Affair, starring Charles Boyer and Irene Dunne, as An Affair to Remember with Deborah Kerr and Cary Grant. Forget the third version, with Warren Beatty and Annette Bening, but don’t overlook […]

A Christmas Story, based on the childhood of writer Jean Shepherd, is a cherished holiday classic, with one of the greatest endings of any movie ever as the family, a bit dazed after the upheavals of the day that including […]

This bittersweet moment from the lovely Christmas film “Comfort and Joy” pays tribute to those who give up their holidays to make ours a little brighter. I love this film — and all my radio friends who let me talk […]

This Christmas classic needs no introduction: