The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Director: Peter Jackson
Year: 2013   Run Time: 161 min
The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring.
In a way it's the ultimate Christmas movie, in that it's a gift from Peter Jackson to the world
5 Bags of Popcorn, 100 More Bags of Popcorn
This one WILL win the Oscar, alright? Let's not mess around with that anymore.
5 Bags of Popcorn, 5 Additional Bags of Popcorn
A Madea Christmas
Director: Tyler Perry
Year: 2013   Run Time: 100 min
Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on rural town when she's coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas.
I'm excited because this is really sort of the first black Christmas movie
5 Bags of Popcorn
I've gotta say I was a little distracted when I was trying to watch this one because my mind was still on The Hobbit
5 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Set of Blinders
Christmas with the Kranks
Director: Joe Roth
Year: 2004   Run Time: 99 min
With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute.
It's sort of an instant family classic. You've got to see it.