As you leave your planning and preparation to the New Year, make sure you relax and put your feet up and spend some time with your family.
With a glass of red in your hand and a plate of Christmas goodies, what better way than to sit back and watch some great movies.
Directed by Fred Zinnemann
Run Time: 120 minutes
Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller, Leo McKern, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles, Susannah York, Nigel Davenport, John Hurt
The story of St. Thomas More, an attorney during the time of Protestant Revolution in England, who suffered martyrdom by beheading rather than capitulate to Henry VIII’s mockery of religion.
Starring: Jennifer Jones, William Eythe, Charles Bickford, Vincent Price
The story of St. Bernadette Soubirous, who had the vision of Our Lady at Lourdes and whose body still lies incorrupt at her convent at Nevers, France.
Directed by Frank Capra
Run Time: 130 minutes
Starring: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore
If you don’t know this movie by the wonderful Frank Capra, you’ve been living on somewhere in the back of beyond. A beautiful film, juxtaposing virtue and vice which brings Christmas cheer to anyone who doesn’t have a stone for a heart!