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Dec 24, 2019

In the first There's Sometimes a Buggy Christmas episode, we discuss two studio-era Hollywood movies that you never knew were Christmas movies: Michael Curtiz's FOUR DAUGHTERS (1938) and Preston Sturges's THE MIRACLE OF MORGAN'S CREEK (1944). Hear us explain how Four Daughters anticipates both Casablanca and Blue Velvet, and learn why Christianity is the ultimate comedy.

Time Codes:

0h 01m 00s:          Four Daughters (1938; dir. Michael Curtiz)

0h 46m 55s:          Miracle of Morgan’s Creek (1944; dir. Preston Sturges)                              


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