TRN Podcast 024: Top Ten Christmas Movies

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This week we have some Thanksgiving leftovers on the TRN Podcast, discussing how our holiday went. Then we give you this week’s Recurrent Events including:

  • Xfinity commercial reunites E.T. with Elliott. 
  • The Fugitive Being Rebooted By Warner Bros.
  • Danny DeVito Wants To Make Another ‘Matilda’ And Even Has An Idea For The Sequel
  • Lay’s Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese-flavored potato chips are back for a limited time exclusive at Sam’s Club. (originally released in 2014)
  • Boston Pizza Bakes New Christmas Pizza Topped with Turkey and Stuffing in Canada
  • Chick-Fi-La has brought back the Peppermint Chocolate Chip milkshake and the Eggnog milkshake has returned to Krystal.
  • ‘America’s Funniest Home Videos’ is Turning 30 & Bob Saget/Tom Burgeron Are Returning For a Special
  • CBS All Access Begins To Roll-Out Kids’ Content & Sets Premiere Plans For Nickelodeon Shows 

Our TRN Time Machine segment this week (sponsored by the RetroDaze YouTube channel) is our Top Ten Christmas Movies! Before we reveal our lists, we talk about whenwe start watching each year and if we included any movies that are set at Christmas but is not the main theme (like Die Hard.)

In between segments you’ll get to hear a Christmas movie montage and a classicSNL skit of the lost ending to It’s a Wonderful Life. Then, we’ll wrap everything up with new content coming to The Retro Network and plus your feedback!

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About Jason Gross 79 Articles
'80s kid and '90s grad. I've been writing and podcasting about 1980s pop culture since 2011 at my Rediscoverthe80s.com website. I collect vinyl, comics, Batman memorabilia, and all things Mobile Armored Strike Kommand.