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Tired of ‘Home Alone’ Reruns? Here Are 12 International Holiday Movies to Counterprogram This Festive Season

Everyone loves the Hollywood holiday classics — from It’s a Wonderful Life and A Christmas Story to Home Alone and Die Hard (yes, it is a classic, too – don’t get us started).  But after the 100th rerun, one’s holiday spirit can start to sag, and nostalgia for those festive evergreens can turn toxic.  So The Hollywood Reporter‘s international team has come up […]

‘A Christmas Carol’: 16 Movie and TV Show Versions of Charles Dickens’ Classic Tale

The Charles Dickens classic has inspired multiple movie adaptations and holiday TV episodes featuring similar tales.

Hollywood Holiday: 15 Actors Who Have Played Santa Claus

From Tim Allen to Billy Bob Thornton to Kurt Russell, a look at who has portrayed (or voiced) Saint Nick onscreen.

Ho Ho Hollywood! Tinseltown’s 36 Best Christmas-Themed Movies

The holidays just wouldn't be the same without Rudolph, Ralphie and the Grinch. THR looks back at the films that define Dec. 25, from 'A Christmas Story' to 'Elf' to 'Die Hard' (really!) and the Kristen Stewart rom-com 'Happiest Season.'

Vince Vaughn Weighs In on Possible ‘Dodgeball’ Sequel: “The Studio Likes It So We’ll See Where It Goes”

Last month, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story star Justin Long got fans buzzing when he revealed that Vince Vaughn had an idea for a sequel to the 2004 comedy that was just waiting for Ben Stiller’s stamp of approval after he was uncertain about doing a follow-up. At Wednesday night’s premiere for his new comedy […]

Ryan Reynolds Says He Wrote a “Full Deadpool Christmas Movie” That Hasn’t Been Made

Ryan Reynolds is starring in a new Christmas movie, but he previously tried to make some additional merriment happen for his signature character, Deadpool. During an interview with Big Issue that published Saturday, the actor revealed that Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, who co-wrote the 2016 hit Deadpool and its 2018 sequel, had worked with […]

Lindsay Lohan on Her Netflix Movie Comeback: “Acting Is Like Riding a Bicycle”

Is a Lohanaissance soon to be upon us? Once one of Hollywood’s most promising young stars, carrying films like Nancy Meyers’ 1998 remake of The Parent Trap and reaching the A-list with 2004’s Mean Girls, Lindsay Lohan’s trajectory was soon violently derailed by addiction and a party-girl lifestyle that made her a TMZ mainstay. Her […]

Paul Rudd Inducted Into ‘Five-Timers Club’ by Tina Fey, Tom Hanks in ‘Saturday Night Live’ Christmas Opener

Saturday Night Live host Paul Rudd was introduced by fellow five-time host Tom Hanks during the variety sketch series’ last outing of the year, which also featured Tina Fey — another five-timer — in the Christmas episode opener. Hanks and Fey donned matching five-timer navy blue robes emblazoned with a gold “5” crest on the […]

Apple Debuts Trailer for Mariah Carey Christmas Special ‘The Magic Continues’

“I can’t not celebrate Christmas with the world,” Mariah Carey tells Zane Lowe in the trailer for her new Apple TV+ special, Mariah’s Christmas: The Magic Continues. After partnering with the streamer last year on a holiday special (Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special), the undisputed Queen of Christmas is back for another outing, this one […]