Merry Podcast #45 — Classic Christmas Movie Trivia

Merry Podcast #45 — Classic Christmas Movie Trivia

We’re pleased to release Episode #45 of the Merry Podcast Titled Classic Christmas Movie Trivia. In the absence of any new Christmas movies on the horizon that have any hope of becoming another treasured classic we felt this episode looking back at the Christmas movies we love was appropriate and timely. Three great movies were made without about 18 months of each other in 1946-47 that we still enjoy every year: It’s a Wonderful Life, Miracle on 34th Street, and The Bishop’s Wife. We explore these three movies in detail and they take us on some unexpected journeys: — Macy’sRead more

Ten Things You Did Not Know About The Bishop’s Wife

Ten Things You Did Not Know About The Bishop’s Wife

The Bishop’s Wife (1947) is a Christmas classic that demonstrates not only the enduring backdrop that Christmas can be to a story but it is also a peek back in time to an America that probably never will exist again. The film landed smack in the middle of a critical period of both film making and of the history of the world. It perhaps could be considered one of the last great black and white films of Hollywood’s golden era. The story revolves around three key characters: The Bishop, an Angel and the Bishop’s wife. The Bishop is a driven,Read more