The Tearjerker: Forrest Gump
It’s true that life is like a box of chocolates, but on Thanksgiving you know what you’re going to get: ample family time. So, when you’re ready for a different type of drama, immerse yourself in Forrest’s story.
The Coming-of-Age Classic: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
It would be irresponsible not to include this sick-day legend on a list of films to watch when you’re basically couch-ridden.
The Hitchcock Horror: The Birds
After watching this famed thriller, you’ll be perfectly content spending the day (or weekend) safe inside the house picking at Thursday’s leftovers.
The Activity Inducer: Mission: Impossible
If anything will inspire you to get out of your post-meal slump and do something active, it’s an action packed spy movie.Then again, you might just decide to sit still and watch the sequels.
The Crowd Favorite: Toy Story
Fun for all and all for fun, this original Pixar home run is safe for ages 1-100.
The Esteemed Indie: The Big Lebowski
There’s no better time to watch this comedic crime classic than when you’re feeling immobile on a big comfy couch. We’re pretty sure “the Dude” would be right there with you.
The Revered Romance: When Harry Met Sally
Partaken in too much pecan pie? Harry and Sally can relate. It’s the oldie that never gets old.
The Side Splitter: Airplane
A film as timeless and dependable as your turkey dinner recipes, this tried and true comedy transcends generations.
The Spirit Lifter: Little Miss Sunshine
This feel good flick is a friendly Thanksgiving reminder that family is ever-so-important–and that yours isn’t as dysfunctional as you think.