Ten years ago, Black Christmas spread holiday fear at the box office. More than two dozen. Black Christmas: 1974: Sorority sisters are terrorized by a mysterious stalker/murderer. The Hallmark Channel will finally include LGBTQ stories and characters in the upcoming Here are seven facts about the 1954 classic. A horror film that depicts St. Nicholas as a murderous bishop who kidnaps and murders children when there is a full moon on December 5. From the 1901 silent film called Scrooge, or, Marley's Ghost to the 2009 full CGI 3D Jim Carrey version, A Christmas Carol is adapted for film, television, and stage perennially. Sure that means only about 11% of this year’s fresh crop of Hallmark holiday movies features black leads, but given the previous record of…0%, we’re ready to give the network some kudos. Though many beloved Christmas movies, and even some adaptations of A Christmas Carol itself, contain memorable musical moments, there's nothing inherent to the story of A Christmas Carol that lends itself to the genre of the musical. Critically acclaimed and nominated for many awards, the Albert Finney-led film is … Christmas House) you make it clear that the movie will have this type of content, but now there are a number of them where the trailers and descriptions of the movies don't make any mention of the hidden LGBTQ threads hidden within so that we get our faces rubbed in it when we think we are going to be able to enjoy a family friendly movie. "PoC like Christmas movies … It’s a magical time that comes but once a year: Hallmark Channel’s deluge of original Black Christmas: 2019 And yet that's exactly what the 1970 film Scrooge produced. Obviously, after watching the first film, I think everyone was hoping the sequel would … In an opinion piece posted Dec. 6, LifeSite listed four reasons to keep the “promotion of homosexuality and transgenderism” out of Hallmark 03 Silent Night (2012) Our newest entry! "I'd love to know how many of the 33 [new Christmas movies] starred a PoC," tweeted Korean-American young adult author Jenny Han earlier this month. For a few of your movies (e.g. And not just in one movie. For example, the cast and crew for Christmas In Vienna really did travel to … With a few movies yet to announce casting, we know of at least four black-lead movies. If there's a Christmas movie you can count on watching on TV, it's "White Christmas." Remade in 2006. Black Christmas: 2006: Sorority sisters are stalked and murdered on Christmas Eve in this remake of the 1974 thriller. Christmas Everlasting Hallmark's annual "Countdown to Christmas" programming block has grown significantly since it was formally introduced in 2009. Every year ABC Family has 25 Days of Christmas where they show Christmas themed shows and movies. It's one of the things I look forward to all year but as time has gone on, ABC Family has been showing more and more of its own made for TV Christmas movies and less of the classic Rankin Bass specials I loved as a child. However, there are some movies that take place where they actually filmed. The many adaptations of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' ranked from worst to best, from a 1901 silent film to the 2009 computer-generated feature. There’s been little written about Christmas Chronicles 2. 02 Black Christmas (1974) A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.