Christmas Countdown: Christmas in Connecticut

Elizabeth Lane (Barbara Stanwyck) is a food writer who writes about her life as a farm wife and mother in Connecticut. Except that’s all lies. When returning war hero Jefferson Jones (Dennis Morgan), expresses his affection for her recipes and the stories of her life, it’s decided that Elizabeth and her family host Jefferson at her farm for Christmas. You can already see how this will not work out.

Christmas Countdown: Tokyo Godfathers

Tokyo Godfathers is a reimagining of The Three Godfathers It follows three homeless people — Hana, a transgender woman; teen runaway Miyuki, and the middle-aged alcoholic Gin — who form a vague family. They happen to find a baby they name Kiyoko. They spend the rest of Christmas Eve trying to reunite Kiyoko with her mother and in the process, they reconnect with their pasts