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12 Literary Families to Invite Over for Thanksgiving
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Thanksgiving means more than just turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie. Our favorite part of the holiday is spending it with our families. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, here are 12 literary families that will make you love your own family even more.
Today's Jewish Characters in TV and Films
Shira Hirschman Weiss
Writer, Blogger, Regular contributor to local newpapers in Ber...
Hollywood Writers: keep the Jewish themes coming and continue to step outside the box. Like Jill Soloway and her co-writers at
, continue to impeccably research your themes.
'This is Where I Leave You' and 'The Big Chill:' The Avoidance Drift
Film teacher and screenwriter
Both movies involve infidelity and old flames. One of the characters is desperate to get pregnant and turns to someone other than her husband. At some point in the middle, they get high. But they are by no means the same movie.
6 Of The Best Movies For Grownups This Fall
, Guest Writer
First up is this family comedy featuring one of the strongest casts of the season. Jane Fonda, Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Connie
Jane Fonda Sits Shiva
Author, grief and loss specialist
This weekend an A-List cast stars in the hilarious and touching movie, This Is Where I Leave You. It's based on the bestselling book by Jonathan Tropper about Shiva.
This Is Where I Leave You
Author, film critic, filmmaker
Don't get me wrong:
This Is Where I Leave You
isn't a great movie. But it's an enjoyable one, an emotional comedy that earns its lump in the throat and most of its laughs.
Things Are Different In The Adaptation Of 'This Is Where I Leave You'
Read These Fall Books Before The Movies Come Out
By Leigh Newman Because book lovers know the real joy of seeing a movie is....having read the novel or memoir first. Like
Kathryn Hahn Has A Secret
Connie Britton Often Wants To 'Drop Everything And Save The World'
Actress Connie Britton joins HuffPost Live to discuss her charity work.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Connie Britton Opens Up About Adopting As A Single Parent
Connie Britton joins HuffPost Live to discuss adopting a child.
'This Is Where I Leave You' Trailer Teases All The Family Dysfunction
The first trailer for "This Is Where I Leave You," a film adaption of Jonathan Tropper's best-selling novel by the same name
Kathryn Hahn On 'Afternoon Delight,' Fart Jokes With Paul Rudd And 'Perfect' Tina & Amy
Did you get any insider gossip from one of them about the other? There’s just a lot of silent fights between the two of them
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