Office Christmas Party

This is one of those movies that you go to just for the fun of seeing a movie like this. Your expectations go down, which can be nice, and you just sit back and let the entertainment wash over you. It’s also the kind of fun film you can go to family with during the holidays… The premise is formulaic as one would expect with competing siblings who inherit a company from their father bump heads as to how the family business should be run. TJ Miller runs a failing branch of the company and wants to set up an

This Is Where I Leave You

This Is Where I Leave You centers around the Altman family who are dealing with the death of the family’s father. Judd Altman is having a particularly difficult time as he discovers just before his father’s death that his wife is cheating on him with his boss. After learning of the father’s passing, the family gathers at the parent’s home to participate in a Jewish tradition known as a Shiva, which is basically a week of mourning as loved ones gather to show support. Ironically, the family’s not really Jewish… Once the family gathers, the drama that follows this kind