Honestly, There Should Be More Hanukkah Movies

Honestly, There Should Be More Hanukkah Movies

It can be seen as a holiday for everyone.


Put on your yarmulke. It's time for Hanukkah. A saying we hear each year. the quote was first said in Adam Sandler's "The Channukkah Song" back on Saturday Night Live in 1995. Despite the amount of attention his song, the holiday's story, and the famous dreidel game receives each year, not much of it gets seen through movies on the big and small screens.

Adam Sandler might have "Eight Crazy Nights" and The Rugrats might have their Hanukkah special, however, as many individuals agree, there aren't nearly as many Hannukkah films compared to Christmas. Although the holiday might be more than halfway done, here are seven reasons why there should be more Hannukkah movies in the future.

1. It will educate people on the holiday

Dreidels, loches, lights, and let's not forget everyone's favorite part, the presents, are all component's of what is known as the festival of lights. Films would be another way to educate those who are interested and don't celebrate it. Who wouldn't want to learn why it's celebrated for a week instead of a day or two?

2. It adds more to the holiday spirit

Snow, Christmas trees, light, ornaments, reindeer, and music, are just some of the ways people get into the holiday spirit each year. Since it usually comes before Christmas and Kwanza, a movie with a menorah, dreidel, chocolate coins, and more, can help people get even more into it.

3. It will generate diversity

Between the three celebrations, moviegoers and viewers at home don't see this. Most of the time, they only see movies that have stories revolving around Christmas. More with stories revolving around Hannukkah as well can help create diversity.

4. More options for all platforms

Films come and go in and out of theaters, on television networks, and even streaming services. At times, viewers and moviegoers are left with nothing they are interested in seeing. A new comedy similar to "Eight Crazy Nights" or an animated one with characters we love like The Simpsons, The Griffin's, The Smith's, Rick and Morty, and let's not forget Stan, Kyle Cartman, and Kenny, can give them something to see when nothing is left to. It can also bring change to those who are interested in seeing something new.

5. It can be another thing to do during the eight nights

During that time, family and friends get together to light the menorah, munch on food, and gift exchange. A Hannukkah themed movie, can entertain hosts and their guests, even more.

6. They can be blockbusters

Whether it's about a family celebrating it or an action film with some big named stars portraying Macabee's taking control of Judea, there's a very good chance that that next holiday blockbuster, can be one that revolves around the eight nights.

7. It would add more holiday-themed programming to cable networks

Freeform has 25 Days of Christmas and Hallmark has their Countdown to Christmas. Who wouldn't want eight nights of Hanukkah?

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Gifts for all the Good Boys in your life


Now that it's officially the start of the Christmas season it's time to get everyone on your list that special present. This includes your little, or not so little four-legged pups. Young, old, big, or small all deserve a gift on the day of gift giving. Each dog has a different personality, energy level, and disposition, so therefore each dog needs a gift more specific to them. Whether they are all about the food or love a good game of fetch, here are ten different gifts that are sure to make you Good Boy one happy dog.

1. A Bark Box Subscription

There are plenty of subscription boxes for humans, but did you know there is one for your dog too? These boxes come with an assortment of treats, toys, and other goodies that are bound to keep your pup happy.

2. Homemade Dog Treats

Homemade always shows that little bit of extra love. Show your puppers that little bit of extra love with some homemade dog cookies.

3. A Plush Doggie Bed

Everyone needs a good place to rest their head, why not give that to your best friend. After long days being there for you, they need a nice and comfortable place to rest.

4. Some Stairs Up to Your Bed

For that old, but ever so faithful dog. Give them that little bit of help and give them a lift on to the bed.

5. Outward Hound Kyjen Puzzle

This is perfect for the interactive, or slightly energetic dogs. It exercises them mentally so they don't do using that energy tearing up the couch.

6. Furbo Dog Camera

Great especially for those who are away from their dogs for long periods of time. This gives you the availability to see your puppies while you are away and even gives you the option to throw a dog treat and talk to them.

7. ZippyPaws Burrow Toys

This offers a different sort of toy. The toy, usually an animal, has a borrow that one can put them into. This makes the dog work for the toy a little more and makes them happy when they get over the challenge.

8. KONG Tires

This can keep the pups busy for a while, unless they are one of the few insanely talented ones that can take treats out of the KONGs in no time. If they are not crazy talented, this can keep them busy and be very fun for them.

9. Chuckit! Kick Fetch

This ball offers a soft surface for dogs to bite down on, as it is made of canvas, rubber, and foam. It floats in the water, so you can take the game anywhere, and it bounces in random directions which gives them more of a game. It also comes in different sizes depending on the size of the breed.

10. GoDogGo Fetch Machine

For those who have a highly energetic dog, or who personally are just slightly lazier or busier than others, this is a great gift for dogs that love fetch. It automatically throws them, all you have to do is fill the machine with the balls and retrieve any that may have not been brought back.

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