Another Christmas Movie

220px-trading_placesOne movie that one rarely hears mentioned as a “Christmas Movie” happens to be my favorite.

Trading Places was released in 1983 with a cast of fairly recognizable faces, including  Dan Ackroyd, Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Don Ameche and Ralph Bellamy.

Moderately policitically incorrect, it has some very dark moments, but in the end,  good triumphs over evil. My guess is that the movie would never be released today due to some of the racial references.  The good news is that the bad guys lose big and the good guys win it all.

Not exactly an intellectual film, it is still enjoyable and soon to be shown on a TV screen near me.


About Ray V.

Living in Aiken, South Carolina, USA, I like to share what I am looking at, thinking about or listening to. I refer to this as the view out my window. Thanks for stopping by.
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One Response to Another Christmas Movie

  1. What a great flick!

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