Chances are you are traveling for Thanksgiving, and while en route you’ll probably be in the mood for the perfect movie to kindle the holiday spirit. Classics are timeless classics that have the brilliance of Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, Miracle on 34th StreetAnd Planes, Trains & Automobiles should never be understated, it can often feel like you’re stuck in a vortex of films you’ve seen before.
Be assured! We’ve gone through a vast selections of movies and created a list of slightly more offbeat movies set on, around, or at the very least around The idea Thanksgiving. As you prepare for a long weekend of feasting and drinking, or as you travel back home, check out our top Thanksgiving movies.
The Humans (2021)
Adapted from director Stephen Karam’s own Tony-winning play, The Humans—about a family assembled in a leaking, creaking Lower Manhattan apartment for Thanksgiving dinner—features a winning ensemble cast, including Amy Schumer, Beanie Feldstein, Steven Yeun, and June Squibb. It may be the perfect movie for November with its poignant drama and touching humor.
Little Women (2019)