Christmas in July
Dir. Preston Sturges (1940). This modest, wise-guy send up of advertising, business, and American optimism is too genial to work as satire, although its an excellent example of vernacular slapstick that did allow Preston Sturges an opportunity to deploy his colorful crew of secondarios.
Fri., Dec. 25, 2:50, 6:05 & 9:20 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 26, 2:50, 6:05 & 9:20 p.m., 2009
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