Holiday movies and romantic comedies are without a doubt the perfect mix, which is evident from the multitude of made for TV movies plaguing networks at this time of year. While those ones are more guilty pleasures, there have been a couple of blockbuster holiday movies that have become Christmas classics in their own right. Some of these include Love Actually and The Holiday. With names like Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jude Law and Jack Black tied to the main cast, it is clear the movie has to be better than any other cheesy Christmas flicks, and it sure did deliver. Over ten years after it has been released, The Holiday is a must-watch during the festive season. Check out 10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Holiday.
10. Punch-Drunk Love
Many directors like to throw in little bits of hidden trivia, regardless of whether they are picked up on or not. In The Holiday, Kate Winslet’s character Iris chooses a movie to watch, but is interrupted by Jack Black’s character Miles who would eventually be her love interest. Interestingly enough, the movie she was watching was Punch-Drunk Love, which is about an American man who dates a British woman.