Holiday movies by the numbers
A huge box office success! A weight gain that defies science! An all-consuming office crush! Even a Golden Globe nomination! These are the classic holiday movies by the numbers.
Pounds Scott Calvin gains in a single week during his Santa transformation in The Santa Clause.
Cost of Kevin McCallister’s room service bill at the Plaza Hotel in Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.
Imported Italian twinkle lights on the Griswold house in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.
Million dollars (in bonds) in the Nakatomi Corporation vault from Die Hard.
Two years, seven months, three days, and an hour and 30 minutes
Amount of time that Sarah has been in love with Karl in Love, Actually.
Inflation-adjusted box office earnings for Home Alone, the most successful Christmas movie of all time.
Trailers cut by Amanda’s company in a single year in The Holiday.
Real Turbo-Man dolls manufactured and sold at Wal-Mart.
The number on Bradley Cooper’s DeSean Jackson Eagles jersey in Silver Linings Playbook.
Glitter suit jackets used to air band to “Can You Stand the Rain” in The Best Man Holiday.
Times Anna Faris says “forgive” in “Forgiveness” from Just Friends.
Golden Globe nomination for Home Alone star Macauley Culkin.