Home for the holidays: Films about family gatherings
These movies capture all the joy and pain of meeting up with loved ones
Family gatherings can inspire all sorts of emotions, from joy and anticipation to nervousness and even downright dread. Throw major holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas into the mix, and the scene is set for all sorts of fireworks over the dinner table. Many filmmakers have captured the tensions and tantrums that can come with family get-togethers, and the result is a treasure trove of family-centered movies that range from hilarious to heartbreaking. Ready for some family drama? Click through this gallery to discover some of the best movies ever made about family gatherings.
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