I am a huge fan of documentaries and will watch just about any of them that hit our local theatres. Last year I saw one called What Would Jesus Buy. At first I thought it might be some sort of a sacreligious thing, but it was actually a fantastic movie about the crazy commercialization of Christmas. Fortunately Reverend Billy and his Church of Stop Shopping are here to rescue us (this guy is totally FOR REAL. He’s hilarious and profound at the same time.) If you have Netflix or Blockbuster online*, put this in your queue ASAP! Honestly, this made me think more than just about any movie I’ve ever seen. Here’s the trailer for it:
*which you should because they are seriously the greatest thing ever. Not as great as TiVO, but close.