Why Gremlins is One of the Most Important Christmas Movies Ever Made

Jamie Logie
5 min readNov 30, 2020

The 1980s classic is more about the dangers of commercialism than horror

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There are many great Christmas classics released over the years, and you no doubt have your favorites. But does the comedy/horror movie Gremlins give us the best lessons on many important holiday issues?

Jamie Logie

Some health, a little marketing, and a lot of 1980s content