Whether your Thanksgiving tradition involves watching football or Black Friday campouts, sometimes the best way to sooth your stuffed stomach is to head to the movies.
A slew of flicks are opening on Nov. 27, making Turkey Day and the following holiday weekend prime time to catch the latest blockbusters or at least escape your in-laws for a couple hours.
Below is a list of movies opening on Thanksgiving:
1. Frozen – view a synopsis here.
2. Homefront – view a synopsis here.
3. Oldboy – view a synopsis here.
4. Black Nativity – view a synopsis here.
5. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (opens Nov. 29) – view synopsis here.
If football isn’t your thing, don’t fret. Netflix, iTunes and Amazon Instant Video have tons of Thanksgiving-themed movies to keep you (and the kids) in the Turkey Day mood: