13 Reasons Why The Addams Family Values Is The Ultimate Thanksgiving MovieAnd you've been watching it on Halloween for all these years.Giphy1. The clue is in the title: 'Family', which is what the holidays revolve around, non?2. There's even a surprise pregnancy. It's essentially the American equivalent of the Eastenders Christmas episode.3. But of course no family is without its holiday dramas, which Debbie provides plenty of. 4. And weird uncles, which Fester more than takes care of.5. The kids struggle to get along, just like when you're forced to spend too much time with your siblings on special occasions.6. Usually unflappable, Morticia Addams just. Can't. Even. Much like your mum cooking a bird for 12 people. 7. There's an unexpected romance, because holidays awaken all sorts of *~feelings~*.8. Granny is even sassier than usual. Probably all the brandy.9. And Wednesday perfectly embodies your cousin who has just hit puberty.10. There's a jazzy musical number which actually tells the story of Thanksgiving. Sort of.11. And plenty of booze.12. Good eventually triumphs over evil, like all the best holiday stories.13. Pugsley Addams dressed as a turkey. Need we say more?Related: 43 Hilarious Comedy Movies To Get You Through Winter43 Hilarious Comedy Movies To Get You Through WinterFrom "Mean Girls" to "Some Like It Hot".1 of 43Paramount PicturesMean Girls - Just in case you forgot that on Wednesdays we wear pink.2 of 43MiramaxPulp Fiction - Worth watching simply to see the confused John Travolta gif IRL.3 of 4320th Century FoxBorat - Probably even more relatable given the political situation in the States right now. 4 of 43Columbia PicturesDr. Strangelove - What could happen if we pushed the wrong button? Also strangely fitting for these desperate times.5 of 43DreamWorksAnchorman - You’ll be in a glass case of emotion after watching this.6 of 43UniversalThe Blues Brothers - Set off on this fantastic mission from God.7 of 43Gramercy PicturesThe Big Lebowski - A classic case of mistaken identity in a beautifully-executed film.8 of 43EMI FilmsMonty Python and the Holy Grail - Comedy gold. You know it, we know it, everybody knows it.9 of 43Columbia PicturesGroundhog Day - Hi, you will like this film. Hi, you will like this film. Hi, you will like this film. Hi, you will…10 of 43Paramount PicturesNapoleon Dynamite - Vote for Pedro.11 of 43Warner Bros.The LEGO Movie - As long as you remember that everything is awesome, you’re gonna have a good time watching this movie.12 of 43Indian PaintbrushThe Grand Budapest Hotel - Arguably the best Wes Anderson film to date. You can’t miss it.13 of 43United ArtistsThe Great Dictator - A Charlie Chaplin classic.14 of 43Paramount PicturesClueless - As if (you could not like this film)! 15 of 43Paramount PicturesZoolander - if you don’t like this movie maybe you should sign up for the Center For Kids Who Can't Read Good And Wanna Learn To Do Other Stuff Good Too - perhaps then you’ll learn how to appreciate good comedy.16 of 43Universal StudiosBridesmaids - Like "The Hangover", but better.17 of 4320th Century FoxMrs Doubtfire - RIP Robin Williams.18 of 43UniversalScott Pilgrim vs. The World - Fun fact: bread makes you fat.19 of 43DisneyToy Story - Remember, you’ve got a friend in me.20 of 43Paramount PicturesComing to America - Isn’t Eddie Murphy a comedy genius? Yes, yes he is.21 of 43UniversalTed - Funny, yet slightly inappropriate.22 of 43New Line CinemaElf - Just in time for Christmas.23 of 43United ArtistsAnnie Hall - Woody Allen at his best.24 of 43Warner Bros.The Hangover - Like "Bridesmaids", but slightly less entertaining.25 of 43Diaphana FilmsThe Triplets of Belleville - It’s a comedy, it’s an animated film, it’s a musical. Win, win, win.26 of 43Columbia Pictures22 Jump Street - Is it a dumb, American comedy? Yes. Is it absolutely hilarious? Also yes.27 of 4320th Century FoxOffice Space - JENNIFER ANISTON ALERT.28 of 43El DeseoWomen on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown - If you’ve never experienced the genius that is Pedro Almodóvar, then you’re missing out.29 of 4320th Century FoxRaising Arizona - A surprisingly good Nic Cage movie.30 of 43Cinema internationalMany Python’s Life of Brian - Always look on the bright side on life.31 of 43United ArtistsSome Like It Hot - Arguably the best comedy ever made. We’re ready to fight you for it.32 of 43Paramount PicturesSouth Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut - It’s like an episode of South Park, but bigger, longer, and uncut.33 of 43DisneyRushmore - Who hasn't fallen in love with their teacher?34 of 43DisneySister Act - Whoopi Goldberg is wonderful, pass it on.35 of 43Warner Bros.Miss Congeniality - When in doubt, hide your doughnuts in your bra.36 of 43Screen GemsEasy A - Tbh, we think this one’s much better than Mean Girls and Clueless. Emma Stone 4ever.37 of 43UniversalForgetting Sarah Marshall - YOU SOUND LIKE YOU’RE FROM LONDON!38 of 43Columbia PicturesZombieland - The only zombie film you need to see. All the other ones don’t even compare. Also, again, Emma Stone 4ever.39 of 43Fox Searchlight Pictures Juno - An indie cinema classic. Oh, what was that? You don’t think so? Well, silencio, old man!40 of 4320th Century FoxYoung Frankenstein - Let’s break the fourth wall, shall we?41 of 43Paramount PicturesSchool of Rock - Rock’s not dead.42 of 43UniversalMy Big Fat Greek Wedding - But whatever you do, do not watch the sequel. It’s terrible, even if you put some Windex on it.43 of 4320th Century FoxNight at the Museum - The original movie only. Fuck the sequels.