Top 5 Christmas Movies (if You're On the Go)

Obviously this list barely scratches the surface. Nevertheless if you only have the time to squeeze FIVE movies into your busy schedule, then this list should prove satisfactory. From the super cheesy to the most irreverent. Enjoy and have a Happy Christmas.
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Love Actually (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England. (135 mins.)
Director: Richard Curtis
“ Despite being really "cutesy" and dramatic at certain parts, there is enough raunchiness to be had with "Love Actually;" with porn actors to a man trying to be a proper father figure. It's brilliantly written with all the intricate stories that take place within. ” - rjaymolina
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster. (97 mins.)
“ There's enough dirty talk in "Christmas Vacation" to make a very conservative mother angry as she discovers that her young kids have sneaked this movie into the DVD player. Keep an eye out for Chevy Chase's brilliant "monologue" about what most corporate workers think about their boss... ” - rjaymolina
Home Alone (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation. (103 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
“ An instant classic that features everything you want in a Christmas movie; guns, spiders, revenge, and cheese pizza. "Keep the change ya' filthy animal..." ” - rjaymolina
A Christmas Story (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift. (94 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
“ Ever want something so bad for Christmas you were willing to do ANYTHING for it? Well then this movie is for YOU. Our protagonist desperately seeks a BB gun for Christmas, despite his parents warnings about its safety. ” - rjaymolina
The Holiday (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love. (138 mins.)
Director: Nancy Meyers
“ Need a guilty pleasure? Need a film to watch with that special someone? Need a good holiday from the kids as they sleep snug in their beds on Christmas Eve? Pop "The Holiday" in the DVD player and switch houses with Iris or Amanda, played by Kate Winslet and Cameron Diaz, respectively. Writer/Director Nancy Meyers dishes out a sweet and innocent film with the help of Hans Zimmer, who provides the subtle yet brilliant score beneath the cliche Christmas singles that everyone is familiar with. ” - rjaymolina