My Top 25 Christmas movies and specials

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1.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
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An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed. (130 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
 
2.
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
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One year after Kevin was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself in New York City, and the same criminals are not far behind. (120 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
 
3.
The Polar Express (2004)
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A young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas. (100 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
4.
Frosty's Winter Wonderland (1976 Short Film)
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Frosty's kind of lonely, so the kids think of making him a wife, Crystal. But will Jack Frost let them be happy? (25 mins.)
 
5.
A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965 TV Movie)
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Repelled by the commercialism he sees around him, Charlie Brown tries to find the true meaning of Christmas. (25 mins.)
Director: Bill Melendez
 
6.
The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974 TV Movie)
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When a weary and discouraged Santa Claus considers skipping his Christmas Eve run one year, Mrs. Claus and his Elves set out to change his mind. (51 mins.)
 
7.
Ed, Edd, 'n' Eddy (1999 TV Series)
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The off-the-wall, day-to-day life of three friends who have exactly the same name. (30 mins.)
 
8.
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964 TV Movie)
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A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. (47 mins.)
Director: Larry Roemer
 
9.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966 TV Movie)
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A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville. (26 mins.)
 
10.
Olive, the Other Reindeer (1999 TV Movie)
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When Santa cancels his annual flight because of a hurt reindeer, a young Christmas loving dog named Olive is convinced she has what it takes to get Santa's flight off the ground and save Christmas. (45 mins.)
Director: Oscar Moore
 
11.
Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends (2004 TV Series)
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A boy and his beloved imaginary friend are able to stay together at an orphanage of sorts for imaginary friends that children have outgrown to be adopted by new children. (30 mins.)
 
12.
Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (2000 Video)
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As if young Jake Spankenheimer doesn't have enough problems on Christmas Eve, he has to help his mom... (51 mins.)
Director: Phil Roman
 
13.
Christmas Comes to PacLand (1982 TV Movie)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Ray Patterson
 
14.
SpongeBob SquarePants (1999 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a fast-food restaurant working sponge who lives under the sea. (23 mins.)
 
15.
The Powerpuff Girls: 'Twas the Fight Before Christmas (2003 Video)
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Princess tries to steal Christmas from the children of the world, and the Powerpuff Girls are to the rescue.
 
16.
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (1970 TV Movie)
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A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. (48 mins.)
 
17.
The Flintstones Christmas in Bedrock (1996 Video)
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A caveless kid comes to live with the Flintstones on Christmas and ends up geting himself and Fred stuck in prison right before Fred is going to play Santa Claus in the Bedrock parade. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)
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In the year before the 1904 St Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York. (113 mins.)
 
19.
Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
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When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing. (96 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
20.
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
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A gentle man, with scissors for hands, is brought into a new community after living in isolation. (105 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
21.
Frosty the Snowman (1969 TV Movie)
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A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. (25 mins.)
 
22.
A Christmas Story (1983)
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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
 
23.
Home Alone (1990)
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An 8-year old troublemaker must protect his home from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation. (103 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
 
24.
Batman Returns (1992)
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When a corrupt businessman and the grotesque Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman has her own agenda. (126 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
25.
Die Hard (1988)
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John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles. (131 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
 
26.
A Flintstones Christmas Carol (1994 TV Movie)
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Fred is cast as Ebenezer Scrooge in a stage adaption of the story, but is acting a bit stingy in real life. (69 mins.)
Director: Joanna Romersa