The 31 Dark Days of Christmas

A list of the best horror themed Christmas movies
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1.
Black Christmas (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
During their Christmas break, a group of sorority girls are stalked by a stranger. (98 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
 
2.
Black Christmas (2006)
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An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. (84 mins.)
Director: Glen Morgan
 
3.
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
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After his parents are murdered, a tormented teenager goes on a murderous rampage dressed as Santa, due to his stay at an orphanage where he was abused by the Mother Superior. (79 mins.)
 
4.
Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
The now-adult Ricky talks to a psychiatrist about how he became a murderer after his brother, Billy, died, which leads back to Mother Superior. (88 mins.)
Director: Lee Harry
 
5.
Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out! (1989 Video)
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The comatose Ricky Caldwell reawakens and begins to stalk a blind woman, with whom he shares a psychic connection. (90 mins.)
Director: Monte Hellman
 
6.
Initiation: Silent Night, Deadly Night 4 (1990 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A reporter investigating the bizarre death of a woman who leaped from a building in flames finds herself mixed up in a cult of witches who are making her part of their sacrificial ceremony during the Christmas season. (90 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
7.
Silent Night, Deadly Night 5: The Toy Maker (1991 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
An elderly toy maker and his son make killer toys designed to kill their customers, children. (90 mins.)
 
8.
Silent Night (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The police force of a remote Midwestern town search for a killer Santa Claus who is picking off citizens on Christmas Eve. (94 mins.)
 
9.
Christmas Evil (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A toy factory worker, mentally scarred as a child upon learning Santa Claus is not real, suffers a nervous breakdown after being belittled at work, and embarks on a Yuletide killing spree. (100 mins.)
Director: Lewis Jackson
 
10.
Jack Frost (1997 Video)
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A serial killer dies, comes back as a snowman, and wreacks havoc. (89 mins.)
Director: Michael Cooney
 
11.
Jack Frost 2: Revenge of the Mutant Killer Snowman (2000 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
The Mutant Killer Snowman returns to kill more people during Christmas (91 mins.)
Director: Michael Cooney
 
12.
Gremlins (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town. (106 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
 
13.
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The Gremlins are back, and this time, they've taken total control over the building of a media mogul. (106 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
 
14.
Santa's Slay (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Santa Claus is actually a demon who lost a bet with an Angel, so he becomes the giver of toys and happiness. But when the bet is off, he returns to his evil ways. (78 mins.)
Director: David Steiman
 
15.
Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A man inherits a mansion, which once was a mental home. He visits the place and begins to investigate some crimes that happened in old times, scaring the people living in the region. (81 mins.)
 
16.
Silent Night, Bloody Night: The Homecoming (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
The abandoned home of Wilfred Butler, a wealthy but troubled man who committed suicide, has been willed to his grandson, Jeffrey. But an Axe wielding maniac has set up residence in the house - and he doesn't take kindly to strangers. (85 mins.)
Director: James Plumb
 
17.
Don't Open Till Christmas (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Somebody with very little Christmas spirit is killing anyone in a Santa suit one London holiday season, and Scotland Yard has to stop him before he makes his exploits an annual tradition. (86 mins.)
Director: Edmund Purdom
 
18.
Elves (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A young woman discovers that she is the focus of an evil nazi experiment involving selective breeding and summoned elves... (89 mins.)
Director: Jeff Mandel
 
19.
Satan Claus (1996 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
On the night before Christmas, a serial killer dressed in a Santa Claus suit stalks the streets of New York looking for blood...
 
20.
The Gingerdead Man (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
An evil yet adorable Gingerbread man comes to life with the soul of a convicted killer - this real life cookie monster wreaks havoc on the girl who sent the killer to the electric chair. (70 mins.)
Director: Charles Band
 
21.
Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust (2008)
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The horrifying yet delicious and chewy Gingerdead Man causes murder and mayhem on the set of a horrible low budget movie set... (82 mins.)
 
22.
Gingerdead Man 3: Saturday Night Cleaver (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
The gingerdead man travels back in time to 1976 and carries out an epic disco killing spree. (78 mins.)
 
23.
Gingerdead Man Vs. Evil Bong (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
The Gingerdead Man seeks revenge against Sarah Leigh for causing him to live his life in the body of a gingerbread man. Her only hope is to team up with Larnell who has problems of his own in the form of a magical talking bong named Eebee. (80 mins.)
Director: Charles Band
 
24.
To All a Goodnight (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A group of teenagers at a party find themselves being stalked by a maniacal killer in a Santa Claus costume. (90 mins.)
Director: David Hess
 
25.
Tales from the Crypt (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A greedy woman makes the mistake of murdering her husband while an escaped mental patient dressed in a Santa Claus outfit is on the loose. (25 mins.)
 
26.
Tales from the Darkside (1983 TV Series)
Episode: The Yattering and Jack (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Happy-go-lucky salesman Jack Polo receives a yuletide visit from the 3.5-foot-tall Yattering, a snarling horned demon that wants to claim Jack's soul. (30 mins.)
 
27.
Treevenge (2008 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Christmas trees ripped out of their forest plan revenge against people enjoying the holidays. (16 mins.)
Director: Jason Eisener
 
28.
Santa Claws (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  
A B-horror movie actress is stalked by a deranged fan bent on claiming her for himself. (83 mins.)
Director: John Russo
 
29.
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept. (76 mins.)
Director: Henry Selick
 
30.
Santa Claus (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  
With the aid of Merlin, Santa Claus must defeat the evil machinations of the devil Pitch to ruin Xmas. (94 mins.)
Director: René Cardona
 
31.
New Year's Evil (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
During a New Year's Eve celebration, a Punk Rock & New Wave show host gets a phone call saying that when New Year's strikes in each time zone, someone will be murdered--and she will be the last one. (85 mins.)
Director: Emmett Alston