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Top 10 Best Christmas Movies Of All Time

It’s that time of year again… time to settle in with your favourite snack, a cup of hot chocolate and watch these Christmas movies for the family! This is a list of top 10 best Christmas movies of all time you don’t want to miss. Which Christmas movies to watch with the kids are you going to watch first?

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Best Christmas movies for families

1. A Christmas Story (1983)

A Christmas Story is a Christmas classic, featuring Ralphie and his Red Ryder BB gun, is so popular that it typically airs on TBS for 24-hours straight on Christmas Eve day.

2. Elf (2003)

Elf is another huge holiday classic, shown multiple times throughout the season. Scores of people say it’s the best holiday movie ever. Go, Buddy!

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3. A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)

Don’t let the stress of the Christmas season get you down. Watching A Charlie Brown Christmas is a great way to remember the true meaning of the season.

4. The Polar Express (2004)

Tom Hanks stars in this magical movie, The Polar Express, about an adventure-filled ride to the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

5. Miracle on 34th Street (1947 and 1994)

Regardless of which version you watch, Miracle on 34th Street reminds you that as long as you believe there really is a Santa Claus.

6. The Mistletoe Promise (2016)

The Mistletoe Promise is a 2016 Hallmark Christmas movie, based on the best-selling book of the same name. It’s the story of two co-workers, who don’t like Christmas and their pact to somehow get through the holiday together.

7. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966)

Jim Carrey does a great job portraying the Grinch in the most recent movie of How The Grinch Stole Christmas. But, the 1966 animated version really can’t be beat.

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8. Home Alone (1990)

Accidentally left home alone at Christmas time, Kevin McAllister does whatever it takes to protect his house from two very unlucky burglars. Home Alone is the perfect holiday to watch with the family.

9. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964)

Who doesn’t love Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer? This classic remains to be one of the best Christmas specials of all times… seriously! The songs are still popular today. This is definitely one of the best kids’ Christmas movies!

10. It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

Jimmy Stewart stars in this much-loved film, It’s a Wonderful Life, that serves as a reminder that everyone’s life is meaningful and happy endings do exist.

The most important part of the holiday season is to spend quality time with your family, like watching all the top 10 family Christmas movies of all time with them or shopping together to purchase Christmas gifts. After all, the best part of the holiday season is to give!

Lyne Proulx
Lyne Proulxhttps://ottawamommyclub.ca/
Lyne Proulx is a Certified WEBB Bodywork Pet Practitioner, Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. She loves all things Disney and is an avid teaholic and chocoholic. She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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