20 Best Holiday Movies to Get Into the Christmas Spirit

20 Best Holiday Movies to Get Into the Christmas Spirit

Looking of the best collection of holiday movies? The season is soon upon us! The songs, the scents, the eats, the cheer, and the movies!

 

Here's the top Christmas classics I love to inspire fun holiday cheer. Rewatch old classics, catch some rare finds, and discover new favorites!

christmas vacation

Chevy Chase is pure perfection in this star-studded fun and wacky holiday yarn. An absolute icon of Christmas movies.

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christmas vacation

scrooged

Murray's comedy genius really shines in this totally 80's twisted take on the classic Dicken's tale. 

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scrooged

elf

Will Ferrell is an elf in this enchanting New York City Christmas story, along with all the very best songs.

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elf

the holiday

Love stories span from idyllic England to cool California in this sweet story full of old Hollywood charm and style. 

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the holiday

love actually

Interwoven love stories tug on your heartstrings as they combine into holiday perfection in this instantly turned classic Christmas tale. 

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love actually

white christmas

There's no Christmas without Bing Crosby and this masterpiece shows him at his best along with the lavish sets, music and dancing. 

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white christmas

holiday inn

Catch more Crosby, and even more entertainment, in this second charmer about the classic Vermont Holiday Inn.

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holiday inn

christmas in connecticut

Stanwyck is an adorable food writer, or not, in this cute wintry love story.

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christmas in connecticut

mixed nuts

Comedic master Steve Martin is utterly loony in this quirky, offbeat comedy. 

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mixed nuts

home alone

A kid left behind turns into a funny, zany tale of Christmas mischief.

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home alone

the nightmare before christmas

Burton and Selick marry Halloween and Christmas in this trademark stylized cutely creepy stop-motion original.

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the nightmare before christmas

dr seuss' how the grinch stole christmas

The classic Dr. Seuss whimsical tale with fun animation and the best songs you can't not sing along with.

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dr seuss' how the grinch stole christmas

how the grinch stole christmas

The live action remake that rivals the original! Because magical Jim Carrey.

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how the grinch stole christmas

rudolph the red-nosed reindeer

An adorable vintage tale of whimsy that all children fell in love with.

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rudolph the red-nosed reindeer

a charlie brown christmas

The animation. The characters. The story. And of course, the iconic piano music. What's not to love.

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a charlie brown christmas

babes in toyland

This cheeky 80s remake showcases Keanu Reeves and Drew Barrymore in a silly yet fun vintage holiday story. 

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babes in toyland

a christmas story

Because we all remember the leg lamp. Timeless Christmas Americana.

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a christmas story

disney's a christmas carol

Another Jim Carrey classic, this beautiful Disney creation creatively illustrates the ghostly Charles Dicken's tale.

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a christmas carol

rich little's christmas carol

This rare gem is pure comedy gold with all Rich Little's hilarious characters. A must see on totally vintage VHS.

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rich little's christmas carol

a very murray christmas

Because Murray can do no wrong, his classic coolness and comedy genius sparkles in this star-studded variety show.

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a very murray christmas