Over the years, many such movies have been made, which have been dedicated to the beautiful festival of Christmas. These classic movies have been a celebration of the true spirit of this beautiful festival of sharing and caring.
Here is the list of top 10 Christmas movies of all times
1. Home Alone
One of the most memorable Christmas movies of all times is “Home Alone”, which came in 1990. Directed by Chris Columbus, it starred Macaulay Culkin in the lead character of Kevin, an 8 year old, who is accidentally left at home by his family, who go to France on holiday in the festive season. Keven bravely combats two robbers looking to rob his home. Joe Pesci, John Heard and Daniel Stern co star in this amazing movie.
2. It’s a Wonderful Life
The Christmas classic called “It’s a Wonderful Life” came in 1946. It was directed by Frank Capra and had James Stewart, Donna Reid, Thomas Mitchell and Lionel Barrymore in lead roles. The move relives the magic of the festive season by narrating the story of an angel, who shows a man how life would have been in a world without him.
3. White Christmas
Featuring next on the list of top 10 best Christmas movies all time is “White Christmas”, a 1954 movie directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Danny Kaye, Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney and Vera Ellen. It is the story of a song and dance team who struggle to save a collapsing Vermont inn with their love and conviction.
4. Home Alone 2:Lost in New York
This memorable Christmas movie was the sequel to “Home Alone”, which hit the cinemas in 1992. This time Kevin gets lost alone in New York, with the same old enemies on his trail. The movie had the same director and star cast.
5. Miracle on the 34th Street
Next on the list of best Christmas movies of all times is “Miracle on the 34th Street”, a 1947 film, directed by George Seaton and featuring Edmund Gwenn, Gene Lockhart and John Payne. It is based on the story of an old man who insists he is Santa, but is considered insane. However, a young lawyer trusts him and helps him prove the same in court.
6. The Polar Express
“The Polar Express” released in 2004 and starred Tom Hanks, Michael Jeter, Chris Coppola and Leslie Zemeckis. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, it is the story of a boy who sits on a train called Polar Express on the Christmas Eve, to find the truth about Santa.
7. A Christmas Story
Another wonderful Christmas movie is the 1983 movie called “A Christmas Story”, staring Peter Billingsley, Darren McGavin and Melinda Dillon and directed by Bob Clark. It is about Ralphie who wants a BB gun as a Christmas gift and wants to convince everyone that it is right for him.
8. Christmas Vacation
“Christmas Vacation” is a 1989 movie, which is based on the story of a big family called the Griswold family, who plan a grand Christmas celebration, but it ends up in a fix. Directed by Jeremiah Chechik, the film has Chevy Chase, Juliette Lewis and Johnny Galecki in lead roles.
9. Jingle All the Way
The next name on the list of top 10 Christmas movies all times is “Jingle All the Way”, a 1996 movie directed by Brian Levant and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Phil Hartman and Rita Wilson. It is the story of a father, who wants to gift the Turbo Man action figure to his son on Christmas.
10. A Christmas Carol
This animated movie is based on the Charles Dickens novel by the same name. It was released in 2009 and was directed by Robert Zemeckis. It starred Jim Carrey, Colin Firth, Gary Oldman and Steve Valentine.
Watching one of these Christmas classics with your family can make this festive season a memorable one.