films centered around christmas – it’s the most wonderful time of the year!
with Thanksgiving in the rear view mirror, the countdown is on, it’s officially time to deck the halls.
The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.
With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute.
Two neighbors have it out after one of them decorates his house for the holidays so brightly that it can be seen from space.
When a man inadvertently makes Santa fall off of his roof on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place.
After discovering he is a human, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole decides to travel to New York City to locate his real father.
Fred Claus, Santa's bitter older brother, is forced to move to the North Pole to help Santa and the elves prepare for Christmas in exchange for cash.
An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.
One year after Kevin McCallister was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself stranded in New York City - and the same criminals are not far behind.
In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.
A selfish, cynical television executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.
A lawyer and a little girl must prove that a man claiming to be Santa Claus is the real thing.
A couple struggles to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas.
On Christmas eve, three lifelong friends spend the night in New York City looking for the Holy Grail of Christmas parties.
When his uptight CEO sister threatens to shut down his branch, the branch manager throws an epic Christmas party in order to land a big client and save the day, but the party gets way out of hand
As their own mothers drop in unexpectedly, our three under-appreciated and over-burdened moms rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for mothers: Christmas.
While visiting his hometown during Christmas, a man comes face-to-face with his old high school crush whom he was best friends with -- a woman whose rejection of him turned him into a ferocious womanizer.
An NYPD officer tries to save his wife and several others taken hostage by German terrorists during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.
The events focus around a crisis hotline business on one crazy night during the Christmas holidays.
A college student faces an impossible journey when he is left stranded in the desert, thousands of miles from home, with no money and only a few days left until Christmas.
Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.
Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love.
An uptight, conservative businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life.
Five New Yorkers come together on Christmas Eve, seeking a miracle.
A couple search for each other years after the night they first met, fell in love, and separated, convinced that one day they'd end up together.
A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid.
Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve.
Six years after their Guantanamo Bay adventure, stoner buds Harold Lee and Kumar Patel cause a holiday fracas by inadvertently burning down Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree.
The intertwined stories of four generations of Coopers unfold right before the annual family reunion on Christmas Eve.
A Christmastime drama centered around the Whitfield family's first holiday together in four years.
A lonely, obnoxious young millionaire pays a family to spend Christmas with him.
Santa's daughter finds herself having to take over the family business.
Having finally gotten used to each other's existence, Brad and Dusty must now deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays.
A boy who has a bad Christmas ends up accidentally summoning a festive demon to his family home.
The journey that led to Charles Dickens' creation of "A Christmas Carol," a timeless tale that would redefine Christmas.
The story of sister and brother, Kate and Teddy Pierce, whose Christmas Eve plan to catch Santa Claus on camera turns into an unexpected journey that most kids could only dream about.
In a small town on Christmas Eve, a snowstorm brings together a group of young people.
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