10 Most Popular Christmas Movies to Watch This Holiday Season
Christmas is all about spending time with your loved ones and enjoying. To celebrate the festive spirit of this season, why not get cozy and comfortable while watching your favorite movies? So take your pick from the 10 most popular Christmas movies that you should watch this holiday season:
1. THE POLAR EXPRESS
This absolutely beautiful animation is one of the great family Christmas movies of all times. Tom Hanks is brilliant in this classic tale of Christmas which beautifully blends the contemporary disbelief of Christmas and the magical fantasy world of North Pole. It’s great to watch the journey of the little boy who refuses to believe in Santa Claus and how he regains his faith in Christmas after taking a ride on the Polar Express.
2. SURVIVING CHRISTMAS
Surviving Christmas is a comedy starring Ben Affleck. It beautifully celebrates the true spirit of Christmas as Ben Affleck finds love and warmth from ‘strangers’ at the most unexpected place. A great movie to enjoy while munching popcorns!
3. GOTTA CATCH SANTA CLAUS
As you watch the protagonist (a kid who is determined to prove that Santa really exists) trying to catch Santa Claus, you are sure to catch the festive fun and frolic of Christmas. So go ahead and enjoy this movie with your loved ones.
4. MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET
This classic movie featuring John Payne and Maureen O’Hara has gone on to become ‘the best Christmas film ever’. It has become almost synonymous with Christmas. It shows the determination of one man who becomes Santa by chance, to fulfill one girl’s greatest wish. Quite a heartwarming Christmas tale it is, something that you must watch.
6. A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Inspired by Charles Dickens’ novel ‘A Christmas Carol’, this animated movie featuring Jim Carrey beautifully depicts the story of a miser who calls Christmas humbug. His transformation at the end and his new found belief in Christmas is something everyone waits to watch. It’s a heart touching story with moral lessons for all of us to learn.
7. SILENT NIGHT DEADLY NIGHT
This is yet another flick for blood lovers out there! It’s a suspense thriller where a troubled child who survives the brutal murder of his parents goes on to become a criminal himself, punishing people on Christmas.
8. HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS
HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS is yet another animated Christmas movie featuring Jim Carrey. It’s the story of Grinch and how he wanted to ‘steal’ the festive spirit of Christmas. It’s a wonderful classic tale that shows how the magic of Christmas finally takes over Grinch and transforms him into a friendly person.
9. JINGLE ALL THE WAY
Hilarious and heartwarming – that’s how you can describe this movie which shows the struggle of a very busy businessman Howard Langston to make up for his busy schedule by trying to get his son the most popular toy – the Turbo Man as Christmas present. There’s only one problem – there’s no turbo man for sale. And then begins the competition with another father and lots of fun and hilarity to secure the coveted toy. Definitely, a must watch family movie.
So get ready to enjoy this holiday season by watching these favorite Christmas movies of all time. Enjoy