As we gather around with friends and family this holiday season, there will come a time where all you want to do is relax on the couch and watch some holiday classic movies.
If you haven’t seen the following films, you might want to get on it, asap!
The Muppet Christmas Carol
Your favorite Muppet characters tell their version of the classic Charles Dickens “Christmas Carol” tale of an old and bitter man’s redemption on Christmas Eve. Michael Caine plays the part of Ebenezer Scrooge.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
We’re almost positive you’ve heard the song, and chances are you’ve seen the movie. But, just in case you haven’t, we’re listing “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer as a must-see holiday film. The movie tells the story of a misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them.
It’s a Wonderful Life
Iconic actor James Stewart stars in this classic about an angel who is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.
National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
Perhaps the best movie of the National Lampoon’s series, the Griswolds big family Christmas turns into a giant disaster. It just goes to show Christmas is filled with joy and occasional nightmares.
A Charlie Brown Christmas
The lovable Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the Peanut gallery aim to find the true meaning of Christmas in this childhood holiday classic.
A Christmas Story
“You’ll shoot your eye out.” If you’re not sure what we’re referring to, go to TBS and check out the marathon of this unforgettable holiday movie about a young boy named Ralphie who attempts to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.
Frosty the Snowman
Another tale in which you’re probably familiar with the popular tune, the children’s animated film tells the story of a living snowman and a little girl struggle who try to elude a greedy magician trying to steal the snowman’s magic hat.
Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
From the creative genius Dr. Seuss comes the animated classic about a grumpy hermit who hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville.