Your Top Ten Christmas Movie Favorites

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  1. Jacqueline4390 profile image87
    Jacqueline4390posted 3 years ago

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    Whenever I think of my childhood—I think about the wonderful movies that graced the screen both the “silver screen” and the TV screen. Even as my own children were growing up; we spent many warm winters’ night watching the various movies and getting that “holiday feeling” that puts so many in a festive mood.

    With that in mind—I have put together ten of my favorite all time movies. This spans a time from my youth to adult. There are others that I really enjoyed however these are at the top of my list.
    1.    It’s A Wonderful Life
    2.    Miracle on 34th Street
    3.    A Christmas Carol (the older versions)
    4.    A Christmas Story
    5.    The Polar Express
    6.    A Charlie Brown Christmas
    7.    Home Alone
    8.    Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
    9.    Home Alone 3
    10.    How the Grinch Stole Christmas (With Boris Karloff)

    What are some of your favorites?

    1. Shinkicker profile image95
      Shinkickerposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      No.4:  A Christmas Story is one of my favourite.

      I'd mention 'Trading Places' too, as an alternative foul-mouthed classic.

      Plus a great wee film called 'Snow Day' with Chevy Chase and Iggy Pop  ...... not a Xmas story but it's got all the fun ingedients

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    ShirleyJCJohnsonposted 3 years ago

    1.  Have the DVD; love it; watch it several times a year once Christmas rolls around, even when it comes on television (though I hate the commercials.
    2.  Love it; but, the classic, not the new fandangled versions Hollywood tries to film.
    3.  Please refer to #2.
    4.  Husband's favorite movie; even seen A Christmas Story 2 (not nearly as good as the first).
    5.  Never seen it; don't even think my kids have.
    6.  Watch it as a kid; but, my kids now think it's too boring.
    7.  8.  and 9.  A few of my all time favorites.
    10.  Little Cindy Lou Who is my favorite character because she represents innocence and purity in all things.

    1. Jacqueline4390 profile image87
      Jacqueline4390posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Shirley, you must watch the Polar Express on DVD, it is a great movie!

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        ShirleyJCJohnsonposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        I think you just sold me.  I will look for it as soon as I can get to town the next time.  Thank you.  Have a wonderful Thanksgiving this coming week.  May you be blessed and you bless.

        1. Jacqueline4390 profile image87
          Jacqueline4390posted 3 years agoin reply to this

          You have a wonderful and blessed Thanksgiving as well. And I promise ... you will really enjoy The Polar Express!!!!!

  3. rainsanmartin profile image92
    rainsanmartinposted 3 years ago

    Here are my personal top 10 Christmas / Winter movies:

    Little Women (1994 with Winona Ryder as Joe)
    A Christmas Carol (George C Scott -1984)
    Santa Claus the Movie (1985)
    The Polar Express (2004)
    Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
    Jack Frost (stop motion animation -1979)
    Home Alone 2 (1992)
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
    Edward Scissor Hands (1990)
    Frozen (2013)

    1. Jacqueline4390 profile image87
      Jacqueline4390posted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Yes...the Muppet Christmas Carol is a good one. I enjoy the George C. Scott "A Christmas Carol." I enjoy just about all of the old Christmas Carol movies ... even the one with Mr. Magoo :-)

      I'm going to see a live production as my family does every year. I can hardly wait!

 
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