Discover the Top Trends for Christmas Movies in 2023

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)

Possibly the most iconic Christmas movie, this 1989 classic is as full of disasters as it is laughs!  We follow the calamitous Clark Griswold set off a chain of disasters with the best of intentions. No spoilers, but this is a must-see this Christmas.

Elf (2003)

One of the more modern movies on our list, that quickly established itself as an all-time classic!

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Possibly the only Christmas movie that could rival Elf as the funniest in the genre, Jim Carrey is the perfect Christmas Grinch.

Robin Robin (2021)

The perfect movie for mid-week viewing, this short animation is a heartfelt story with plenty of touching moments.

A Christmas Carol (1951)

 A movie that really does encapsulate the spirit and morals of Christmas and one hell of a character arc, a Christmas spectacle indeed!

Home Alone (1990)

Another Christmas classic! Home Alone is an icon of the Christmas movie scene and a must-watch for any family this Christmas. 

Christmas with the Kranks (2004)

Luther (Tim Allen) and Nora Krank (Jamie Lee Curtis) surprise everyone when they claim they’re not celebrating Christmas. 

A Christmas Story (1983)

Based on Jane Shepherd’s classic novel ‘In God We Trust, All Others Pay By Cash’ this 1983 family comedy follows young Ralphie Parker. 

The Polar Express (2004)

This 2004 animated masterpiece stars actors such as Tom Hanks and Josh Hutcherson.  Stunning animations combined with an enthralling storyline make the perfect festive movie. 

Love Actually (2003)

Offering up some of the finest British acting talent, a Christmas rom-com that isn’t to be missed. 

Scrooged (1988)

 A modern take on the classic with Bill Murray at his brilliant best. 

It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)

The all-time classic, a masterpiece nearly 80 years later, this movie simply can’t be missed.  It’s a Wonderful Life is the quintessential Christmas movie and one everyone should watch this year (and every year!) 

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