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11-02-2008, 03:42 PM
Share some of your favorite holiday movies & shows...

Here are a some of mine

* National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (Chevy Chase, Randy Quaid)

* It's A Wonderful Life (Jimmy Stewart)

* The Santa Clause (Tim Allen)

* Elf (Will Farrell & Zoey Daschenal)

* Olive The Other Reindeer (animated)

* How the Grinch Stole Christmas (animated)

* The Grinch (movie version w/ Jim Carey)

* The Bell's of St. Mary's (Bing Crosby)

* Holiday Inn (Bing Crosby & Danny Kay)

* The Bishop's Wife (David Niven, Loretta Young & Cary Grant)

* Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer (animated)

* Frosty the Snowman (animated)

11-02-2008, 07:03 PM
For me it's White Christmas
It's a wonderful Life
Christmas Vacation
Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer
Miracle on 34th Street
Any religious Movie


11-02-2008, 07:07 PM
Love Actually

and my favorite book, that I reread every December is Winter Solstice by Rosamunde Pilcher

11-02-2008, 07:09 PM
Oh Sam! :eek: I totally forgot Love,Actually & I watch that one every year too. One of my favorite movies ever!

11-03-2008, 02:19 AM
A Christmas Carol
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
A Charlie Brown Christmas
Miracle on 34th Street
The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause 2
National Lampoons Christmas Vacation
Home Alone
Home Alone 2: Lost in NY

11-03-2008, 07:08 PM
A Charlie Brown Christmas...another classic I forgot! Christmas movies are the best aren't they?

11-03-2008, 10:12 PM
Ditto on most of what ya'll said :D I also like Nightmare Before Christmas :D

My Hubby loves A Christmas Story! and I can't stand it LOL I think my prob is TNT just shows it over and over again :p

I think I'll get him the leg ornament for Christmas I saw it at Halmark


11-03-2008, 11:04 PM
I love all the Charlie Brown one's! LOL. Takes me back to my childhood.

ya know, I've never seen The Nightmare Before Christmas.

11-04-2008, 02:19 AM
Pretty much all of the above....however, I have never been a Charlie Brown fan.....I always thought those shows were too slow.

11-04-2008, 07:29 AM
When I subbed in FL I went in for a Music Teacher and I had to watch Charlie Brown Christmas like 20 times in a row! I haven't wanted to watch it since :p


11-04-2008, 11:16 AM
White Christmas is my fave!!
Santa Claus the Movie ( the one with John Lithgow & Duddley Moore as Patch the Elf)
Charlie Brown Christmas ( I love all the Charlie Brown holiday shows I have them DVR'ed so I can watch them over and over again)
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (animated)
Jack Frost
Rudolf the Red-nose Reindeer (animated)
Frosty (animated)
Santa Claus is Coming to Town (animated)
Mickey's Chirstmas Carol

11-04-2008, 03:41 PM
White Christmas... while decorating the tree.

Wonderful Life... while doing Christmas baking

A Christmas Story... on Christmas eve

Frosty the Snowman... while giving my son his Christmas haircut

Grinch (original cartoon)... with a bowl of popcorn and my two little ones on either side of me when the tree is all decorated.

Sleepless in Seattle... with a bowl of popcorn, snuggled under a blanket with my husband after the kids have been put to bed.

Charlie Brown Xmas, Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer, Year Without A Santa Claus... any time!

11-04-2008, 07:09 PM
Don't forget the Polar Express you all!

Mickey's Christmas Carol was always a favorite.
Frosty the Snowman

The Family Stone was a great holiday movie, too.

For the one that likes a scarry movie--THE GREMLINS!!! Remember that one. We are going to rent that one of the break and watch it with the boys.

11-04-2008, 08:33 PM
Oh, I did forget about The Polar Express.....I LOVE that movie!


11-07-2008, 06:52 PM
OMG!! I forgot the Polar Express too, and I dearly love that movie. I have a bell for the tree like the one in the movie...and yes, I can still hear it! :)

I also, love that movie Snowman, no talking in it just beautiful animation & music. My girls loved it when they were little and still do today!

11-07-2008, 06:55 PM
OH Kerri --- I forgot about Jack Frost (I don't know why I love that movie, but I do)

11-07-2008, 10:06 PM
Oh I love most all that is mentioned... but I liked that one with Dolly Parton and all those kids.. There was one with Laura Ingels Wilder out west... what's her real name!! Now don't laugh this is what I do with my family..!!! I can see these running through my head.!! I love new movies to come out every year!

We start watching them in JULY! lol


11-08-2008, 04:10 PM
OMGoodness...I forgot one of my faves. I love "A Christmas Story" too!!!

gluemore girl
11-22-2008, 10:19 PM
I'm surprised no one mentioned "The Family Man" w/Nicholas Cage.
My 2nd favorite after "It's a Wonderful Life"!!

11-23-2008, 09:26 AM
This isn't my favorite, but I watched The Santa Clause with my kids last night and it was cute...they loved it.

11-23-2008, 09:31 AM
I love that one too Cass. I haven't seen the sequels yet. Maybe this Christmas!

My girls reminded me the other day of the Polar Bear King, another movie they loved when they were little, but you don't see it out often.

11-26-2008, 11:46 AM
My sons and I just watched Fred Claus with Vince Vaughan. I loved it! Cute and funny!

11-29-2008, 01:38 AM
I have always loved 'Holiday Inn" with Bing Crosby

Home Alone
Miracle on 34th Street
All the children's movie from years ago

11-30-2008, 02:03 PM
I just watched Christmas in handcuffs it was really good. But my all time favorite is a christmas story