Christmas! :D

by towny_boi | created - 21 Nov 2011 | updated - 21 Jul 2014 | Public

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1. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

PG | 76 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

8.0
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82 Metascore

Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but his attempts to bring Christmas to his home cause confusion.

Director: Henry Selick | Stars: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey

Votes: 250,335 | Gross: $75.08M

2. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

PG | 104 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.1
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46 Metascore

On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans on ruining the Christmas holiday for all of the citizens of the town.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen, Kelley, Jeffrey Tambor

Votes: 164,280 | Gross: $260.04M

3. A Christmas Carol (2009)

PG | 96 min | Animation, Drama, Family

6.8
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55 Metascore

An animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Steve Valentine

Votes: 84,477 | Gross: $137.86M

4. National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy

7.6
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49 Metascore

The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.

Director: Jeremiah S. Chechik | Stars: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki

Votes: 122,421 | Gross: $71.32M

5. Elf (2003)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.9
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64 Metascore

After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.

Director: Jon Favreau | Stars: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart, Zooey Deschanel

Votes: 171,897 | Gross: $173.40M

6. Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas (2009 TV Movie)

TV-G | 58 min | Animation, Family

6.4
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George and The Man In The Yellow Hat are having a merry time counting down to Christmas. But neither can decide what to give each other. Will they find the answers before Christmas morning?

Directors: Scott Heming, Cathy Malkasian, Jeff McGrath | Stars: Frank Welker, Jeff Bennett, Rino Romano, Jim Cummings

Votes: 253

7. How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 26 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.4
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A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville.

Directors: Chuck Jones, Ben Washam | Stars: Boris Karloff, Thurl Ravenscroft, June Foray, Dal McKennon

Votes: 37,118

8. A Dennis the Menace Christmas (2007 Video)

G | 83 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

4.9
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Dennis Christmas is a Dennis The Menace version of A Christmas Carol where Mr. Wilson plays his own version of Scrooge. While Dennis has problems of his own with the neighborhood bully, he ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Oliver | Stars: Maxwell Perry Cotton, Robert Wagner, Louise Fletcher, Isaac Durnford

Votes: 1,506

9. I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2002)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Family

4.3
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After a boy sees a man in Santa Claus suit kissing his mother, he thinks that the real Santa wants to replace his father, so he goes to prank-war with him.

Director: John Shepphird | Stars: Connie Sellecca, Corbin Bernsen, Cole Sprouse, Dylan Sprouse

Votes: 1,020

10. Jack Frost (1998)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.3
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A father who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son, before he is gone forever.

Director: Troy Miller | Stars: Michael Keaton, Kelly Preston, Joseph Cross, Mark Addy

Votes: 27,775 | Gross: $34.55M

11. Christmas with the Kranks (2004)

PG | 99 min | Comedy, Family

5.3
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22 Metascore

With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute.

Director: Joe Roth | Stars: Tim Allen, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd, M. Emmet Walsh

Votes: 33,337 | Gross: $73.78M

12. Four Christmases (2008)

PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.6
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41 Metascore

A couple struggles to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas.

Director: Seth Gordon | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Vince Vaughn, Mary Steenburgen, Robert Duvall

Votes: 54,251 | Gross: $120.15M

13. Fred Claus (2007)

PG | 116 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.6
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42 Metascore

Fred Claus, Santa's bitter older brother, is forced to move to the North Pole to help Santa and the elves prepare for Christmas in exchange for cash.

Director: David Dobkin | Stars: Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti, Elizabeth Banks, John Michael Higgins

Votes: 35,073 | Gross: $72.01M

14. Jingle All the Way (1996)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Family

5.5
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A father vows to get his son a Turbo Man action figure for Christmas. However, every store is sold out of them, and he must travel all over town and compete with everybody else in order to find one.

Director: Brian Levant | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sinbad, Phil Hartman, Rita Wilson

Votes: 77,900 | Gross: $60.57M

15. Home Alone (1990)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Family

7.5
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63 Metascore

An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.

Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard

Votes: 367,158 | Gross: $285.76M

16. Deck the Halls (2006)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Family

4.9
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28 Metascore

Two neighbors have it out after one of them decorates his house for the holidays so brightly that it can be seen from space.

Director: John Whitesell | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Danny DeVito, Kristin Chenoweth, Kristin Davis

Votes: 18,875 | Gross: $35.09M

17. The Polar Express (2004)

G | 100 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.6
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61 Metascore

On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express, while learning about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Tom Hanks, Chris Coppola, Michael Jeter, Leslie Zemeckis

Votes: 141,373 | Gross: $183.37M

18. Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Comedy, Family

7.1
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Step brothers Drake and Josh must give a foster family the best Christmas ever or face years in jail for a Christmas party gone wrong.

Director: Michael Grossman | Stars: Drake Bell, Josh Peck, Miranda Cosgrove, Bailee Madison

Votes: 2,779

19. A Christmas Story (1983)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family

8.0
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77 Metascore

In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.

Director: Bob Clark | Stars: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin, Scott Schwartz

Votes: 115,499 | Gross: $19.29M

20. Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas (2011 TV Short)

TV-PG | 26 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

6.5
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Sid, Eddie and Crash get in trouble with Santa and have to get their names off of the naughty list.

Director: Karen Disher | Stars: Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary, Queen Latifah

Votes: 8,516

21. The Penguins of Madagascar (2008–2015)
Episode: The All Nighter Before Christmas (2010)

TV-PG | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.5
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When the zoo is closed for Christmas, the animals prepare for "Kidsmas" -- their annual celebration complete with decorations, food, gifts and a visit from Santa.

Stars: Jeff Bennett, Grey DeLisle, John DiMaggio, Danny Jacobs

Votes: 74

22. Bad Santa (2003)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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70 Metascore

A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid.

Director: Terry Zwigoff | Stars: Billy Bob Thornton, Bernie Mac, Lauren Graham, John Ritter

Votes: 121,706 | Gross: $60.06M

23. Mr. Bean (1990–1995)
Episode: Merry Christmas, Mr. Bean (1992)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

9.0
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While Christmas shopping, Mr Bean purchases a bulky string of tree lights before making a shambles of a department store toy section. He later manages to acquire a free turkey and Christmas... See full summary »

Director: John Birkin | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Matilda Ziegler, C.J. Allen, Owen Brenman

Votes: 1,347

24. Nativity! (2009)

PG | 105 min | Comedy, Family

6.5
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An improvised comedy based around a school nativity play.

Director: Debbie Isitt | Stars: Martin Freeman, Marc Wootton, Jason Watkins, Ashley Jensen

Votes: 5,506

25. Family Guy (1998– )
Episode: A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas (2001)

TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy

7.7
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Holiday mishaps include Lois going ballistic after losing her Christmas cheer and Peter not being able to watch the KISS Christmas special.

Directors: Brian Hogan, Pete Michels | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

Votes: 1,065

26. The Flight Before Christmas (2008)

G | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.2
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A young reindeer who suffers from vertigo learns to overcome his fear, takes flying lessons from a clumsy flying squirrel and heads to the North pole to save a troubled Santa and his fleet of flying reindeer.

Directors: Michael Hegner, Kari Juusonen | Stars: Olli Jantunen, Hannu-Pekka Björkman, Vuokko Hovatta, Vesa Vierikko

Votes: 2,712

27. A Flintstones Christmas Carol (1994 TV Movie)

G | 69 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Fred is cast as Ebenezer Scrooge in a stage adaption of the story, but is acting a bit stingy in real-life.

Director: Joanna Romersa | Stars: Henry Corden, Jean Vander Pyl, Frank Welker, B.J. Ward

Votes: 902

28. Little Spirit: Christmas in New York (2008 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 60 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

5.5
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When a friendly cabbie tells two young sisters the story of a boy named Leo, a magical adventure begins.

Directors: Leopoldo Gout, Susan Holden | Stars: Shawn Andrew, Todd Cummings, Michael Hall D'Addario, Danny DeVito

Votes: 105

29. Recess Christmas: Miracle on Third Street (2001 Video)

63 min | Animation

6.5
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Principal Prickly gets his car stuck in a snowbank and decides it has to be the Recess gang's fault, but the teachers look back and remember all the good times they've had with T.J. and the rest of the gang.

Director: Chuck Sheetz | Stars: Rickey D'Shon Collins, Jason Davis, Ashley Johnson, Andrew Lawrence

Votes: 342

30. Shrek the Halls (2007 TV Short)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

6.5
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This half-hour animated TV special features the Shrek characters putting their own spin on holiday traditions.

Director: Gary Trousdale | Stars: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Antonio Banderas

Votes: 10,653

31. The Star of Christmas (2002 Video)

Not Rated | 48 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.0
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Bob the Tomato and Larry the Cucumber appear as Cavis Appythart and Millward Phelps, respectively--two jingle writers based loosely on Gilbert and Sullivan. The setting is 1880s London, and... See full summary »

Director: Tim Hodge | Stars: Dan Anderson, Matthew Hodge, Tim Hodge, Mike Nawrocki

Votes: 275

32. Futurama (1999–2013)
Episode: Xmas Story (1999)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Fry learns how Christmas has changed and remained the same over the last 1000 years when a Robot Santa terrorizes New New York.

Directors: Peter Avanzino, Bret Haaland | Stars: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Votes: 1,345

33. Ed, Edd n Eddy (1999–2008)
Episode: Ed, Edd n Eddy's Jingle Jingle Jangle (2004)

TV-Y7 | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.7
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After discovering he's getting clothes for Christmas, Eddy tries to weasel his way into the holidays of the other children to ensure he gets good presents. Meanwhile, the Kanker sisters ... See full summary »

Director: Danny Antonucci | Stars: Matt Hill, Sam Vincent, Tony Sampson, David Avalon

Votes: 82

34. Gremlins (1984)

PG | 106 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

7.2
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70 Metascore

A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town.

Director: Joe Dante | Stars: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, John Louie

Votes: 163,028 | Gross: $148.17M

35. Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (2011 Video)

22 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.6
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As the village of Berk prepares for its winter holiday, the resident dragons all inexplicably fly away.

Director: Tom Owens | Stars: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera

Votes: 4,995

36. Just Friends (I) (2005)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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47 Metascore

While visiting his hometown during Christmas, a man comes face-to-face with his old high school crush whom he was best friends with -- a woman whose rejection of him turned him into a ferocious womanizer.

Director: Roger Kumble | Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Amy Smart, Anna Faris, Chris Klein

Votes: 90,313 | Gross: $32.62M

37. Love Actually (2003)

R | 135 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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55 Metascore

Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.

Director: Richard Curtis | Stars: Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Liam Neeson, Laura Linney

Votes: 358,013 | Gross: $59.70M

38. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

PG | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.6
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89 Metascore

An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 320,164 | Gross: $7.27M

39. A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965 TV Movie)

TV-G | 25 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.4
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Repelled by the commercialism he sees around him, Charlie Brown tries to find the true meaning of Christmas.

Director: Bill Melendez | Stars: Ann Altieri, Chris Doran, Sally Dryer, Bill Melendez

Votes: 25,457

40. Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (2000 Video)

TV-G | 51 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

4.7
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A youth embarks on a journey to find his missing grandmother and prove that Santa Claus is real

Director: Phil Roman | Stars: Elmo Shropshire, Michele Lee, Susan Blu, Alex Doduk

Votes: 1,242

41. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (2001 Video)

Unrated | 74 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

5.5
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When the Evil Toy Taker takes all of Santa's toys, it's up to Rudolph and his friends Hermey, Yukon Cornelius and the Abominable Snowman "Bumbles" to stop him and bring Christmas to the children of the world.

Director: William R. Kowalchuk Jr. | Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Jamie Lee Curtis, Rick Moranis, Kathleen Barr

Votes: 1,549

42. Codename: Kids Next Door (2002–2008)
Episode: Operation N.A.U.G.H.T.Y. (2005)

TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.8
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In "Operation: N.A.U.G.H.T.Y. (Ninnies Almost Undo Greatest Holiday This Year)", the Kids Next Door try to save Christmas when the Delightful Children From Down the Lane frame them for the ... See full summary »

Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Ben Diskin, Tom Kenny, Candi Milo

Votes: 52

43. The Powerpuff Girls: 'Twas the Fight Before Christmas (2003 Video)

44 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.2
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Princess tries to steal Christmas from the children of the world, and the Powerpuff Girls are to the rescue.

Directors: Lauren Faust, Craig McCracken | Stars: Cathy Cavadini, Tara Strong, Elizabeth Daily, Tom Kenny

Votes: 402

44. Family Guy (1998– )
Episode: Road to the North Pole (2010)

TV-14 | 44 min | Animation, Comedy

8.2
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Disappointed with the Mall Santa, Stewie and Brian decide to go up to the North Pole to teach Santa a lesson, only to face a shocking revelation.

Directors: Greg Colton, James Purdum, Peter Shin, Steve Beers | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

Votes: 1,313

45. South Park (1997– )
Episode: Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo (1997)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

8.3
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The town is forced to remove anything that either has anything to do with Christmas or is offensive in the least bit to anyone. And Kyle tries to convince everyone of the existence of "Mr. Hankey, the Christmas Poo."

Directors: Matt Stone, Trey Parker | Stars: Mary Kay Bergman, Jennifer Howell, Jesse Brant Howell, Trey Parker

Votes: 1,802

46. South Park (1997– )
Episode: Merry Christmas Charlie Manson! (1998)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

8.2
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Stan, Kyle and Kenny go to Nebraska to spend Christmas with Eric's family. Meanwhile, Charlie Manson escapes from prison with Eric's uncle, and the boys help teach him the true meaning of Christmas.

Director: Eric Stough | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Dian Bachar

Votes: 1,459

47. Jack Frost 2: Revenge of the Mutant Killer Snowman (2000 Video)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

3.8
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The Mutant Killer Snowman returns to kill more people during Christmas

Director: Michael Cooney | Stars: Christopher Allport, Eileen Seeley, Chip Heller, Marsha Clark

Votes: 2,330

48. Phineas and Ferb (2007–2015)
Episode: Phineas and Ferb Christmas Vacation (2009)

TV-G | 33 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

8.7
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During Christmas vacation, Phineas and Ferb's quest to show gratitude to Santa during Christmas may be doomed for failure, when Dr. Doofenshmirtz uses an invention that puts the entire town of Danville on Santa's naughty list.

Director: Zac Moncrief | Stars: Vincent Martella, Ashley Tisdale, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Caroline Rhea

Votes: 124

49. Surviving Christmas (2004)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

5.4
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19 Metascore

A lonely, obnoxious young millionaire pays a family to spend Christmas with him.

Director: Mike Mitchell | Stars: Ben Affleck, Christina Applegate, James Gandolfini, Catherine O'Hara

Votes: 19,458 | Gross: $11.66M

50. The Town Santa Forgot (1993 TV Short)

TV-G | 23 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.5
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A spoiled brat sends a very long list to Santa Claus who misdelivers the gifts to a town with the same name as the boy, who learns it's better to give than receive.

Director: Robert Alvarez | Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Miko Hughes, Troy Davidson, Julie McWhirter

Votes: 179

51. The Holiday (2006)

PG-13 | 138 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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52 Metascore

Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love.

Director: Nancy Meyers | Stars: Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz, Jude Law, Jack Black

Votes: 204,786 | Gross: $63.22M

52. The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)

G | 85 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.7
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The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve.

Director: Brian Henson | Stars: Michael Caine, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson

Votes: 39,330 | Gross: $27.28M

53. A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (2008 TV Movie)

G | 60 min | Comedy, Family, Music

6.6
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When Gonzo accidentally diverts three letters to Santa, he talks Kermit and his friends into delivering them to the North Pole personally.

Director: Kirk R. Thatcher | Stars: Steve Whitmire, Dave Goelz, Bill Barretta, Eric Jacobson

Votes: 1,307

54. It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.5
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On Christmas Eve, an angel petitions God to send help for Kermit the Frog who has lost all hope after losing the Muppet Theatre.

Director: Kirk R. Thatcher | Stars: Steve Whitmire, Dave Goelz, Bill Barretta, Eric Jacobson

Votes: 3,092

55. The Ref (1994)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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A cat burglar is forced to take a bickering, dysfunctional family hostage on Christmas Eve.

Director: Ted Demme | Stars: Denis Leary, Judy Davis, Kevin Spacey, Robert J. Steinmiller Jr.

Votes: 21,088 | Gross: $11.44M

56. Eight Crazy Nights (2002)

PG-13 | 76 min | Animation, Comedy, Musical

5.3
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23 Metascore

Davey Stone, an alcoholic with a criminal record, is sentenced to community service under the supervision of an elderly referee. Davey is then faced with trying to reform and abandon his bad habits.

Director: Seth Kearsley | Stars: Adam Sandler, Rob Schneider, Jackie Sandler, Austin Stout

Votes: 19,369 | Gross: $23.44M

57. Terry Pratchett's Hogfather (2006 TV Movie)

189 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller

7.6
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It's Hogswatch (equivalent to Christmas) on the Discworld and the Hogfather has gone missing, requiring Death to take his place while his granddaughter Susan endeavors to find out what has happened.

Director: Vadim Jean | Stars: David Jason, Marc Warren, Michelle Dockery, David Warner

Votes: 8,383

58. The Family Stone (2005)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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56 Metascore

An uptight, conservative businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life.

Director: Thomas Bezucha | Stars: Dermot Mulroney, Sarah Jessica Parker, Claire Danes, Diane Keaton

Votes: 53,563 | Gross: $60.06M

59. The Night Before Christmas (1941)

Passed | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.0
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Well, a mouse *is* stirring... And he's having fun playing with the toys, until he mistakes Tom for a stuffed toy and wakes him up.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna, Rudolf Ising | Stars: The Debutantes, Frank Graham, The King's Men

Votes: 1,342

60. Futurama (1999–2013)
Episode: The Futurama Holiday Spectacular (2010)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.6
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Three separate holiday stories: X-mas, Robanaca and Kwanzaa. 1. Once more Robot Santa comes to town. Besides the violence he spreads, this time he sings to the crew of the pine tree that ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Claffey | Stars: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Votes: 887

61. The Suite Life on Deck (2008–2011)
Episode: A London Carol (2010)

TV-G | 23 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.2
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London refuses to help out with a charity event, she is visited by ghosts.

Director: Shelley Jensen | Stars: Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Brenda Song, Debby Ryan

Votes: 47

62. American Dragon: Jake Long (2005–2007)
Episode: Hairy Christmas (2006)

TV-G | 21 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.9
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Desperate to get out of his family's lame Christmas rituals, Jake uses his dragon duties to try to find a baby sasquatch and return him to his tribe before they go on a rampage throughout ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Loter | Stars: Dante Basco, Dee Bradley Baker, Jeff Bennett, Nicholas Brendon

Votes: 18

63. Kim Possible (2002–2007)
Episode: A Very Possible Christmas (2003)

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.0
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After receiving what he thinks is the most "badical" Hanukkah gift from Kim during Christmas, Ron offers to return the favor by making his Christmas gift a break from saving the world so ... See full summary »

Director: David Block | Stars: Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle, Nancy Cartwright, Tahj Mowry

Votes: 48

64. A Scooby-Doo! Christmas (2002 TV Short)

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.8
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On the way to Daphne's relatives' condominium, the Mystery Inc. gang detours through the town of Winter Hollow, where the vengeful Headless Snowman has destroyed the town's Christmas spirit.

Director: Scott Jeralds | Stars: Mindy Cohn, Grey DeLisle, Casey Kasem, Kathy Kinney

Votes: 147

65. The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2002–2006)
Episode: Holly Jolly Jimmy (2003)

TV-Y | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.1
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Jimmy is convinced that Santa Claus does not exist. To prove his theory, he travels to the North Pole where he discovers a remote toy factory.

Director: Mike Gasaway | Stars: Debi Derryberry, Jeffrey Garcia, Rob Paulsen, Mark DeCarlo

Votes: 33

66. The Fairly OddParents (2001– )
Episode: Merry Wishmas (2008)

TV-Y7 | 25 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.3
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When Timmy doesn't get what he wants for Christmas he simply wishes for it. But his friends can't do the same, so Timmy wishes every kid could get a magical coupon that would allow them to wish for the one thing they didn't get.

Director: Ken Bruce | Stars: Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris, Grey DeLisle

Votes: 39

67. The Fairly OddParents (2001– )
Episode: Christmas Every Day! (2001)

TV-Y7 | 26 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.9
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Everyone loves Christmas. Who wouldn't want to celebrate it every day? Apparently the whole world, that's who.

Director: Butch Hartman | Stars: Tara Strong, Daran Norris, Susanne Blakeslee, Tom Arnold

Votes: 98

68. All Grown Up! (2003–2008)
Episode: The Finster Who Stole Christmas (2004)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Drama, Family

6.0
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When their hip new teacher, Max, assigns the class a family tree project, Chuckie and Kimi realize they can pool their efforts.

Stars: Elizabeth Daily, Nancy Cartwright, Kath Soucie, Cree Summer

Votes: 22

69. Kung Fu Panda Holiday (2010 TV Short)

TV-PG | 21 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.9
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Po is to host the annual winter holiday feast and he struggles to meet his friends' expectations.

Director: Tim Johnson | Stars: Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, Seth Rogen

Votes: 4,299

70. Prep & Landing (2009 TV Short)

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.8
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Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.

Directors: Kevin Deters, Stevie Wermers | Stars: Dave Foley, Sarah Chalke, Mason Vale Cotton, David DeLuise

Votes: 2,168

71. The Smurfs: A Christmas Carol (2011)

G | 22 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.4
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At Christmas, Grouchy Smurf behaves badly to everyone and it takes the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future to teach him to appreciate Christmas.

Director: Troy Quane | Stars: Jack Angel, Fred Armisen, Hank Azaria, Gary Basaraba

Votes: 1,094

72. Scrooged (1988)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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38 Metascore

A selfish, cynical T.V. executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, John Glover

Votes: 71,559 | Gross: $60.33M

73. Two and a Half Men (2003–2015)
Episode: Warning, It's Dirty (2009)

TV-14 | 20 min | Comedy, Romance

8.1
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Against Alan's wishes, Charlie encourages Jake to hook up with a pretty girl he met on the beach since Jake's girlfriend is out of town for Christmas.

Director: James Widdoes | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer, Angus T. Jones, Conchata Ferrell

Votes: 578

74. Two and a Half Men (2003–2015)
Episode: Santa's Village of the Damned (2005)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

8.4
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Alan's girlfriend Sandy is Malibu's answer to Martha Stewart, causing Alan and Charlie to pack on the pounds. Their desire for her fabulous culinary output is ultimately overwhelmed by her craziness.

Director: Rob Schiller | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer, Angus T. Jones, Conchata Ferrell

Votes: 715

75. Two and a Half Men (2003–2015)
Episode: Walnuts and Demerol (2006)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

8.7
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Charlie's quest to get laid on Christmas Eve threatens to fall apart when everybody shows up at his house and refuses to leave.

Director: Gary Halvorson | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer, Angus T. Jones, Marin Hinkle

Votes: 728

76. South Park (1997– )
Episode: A Very Crappy Christmas (2000)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

7.6
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When everyone in South Park decides to forgo presents and celebrate a non-materialistic holiday season, the boys try to bring the spirit of commercialism back to Christmas by making an animated film.

Director: Adrien Beard | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes, Eliza Schneider

Votes: 1,219

77. South Park (1997– )
Episode: Woodland Critter Christmas (2004)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

9.1
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Stan helps a group of woodland critters by killing a mountain lion, only to discover that he's helping them give birth to the Antichrist.

Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Dante Alexander, Adrien Beard

Votes: 2,800

78. Santa's Slay (2005)

R | 78 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

5.4
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Santa Claus is actually a demon who lost a bet with an Angel, so he becomes the giver of toys and happiness. But when the bet is off, he returns to his evil ways.

Director: David Steiman | Stars: Bill Goldberg, Douglas Smith, Emilie de Ravin, Robert Culp

Votes: 7,927

79. I'll Be Home for Christmas (1998)

PG | 86 min | Comedy, Family

5.4
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A college student faces an impossible journey when he is left stranded in the desert, thousands of miles from home, with no money and only a few days left until Christmas.

Director: Arlene Sanford | Stars: Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Jessica Biel, Adam LaVorgna, Gary Cole

Votes: 7,615 | Gross: $12.21M

80. I'll Be Home for Christmas (1998)

PG | 86 min | Comedy, Family

5.4
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A college student faces an impossible journey when he is left stranded in the desert, thousands of miles from home, with no money and only a few days left until Christmas.

Director: Arlene Sanford | Stars: Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Jessica Biel, Adam LaVorgna, Gary Cole

Votes: 7,615 | Gross: $12.21M

81. Noel (2004)

PG | 96 min | Drama

6.3
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29 Metascore

Five New Yorkers come together on Christmas Eve, seeking a miracle.

Director: Chazz Palminteri | Stars: Susan Sarandon, Penélope Cruz, Paul Walker, Alan Arkin

Votes: 7,904

82. Home Alone 3 (1997)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

4.4
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Alex Pruitt, a young boy of nine living in Chicago, fends off thieves who seek a top-secret chip in his toy car to support a North Korean terrorist organization's next deed.

Director: Raja Gosnell | Stars: Alex D. Linz, Olek Krupa, Rya Kihlstedt, Lenny von Dohlen

Votes: 86,703 | Gross: $30.88M

83. Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.6
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Ernest helps Santa Claus as he searches for his successor.

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Douglas Seale, Oliver Clark, Noelle Parker

Votes: 8,793 | Gross: $28.20M

84. Silent Night (2002 TV Movie)

100 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.7
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Fact-based World War II story set on Christmas Eve, 1944, finds a German Mother and her son seeking refuge in a cabin on the war front. When she is invaded by three American soldiers and ... See full summary »

Director: Rodney Gibbons | Stars: Linda Hamilton, Matthew Harbour, Romano Orzari, Alain Goulem

Votes: 1,231

85. Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001)

PG | 77 min | Animation, Family

5.6
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The film begins with a live-action sequence set in Boston in 1857, the site of a live reading by renowned novelist Dickens. As he begins his 'story of ghosts' a woman in the audience ... See full summary »

Director: Jimmy T. Murakami | Stars: Simon Callow, Kate Winslet, Nicolas Cage, Jane Horrocks

Votes: 1,499

86. Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice (2011 TV Short)

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.5
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Lanny and Wayne race to recover classified North Pole technology.

Directors: Kevin Deters, Stevie Wermers | Stars: Dave Foley, Derek Richardson, Sarah Chalke, Rob Riggle

Votes: 1,108

87. Friday After Next (2002)

R | 85 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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35 Metascore

Craig and Day Day have finally moved out of their parents houses and into their own crib. The cousins work nights at a local mall as security guards. When their house is robbed on Christmas... See full summary »

Director: Marcus Raboy | Stars: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, John Witherspoon, Don 'D.C.' Curry

Votes: 21,750 | Gross: $32.98M

88. Snowmen (2010)

PG | 86 min | Comedy, Family

6.0
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39 Metascore

This is a humorous and heartfelt coming-of-age story about three unlikely heroes and the winter that changed their lives forever. After a surprising discovery in the snow catapults three ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Kirbyson | Stars: Bobby Coleman, Bobb'e J. Thompson, Christian Martyn, Josh Flitter

Votes: 544

89. Community (2009–2015)
Episode: Abed's Uncontrollable Christmas (2010)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy

8.8
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When Abed wakes up to discover that everything is in stop motion animation, Professor Duncan and the study group help him try to discover the true meaning of Christmas.

Director: Duke Johnson | Stars: Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown

Votes: 2,195

90. The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey (2007)

91 min | Family

6.7
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When a broken hearted boy loses the treasured wooden nativity set that links him to his dead father, his worried mother persuades a lonely ill-tempered woodcarver to create a replacement, ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Clark | Stars: Tom Berenger, Sarah Wildor, Thomas Briggs, Joely Richardson

Votes: 805

91. A Bear's Christmas Tail (2004 TV Movie)

45 min | Comedy

5.3
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Add a Plot

Director: Ben Palmer | Stars: Leigh Francis, Patsy Kensit, Sean Pertwee, Yasmin Kerr

Votes: 60

92. Avid Merrion's XXXmas Special (2005 TV Movie)

39 min | Comedy

6.2
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Add a Plot

Director: Ben Palmer | Stars: Leigh Francis, Barunka O'Shaughnessy, Daryl Hannah, Shannen Doherty

Votes: 36

93. Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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50 Metascore

A Puerto Rican family living in the area of Humboldt Park in west Chicago face what may be their last Christmas together.

Director: Alfredo Rodriguez de Villa | Stars: John Leguizamo, Freddy Rodríguez, Debra Messing, Alfred Molina

Votes: 3,299 | Gross: $7.50M

94. Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas! (2011 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.6
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Idiocy strikes when a woman and her daughter get separated from their family during the holidays.

Director: Arlene Sanford | Stars: Bridgit Mendler, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Bradley Steven Perry, Mia Talerico

Votes: 3,537

95. Christmas Do-Over (2006 TV Movie)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.8
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Kevin tries to be involved with his son and ex-wife's family for Christmas. During dinner, he thought his Christmas *day* couldn't be more screwed; his son suddenly wishes it was Christmas ... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Cyran | Stars: Jay Mohr, Daphne Zuniga, David Millbern, Adrienne Barbeau

Votes: 979

96. Holiday in Handcuffs (2007 TV Movie)

86 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

6.4
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A struggling artist working as waitress kidnaps one of her customers to bring home and meet her parents at Christmas.

Director: Ron Underwood | Stars: Melissa Joan Hart, Mario Lopez, Timothy Bottoms, Markie Post

Votes: 4,981

97. Christmas Lodge (2011 TV Movie)

G | 86 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.3
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Mary Tobin has wonderful memories of family gatherings at the Christmas Lodge. When she arrives for a weekend vacation, she quickly realizes that the lodge that she loves has fallen into ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Ingram | Stars: Erin Karpluk, Michael Shanks, Rukiya Bernard, Rebecca Toolan

Votes: 1,374

98. Black Christmas (2006)

R | 84 min | Horror

4.6
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22 Metascore

An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one.

Director: Glen Morgan | Stars: Michelle Trachtenberg, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Lacey Chabert, Katie Cassidy

Votes: 21,794 | Gross: $16.24M

99. White Christmas (1954)

Not Rated | 120 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.6
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A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen

Votes: 25,501 | Gross: $30.00M

100. Miracle on 34th Street (1994)

PG | 114 min | Family, Fantasy

6.5
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A lawyer and a little girl must prove that a man claiming to be Santa Claus is the real thing.

Director: Les Mayfield | Stars: Richard Attenborough, Elizabeth Perkins, Dylan McDermott, J.T. Walsh

Votes: 26,015 | Gross: $17.19M