Top 6 Christmas Movies of All Time

Top 6 Christmas Movies of All Time

Samantha Estrada, Staff Writer

It’s Christmas break and although we are happy to be out of school, at times we get bored. Watching movies is one of the best ways to pass your time. Here are the top six Christmas movies to watch over the break.

  1. Christmas with the Kranks

The Kranks decided to skip Christmas since their daughter is away. They decide to go on a cruise to spend time alone. However, she decides to come home at the last minute. This causes an uproar with the family when they have to celebrate and plan Christmas in a hurry.


5. The Polar Express

On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. This movies will take you on an amazing adventure while learning about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.

  1. Elf

Buddy (Will Ferrell) was accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa’s elves. Unable to feel as if he doesn’t fit in, he decides to go to New York to find his real dad. However, his dad has no idea who he is and thinks that he is crazy. This movie will have you crying with tears of laughter.


  1. Home Alone

This classic 90’s movie is one of the most popular Christmas movies of all time. An eight year old is accidentally left home alone after his family goes on Christmas vacation. The little troublemaker must protect his home at all costs from a pair of burglars. 

  1. How The Grinch Stole Christmas 


The iconic 2000s film is one of people’s favorite movies of all time. The classic film brings children’s fantasy to life.  The movie stars Jim Carrey as the Grinch who plans to ruin Christmas for all the citizens of Whoville.\

1.The Nightmare Before Christmas

Of course Christmas would not be Christmas without the classic 1993 film. The film follows the misadventures of Jack Skellington, Halloweentown’s beloved pumpkin king, who has become bored with the same annual routine of frightening people in the “real world.” When Jack accidentally stumbles on Christmastown, all bright colors and warm spirits, he gets a new lease on life. This film has both elements of Halloween and Christmas which makes it perfect to watch on either holiday.