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Home Alone - Chris Columbus Cover Art

Home Alone

Home Alone

Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) has become the man of the house, overnight! Accidentally left behind when his family rushes off on a Christmas vacation, Kevin gets busy decorating the house for the holidays. But he's not decking the halls with tinsel and holly. Two bumbling burglars are trying to break in, and Kevin's rigging a bewildering battery of booby traps to welcome them!

© 1990 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.

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The Polar Express - Robert Zemeckis Cover Art

The Polar Express

The Polar Express

When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

© 2004 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas - Ron Howard Cover Art

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Discover the magic of the Mean One this holiday season! Oscar-winning director Ron Howard and Oscar®-winning producer Brian Grazer bring Christmas' best-loved grump to life with the help of the irrepressible Jim Carrey as The Grinch. The Grinch is a celebration of the holiday spirit no home should be without! Why is The Grinch (Carrey) such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who (Taylor Momsen) takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and The Grinch's world upside down, inside out…and funny side up in her search for the true meaning of Christmas.

© 2000 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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The Nightmare Before Christmas - Henry Selick Cover Art

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Enter an extraordinary world filled with magic and wonder -- where every holiday has its own special land... and imaginative, one-of-a-kind characters! The Nightmare Before Christmas tells the heartfelt tale of Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, and all things that go bump in the night. Bored with the same old tricks and treats, he yearns for something more, and soon stumbles upon the glorious magic of Christmas Town! Jack decides to bring this joyful holiday back to Halloween Town. But as his dream to fill Santa's shoes unravels, it's up to Sally, the rag doll who loves him, to stitch things back together. This critically acclaimed movie milestone captured the heart and imagination of audiences everywhere with its Academy Award-nominated stop-motion effects, engaging Grammy-nominated music, and the genius of Tim Burton (Batman, Planet of the Apes). The Nightmare Before Christmas -- a delightful treat the whole family will enjoy!

© 1993 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Trading Places - John Landis Cover Art

Trading Places

Trading Places

The fun begins when the rich and greedy Duke Brothers (Don Ameche and Ralph Bellamy) wager a bet over whether born loser Valentine (Eddie Murphy) could become as successful as the priggish Winthorpe (Dan Akroyd) if circumstances were reversed. The Dukes have the money to make this happen, but when Valentine and Winthorpe catch on they arrange for a rich and riotous payback!

TM & Copyright © 1983 by Paramount Pictures. All Rights Reserved.

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How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The Ultimate Edition - Chuck Jones Cover Art

How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The Ultimate Edition

How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The Ultimate Edition

Dr. Seuss’ timeless classic comes to life in a shiny all-new Ultimate Edition of How the Grinch Stole Christmas, now with 2 newly remastered Grinch Specials: The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat and Halloween is Grinch Night! With Who-ville brimming with joyful anticipation of Christmas, high above in the chilly mountains, the Grinch shares no such warmth for the holiday. Why this green meanie has hatched a plan to do away with Christmas once and for all! Featuring animation by the legendary Chuck Jones, bring home this heartfelt reason for the Yul-tide season.

© 2018 Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

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Love the Coopers - Jessie Nelson Cover Art

Love the Coopers

Love the Coopers

Oscar® winners Diane Keaton, Alan Arkin, and Marisa Tomei team with Golden Globe® winner John Goodman, Ed Helms, Amanda Seyfried, and Olivia Wilde in this hilarious and heartwarming comedy. When four generations of the Cooper clan gather for a reunion, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside-down — leading the Coopers toward a joyful rediscovery of family bonds and the magic of love.

© 2015 CBS Films Inc. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials 2016 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved

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It's a Wonderful Life - Frank Capra Cover Art

It's a Wonderful Life

It's a Wonderful Life

George Bailey has so many problems he is thinking about ending it all – and it’s Christmas! As the angels discuss George, we see his life in flashback. As George is about to jump from a bridge, he ends up rescuing his guardian angel, Clarence. Clarence then shows George what his town would have looked like if it hadn’t been for all of his good deeds over the years. Will Clarence be able to convince George to return to his family and forget suicide?

© 1947 Republic Entertainment Inc.

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1985 - Yen Tan Cover Art

1985

1985

Having been gone for three years, closeted advertising executive Adrian (Cory Michael Smith, “Gotham”) returns to his Texas hometown for the holidays during the first wave of the AIDS crisis. Burdened with an unspeakable tragedy in New York City, Adrian looks to reconnect with his preteen brother Andrew (Aidan Langford) while navigating his relationship with religious parents Eileen (Academy Award Nominee Virginia Madsen) and Dale (Golden Globe Award Winner Michael Chiklis). When he reaches out to his estranged childhood friend Carly (Jamie Chung, “The Gifted”), their unresolved issues force Adrian to confront an uncertain future that will significantly alter the lives of those around him. Shot on black-and-white super 16mm film, “1985” takes a unique look at a pivotal moment in American history through the prism of empathy, love and family.

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles - John Hughes Cover Art

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Neal Page is an advertising executive who just wants to fly home to Chicago to spend Thanksgiving with his family. But all Neal Page gets is misery. Misery named Del Griffith — a loud mouthed, but nevertheless lovable, salesman who leads Neal on a cross-country, wild goose chase that keeps Neal from tasting his turkey. Steve Martin (Neal) and John Candy (Del) are absolutely wonderful as two guys with a knack for making the worst of a bad situation. If it's painful, funny, or just plain crazy, it happens to Neal and Del in "Planes, Trains and Automobiles." Every traveller's nightmare in a comedy-come-true!

© 1987 BY PARAMOUNT PICTURES CORPORATION. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause - Michael Lembeck Cover Art

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause

Tim Allen is back in the big red suit for more adventure and laughs in Disney's hilarious family comedy. Get ready for a thrilling sleigh ride as the reluctant Santa Claus faces his most chilling and hysterical challenge yet. As Christmas nears, Scott Calvin invites his in-laws (Ann-Margret and Alan Arkin) to join the festivities. The holidays take a chaotic turn when Scott discovers a way out of his "Santa Clause" and the mischievous Jack Frost (Martin Short) puts the big freeze on Christmas' big cheese! Unless Scott can save the day, it's going to be a very chilly Frostmas at the North Pole and all around the world. Will Scott be able to get his job back in the St. Nick of time? Celebrate the holidays with THE SANTA CLAUSE 3: THE ESCAPE CLAUSE. It's a gift the whole family will treasure.

© 2006 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Christmas In Connecticut (1945) - Peter Godfrey Cover Art

Christmas In Connecticut (1945)

Christmas In Connecticut (1945)

Journalist Elizabeth Lane is one of the country's most famous food writer. In her columns, she describes herself as a hard working farm woman, taking care of her children and being an excellent cook. But this is all lies. In reality she is an unmarried New Yorker who can't even boil an egg. The recipes come from her good friend Felix. The owner of the magazine she works for has decided that a heroic sailor will spend his Christmas on 'her' farm. Miss Lane knows that her career is over if the truth comes out, but what can she do?

© 1945 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Bad Santa 2 - Mark Waters Cover Art

Bad Santa 2

Bad Santa 2

Bad Santa 2 returns Academy Award® winner Billy Bob Thornton to the screen as America's favorite anti-hero, Willie Soke. Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry little sidekick, Marcus (Tony Cox), to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Along for the ride is ‘the kid’ - chubby and cheery Thurman Merman (Brett Kelly), a 250-pound ray of sunshine who brings out Willie’s sliver of humanity. Mommy issues arise when the pair are joined by Academy Award®, Golden Globe and Emmy-winner Kathy Bates, as Willie’s horror story of a mother, Sunny Soke. A super butch super bitch, Sunny raises the bar for the gang’s ambitions, while somehow lowering the standards of criminal behavior. Willie is further burdened by lusting after the curvaceous and prim Diane, played by Emmy Award-nominee Christina Hendricks, the charity director with a heart of gold and libido of steel.

© 2016 Santamax Distribution, LLC

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Dora's Ice Skating Spectacular (Dora the Explorer) - Allan Jacobsen, Henry Lenardin-Madden & George Chialtas Cover Art

Dora's Ice Skating Spectacular (Dora the Explorer)

Dora's Ice Skating Spectacular (Dora the Explorer)

Get ready for a spectacular ice-skating adventure in Snowy Forest! Dora and Boots skate to the rescue of the Snow Princess, Snow Fairy, and all their Snowy Forest friends when they learn that a mean Ice Witch has taken everyone's ice skates! Dora must defeat the Ice Witch in an ice skating contest at Snowflake Lake to win back the skates, but she can only do it with your help! After that, get set for more exciting adventure in two bonus episodes. Join Dora and Boots as they jump into a sticker book world to help their friend Círculo – he needs to catch the runaway Shape Train before it reaches the Big Turn so he can steer the train to safety. Then team up with Dora, her talking Scooter, and her brave puppy Perrito to fish Boots out of the Big River before he goes over a waterfall! Ready to skate into adventure in three exciting episodes? ¡Vámonos!

© 2013 Viacom International Inc

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The Good Witch's Gift - Jake Russell Cover Art

The Good Witch's Gift

The Good Witch's Gift

Cassandra "Cassie" Nightingale always has a few tricks up her sleeve, but is surprised when her handsome fiancé, chief of police Jake Russell, proposes they set their wedding date for Christmas Eve—only six days away! The two hurry to plan the magical holiday wedding, but run into trouble when a criminal from Jake’s past returns to town. Stars Catherine Bell and Chris Potter.

© 2010 Good Witch Weds Productions Inc.

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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation - Jeremiah S. Chechik Cover Art

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

The comic misadventures of the beleaguered Griswold family continue in this latest "Vacation" outing, the third and most successful of the series. (Over $71,000,000!) This time America's most dedicated dad (Chevy Chase) is determined to stay at home to create "the most fun-filled old fashioned family Christmas ever" -- but life has a particular way of throwing wet logs on Clark Griswold's fire. Look for Emmy and Golden Globe-winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus (TV's "Seinfeld") in a supporting role. Written by John Hughes ("Home Alone" series).

© 1989 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved

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A Christmas Story - Bob Clark Cover Art

A Christmas Story

A Christmas Story

Destined to become a holiday classic, this family comedy follows an Indiana schoolboy whose obsession with getting a Red Ryder air rifle for Christmas leads to hilarious consequences. Co-starring Emmy-winner Darren McGavin ("Kolchak: The Night Stalker"). Based upon a true story.

© 1983 Turner Entertainment, Co. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.

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Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas - Matthew O'Callaghan & Theresa Cullen Cover Art

Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas

Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas

This delightful holiday offering stars Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck, Goofy and his son Max, Pluto, Uncle Scrooge McDuck and the mischievous nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie in a quintet of tales about the importance of sharing, the necessity of opening your heart to loved ones, the appreciation of people for who they are, and the rewards of unselfishness.

© Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed In At the House of Mouse - Burny Mattinson, Roberts Gannaway & Tony Craig Cover Art

Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed In At the House of Mouse

Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed In At the House of Mouse

Join Mickey and all of your favorite Disney animated superstars -- together for the first time ever -- as they share a heartwarming holiday celebration and sing a special song, "The Best Christmas Of All," that captures this wondrous occasion. When a huge snowstorm leaves everyone stranded, Mickey and all of his guests at The House of Mouse, including Pooh, Piglet, Belle, Snow White, Ariel, and many more of his old and new friends, break out the cookies and hot chocolate to help Donald mend his tattered Christmas spirit. The fun starts when Minnie pulls out their favorite holiday home movies and everyone starts to reminisce. Their magical memories soon put everyone in the Christmas mood -- even grumpy Donald, who ultimately becomes the star of the evening. As everybody lifts their voice in joyful song, they realize that the "Best Christmas Of All" is the one you share with all of your friends!

© 2001 Disney Enterprises, Inc.

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Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi: Into the Snow We Go - Mark Salisbury Cover Art

Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi: Into the Snow We Go

Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi: Into the Snow We Go

Celebrate the snowy holiday season with the Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi! First, join the Guppies for a fin-tastic snow-filled feature. Everyone in Bubbletucky is getting ready for the holidays … everyone except Mr. Grumpfish. The Guppies need to work together to show their grumpy neighbor the joy of the holiday season. Then, as a bonus holiday gift, team up with Team Umizoomi in two special episodes! Use your mighty math powers to help Milli, Geo, and Bot make Sanjay's holiday wish come true by finding him a sled on a journey through snowy Umi City. Then, help the team save the day when The TroubleMakers set 50 baby penguins loose in Umi City. You can count on a swim-sational holiday with Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi in these three festive episodes!

© 2013 Viacom International Inc

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'Tis the Season for Love - Terry Ingram Cover Art

'Tis the Season for Love

'Tis the Season for Love

In New York, with all her friends off to distant places for the holidays, Beth finds herself alone with nothing to do; so she decides to go back to her quaint hometown which she couldn't wait to leave years earlier. To everyone back home, Beth is seen as a star, making her way on The Big Apple theatre scene, but she discovers that life back home has moved on quite nicely without her. The ex-boyfriend she left behind with a broken heart has started a new life with her former best friend and she soon finds herself longing for her past. As she begins to rediscover the magic of the small town and rekindle a friendship with her childhood best friend, Dean, she realizes that the life she left behind years ago may be the dream she never realized she wanted.

© 2015 Main Road Productions Ltd.

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Barbie in the Nutcracker - Owen Hurley Cover Art

Barbie in the Nutcracker

Barbie in the Nutcracker

Barbie magically comes to life in this modern adaptation of the E.T.A. Hoffmann classic. The tale begins when Barbie, playing the role of Clara, receives a beautiful wooden Nutcracker as a gift from her favorite Aunt. That night, while Clara sleeps, the Nutcracker springs to life to ward off the evil Mouse King who has invaded Clara’s parlor. She awakes and aids the Nutcracker, but the Mouse King shrinks her by casting an evil spell. Clara and the Nutcracker set off on a spectacular adventure to find the Sugarplum Princess, the only one who can break the Mouse King’s evil enchantment. The tale is enhanced with spectacular dance scenes created by the acclaimed choreographer Peter Martins, and features the beloved music by Tchaikovsky. The real-life movements of dancers from the New York City Ballet bring the beauty of ballet to the screen in a way never seen before. Barbie in The Nutcracker shows that, if you are kind, clever and brave, anything is possible…

© 2001 Mattel, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Shared Rooms - Rob Williams Cover Art

Shared Rooms

Shared Rooms

In this romantic holiday comedy, Laslo and Cal take in a gay teen who’s been kicked out of his home; Sid and Gray have a casual online hookup which unexpectedly deepens; and Julian and Dylan confront their secret mutual attraction when forced to share a bed for a week. Their stories come together at a “Steve Not Eve” New Year’s party.

© 2016 Wolfe Video

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Meet Me In St. Louis - Vincente Minnelli Cover Art

Meet Me In St. Louis

Meet Me In St. Louis

St. Louis 1903. The well-off Smith family has four beautiful daughters, including Esther and little Tootie. 17-year old Esther has fallen in love with the boy next door who has just moved in, John. He however, barely notices her at first. The family is shocked when Mr. Smith reveals that he has been transfered to a nice position in New York, which means that the family has to leave St. Louis and the St. Louis Fair.

© 1944 A Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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SpongeBob SquarePants: It's a SpongeBob Christmas - Unknown Cover Art

SpongeBob SquarePants: It's a SpongeBob Christmas

SpongeBob SquarePants: It's a SpongeBob Christmas

It's the SpongeBob Christmas Special, ‘Tis the Season to be Jerky! At Christmastime in Bikini Bottom, everyone's excited except Plankton, who always gets a lump of coal from Santa. But he vows this year he'll finally get his wish – the Krabby Patty formula! And it won't be by being good. He's gonna make everyone in Bikini Bottom bad!

© 2012 Viacom Inc.

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The Search for Santa Paws - Robert Vince Cover Art

The Search for Santa Paws

The Search for Santa Paws

In the tradition of Disney's classic holiday tales comes a heartwarming movie about the power of giving and the true meaning of Christmas. Discover how the legendary friendship of Santa Claus and Santa Paws began in the inspiring original film, The Search For Santa Paws. When Santa and his new best friend, Paws, discover that the boys and girls of the world have lost the spirit of the season, they take a trip to New York City. But after Santa loses his memory, it's up to Paws, a faithful orphan named Quinn (America's Got Talent's Kaitlyn Maher), her new friend Will (The Game Plan's Madison Pettis) and a wonderful group of magical talking dogs to save St. Nick and show the world what Christmas is really all about.

© Disney

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Dora Saves the Snow Princess (Dora the Explorer) - George Chialtas, Allan Jacobsen & Henry Lenardin-Madden Cover Art

Dora Saves the Snow Princess (Dora the Explorer)

Dora Saves the Snow Princess (Dora the Explorer)

Dora and friends need your help on a magical double-length quest to save the Snow Princess and her whole Snowy Forest! Plus, help Dora bring a new toy to her baby brother and sister AND take Perrito to meet his twin puppy brother on Twins’ Day!

© 2012 Viacom Inc.

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Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale - Spike Brandt & Tony Cervone Cover Art

Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale

Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale

Based on an original idea by creator, Joe Barbera, Tom and Jerry find themselves in a fantastic wonderland brought to life by holiday magic and set to the music of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker". In an empty opera house, Jerry wishes for his chance to perform and magically his dream comes true. The little mouse is whisked away to an enchanted kingdom where anything is possible... candy forests, singing snowflakes, even the toys spring to life! Jerry has a great time with his new friends and when Jerry dances with a music box ballerina, he is as happy as happy can be. Unfortunately, a group of alley cats led by Tom, crash Jerry's party, kidnap the music box ballerina, and wreak havoc in the holiday kingdom. It's up to Jerry to set things right and send those mean old cats back to the alley where they belong. With some help from a mouse named Tuffy and all his newfound friends... Jerry just might win the day!

© TOM AND JERRY and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and Turner Entertainment Co.

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A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas - Todd Strauss-Schulson Cover Art

A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas

A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas

The new "Harold & Kumar" comedy picks up six years after the duo's last adventure. After years of growing apart, Harold Lee (John Cho) and Kumar Patel (Kal Penn) have replaced each other with new friends and are preparing for their respective Yuletide celebrations. But when a mysterious package mistakenly arrives at Kumar's door on Christmas Eve, his attempt to redirect it to Harold's house ends with the "high grade" contents-and Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree- going up in smoke. Reluctantly embarking on another ill-advised journey with Kumar through New York City, their search for the perfect tree almost blows Christmas Eve sky high.

© 2011 NEW LINE PRODUCTIONS, INC.

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Holiday Inn - Mark Sandrich Cover Art

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in the sensational musical comedy Holiday Inn. Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. Astaire plays his former partner and rival in love. Follow the two talented pals as they find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady (Marjorie Reynolds). 'Tis the season for one of the most enjoyable films of all time!

© 2008 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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Almost Christmas - David E. Talbert Cover Art

Almost Christmas

Almost Christmas

Oh, the joy of family. A new comedy from writer/director David E. Talbert (Baggage Claim) and producer Will Packer (Ride along, Think Like a Man series), Almost Christmas tells the festive story of a beloved patriarch who asks his family for one gift this holiday season: to get along. If they can honor that wish and spend five days under the same roof without killing one another, it will be a Christmas miracle. Share the holiday love, laughs, and charm with an all-star cast including Danny Glover, Mo’Nique, JB Smoove, Gabrielle Union, and Omar Epps.

© 2016 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer - Jennifer Wescott Cover Art

Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer

Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer

Elliot, a small but determined horse, travels to the North Pole to compete for a spot alongside the famous reindeer that pull Santa's sleigh. Against all odds, Elliot and his friend Hazel the goat set out to prove that no dream is too big.

© 2018 Littlest Reindeer Productions

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A Christmas Carol (2018) - David Izatt Cover Art

A Christmas Carol (2018)

A Christmas Carol (2018)

Billionaire Ebenezer Scrooge has made work his only focus since the passing of his childhood friend Marley. On Christmas Eve, after an eventful day of sackings, cancelled Christmas bonuses and even higher profits; Scrooge is visited by three ghosts; Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas yet to be. But has he become too mean to learn the spirit of Christmas?

© 2018 Stronghold Europe Limited

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Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas - Scott Heming, Cathy Malkasian & Jeff McGrath Cover Art

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

George and The Man with The Yellow Hat are having a very merry time counting down the days until Christmas. There's only one puzzle: neither of them can figure out what to give the other for a present. The Man is having trouble reading George’s wish list and George doesn't have a clue about what to get for The Man who has everything. Will they be able to find the answers before Christmas morning?

® and © 2009 Universal Studios and/or HMH. All Rights Reserved.

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The Nutcracker (1993) - Emile Ardolino Cover Art

The Nutcracker (1993)

The Nutcracker (1993)

On Christmas Eve a young girl named Clara wants to stay up to play with her Nutcracker doll, but she must go to bed. After everyone has retired, she sneaks downstairs to be with her doll, falls asleep and dreams a magical dream: Clara is kidnapped by a Mouse King, but her Nutcracker doll--now a dashing prince--rescues her.

© 1993 Elektra Entertainment, a div. of Warner Communications, Inc., Embassy International Pictures, N.V. All rights reserved.

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The Santa Clause - John Pasquin Cover Art

The Santa Clause

The Santa Clause

Scott Calvin, is a divorced father whose strained relationship with his son Charlie, begins to mend only after a bizarre twist of fate transforms him into the new Santa. When the current Mr. Claus falls off the roof on Christmas eve, Scott dons Santa's suit, and he and his son are whisked off to the North Pole. There he meets Bernard the head elf, who tells him about the clause, a contract stating that whoever puts on the santa suit must also take on all the responsibilities that go with the position. Scott isn't too thrilled about his sudden career change. Charlie, however, is overjoyed. Over the next 12 months Scott gains an enormous amount of weight and sprouts a full white beard. Though he fights the inevitable, when Christmas eve arrives Scott and Charlie, eight reindeer and the Elf Swat Team strive to make believers of all of us, and in the events that follow, it becomes clear that Scott indeed is the real Santa.

© 1994 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Scrooged - Richard Donner Cover Art

Scrooged

Scrooged

A network TV president is perhaps the most cold-hearted man ever, but his holiday spirit is given a painful booster shot by three vengeful ghosts. In this darkly comic updating of Charles Dicken's Christmas classic "A Christmas Carol," Bill Murray portrays Frank Cross, an evil, crass, executive who caters to the lowest-of-the-lowest common denominators, firing people whenever he wants to and for the flimsiest of reasons. Therefore, to change his cruel and tasteless ways, Cross is taken on a trip through his past to his future, accompanied by ghosts David Johansen and Carol Kane, so that he can achieve redemption.

© 1988 Paramount Pictures Corporation

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A Merry Friggin' Christmas - Tristram Shapeero Cover Art

A Merry Friggin' Christmas

A Merry Friggin' Christmas

Boyd and his family are forced to spend a dreaded Christmas at his parents' house with his eccentric father that he has been avoiding for years. When he realizes that he left his son's gifts at home, Boyd and his father must hit the road in a blizzard to retrieve the gifts before sunrise to save Christmas.

© 2014 FCM SP LLC 2014 Phase 4 Films (USA), LLC. All Rights Reserved. Phase 4 Films™, the Phase 4 Films logo™ and all related titles, logos and indicia are trademarks of Phase 4 Films Inc. All Rights Reserved. Distributed exclusively in the United States by Phase 4 Films (USA), LLC / 460 Greenway Industrial Drive, Suite A, Fort Mill, SC 29708 / 1.866.495.3650 / www.phase4films.com

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A Very Merry Mix-Up - Jonathan Wright Cover Art

A Very Merry Mix-Up

A Very Merry Mix-Up

In this new Hallmark Channel holiday movie, a woman sets out to meet her fiancé's family at Christmas and winds up at the wrong house. Once the mistake is corrected, she realizes that her bond with the wrong family—and their eligible son—was stronger than her bond with the right one. Stars Alicia Witt and Mark Wiebe.

© 2013 C/P Xmas Productions IV Inc.

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The Town Christmas Forgot - John Bradshaw Cover Art

The Town Christmas Forgot

The Town Christmas Forgot

An upscale, urban family that can’t seem to get along gets stranded in a remote, impoverished lumber town two days before Christmas. When they become involved in the town’s home-grown Christmas pageant, they not only help solve the town’s problems but develop loving ties with one another just in time for the holidays. Stars Lauren Holly and Rick Roberts.

© 2010 P Xmas Productions Inc.

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Be My Valentine - Graeme Campbell Cover Art

Be My Valentine

Be My Valentine

Daniel Farrell is a young widowed father who is navigating mourning and parenting Tyler, his adolescent son. Father and son have a great relationship so Tyler can't wait to confide to his dad that he as a crush on a girl in his class. Assuming that his dad is an expert on women, Tyler solicits his dad's help in wooing the girl. While teaching his son the ropes on dating, Daniel discovers he too has many things to figure out about love. Stars William Baldwin and Natalie Brown.

© 2013 BMV Films API Inc.

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A Snow White Christmas - Kristin Fairweather Cover Art

A Snow White Christmas

A Snow White Christmas

When Blanca White's father dies, his fortune is split between Blanca and her wicked stepmother, Victoria. Victoria plots to edge Blanca out of her inheritance and hires Lucas Prince to remodel the house, who falls in love with Blanca. Jealous, Victoria hypnotizes Blanca to forget everything. Forced to escape to a small country town, Blanca meets seven quirky friends, who help her with her amnesia to find her true love and stop Victoria from ruining everything.

© 2018 MarVista Entertainment, LLC

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Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas - Andy Knight Cover Art

Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas

Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas

Celebrate the most magical time of the year with this special edition of the irresistible holiday movie inspired by Disney’s beloved classic. Share the wonder as Mrs. Potts recounts another “tale as old as time” about a Christmas past that almost wasn’t – thanks to the scheming of former court composer Forte who is determined to keep Belle and Beast apart forever. This enchanting adventure boasts exciting bonus features, delightful songs, spellbinding visuals, and enduring themes of hope, friendship, and love. Your family will enjoy the spirit of the season all year long with the timeless magic of Beauty And The Beast: The Enchanted Christmas.

© 1997 Disney

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The Australian Ballet presents the Nutcracker - Orchestra Victoria Cover Art

The Australian Ballet presents the Nutcracker

The Australian Ballet presents the Nutcracker

Sugar plums and snowflakes, dreams and spells –The Nutcracker is one of the world’s best-loved ballets, and this production by Peter Wright is one of the most enchanting stagings ever created. The Australian Ballet shines in this charming classic. Sumptuously staged and set to Tchaikovsky’s celebrated score, this ballet is a truly magical experience for the whole family.

© 2015 The Australian Ballet

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The Muppet Christmas Carol - Brian Henson Cover Art

The Muppet Christmas Carol

The Muppet Christmas Carol

'Tis the season for love, laughter, and one of the most cherished stories of all time! Join Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and all the hilarious Muppets in this merry, magical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale. Academy Award® winner Michael Caine (Best Supporting Actor, 2000, The Cider House Rules; 1987, Hannah And Her Sisters) gives a performance that's anything but "bah, humbug!" as greedy, penny-pinching Ebenezer Scrooge. One fateful Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. Together with kind, humble Bob Cratchit (Kermit the Frog) and his family, the Spirits open Scrooge's eyes -- and his heart -- to the true meaning of Christmas. Filled with original music and dazzling special effects, this restored and remastered 50th Anniversary Edition of The Muppet Christmas Carol will become a holiday tradition your family will treasure all the days of the year.

© 1992 Jim Henson Productions, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Santa Clause 2: The Mrs. Claus - Michael Lembeck Cover Art

Santa Clause 2: The Mrs. Claus

Santa Clause 2: The Mrs. Claus

Walt Disney Pictures presents an all-new comedy adventure overflowing with holiday cheer. Tim Allen reappears in Santa Clause 2, the hilarious sequel to everybody's holiday favorite. Scott Calvin (Allen) has been Santa Claus for the past eight years, and his loyal elves consider him the best one ever. But Scott's got problems. His son Charlie has landed on this year's "naughty" list, and if Scott doesn’t marry by Christmas Eve -- one very, very short month away -- he'll stop being Santa forever. Embracing Christmas and the magic of family with heart, warmth, fun, and charm, Santa Clause 2 is classic holiday entertainment everybody will enjoy again and again.

© 2002 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Jingle All the Way - Brian Levant Cover Art

Jingle All the Way

Jingle All the Way

High powered businessman Howard Langston (Arnold Schwarzenegger), is hard at work taking last-minute orders from customers to whom he just can't say no, including his son, Jamie (Jake Lloyd), who asked for the hottest action figure of the season -- Turbo Man! Unfortunately, Howard is facing one BIG problem. It's Christmas Eve and Turbo Man has been sold out since Thanksgiving! Howard's down-to-the-wire trek to find Turbo Man quickly turns into an odyssey wilder than he could have ever imagined. In the course of his seemingly endless Yuletide misadventures, he finds himself in a no-holds-barred fight-to-the-finish with a crazed postman named Myron (Sinbad), who is out to claim the last Turbo Man for his kid. It's enough to scare away even the bravest of men. But to Howard, this is war -- and he's determined to win...no matter what!

© 1996 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.

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A Christmas Carol (1984) - Clive Donner Cover Art

A Christmas Carol (1984)

A Christmas Carol (1984)

Christmas elicits nothing more than "bah, humbug!" from Ebenezer Scrooge (George Scott), a miser whose sole pursuit of financial success has left him a bitter and lonely old man. But a Christmas Eve visit from the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future ultimately teaches him to open his heart to the spirit of Christmas and to the joys of friends and family.

© 1984 Baxter Healthcare Ltd. All rights reserved.

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Scooby-Doo!: Winter Wonderdog - Joseph Barbera & William Hanna Cover Art

Scooby-Doo!: Winter Wonderdog

Scooby-Doo!: Winter Wonderdog

Celebrate the season Scooby-Doo style as Scooby-Doo and the Mystery, Inc. gang faces off against festive frights, frosty nights, and - jeepers - the ghost of Christmas, who wants to wish everyone a scary Christmas! In this collection of cold-weather capers, Scooby-Doo and the gang unwrap a series of mysteries in order to stop a group of chilling crooks from stealing the spirits of the season!

© SCOOBY-DOO and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and Hanna-Barbera.

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The Christmas Ornament - Mark Jean Cover Art

The Christmas Ornament

The Christmas Ornament

In this new Hallmark Channel holiday movie, widow Kathy Howard is having a hard time facing her first Christmas without her husband when she meets Christmas tree lot owner Tim Pierce who helps her to see that there is still hope and love in the world. Kathy however, is unsure if she is truly ready to move on. Will she stay stuck in her grief, or will Tim and the Christmas season help open her heart to a new life?

© 2013 Ornamental Productions Ltd

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