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Miracle On 34th Street (1947) - George Seaton Cover Art

Miracle On 34th Street (1947)

Miracle On 34th Street (1947)

The holiday season is in full swing when a cultured gentlemen with twinkling eyes, and ample belly, and a snowy beard is hired as Macy's department store Santa. He claims his name is Kris Kringle, and soon fills everyone with Christmas spirit - except for his boss, Doris Walker, who's raising her daughter Susan to not believe in Santa but when Kris is declared insane and put on trail everyone's faith is put to the test as old and young alike face the age old question: Do you believe in Santa Claus?

© 1947 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Renewed 1979 by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Last Holiday - Wayne Wang Cover Art

Last Holiday

Last Holiday

Enjoy yourself ... it's later than you think! It's advice to follow for shy New Orleans cookware salesclerk Georgia Byrd (Oscar nominee Queen Latifah) when her doctor informs her that she has less than a month to live. With news like that, it's time to give your life a serious makeover! So Georgia jets off on a dream vacation to live life like there's no tomorrow. Enjoy hearty laughs and rollicking comedic misadventures when Georgia shakes up a glamorous European resort spa while enthusiastically embracing a new look ... new moves ... and a new attitude! LL Cool J is the handsome suitor back home who's not about to let Georgia slip away. And Timothy Hutton, Gerard Depardieu, Alicia Witt and Giancarlo Esposito also star in this comedy hit that makes the good times last forever.

© 2005 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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White Christmas - Unknown Cover Art

White Christmas

White Christmas

After leaving the Army after W.W.II, Bob Wallace and Phil Davis team up to become a top song-and-dance act. Davis plays matchmaker and introduces Wallace to a pair of beautiful sisters (Betty and Judy) who also have a song-and-dance act. When Betty and Judy travel to a Vermont lodge to perform a Christmas show, Wallace and Davis follow, only to find their former commander, General Waverly, is the lodge owner. A series of romantic mix-ups ensue as the performers try to help the General.

© 1954, Renewed 1982 Paramount Pictures. All Rights Reserved.

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Trolls: Holiday in Harmony - Sean Charmatz & Tim Heitz Cover Art

Trolls: Holiday in Harmony

Trolls: Holiday in Harmony

Poppy is planning a "secret gift swap" for all of Trolls Kingdom. When both Poppy and Branch end up drawing each other's name, things take an unexpected turn. Both are at a loss finding the perfect gift for the most important troll in their lives. Meanwhile, Tiny Diamond comes down with a bad case of writer's block while trying to think of a holiday rap for his dad, Guy Diamond. On the journey to get his flow back, Tiny will meet new friends that guide him to look through the clutter. Will Poppy and Branch finally come up with the perfect gift idea for one another? DreamWorks' Trolls: Holiday in Harmony will light-up the holiday season with festive traditions, musical moments and heartfelt humor for audiences around the world!

© 2021 DreamWorks Animation LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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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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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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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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Dolly Parton's Mountain Magic Christmas - Joe Lazarov Cover Art

Dolly Parton's Mountain Magic Christmas

Dolly Parton's Mountain Magic Christmas

A modern-day movie musical about the making of a network TV special, Dolly Parton's Mountain Magic Christmas is the frenetic backstage story and delightful on-camera results of Dolly's desire to uplift an exhausted world's spirits by sharing the unique "mountain magic" she has always found in and around Dollywood at Christmas. Throughout the movie's production numbers and rehearsal chaos, Dolly finds herself taking a private journey into her past, guided by the mysterious appearances of her personal Three Wise Men. When it's time for her big special to air live, a renewed and inspired Dolly goes rogue and shows the world that the real magic of Christmas lies in the hearts of the children we all once were, the realization that Christmas is about the people we share it with, and how her faith remains the common thread between Christmases past, present, and future.

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

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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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The Nine Kittens of Christmas - David Winning Cover Art

The Nine Kittens of Christmas

The Nine Kittens of Christmas

A Hallmark Channel original movie. Cat lovers Zachary (Brandon Routh) and Marilee (Kimberley Sustad) are exes but are thrown back together at Christmas when they're tasked with finding homes for a litter of adorable kittens.

© 2021 Nine Kittens Films Inc.

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer - Larry Roemer Cover Art

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Have a holly jolly Christmas with the most famous reindeer of all in the original holiday special, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer! After being told he could not play in any Reindeer Games due to his glowing nose, Rudolph sets out on a fantastic journey where he meets Hermey the elf, prospector Yukon Cornelius and a host of Misfit Toys, all while trying to hide from the Abominable Snow Monster. It's a race against time as his family and Clarice try to find him during a big snowstorm that threatens to cancel Christmas. Based on the timeless story and song, the Rankin/Bass production of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer features groundbreaking "Animagic" stop-motion animation, narration by Burl Ives and unforgettable songs including "A Holly Jolly Christmas," "Silver and Gold" and "We're a Couple of Misfits." It's pure holiday magic for the entire family!

© 1964 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas: The Movie - Tyler Perry Cover Art

Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas: The Movie

Tyler Perry's a Madea Christmas: The Movie

She knows who's been naughty, and you better act nice, because Madea (Tyler Perry) is coming with a hilarious holiday comedy! Madea and her friend Eileen (Anna Maria Horsford) pay a surprise visit to Eileen's daughter, Lacey (Tika Sumpter). But the surprise is on them - Lacey has secretly married, and her oddball in-laws (Larry the Cable Guy and Kathy Najimy) are Eileen's worst nightmare! With everyone's tinsel in a tangle, Madea must use her wickedly funny wiles to restore holiday cheer.

© 2013 Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas

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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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Barbie In a Christmas Carol - Unknown Cover Art

Barbie In a Christmas Carol

Barbie In a Christmas Carol

Barbie™ in A Christmas Carol is a heart-warming adaptation of the classic Dickens story filled with cherished Christmas carols, fabulous fashions and lots of laughs! The tale stars Barbie™ as Eden Starling™ the glamorous singing diva of a theatre in Victorian London. Along with her snooty cat, Chuzzlewit, Eden selfishly plans to make all the theatre performers stay and rehearse on Christmas Day! Not even Eden's costume designer and childhood friend, Catherine can talk Eden out of her self-centered tantrum. It's up to three very unusual Christmas Spirits to take Eden on a fantastical holiday journey that will open her heart to the spirit of the season and the joy of giving. Barbie™ in A Christmas Carol is a family favorite to enjoy every holiday season!

© 2008 Mattel, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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The Holiday Sitter - Ali Liebert Cover Art

The Holiday Sitter

The Holiday Sitter

A Hallmark Channel original movie. When Sam, a workaholic bachelor, babysits his niece and nephew before the holidays, he recruits help from their handsome neighbor Jason and finds himself in an unexpected romance.

© 2022 MMXXII Manmaid Productions Inc.

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A Christmas Story (1983) - Bob Clark Cover Art

A Christmas Story (1983)

A Christmas Story (1983)

It's the final days before Christmas in early 1940s Cleveland, and 9-year-old Ralphie wants one thing from Santa Clause more than anything else: a Red Ryder Carbine Action Air Rifle. As he trudges through the snow to school, faces the neighborhood bully and visits a malevolent department store Santa Clause, Ralphie connives, conspires and campaigns for the most fabulous Christmas present ever in this heartwarming, hysterical and sweetly nostalgic holiday film.

© "1983 Turner Entertainment Co., A Time Warner Company 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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Beethoven's Christmas Adventure - John Putch Cover Art

Beethoven's Christmas Adventure

Beethoven's Christmas Adventure

‘Tis the season to celebrate with everyone’s favorite St. Bernard, Beethoven, in an all-new, heartwarming holiday adventure where the hilarious canine speaks for the first time! When Henry the elf (Kyle Massey, TV’s That’s So Raven) flees the North Pole with Santa’s sleigh and his magical bag of toys, he crash-lands the precious cargo in a suburban neighborhood tree. But when the bag ends up in the wrong hands, it’s up to heroic Beethoven and his teenage pal, Mason (Munro Chambers, TV’s Degrassi: The Next Generation), to rescue Henry, fetch Santa’s toys and save Christmas for children everywhere. Featuring an all-star cast, including Tom Arnold as the voice of Beethoven, it’s a barking good time for the whole family!

© 2011 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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Genie (2023) - Sam Boyd Cover Art

Genie (2023)

Genie (2023)

From Oscar®-nominated screenwriter Richard Curtis comes Genie, a holiday fairytale comedy about a genie, a man, and landing one last chance to fix the mess you've made of your life. With his job, life and family unraveling around him, a despondent Bernard (Paapa Essiedu) dusts off a jewelry box and unintentionally releases genie Flora (Melissa McCarthy), who just might be able to help him. Maybe. It's a longshot, frankly. In the process, Flora and Bernard will discover that love, and an unexpected friendship, can unleash a special holiday magic all its own.

© 2023 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Big Island Adventure - Nick Marck Cover Art

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Big Island Adventure

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Big Island Adventure

Golden Globe-winner Randy Quaid ("Not Another Teen Movie," "Independence Day") reprises his role as the eternal loser Cousin Eddie who gets his own adventure in this newest chapter in the hilarious National Lampoon franchise. After getting bitten by a lab monkey, Eddie's boss sends him and his family on a South Pacific Christmas vacation in the hopes that Eddie won't sue. When the family winds up trapped with their guide on a tropical island, it's Eddie to the rescue when he finally gets a chance to prove himself to be a real man. Also starring Emmy and Golden Globe-winner Ed Asner ("Elf," TV's "The Mary Tyler Moore Show"), Miriam Flynn ("National Lampoon's Vacation" movies), Dana Barron ("National Lampoon's Vacation") and Jake Thomas ("The Lizzie McGuire Movie," "A.I.: Artificial Intelligence").

© 2003 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974) - Arthur Rankin Jr. & Jules Bass Cover Art

The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974)

The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974)

Mrs. Santa Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus, feeling ill and unwanted, decided to take a holiday. But when the elves show Santa all the toys they are preparing--and the children eagerly awaiting Christmas--Santa dons his red suit and drives his gift-laden sleigh for his annual rounds in this stop-motion animated family special.Mrs. Santa Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus, feeling ill and unwanted, decided to take a holiday. But when the elves show Santa all the toys they are preparing--and the children eagerly awaiting Christmas--Santa dons his red suit and drives his gift-laden sleigh for his annual rounds in this stop-motion animated family special.

THE YEAR WITHOUT A SANTA CLAUS and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

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Violent Night - Tommy Wirkola Cover Art

Violent Night

Violent Night

From the producers of Nobody and John Wick comes a bare-knuckle, coal-dark holiday action-comedy that says you should always bet on red. When a team of mercenaries breaks into a wealthy family compound taking everyone inside hostage, they are not prepared for a surprise combatant: Santa Claus. David Harbour (Stranger Things) stars as St. Nick, delivering some serious season's beatings to save the family and the spirit of Christmas.

© 2022 Universal Pictures. 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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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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One Royal Holiday - Dustin Rikert Cover Art

One Royal Holiday

One Royal Holiday

A Hallmark Channel original movie. When Anna offers a stranded mother and son shelter in a blizzard, she learns that they are the Royal Family of Galwick. Anna shows the Prince how they do Christmas in her hometown of Kentsbury.

© 2020 Crown Media Productions Inc.

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The Christmas Cottage - Paul A. Kaufman Cover Art

The Christmas Cottage

The Christmas Cottage

A Hallmark Channel original movie. Interior designer Lacey (Merritt Patterson) is the maid-of-honor in her best friend Ava's wedding and used to date Ava's brother Ean (Steve Lund). Lacey doesn't quite believe the family myth that whoever stays in the Christmas Cottage will have everlasting love. When Lacey and Ean spend an unexpected night snowed in at the cottage, she wonders whether there may be some truth to the old legend.

© 2017 Cabin Productions, Inc.

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The Most Colorful Time of the Year​ - Maxwell McGuire Cover Art

The Most Colorful Time of the Year​

The Most Colorful Time of the Year​

A Hallmark Channel original movie. Ryan is an elementary school teacher, who learns that he is colorblind. Michelle, an optometrist and single mother of one of his students, helps bring color into his life in time for the holidays. Once she figures out that the new color correction glasses work for him, Michelle takes it upon herself to introduce him to this new way of life, setting off a series of adventures. Through this experience they begin to develop feelings for each other, and Ryan opens up as to why he has always been so down on Christmas.

© 2023 Colorful Ontario Productions Inc

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Noel Next Door - Maxwell McGuire Cover Art

Noel Next Door

Noel Next Door

A Hallmark Channel original movie. Noelle, a hard-working, single mom gets into a war of words with Jeremy, a neighbor who she feels is ruining Christmas. Despite their immediate connection to each other when they first meet, they're immediately at odds because of her son Henry. But as they grow closer together and with the holiday spirit all around, Noelle finds that this misunderstood grouch just may steal her heart this Christmas.

© 2022 MMXXII FP2 Films Inc.

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Christmas With a Crown - Dylan Pearce Cover Art

Christmas With a Crown

Christmas With a Crown

When Cassie (Lisa Durupt), a successful woman with a blooming career in the city, returns to her small hometown to revive her family’s Christmas festival, she meets Nicholas (Marcus Rosner), a dashing stranger who volunteers to help organize the event. Sparks begin to fly between them, but little does she know that he’s really a prince in disguise who’s left his palace right before his important royal coronation. Nicholasis longing to find the true spirit of the holidays, but his Queen mother (Teryl Rothery) sends her butler (Michael Lazarovitch) to find the prince and save the crown! It will take a Christmas miracle of royal proportions for Cassie and the Prince to overcome their obligations and for their hearts to meet as one.

© 2020 Coronation Films Inc.

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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 - Unknown 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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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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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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Miracle On 34th Street (1994) - Les Mayfield Cover Art

Miracle On 34th Street (1994)

Miracle On 34th Street (1994)

Everyone, especially children, knows that the holiday season is a time for miracles. However, six-year-old Susan Walker (Mara Wilson) has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle...Santa Claus. This holiday season, Susan is going to receive the most precious gift of all: something to believe in. And she's about to discover that miracles do occur...The story relates the arrival of one Kris Kringle (Richard Attenborough), a department store Santa who believes he's the genuine article, and who subsequently turns a skeptical child's world upside-down. When Kris is put on trial to prove he's Santa, the youngster -- and everyone around her -- learns the true meaning of faith, the importance of family... and that even today, we all need something to believe in.

© 1994 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.

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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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Love the Coopers - Jessie Nelson Cover Art

Love the Coopers

Love the Coopers

Spend the holidays with the Coopers in this heartwarming romantic comedy starring Oscar® winners Diane Keaton, Alan Arkin, and Marisa Tomei, Oscar® nominees Timothée Chalamet and Amanda Seyfried, Golden Globe® winner John Goodman, Ed Helms, and Olivia Wilde. When four generations of the Cooper clan gather for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside-down — leading the Coopers toward a joyful rekindling of family ties and the magic of the holiday season.

© 2015 CBS Films Inc. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials 2016 Lions Gate Entertainment 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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Deck the Halls - John Whitesell Cover Art

Deck the Halls

Deck the Halls

Matthew Broderick and Danny DeVito star in this hilarious holiday comedy as two competitive neighbors who try to put the "win" in "winter!" Determined to unseat Steve Finch (Broderick) as the town's holiday season king, Buddy Hall (DeVito) plasters his house with so many decorative lights that it'll be visible from space! When their wives (Kristin Davis and Kristin Chenoweth) bond, and their kids follow suit, the two men only escalate their rivalry, and their decorating. It's anybody's guess whether the holidays will wind up jolly or jostled in this wild laugh-fest the whole family will love!

© 2006 Twentieth Century Fox.

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Fred Claus - David Dobkin Cover Art

Fred Claus

Fred Claus

This is a story you've never heard before, a hilarious and heartwarming comedy about Fred Claus, Santa's brother – and complete opposite. After growing up in saintly Nick's shadow, Fred becomes a grouch who's lost his belief in Christmas. Then, one magical December, Fred flies north (first class via reindeer) to find brother Nick is in trouble: a scheming efficiency expert is out to shut down Christmas forever! Expect fun by the sleighful as Fred helps save Christmas and rediscovers the gift of family. Join Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti, Miranda Richardson, Rachel Weisz, Kathy Bates, Kevin Spacey and more in a yuletide treat to enjoy for years to come.

© 2007 Warner Bros. Entertainment 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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The Little Drummer Boy - Arthur Rankin Jr. & Jules Bass Cover Art

The Little Drummer Boy

The Little Drummer Boy

Celebrate the true spirt of Christmas in the original holiday special, The Little Drummer Boy. Frustrated with the world, the lonely orphan Aaron finds solace in his animal friends and playing the drum. After traveling through the desert to Bethlehem, he finds himself witnessing the birth of baby Jesus. Based on the popular song of the same name, the Rankin/Bass production of The Little Drummer Boy features iconic "Animagic" stop-motion animation and music by The Vienna Boys' Choir. It's pure holiday magic for the entire family!

© 1968 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.