'Home Alone' to 'Elf': 10 Christmas classics to watch this holiday season

Written By: Pragati Awasthi

In this holiday season, the best thing to do is to snuggle up and watch your favourite Christmas movies. From 'Home Alone' to 'The Nightmare Before Christmas'- escape to the blissful holiday season with this list of classics that we have picked for you.

Home Alone

This John Hughes classic has been everyone's favourite for thirty years now. The Christmas movie, 'Home Alone' follows the story of Kevin, an eight-year-old boy, who must defend his home from two burglars, Harry and Marv (Pesci and Stern), after his family accidentally leaves him behind on their vacation.



Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas

The live-action version of 'The Grinch' will earn you a lot of lough for sure. Dr Seuss's 1957 book of the same name. 'Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas', follows the life of the Grinch, who lives in the outskirts of Whoville and is revenge-seeking and plans to ruin Christmas for all of the citizens of the town.




Jon Favreau's pleasant Christmas comedy 'Elf', the film follows the story of a human man Buddy, who is raised as an elf and is under the mistaken impression that he’s an elf despite developing into an adult. 


The Nightmare Before Christmas

'The Nightmare Before Christmas' is somewhat a mix of Halloween and Christmas, so you can visit the magical world on both the festivals. Tim Burton’s holiday classic and iconic is the one that you can't miss in the Holiday season. The animated musical dark fantasy film tells the story of Jack Skellington, the King of Halloween Town who stumbles through a portal to Christmas Town and becomes obsessed with celebrating the holiday. 



It's a Wonderful Life

Frank Copra's beloved and a heartwarming tale 'It's a Wonderful Life'. James Stewart gave his most iconic performance as George Bailey, a banker who gives up his dreams to help others, and whose imminent suicide on Christmas Eve brings about the intervention of his guardian angel, and discovers the value of his life. 


Love Actually

Richard Curtis rom-com Christmas themed drama, 'Love Actually', the movie is the intertwining stories of different couples who are dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England. 


Miracle on 34th Street

The 90's classic 'Miracle on 34th Street' is a comedy-drama fantasy film. Set in New York City follows the story of a lawyer and a little girl must prove that a man claiming to be Santa Claus is the real thing. The movie is the first theatrical remake of the original 1947 film.



A Charlie Brown Christmas

The full-length show is the special based on the comic strip 'Peanuts' by Charles M. Schulz. In this special, Charlie Brown finds himself depressed despite the onset of the cheerful holiday season. The show showcases all of your favourite characters as they unite to celebrate the Christmas season. 



White Christmas

The 1954 musical movie, 'White Christmas', follows the story of a successful song-and-dance team who become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.


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