Ah, it’s Christmas day. It’s that time of year when it’s too cold to go out and do anything. All you want to do is to curl up with some hot chocolate and crispy chips and dive yourself to watch some good Christmas movies. Here we have clutched together some good family movies which you all can enjoy during Christmas Eve.
1. ‘The Santa Clause’ (1994)
John Pasquine directed the movie, and it falls under the genre of fantasy family comedy. The movie presents Dude who accidentally murders Santa. However, it is not a horror movie; it’s all very light and fun. Tim Allen has a specific comic delivery style, and this movie fits him perfectly well.
2. ‘Elf’ (2003)
Jon Favreau directed this family comedy film in 2003. The film is one of the best Christmas flicks of all time. The story shows that Will Ferrell comes to know that he is actually a human. After knowing that he goes to New York City to meet his biological father (Caan). Will Ferrell is outstanding who plays the voice of buddy the elf.
3. Home Alone (1990)
Chris Columbus, the director of this unrealistic, family film beautifully crafted the movie that both kids and adults enjoy watching it together. This hilarious movie shows how an 8- year old boy who left all alone at home saves his home from the robbery. He uses his brain to trick two thieves who try to rob his house.
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4. Jingle All The Way (1996)
Brian Levant’s Jingle all the Way shows Howard, who is a haggard salesman, promises his son a Turbo Man toy for Christmas. However, at Christmas, he forgets to buy the toy, and so he is forced to travel all over town to get the toy for his son.
5. A Christmas Story (1987)
Bob Clark directed the movie so humoristically that even after 30 years of its release, one will enjoy watching the film with family and friends during Christmas time.
6. Bad Santa (2003)
This film is not quite nourishing enough to watch with the family. However, you might watch it to bring on the Christmas feels. The flick shows how Willy, a swindler, dressed up as Santa, and his elf partner Marcus try to rob a mall. However, their motive fails when the thief befriends an eight-year-old boy.
7. Miracle On 34th Street (1994)
Les Mayfield’s movie Miracle On 34th Street is a very nicely weaved Christmas movie that can be enjoyed by every age group people. The film’s plot shows how a lawyer and a little girl try to prove that a man claiming to be Santa Claus is the real thing. The movie is liked by the critics as well as the public. Even Edmund Gwenn, who played Santa, won an Oscar for his performance in the film.
8. The Holiday (2007)
The Holiday is one of the most recommendable romantic films of Hollywood. It tells a story of how love is defined differently by the different people. You will get to watch the great performances of Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz, Jude Law and Jack Black on this fantastic movie.
9. White Christmas (1954)
Michael Curtiz’s musical romantic comedy film White Christmas is about two soldiers. The soldiers join a sister act to perform a show in rural Vermont. With good music, the movie has a delicate storyline and you will surely enjoy this movie with family in Christmas Day.
10. I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2001)
Directed by John Shepphird, the movie shows 8 years old Cole Sprouse who sees his mom kissing Santa Claus and thinks that the real Santa wants to replace his father. This makes him fear that his father may divorce his mom and so he goes to prank-war with the Santa Claus.
11. Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish (1998)
John Murlowski’s movie Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish is a must movie to watch during Christmas day. The story focuses on Richie Rich who is the World’s richest kid. After his friends blamed him for spoiling Christmas day, he wished that he had never been born. His wish is granted by the wishing machine invented by professor Keenbean. The wishing device then transports him to a parallel world where Reggie is the master of the house. However, he did not like to stay there and search for professor Keenbean so that he can wish things back to normal.
12. A Christmas Wedding (2006)
Michael Zinberg’s A Christmas Wedding is about a story of Ben and Emily who are genuinely in love and wants to get married during Christmas day. However, Emily has some urgent duties to the office, so she asks Ben to arrange everything before the big day. However, procrastinator Ben gets engulfed into the world of bridal programs and seating charts. As Emily wants her wedding day a perfect one, she sees that her wedding day would be a mess. She only realises that the only thing that matters is making it home to be with Ben and their Christmas wedding.
So, these are the Christmas day films which you all can enjoy with your family and friends. Keep refreshments and popcorn ready and dive yourself in these great movies because you are gonna love them.