Rotten Tomatoes has created a list of the Top 50 Best Christmas Movies of all Time.
Decorate the house, and then watch one of these classic holiday movies. These films will definitely put you in the holiday spirit. Check out where Frosty the Snowman, Love Actually, Home Alone, Elf and It’s a Wonderful Life appear on the list. Christmas is either the movie’s central theme or mentioned in the film.
Here are the top 15:
15. A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965) Christmastime is here for the Peanuts gang in this classic film.
14. Edward Scissorhands (1990) This film is a magical fairy tale with gothic overtones and a sweet tone.
13. A Christmas Story (1983) 9-year-old Ralphie wants one thing for Christmas — A Red Ryder BB gun.
12. Arthur Christmas (2011) The 3D, animated family comedy reveals how Santa delivers all those presents in one night.
11. Die Hard (1988) The employee Christmas party comes to a violent end in this holiday action classic.
10. Remember the Night (1940) When a woman (Barbara Stanwyck) is caught stealing a bracelet, the judge decides to postpone the case, leaving her to spend the season in jail.
9. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1967) – An animated version of the classic Dr. Seuss book.
8. The Apartment (1960) – Jack Lemmon plays C.C. Baxter who loans his apartment to his philandering superiors for their romantic trysts.
7. Babes in Toyland (1934)
6. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
5. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
4. Holiday Inn (1942)
3. Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
2. Meet Me in St. Louis (1934)
1. It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)