10 Must-See Holiday Movies to Bring Some Cheer

Dec 23rd 2020

We all love a good Christmas story! From Ralphie and the Red Ryder in the Thanksgiving-day favorite, A Christmas Story, to the sentimental Hallmark Channel Christmas lineups, there's a flavor of Christmas movie for everyone!

But there's something about the classics that we love — from humor and stockings full of coal to the Christmas story read on a stage by a blanket-toting boy, you can't beat some of the favorite children's and family classics.

If you're planning a night in to snuggle up by the fire and watch a Christmas movie, be sure to check out our chocolate board for some Christmas charcuterie inspiration! 

Here are the 10 holiday movies that are on our nice list! Choose one (or all!) of them to brighten up your Christmas season.

10. How The Grinch Stole Christmas

Who can resist the magical Christmas scenes, the singing villagers — and of course, a certain little girl and her heart for a green guy who seems like a lost cause!

9. Elf

When you're looking to laugh, you can't beat WIll Ferrell's comedy on one of our favorite Christmas characters - the elf!

8. Home Alone

We can’t get enough of the classic Christmas vibes and antics that leave you laughing for days.

7. The Santa Clause

Will this “Santa Clause” convince himself and the rest of world that he’s the real deal?

6. The Muppets Christmas Carol

Join Kermit and his friends on an epic adventure through this Charles Dickens classic!

5. White Christmas

A jaunt through this musical set in rural Vermont brings all the feels of Christmas.

4. Rudolf the Red Nose Reindeer

This Christmas classic shares the story of everyone’s favorite reindeer and how he started to lead Santa’s pack!

3. A Charlie Brown Christmas

This movie retells the Christmas story and gives everyone a taste of what Christmas really means.

2. Holiday Inn

This Irving Berlin musical features the classic song, “White Christmas” and brings all the sentiments of the dreams we have during the holidays.

1. It's a Wonderful Life

There’s nothing like popping a bowl of popcorn and watching this king of Christmas movies. The story of the Bailey family warms your heart and reminds us to be grateful for the many blessings in our lives.

There’s our top 10 must-see Christmas movies! We hope you’re able to enjoy some great Christmas stories this week — and that you enjoy your celebrations, how ever unique they may be this year!

From the Decorator’s Warehouse family to yours, Merry Christmas!