Christmas Movies
Being a Christmas fanatic - I have seen, purchased and recorded an extensive list of movies
about or including Christmas.  The attached link opens a spreadsheet with all of the significant
movies, the year and the stars (this helps keep straight the different versions of
A Christmas
and a rating of how well I liked the movie, on a scale of 1 - 10 with 10 being the highest.

A specially mention must be made to
Holiday Affair starring Robert Mitchum and Janet Leigh,
Christmas in Connecticut starring Barbara Stanwyck and Dennis Morgan.  When I put
up the main tree on the living room, my mother and I always watch these two Christmas
If you don't have time too watch the movies on my list, I actually start watching Christmas
movies in October, the following list are musts:

  • Batman the Animated Series - episode Return of the Joker
  • A Charlie Brown Christmas
  • A Christmas Carol, 1951 version starring Alastair Sims
  • A Christmas Story
  • The Christmas Truce, a documentary of Christmas 1914 at the front lines of World War 1
  • Frosty the Snowman
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas, the animated version not the horrendous Jim Carrey version
  • It's a Wonderful Life
  • Joyeux Noel , a movie on the Christmas Truce of 1914
  • Meet Me in St. Louis, Judy Garland sings Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  • Miracle on 34th Street, 1947 version.  Skip the TV and newer versions
  • Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol
  • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Christmas Movies, Cartoons and Specials