Top 10 Christmas movies for kids and adults

I took a poll from some very smart women, the moms on my Facebook page! I asked about their favorite kid-friendly and family movies (TV specials included), as well as their favorite grown-up movies for the holidays. This post is the result of that poll (in no particular order):

Top 10 kids’ Christmas movies

1. Elf


2. The Grinch that Stole Christmas (and the new Grinch)


3.  The Little Drummer Boy (original from TV)

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4. A Charlie Brown Christmas

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5. Miracle on 34th Street

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6. Home Alone

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7. Polar Express

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8. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer


9. It’s a Wonderful Life

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10. A Christmas Story

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Top 10 grown-up Christmas movies


1. National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

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2. It’s a Wonderful Life

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3. Christmas with the Kranks

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4. Holiday Inn

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5. White Christmas

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6. 4 Christmases

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7. Family Stone

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8. A Christmas Carol I love all different versions of this story, but this one below is my VERY favorite!

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9. Love Actually one of my favorites!

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10. Die Hard – a good guy’s movie!

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