When Christmas countdowns include movies like Despicable Me, it’s just sad. I think that Christmas countdown movies should actually be about Christmas! So, here is BFG’s Christmas countdown. Enough Christmas-themed entertainment to watch a movie every day until Christmas!
This list is just going to focus on the full-length movies. The TV specials will come later this month! I don’t always get through all of these each year, but I sure do try!
- It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)
- Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
- A Christmas Story (1983)
- Gremlins (1984)
- Lethal Weapon (1987)
- Scrooged (1988)
- Die Hard (1988)
- Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)
- Christmas Vacation (1989)
- Home Alone (1990)
- Die Hard 2: Die Harder (1990)
- Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
- The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
- While You Were Sleeping (1995)
- Jingle All the Way (1996)
- I’ll Be Home for Christmas (1998)
- How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
- Elf (2003)
- Snow (2004)
- The Polar Express (2004)
- The Nativity Story (2006)
- The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)
- Snow 2: Brain Freeze (2008)
- A Christmas Carol (2009)
- Iron Man 3 (2013)
There you go! That should be enough to keep you going right up until Christmas! If it’s not. Keep watching Blogs From Geekdom for our Christmas specials list! Merry Christmas!
Did I miss one of your favorites? I’d love to know! What are your never-miss movies each Christmas?