Here is Top 5 Best Classic Christmas Movies You Can Watch With Your Family and friends. There is a good chance that you can have a great time with your family while watching these movies. These old Christmas movies are perfect to watch with family and friends.
Home Alone (1990)
IMDb Rating: 7.7/10
Runtime: 1h 43m
Genres: Comedy, Family
Release date: 18 October 1991
This is a classic Christmas movie that never gets boring no matter how many times you watch it. lots of people like to watch it again at christmas, which became a family favorite when it was released in 1990.
Storyline: It is Christmas time and the McCallister family is preparing for a vacation in Paris, France. But the youngest in the family, Kevin (Macaulay Culkin), got into a scuffle with his older brother Buzz (Devin Ratray) and was sent to his room, which is on the third floor of his house. Then, the next morning, while the rest of the family was in a rush to make it to the airport on time, they completely forgot about Kevin, who now has the house all to himself. Being home alone was fun for Kevin, having a pizza all to himself, jumping on his parents’ bed, and making a mess. Then, Kevin discovers about two burglars, Harry (Joe Pesci) and Marv (Daniel Stern), about to rob his house on Christmas Eve. Kevin acts quickly by wiring his own house with makeshift booby traps to stop the burglars and to bring them to justice.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
IMDb Rating: 6.2/10
Runtime: 1h 44m
Genres: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Release date: 8 November 2000
Everyone in Whoville loves Christmas and is counting down the year until it’s a great time. But just outside Whoville lives the Grinch, a twisted creature with green hair who hated Christmas, always hated Christmas, and was rejected by Lotus as a child. The Whoville girls try to befriend the Grinch, but when things quickly go wrong, the Grinch becomes even more rotten and tries to ruin everyone’s Christmas… If you want to know the further story then watch this movie.
If you don’t want to watch this old Grinch movie, you can watch the 2018 release The Grinch (2018) on Apple TV & Prime Video, it’s an animated movie.
Storyline: Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville, wherein live the Whos, an almost-mutated sort of Munchkin-like people who all love Christmas. Just outside of their beloved town lives the Grinch (Jim Carrey), a nasty creature that hates Christmas and plans to steal it from the Whos, which he equally abhors. Little Cindy Lou Who (Taylor Momsen) decides to befriend the Grinch.
A Charlie Brown Christmas
IMDb Rating: 8.3/10
Genres: Animation, Comedy, Drama, FamilyMusic
Release date: 9 December 1965
A Charlie Brown Christmas is probably the most unique Christmas movie ever made. The Peanuts gang often seems gloomy and introspective, so that’s a different story.
Storyline: When Charlie Brown complains about the overwhelming materialism that he sees amongst everyone during the Christmas season, Lucy suggests that he become director of the school Christmas pageant. Charlie Brown accepts, but it proves to be a frustrating struggle. When an attempt to restore the proper spirit with a forlorn little fir Christmas tree fails, he needs Linus’ help to learn what the real meaning of Christmas is. —Kenneth Chisholm
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
IMDb Rating: 8.1/10
Genres: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Release date: 6 December 1964
Christmas wouldn’t be the same without the wonderful story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. The film is a claymation narrated by a snowman voiced by Burl Ives and telling the story of Rudolph. It’s a job for children, but it’s nostalgic and cute, so it’s a job that adults can enjoy as well. There are also classic Christmas songs. Combine this with a good story and a happy and fun ending and you have a perfect Christmas movie for your family.This movie was one of his favorite movies as a kid and I still love it. Excellent; wish he had done more. I can’t fault this movie in any way.
Storyline: Sam the snowman tells us the story of a young red-nosed reindeer who, after being ousted from the reindeer games because of his beaming honker, teams up with Hermey, an elf who wants to be a dentist, and Yukon Cornelius, the prospector. They run into the Abominable Snowman and find a whole island of misfit toys. Rudolph vows to see if he can get Santa to help the toys, and he goes back to the North Pole on Christmas Eve. But Santa’s sleigh is fogged in. But when Santa looks over Rudolph, he gets a very bright idea.
Frosty the Snowman
IMDb Rating: 7.3/10
Genres: Animation, Fantasy, Family
Release date: 7 December 1969
‘Frosty the Snowman’ is pure joy and an annual tradition. Christmas isn’t Christmas until you see ‘Frosty’ on TV.
In addition, there are stories that reinforce a child’s love for the Christmas time and the splendor of the first snow. Not to mention friendship, kindness and the power of good old Santa Claus.
Storyline: A group of children try to save Frosty the snowman after it comes to life wearing Professor Hinkle’s hat. On seeing this, Professor Hinkle goes to every extent to retrieve it.