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Top 5 Favorite Christmas Movies of ALL TIME!

In the spirit of Christmas- top 5 Christmas movies of all time.   I could never get enough of the Christmas movies and still love them.

1.  How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966 version)
You're a mean one... Mr Grinch... you're a nasty..... Mr... Grinch.  I totally have this song stuck in my head.  :)
2.  A Charlie Brown Christmas  (1965)- I was so relieved when Charlie Brown discovers the real meaning of Christmas. and finds his perfect Christmas tree.
3.   A Christmas Story - 1983 - Why did Charlie need the BB Gun? I knew he would shoot his eye out.  Was I the only one who really wanted the bunny suit?

4.  Elf -2003- those tights kill me every time.  I think Will Ferrell is missing more cowbell.

5.  Nightmare before Christmas - 1993.  This movie took my favorite holidays and mushed them together.  I heart Tim Burton :)

Now I just want to snuggle up and start watching movies with a nice big coffee and popcorn.


Anonymous said...

Charlie Brown and Nightmre before Christmas are my favorite too. Then I love to watch old movies even more at christmas, preferably musicals. In Italy during the holydays there is always a Shirley Temple marathon: although I find her quite irritating now, I always watch a couple of movies because it reminds me of my childhood.

thingsIlove said...

Cute post :)

melina bee said...

still haven't seen a christmas story! lame, I know.
I love #1 and 5, I used to style my hair like cindy lou

Happy Little Trees Studio said...

I just love the movie Elf! I'm not really into comedies, but I thought it was so cute. I love The Sound of Music too. It seems like they play that movie at lot around Christmas.

Traveling Distances said...

Great list! I'm planning on watching A Christmas Story and Nightmare Before Christmas this year. The past 3 years have been The Holiday and Love Actually. Way before that were Home Alone 1, 2 and Jingle All the Way with the governator.

Apartment Art said...

Your picks are definitely the top five picks. I especially like A Christmas Story and for Halloween we just watched The Nightmare before Christmas. Fun videos!

Tracey said...

Oh yes please - I'll join you for a movie marathon accompanied by a BIG coffee and some popcorn ... that sounds wonderful to me! :)

I haven't seen all the movies in your great list, but I have to say that 'Charlie Brown' is a particular favourite! (as is Tim Burton) ... :)

Noodles and Waffles said...

A Christmas Story scares me. I'm not sure why...

jenna said...

Oh, my goodness - I have to watch #1-3 PRONTO!


Oh Charlie Brown is one of my faves as well!

PS: I think the Aromatherapy Co giveaway I'm running will be right up your alley!

Anonymous said...

Charlie Brown and Christmas Story for sure!!! I've already watched both of them...may watch them again. I also have to include Christmas Carol...the George C. Scott one of my top watches!!

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