Discover 24 days of festive content – What lies behind door number 3?
And behind door number 3 – A brief list of some of my favourite Christmas movies to get you in the mood!
10: The Polar Express A young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas. (Although not one of my all time faves, it's not quite christmas without seeing this epic!)
9: The Muppet Christmas Carol The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve.
8: Christmas Vacation The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.
7: Jingle All the Way A father vows to get his son a Turbo Man action figure for Christmas, however, every store is sold out of them, and he must travel all over town and compete with everybody else in order to find one.
6: Edward Scissorhands A gentle man, with scissors for hands, is brought into a new community after living in isolation.
5: Miracle on 34th Street (the 1994 version) A lawyer and a little girl must prove that a man claiming to be Santa Claus is the real thing.
4: How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Jim CarreyA creature is intent on stealing Christmas.
3: The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept.
2: Home Alone An 8-year old troublemaker must protect his home from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.
1: It's a Wonderful Life An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.
So, please note this isn’t necessarily a list of my favorite Christmas movie but is rather a list of movies that Christmas would be incomplete without!
What movies would your holiday be incomplete without?