Jack's Christmas Movie Marathon Index

Last Update Dec 24, 2013

Ever since 2010, I've been doing an annual Christmas movie marathon. This has now become an open-ended tradition for me, so if there's a movie I haven't reviewed yet that you want to recommend (or if you want to share your thoughts, or just say hello) please email me at revjack@prykop.com. You can also check out other things I've written if you'd like.

To read the reviews in the order that I wrote them, please see

Jack's Christmas Movie Marathon 2010-2011
Jack's Christmas Movie Marathon 2012
Jack's Christmas Movie Marathon 2013

Below is the complete alphabetical list of Christmas movies I have reviewed. The titles I highly recommend are in bold. The titles in regular font are either simply palatable, or they're very good but not particularly Christmas themed. The titles I'd recommend against are in italics.

A Charlie Brown Christmas
A Christmas Carol (1951)
A Christmas Carol (1999)
A Christmas Story
Arthur Christmas
Babes in Toyland (1934)
Babes In Toyland (1961)
Bad Santa
Batman Returns
Christmas in Connecticut
Christmas Story / Joulutarina
Die Hard
Disney's A Christmas Carol
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas
Ernest Saves Christmas
Frosty the Snowman
Holiday Inn
Home Alone
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
It's A Wonderful Life
Joyeux Noel
Love Actually
Make the Yuletide Gay
Mickey's Christmas Carol
Miracle on 34th Street
Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Nutcracker (1986)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Santa Claus is Comin' To Town
Santa Claus: The Movie
Silent Night, Deadly Night
The Bells of St Mary's
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
The Bishop's Wife
The Grinch (2000)
The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus
The Muppet Christmas Carol
The Nightmare Before Christmas
The Polar Express
The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause 2
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
The Snowman
The Year Without A Santa Claus (1974)
The Year Without A Santa Claus (2006)
White Christmas