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The best Christmas actor of all time

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – 12 DATES OF CHRISTMAS

This is very much a case of Groundhog Day meeting Christmas, but is an absolute delight.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS EVE

This is a “Groundhog Day” style Christmas Tale. Calvin Carter (Steven Weber), is a very successful business executive who has it all, but he blatantly neglects all those closest to him.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A BRIDE FOR CHRISTMAS

Jessie Patterston (Arielle Kebbel) is on her third fiancé and is about to tie the knot, but despite her white gown and a chapel full of guests waiting for her grand entrance, she gets cold feet again and bypasses the altar and goes out of the back door.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CAROL CHRISTMAS (2003)

An enjoyable and humorous reworking of Charles Dickens well spun yarn of redemption. This retelling of the story is of an ego-maniacal driven and heartless TV talk show host, Carol Cartman (Tori Spelling) who is determined to destroy the festive fun in the studio. However on Christmas Eve she is visited by the ghost of her Aunt Marla (Dinah Manoff).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS CAROL

No Christmas would be complete without the Dickens classic tale of redemption and a list of Christmas films without Scrooge in it would be unthinkable.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS DANCE

Jack (Andrew McCarthy) is an executive in a financial brokerage firm and seems to have it all.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS KISS

Wendy Walton (Laura Breckenridge) is the best designer in Boston, unfortunately nobody knows it yet. So in the hope of kick-starting her career, she left work as the set designer with the local theatre to take a job as an assistant to Priscilla Hall (Elisabeth Röhm), the most prestigious designer in the city, she is however also the biggest bitch in the city and works Wendy around the clock.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS ROMANCE

Julia Stonecypher (Olivia Newton-John) is a widowed mother with financial woes who lives on her husband’s farm with her children Emily Rose (Stephanie Sawyer) and Deenie (Chloe Lattanzi).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS VISITOR

A remarkable Christmas story of loss and renewal in which the Boyajian’s have not celebrated Christmas in 11 years not since they lost their son to the Persian Gulf War and their faith was lost with him. But that all changed when a stranger joined them, who was around the same age their son would have been.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS WISH

Martha Evans (Kristy Swanson) is abandoned by her waste of space husband. Who before taking his leave emptied the bank account and left her homeless and destitute.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHRISTMAS

It’s the summer and there’s a new Santa in town (Bruce Kirby) and everyone seems to be happy about it with the possible exception of city attorney of Elizabeth Gates (Shelley Long).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A GOLDEN CHRISTMAS

Jessica (Andrea Roth) is a federal lawyer who returns to her parent's home for Christmas with her son and hopes to surprise her parents by announcing she is going to buy the house. However she soon discovers that the house where she grew up had already been sold to a stranger, Michael (Nicholas Brendon).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A GRANDPA FOR CHRISTMAS

Bert O'Riley (Ernest Borgnine) is an old-time entertainer who is retired from showbiz and estranged not only from his daughter Marie (Tracy Nelson) but also his 9-year-old granddaughter, Becca (Juliette Goglia). And it would have remained that way had Marie not been badly hurt in a car crash and had to be hospitalized for a prolonged period.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A HOLIDAY ROMANCE

This is a lovely story set during the holiday season, when a stern school administrator Cal Peterson (Gerald McRaney) is sent to review Bethlehem School with a view to cutting costs by any means.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A NANNY FOR CHRISTMAS

Smart young career woman Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) needs a new job and she thinks she has found one when Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom offers her a position.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A PERFECT CHRISTMAS

Holly Maddux (Claire Coffee) is an advertising executive in New York and dreams of the perfect life, the perfect job, and of course, the perfect man to perfectly sweep her off her feet.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS 2013

After being told by her boss that the company needs to attract more clients, Elizabeth (Melissa Sagemiller), a skilled executive, is also told she is to get unwanted help in the form of Robert (Brad Rowe), to grow the business.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS 2015

Jamie Patterson (Mason Douglas) is jealous of his rich friend Blake Matthews (Juliocesar Chavez) so when he gets annoyed at his parents (Antonio Sabato Jr and Shannen Doherty) he makes a wish to swap families with his wealthy best friend at Christmas.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ALL I WANT IS CHRISTMAS

Ira J. Finkelstein (Elijah Nelson) is a Christmas obsessed Jewish boy. He's seen every Christmas movie ever made and his dreams are filled with reindeer, sleigh rides and of course, snow.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ANGEL IN THE FAMILY

Sarah Bishop (Tracey Needham) and her estranged sister Beth (Natasha Gregson Wagner) are reunited after their father Buddy (Ronny Cox) suffers a mild stroke.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ANGELS AND ORNAMENTS

Although Corrine Stockton (Jessalyn Gilsig) is still upset after her recent breakup with boyfriend Tim (Roger Doche), she still happily prepares for her favourite holiday. Plus she has other things on her mind, Corrine is a gifted musician and auditions for a solo in a community Christmas concert.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ANNIE CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN

Santa's daughter Annie (Maria Thayer) is to take her first trip away from the North Pole during the Christmas season. The hope is she will find adventure and love in sunny California.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ARTHUR CHRISTMAS

Arthur Christmas is the animated tale about Santa's clumsy son Arthur. Contrary to Popular belief it turns out that Santa’s North Pole operation isn’t just a handful of artisan elf’s and a fat guy in a red suit making toys its actually an exhilarating ultra-high-tech operation hidden beneath the North Pole and run by the Christmas family.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – BATTLE OF THE BULBS

Bob Wallace (Daniel Stern) goes all out every year on Christmas decorations so that he can have the brightest and most festive house in his neighbourhood.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – BLACK CHRISTMAS (1974)

It's Christmas break and the sorority sisters are making plans for the upcoming holiday, but their Christmas spirit is diminished by strange anonymous phone calls, before one of the sisters, Clare, disappears. However when they report it to the police their concerns are dismissed.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CALL ME CLAUS

Lucy Cullins, Whoopi Goldberg, a very successful, but an even crankier producer at a home shopping network, who hires an actor named Nick (Nigel Hawthorne) to play Santa Claus on the network she gets a lot more than she bargained for because Nick really is Santa Claus.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS CONSULTANT

The Christmas Consultant, Owen (David Hasselhoff), is a highly sought-after consultant hired by a workaholic mother Maya Fletcher (Caroline Rhea) to get her and her dysfunctional family through the holidays.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS MAIL

In this holiday romantic comedy, Kristi North (Ashley Scott) works two months out of the year and always doing the same job, hand writing responses to the children who wrote Santa letters.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS MIRACLE (2012)

In the small town of Summit View there is a snowstorm blowing through on Christmas Eve. It’s so severe the roads are almost deserted apart from a group of vehicles that become stranded on a remote road on the outskirts of town. The occupants of the stranded cars take refuge in a nearby abandoned church.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS SHEPHERD

The Christmas Shepherd is the delightful story about Sally Brown (Teri Polo) who is a published children's book author and the widow of a veteran.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS SONG

When a boys schools merges with a girls school they are left with two music programs and two music teachers, Diana (Natasha Henstridge) and Ken (Gabriel Hogan) which is unsustainable.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS SPIRIT 2011

A cynical youth, Riley (Aaron Jaeger), whose mother Sarah (Maureen McCormick) is about to lose her job right before the holidays, is visited by a magical Christmas spirit called Hope (Vanessa Angel).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – COME DANCE WITH ME

Jack (Andrew McCarthy) is an executive in a financial brokerage firm and seems to have it all. He is a rising star in line for a big promotion and has already impressed the boss, Drew Clayton (Chris Gillett), He is also dating the boss’s daughter’ the beautiful and elegant Demi Clayton (Stephanie Mills).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CRAZY FOR CHRISTMAS

On Christmas Eve, Shannon McManus-Johnson (Andrea Roth) a chauffeur and single mother, has to leave her son Trevor (Jason Spevack) with a babysitter

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – DEAR SANTA

This is certainly cheesy and clichéd yet still manages to be a wonderful movie.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – DEAR SECRET SANTA

Beverly Hills workaholic banker Jennifer (Tatyana Ali) returns home to her small Northern California home town just before Christmas, after her dad, Ted (Bill Cobbs), falls badly while putting up Christmas decorations.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – DECK THE HALLS (2006)

Optometrist Steve Finch (Matthew Broderick) loves the all the Christmas family traditions he has developed over the years in the town of Cloverdale, Massachusetts. In fact he is a bit obsessive about it and has a schedule of activities for his wife Kelly (Kristin Davis) and children Madison (Alia Shawkat) and Carter (Dylan Blue) starting on December 1 st .

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – DEFENDING SANTA

Sheriff Scott Hanson (Dean Cain) is responding to the report of a broken down vehicle on Christmas Eve and stumbles upon a sleeping Santa in the snowy woods.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – FAREWELL MR KRINGLE

Anna Walls (Christine Taylor), a sceptical magazine writer who is assigned to chronicle the 50th anniversary of Kris Kringle

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – FOUR CHRISTMASES

Brad (Vince Vaughan) and Kate (Reese Witherspoon) have been together for three years. They are very much in love and spend their time having fun and doing a great deal of things together purely for their own enjoyment.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – FRED CLAUS

Fred Claus (Vince Vaughn) is the older sibling who grows up to resent his brother and grows a chip on his shoulder as big as Christmas itself.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – GIFT OF THE MAGI

Mark Webber and Marla Sokoloff star in this modern take on the classic tale the Gift of the Magi. Newlyweds Jim and Della Young move into their new apartment, that they can barely afford and despite having to make do with second hand furnishings they are happy.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – GIFTS FOR CHRISTMAS

Mark Webber and Marla Sokoloff star in this modern take on the classic tale “the Gift of the Magi”.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HATS OFF TO CHRISTMAS

Mia (Haylie Duff), is the loyal and hard-working manager of her small town's Christmas hat shop, “Hats off to Christmas”. She is hoping that after more than ten years with the company she is due a promotion and when she is called in to see her boss (Jay Brazeau) she thinks the moment has come.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HELP FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Although she loves Christmas, Christine (Summer Glau), who is an elf from Santa's village, wonders if there could be more to life than making toys at the North Pole.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HITCHED FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Rob Marino (Joey Lawrence) is a commitment-phobe so when he breaks up with his girlfriend before Thanksgiving, his big Italian family criticized him for his inability to keep a relationship through the holidays.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOLIDAY AFFAIR

Holiday Affair is the Christmas season romance of a young widow and a sales clerk who (thanks to her) is unemployed. I love this film and I am so pleased to have unearthed a previously undiscovered gem.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOLIDAY HELP

A single mom, Nicky Talbot (Alicia Witt) is going from door to door to find a job and boost her finances but without success. Then a friend tells her that a big store is hiring so she goes along and gets a holiday job at Cartwright’s department store but not as floor staff, she gets the job as Santa Claus in the grotto.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOLIDAY INN

On Christmas Eve Jim Hardy (Bing Crosby), prepares to give his last performance as part of a musical act popular in the New York City nightlife scene with Ted Hanover (Fred Astaire), and Lila Dixon (Virginia Dale).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOME ALONE

The family McCallister are gathering in preparation of spending Christmas in Paris, at Peter (John Heard) and Kate's (Catherine O'Hara) home in a suburb of Chicago.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOME ALONE 2: LOST IN NEW YORK

The family McCallister are gathering in preparation of Christmas in Miami, at Peter (John Heard) and Kate's (Catherine O'Hara) home in a suburb of Chicago.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – I SAW MOMMY KISSING SANTA CLAUS

After a boy called Justin (Cole and Dylan Sprouse) sees a man in a Santa suit kissing his mother, Stephanie Carver (Connie Sellecca) he thinks that the real Santa Claus wants to replace his father, so he goes on an all-out prank-war with him.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – IF YOU BELIEVE

Susan Stone (Ally Walker) is a proper Bah! Humbug! Character. She is a young but jaded book editor who has lost the passion and drive that defined her and the girl of her childhood has been replaced by one who is consumed with self-doubt in her abilities. Susan has all but given up on happiness and is on the verge of losing her job and is fast becoming persona non grata with her only remaining family.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – IT'S CHRISTMAS, CAROL!

An enjoyable and credible reworking of Charles Dickens well spun yarn of redemption. This retelling of the story is of a driven and heartless publishing executive, Carol Huffman (Emmanuelle Vaugie) who on Christmas Eve is visited by the ghost of her former boss, Eve (Carrie Fisher).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

No Christmas would be complete with watching Frank Capra’s 1946 classic “It’s A Wonderful Life”.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – JINGLE ALL THE WAY

Howard Langston (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is a salesman for a mattress company and is very busy with his job and constantly lets down his son, so with Christmas coming he is determined to get him the must have toy for Christmas which is an action figure of his son's television hero, Turbo Man.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – JOYEUX NOËL

Joyeux Noël portrays a small part of the historic events of Christmas Eve 1914

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – LOST AT CHRISTMAS

This film is based on a true story about an estranged couple who find themselves lost in the Idaho wilderness after in impromptu snowmobile outing.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – LOST HOLIDAY: THE JIM & SUZANNE SHEMWELL STORY

This film is based on a true story about an estranged couple who find themselves lost in the Idaho wilderness after in impromptu snowmobile outing.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – LOVE ACTUALLY

The huge cast of stars (too many to mention by name) pull out all the stops in this uplifting Christmas movie, as characters fall in love, fall out of love, make you laugh, make you cry and thoroughly entertain you.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – LUCKY CHRISTMAS

Holly Caroni (Elizabeth Berkley) is a terminally unlucky single mother and wonders if her luck will ever change but as Christmas approaches she buys a lottery ticket.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MATCHMAKER SANTA

Matchmaker Santa is a delightful Christmas Romantic comedy in which Santa Claus, in the form of Chris (Donavon Scott) sets out to fulfil a long term Christmas wish, made when Melanie was a little girl, to find her, her own Prince Charming.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET

There have been two versions of Miracle on 34th Street and both are well worth watching.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MISTLETOE OVER MANHATTAN

Workaholic Santa Claus (Mairtin O’Carrigan) was exhausted and overwhelmed with the demands of modern children and his wife Rebecca (Tedde Moore) sensed her husband was losing his Christmas spirit.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MR MIRACLE

On his first time in human form a trainee Guardian Angel Harry Mills (Rob Morrow) has to pose as an English teacher to help a young woman, Addie Folsom (Britt Irvin) to find the confidence to change her life before Christmas.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MR ST NICK

King Nicholas XX (Charles Durning) is ready to retire and pass the throne to his son, Nick St Nicholas (Kelsey Grammer). But Nick fails to turn up for the rehearsal of his coronation, preferring instead his lavish Florida seaside lifestyle and his sexy girlfriend.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MRS. MIRACLE

Seth Webster (James Van Der Beek) is a widowed single father who can’t find a housekeeper, or rather can’t keep a housekeeper,

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MRS. MIRACLE 2, MIRACLE IN MANHATTAN

Mrs. Merkle (Doris Roberts) as if by holiday magic pops up in a family-owned New York City department store as a sassy saleswoman, but no one remembers hiring her.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MY SANTA

Jen Robbins (Samaire Armstrong) is a single mother, who works as a writer of human interest stories for the small town newspaper in the town where she has lived all her life.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – NAUGHTY OR NICE

Krissy Kringle (Hilarie Burton) dislikes Christmas intently, mainly because she’s had to go through life with the name Krissy Kringle. But she also suffered the indignity of having her street renamed “Candy Cane Lane” as a result of her name and the street name she gets regular deliveries of Christmas mail.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – OFF SEASON

10-year-old, Jackson Mayhew (Rory Culkin) moves in with his Aunt (Sherilyn Fenn) after the death of his parents.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ONE MAGIC CHRISTMAS

In this uplifting Christmas offering Gideon (Harry Dean Stanton) is a Christmas angel, sent by Santa, to help wife and mother Ginny Grainger (Mary Steenburgen).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ONE SPECIAL NIGHT

Made in 1999 One Special Night is the story of local builder Robert (James Garner) who after visiting his ailing wife in a nursing home becomes stranded when an intense snow storm hits the area.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – PAPER ANGELS

Paper Angels is by far the best Christmas movie of the last 30 years. It is possessed with all the usual ingredients for a seasonal film, romance, humour, schmaltz, pathos and a strong Christian message but this one has something else, a surprise ending. And that’s not something that’s easy to pull off in a Christmas movie.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – POLAR EXPRESS

The Polar Express is a beautifully animated magical Christmas feast based on the book of the same name by Chris Van Allsburg.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SANTA BABY

Mary Class (Jenny McCarthy) is a highly successful business executive - who just happens to be the daughter of Santa Claus (George Wendt).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SANTA WHO?

Santa Claus (Leslie Nielsen) takes a recreational flight on the sleight one night and ends up accidentally falling out.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SCROOGE

No Christmas would be complete without the Dickens classic tale of redemption and a list of Christmas films without Scrooge in it would be unthinkable.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SECRET SANTA 2001

10-year-old, Jackson Mayhew (Rory Culkin) moves in with his Aunt (Sherilyn Fenn) after the death of his parents.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SECRET SANTA 2003

If you like schmaltzy then this is for you. An unfulfilled newspaper reporter Rebecca Chandler (Jennie Garth) is looking forward to a Hawaiian

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CASE FOR CHRISTMAS

This is a variation on the classic “Miracle On 34th Street” which has Santa facing a class-action suit for disappointing children at Christmas.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS BOX

Richard Evans (Richard Thomas) a struggling ski-shop owner reluctantly moves himself, his wife Keri (Annette O'Toole) and his daughter Jenna (Kelsey Mulrooney) in to an old estate as live-in help for an elderly widow, Mary Parkin (Maureen O'Hara).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS CANDLE

The enchanting village of Gladbury lies deep in the heart of the English countryside, however it is no ordinary English village for legend has it that every 25 years an angel visits the village candle maker and touches a single candle in the Chandlers.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS CARD

The Christmas Card begins with Cody Cullen (John Newton) in the midst of war in Afghanistan.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS CHOIR

Three weeks before Christmas, workaholic accountant Peter Brockman (Jason Gedrick) is dumped by his fiancée, Jill Crosby (Cindy Sampson), because of his non participation in their lives. He metaphorically drowns his sorrows, drinking a soda, in a piano bar and gets talking with the lounge's "volunteer" pianist and singer Bob (Tyrone Benskin) who plays for tips.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS GIFT (1986)

George Billings (John Denver) is a successful New York City architect and his boss Thomas A. Renfield (Edward Winter) sends him on a business trip to look over a small Colorado town that he has earmarked for a possible real estate development. One year earlier, at Christmastime, George’s beloved wife had died so what was meant to be a joyous season is a time of painful memories for George and his seven year old daughter Alexandra (Gennie James).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS HEART

A teenage boy collapses during a high school basketball game after suffering from a heart problem. As his condition deteriorates it becomes clear that the only thing that will save him is a heart transplant.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS LIST

Krissy Kringle (Hilarie Burton) dislikes Christmas intently, mainly because she’s had to go through life with the name Krissy Kringle. But she also suffered the indignity of having her street renamed “Candy Cane Lane” as a result of her name and the street name she gets regular deliveries of Christmas mail.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS MIRACLE 2009

Ashley Matthews (Kari Hawker-Diaz) has been on her own all her life but she feels even more alone when it gets close to Christmas as she searches fruitlessly for a job and the endless Christmas cheer around her only rubs salt in the wounds as she scrimps and scrapes by to support herself and her dog, Dash.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS SECRET

Christine Eisley (Bethany Joy Lenz) is a single mom struggling as her life is falling apart. Her ex-husband Brad (Greyston Holt) won’t pay her child support but is petitioning for custody of the children, Zach (William Ainscough) and Haylie (Jaeda Lily Miller), On top of which they are being evicted from their home before Christmas and her car is on its last legs.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS SHOES

This is the perfect merging of two separate stories that together make a third. In the first, a young music teacher, Maggie Andrews (Kimberly Williams), discovers she is dying of a heart condition. When it becomes obvious there is no hope, her son Nathan (Max Morrow) decides he wants to get a pair of Christmas shoes for her before she dies.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE FAMILY MAN

The Family man is a Capraesque style film in many ways, in which Jack Campbell (Nicholas Cage) a happy singleton with a successful career as a talented businessman wakes up to find his world turned upside down.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE GATHERING (1977 TV MOVIE)

When Adam Thornton (Ed Asner) learns that he only has a little time left to live, he decides that he wants to make peace with his family. However that was easier said than done, due mainly to his stubborn nature, but walking out on his wife didn’t help nor did his estrangement with his youngest son after an argument.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE HOLIDAY

If you like schmaltzy sentimentality wrapped up in Christmas paper and packaged as a romantic comedy then this is the film for you.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE LONG KISS GOODNIGHT

I would have to admit that this is not a conventional Christmas tale but it is a rather good one nonetheless. Samantha Caine (Geena Davis) is mother to 8 year old daughter Caitlin (Yvonne Zima) living in Honesdale, PA.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE MARCH SISTERS AT CHRISTMAS

Having long been a fan of Louisa May Alcott's classic “Little Women”, I approached this modern retelling of the tale with some trepidation. But the March Sisters at Christmas is a pleasantly surprising adaptation and has been brought to modern times quite sympathetically.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR

A sweet and amusing holiday romantic comedy in which busy single mom Jennifer Cullen (Brooke Burns) finds that the overwhelming tasks that go along with Christmas have taken the joy out of the holidays for her.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE NIGHT BEFORE THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

The Night Before The Night Before Christmas is a crazy Christmas fantasy for all the family, brimming with festive spirit. Santa (R.D. Reid) sets off on his Christmas duties a day early, but ends up crashing into the Fox family's house where he not only loses his memory but also his magic sack of presents. If ever Santa needed help it was now but the modern and broken Fox family are scarcely up to the task.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE REAL ST NICK

Kate (Torrey Devitto), a pretty psychiatrist is saved from an accident during an earthquake by a man who, after hitting his head on a rock, believes he is Santa Claus.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SANTA CLAUSE

Divorcee Scott Calvin (Tim Allen) is disgusted to learn that his ex-wife Laura (Wendy Crewson) and her husband Dr Neil Miller (Judge Reinhold) have tried to break it to their 6-year-old son Charlie (Eric Lloyd) that Santa isn't real, thankfully they failed but a huge argument ensued.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SANTA CLAUSE 2

To my mind “The Santa Clause 2” made in 2002 is the best of the three movies in the series

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SANTA CLAUSE 3: THE ESCAPE CLAUSE

Santa Claus (Tim Allen) had problems, it was only a few days before Christmas and production was lagging, Mrs. Claus (Elizabeth Mitchell) was about to give birth to their first child and wanted family time, and the Counsel of Legendary Figures had called an emergency meeting to discuss Jack Frost (Martin Short) and at the end of the meeting he is left with Santa, on probation and under his supervision.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE THREE GIFTS

Jack Green (Dean Cain) inherited a southern Californian horse ranch from his father complete with an all-natural toy factory in the barn. Along with his wife Cherie (Jean Louisa Kelly) he is bullied into taking in the three “holy terrors” from orphanage run by his bossy aunt Rita (Mimi Kennedy).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE TOWN CHRISTMAS FORGOT

The Benson family are on their way through a blizzard to a luxury resort for the Christmas holiday when their car breaks down. They are rescued by mechanic Coleman Burkins (Phillip Jarrett) and taken to Nowhere, a sleepy Colorado town, which was more like a Ghost Town since the local mine closed. Due to weather and the required spare part for the car being in another town the family end up being stuck in the dying town until the weather clears. Initially they are appalled, no shopping Mall, no latte’s, cell service or cable TV but they do find things to do.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE WISHING TREE

Jason Gedrick, Erica Cerra, Richard Harmon, Amitai Marmorstein and Emmalyn Estrada star in this festive tale that is centred around the towns Wishing Tree.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THREE WISE WOMEN

One Christmas a young girl, Ellie (Lauren Coe) witnesses her father having an affair and discovers her boyfriend with another girl on the same night and in her anger and frustration she declares she will never love anybody ever again.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – TRADING CHRISTMAS

In South Woodbourne, Washington, widowed second grade schoolteacher Emily Spengler (Faith Ford) loves the Christmas holidays, as do all the townsfolk, and she is looking forward to spending the holiday with her grown up daughter, Heather (Emma Lahana), as usual. However Heather, who is at college in Boston, drops the bombshell a week before Christmas that she is going to be too busy studying to make the long trip home to South Woodbourne.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – TRADING PLACES

Trading Places is a very amusing Christmas Comedy.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – WHITE CHRISTMAS

“White Christmas” made in 1954 and Directed by Michael Curtiz

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – WILL YOU MERRY ME?

Despite the silly title it’s actually a very enjoyable film. It’s about Rebecca Fine (Vikki Krinsky) a Jewish girl. From an upper class Los Angeles family and Henry Kringle (Tommy Lioutas), from a choir-singing, church going, dyed in the wool traditionalist family from the Midwest who are in love.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A FAIRYTALE CHRISTMAS

Appraiser/real estate saleswoman Isabella Everhart (Haylie Duff) is in partnership with her father Rex Everhart (C. Thomas Howell) but he’s not pulling his weight and not for the first time he drops a bombshell in her lap at the last minute, a large estate sale.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SANTA SUIT

Drake Hunter (Kevin Sorbo) is CEO of Hunter Toys, turned the company he inherited from his father, from a cosy quality manufacturer into a ruthless, uncaring, profit hungry business.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SANTA INCIDENT

Santa (James Cosmo) has his sleigh shot down while flying through restricted military airspace and he is found unconscious on the railway tracks by two children Daniel (Scott Graham) and Sophia (Ali Lyons),

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – DECK THE HALLS (2011)

Based on the novel by Mary and Cathy Higgins Clark this is a breezy Christmas mystery thriller in which a female Detective Regan Reilly stars.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A SNOW GLOBE CHRISTMAS

Meg (Alicia Witt) is a cynical TV exec who thinks the shows she produces mislead people into thinking dreams really can come true. She is also a terrible Scrooge like boss who uses and abuses her crew, but she meets her match when she encounters Sal (Christina Milian) but that was mainly because she was an Angel.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE TWELVE TREES OF CHRISTMAS

The Twelve Trees of Christmas strongly echoes the rivalries of "You've Got Mail" or "Two Weeks’ Notice". Cheri Jamison (Lindy Booth) works at the Shaughnessy Library in Manhattan and she finds out shortly before Christmas that the library is not to reopen after the holiday and is to be demolished to make way for luxury apartments.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT 2013

Charlotte Hart (Nicollette Sheridan), a distinguished journalist, has moved back to her home town and is living with her brother’s family. However just before Christmas a real estate developer, Daniel Huntslar (Bart Johnson ) approaches the small town with a very lucrative offer.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ONCE UPON A HOLIDAY

Katherine (Briana Evigan) is a Royal Princess and is in New York just before Christmas for a series of official engagements. But she just wants an hour to herself out of her busy schedule to visit an art exhibition.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS PROMISE

Michael Thompson (Patrick Muldoon) is an uptight city accountant who is struggling to raise his teenage daughter Chloe (Mandalynn Carlson) all on his own after his wife’s tragic death.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SNOWED IN AT ROSEMONT

Twenty three year old Lisa (Ayla Kell) is pregnant and running away from the baby’s father Craig (Lochlyn Munro). She is travelling on the bus to Denver when she hears that the road ahead is closed due to snow and is going back the way they came.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – LOST LETTER MYSTERIES FOR CHRISTMAS

This is the endearing tale of the postal service’s four musketeers of the Dead Letter Office, the beloved quartet of post office detectives, with a duty to deliver every last letter before Christmas.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – NAUGHTY AND NICE

The Pepper and Spice radio show in Los Angeles was a popular and edgy phone in show but cynical Pepper Sterling (Tilky Jones) over steps the mark and upsets one of the stations major sponsors and is banished to a sister station in rural Colorado town.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE HEART OF CHRISTMAS

J ulie (Jeanne Neilson) and Austin Locke (Eric Jay Beck) are devastated when they learn their young son, Dax, has cancer. Their story is told through the eyes of Megan Walsh (Candace Cameron Bure) a busy wife and mother who reads Julie’s blog about the time spent at St Jude’s hospital.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A SONG FOR THE SEASON

This is a lovely story set during the holiday season, when a stern school administrator Cal Peterson (Gerald McRaney) is sent to review Bethlehem School with a view to cutting costs by any means. He is accompanied by his teenage niece Fern (Alison Pill) who is now in his care and who, unknown to Cal, is brought alive by the music program

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A STAR FOR CHRISTMAS

Cassie (Briana Evigan) owns and runs her own Cupcakery which happens to be the only thing that is actually working in Cassie's world, her small town business in fact is a huge success, but her love life on the other hand is a total mess.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS 2007

1 0 year old Jesse Armstrong (Jimmy 'Jax' Pinchak) is anxious to help his struggling widowed mom Sara (Gail O'Grady) so he enters a national video contest.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS SWITCH

Eddie Bennett (Brian Krause) is a fast-talking, Three-card Monte dealer who has hustled the streets of New York City for the last 15 years and along with his friends, he has mastered every scam there is.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS WITH THE KRANKS

A fun Christmas movie in which Luther Krank (Tim Allen) is fed up with the commerciality of Christmas anyway but when only daughter Blair (Julie Gonzalo) leaves and goes to another country he decides to skip the holiday and go on a vacation cruise with his wife Nora (Jamie Lee Curtis) instead.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE ELF THAT RESCUED CHRISTMAS

This is the delightful animated tale of a young orphan boy Yotan (Kyle E. Christensen) who is tricked into going to the North Pole to steal a powerful crystal by Santa’s Brother Basil (Gerald Owens).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER

In Budapest, Hungary, Matuschek and Company’s store is owned by Mr. Hugo Matuschek (Frank Morgan) and the bachelor Alfred Kralik (James Stewart) is his best and most experienced salesman.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SMALL CHAIRS

Family friends Sam Reed (Dustin Milligan) and Kat Patton (Danica McKellar) spend every Christmas Eve at the Children's Table from the age of three.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – DIE HARD

NYPD cop John McClane (Bruce Willis) goes on a Christmas vacation to visit his wife Holly (Bonnie Bedelia) in Los Angeles where she works for the Nakatomi Corporation.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS NOTE

Gretchen Daniels (Jamie-Lynn Sigler) moves back to her hometown with her son Ethan (Dylan Kingwell) but without her serviceman husband and finds her life in disarray as Christmas approaches.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SCROOGE (1970)

Albert Finney stars as miser Ebenezer Scrooge in this musical retelling of Charles Dickens' “A Christmas Carol”.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS COOKIES

Aunt Sally's Christmas Cookie Company is sold to a large conglomerate and executive Hannah Harper (Jill Wagner) must seal the deal and shut down the factory in the small town of Cookie Jar, which is the lifeblood of the town.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – I'LL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS (1988)

As World War 2 rages on in Europe the Bundy family are making plans for a Christmas reunion in the small town of Rockport.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS TREE FARM

Molly Logan (Lacey Chabert) and Lucas Bishop (Corey Sevier) were childhood friends and high school sweethearts in Danbury Falls, Vermont, where Molly's family founded the town two hundred years earlier,

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – NOVEMBER CHRISTMAS

This is the beautiful tale of love and generosity of spirit where neighbours go above and beyond with their wonderful surprises to make a little girl happy. At the heart of the story is Vanessa Marks (Emily Alyn Lind) a brave young girl who is battling cancer, which has an effect on the people around her.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS MIRACLE OF JONATHON TOOMEY

This is a story of the coming together of sad and lonely people in a gentle, moving and heart-warming way. Jonathan Toomey (Tom Berenger) is a lonely ill-tempered and reclusive woodcarver who lives in a cabin in the woods. He is lonely because he has lost his wife and child and he is ill-tempered because he is angry about his loss.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS 1991

Ethan (Ethan Embry), is the practical older brother, and adorable Hallie (Thora Birch) knows how to charm her way out any given situation, and they are both intent on spending Christmas with their parents, Catherine (Harley Jane Kozak) and Michael (Jamey Sheridan), and grandmother, Lillian (Lauren Bacall).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THIS CHRISTMAS

This Christmas, is a holiday drama centred on the Whitfield family's first Christmas together in four years.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS IN CONWAY

To most of the inhabitants of Conway, South Carolina, Duncan Mayor (Andy Garcia) is a bad tempered grouch, but to his wife, Suzy Mayor (Mary-Louise Parker) he was a doting pussycat.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS PAGEANT

When temperamental Broadway director Vera Parks (Melissa Gilbert) is fired from yet another job, she has become unemployable in Manhattan so when she gets an offer to direct a Christmas pageant somewhere upstate, she has no alternative but to take the gig.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ANGEL DOLLS

Angel Dolls is by far the best Christmas movie of the last 30 years. It is possessed with all the usual ingredients for a seasonal film, romance, humour, schmaltz, pathos and a strong Christian message but this one has something else, a surprise ending.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE ROAD TO CHRISTMAS

After her flight is diverted due to bad weather high-powered fashion photographer Claire Jameson (Jennifer Grey) finds herself stranded in Middle America on the way to her dream Christmas Eve wedding in Aspen.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ANGEL OF CHRISTMAS

Susan Nicholas (Jennifer Finnigan) is a copy editor for a New York Newspaper but she really wants to be a writer, but is continually being knocked back. But she is given an assignment just before Christmas to write a seasonal piece for the Christmas edition of the paper, the only problem is that she is a sceptic when it comes to Christmas.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A BOYFRIEND FOR CHRISTMAS

Holly Grant (Kelli Williams) is not looking forward to Christmas at her parents’ house

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS WISHES

Jason Gedrick, Erica Cerra, Richard Harmon, Amitai Marmorstein and Emmalyn Estrada star in this festive tale that centre’s around the towns Wishing Tree, a special Christmas tree decorated with handwritten wishes.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS MIX

The Pepper and Spice radio show in Los Angeles was a popular and edgy phone in show but cynical Pepper Sterling (Tilky Jones) over steps the mark and upsets one of the stations major sponsors and is banished to a sister station in rural Colorado town.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED FOR CHRISTMAS

This is the endearing tale of the postal service’s four musketeers of the undelivered mail department, the beloved quartet of post office detectives, with a duty to deliver every last letter before Christmas.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ROSEMONT

Twenty three year old Lisa (Ayla Kell) is pregnant and running away from the baby’s father Craig (Lochlyn Munro).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A HORSE TALE

Michael Thompson (Patrick Muldoon) is an uptight city accountant who is struggling to raise his teenage daughter Chloe (Mandalynn Carlson) all on his own after his wife’s tragic death.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS

Katherine (Briana Evigan) is a Royal Princess and is in New York just before Christmas for a series of official engagements. But she just wants an hour to herself out of her busy schedule to visit an art exhibition.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – I WISH IT COULD BE CHRISTMAS EVERYDAY

A cynical youth, Riley ( Aaron Jaeger ), whose mother Sarah ( Maureen McCormick ) is about to lose her job right before the holidays, is visited by a magical Christmas spirit called Hope ( Vanessa Angel).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER –CHRISTMAS BELLE

Appraiser/real estate saleswoman Isabella Everhart (Haylie Duff) is in partnership with her father Rex Everhart (C. Thomas Howell) but he’s not pulling his weight

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOLIDAY MIRACLE

On the eve of Christmas, Rockford County Sheriff Rick Langston (Dean Cain) has lost his holiday spirit. That isn’t helped when he catches a local man who had stolen the baby Jesus from a Nativity scene in order end up in a warm jail cell. Later he finds a man at his home and Rick naturally assumes he has broken in even though he looks and acts a lot like Santa Claus.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS MIRACLE 2007

This film is based on a true story about an estranged couple who find themselves lost in the Idaho wilderness after in impromptu snowmobile outing.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HELP FOR CHRISTMAS

Although she loves Christmas, Christine (Summer Glau), who is an elf from Santa's village, wonders if there could be more to life than making toys at the North Pole.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS AT CARTWRIGHT’S

A single mom, Nicky Talbot (Alicia Witt) is going from door to door to find a job and boost her finances but without success.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS ANGEL 2009

Ashley Matthews ( Kari Hawker-Diaz) has been on her own all her life but she feels even more alone when it gets close to Christmas as she searches fruitlessly for a job and the endless Christmas cheer around her only rubs salt in the wounds as she scrimps and scrapes by to support herself and her dog, Dash.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SWITCHMAS

Ira J. Finkelstein ( Elijah Nelson) is a Christmas obsessed Jewish boy.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – FINDING MRS CLAUS

Mrs. Claus (Mira Sorvino) is feeling neglected by her less than attentive husband (Will Sasso) and while she is consoling herself going through the latest mail delivery of Santa letters she finds one addressed to her.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ANYTHING BUT CHRISTMAS

In this romantic comedy John (Sergio Di Zio) loves Grace (Elaine Hendrix) and her 10-year-old son, Zachary (Sean Michael Kyer) and he wants to propose to her at Christmas however he hates Christmas or rather he has a phobia of Christmas due to his childhood experiences, in fact it’s so bad he can’t even say the word.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE NINE LIVES OF CHRISTMAS

Firefighter Zachary Stone (Brandon Routh) is happy with the single life, no strings, no commitments and no settling down.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE PERFECT HOLIDAY

“The Perfect Holiday” is a fun-filled comedy full of laughter, love and just a hint of magic for Christmas. A little girl, Emily (Khail Bryant) overhears her mother Nancy (Gabrielle Union) tell her friends that she would be happy if a man was to just pay her a compliment.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A COUNTRY CHRISTMAS STORY

The film follows a young chorister from a small Appalachian mountain town, Grace Gibson (Desiree Ross) and her family as she pursues her dream of becoming a country music star. She is ably supported along the way by her parents (Megyn Price and Brian McKnight), her teacher and mentor (Ross McCall) and grandmother (Mary Kay Place).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE GOOD WITCH'S GIFT

Almost as soon as Sheriff Jake Russell (Chris Potter) and Cassie Nightingale (Catherine Bell) decide to get married on Christmas Eve, complications arise in this Christmas serving of the Good Witch. The first problem is the arrival in town of ex-con Leon Deeks (James McGowan) and Jake is instructed by the mayor to make him his top priority.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS IN THE CITY

With the threat of foreclosure hanging over her father's candy store, Wendy Carroll (Ashley Williams) and her six-year-old daughter Grace (Kylie Price) travel to the big city in hopes of making extra holiday cash to save the store.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS MELODY

A Christmas Melody, is the story of a fashion designer, Kristin Parson (Lacey Chabert), who sells her house in LA, and with her daughter Emily (Fina Strazza), she moves to the town, where she used to live as a child.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS TREE

This is the story about a forming friendship between an elderly nun, Sister Anthony (Julie Harris), and head gardener at New York's Rockefeller Centre, Richard Reilly (Andrew McCarthy).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SECRET LIFE OF MRS CLAUS

Uptight heiress of Rossman's Department store, Meredith Rossman (Julie Benz), has made the business her entire life, not leaving any time for Christmas or romance, much to the chagrin of her parents, who are Christmas obsessed.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MURDER, SHE BAKED: A PLUM PUDDING MYSTERY

It’s one week before Christmas in the small quiet town of Eden Lake, Minnesota, where Hannah Swensen (Alison Sweeney) owns and runs a successful business, Hannah's Cookie Jar, bakery and café.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – TWELVE GIFTS OF CHRISTMAS (2015)

At college one Christmas, Maggie Chalke (Brooke Nevin) finds out that she had lost her lift home for Christmas because they had decided to leave early because a storm was on its way, however Mitch O'Grady (Robin Dunne) overhears her conversation and offers to take her instead as it was on his way.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS BUCKET LIST

Isobel Gray (Alicia Witt) plans an idyllic storybook Christmas with her boyfriend Peter Benson (Brett Bishop), including a snow-covered cottage in the Northwest, and a carefully composed bucket list of classic holiday traditions, to tick off, traditions that she was deprived of by her neat freak mother Ellen Gray (Wanda Cannon)

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOLIDAY HIGH SCHOOL REUNION

Twenty-eight-year-old Georgia (Rachel Boston) is convinced that the man of her dreams is the one “that got away” back in high school Craig (Jon Prescott). She has tried dating other men over the years, but they just never seem to compare to her high school flame.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SUDDENLY SANTA

Christina Masters (Danica McKellar) is the manager of McDougal's flagship department store and she's determined to land the manager position for their new Paris location, so she sets out to impress Victoria (Deidre Hall), the store's owner and founder, by creating the best holiday display in McDougal's history, ably assisted by her second in command Holly (Christine Lee).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – LOOKS LIKE CHRISTMAS (2016)

Single parent Carol Montgomery (Anne Heche) lives with her son Bryan (Sean Michael Kyer) and is the undisputed Queen of Christmas.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS GIFT (2017)

Tom (Sam Page) is the guy who can find the perfect gift for that special someone, that’s his business and he’s very good at it, and he is in very great demand especially at Christmas which is why he is known by his nickname “Mr. Christmas”

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HEARTS OF CHRISTMAS

When Alice (Sharon Lawrence), a beloved neonatal intensive care unit supervisor is forced to take early retirement, her young colleague, Jenny (Emilie Ullerup), decides to turn the upcoming staff Christmas party into a surprise celebration for her.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE SPIRITUAL GUILT TRIP

This movie is not just another adaptation of Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carol”, this one offers us a refreshing twist. It’s touching, funny, and sentimental without being syrupy, it offers the viewer a message of the importance of family without the usual boring message that normally accompanies it.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS MAGIC

Carrie Blackford (Lindy Booth) lives for her career as a successful event planner in New York City, but her life changes in an instant after a nasty car accident in a snowstorm in which Carrie suffers severe head trauma.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – 12 DOGS OF CHRISTMAS: GREAT PUPPY RESCUE (2012)

Dog lover Emma (Danielle Chuchran) returns to her home town for a funeral and then shortly afterwards her friend Mike (Skyler Holman) is paralysed in a car crash.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – 12 WISHES OF CHRISTMAS

Willing to try anything to transform her life, Laura Lindsey (Elisa Donovan), follows her best friend's suggestion and sets up a session with a life coach, Noel (Chonda Pierce), who tells Laura to make 12 wishes to make a positive change in her life.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A STAR CROSSED CHRISTMAS (2017)

A Romeo and Juliet romance takes place among two feuding New England Christmas Tree farm families, appropriately named the Spruces and the Pines.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS IN HOMESTEAD

This is a great family movie in which a famous actress Jessica McEllis (Taylor Cole) embarks on her producing debut when she moves her entire production crew to the Christmas-obsessed town of Homestead, Iowa, to shoot a holiday-themed movie.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS APPRENTICE

With Christmas fast approaching Ruthless businessman Preston Bullock (Chevy Chase) sends his rising star Riley Thomas (Abigail Hawk) to the small town of Chestnut, Vermont to evaluate the assets of one of his companies, an outerwear clothing manufacturer, which is pretty much the only significant employer in the town.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A TASTE OF CHRISTMAS

When Emily (Laura Bell Bundy), a struggling small town baker, receives a handmade Christmas Advent Calendar from a secret admirer

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS IN CANAAN

DJ (Zak Ludwig) and Rodney (Jaishon Fisher) didn't like each other from the first moment they met, and they repeatedly clash because DJ thinks Rodney acts too smart for his own good and Rodney thinks DJ is an ignorant white farm boy.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – NOEL

The film is set on Christmas Eve in New York, where it begins with lonely divorced publisher, Rose Collins (Susan Sarandon), who needs a miracle to improve the health of her mother who is interned in a hospital with Alzheimer’s.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS ROMANCE (2004)

Nick junior (Steve Guttenberg) has always known that he needs to find a wife but he planned to let fate bring his wife to him, but those plans had to be altered because time was running out and he must replace his father as Santa Claus on December 26.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – 3 HOLIDAY TAILS (2011)

Lisa Haynes (Julie Gonzalo) has moved to Florida with three darling golden retriever pups and at once makes friends with the nice couple next door, Rod and Katherine Wright (Bruce Davison and Alley Mills) and their adult golden retriever.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS GIFT (2015)

A journalist whose life was deeply impacted by a Secret Santa gift that she received when she was 10 years old sets out to discover who anonymously gave it to her, but ends up finding a lot more along the way.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE HOLIDAY TREE

Molly Logan (Lacey Chabert) and Lucas Bishop (Corey Sevier) were childhood friends and high school sweethearts in Danbury Falls, Vermont, where Molly's family founded the town two hundred years earlier, and with her immediately family still living on the same property, where her parents, Gordon and Betty Logan (Eric Keenleyside and Lini Evans), have continued the family business of operating a Christmas tree farm.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A FIREHOUSE CHRISTMAS

Firefighter Jenny Jenkins (Anna Hutchison) falls in love with local star Tom Norris (Marcus Rosner) but his ex-wife and celebrity figure skating champion Mary Hamilton

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SCROOGED

Bill Murray stars as miserly TV executive Frank Cross in this humorous retelling of Charles Dickens' “A Christmas Carol”.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS STORY (1983)

It’s the 1940’s and Christmas is approaching and 9 year-old Ralphie (Peter Billingsley) wants only one thing for Christmas that year: a Red Ryder Range 200 Shot BB gun. When he mentions it at the dinner table, his mother (Melinda Dillon) immediately reacts by telling him that he'll put his eye out.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS IN THE RED

Mike and Caroline Anderson (George Stults and Christy Carlson Romano) have always gone all out with parties and gifts for Christmas

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – 'TIS THE SEASON FOR LOVE

Beth Baker (Sarah Lancaster) is an out-of-work actress trying to make it in New York on the stage in New York City, but after 10 years of not succeeding and without her friends around at Christmas she decides to take a break from her struggling actress profession to spend Christmas in her small and quaint hometown she escaped from 10 years earlier.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – I’M NOT READY FOR CHRISTMAS

Holly Nolan (Alicia Witt) lives in a world where lying has become second nature for her.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A HUSBAND FOR CHRISTMAS (2016)

Two co-workers, American Brooke Harris (Vivica A. Fox) and Brit Roger Burkett (Ricco Ross) agree to a loveless marriage of convenience, but as they become acquainted, an unrealized chemistry grows between them.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – FINDING CHRISTMAS (2013)

Sean Tucker (Mark Lutz), who runs an advertising agency in New York City, and Owen Harrison (J.T. Hodges), a small-town handyman and musician, swap homes for the holidays.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS REUNION (2015)

Madison Avenue executive, Amy Stone (Denise Richards), discovers a rather unusual Christmas surprise when she inherits her Aunt's hometown bakery.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT

Newly widowed Kathy Howard (Kellie Martin) has no plans to “deck the halls” or “trim the tree” on her first Christmas without him, so she tries to avoid anything that will bring back memories of her late husband.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – HOME FOR CHRISTMAS (2004)

Sarah (Tracey Needham) and her estranged sister Beth (Natasha Gregson Wagner) are reunited after their father Buddy (Ronny Cox) suffers a mild stroke.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS WISH (1998)

Will Martin (Neil Patrick Harris) has returned home to settle his grandfather’s affairs including his business, intending to return to his old life as soon as things are finalised.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – INSTANT MESSAGE

Gina (Marla Sokoloff) and Seth (Patrick J. Adams) have been pen pals for thirteen years and over the years they graduated from handwritten letters and started corresponding by email, but they were insecure with who they were as people and had decided not to exchange telephone numbers or photographs, instead they sent photos of their more outgoing best friends, Ellen (Lindy Booth) and Matt (Jonathan Cherry), passing them off as themselves without telling either Ellen or Matt.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – LOVE AT THE CHRISTMAS TABLE

Family friends Sam Reed (Dustin Milligan) and Kat Patton (Danica McKellar) spend every Christmas Eve at the Children's Table from the age of three.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – OUR GIFT OF LOVE

Lainey Berman (Rebecca De Mornay) and her husband Jay (Barclay Hope) are living their ordinary family lives, as most people do, just ordinary everyday stuff and then a freak accident occurs and brings about dramatic changes to the lives of their family, and Jay is left in a coma.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS EVERY DAY

Billy Jackson (Erik von Detten) tells his little sister Sarah (Yvonne Zima) that there is no Santa so she makes a wish that it would be Christmas every day, as a result he has to relive Christmas Day over and over again.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – 40 BELOW AND FALLING AT CHRISTMAS

40 Below and Falling at Christmas tells the story of a teacher from a small, Northern Canadian town, Kate Carter (Jewel Staite), who is moving back to the big city for her wedding and she feels certain that this is the future she has always wanted.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS LIST (1997)

Melody Parris (Mimi Rogers), works on the Perfume counter at a department store and feels like her life is in neutral.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MS SCROOGE (1997)

Cicely Tyson stars as ruthless business-woman Ms. Ebenita Scrooge in this updated retelling of Dickens' “A Christmas Carol”.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – EBBIE

Susan Lucci stars as ruthless business-woman and shopping store owner Elizabeth “Ebbie” Scrooge in this updated retelling of Dickens' “A Christmas Carol”.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS SNOW

For 30 years, Kathleen (Catherine Mary Stewart) carried around the haunting memory of her father abandoning her and her mother on Christmas Eve, and for all those years she blamed her mother for his leaving, eventually unable to separate the joys of the Christmas season from the pain of her family past she reached the point where she refused to celebrate Christmas at all

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – STEALING CHRISTMAS

When his partner in crime Harry Zordich (David Parker) messes up a department store robbery in December fellow Career criminal Jack Clayton (Tony Danza) can only escape the law in a Santa suit.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CINDERELLA CHRISTMAS

Angie Wells (Emma Rigby) works hard to run her uncle's events business while her cousin Candace Karilla (Sarah Stouffer) takes the credit.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS UNDER WRAPS (2014)

Doctor Lauren Brunell (Candace Cameron Bure) has her life mapped out, but when she doesn't get the position she wanted, she looks around for something else, believing she was too late to apply until the following year.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – MERRY IN-LAWS

It’s a delightful film which is lots of fun and one for the whole family to enjoy.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – ON STRIKE FOR CHRISTMAS

Joy Robertson (Daphne Zuniga) wants to make it “the best Christmas ever” because her two sons Jeremy and Mark (Victor Zinck Jr and Evan Williams) will both be off to college the following year.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – BACK TO CHRISTMAS

The previous Christmas, Ali Pennebaker (Kelly Overton) broke things off with her boyfriend, Cameron (Michael Muhney).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – SANTA AND PETE

It's the first Christmas without Grandma and a difficult time for the family, until Grandpa (James Earl Jones) decides to share a story with his ten-year-old grandson

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS LILIES OF THE FIELD

Homer Smith (Billy Dee Williams) returns to the chapel which years before, he helped to build, to find that Mother Maria (Maria Schell) and the nuns are still alive and well and have taken in a group of homeless, unwanted or runaway children.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE CHRISTMAS TAKEOVER (1998)

A ruthless toy tycoon Tyler Madison (Harry Hamlin), is one of L.A.'s hottest toy manufacturing executives and he is on a mission to crush all of his competitors, so he travels to the North Pole to put an end to his biggest rival.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE MAGIC CRYSTAL

This is the delightful animated tale of a young orphan boy Yotan (Kyle E. Christensen) who is tricked into going to the North Pole to steal a powerful crystal by Santa’s Brother Basil (Gerald Owens).

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A HORSE TAIL

Michael Thompson (Patrick Muldoon) is an uptight city accountant who is struggling to raise his teenage daughter Chloe (Mandalynn Carlson) all on his own after his wife’s tragic death.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A CHRISTMAS PUPPY

A cynical youth, Riley is visited by a magical Christmas spirit called Hope.