The holiday season is not just a time to eat and drink. People have different holiday traditions that involve interacting with close ones. In addition to cooking, eating, singing, and dancing together, people watch movies during the holiday. Do you love watching movies? You will have a lot of theme-appropriate ones during the festive season. Which ones are your favorite? Here are six Christmas movies we consider as the best of all times:
It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)
For a movie made more than seven decades ago, this is obviously one of the best movies out there. It is not all merry Christmas for the movie’s main character, James Stewart, an unfortunate bank clerk. As he is driven to the brink of suicide, a trainee angel comes to the rescue. In the end, this movie teaches us about life in a pleasant manner.
What happens when one of Santa’s Elves discovers that he is actually human? Well, depending on the nature of the elf, events can take different turns. Here, the elf (Will Ferrell) decided to leave the North Pole for New York, with the hope of finding his father. This has been described as one of the best films of the century by some individuals.
A Christmas Story (1983)
Some of you will swear that this is the best Christmas movie of all time. The truth is almost every movie in this list represents that for different people, and you will be right in your opinion. This is a great movie by all standards.
Home Alone (1990)
Every child that grew up in the 90s dreamed of being as inventive as Kevin McCallister, or being his pal, at least. Home alone sees a child survive, accidentally left by his family, survive two malicious adults hoping to burgle his home.
The newest film in this roundup is a beautifully made adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s 1952 novel. It is a love story that offers something different from what we are all used to.
Love Actually (2003)
Another love story for Christmas, Love Actually is a beautiful movie. There are many wonderful moments in the movie, but nothing is better than watching cute kids offer their incredible rendition of Maria Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You.”
There you have it! Above are some of the best Christmas movies of all times. In case you are thinking about watching some interesting Christmas movies with your loved ones this holiday season, you should consider watching any of the movies above. If you want something more strange, check out our picks for the strangest David Lynch projects.