View Poll Results: Your Favorite Christmas Movies?

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  • National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

    32 55.17%
  • White Christmas

    3 5.17%
  • Elf

    15 25.86%
  • Polar Express

    5 8.62%
  • Home Alone

    5 8.62%
  • Scrooged

    4 6.90%
  • Miracle on 34th Street (original)

    2 3.45%
  • It's a Wonderful Life

    4 6.90%
  • A Christmas Story

    20 34.48%
  • Other (post in thread)

    2 3.45%
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    Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Let's try it again...new poll in a minute.



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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Elf
    Scrooged
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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    A Christmas Story FTW!


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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Elf
    A Christmas Story
    Die Hard
    Lethal Weapon


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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Sorry, I lost the poll for a while...

    I added a couple, Polar Express because it seems an up-and-comer, Home Alone by demand...though, like Die Hard, I consider it more a move set at Christmas than a "Christmas movie".



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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    Sorry, I lost the poll for a while...

    I added a couple, Polar Express because it seems an up-and-comer, Home Alone by demand...though, like Die Hard, I consider it more a move set at Christmas than a "Christmas movie".


    what are you talking about! There is a lot of holiday cheer on Die Hard.

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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Bad Santa!


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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    This is an old one 'All Mine to Give". A big family in much earlier times that lost both parents around Christmas, and the older brother had to find separate homes for each of his siblings.

    Watching him walk away into a snowy night with the sled behind him as the movie closed was an absolute tear-jerker - even for an obnoxious little kid like I was at the time.

    Even my dad said "Jesus ******" as the movie ended - and he was one tough dude.


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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    I would have never said it before I had kids...

    ...but Polar Express on the IMAX is pretty cool thing to see. Seen it several times now.


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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Bad Santa!
    I already mentioned it in the other thread, but no one else seems to value it's timeless message.


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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Quote Originally Posted by Palmer View Post
    Elf
    A Christmas Story
    Die Hard
    Lethal Weapon

    LOL, oh no, somebody had to go there. Wasn't there a pretty lengthy thread on here a long time back about whether or not Die Hard could be considered a Christmas movie?



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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Quote Originally Posted by Bubbahotep View Post
    I already mentioned it in the other thread, but no one else seems to value it's timeless message.
    Well of course, since there are no votes for "Other". It is multiple vote enabled, after all.



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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    What, no "Santa Claus Conquers the Martians"?

    "A Christmas Story" and "It's a Wonderful Life" are must sees every year. I've always enjoyed "Jingle All the Way" as well. My daughter loves the Grinch.



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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Quote Originally Posted by sunset View Post
    What, no "Santa Claus Conquers the Martians"?

    "A Christmas Story" and "It's a Wonderful Life" are must sees every year. I've always enjoyed "Jingle All the Way" as well. My daughter loves the Grinch.
    I was just about to ask why no mention of JATW. One of Schwarzenegger's finest works (I'm being half-serious). Plus it had Phil Hartman... and Sinbad.



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    Re: Favorite Christmas Movies Redux

    Sorry, I couldn't include all of them. And some of those you folks mention aren't even on top 25 lists, which just shows that everyone has different perspectives.

    Now I have to go shovel snow.



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