25 Things to Look for During the 24-Hour 'A Christmas Story' Marathon
You know Ralphie Parker’s plight by heart, but can you spot the many flubs in Bob Clark's 'A Christmas Story'?
How ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Went From Box Office Dud to Accidental Christmas Tradition
‘It’s a Wonderful Life,’ Frank Capra’s Christmas classic, was destined to be forgotten ... until a clerical error turned it into a holiday tradition.
42 Festive Facts About ‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’
‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’ is the gift that keeps on giving (and you kind of have Stanley Kubrick to thank for its existence).
12 Surprising Facts About ‘Black Christmas’
Nearly a decade before he made ‘A Christmas Story,’ Bob Clark turned a horror movie about an unsuspecting group of sorority sisters and a mysterious killer lurking in their attic into a different kind of holiday classic.
Why Watching Holiday Movies Makes Us Feel Good, According to Science
Holiday movies play to our nostalgia bias, a cognitive process that makes us long for past times because we think they were somehow better than now.
An Eye-Popping History of the Red Ryder BB Gun From 'A Christmas Story'
Ralphie Parker's thirst for an air rifle was borne out of a real toy trend and a fake cowboy.
The 50 Best Christmas Movies of All Time, According to Rotten Tomatoes
‘Elf,’ ‘A Christmas Story,’ and ‘A Muppet Christmas Carol’ all made the list. So did ‘Die Hard.’
11 Illuminating Facts About the Leg Lamp from ‘A Christmas Story’
As ‘A Christmas Story’ has grown in popularity, so has one of its most recognizable props: the leg lamp, that glowing gam otherwise known as “a major award.”
$#@!* Santa! The 20 Most Expletive-Filled Christmas Movies of All Time
Some holiday favorites are fun and festive. Others have an F-bomb count to rival 'Goodfellas.'
Santa Slays: When 'Silent Night, Deadly Night' Caused a Public Panic
'Silent Night, Deadly Night,' 1984's killer Santa slasher, led some psychologists to worry kids might develop panic disorders and even regress in their toilet training.
Is ‘Die Hard’ a Christmas Movie? A New and Official Trailer May Finally Answer the Question
Debating whether ‘Die Hard’ is a Christmas movie has become as popular a yuletide tradition as trimming the tree. A new trailer may offer a definitive answer to the decades-long debate.
15 Facts About 'The Muppet Christmas Carol'
'Tis the season to be jolly, joyous, and watch 'The Muppet Christmas Carol'—the first Muppet movie made without Jim Henson.
Watch Will Ferrell Terrorize the North Pole in This Deleted Scene From ‘Elf’
No matter how many times you've watched ‘Elf’ (2003), this deleted scene may be new to you.
Let These 'Home Alone' Bloopers Get You Into the Holiday Spirit
The blooper reel for 'Home Alone' will give you a fresh perspective on the Christmas classic.
15 Must-See Holiday Horror Movies
Your drunk uncle has got nothing on an axe-wielding turkey, a gaggle of psychopathic Santas, or any other character you'll find in these holiday horror movies.
Ralphie’s House From ‘A Christmas Story’ Is Up for Sale
Home to the leg lamp and mouth soap, the Parker household is part of a Cleveland campus that attracts 75,000 visitors annually.
‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Table Read for Charity to Feature Seth Rogen, Jean Smart, Brendan Fraser, and More
The star-studded recreation will take place over Zoom this December and benefit The Ed Asner Family Center.
10 Totally Unconventional TV Christmas Specials
Not every seasonal offering brings maximum yuletide cheer. Here’s a look at 10 that suggest those responsible had indulged in a little too much eggnog.
Behold George Albert Smith's Santa Clause—the World's First Christmas Movie
Nearly a century before there was 'Home Alone,' there was George Albert Smith's 'Santa Clause,' the world's first Christmas movie, which you can still watch online.
Is Batman Returns a Christmas Movie?
'Batman Returns' is widely regarded as one of the best Batman movies. But is it also a Christmas movie?
A New Peanuts Holiday Special—Snoopy Presents: For Auld Lang Syne—Is Coming to Apple TV+
Will this one join ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ at the top of your list of favorite 'Peanuts' holiday specials?
The Keanu Reeves Christmas Movie He'd Rather You Forget
In 1986, Keanu Reeves starred in a three-hour made-for-television adaptation of the operetta 'Babes in Toyland.' One critic declared he "looked understandably embarrassed each time he is required to join in another dreary song."
The 35 Best Christmas Movies Streaming on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, and Disney+
To help you find the Christmas movies you’re looking for, we shared the top picks for the biggest streaming services, including Netflix, HBO Max, Disney Plus, and Hulu.