TopTenREVIEWS' Announces the TopTen Christmas Movies of All Time: Get Into the Holiday Spirit with Memorable Characters Scrooge, Grinch, Clark Griswold, George Bailey and Ralphie

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With the hustle and bustle of the holidays, a classic Christmas movie is a wonderful way to get into the spirit of the season. TopTenREVIEWS, a comprehensive and trusted online entertainment review site, today announced its list of the TopTen Christmas Movies of All Time, to help consumers select the best movies to watch with family and friends this holiday season.

Yes, I do believe in Santa Claus.

    TopTenREVIEWS' independent reviewers compiled scores from thousands of professional movie critics' ratings and reviews, along with film awards, to obtain comprehensive and objective movie rankings for its list of the TopTen Christmas movies. The list, available at, features classic Christmas films guaranteed to make even a Grinch remember why this is the most wonderful time of the year. The TopTen Christmas Movies of All Time include:

1. It's a Wonderful Life- This Christmas classic from 1946 continues to top the list and reminds people of the impact they make on those around them.

2. A Christmas Story- This funny and heartwarming 1983 movie tells the story of Ralphie and his Christmas wish for a Red Rider BB gun.

3. The Bells of St. Mary's- This 1945 classic movie warms the heart as priest Father Chuck O'Malley is sent to the financially ailing St. Mary's church.

4. A Miracle on 34th Street- No remake can compare to the 1947 original film, which leaves movie lovers saying, "Yes, I do believe in Santa Claus."

5. Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas- A cartoon classic that is just as fresh today as when it debuted in 1966. Who can forget the Grinch stealing Christmas from Whoville?

6. The Nightmare Before Christmas- A perfect movie for those searching for a non-traditional film. This 1993 favorite is known for its incredible animation and edgy Christmas theme.

7. White Christmas- This 1954 jewel, known for its songs and jokes, is brought to life by the performances of its cast members Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye.

8. Holiday Inn- This 1942 film features Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire singing and dancing through holiday-themed Irving Berlin songs.

9. Scrooge- There has been several remakes, but the 1951 version with Charles Dickens' Ebenezer is considered the best by many critics.

10. Christmas Vacation- The 1989 National Lampoon's movie is one of the funniest Christmas films of all time, starring Chevy Chase as Clark Griswold.

The above rankings are as of December 20, 2007.

Since its creation in 2003, TopTenREVIEWS has provided a valuable resource of reviews for software, hardware, Web services and entertainment. At, consumers can view product reviews and use unique side-by-side comparison charts to find the products and services that best fit their needs.


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