30 Best Christmas Movies For Kids
Let’s be honest, nothing gets us in the holiday spirit like seeing Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer prance across our screen or Frosty the Snowman singing his classic and memorable tune. Whether you’re in the mood for something sappy and sentimental or goofy and fun, this list of the 30 best Christmas movies for kids has something for everyone. You might prefer to introduce your children to a classic film like It’s A Wonderful Life, or maybe your family is in the mood for something modern, like Elf. Nevertheless, these excellent movies are sure to win praises in your home this holiday season. Did your go-to Christmas film make the list?
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The Polar Express
If you want to witness a magical Christmas adventure, The Polar Express is the way to go.
The Muppet Christmas Carol
This 1992 film is the gift that keeps on giving. It’s an adorable kid-friendly version of the classic tale.
Miracle On 34th Street
Don’t ever doubt the reality of Santa Clause. This beautiful film is what the holiday season is all about.
Elf is most everyone’s favorite Christmas comedy. It tells the story of a man who grew up believing he was one of Santa’s elves.
It's A Wonderful Life
It’s as classic as they come. If you want to introduce your youngsters to a story they won’t forget, this movie is an excellent choice.
How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Jim Carrey’s version of How The Grinch Stole Christmas is sure to make your kids laugh, shriek, and everything in between.
The Dog Who Saved Christmas
Anyone who has a soft spot for dogs is sure to love this holiday film.
Beauty And The Beast: The Enchanted Christmas
Do you have a little girl who can’t get enough of Beauty and the Beast? This sweet movie joins Belle and the Beast for the Christmas season.
Jingle All The Way
Every parent knows the horror of having to find the perfect present for their children. This comedy follows one dad in the search for a Turbo Man action figure.
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
We all have that one Christmas that turned into a holiday disaster.
I'll Be Home For Christmas
This Disney original tells the story of a college student who gets stranded in the dessert on his way home for Christmas.
This movie doesn’t feature your average snowman.
Mickey's Magical Christmas
For all the kiddos who love Mickey Mouse, give this holiday film a try.
This recent film tells the story of the first Christmas.
A Muppet Family Christmas
Who doesn’t love the Muppets? This film is sure to get you in the holiday spirit.
Eloise At Christmastime
Another Disney classic, Eloise at Christmastime is full of mischievous fun.
The Little Drummer Boy
One of the oldest movies on the list, The Little Drummer boy is a must-watch at Christmastime.
Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
Will Ferrell and Drew Barrymore voice some of your favorite characters in Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas.
Mickey's Christmas Carol
Mickey’s Christmas Carol tells the beloved story with recognizable Disney characters.
Shreck The Halls
Did your kids love the original Shrek movie? This holiday version is sure to make them smile.
A misplaced present and Santa’s family make this movie a rollercoaster of fun!
Rudolph gets a lot of attention, but aren’t you curious what Prancer is up to this Christmas?
Chances are, your kids have already seen this cherished movie. It’s the perfect time of year to watch it again.
Frosty The Snowman
He came to life that day!
Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
We can’t make a list of the best Christmas movies for kids without including Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
A Charlie Brown Christmas
See what Charlie Brown and the gang are doing for the holiday season.
A Christmas Story
A Christmas Story is one of those movies everyone has to see at least once in their life. If your kids haven’t seen it, this is the year.
This cherished film is jam-packed with lively Christmas music.
It’s one of the most recognizable Christmas movies ever, Home Alone is an instant crowd pleaser.
The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause begins with one unfortunate event, but what follows is even more entertaining.