The 37 Christmas Movies You Need To Watch Before The Holiday Season Ends

It's that time of year again — December is upon us, and Christmas will be here before you know it!

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For anyone who is a fan of the festive season, there is a lot to be merry about: cheery holiday music, dazzling decorations, and of course, classic Christmas movies.

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From modern flicks to legendary throwback films, there are so many awesome holiday features to enjoy.

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Here are 37 Christmas movies that are the best ever, in no particular order.

1.A Charlie Brown Christmas

Snoopy, Charlie Brown & Choir Characters: Snoopy,Charlie Brown & Film: A Charlie Brown Christmas

2.The Year Without a Santa Claus

Heat Miser and Snow Miser dance and sing

3.Love Actually

LOVE ACTUALLY, top to bottom left side: Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, Emma Thompson, Keira Knightley, Bill Nighy, top to bottom right side: Liam Neeson, Laura Linney, Alan Rickman, Martine McCutcheon, Rowan Atkinson, 2003

4.Christmas with the Kranks

Nora and Luther Krank talk in their home


Bill Murray as Frank Cross and Carol Kane as the Ghost of Christmas Present appear in "Scrooged"

6.The Nightmare Before Christmas

Jack Skellington arrives in Christmas Town

7.The Polar Express

THE POLAR EXPRESS, Loney Boy, Conductor, Know-It-All, Holly, Santa Claus, Hero Boy, 2004

8.It's a Wonderful Life

Mary, George and Zuzu stand by the Christmas tree

9.A Very Brady Christmas

The Bradys are seen in the intro for "A Very Brady Christmas"


Will Ferrell as Buddy the Elf talks to his boss at Gimbel's

11.Eloise at Christmastime

Eloise and her nanny smile by the Christmas tree

12.How the Grinch Stole Christmas

The Grinch grins in the Whoville mailroom

13.Jack Frost

Michael Keaton as Jack Frost sits in the front yard of his home

14.Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town

Santa carries a sack of presents in "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town"

15.Jingle All the Way

Myron and Howard sit in a diner and listen to the radio in "Jingle All the Way"

16.Four Christmases

Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn as Kate and Brad greet Kate's mom

17.Home Alone

Kevin sits at the top of the staircase and waits for Harry and Marv in "Home Alone"

18.The Best Man Holiday

THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY, from left: Monica Calhoun, Melissa De Sousa, Nia Long, 2013

19.National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

NATIONAL LAMPOON'S CHRISTMAS VACATION, Johnny Galecki, Juliette Lewis, Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, 1989

20.The Muppet Christmas Carol

THE MUPPET CHRISTMAS CAROL, Robin the Frog (front, center), Kermit (back, second from right), Miss Piggy (right), 1992

21.Holiday in Handcuffs

Mario Lopez and Melissa Joan Hart as Trudie and David talk to Trudie's family members in "Holiday in Handcuffs"

22.Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas

The Beast and Belle ice skate together

23.I'll Be Home for Christmas

Jessica Biel as Allie and Jonathan Taylor Thomas as Jake sit in a sleigh in "I'll Be Home for Christmas"

24.Single All the Way

Philemon Chambers as Nick and Michael Urie as Peter embrace in "Single All the Way"

25.Bad Santa

BAD SANTA, Billy Bob Thornton, 2003

26.The Ultimate Christmas Present

Hallee Hirsh as Allie and Brenda Song as Sam test out a weather machine in "The Ultimate Christmas Present"

27.A Christmas Story

Peter Billingsley as Ralphie Parker talks to a department store Santa in "A Christmas Story"

28.Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Rudolph and Hermey stand in the snow

29.The Preacher's Wife

THE PREACHER'S WIFE, Whitney Houston, Denzel Washington, 1996

30.Miracle on 34th Street

MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET, Natalie Wood, Edmund Gwenn, 1947

31.White Christmas

The cast of "White Christmas" sings "White Christmas"  for an audience

32.Last Holiday

Queen Latifah as Georgia arrives for a dinner at a table for one

33.Meet Me in St. Louis

Judy Garland performs in the "Meet Me in St. Louis" trailer

34.Edward Scissorhands

Kim embraces Edward in "Edward Scissorhands"

35.The Holiday

Kate Winslet as Iris and Jack Black as Miles chat during a meal

36.The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Brooke Burns and Henry Winkler as Jennifer and Ralph have a heartfelt conversation in "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year"

37.The Santa Clause

Scott and Charlie get ready to deliver presents on Christmas Eve

What are your all-time favorite Christmas movies? Let us know in the comments section below!