Empire - The 30 Best Christmas Movies Ever

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so we’re told, and it wouldn’t be Christmas without the Christmas movies we all know and love, which have become part of everyone’s family tradition over the last few decades. Recently we asked Empire readers to vote for their favourite seasonal films, and here are the results – and there are a few surprises in there. Read on for the results, and Happy Christmas!

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    Die Hard

    1988, in 16 top lists Check
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    Elf

    2003, in 1 top list Check
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    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946, in 26 top lists Check
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    Home Alone

    1990, in 5 top lists Check
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    Scrooged

    1988, in 0 top lists Check
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    Christmas Vacation

    1989 — a.k.a. National Lampoon's Winter Holiday, in 1 top list Check
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    Bad Santa

    2003, in 2 top lists Check
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    The Nightmare Before Christmas

    1993, in 12 top lists Check
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    Love Actually

    2003, in 1 top list Check
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    The Muppet Christmas Carol

    1992, in 1 top list Check
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    A Christmas Story

    1983, in 7 top lists Check
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    Gremlins

    1984, in 3 top lists Check
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    Jingle All the Way

    1996, in 0 top lists Check
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    How the Grinch Stole Christmas

    2000, in 2 top lists Check
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    Miracle on 34th Street

    1947 — a.k.a. The Big Heart, in 6 top lists Check
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    Batman Returns

    1992, in 5 top lists Check
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    The Santa Clause

    1994, in 0 top lists Check
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    The Polar Express

    2004, in 2 top lists Check
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    Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

    1992, in 2 top lists Check
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    Trading Places

    1983, in 2 top lists Check
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    White Christmas

    1954, in 1 top list Check
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    Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

    2005, in 3 top lists Check
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    Mickey's Christmas Carol

    1983, in 0 top lists Check
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    Lethal Weapon

    1987, in 2 top lists Check
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    Edward Scissorhands

    1990, in 8 top lists Check
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    The Snowman

    1982, in 1 top list Check
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    Meet Me in St. Louis

    1944, in 14 top lists Check
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    Brazil

    1985, in 20 top lists Check
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    Rare Exports

    2010, in 1 top list Check
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    A Charlie Brown Christmas

    1965, in 1 top list Check
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Last updated: Dec 28, 2011; source