Here is as list of the top 20 family oriented Christmas movies that are appropriate for families to watch.
1. Polar Express -A great movie based on a book where a kid take a magical train to the North Pole on Christmas Eve and strengthens his belief in the spirit of Christmas.
2. A Christmas Story -A fun family movie in which a child (Ralphie) wants a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas.
3. Home Alone series – Kevin gets left behind on accident from a family vacation and ends up defending his home against the Wet Bandits.
4. Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer -The origin story of Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer.
5. How the Grinch Stole Christmas -Both the cartoon and Jim Carrey version were fantastic family Christmas movies based on the popular Dr. Seuss books. The Grinch tries to steal Christmas away from the Who’s down in Whoville.
6. It’s a Wonderful Life – A man gets to see what life would be like without him in this classic holiday movie.
7. Miracle on 34th Street -A department store Santa is taken to trial after admitting he is the real Santa Claus.
8. The Santa Clause movie series -A fun trilogy of movies based on a father who accidently slipped into a contract to be Santa Claus.
9. A Christmas Carol (2009) -The Disney CGI film of 3 ghosts that visit Ebenezer Scrooge the night before Christmas.
10. Mickey’s Christmas Carol -Mickey’s version of “a Christmas Carol”.
11. Jingle all the way -A funny film of a father trying to obtain that “hard to get” toy of the year for his one and only son.
12. Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town -The origin story of Santa Claus.
13. Frosty the Snowman -The origin cartoon movie of how Frosty came to be.
14. Shrek the Halls -Shrek is trying to make this the best Christmas for Fiona. The problem is that he does not know what Christmas is.
15. The Nightmare before Christmas -Creatures from Halloween steal Santa in hopes of experiencing Christmas.
16. A Charlie Brown Christmas -A made for TV short movie where Charlie Brown searches for the true meaning of Christmas.
17. Jack Frost -A father comes back to life and is given a second chance to be with his son as a snowman.
18. Santa Claus: The movie -Another origin move on the beginning of Santa Claus
19. Prancer -A wounded reindeer is found by a girl and is believed to be Prancer.
20. It’s a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie -The Muppets version of “A Christmas Carol”.