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Christmas

Movies About the Holiday
Grosses for 1980-Present



RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 52 Will It Snow for Christmas? Zeitgeist $51,950 2 $10,786 2 12/17/97
2 40 The Perfect Holiday Yari Film Group $5,812,781 1,307 $2,283,360 1,307 12/12/07
3 57 Christmas in Wonderland Yari Film Group $689 2 $689 2 1/25/08
4 7 Four Christmases Warner Bros. (New Line) $120,146,040 3,540 $31,069,826 3,310 11/26/08
5 23 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas Warner Bros. (New Line) $35,061,031 2,875 $12,954,142 2,875 11/4/11
6 2 The Polar Express Warner Bros. $183,373,735 3,650 $23,323,463 3,650 11/10/04
7 11 Fred Claus Warner Bros. $72,006,777 3,603 $18,515,473 3,603 11/9/07
8 12 Christmas Vacation Warner Bros. $71,319,526 1,950 $11,750,203 1,744 12/1/89
9 24 Jack Frost Warner Bros. $34,562,556 2,152 $7,104,125 2,152 12/11/98
10 31 Unaccompanied Minors Warner Bros. $16,655,224 2,775 $5,815,474 2,775 12/8/06
11 42 The Nutcracker Warner Bros. $2,119,994 786 $783,721 786 11/24/93
12 43 The Nutcracker Prince Warner Bros. $1,781,694 906 $908,999 906 11/21/90
13 - Christmas in Connecticut Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/20/45
14 1 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Universal $260,044,825 3,256 $55,082,330 3,127 11/17/00
15 13 The Best Man Holiday Universal $70,525,195 2,041 $30,107,555 2,024 11/15/13
16 - A Christmas Carol (1951) United Artists n/a - n/a - 11/28/51
17 27 Santa Claus: The Movie TriStar $23,717,291 1,585 $5,647,160 970 11/27/85
18 53 The Fitzgerald Family Christmas Tribeca Film $50,292 21 $13,800 4 12/7/12
19 18 This Christmas Sony / Screen Gems $49,121,934 1,921 $17,958,183 1,858 11/21/07
20 20 Arthur Christmas Sony / Columbia $46,462,469 3,376 $12,068,931 3,376 11/23/11
21 10 Christmas with the Kranks Sony (Revolution) $73,780,539 3,416 $21,570,867 3,393 11/24/04
22 46 Christmas in the Clouds Slowhand Cinema $279,225 27 $54,920 25 11/4/05
23 - It's a Wonderful Life RKO n/a - n/a - 12/20/46
24 - Holiday Affair RKO n/a - n/a - 11/23/49
25 15 Scrooged Paramount $60,328,558 1,897 $13,027,842 1,262 11/23/88
26 32 All I Want for Christmas Paramount $14,812,144 1,507 $3,645,720 1,507 11/8/91
27 - Holiday Inn Paramount n/a - n/a - 8/4/42
28 - Scrooge (1935) Paramount n/a - n/a - 11/30/35
29 - White Christmas Paramount n/a - n/a - 10/14/54
30 37 Nothing Like the Holidays Overture Films $7,503,736 1,671 $3,531,664 1,671 12/12/08
31 48 Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale Oscilloscope Pictures $236,347 21 $9,281 1 12/3/10
32 29 Prancer Orion Pictures $18,587,135 1,728 $2,914,486 1,713 11/17/89
33 3 Elf New Line $173,398,518 3,381 $31,113,501 3,337 11/7/03
34 21 The Nativity Story New Line $37,629,831 3,083 $7,849,304 3,083 12/1/06
35 - Scrooge (1970) National General n/a - n/a - 11/5/70
36 36 Everybody's Fine Miramax $9,208,876 2,141 $3,852,068 2,133 12/4/09
37 28 A Christmas Story MGM $20,605,209 938 $2,072,473 886 11/18/83
38 - A Christmas Carol (1938) MGM n/a - n/a - 12/16/38
39 17 Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas Lionsgate $52,543,354 2,194 $16,007,634 2,194 12/13/13
40 - Thomas Kinkade's Home for Christmas (formerly The Christmas Cottage) Lionsgate n/a - n/a - N/A
41 49 Santa with Muscles Legacy $220,198 98 $120,932 98 11/8/96
42 44 A Christmas Tale IFC $1,060,922 52 $63,837 7 11/14/08
43 50 The Nutcracker in 3D Freestyle Releasing $195,459 115 $65,944 42 11/24/10
44 38 Black Nativity Fox Searchlight $7,018,189 1,525 $3,669,530 1,516 11/27/13
45 14 Jingle All the Way Fox $60,592,389 2,404 $12,112,267 2,401 11/22/96
46 22 Deck the Halls Fox $35,093,569 3,205 $12,001,256 3,205 11/22/06
47 30 Miracle on 34th Street (1994) Fox $17,320,136 1,255 $2,753,208 1,190 11/18/94
48 39 Trapped in Paradise Fox $6,017,509 1,286 $2,744,653 1,286 12/2/94
49 - Miracle on 34th Street Fox n/a - n/a - 5/2/47
50 51 Station Nord Equinox $171,400 46 $42,433 46 11/8/02
51 41 The Christmas Candle EchoLight Studios $2,258,620 392 $68,655 5 11/15/13
52 35 Surviving Christmas DreamWorks $11,663,156 2,755 $4,441,356 2,750 10/22/04
53 16 Bad Santa Dimension Films $60,060,328 2,540 $12,292,952 2,005 11/26/03
54 4 The Santa Clause Buena Vista $144,833,357 2,388 $19,321,992 2,183 11/11/94
55 5 The Santa Clause 2 Buena Vista $139,236,327 3,352 $29,008,696 3,350 11/1/02
56 6 A Christmas Carol (2009) Buena Vista $137,855,863 3,683 $30,051,075 3,683 11/6/09
57 8 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause Buena Vista $84,500,122 3,458 $19,504,038 3,458 11/3/06
58 9 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas Buena Vista $75,082,668 1,671 $191,232 2 10/15/93
59 19 The Preacher's Wife Buena Vista $48,102,795 2,008 $7,649,752 1,783 12/13/96
60 25 Ernest Saves Christmas Buena Vista $28,202,109 1,640 $5,710,734 1,634 11/11/88
61 26 The Muppet Christmas Carol Buena Vista $27,281,507 2,084 $5,010,109 2,075 12/11/92
62 33 One Magic Christmas Buena Vista $13,677,222 827 $2,662,241 824 11/22/85
63 34 I'll Be Home for Christmas Buena Vista $12,214,338 1,776 $3,898,293 1,759 11/13/98
64 45 Nutcracker: The Motion Picture Atlantic $781,727 597 $351,633 597 11/26/86
65 54 Silent Night Anchor Bay Films $14,567 11 $9,780 11 11/30/12
66 56 All is Bright Anchor Bay Films $4,556 10 $4,556 10 10/4/13
67 55 Christmas at Maxwell's Aloha Releasing $12,781 41 $8,375 41 12/1/06
68 47 Noelle 8X Entertainment $257,868 203 $165,445 203 12/7/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$2,375,457,157----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$41,674,6871,705$9,034,6131,611-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$2,369,860,556----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$56,425,2512,275$12,531,4792,213-



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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Happy Christmas Magn. 7/25/14
Seth Rogen/Joseph Gordon-Levitt X-Mas Movie Sony 12/11/15
Opus: The Last Christmas Wein. TBD
Santapprentice Wein. TBD