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Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town (1970) Rated TV-G

A mailman tells the story of how we got Santa Claus. Based on the song from 1934 by Eddie Cantor. Starring Fred Astaire, Mickey Rooney, and Keenan Wynn. This film is one that should be a tradition every year at … Continue reading

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One Starry Christmas (2014) Rated TV-G

Holly travels by bus to meet her boyfriend for Christmas but along the way, she meets a cowboy. Starring Sarah Carter, Damon Runyan, and Paul Popowich. This is a typical Hallmark Christmas romance film so the script isn’t the best. … Continue reading

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Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (1977) Rated TV-G

An outcast donkey in Roman Judea finds his destiny on the way to Bethlehem. Starring Roger Miller, Brenda Vaccaro, and Paul Frees. This is one of the lesser-known Rankin/Bass productions. Although, it is one of my favorites during the holiday … Continue reading

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Mickey’s Christmas Carol (1983) Rated G

The classic Charles Dickens Christmas Carol is portrayed by classic Disney animated characters. Starring Alan Young, Wayne Allwine, and Hal Smith. This is one of those classics that should be watched every season, especially if you enjoy Dickens’ classic Christmas … Continue reading

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The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974) Rated TV-G

When a weary and tired Santa Claus thinks about canceling Christmas, Mrs. Claus and the elves set out to change his mind. Starring Shirley Booth, Mickey Rooney, and Dick Shawn. This is one of the Rankin/Bass productions that is just … Continue reading

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Perry Como’s Christmas in Paris (1982) Rated NR

Perry Como hosts his Christmas special, featuring music and songs Parisian-style. Starring Perry Como, The Andre Tahon Puppets, and the Boys’ Choir of Notre Dame. I love Perry Como’s specials. This one was filmed in Paris with special guests indicative … Continue reading

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The Engagement Clause (2016) Rated TV-PG

An executive must find herself a husband by Christmas in order to inherit a fortune. Starring Jes Macallan, Coby Ryan McLaughlin, and April Bowlby. This film is more of a romantic comedy than a Christmas romance. The film’s focus is … Continue reading

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A Perfect Christmas (2015) Rated TV-G

Newlyweds prepare to host their first Christmas together, but nothing goes as planned. Starring Susie Abromeit, Dillon Casey, and Erin Gray. While I enjoy that Hallmark occasionally puts out a story with an established couple having to work through problems … Continue reading

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The Town Christmas Forgot (2010) Rated TV-G

A family gets stranded in a small town two days before Christmas and help with the town’s annual Christmas pageant. Starring Lauren Holly, Rick Roberts, and Azer Greco. In a town where broken dreams come to an end, a family … Continue reading

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The Mistletoe Promise (2016) Rated TV-G

A couple who both dislike Christmas sign a contract that would mutually benefit them over the holiday. Starring Jaime King, Luke Macfarlane, and Christie Laing. This is one of Hallmark’s cute romances. It’s not one of their better ones, but … Continue reading

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