FIVE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT MOVIES
Wth Christmas being such a magical holiday, many wonderful Christmas family movies have been made over the years. Here is a list of of 10 of the greatest Christmas movies and specials that are sure to be hits with the kiddos!
1.) 'The Polar Express' (2004)
Based on the beloved classic children's book "The Polar Express" has little dialogue but uses beautiful imagery. The whimsical animated film about a young boy taking an enchanted train ride to the North Pole highlights the power of believing in magic!
2.) 'Mickey's Christmas Carol'
In this half an hour short and sweet delightful rendition of the classic story, Disney characters take on the roles. Scrooge McDuck is a great lesson on Christmas compassion!
3.) Miracle On 34th Street (1947)
This heartwarming Christmas movie was filmed over 70 years ago is truly a Christmas classic. The plot has “Kris Kringle” the real Santa Claus, getting hired to play himself at the world's largest Macy's Department Store in New York City. Here he finds himself in a situation where he must convince an unbelieving little girl—that he is the real Santa.
4.) Arthur Christmas (2011)
A Christmas underdog film! At this high tech North Pole - highly trained team of elves to take care of Christmas business, but when one gift is left behind it's up to Santa's hapless son, Arthur, to make sure no kid goes without a present.
5.) Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas (1977)
For those animal loving kiddos, surprise them with this unique film featuring singing woodland creature puppets created by Jim Henson and great songs!