Holiday movie classics old and new

POSTED: 09:35 AM PST Dec 21, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Dec 23, 2012 

From "It's a Wonderful Life" to new favorites well on their way to becoming holiday classics, there have been a sleigh-full of notable Christmas movies over the years. Here's 25 of our all-time favorites.

Christmas movies - Gremlins
12 / 25
Warner Bros. Pictures

1984: While it's not a Christmas movie per se, "Gremlins" does start out with a Christmas present, a cute little mogwai named Gizmo, that goes horribly wrong. Soon little green monsters are tearing through the small town of Kingston Falls doing their best to wreck the holidays.