America's Favorite Movies For Thanksgiving And Christmas

Pressed for what to watch this holiday season? Fandango surveyed more than 1,000 film fans between the ages 18 and 34 during the first two weeks of November to find out which holiday movies folks are watching at home the most… and we have the results.

When it comes to Thanksgiving, “Knives Out” starring Chris Evans was voted the most popular. Of course, Christmas is coming up, too, and there’s plenty of iconic on-screen Santa Clauses to choose from… but folks like Tim Allen in “The Santa Clause” the best. As for the ultimate family-friendly holiday movie? “Home Alone” starring Macauley Culkin.

Top Movies to Watch for Thanksgiving

“Knives Out”

“Addams Family Values”

“Planes, Trains, and Automobiles”

“Fantastic Mr. Fox”

“Home for the Holidays”

Favorite Family-Friendly Holiday Movies

“Home Alone”


“The Santa Clause”

“Home Alone 2: Lost in New York”

“Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2002)

Favorite Unconventional Christmas Movies

“Die Hard”

“Edward Scissorhands”


“Bad Moms Christmas”

“Bad Santa”

Favorite Holiday Movie Villains

Harry and Marv (Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern), “Home Alone”

Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman), “Die Hard”

Mr. Potter (Lionel Barrymore), “It's a Wonderful Life”

The Grinch (Jim Carrey), “Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas”

Oogie Boogie (Ken Ross), “The Nightmare Before Christmas”

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