When you're done shopping and wrapping, there's nothing better to do than pour some eggnog and watch the Christmas movies on the television. Like most years, there's isn't a problem in finding movie options for you and the family.
According to TV Guide, the following movies will be shown on Sunday, Dec. 24, including the annual TBS 24-hour marathon of A Christmas Story, starting at 8 p.m. and running until Christmas Day. At 2:15 p,m., the Freeform Network will be running The Polar Express, followed by National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation at 4:25 p.m., Dr. Suess' How the Grinch Stole Christmas at 6:35 p.m. and Elf at 9:15 p.m. TCM will be showing Christmas in Connecticut at 4 p.m., while It's a Wonderful Life will be on NBC at 8 p.m.
In between unwrapping presents, there will be a full lineup on Monday, Dec. 25, as the Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration will be on ABC at 10 a.m, while Scrooge in on TCM at 10:30 a.m. and The Nightmare Before Christmas in on Freedom at 11 a.m. in the afternoon, The Santa Clause will be on Freeform at 4:45 p.m., The Shop Around the Corner, TCM at 6 p.m.. Elf on Freeform at 6:45 p.m., When the Heart Calls: The Christmas Wishing Tree is on Hallmark at 8 p.m. and National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation on Freedom at 8:50 p.m.
Fun fact about National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, according to the Art of Being Cheap. Clark Griswold would have spent $2,242.50 on Christmas Lights.
If you want to get into the New Year's spirit, ABC will be broadcasting a double feature on Dec. 26 at 8 p.m. with Happy New Year, Charlie Brown, followed Rudolph's Shiny New Year at 9 p.m.