101 Free Christmas Movies, Specials, and Videos on the Web

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FullThe holiday season just isn't the same without the classic TV specials, movies, and animated programs that we've come to know and love. Here are over one hundred Christmas movies and videos you can watch for free on the Web. In addition, you can also talk to Santa Claus for free online while watching any of these great films, movies, and animated classics. 

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Full-Length Movies

  • Santa Claus Conquers the Martians: Kids help Santa defeat Martians who threaten to take away Christmas.
  • A Christmas Wish: Abandoned by her husband a few days before Christmas, Martha Evans travels cross-country with the kids in search of work.
  • It's a Wonderful Life: One of the most classic Christmas movies of all time, with Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed.
  • Mystery Science Theater: "Santa Claus": After Mike and the 'bots exchange gifts, they get to watch a movie where Santa Claus has to outwit Satan in order to deliver gifts.
  • Babes in Toyland: Starring the comic duo of Laurel and Hardy.
  • The Great Rupert: A squirrel helps a poor vaudeville family led by Jimmy Durante at Christmas by stealing cash their landlord has stashed in a wall.
  • Christmas with the Kranks: a Hilarious retelling of a classic holiday story. 
  • A Merry Friggin' Christmas: Boyd Mitchler and his family must spend Christmas with his estranged family of misfits. Upon realizing that he left all his son's gifts at home, he hits the road with his dad in an attempt to make the 8-hour round trip before sunrise.

Classic Television Specials

Classic Radio Specials

These are public domain radio specials that are available to listen to via video. 

Holiday Music Videos

Christmas Videos Odds and Ends

Television Specials

Stop-Motion and Puppets

The Nutcracker

Animated Specials