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A Definitive List Of The Most Popular Christmas Movies In Every State Across The Country

It's the most wonderful time of the year when we get to wrap ourselves up in a blanket and re-watch all of our favorite holiday movies. Although we all have different tastes, when it comes to Christmas films there are certain classics that we can all agree are simply great.

Every year, analyzes Google Trends and AMC's top 20 Christmas movies to determine which Christmas-themed films are the most popular across the United States.

This year's analysis showed that Home Alone, Elf, and National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation are the leading the popularity pack, however classics like Scrooged and Miracle on 34th Street are right behind them. Unfortunately, not all of our favorite made the cut, but there are still some fantastic picks on the list.

Here are the most popular Christmas movies in every state:

Christmas In Connecticut (1945)


State: Connecticut

It's A Wonderful Life (1946)

The Red List

State: Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas & New York

Miracle on 34th Street (1947)

The Athena Cinema

State: Alaska, Delaware & Maryland

White Christmas (1954)

State: Vermont

Rudolf The Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964)


State: Maine

A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)


State: Kentucky, North Carolina & South Carolina

Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)

State: Wyoming

Frosty the Snowman (1969)

Pop Curious

State: Montana

A Christmas Story (1983)

Life & Style

State: Utah

A Christmas Carol (1984)

State: South Dakota

Scrooged (1988)


State: Colorado, Hawaii, New Hampshire & Washington

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)


State: Alabama, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska & Tennessee

Haven't seen your state yet? The list doesn't end here...

Home Alone (1990)


State: District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Minnesota, North Dakota, Oregon, Texas & Virginia

The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

State: Arizona, California, Nevada & New Mexico

The Santa Clause (1994)


State: Idaho

How The Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment

State: Mississippi

Elf (2003)

State: Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island & Wisconsin

Bad Santa (2003)

That Film Guy

State: West Virginia

Did your favorite make the list? Let us know!