The Christmas tree is in the living room, and the family is all gathered about, there is nothing better on a Christmas night than a great Christmas movie. Choose from timeless classics such as "It's A Wonderful Life" and "Miracle on 34th Street" to animated treats "The Nightmare Before Christmas" and "The Snowman" and contemporary favourites "A Christmas Story" and "The Santa Clause". The films in this collection are designed to fill you with the spirit of christmas, peace, love, goodwill to all men, but mostly make you feel Christmassy.... Pictured: Jimmy Stewart surrounded by loved ones in 'It's A Wonderful Life'.

Doctor Who: The Next Doctor (2008 Christmas Special) ( Blu-ray ) (2008)

Director: Andy Goddard
Starring: David Tennant, David Morrissey

Christmas Eve, 1851, and the Cybermen stalk the snow of Victorian London. When the Doctor arrives and starts to investigate a spate of mysterious deat... Read more

Doctor Who: The Return of Doctor Mysterio (2016 Christmas Special) (2016)

Director: Ed Bazalgette
Starring: Peter Capaldi, Charity Wakefield, Matt Lucas, Justin Chatwin

The Doctor returns for an epic Christmas adventure. With brain-swapping aliens poised to attack New York, the fearless Time Lord teams up with an i... Read more

Doctor Who: Twice Upon A Time (2017 Christmas Special) (2017)

Starring: David Bradley, Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie

The magical final chapter of the Twelfth Doctor's (Peter Capaldi) journey sees the Time Lord team up with his former self, the first ever Doctor (Davi... Read more

Downton Abbey: Christmas at Downton Abbey (Christmas Special 2011) (2011)

Starring: Hugh Bonneville, Maggie Smith

Or: Christmas Special 2011. Originally screened between Seasons 2 and 3 is this Christmas Special in which Downton Abbey is hosting a lavish Christmas... Read more

Dr Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Director: Ron Howard
Starring: Bill Irwin, Christine Baranski, Jeffrey Tambor, Jim Carrey, Clint Howard, Molly...

Aka "The Grinch". The beloved children's author Dr Seuss' tale is transformed into a frenetic big-screen fantasy thanks to director Ron Howard and st... Read more

Dr Seuss: How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1966)

Director: Chuck Jones
Starring: Horton, Grinch

The grouchy Grinch tries to stop Christmas from comming in this whimsical, animated fantasy. Both hilarious and heartwarming, this offbeat classic del... Read more

Elf (2003)

Director: Jon Favreau
Starring: Edward Asner, James Caan, Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell, Bob Newhart, Mary Steen...

Once upon a Christmas Eve, an orphan baby crawled into Santa's bag of gifts and was taken to the North Pole. Raised by Papa Elf, Buddy comes to realis... Read more

Family Guy: Happy Freakin' Christmas (2004)

Starring: Voices Of, Seth MacFarlane, Seth Green, Alex Borstein, Mila Kunis

Join the horrifying Griffin family for 'A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas' and 'Da Boom!', along with a 'Best of Stewie' featurette, exclus... Read more

Gavin and Stacey: Christmas Special (2009)

Director: Christine Gernon
Starring: Alison Steadman, Larry Lamb, James Corden, Joanna Page, Steffan Rhodri, Matthew...

It's Christmas time and the Welsh contingent have been invited to celebrate the festive season with the Shipmans. Mick has an enormous turkey soaking... Read more

Gremlins (1984)

Director: Joe Dante
Starring: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton

A young man tries to save his small town from complete destruction as director Joe Dante provides the Grinch's version of 'It's a Wonderful Life' in w... Read more