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The holidays are in full swing, and it’s the perfect time of year to rock out to a great Christmas flick! The on-air staff at WRIF shared some of their picks below! And, yes, “Die Hard” is a Christmas movie.

Meltdown

National Lampoons Christmas Vacation

The Ref

A Christmas Story

Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas

Jade

Home Alone 1 & 2

Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas

Claymation version of Rudolf The Red Nose Reindeer

Chuck the Freak

Scrooged (1988)

Gremlins

How the grinch stole Christmas cartoon.

Screamin’ Scott

“My all-time favorite is the movie from the twilight zone series, The Night of the Meek. It features Art Carney from The Honeymooners fame as Mall Santa Claus trying to make people happy.”

Also: Scrooged with Bill Murray

The Original. Miracle on 34th Street with Natalie Wood

Steve Black

The Ref

Planes Trains & Automobiles

Charlie Brown Christmas

Die Hard

Al Beck

Miracle on 34th Street

Holiday Inn

It’s a Wonderful Life

Andy Green

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Gremlins

Scrooged

Lisa Way

It’s a Wonderful Life

Love Actually

A Christmas Story

James Campbell

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

The Santa Clause

Jingle All The Way

Dave Hunter

It’s a Wonderful Life

Elf

Home Alone

Chuck Bean

Better Watch Out(2016)

Scrooged (1988)

Ghostbusters 2 (technically a New Years movie.)

Better Watch Out (2016) - IMDb

Better Watch Out: Directed by Chris Peckover. With Olivia DeJonge, Levi Miller, Ed Oxenbould, Aleks Mikic. On a quiet suburban street, a babysitter must defend a twelve-year-old boy from intruders, only to discover it's far from a normal home invasion.

Jonel

Elf

Batman Returns (If it can be argued that Die Hard is an Xmas movie, then Batman Returns fits the bill, too.)

National Lampoons Christmas Vacation

Aimee

Bad Santa

A Christmas Story

It’s a Wonderful Life

Anne Erickson

A December Bride (Hallmark movie. I promise, it’s SO good!)

Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas

Charlie Brown Christmas special

Tim Burtons A Nightmare Before Christmas Movie Stills (Honestly, this isn’t really my favorite Christmas movie, but it totally has to go on this list, and since nobody else has it, I had to include it!)

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Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at erickson@WRIF.com, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson!