Here’s where to catch your favorite in-flight Christmas movies

Dec 23, 2019

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What’s your all-time favorite Christmas movie? Is it Elf, Love Actually or It’s A Wonderful Life? Or does your taste run a little bit more toward the ironic — Bad Santa, perhaps, or Anna and the Apocalypse?

Related: Here’s what it was like to stay in the “Elf”-themed Christmas suite.

My personal favorite Christmas movie is Die Hard, and I can watch this Bruce Willis classic on board Delta flights this December. So can you, for that matter: Delta recently polled customers again to vote for their favorite holiday flick. The Grinch is this year’s winner, and can be found on in-flight entertainment this season along with a number of other classics.

As reported by USA Today, Delta isn’t the only airline that’s bringing holiday cheer to 39,000 feet. A number of airlines have shared their holiday entertainment lineups online, including Alaska Air, American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest and United.

If you’re a fan of Hallmark Christmas movies, you can watch some of them on board certain flights as well. (If you’re really a fanatic, check out our review of the Christmas Camp at the Phoenician.)

Here’s a list of the holiday goodness you can expect on board:

  • A Bad Mom’s Christmas
  • A Christmas Story
  • A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • Adam Sandler’s Eight Crazy Nights
  • Almost Christmas
  • Arthur Christmas
  • Bad Santa
  • Christmas at Graceland
  • Christmas Next Door
  • Coming Home for Christmas
  • Die Hard
  • Elf
  • Four Christmases
  • Fred Claus
  • Frozen
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker
  • Gremlins
  • Happy New Year, Colin Burstead
  • Home Alone
  • Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
  • Home for the Holidays
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
  • Ice Age
  • It’s Christmas, Eve
  • It’s a Wonderful Life
  • Jack Frost
  • Jingle All the Way
  • Little Fockers
  • Love Actually
  • Miracle on 34th Street
  • National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
  • Switched for Christmas
  • The Best Man Holiday
  • The Family Stone
  • The Holiday
  • The Muppet Christmas Carol
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • The Polar Express
  • The Preacher’s Wife
  • The Santa Clause
  • The Sweetest Christmas
  • White Christmas

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