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The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies

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List of PG-13 Christmas movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 Christmas movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 Christmas movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 Christmas movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 Christmas movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG-13 Christmas movie films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 Christmas movie film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

This list is made up of a variety of movies, including National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation and Scrooged.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best PG-13 Christmas movies?" and "What are the most famous PG-13 Christmas movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new Christmas movies that are rated PG-13. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great Christmas movies rated PG-13, so get out there and start watching.

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    Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell
    Elf is a 2003 American Christmas comedy film directed by Jon Favreau and written by David...  more

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    National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chevy Chase
    National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation is a 1989 Christmas comedy film directed by Jeremiah S....  more

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    Bill Murray, Robert Mitchum
    Scrooged is a 1988 American Christmas comedy film, a modernization of Charles Dickens' A...  more

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  • 4

    Last Christmas

    Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding
    Last Christmas is a 2019 British romantic comedy film directed by Paul Feig. Working as an elf...  more
  • 5

    The Family Man

    Nicolas Cage, Téa Leoni
    The Family Man is a 2000 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Brett Ratner and...  more

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  • 6

    Four Christmases

    Reese Witherspoon, Robert Duvall
    Four Christmases is a Christmas-themed romantic comedy film about a couple visiting all four...  more
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    Nothing like the Holidays

    Debra Messing, Alfred Molina
    Nothing Like the Holidays is a 2008 film about a Puerto Rican family living in the area of...  more
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    The Family Stone

    Rachel McAdams, Sarah Jessica Parker
    The Family Stone is a 2005 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Thomas Bezucha....  more

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  • 9

    This Christmas

    Chris Brown, Idris Elba
    This year, Christmas with the Whitfields promises to be one they will never forget. All the...  more

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  • 10

    Joyeux Noël

    Daniel Brühl, Ian Richardson
    Joyeux Noël is a 2005 French film about the World War I Christmas truce of December 1914,...  more
  • 11

    Trapped in Paradise

    Nicolas Cage, Dana Carvey
    Trapped in Paradise is a 1994 Christmas-themed crime comedy film written and directed by...  more
  • 12

    Surviving Christmas

    Ben Affleck, Jennifer Morrison
    Surviving Christmas is a 2004 comedy film, directed by Mike Mitchell and starring Ben Affleck,...  more
  • 13

    Eight Crazy Nights

    Adam Sandler, Tyra Banks
    Eight Crazy Nights is a 2002 American adult animated musical comedy film directed by Seth...  more
  • 14
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  • 15

    Home for the Holidays

    Robert Downey Jr., Claire Danes
    Home for the Holidays is a 1995 comedy-drama film directed by Jodie Foster and produced by...  more
  • 16

    Just Friends

    Ryan Reynolds, Anna Faris
    Just Friends is a 2005 American romantic comedy and Christmas film directed by Roger Kumble,...  more

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  • 17

    Look Who's Talking Now

    John Travolta, Kirstie Alley
    Look Who's Talking Now is the third and final installment in the film series that began with...  more

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  • 18

    Mixed Nuts

    Adam Sandler, Steve Martin
    Mixed Nuts is a 1994 American Christmas comedy film directed by Nora Ephron, based on the 1982...  more
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    Kate Beckinsale, John Cusack
    Serendipity is a 2001 American romantic comedy film, starring John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale....  more

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    Susan Slept Here

    Debbie Reynolds, Anne Francis
    Susan Slept Here is a 1954 American romantic comedy film starring Dick Powell and Debbie...  more
  • 21

    The Holiday

    Lindsay Lohan, Cameron Diaz
    The Holiday is a 2006 American Christmas-themed romantic comedy film written, produced and...  more

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  • 22

    Tokyo Godfathers

    Akio Ōtsuka, Mamiko Noto
    Tokyo Godfathers is a 2003 anime film directed by Japanese director Satoshi Kon, and...  more

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  • 23

    It Happened One Christmas

    Orson Welles, Cloris Leachman
    It Happened One Christmas is a 1977 made-for-television film starring Marlo Thomas and Wayne...  more
  • 24

    Christmas in Connecticut

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kris Kristofferson
    Christmas in Connecticut is a 1992 comedy tv film directed by Arnold Schwarzenegger....  more
  • 25

    Christmas in Compton

    Eric Roberts, Keith David
    Christmas in Compton is a 2012 comedy film written by Suzanne Broderick, Robert Fedor and...