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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.

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Did you know that Danny Boyle and Richard Donner have both directed Christmas movie PG-13 movies?

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Elf is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
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Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell, Peter Dinklage
Elf is a 2003 American Christmas comedy film directed by Jon Favreau and written by David Berenbaum. It stars Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart, Ed Asner, and Zooey Deschanel. It was ...more

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National Lampoon's Chris... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chevy Chase, Juliette Lewis
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation is a 1989 Christmas comedy film directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik. It is the third installment in National Lampoon's Vacation film series, and was written by ...more

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Last Christmas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Last Christmas
Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Emma Thompson
Last Christmas is a 2019 British romantic comedy film directed by Paul Feig. Working as an elf in a Christmas shop, a woman (Emilia Clarke) encounters a man (Henry Golding) who may be exactly ...more
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Scrooged is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Bill Murray, Robert Mitchum, Miles Davis
Scrooged is a 1988 American Christmas comedy film, a modernization of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. The film was produced and directed by Richard Donner, and the cinematography was by ...more

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Tokyo Godfathers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Akio Ōtsuka, Mamiko Noto, Toru Emori
Tokyo Godfathers is a 2003 anime film directed by Japanese director Satoshi Kon, and co-directed by Shōgo Furuya. Tokyo Godfathers was the third animated movie directed by Kon and the second ...more

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This Christmas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Chris Brown, Idris Elba, Jessica Stroup
This year, Christmas with the Whitfields promises to be one they will never forget. All the siblings have come home for the first time in years and they've brought plenty of baggage with them. ...more

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Joyeux Noël is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Daniel Brühl, Ian Richardson, Guillaume Canet
Joyeux Noël is a 2005 French film about the World War I Christmas truce of December 1914, depicted through the eyes of French, Scottish and German soldiers. It was written and directed by ...more
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Four Christmases is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Reese Witherspoon, Robert Duvall, Vince Vaughn
Four Christmases is a Christmas-themed romantic comedy film about a couple visiting all four of their divorced parents' homes on Christmas Day. The film is produced by Spyglass Entertainment ...more
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The Family Man is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Nicolas Cage, Téa Leoni, Don Cheadle
The Family Man is a 2000 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Brett Ratner and starring Nicolas Cage and Téa Leoni. Cage's production company, Saturn Films, helped produce the ...more

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The Family Stone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Rachel McAdams, Sarah Jessica Parker, Claire Danes
The Family Stone is a 2005 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Thomas Bezucha. Produced by Michael London and distributed by 20th Century Fox, it stars an ensemble cast, including ...more

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Nothing like the Holiday... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Debra Messing, Alfred Molina, John Leguizamo
Nothing Like the Holidays is a 2008 film about a Puerto Rican family living in the area of Humboldt Park in Chicago facing what may be their last Christmas together. It is directed by Alfredo De ...more
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Trapped in Paradise is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Nicolas Cage, Dana Carvey, Jon Lovitz
Trapped in Paradise is a 1994 Christmas-themed crime comedy film written and directed by George Gallo, and starring Nicolas Cage, Jon Lovitz, and Dana Carvey.
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Eight Crazy Nights is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Adam Sandler, Tyra Banks, Rob Schneider
Eight Crazy Nights is a 2002 American adult animated musical comedy film directed by Seth Kearsley and produced, co-written by and starring Adam Sandler, in his first voice-acting role. Unlike ...more

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Surviving Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies
Surviving Christmas
Ben Affleck, Jennifer Morrison, Christina Applegate
Surviving Christmas is a 2004 comedy film, directed by Mike Mitchell and starring Ben Affleck, James Gandolfini, Christina Applegate and Catherine O'Hara. Despite being a Christmas movie, ...more