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These are the top 10 Christmas movies of all time according to the internet

During the holiday period, one of the longest-running debates is what movie to watch at Christmas time. 

While everyone has their own opinion, the internet came together to count down the top 10 Christmas movies, and the results were pretty accurate. 

10. Scrooged

The classic movie from 1988 starring Bill Murray is a favourite of many. 

9. The Santa Clause

The 1994 Christmas movie where Tim Allen gained weight, grew beard and became Santa. 

8. Bad Santa

The dark comedy that shows the not-so-happy side of a mall Santa.

7. The Nightmare Before Christmas

Jack Skellington accidentally stumbles upon Christmastown!

6. Die Hard 

Many argue that Die Hard isn't a Christmas movie but those who do love it! 

5. A Christmas Story

The 1983 American Christmas comedy classic! 

4. Love Actually

The 2003 Christmas-themed romantic comedy is arguably the perfect Christmas love story.

3. It's a Wonderful Life

While many of us in New Zealand won't be familiar, it's an American classic that is always rated highly.

2. Elf

Every year we seem to find our inner-elf as we watch Will Ferrell in this Christmas classic. 

1. Home Alone

It wouldn't feel much like Christmas if we didn't see 8-year-old Kevin McCallister get left behind to fight off intruders.