POC in Primary
Bonus 2nd Romance
Seasonally appropriate name
|Silent Night||Mistletoe||Ice Skating||Cold actors|
Kiss happens early
|1st Kiss time||Kiss notes|
Christmas Tree Lot/Farm
Christmas Light Display/Decoration
Nude Nail Polish
Woman Can't Cook
|A Bride for Christmas||2012||11/4/17||Decorator and, um, money guy?||1|
Annie Claus is Coming to Town
|2011||11/5/17||CA||1||Vivica A. Fox||Santa's daughter on rumspringa and toy store owner||1||x||2|
Dean Cain, Melissa Joan Heart (reporters)
Co-workers for both
Best Christmas Party Ever
"I have to go pay the fire eater"
|The Christmas Cure||2017||11/12/17||LAX->?||1||Patrick Duffy||Contractor and Lady Doctor||1||3|
All in first 5 minutes
Slept together with 47 minutes left
"So many spiders in this garland"
|The Sweetest Christmas||2017||11/12/17||Helen, GA|
Does Lacey Chabert Count
|Gingerbread chef/receptionist and restaurant owner||1||2|
Ralphie the chef and the contest judge
"I have to tell him how I feel...with gingerbread"
|Sleigh Bells Ring||2016||11/17/17|
Mission City, CO
The Pink Ranger
|Mayor's assistant (divorced!) and antique dealer||1||1|
4 kisses, plus "I love you" with 15 minutes left
Erotic sanding scene
Christmas Dance/Come Dance with Me
|Real estate developer and dance instructor||DIVERSITY FAIL||2||x||x||Promotion||x||1:58:43|
Almost kiss at 1:24
Toxic masculinity/main guy plays squash/unnecessary deception/meaningful ornament
|A Song for Christmas||2017||11/23/2017||Virginia|
Country music singer and aspiring songwriter slash failing tree farm scion
Almost kiss at 1:13; also 1:54:50, 1:57:33
"A really healthy, perfectly balanced meal is a cookie in each hand."
The Nine Lives of Christmas
Brandon Routh, Gregory Harrison
|Firefighter and vet student/pet store employee||4|
Prof, firefighter, Asian best friend, Latina co-worker
"I don't trust a woman who doesn't like cats."
|All I Want For Christmas||2013||11/23/2017||San Francisco||2|
Tom Arnold, Martin Klebba
|Advertising VP and corporate fixer||1||1|
Ally, not until 1:14
|A Very Merry Mix Up||2013||11/23/2017||NYC|
Does Alicia Witt count
|Family antique store owner and furniture maker||1||Asian doctor||1||x||x||1:55:42|
"Alice will do anything I tell her to do"/While You Were Sleeping analog
|Love You Like Christmas||2016||11/23/2017|
Marketing exec who hates flying and family christmas tree farmer in danger of losing his farm
Diner cook, assistant
Christmas Valley, founded by Jeremy Christmas; Holly
almost 55:15; 1:41:57; 1:42:25; 1:58:14
The Flight Before Christmas
Mayim Bialik, Family Matters coupl
Former roommate, airport staff, innkeepers
Finishes up on NYE; both a Star of David cookie and a mention of Hebrew school and "meddling Jewish mother"
|Christmas Incorporated||2015||11/24/2017||NYC->NH||Personal assistant and whiny young CEO||2||2||x||x||x||x||1:59:50||x||x|
"Nothing is impossible at Christmastime!" "I've seen the way you look at her."
|One Starry Christmas||2014||11/24/2017||Chicago->NYC|
Astronomy ABD and rodeo guy who has named his saddle and plays harmonica
ON THE HARMONICA
"You get on the bronc, and it's like a vision quest." "Monday is a day on the calendar. Christmas is Christmas."
Somewhere with mountains
|Alicia Witt||Fashion VP and construction worker||1||1|
Asian assitant at beginning and then nothing
"It's not that kind of bucket list!"; based on a novel
Wrapped Up in Christmas
Salt Lake City masquerading as Denver or somewhere
Mall operations leasing manager and street painter/former lawyer
|Christmas Festival of Ice||2017||12/9/2017||Westford, NH||1||Wendy Crewson|
Tree lot/farm owner and aspiring lawyer completely obsessed with the cancelled ice sculpture competition
A store owner with two lines (FAIL)
"Thanks for letting me chip." "You have no idea how enchanting you look with a saw in your hand." "Ice sculpting has always been a part of who I am. And now I need it to help me decide who I'm gonna be."
|A Wish for Christmas||2016||12/10/2017|
Chicago->Seattle->the countryside of WA
Does Lacey Chabert count
|Junior web designer and CEO||1||4|
MC at party, carolers, receptionist
"I was a girl scount for seven consecutive years...and knots were my favorite!"
|A Gift to Remember||2017||Philadelphia||Bookstore employee and amnesiac art teacher||x||3|
Store employee, lanadlady, nurse
"You have the most important qualification: you love books!" "I don't like that word, 'paperless,' it's not a world I wanna live in."
|Snowed Inn Christmas||2017||NYC->Indiana||Reporters||4|
Boss lady, ticket counter lady, his sister's husband and his neice
Santa Claus, IN/Chris/Carol/Rudolph the car
"One more person tells me to wish for a Christmas miracle, I'm gonna lose it." "I've always admired Georgian homes, you know. They're so symmetrical and balanced."
NYC with Trolley Square in it
Owner of The Christmas Shop, a family business, and real estate broker
Employee, record store guy, elderly guy, kid
No needless deception, he tells her right away that his firm is going to be destroying her business.
|12 Men of Christmas||2009||12/22/2017||NYC->Montana||3|
Kristen Chenoweth, Anna Chlumsky, Josh Hopkins
|PR guru and volunteer firefighter/sporting goods store owner||x||1||Receptionist||1:22:09|
ACTUAL SEX (IMPLIED)
"You'll be back before you've finished unpacking your purses!"
|Kristin's Christmas Past||2013||12/22/2017|
Judd Nelson, Elizabeth Mitchell, Unreal Lady
Convenience store clerk/magical dude?
[wind, echoes]; Tim's Cascade chips in bodega; her guy best friend is the love interest
|Looks Like Christmas||2016||12/22/2017||1||Anne Heche||Real estate agent and library demolition project manager||3|
Boss lady, other corporate lady, study girl
1:58:44; epilogue where they get married
"We need that library torn down by Christmas."; Starts on Thanksgiving; Anne Heche has an ex-husband
Last Chance for Christmas
North Pole->Buckley Falls, AK
Older doctor from Hart of Dixie
|Santa's stable hand and a reindeer farmer||1||1||Bank manager||x||x||x||1:57:35|
Several near misses in the first hour; 2:00:00 AM
Cutthroat Mrs. Claus; evil corporation wants to turn the town into "a potential winter wonderland"
|Farewell Mr. Kringle||2010||12/26/2017|
Mistletoe, Northern CA
Christine Taylor, Vivica A. Fox
Jaded reporter at a "family magazine" and an inn owner/former divorce lawyer
Mayor and her boss
Mistletoe/St. Nick Cafe
Dec 1st Kris Kringle emerges from his house and drives his convertible downtown; she keeps referring to him by his dead name and talking about him "playing Santa"
|My Christmas Prince||2017||12/28/2017||NYC->Wyoming||2|
Marina Sirtis, Parker Stevenson
|Teacher(?) and prince of Madelvia||x||2|
Leanne, Gwen at jewelry store
1:40:04 (short running time); they were together before the movie started
Video chatting with royals
Brooke Burns, Tom Everett Scott
|Flight attendant and columnist||1||DIVERSITY FAIL||3||x||x||x||x||1:59:28||x||x||x|
"Actually" is every third word; massive Christmas shaming; Cutting Edge backstory
San Francisco->Pine Grove
|Travel writer and beardy lawyer with curled hair||1||4|
Her editor, Pop, store helper, gingerbread emcee
Mining your love interest for story inspiration; cabin-sharing shenanigans; "Are you familiar with Swedish Christmas porridge?"
|Christmas in Evergreen||2017||12/31/2017||Vermont||1|
Holly Robinson Peete
|Vet and doctor||1||3|
Christmas festival organizer, friend, friend's love interest
Jersey cow gives birth to Holstein calf
|All About Christmas Eve||2012||12/31/2017||NYC->LA||4|
Haylie Duff, Patrick Muldoon, Connie Sellecca, Diana Degarmo
|Party planner and "tech stuff" guy||3|
Lila, Drag queens!!!
"I told you that a Christmas-themed bar mitzvah would never work"; #chuckstravaganza; Sliding Doors scenario with alternate lives
|A Rose for Christmas||2017||1/1/2018||Pasadena|
Art teacher/family float company rep and "business isn't about popularity" Business Guy
Eric the student, doctor, former Rose Queen, decorator
Enters her art into an auction without her permission; they give each other NY resolutions
|Once Upon a Holiday||2015||12/31/2017||NYC||Princess of Montsurai and possibly gay contractor||2|
Less than five minutes of screen time
|Finding Santa||2017||12/31/2017||Green River, CT||1||Jodie Sweetin|
Owner of family Christmas speciality store and scion of santa-playing family/would-be-novelist/uber driver
Leslie Mitchell, producer, and a singer
kiss and proposal 11 months later at 1:59:26
Their book only takes 11 months to be released (2nd printing); his book is "kind of like The Outsiders, but with zombies"
|With Love, Christmas||2017||12/31/2017||Stamford, CT||Ad executives||1||3|
Evergreen CEO, co-worker, receptionist (total screen time >5 min)
Secret Santas texting back and forth; "The only thing magical about Christmas is the sales numbers."
Divorced lawyer who does not know who Galileo is and a tutor/popup restaurant owner
Business partner, boss
1:55:56; 1:57:45; 1:59:12
Starts 20 years ago, based on a book by Karen Kingsbury