A look at this year's holiday TV shows. 

Dec. 1



•A Bride for Christmas (N) (2012) Hallmark



•A Dennis the Menace Christmas (2007) ABC Family



•Elf (2003) ABC Family



•The Family Man (2000) ABC Family



•It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) NBC



•Jack Frost (1998) ABC Family



•Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas (1999) ABC Family 



•Miracle on 34th Street (1994) ABC Family



•Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish (1998) ABC Family



Dec. 2



•The Christmas Heart (N) (2012) Hallmark



•A Dog Named Christmas (2009) Hallmark



•Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) ABC Family



•Finding Mrs. Claus (N) (2012) Lifetime



• I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2001) ABC Family



•Jingle & Bell’s Christmas Star (SP) (2012) Hallmark



•Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas (2004) ABC Family



• The Search for Santa Paws (2010) ABC Family



• Snowglobe (2007) ABC Family



Dec. 3



• Blake Shelton’s Not So Family Christmas (N) (SP) NBC



•National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989) ABC Family



•Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (SP) (2002) ABC Family



•Rudolph’s Shiny New Year (SP) (1976) ABC Family



• ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas (SP) (1974) ABC Family



Dec. 4



•Eloise at Christmastime (2003) Hallmark 


•Fred Claus (2007) ABC Family 


• Frosty’s Winter Wonderland (SP) (1976) ABC Family 


•Mickey’s Christmas Carol (SP) (1983) ABC Family 


• Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (SP (1964) CBS 


•Winnie the Pooh and Christmas Too! (SP) (1991) ABC Family



Dec. 5



•Home Alone (1990) ABC Family 


•The Polar Express (2004) ABC Family



Dec. 6



•Disney’s A Christmas Carol (2009) ABC Family 


•Rudolph and Frosty’s Christmas in July (1980) ABC Family



Dec. 7



• The Santa Clause (1994) ABC Family 


•The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006) ABC Family



Dec. 8



•The American Giving Awards (N) (SP) NBC



•Come Dance With Me (N) (2012) Hallmark



• The Flight Before Christmas (2008) CBS 


• Frosty Returns (SP) (1995) CBS 


• Frosty the Snowman (SP) (1969) CBS 


• Holly’s Holiday (N) (2012) Lifetime



• White House Christmas 2012 (N) (SP) HGTV



• White House Christmas: Through the Years (N) (SP) HGTV



Dec. 9



•All About Christmas Eve (N) (2012) Lifetime



• Christmas With Holly (N) (2012) ABC 


• Help for the Holidays (N) (2012) Hallmark 


• Holiday in Handcuffs (2007) ABC Family 


•It’s a SpongeBob Christmas! (SP) (2012) Nickelodeon 


•The Mistle-Tones (N) (2012) ABC Family 


• Santa Baby (2006) ABC Family 


• Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe (2009) ABC Family



Dec. 10



•Jack Frost (SP) (1979) ABC Family 


• Michael Bublé: Home for the Holidays (N) (SP) NBC 


• A Miser Brothers’ Christmas (SP) (2008) ABC Family 


•The Year Without a Santa Claus (SP) (1974) ABC Family



Dec. 11



• Home Alone: The Holiday Heist (2012) ABC Family 


• A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (SP) (2008) The CW



Dec. 12



• Chasing Christmas (2005) ABC Family



Dec. 13



• Christmas in the White House (N) (SP) NBC 


•Deck the Halls (2006) FX



Dec. 14



•The Elf on the Shelf: An Elf’s Story (SP) (2011) CBS 


•Prancer Returns (2001) The CW 


•Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town (SP) (1970) ABC Family 


•Yes, Virginia (SP) (2011) CBS



Dec. 15



•Baby’s First Christmas (N) (2012) Hallmark 


•Celebrity Holiday Homes (N) (SP) HGTV 


•Little Drummer Boy (SP) (1968) ABC Family 


• Little Drummer Boy: Book II (SP) (1976) ABC Family 


•Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (SP) (1977) ABC Family 


•Pinocchio’s Christmas (SP) (1980) ABC Family 


• The Real St. Nick (N) (2012) Lifetime



Dec. 16



•Carol for Another Christmas (1964) TCM 


•A Christmas Carol (1951) TCM



•Merry-In-Laws (N) (2012) Lifetime 


•Royal Pains: Off-Season Greetings (N) USA Network



Dec. 17



•DreamWorks Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (N) (SP) Fox 


• Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas (SP) (2011) Fox



Dec. 18



• A Charlie Brown Christmas (SP) (2010) ABC 


•A Christmas Carol (1984) AMC 


• Disney Prep & Landing (SP) (2009) ABC Family 


•It’s a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002) The CW 


• Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice (SP) (2011) ABC Family



Dec. 19



•Hoops & Yoyo Ruin Christmas (SP) (2011) Hallmark 


•Noel (2004) The CW 


• White Christmas (1954) AMC



Dec. 20



•Christmas Caper (2007) ABC Family 


•CMA Country Christmas (N) (SP) ABC 


•Holiday Affair (1949) TCM 


• I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown! (SP) (2003) ABC



Dec. 21



• Christmas in Washington 2012 (N) (SP) TNT 


• Four Christmases (2008) TNT 


• Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (SP) (2000) The CW 


• The Happy Elf (SP) (2005) The CW



Dec. 22



•A Chipmunk Christmas (SP) ABC Family 


•Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol (1962) NBC



Dec. 23



•The Bishop’s Wife (1947) TCM



Dec. 24



•A Christmas Story (1983) TBS 


•The Christmas Eve Mass From St. Peter’s Basilica (N) (SP) NBC 


•Christmas Is Here Again (2007) The CW 


•It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) NBC 


•Prancer (1986) AMC 


•The Santa Clause 2 (2004) ABC Family 


• Shrek the Halls (SP) (2007) ABC



Dec. 25



• Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade (N) (SP) ABC 


•Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (SP) (1966) ABC 


• Doctor Who Christmas Special (SP) (N) BBC America 


•King of Kings (1961) TCM