Top 25 Highest-Grossing Christmas Movies

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 5 days ago

Get ready for the holidays with a look at the top 25 highest-grossing Christmas movies to date. How many have you seen? (Updated 12/06/2018)

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This Christmas (2007)

25. This Christmas (2007)

Domestic Total Gross: $49,121,934

Opening Weekend: $17,958,183

Tagline: You can't exchange family.

2
Keira Knightley and Mackenzie Foy in The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018)

24. The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018)

Domestic Total Gross: $51,195,060

Opening Weekend: $20,352,491

Tagline: Let the mystery unfold.

3
Tyler Perry in A Madea Christmas (2013)

23. A Madea Christmas (2013)

Domestic Total Gross: $52,543,354

Opening Weekend: $16,007,634

Tagline: This little fool thinks she's getting a damn pony.

4
Kate McKinnon and T.J. Miller in Office Christmas Party (2016)

22. Office Christmas Party (2016)

Domestic Total Gross: $54,767,494

Opening Weekend: $17,500,000

Tagline: Party like your job depends on it.

5
Billy Bob Thornton, Bernie Mac, and Tony Cox in Bad Santa (2003)

21. Bad Santa (2003)

Domestic Total Gross: $60,060,328

Opening Weekend: $12,292,952

Tagline: He's very naughty ... and not very nice.

6
Bill Murray and David Johansen in Scrooged (1988)

20. Scrooged (1988)

Domestic Total Gross: $60,328,558

Opening Weekend: $13,027,842

Tagline: Bill Murray is back among the ghosts. Only this time, it's three against one.

7
Arnold Schwarzenegger in Jingle All the Way (1996)

19. Jingle All the Way (1996)

Domestic Total Gross: $60,592,389

Opening Weekend: $12,112,267

Tagline: Two dads, One toy, No prisoners.

8
Morris Chestnut, Taye Diggs, Terrence Howard, and Harold Perrineau in The Best Man Holiday (2013)

18. The Best Man Holiday (2013)

Domestic Total Gross: $70,525,195

Opening Weekend: $30,107,555

Tagline: Times change. Friendship doesn't.

9
Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Diane Ladd, Doris Roberts, E.G. Marshall, and John Randolph in National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

17. National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

Domestic Total Gross: $71,319,526

Opening Weekend: $11,750,203

Tagline: Yule crack up!

10
Vince Vaughn in Fred Claus (2007)

16. Fred Claus (2007)

Domestic Total Gross: $72,006,777

Opening Weekend: $18,515,473

Tagline: Everybody has that one relative who can't help but cause problems over the holidays. Even Santa.

11
Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn, and Phil Pierce in A Bad Moms Christmas (2017)

15. A Bad Moms Christmas (2017)

Domestic Total Gross: $72,110,659

Opening Weekend: $16,759,161

Tagline:Celebrate the holidays like a mother.

12
Tim Allen in Christmas with the Kranks (2004)

14. Christmas with the Kranks (2004)

Domestic Total Gross: $73,780,539

Opening Weekend: $21,570,867

Tagline: Their Christmas will turn the town upside down!

13
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

13. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

Domestic Total Gross: $75,082,668

Opening Weekend: $191,232

Tagline: A ghoulish tale with wicked humor and stunning animation.

14
Ann-Margret, Tim Allen, Judge Reinhold, Martin Short, and Elizabeth Mitchell in The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)

12. The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)

Domestic Total Gross: $84,500,122

Opening Weekend: $19,504,038

Tagline: His time at the North Pole is about to go South.

15
Mel Gibson, Mark Wahlberg, John Lithgow, and Will Ferrell in Daddy's Home Two (2017)

11. Daddy's Home 2 (2017)

Domestic Total Gross: $91,159,459

Opening Weekend: $29,651,193

Tagline: More Daddies. More Problems.

16
Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon in Four Christmases (2008)

10. Four Christmases (2008)

Domestic Total Gross: $120,146,040

Opening Weekend: $31,069,826

Tagline: His father, her mother, his mother and her father all in one day.

17
Jim Carrey in A Christmas Carol (2009)

9. A Christmas Carol (2009)

Domestic Total Gross: $137,855,863

Opening Weekend: $30,051,075

Tagline: Ready for Christmas? Neither is Scrooge. But it only takes one night to change your life.

18
Tim Allen in The Santa Clause 2 (2002)

8. The Santa Clause 2 (2002)

Domestic Total Gross: $139,236,327

Opening Weekend: $29,008,696

Tagline: What's Christmas fun without some reindeer games?

19
Tim Allen in The Santa Clause (1994)

7. The Santa Clause (1994)

Domestic Total Gross: $144,833,357

Opening Weekend: $19,321,992

Tagline: What if your dad was Santa Claus?

20
Will Ferrell, Kristian Ayre, Peter Billingsley, and David Avalon in Elf (2003)

6. Elf (2003)

Domestic Total Gross: $173,398,518

Opening Weekend: $31,113,501

Tagline: This holiday, discover your inner elf.

21
Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, and Daniel Stern in Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)

5. Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)

Domestic Total Gross: $173,585,516

Opening Weekend: $31,126,882

Tagline: First, he was home alone, now he's lost in New York

22
Tom Hanks, Daryl Sabara, and Josh Hutcherson in The Polar Express (2004)

4. The Polar Express (2004)

Domestic Total Gross: $185,538,031

Opening Weekend: $23,323,463

Tagline: Journey beyond your imagination.

23
Benedict Cumberbatch in The Grinch (2018)

3. The Grinch (2018)

Domestic Total Gross: $204,576,230

Opening Weekend: $67,572,855

Tagline: It's never too early to be annoyed by Christmas.

24
Jim Carrey and Taylor Momsen in How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

2. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Domestic Total Gross: $260,044,825

Opening Weekend: $55,082,330

Tagline: You're a mean one, Mr. Grinch!

25
Macaulay Culkin and Joe Pesci in Home Alone (1990)

1. Home Alone (1990)

Domestic Total Gross: $285,761,243

Opening Weekend: $17,081,997

Tagline: When the McCallisters went on holiday they forgot one minor detail... Kevin.