Image #: 904522    "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," the longest-running holiday special in television history, celebrates its 40th anniversary broadcast on Wednesday, December 1, 2004.   CBS  /Landov
Image #: 904522 "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," the longest-running holiday special in television history, celebrates its 40th anniversary broadcast on Wednesday, December 1, 2004. CBS /Landov
25 Days of Christmas Has a Holiday Special for Everyone

by Eikaiva Boyer

The Freeform channel, originally known as the ABC Family channel, recently announced the movie schedule for the Christmas movies and specials they will screen on the 25 days of Christmas. The schedule is below. Get in the holiday season with these fun family movies!

Recommendation: Watch the movies below with a comfy fleece blanket, comfy socks and pajamas, and a nice, warm cup of hot cocoa.

Friday, December 1st

 

  • 3:30pm Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
  • 6pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 7:05pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9:15pm The Santa Claus
  • 11:20pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 12:55am Rudolph’s Shiny New Year

 

 

Saturday, December 2nd

 

  • 11am Jack Frost
  • 12pm Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
  • 2:30pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 3:35pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 5:10pm Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 7:15pm The Santa Claus
  • 9:20pm The Polar Express
  • 11:25pm Charlie and the Choclate Factory

 

 

Sunday, December 3rd

  • 7am Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
  • 8:30am Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas
  • 10am Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 12pm Disney’s A Christmas
  • 2:05pm Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 4:40pm The Polar Express
  • 6:45pm Arthur Christmas
  • 8:50pm Elf
  • 10:55pm The Holiday

 

Monday, December 4th

 

  • 7am ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
  • 7:30am Nestor, the Long Eared Christmas Donkey
  • 8am Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 10:05am Rudolph and Frosty’s Christmas in July
  • 12:10pm I’ll be home for Christmas
  • 2:20pm Arthur Christmas
  • 4:30pm Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town
  • 5:35pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 6:40pm Elf
  • 8:45pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 10:55pm Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town

 

 

Tuesday, December 5th

 

  • 4pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 5pm Jingle All The Way
  • 7pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9pm Scrooged
  • 12am Snowglobe

 

 

Wednesday, December 6th

 

  • 5pm Scrooged
  • 7pm The Polar Express
  • 9pm The Santa Claus
  • 12am Snow

 

 

Thursday, December 7th

 

  • 5pm The Polar Express
  • 7pm The Santa Claus
  • 9pm Elf
  • 12am 12 Dates of Christmas

 

 

Friday, December 8th

 

  • 3pm Holiday Joy
  • 5pm Deck the Halls
  • 7pm Elf
  • 9pm Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 12am Holiday in Handcuffs

 

 

Saturday, December 9th

 

  • 11am Frosty’s Winter Weekend
  • 11:30am Holiday Joy
  • 1:30pm Home Alone 3
  • 3:35pm Santa Buddies: The Legends of Santa Paws
  • 5:40pm The Search for Santa Paws
  • 7:45pm Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups
  • 9:50pm Snow Buddies
  • 11:55pm Rudolph and Frosty’s Christmas

 

 

Sunday, December 10th

 

  • 7am Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  • 7:30am Santa Buddies: The Legend of Santa Paws
  • 9:30am The Search for Santa Paws
  • 11:35am Santa Paws2: The Santa Pups
  • 1:40pm Snow Buddies
  • 3:45pm Toy Story
  • 5:45pm Toy Story 2
  • 7:50pm Toy Story 3
  • 10:20pm Toy Story That Time Forgot
  • 10:50pm Arthur Christmas
  • 12:55pm The Year Without a Santa Claus

 

 

Monday, December 11th

 

  • 7am The Little Drummer Boy
  • 7:30am Home Alone: The Holiday Heist
  • 9:35am A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 11:40am The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 12:45pm Arthur Christmas
  • 2:50pm Toy Story
  • 4:50pm Toy Story 2
  • 6:55pm Toy Story 3
  • 9:25pm Toy Story That Time Forgot
  • 9:55pm Polar Express
  • Tuesday, December 12th
  • 5:30pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 7pm The Polar Express
  • 9pm Elf
  • 12am Christmas Cupid

 

 

Wednesday, December 13th

 

  • 3pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 4:30pm Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
  • 7pm Elf
  • 9pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

 

 

Thursday, December 14th

 

  • 3pm Home Alone 3
  • 5pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 7pm Arthur Christmas
  • 9pm The Santa Claus
  • 12am Santa Baby

 

 

Friday, December 15th

 

  • 7:30am Holiday Joy
  • 11am Snow Buddies
  • 1pm Home Alone 3
  • 3pm A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 5pm Arthur Christmas
  • 7pm The Santa Claus
  • 9pm The Search for Santa Paws
  • 12am The Santa Boy 2: Christmas Maybe

 

 

Saturday, December 16th

 

  • 7am A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 9:10am Jack Frost
  • 11:15am The Search for Santa Paws
  • 1:20pm Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups
  • 3:25pm Home Alone: The Holiday Heist
  • 5:30pm Jingle All The Way
  • 7:35pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9:45pm The Polar Express
  • 11:55pm Disney’s A Christmas Carol

 

 

Sunday, December 17th

 

  • 7am Rudolph’s Shiny New Year
  • 8am Nestor The Long-Eared Christmas Donkey
  • 8:30am Jingle All The Way
  • 10:30am Happy Feet
  • 1pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 2:35pm The Polar Express
  • 4:40pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 6:50pm Santa Claus
  • 9pm Frozen
  • 11:30pm Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

 

 

Monday, December 18th

 

  • 7am Happy Feet
  • 9:30am Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 11:30am Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  • 12pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 1:35pm Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 4:10pm Prep & Landing
  • 4:40pm Prep & Landing
  • 4:40pm Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice
  • 5:10pm The Santa Claus
  • 7:20pm Frozen
  • 9:50pm Elf

 

 

Tuesday, December 19th

 

  • 7am Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
  • 8:30am A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 10:30am Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 12:35pm Home Alone 3
  • 2:40pm The Search for Santa Paws
  • 4:45pm Santa Paws: The Santa Pups
  • 6:50pm Elf
  • 8:55pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12am Just Friends

 

 

Wednesday, December 20th

 

  • 7am The Search for Santa Paws
  • 9:10am Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups
  • 11:15am Home Alone 3
  • 1:25pm The Holiday
  • 4:30pm Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town
  • 5:35pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 6:40pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 8:50pm The Santa Claus
  • 12am Holidaze

 

 

Thursday, December 21st

 

  • 7am Snow Buddies
  • 9am Santa Buddies: The Legend of Santa Paws
  • 11:05am Happy Feet Two
  • 1:10pm Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town
  • 2:10pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 3:15pm The Polar Express
  • 5:20pm Prep & Landing
  • 5:50pm Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice
  • 6:20pm Toy Story That Time Forgot
  • 6:50pm The Santa Claus
  • 8:55pm Elf
  • 12am The Mistle Tones

 

 

Friday, December 22nd

 

  • 7am Happy Feet
  • 9:30am Happy Feet 2
  • 11:30am The Little Drummer Boy
  • 12pm The Polar Expresss
  • 2:05pm Jack Frost
  • 4:10pm Frosty’s Winter Wonderland
  • 4:40pm Toy Story That Time Forgot
  • 5:10pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 6:45pm Elf
  • 8:55pm Jingle All The Way
  • 12am Disney’s A Christmas Carol

 

 

Saturday, December 23rd

 

  • 7am Frosty’s Winter Wonderland
  • 7:30am Jack Frost
  • 11am Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 1pm Jingle All The Way
  • 3pm Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 4:35pm Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town
  • 5:40pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 6:45pm Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 8:50pm The Santa Claus
  • 12am Home Alone: The Holiday Heist

 

 

Sunday, December 24th

 

  • 7am Jack Frost
  • 8:05am Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
  • 9:40am Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas
  • 11:15am Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town
  • 12:20pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 1:25pm Arthur Christmas
  • 3:30pm The Polar Express
  • 5:35pm The Santa Claus
  • 7:40pm Elf
  • 9:45pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 11:55pm Scrooged

 

 

Monday, December 25th

 

  • 7am The Search for Santa Paws
  • 9:10am Santa Buddies: The Legend of Santa Paws
  • 11:20am Arthur Christmas
  • 1:25pm The Polar Express
  • 3:30pm Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town
  • 4:35pm The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 5:40pm Elf
  • 7:45pm National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9:55pm Scrooged

 

 

Happy watching! Tis’ the season!