Christmas movies on TV: A guide from 'The Santa Clause' to 'Christmas Vacation'

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As many people come together and spend time with their families, the television landscape becomes a lot more festive. A bunch of networks have put together a slew of TV marathons to celebrate Christmas, but this also 'tis the season for holiday movies to come out in full force.

Chances are after the presents are open, dinner eaten and family time spent, you and yours will want to settle down to watch a nice movie. To make Christmas a little easier, here's a guide to the Christmas movies playing on television over the holiday. All times Eastern

Dec. 24 - Christmas Eve

4 p.m. - "Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Clause," Hallmark Channel
4 p.m. - "A Christmas Story 2," CMT
4 p.m. - "Holly's Holiday," Lifetime
5 p.m. - "The Santa Clause," ABC Family
5 p.m. - "Beethoven's Christmas Adventure," Disney XD
5 p.m. - "Christmas Belle," ION Network
6 p.m. - "Meet the Santas," Hallmark Channel
6 p.m. - "A Christmas Proposal," Lifetime
7 p.m. - "The Santa Clause 2," ABC Family
7 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
7 p.m. - "Defending Santa," ION Network
8 p.m. - "Finding Christmas," Hallmark Channel
8 p.m. - "The March Sisters at Christmas," Lifetime Movie Network
8 p.m. - "'Twas the Night," Disney XD
8 p.m. - "Christmas on the Bayou," Lifetime
9 p.m. - "The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause," ABC Family
9 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
9 p.m. - "Christmas Twister," ION Network
10 p.m. - "Hats Off to Christmas!," Hallmark Channel
10 p.m. - "The Road to Christmas," Lifetime Movie Network
10 p.m. - "Dear Secret Santa," Lifetime
11 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
11 p.m. - "A Star for Christmas," ION Network
Midnight - "Fir Crazy," Hallmark Channel
Midnight - "The March Sisters at Christmas," Lifetime Movie Network
Midnight - "Miracle on 34th Street." HBO Family
Midnight - "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," ABC Family

Dec. 25 - Christmas Day

12:02 a.m. - "Christmas on the Bayou," Lifetime
1 a.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
1 a.m. - "Anything but Christmas," ION Network
2 a.m. - "The Santa Switch," Hallmark Channel
2 a.m. - "The Road to Christmas," Lifetime Movie Network
2:02 a.m. - "Dear Secret Santa," Lifetime
4 a.m. - "Debbie Macomber's Call Me Mrs. Miracle," Hallmark Channel
7:30 a.m. - "The Santa Switch," Hallmark Channel
8 a.m. - "Christmas on Chestnut Street," Lifetime Movie Network
8 a.m. - "The March Sisters at Christmas," Lifetime
8:30 a.m. - "Santa Clause Is Comin' to Town," ABC Family
9 a.m. - "Hats Off To Christmas!," Hallmark Channel
9 a.m. - "Mickey's Once Upon A Christmas," Disney XD
10 a.m. - "On Strike For Christmas," Lifetime Movie Network
10 a.m. - "Christmas in Paradise," Lifetime
10:30 a.m. - "Catch a Christmas Star," Hallmark Channel
11 a.m. - "The Muppet Christmas Carol," ABC Family
11 a.m. - "Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas," Disney XD
11 a.m. - "Miracle on 34th Street." HBO Family
11 a.m. - "Mandle and the Forgotten Christmas," ION Network
11:50 a.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
Noon - "The Christmas Spirit," Hallmark Channel
Noon - "12 Men of Christmas," Lifetime Movie Network
Noon - "A Christmas Story 2," CMT
Noon - "The Road to Christmas," Lifetime
1 p.m. - "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," ABC Family
1 p.m. - "Beethoven's Christmas Adventure," Disney XD
1 p.m. - "Christmas Mail," ION Network
1:25 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
1:30 p.m. - "Finding Christmas," Hallmark Channel
2 p.m. - "A Diva's Christmas Carol," Lifetime Movie Network
2 p.m. - "Christmas Angel," Lifetime
3 p.m. - "Fir Crazy," Hallmark Channel
3 p.m. - "The Santa Clause," ABC Family
3 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
3 p.m. - "A Christmas Kiss," ION Network
3:30 p.m. - "Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas," Disney XD
4 p.m. - "Holiday Switch," Lifetime Movie Network
4 p.m. - "Crazy for Christmas," Lifetime
4:30 p.m. - "Snow Bride," Hallmark Channel
5 p.m. - "The Santa Clause 2," ABC Family
5 p.m. - "The Ultimate Christmas Present," Disney XD
5 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
5 p.m. - "A Golden Christmas," ION Network
6 p.m. - "Window Wonderland," Hallmark Channel
6 p.m. - "Home for Christmas," Lifetime
6 p.m. - "Home for the Holidays," Lifetime Movie Network
7 p.m. - "The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause," ABC Family
7 p.m. - "Miracle on 34th Street." HBO Family
7 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
7 p.m. - "A Golden Christmas 2," ION Network
7:30 p.m. - "A Very Merry Mix-Up," Hallmark Channel
8 p.m. - "A Country Christmas Story," Lifetime Movie Network
8 p.m. - "Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas," Disney XD
8 p.m. - "A Christmas Story 2," CMT
8 p.m. - "A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride," Lifetime
9 p.m. - "The Christmas Ornament," Hallmark Channel
9 p.m. - "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," ABC Family
9 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
9 p.m. - "Golden Christmas 3," ION Network
10 p.m. - "The Christmas Hope," Lifetime Movie Network
10:30 p.m. - "Let It Snow," Hallmark Channel
11 p.m. - "A Christmas Carol," FX Movie Channel
11 p.m. - "Holiday Road Trip," ION Network

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