Updating my Vintage Christmas Movie List

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Updating my Vintage Christmas Movie List

Unread post by telical » Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:31 pm

Do you know any that aren't on this list? There are links to YT versions at the bottom.

Scrooge (1935)
Scrooge (1951)
Basil Rathbone (Sherlock Holmes Star) - Shower of Stars - A Christmas Carol
Holiday Classics: A Tale of Two Christmases / The Answer
"CHRISTMAS EVE" (1947)
Holiday Classics: Joe Santa Claus / The Orphan's Christmas
A CHRISTMAS CAROL EDISON SILENT FILM 1907
DW GRIFFITH A TRAP FOR SANTA SIELNT FILM 1909
Beyond Tomorrow (1940)
The Great Rupert (1950) (Also Known As "A Christmas Wish") -- Jimmy Durante and a stop-motion squirrel.
Santa Claus (1898)
1908 Edison The Night Before Christmas
Bush Christmas (1947) Only partial.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL (1910)
A CHRISTMAS ACCIDENT SILENT FILM EDISON
The Adventure of the Wrong Santa Claus (1914) [Silent] Edison
Santa Claus
The Night Before Christmas Silent Movie
Christmas: an Old Silent Film (rarity)
Miracle of the Bells (1948)
Good Cheer -Merry Christmas 1926
The Miracle on 34th Street -- This is the TV movie version from 1955.
Holiday Classics: The Blessed Midnight / The Gift
Bells of St Mary's
The Cheaters (1945) Info on The Cheaters (1945)
The Holly and the Ivy (1952) Only a clip
Christmas in Connecticut (1945)

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Re: Updating my Vintage Christmas Movie List

Unread post by Saint-Just » Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:40 pm

A Little Girl Who Did Not Believe In Santa Claus (Edison; 1907)
The Insects' Christmas (dir. Wladyslaw Starewicz; 1913)
The Shop Around The Corner (1940)
Remember The Night (1940)

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Unread post by Mike Gebert » Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:18 pm

Here's a full version of Holly and the Ivy. Decent quality from VHS, it appears.

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Re: Updating my Vintage Christmas Movie List

Unread post by wich2 » Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:07 pm

(Not sure what date you cut off "Vintage"?)

A CHRISTMAS CAROL - 1923
OLD SCROOGE - 1926
A CHRISTMAS CAROL - 1938

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Re: Updating my Vintage Christmas Movie List

Unread post by telical » Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:31 pm

I haven't tested the links since last year and like a box of ornaments sitting in the attic, they got pretty dusty. I'm updating them now.
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Re: Updating my Vintage Christmas Movie List

Unread post by telical » Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:59 pm

wich2 wrote:(Not sure what date you cut off "Vintage"?)

A CHRISTMAS CAROL - 1923
OLD SCROOGE - 1926
A CHRISTMAS CAROL - 1938
I like cutting it off at 1959, although some of those 60s films/broadcast have a great glow these days.
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Unread post by maliejandra » Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:16 am

A Holiday Affair (1949)
I'll Be Seeing You (1944)
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
Holiday Inn (1942)
White Christmas (1954)
The Bishop's Wife (1947)

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Unread post by Mike Gebert » Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:39 am

“I'm in favor of plagiarism. If we are to create a new Renaissance, the government should encourage plagiarism. When convinced that someone is a true plagiarist, we should immediately award them the Legion of Honor.” —Jean Renoir

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Re: Updating my Vintage Christmas Movie List

Unread post by earlytalkiebuffRob » Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:21 pm

PROSPERITY (1932) and BARBED WIRE (1927) both have Christmas content, as does SHOCK TROOP 1917 (1934).

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