Enjoy the movie clips after the jump, or follow the link to Betamaxmas, a website devoted to all things Christmas from 1980's television. (Including commercials, claymation specials, Pee Wee's Playhouse, movie previews, and more!)
One show that didn't end up on the website that should've? One of the many Golden Girls Christmas episodes...
1. White Christmas - In which Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye cross dress.
2. Mixed Nuts - In which Madeline Kahn's character must use a karaoke machine intended as a gift for her nephew in order to escape an elevator on Christmas Eve.
4. Elf - In which the innocent Buddy discovers New York City for the first time.
5. Love Actually - In which Bill Nighy rocks your Christmas socks as the character Billy Mack.
6. A Muppet's Christmas Carol - In which Michael Caine's Scrooge has an epiphany in song.
7. Christmas Vacation - In which an explosion results in song...
8. Funny Farm - In which the Farmers bribe an entire town to pull of the illusion of a wholesome Christmas...
Star Wars BONUS! - In which Carrie Fisher sings about Chewie's version of Christmas...Life Day! (Warning, watch this and you'll never be able to un-watch it!)