Families coming together, singing carols by the fire, exchanging gifts ― these are the warm and toasty moments Hollywood likes to capture this time of year, since the vast number of holiday movies out there suggests that Christmas is the most cinematic season of them all.
But they can’t all be so delightful. Along with heartwarming stories of familial love and seasonal generosity are some pretty wretched Christmases ― the kind we wouldn’t wish upon our worst enemy. They can be found in Christmas classics like It's A Wonderful Life and National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation... or, they can be found in all the many, many Christmas misfires that somehow made it into theaters (Christmas With The Kranks, anyone?).
So, in honor of December 25th, here's a list of 25 abominable Christmases we say "bah, humbug!" to. (And yes, we've checked it twice.)