Every day's a holiday

Films to drag you through the holidays, click Read Notes for details.

This list started out as an overview of horror films set during a holiday which is why it is somewhat uneven genre-wise and in need of editing. Or click LIST ORDER above to shuffle it all up a bit.

As always, suggestions appreciated as long as it isn't too obvious or recent.


Not listed:
Hunter S. Thompson - The Burning of The Christmas Tree (A gonzo binge)
Extra Terrestrian, in case you need another reason to puke out your Halloween candy.
Night of the Meek (Jack Smight, 1960)

Gen zong zhui ji

To do
The Day of Saint Valentine (1969)
Premium Bonds: Xmas 1959

Read notes
  • The Night Before Christmas
  • The Penitentes Murder Case
  • World Market of Sex
  • The Second Coming of Suzanne
  • Greed
  • The Phantom Carriage
  • Can I Be Your Bratwurst, Please?
  • 9/64: O Christmas Tree
  • Thanksgiving Prayer
  • The Dorm That Dripped Blood
  • Black Christmas
  • Christmas Evil
  • Silent Night, Deadly Night
  • Don't Open Till Christmas
  • To All a Goodnight
  • The Day of the Beast
  • Dead End
  • Silent Night, Bloody Night
  • Home for the Holidays
  • Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?
  • Act of Vengeance
  • Late Night Trains
  • Seeds
  • Blood Beat
  • The Thirteenth Day of Christmas
  • Prime Evil
  • Faceless
  • Game Over
  • Christmas Spirits
  • On the Third Day
  • The Junky's Christmas
  • The Spirit of Christmas
  • Bloody New Year
  • Hot Tomorrows
  • At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul
  • The Rites of May
  • Greaser's Palace
  • Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny
  • Enter the Devil
  • The Penitent
  • I.N.R.I.
  • Les chroniques de l'île du roi boiteux (n°1: Pâques. n°2: Les enfants du serpent)
  • Slaughterhouse-Five
  • Rollercoaster
  • New Year's Evil
  • Madhouse
  • Backfire
  • The Insects' Christmas
  • Maniac Cop
  • The Lost Weekend
  • Fourteen Hours
  • God Told Me To
  • The Trans-Atlantic Mystery
  • The Anderson Tapes
  • My Bloody Valentine
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock
  • Hospital Massacre
  • The Honeymoon Killers
  • The Legend of Hell House
  • Kiss of Death
  • Pandora's Box
  • Lady in the Lake
  • Blast of Silence
  • The Unholy Three
  • Repeat Performance
  • The Mystery of Edwin Drood
  • The Unholy Three
  • Escort Girls
  • Blood Type: Blue
  • The Hunter's Diary
  • Whimsical Illusions
  • Violent Stories
  • Who Killed Santa Claus?
  • His Mother's Thanksgiving
  • 10c/65: Brus wishes his Christmas on you
  • The Day After the Day After Christmas
  • TeenAlien
  • Halloween
  • Halloween
  • Evenings on a Farm near Dikanka
  • This Merry Planet
  • The Mistletoe Bough
  • Rigadin n'aime pas le vendredi 13
  • Buon anno!
  • The Electric Goose
  • Happy Birthday to Me
  • Bloody Birthday
  • Santa Claus
  • Blood Rage
  • Carol for Another Christmas
  • Tinsel Tree
  • Goodbye, 20th Century
  • Home Sweet Home
  • Halloween Safety (Second Edition)
  • Halloween Safety
  • Wheeler
  • The Little Match Seller
  • Santa Claus
  • Soviet Toys
  • Betty Boop's Hallowe'en Party