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There’s always been a rift between brothers Fred (Vince Vaughn) and Nick Claus (Paul Giamatti). While Nick, who has grown up to be Santa Claus, can do no wrong, Fred is always being berated or belittled for some decision or another. But when Fred visits the North Pole, trouble strikes in the form of an efficiency expert (Kevin Spacey) out to ruin Christmas and Santa suffers an unfortunate injury. Fred must step up and save the day in “Fred Claus,”  airing Friday, Nov. 27, on AMC.

Thursday, November 26

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “One Royal Holiday” (2020) Laura Osnes. A woman offers stranded family a place to stay during a blizzard.

(OWN) Movie “Baking Christmas” (2019) Aloma Wright. The owner of a successful bakery announces her plans to retire.

6 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

(OWN) Movie “Carole’s Christmas” (2019) Jackée Harry. A woman learns the true meaning of ‘be careful what you wish for.’

7 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

8 p.m. (ABC) Olaf’s Frozen Adventure Olaf and Sven search for the best traditions to bring home for Anna and Elsa’s Christmas.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas By Starlight” (2020) Paul Campbell. A family’s beloved eatery, The Starlight Café, is slated for demolition before Christmas.

8:30 p.m.(ABC) Toy Story That Time Forgot Trixie the triceratops helps the gang to return to Bonnie’s room.

9:15 p.m.(AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

10:05 p.m. (HALL) Movie “The Christmas House” (2020) Robert Buckley. A TV star’s parents ask him to bring back a revered family tradition.

11:05 p.m. (LIFE) Movie “Dear Santa” (2011) Amy Acker. A young woman finds a letter from a girl asking for a new wife for her dad.

Friday, November 27

3 p.m. (FXMovie) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Good Morning Christmas!” (2020) Alison Sweeney. Two squabbling TV hosts are sent to a festive small town over Christmas.

(LIFE) Movie “Christmas Unwrapped” (2020) Amber Stevens West. An ambitious yet pragmatic reporter learns the true meaning of Christmas.

4:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993) Voices of Chris Sarandon. The scariest man in Halloween Town kidnaps Santa Claus and tries to take over Christmas.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Crown for Christmas” (2015) Danica McKellar. A woman is fired from her job at a hotel and accepts a new job as governess to a girl.

(LIFE) Movie “A Welcome Home Christmas” (2020) Jana Kramer. A woman is paired up with a recently returned vet to help with the town’s Army toy drive.

7:25 p.m.(FXMovie) Movie “Krampus” (2015) Toni Collette. A boy who had an unhappy Christmas summons a demon to his family’s home.

7:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

8 p.m. (ABC) Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Kris Kringle overcomes an evil ruler and delivers toys to children all over the world.

(CBS) Frosty the Snowman Pursued by a greedy magician and rising temperatures, Frosty sets off for the North Pole.

(CW) Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer On Christmas Eve, a boy sets out to find his grandmother who mysteriously disappeared.

(HALL) Movie “Five Star Christmas” (2020) Bethany Joy Lenz. A family pretends to be guests at a B&B in hopes of a good review.

(LIFE) Movie “Dear Christmas” (2020) Melissa Joan Hart. The host of a popular podcast about love has never experienced romance herself.

(NBC) Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas The story of the Grinch, who decides to steal Christmas from the citizens of Whoville.

8:30 p.m.(CBS) Frosty Returns A little girl tries to keep Frosty from melting when a snow-removing spray is invented.

(NBC) A Minions Holiday Special

9 p.m. (HGTV) Biggest Little Christmas Showdown

9:20 p.m.(FXMovie) Movie “Krampus” (2015) Toni Collette. A boy who had an unhappy Christmas summons a demon to his family’s home.

9:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

10:05 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Timeless Christmas” (2020) Erin Cahill. A man travels from 1903 to 2020 where he experiences a 21st Century Christmas.

(LIFE) Movie “Christmas Hotel” (2019) Tatyana Ali. A young woman returns to her hometown to open a hotel for Christmas.

Saturday, November 28

4 p.m. (LIFE) Movie “Every Day Is Christmas” (2018) Toni Braxton. A workaholic embraces the spirit of the holidays when her past and future collide.

5:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Waltz” (2020) Lacey Chabert. After a woman’s Christmas wedding is canceled, a dance instructor helps her face fears.

(LIFE) Movie “Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding” (2020) Kelly Rowland. A couple has a Christmas wedding more memorable than they could have ever dreamed.

9 p.m. (CBS) The Story of Santa Claus A toymaker and his wife are evicted from their small shop by their heartless landlord.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas By Starlight” (2020) Paul Campbell. A family’s beloved eatery, The Starlight Café, is slated for demolition before Christmas.

10:05 p.m. (LIFE) Movie “No Time Like Christmas” (2019) Kyla Pratt. A young woman and her old boyfriend must work together to save the local theater.

11 p.m. (APL) The Secret Life of the Zoo

(OXY) Homicide for the Holidays

Sunday, November 29

3 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Prince for Christmas” (2015) Viva Bianca. A charming European prince steals away incognito to the U.S. in search of true love.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Five Star Christmas” (2020) Bethany Joy Lenz. A family pretends to be guests at a B&B in hopes of a good review.

(LIFE) Movie “A Taste of Christmas” (2020) Anni Krueger. A girl sets out to get her cousin’s new restaurant open in time for Christmas.

5 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas Princess” (2019) Shein Mompremier. A struggling small town diner chef crosses paths with a prince.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas Waltz” (2020) Lacey Chabert. After a woman’s Christmas wedding is canceled, a dance instructor helps her face fears.

(LIFE) Movie “Merry Liddle Christmas Wedding” (2020) Kelly Rowland. A couple has a Christmas wedding more memorable than they could have ever dreamed.

7 p.m. (ABC) Disney’s Prep and Landing The Prep & Landing elves prepare homes around the world for Santa’s arrival.

7:30 p.m.(ABC) Prep and Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice Elves Wayne and Lanny must race to recover classified North Pole technology.

8 p.m. (HALL) Movie “If I Only Had Christmas” (2020) Candace Cameron. At Christmas, a cheerful publicist teams up with a cynical VP to help a charity in need.

(LIFE) Movie “Once Upon a Main Street” (2020) Vanessa Lachey. A woman wants to open a shop, but discovers someone else also wants the property.

8:30 p.m.(FOX) Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas Sid travels to the North Pole after Manny convinces him he is on Santa’s naughty list.

9 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas in Royal Fashion” (2018) Cindy Busby. A prince hopes a fashion line will bring business to his financially strapped kingdom.

10:05 p.m. (LIFE) Movie “Feliz NaviDAD” (2020) Mario Lopez. A single dad has lost the holiday spirit, and will do anything to avoid Christmas.

Monday, November 30

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Miss Christmas” (2017) Brooke D’Orsay. A woman in search of the perfect Christmas tree finds something else instead.

5:10 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993) Voices of Chris Sarandon. The scariest man in Halloween Town kidnaps Santa Claus and tries to take over Christmas.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “12 Gifts of Christmas” (2015) Katrina Law. A woman is hired to become a personal shopper for an uptight, corporate executive.

8 p.m. (ABC) Disney Holiday Singalong The festive musical event will feature star-studded performances.

(AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

(HALL) Movie “The Sweetest Christmas” (2017) Lacey Chabert. A pastry chef must embrace the Christmas spirit or risk losing a chance at love.

(LIFE) Movie “The Christmas Listing” (2020) Lexi Giovagnoli. A realty owner has to spend five days at a Christmas Inn with her business competitor.

9 p.m. (ABC) CMA Country Christmas Country’s biggest stars celebrate the holidays with songs and stories to warm your heart.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

Tuesday, December 1

3:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

(IFC) Movie “Reindeer Games” (2000) Ben Affleck. An ex-convict assumes his old cellmate’s identity to meet his gorgeous girlfriend.

5 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

7:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

8 p.m. (CBS) Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer A young reindeer and an elf search for a home where they will be accepted as they are.

8:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

10 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Good Morning Christmas!” (2020) Alison Sweeney. Two squabbling TV hosts are sent to a festive small town over Christmas.

Wednesday, December 2

3:45 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas Under Wraps” (2014) Candace Cameron Bure. A woman loses her job and beau on the same day, and reluctantly accepts a job in Alaska.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas By Starlight” (2020) Paul Campbell. A family’s beloved eatery, The Starlight Café, is slated for demolition before Christmas.

6:25 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

8 p.m. (ABC) The Goldbergs Pop-Pop surprises the family with an ill-advised winter cruise to Canada.

(AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

(HALL) Movie “The Christmas House” (2020) Robert Buckley. A TV star’s parents ask him to bring back a revered family tradition.

(NBC) Christmas in Rockefeller Center

8:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

9 p.m. (STARZ) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

9:30 p.m.(ABC) Black-ish Dre takes his family back to his hometown of Compton for Christmas.

10 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Five Star Christmas” (2020) Bethany Joy Lenz. A family pretends to be guests at a B&B in hopes of a good review.

10:15 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

Thursday, December 3

11 a.m. (AMC) Movie “12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue” (2012) Sean Patrick Flanery. A woman rallies her friends old and new to save a beloved puppy orphanage.

11:30 a.m. (FREE) The Little Drummer Boy An orphaned drummer boy overcomes great hardships to deliver a gift of love to Baby Jesus.

Noon (FREE) Movie “Jingle All the Way II” (2014) Larry the Cable Guy. Larry and his daughter’s stepfather compete to get her the Christmas present she wants.

2 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Christmas With the Kranks” (2004) Tim Allen. Luther and Nora Krank scramble to create the perfect Christmas for their daughter.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas at Cartwright’s” (2014) Alicia Witt. A single mom is desperate to find a job to make her daughter’s holiday a happy one.

4 p.m. (FREE) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2009) Voices of Jim Carrey. Spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge and show him the errors of his ways by revisiting his life.

6 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(HALL) Movie “If I Only Had Christmas” (2020) Candace Cameron. At Christmas, a cheerful publicist teams up with a cynical VP to help a charity in need.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Waltz” (2020) Lacey Chabert. After a woman’s Christmas wedding is canceled, a dance instructor helps her face fears.

Friday, December 4

2 p.m. (FX) Movie “Krampus” (2015) Toni Collette. A boy who had an unhappy Christmas summons a demon to his family’s home.

2:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

4 p.m. (FX) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas at Pemberley Manor” (2018) Jessica Lowndes. The spirit of the holidays may create an opportunity for a Christmas wish of love.

4:40 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Nashville Christmas Carol” (2020) Jessy Schram. A television producer is forced to work with the man who broke her heart.

7:10 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

8 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

(CW) The Hollywood Christmas Parade Greatest Moments A look at the best moments of past parades.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa” (2018) Michelle Choi-Lee. A woman returns home for Christmas to discover a historic store has closed.

(LIFE) Movie “Spotlight on Christmas” (2020) Tori Anderson. Dumped two weeks before Christmas, an actress returns to her tiny hometown to hide out.

(TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

9 p.m. (HGTV) Biggest Little Christmas Showdown

9:15 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

(TBS) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

Saturday, December 5

2 p.m. (BET) Movie “For the Love of Christmas” (2016) Tiffany L. Addison. A homeless family shows up on a couple’s doorstep, giving them a change of heart.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Waltz” (2020) Lacey Chabert. After a woman’s Christmas wedding is canceled, a dance instructor helps her face fears.

2:30 p.m.(FX) Movie “Almost Christmas” (2016) Kimberly Elise. After the death of his wife, a man asks his family for one gift: for them to get along.

3 p.m. (ION) Movie “Three Holiday Tails” (2011) Julie Gonzalo. Retirees play matchmaker with their neighbor and her ex-husband.

3:55 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

4 p.m. (AMC) The Little Drummer Boy: Book II The drummer boy struggles to protect great silver bells from seizure by Roman soldiers.

(TBS) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

4:30 p.m.(AMC) ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas The citizens of a small town learn that Santa has struck their town off his delivery list.

5 p.m. (AMC) Frosty’s Winter Wonderland The children build Frosty a companion out of snow after noticing how sad he has become.

(FX) Movie “The Night Before” (2015) Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Three friends hit the town on Christmas Eve as they bring an annual tradition to an end.

(ION) Movie “A Golden Christmas 3” (2012) Shantel VanSanten. An unlikely couple fall in love during a production of ‘A Christmas Carol.’

5:45 p.m.(TCM) Movie “It Happened on Fifth Avenue” (1947) Don DeFore. While a family is away for Christmas, a hobo and his friends live in their mansion.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “If I Only Had Christmas” (2020) Candace Cameron. At Christmas, a cheerful publicist teams up with a cynical VP to help a charity in need.

(TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

6:35 p.m.(FREE) Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Kris Kringle overcomes an evil ruler and delivers toys to children all over the world.

6:45 p.m.(AMC) Movie “The Year Without a Santa Claus” (1974) Voices of Shirley Booth. Mrs. Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus decided to take a holiday.

7:40 p.m.(FREE) Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer A young reindeer and an elf search for a home where they will be accepted as they are.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

(LIFE) Movie “Let’s Meet Again on Christmas Eve” (2020) Kyla Pratt. College sweethearts decide to part ways and meet again in two years on Christmas Eve.

8:45 p.m.(FREE) Frosty the Snowman Pursued by a greedy magician and rising temperatures, Frosty sets off for the North Pole.

9:20 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

10:15 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

Sunday, December 6

2:30 p.m.(AMC) The Little Drummer Boy: Book II The drummer boy struggles to protect great silver bells from seizure by Roman soldiers.

3 p.m. (AMC) The Legend of Frosty The Snowman Frosty is shocked when he learns that a group of kids don’t know how to enjoy winter.

(ION) Movie “A Christmas Cruise” (2017) Vivica A. Fox. An aspiring novelist finds the love of her life onboard a holiday-themed cruise.

4 p.m. (FREE) Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Kris Kringle overcomes an evil ruler and delivers toys to children all over the world.

4:15 p.m.(TCM) Movie “Holiday Affair” (1949) Robert Mitchum. A man offers to buy a model train set for a boy whose mother cannot afford it.

4:30 p.m.(AMC) Frosty’s Winter Wonderland The children build Frosty a companion out of snow after noticing how sad he has become.

5 p.m. (AMC) ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas The citizens of a small town learn that Santa has struck their town off his delivery list.

(TBS) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

5:05 p.m.(FREE) Frosty the Snowman Pursued by a greedy magician and rising temperatures, Frosty sets off for the North Pole.

5:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “The Year Without a Santa Claus” (1974) Voices of Shirley Booth. Mrs. Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus decided to take a holiday.

(FX) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

5:40 p.m.(FREE) Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer A young reindeer and an elf search for a home where they will be accepted as they are.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Good Morning Christmas!” (2020) Alison Sweeney. Two squabbling TV hosts are sent to a festive small town over Christmas.

(TCM) Movie “Christmas in Connecticut” (1945) Barbara Stanwyck. A promotional stunt threatens to expose a columnist’s fictitious housekeeping skills.

6:45 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

7 p.m. (TBS) Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas The story of the Grinch, who decides to steal Christmas from the citizens of Whoville.

7:30 p.m.(TBS) An Elf’s Story: The Elf on the Shelf An elf tries to help a little boy believe.

8 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(LIFE) Movie “Christmas Ever After” (2020) Ali Stoker. A popular romance novelist spends Christmas at her favorite bed & breakfast.

10 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

10:30 p.m. (TBS) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

11 p.m.(ION) Movie “A Cinderella Christmas” (2016) Emma Rigby. A fledgling event planner falls for a wealthy playboy at a masquerade ball.

11:55 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

Monday, December 7

9:15 a.m.(AMC) Movie “The Sons of Mistletoe” (2001) Roma Downey. When the benefactor of a foster home for boys dies, his heirs want to close it.

10:30 a.m. (FREE) Movie “The Truth About Christmas” (2018) Kali Hawk. After meeting Santa, a political consultant cannot stop herself from telling the truth.

Noon (HALL) Movie “Let It Snow” (2013) Candace Cameron Bure. An executive is conflicted when she is sent to turn a charming lodge into a modern resort.

3:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Love Actually” (2003) Emma Thompson. Several different British couples sort out their love lives during the Christmas holidays.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Double Holiday” (2019) Kristoffer Polaha. A woman is tasked with throwing her companies holiday party, with her nemesis.

6:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

(HALL) Movie “Pride, Prejudice and Mistletoe” (2018) Lacey Chabert. A career-driven woman’s life is turned upside down when her mother gets sick.

(LIFE) Movie “The Santa Squad” (2020) Rebecca Dalton. An out of work art teacher accepts a job to help a widower and his two daughters.

8:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

Tuesday, December 8

10:30 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Love Actually” (2003) Emma Thompson. Several different British couples sort out their love lives during the Christmas holidays.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Reunited at Christmas” (2018) Beverley Breuer. A novelist and her boyfriend head to her late grandmother’s house for Christmas.

4:10 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Perfect Holiday” (2007) Morris Chestnut. A department store Santa helps a young girl find her mother a new husband.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Next Door” (2017) Jesse Metcalfe. The author, is left in charge of his young niece and nephew for the holidays.

6:15 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Waltz” (2020) Lacey Chabert. After a woman’s Christmas wedding is canceled, a dance instructor helps her face fears.

(TCM) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (1938) Reginald Owen. Ebenezer Scrooge learns a lesson in charity after a visit from three spirits.

8:20 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Almost Christmas” (2016) Kimberly Elise. After the death of his wife, a man asks his family for one gift: for them to get along.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

Wednesday, December 9

9 a.m. (AMC) Movie “A Miracle on Christmas Lake” (2016) Will Sasso. A teen discovers a magical hockey rink and must protect it from greedy land developers.

10:30 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Santa’s Apprentice” (2010) Julie Gayet. Santa doesn’t want to retire, but he must train someone to replace him.

Noon (FREE) Movie “Prancer Returns” (2001) John Corbett. A boy’s care and concern for an orphaned reindeer brings his town and family together.

2 p.m. (FREE) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2009) Voices of Jim Carrey. Spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge and show him the errors of his ways by revisiting his life.

4 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

(EWTN) Feasts With the Friar Father John teaches about the Advent wreath.

(FREE) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

(HALL) Movie “12 Gifts of Christmas” (2015) Katrina Law. A woman is hired to become a personal shopper for an uptight, corporate executive.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

(HALL) Movie “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” (2008) Brooke Burns. A single mom who has lost all faith in Christmas finds answers when her uncle visits.

7 p.m. (HIST) Variety’s Salute to Service

8 p.m. (ABC) The Great Christmas Light Fight Twenty families from across America decorate their homes to the extreme for Christmas.

(AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(NBC) Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage.

9 p.m. (ABC) The Great Christmas Light Fight Twenty families from across America decorate their homes to the extreme for Christmas.

(CW) Greatest Holiday Commercials Countdown A countdown of the best 12 holiday commercials.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(HALL) Movie “Switched for Christmas” (2017) Candace Cameron Bure. Identical twins decide to swap lives for the holidays, learning lessons along the way.

Thursday, December 10

10:30 a.m. (FREE) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

Noon (FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

(HALL) Movie “The Sweetest Christmas” (2017) Lacey Chabert. A pastry chef must embrace the Christmas spirit or risk losing a chance at love.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas Getaway” (2017) Bridget Regan. A recently single writer is forced to share a cabin due to a vacation mix up.

2:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Shoe Addict’s Christmas” (2018) Candace Cameron Bure. A self-professed Christmas hater is locked in a department store on Christmas Eve.

5 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Veteran’s Christmas” (2018) Eloise Mumford. When a veteran returns home, she meets and falls in love with a judge.

7 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993) Voices of Chris Sarandon. The scariest man in Halloween Town kidnaps Santa Claus and tries to take over Christmas.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

(CW) Silent Night: A Song for the World A look at the creation and cultural impact of the song Silent Night, by Salzburg.

8:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

10:15 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

Friday, December 11

9 a.m. (AMC) Buster and Chauncey’s Silent Night Two mice accidentally help write ‘Silent Night,’ the beloved Christmas song.

10 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Snow 2: Brain Freeze” (2008) Tom Cavanagh. In the rush for preparing for Christmas, Santa loses his memory and forgets who he is.

11:30 a.m. (FX) Movie “Saving Santa” (2013) Ashley Tisdale. A lowly stable elf finds he is the only one who can stop an invasion of the North Pole.

Noon (FREE) Movie “Snowglobe” (2007) Lorraine Bracco. A mystical snow globe transports Angela into an idyllic Christmas winter wonderland.

1:30 p.m.(FX) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

2 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Christmas With the Kranks” (2004) Tim Allen. Luther and Nora Krank scramble to create the perfect Christmas for their daughter.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas at Holly Lodge” (2017) Alison Sweeney. A woman’s life is changed after a visit to her family’s ski lodge.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Christmas Detour” (2015) Candace Cameron Bure. Two NYC-bound travelers find themselves linked when a storm waylays their flight.

4:05 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas in Vienna” (2020) Sarah Drew. A concert violinist finds the inspiration she has been missing with an American diplomat.

6:45 p.m.(AMC) Movie “The Year Without a Santa Claus” (1974) Voices of Shirley Booth. Mrs. Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus decided to take a holiday.

(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

(CW) The Christmas Caroler Challenge Twelve Christmas carol groups compete before three celebrity judges.

(HALL) Movie “Five Star Christmas” (2020) Bethany Joy Lenz. A family pretends to be guests at a B&B in hopes of a good review.

(LIFE) Movie “Inn Love By Christmas” (2020) Jonna Walsh. A successful woman heads home for the holidays, and runs into her high school rival.

(TBS) Movie “A Madea Christmas” (2013) Chad Michael Murray. Madea gets roped into helping a friend surprise her daughter with a visit to the country.

(USA) Movie “It’s a Wonderful Life” (1946) James Stewart. An angel shows a suicidal banker how important he has been to the lives of others.

8:30 p.m.(HBO) Movie “A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas” (2011) Kal Penn. Harold and Kumar find themselves in trouble when they burn down a prized Christmas tree.

9 p.m. (HGTV) Holiday Crafters Gone Wild

10 p.m. (HALL) Movie “If I Only Had Christmas” (2020) Candace Cameron. At Christmas, a cheerful publicist teams up with a cynical VP to help a charity in need.

Saturday, December 12

9 a.m. (FX) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

(USA) Movie “It’s a Wonderful Life” (1946) James Stewart. An angel shows a suicidal banker how important he has been to the lives of others.

9:45 a.m.(EWTN) Feasts With the Friar Father John teaches about the Advent wreath.

10 a.m. (HALL) Movie “One Royal Holiday” (2020) Laura Osnes. A woman offers stranded family a place to stay during a blizzard.

10:05 a.m. (FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

Noon (HALL) Movie “Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa” (2018) Michelle Choi-Lee. A woman returns home for Christmas to discover a historic store has closed.

(TCM) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (1938) Reginald Owen. Ebenezer Scrooge learns a lesson in charity after a visit from three spirits.

12:15 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

12:45 p.m. (AMC) The First Christmas: The Story of the First Christmas Snow A blind shepherd boy is taken in by nuns and participates in a Christmas pageant.

2:45 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

3 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Cinderella Christmas” (2016) Emma Rigby. A fledgling event planner falls for a wealthy playboy at a masquerade ball.

3:30 p.m.(TBS) Movie “A Madea Christmas” (2013) Chad Michael Murray. Madea gets roped into helping a friend surprise her daughter with a visit to the country.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Once Upon a Christmas Miracle” (2018) Aimee Teegarden. A woman falls in love with her liver donor; their story’s followed over three Christmases.

5 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

5:30 p.m.(TBS) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

6 p.m. (BET) Movie “Hip Hop Holiday” (2019) Wendy Raquel Robinson. A hip hop diva is forced to re-examine the real reason for her dislike for the holiday.

7 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

8 p.m. (FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(LIFE) Movie “The Christmas Setup” (2020) Ben Lewis. A lawyer heads home for the holidays and reconnects with his high school secret crush.

9 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

10 p.m. (FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

11 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas Princess” (2019) Shein Mompremier. A struggling small town diner chef crosses paths with a prince.

Sunday, December 13

9 a.m. (ION) Movie “Back to Christmas” (2014) Kelly Overton. A woman travels back to a previous Christmas in order to undo the mistakes of her past.

9:30 a.m.(AMC) The Legend of Frosty The Snowman Frosty is shocked when he learns that a group of kids don’t know how to enjoy winter.

(FREE) Toy Story That Time Forgot Trixie the triceratops helps the gang to return to Bonnie’s room.

10 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Prancer Returns” (2001) John Corbett. A boy’s care and concern for an orphaned reindeer brings his town and family together.

(HALL) Movie “Coming Home for Christmas” (2017) Danica McKellar. A woman falls for a handsome man while planning a Christmas gala at his estate.

11 a.m. (AMC) Frosty’s Winter Wonderland The children build Frosty a companion out of snow after noticing how sad he has become.

(ION) Movie “Country Christmas Album” (2018) Hannah Barefoot.

Noon (FREE) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2009) Voices of Jim Carrey. Spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge and show him the errors of his ways by revisiting his life.

1 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas Cruise” (2017) Vivica A. Fox. An aspiring novelist finds the love of her life onboard a holiday-themed cruise.

2:05 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

3:30 p.m.(TBS) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

4 p.m. (TCM) Movie “Meet Me in St. Louis” (1944) Judy Garland. A man’s family members oppose moving from turn-of-the-century St. Louis to New York.

6 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Timeless Christmas” (2020) Erin Cahill. A man travels from 1903 to 2020 where he experiences a 21st Century Christmas.

(HGTV) White House Christmas 2020

7 p.m. (ABC) Disney Holiday Singalong The festive musical event will feature star-studded performances.

(AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

7:15 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

8 p.m. (LIFE) Movie “A Sugar & Spice Holiday” (2020) Jacky Lai. An architect returns to her hometown and reconnects with a friend who’s a catch.

(TBS) Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas The story of the Grinch, who decides to steal Christmas from the citizens of Whoville.

8:30 p.m.(TBS) An Elf’s Story: The Elf on the Shelf An elf tries to help a little boy believe.

9 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Golden Christmas” (2018) Andrea Roth. Two long-lost friends reconnect during Christmas.

9:15 p.m.(AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

9:25 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

10 p.m.(HALL) Movie “Never Kiss a Man in a Christmas Sweater” (2020) Ashley Williams. A single mom is facing Christmas alone until a stranger becomes an unexpected houseguest.

11 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Firehouse Christmas” (2016) Anita Brown. With Christmas approaching, life appears to be good for Tom and his girlfriend, Jenny.

11:30 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

11:55 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

Midnight(HALL) Movie “The Christmas House” (2020) Robert Buckley. A TV star’s parents ask him to bring back a revered family tradition.

Monday, December 14

9:15 a.m.(AMC) Movie “Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You” (2017) Mariah Carey. A little girl who dreams of getting a dog for Christmas is tasked with dog-sitting.

11 a.m. (FREE) Movie “The Perfect Holiday” (2007) Morris Chestnut. A department store Santa helps a young girl find her mother a new husband.

1 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Almost Christmas” (2016) Kimberly Elise. After the death of his wife, a man asks his family for one gift: for them to get along.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Finding Santa” (2017) Jodie Sweetin. When a parade Santa falls off his sleigh, a woman goes on a quest to find his replacement.

3:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A December Bride” (2016) Daniel Lissing. An aspiring interior designer dreads the wedding of her cousin, who is marrying her ex.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(HALL) Movie “Good Morning Christmas!” (2020) Alison Sweeney. Two squabbling TV hosts are sent to a festive small town over Christmas.

(LIFE) Movie “Lonestar Christmas” (2020) Stephanie Bennett. A single mom takes her daughters to spend Christmas with her dad on his Texas ranch.

8:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

Tuesday, December 15

Noon (FREE) Movie “Jingle All the Way II” (2014) Larry the Cable Guy. Larry and his daughter’s stepfather compete to get her the Christmas present she wants.

2 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Christmas With the Kranks” (2004) Tim Allen. Luther and Nora Krank scramble to create the perfect Christmas for their daughter.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Made to Order” (2018) Alexa PenaVega. A Christmas amateur finds himself in charge of his family’s holiday celebration.

4 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

4:05 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993) Voices of Chris Sarandon. The scariest man in Halloween Town kidnaps Santa Claus and tries to take over Christmas.

5:45 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

(HALL) Movie “A Christmas Detour” (2015) Candace Cameron Bure. Two NYC-bound travelers find themselves linked when a storm waylays their flight.

8:25 p.m.(FREE) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2009) Voices of Jim Carrey. Spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge and show him the errors of his ways by revisiting his life.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

(HALL) Movie “Welcome to Christmas” (2018) Eric Mabius. A resort developer heads to Christmas, Colorado, to scope out a new piece of land.

10:30 p.m. (FREE) Prep and Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice Elves Wayne and Lanny must race to recover classified North Pole technology.

11 p.m. (TLC) Invasion of the Christmas Lights Visit Christmas lighting enthusiasts and see their glorious and elaborate displays.

Wednesday, December 16

9 a.m. (AMC) The Legend of Frosty The Snowman Frosty is shocked when he learns that a group of kids don’t know how to enjoy winter.

11:30 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Christmas With the Kranks” (2004) Tim Allen. Luther and Nora Krank scramble to create the perfect Christmas for their daughter.

Noon (HALL) Movie “Never Kiss a Man in a Christmas Sweater” (2020) Ashley Williams. A single mom is facing Christmas alone until a stranger becomes an unexpected houseguest.

1:35 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Miracle on 34th Street” (1994) Lord Richard Attenborough. A young girl’s mother hires a department store Santa who proves that he’s genuine.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Timeless Christmas” (2020) Erin Cahill. A man travels from 1903 to 2020 where he experiences a 21st Century Christmas.

3:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

4:15 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

6:25 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

8 p.m. (ABC) The Great Christmas Light Fight Twenty families from across America decorate their homes to the extreme for Christmas.

(AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

8:55 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

9 p.m.(ABC) The Great Christmas Light Fight Twenty families from across America decorate their homes to the extreme for Christmas.

(CW) Penn & Teller: Merry Fool Us The magical duo of Penn and Teller kick off the Christmas season with new magicians.

(NBC) A Saturday Night Live Christmas Special

10:05 p.m. (HIST) Variety’s Salute to Service

10:15 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

Thursday, December 17

9 a.m. (AMC) How Murray Saved Christmas A cranky deli owner is forced to fill in for Santa, and does a wonderful job.

10 a.m. (AMC) The First Christmas: The Story of the First Christmas Snow A blind shepherd boy is taken in by nuns and participates in a Christmas pageant.

10:30 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Miracle on 34th Street” (1994) Lord Richard Attenborough. A young girl’s mother hires a department store Santa who proves that he’s genuine.

11 a.m. (AMC) Pinocchio’s Christmas Pinocchio works at a puppet show to raise money to buy Geppetto a Christmas present.

Noon (HALL) Movie “Christmas List” (2016) Alicia Witt. Planning a storybook Christmas with her boyfriend proves challenging for a woman.

1:30 p.m.(AMC) The Little Drummer Boy: Book II The drummer boy struggles to protect great silver bells from seizure by Roman soldiers.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas with the Darlings” (2020) Katrina Law. A woman is drawn into helping the younger brother of her wealthy boss during Christmas.

4 p.m. (FREE) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2009) Voices of Jim Carrey. Spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge and show him the errors of his ways by revisiting his life.

(HALL) Movie “The Christmas House” (2020) Robert Buckley. A TV star’s parents ask him to bring back a revered family tradition.

4:30 p.m.(AMC) ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas The citizens of a small town learn that Santa has struck their town off his delivery list.

5 p.m. (AMC) Frosty’s Winter Wonderland The children build Frosty a companion out of snow after noticing how sad he has become.

(EWTN) The Promise The events relating to the Annunciation and birth of Christ are illustrated.

6 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas By Starlight” (2020) Paul Campbell. A family’s beloved eatery, The Starlight Café, is slated for demolition before Christmas.

6:45 p.m.(AMC) Movie “The Year Without a Santa Claus” (1974) Voices of Shirley Booth. Mrs. Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus decided to take a holiday.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

(FX) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2019) A disgruntled, old man who despises Christmas is visited by three ghosts.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

10:30 p.m. (EWTN) Reclaiming the Carol The spirit of Charles Dickens shows a cynical stage manager the true meaning of Christmas.

Friday, December 18

10:15 a.m. (AMC) The Little Drummer Boy: Book II The drummer boy struggles to protect great silver bells from seizure by Roman soldiers.

12:15 p.m. (FREE) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2009) Voices of Jim Carrey. Spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge and show him the errors of his ways by revisiting his life.

1:15 p.m.(AMC) ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas The citizens of a small town learn that Santa has struck their town off his delivery list.

1:45 p.m.(AMC) Frosty’s Winter Wonderland The children build Frosty a companion out of snow after noticing how sad he has become.

2:20 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

4:25 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

5 p.m. (EWTN) The EWTN Family Christmas Special A special Christmas Concert at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

6:30 p.m.(EWTN) An EWTN Holy Land Experience Journey to sites throughout Bethlehem for an unforgettable Christmas experience.

6:55 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

8 p.m. (ABC) Olaf’s Frozen Adventure Olaf and Sven search for the best traditions to bring home for Anna and Elsa’s Christmas.

(AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

(CW) The Christmas Caroler Challenge Twelve Christmas carol groups compete before three celebrity judges.

(HALL) Movie “Once Upon a Christmas Miracle” (2018) Aimee Teegarden. A woman falls in love with her liver donor; their story’s followed over three Christmases.

(LIFE) Movie “Christmas on the Menu” (2020) Kim Shaw. A celebrated chef heads home for the holidays and clashes with a famous food critic.

(TCM) Movie “Remember the Night” (1940) Barbara Stanwyck. A shoplifter’s life is changed when she is placed in a compassionate lawyer’s care.

(TNT) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

(STARZ) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

8:30 p.m.(ABC) Shrek the Halls Shrek, Fiona, Donkey, Puss In Boots and all their fairy-tale buddies celebrate Christmas.

9 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(HGTV) Biggest Little Christmas Showdown

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Love Actually” (2003) Emma Thompson. Several different British couples sort out their love lives during the Christmas holidays.

(HALL) Movie “Reunited at Christmas” (2018) Beverley Breuer. A novelist and her boyfriend head to her late grandmother’s house for Christmas.

(HGTV) You’ll Be Home for Christmas

11 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

Saturday, December 19

9:30 a.m.(AMC) Movie “Love Actually” (2003) Emma Thompson. Several different British couples sort out their love lives during the Christmas holidays.

(EWTN) The First Christmas Christopher Plummer narrates this timeless nativity story.

10:05 a.m. (FREE) Movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993) Voices of Chris Sarandon. The scariest man in Halloween Town kidnaps Santa Claus and tries to take over Christmas.

10:15 a.m. (STARZ) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

11:45 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

Noon (HALL) Movie “Christmas Waltz” (2020) Lacey Chabert. After a woman’s Christmas wedding is canceled, a dance instructor helps her face fears.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas at Pemberley Manor” (2018) Jessica Lowndes. The spirit of the holidays may create an opportunity for a Christmas wish of love.

3 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

4 p.m. (TNT) Movie “Jingle All the Way” (1996) Arnold Schwarzenegger. A father frantically searches for a last-minute Christmas gift for his son.

4:25 p.m.(STARZ) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

4:55 p.m.(FREE) Frosty the Snowman Pursued by a greedy magician and rising temperatures, Frosty sets off for the North Pole.

5 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

5:30 p.m.(FREE) Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer A young reindeer and an elf search for a home where they will be accepted as they are.

6 p.m. (EWTN) Reclaiming the Carol The spirit of Charles Dickens shows a cynical stage manager the true meaning of Christmas.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas in Vienna” (2020) Sarah Drew. A concert violinist finds the inspiration she has been missing with an American diplomat.

(TCM) Movie “The Bishop’s Wife” (1947) Cary Grant. An angel comes to Earth to help a bishop and his wife raise funds to build a new church.

6:35 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

7 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

8 p.m. (EWTN) A Time to Remember The Christmas story of a boy who develops his singing with a priest.

(LIFE) Movie “A Christmas Exchange” (2020) Laura Vandervoort. A woman swaps her quaint farmhouse for a London Financier’s posh apartment.

(TNT) Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas The story of the Grinch, who decides to steal Christmas from the citizens of Whoville.

8:40 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

9:20 p.m.(AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

11:20 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Miracle on 34th Street” (1994) Lord Richard Attenborough. A young girl’s mother hires a department store Santa who proves that he’s genuine.

Sunday, December 20

9 a.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas Kiss” (2011) Brendan Fehr. A designer and her assistant vie for a man while decorating his home for the holidays.

9:30 a.m.(FREE) Movie “Miracle on 34th Street” (1994) Lord Richard Attenborough. A young girl’s mother hires a department store Santa who proves that he’s genuine.

10:55 a.m. (STARZ) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

11 a.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas Kiss II” (2014) Elisabeth Harnois. A woman feigns a romance in order to fend off the advances of a billionaire playboy.

Noon (HALL) Movie “A Veteran’s Christmas” (2018) Eloise Mumford. When a veteran returns home, she meets and falls in love with a judge.

(TCM) Movie “Little Women” (1949) June Allyson. Follow the trials and tribulations of four sisters growing up during the Civil War.

12:10 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Jingle All the Way II” (2014) Larry the Cable Guy. Larry and his daughter’s stepfather compete to get her the Christmas present she wants.

12:45 p.m. (AMC) ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas The citizens of a small town learn that Santa has struck their town off his delivery list.

1 p.m. (ION) Movie “Merry Kissmas” (2015) Karissa Staples. A woman happens to fall for a handsome man with whom she shares a magical kiss.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “If I Only Had Christmas” (2020) Candace Cameron. At Christmas, a cheerful publicist teams up with a cynical VP to help a charity in need.

2:20 p.m.(FREE) Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Kris Kringle overcomes an evil ruler and delivers toys to children all over the world.

2:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

3:25 p.m.(FREE) Frosty the Snowman Pursued by a greedy magician and rising temperatures, Frosty sets off for the North Pole.

4 p.m. (FREE) Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer A young reindeer and an elf search for a home where they will be accepted as they are.

(FX) Movie “The Night Before” (2015) Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Three friends hit the town on Christmas Eve as they bring an annual tradition to an end.

(TCM) Movie “The Shop Around the Corner” (1940) James Stewart. A pair of co-workers do not realize that they are each other’s lonelyheart pen-pals.

5 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

5:05 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

7 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

7:45 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

8 p.m. (LIFE) Movie “A Christmas Break” (2020) Cindy Sampson. A teacher meets a Hollywood actor home to reconnect with his roots and sparks fly.

(TCM) Movie “It Happened on Fifth Avenue” (1947) Don DeFore. While a family is away for Christmas, a hobo and his friends live in their mansion.

8:30 p.m.(EWTN) Keep Christ in Christmas Go behind the scenes of the making of ‘Santa’s Priority,’ a Christmas evangomercial.

9 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

10 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Nashville Christmas Carol” (2020) Jessy Schram. A television producer is forced to work with the man who broke her heart.

10:15 p.m. (TCM) Movie “Holly and Ivy” (2020) A woman looks for a contractor so she can adopt her sick neighbor’s kids.

11 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Year Without a Santa Claus” (1974) Voices of Shirley Booth. Mrs. Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus decided to take a holiday.

Monday, December 21

9 a.m. (AMC) Movie “The Nativity Story” (2006) Keisha Castle-Hughes. Mary and Joseph journey to Bethlehem for the birth of Jesus.

(TCM) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (1938) Reginald Owen. Ebenezer Scrooge learns a lesson in charity after a visit from three spirits.

9:30 a.m.(EWTN) The Promise The events relating to the Annunciation and birth of Christ are illustrated.

10:30 a.m. (FREE) Movie “Jingle All the Way II” (2014) Larry the Cable Guy. Larry and his daughter’s stepfather compete to get her the Christmas present she wants.

Noon (HALL) Movie “Switched for Christmas” (2017) Candace Cameron Bure. Identical twins decide to swap lives for the holidays, learning lessons along the way.

12:30 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Miracle on 34th Street” (1994) Lord Richard Attenborough. A young girl’s mother hires a department store Santa who proves that he’s genuine.

2 p.m. (BET) Movie “For the Love of Christmas” (2016) Tiffany L. Addison. A homeless family shows up on a couple’s doorstep, giving them a change of heart.

(EWTN) The EWTN Family Christmas Special A special Christmas Concert at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament.

3 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993) Voices of Chris Sarandon. The scariest man in Halloween Town kidnaps Santa Claus and tries to take over Christmas.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “On the Twelfth Day of Christmas” (2015) Robin Dunne. Maggie is thrilled when her long time crush, Mitch, moves to her little town.

4:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

6:30 p.m.(EWTN) Keep Christ in Christmas Go behind the scenes of the making of ‘Santa’s Priority,’ a Christmas evangomercial.

(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

(CW) Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer On Christmas Eve, a boy sets out to find his grandmother who mysteriously disappeared.

(HALL) Movie “Mingle All the Way” (2018) Jesse Arthur Carroll. A young entrepreneur invents a new dating app designed to help singles find dates.

(NBC) Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

9 p.m. (CW) Greatest Holiday Commercials Countdown A countdown of the best 12 holiday commercials.

(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

10 p.m. (TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

10:15 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

Tuesday, December 22

8:30 a.m.(FREE) Movie “Miracle on 34th Street” (1994) Lord Richard Attenborough. A young girl’s mother hires a department store Santa who proves that he’s genuine.

9 a.m. (AMC) Donkey’s Caroling Christmas-tacular Donkey, Shrek and their pals sing Christmas carols.

10 a.m. (BET) Movie “Hip Hop Holiday” (2019) Wendy Raquel Robinson. A hip hop diva is forced to re-examine the real reason for her dislike for the holiday.

11 a.m. (FREE) Movie “The Perfect Holiday” (2007) Morris Chestnut. A department store Santa helps a young girl find her mother a new husband.

Noon (BET) Movie “For the Love of Christmas” (2016) Tiffany L. Addison. A homeless family shows up on a couple’s doorstep, giving them a change of heart.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Getaway” (2017) Bridget Regan. A recently single writer is forced to share a cabin due to a vacation mix up.

1 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Christmas With the Kranks” (2004) Tim Allen. Luther and Nora Krank scramble to create the perfect Christmas for their daughter.

3:05 p.m.(FREE) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2009) Voices of Jim Carrey. Spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge and show him the errors of his ways by revisiting his life.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “12 Gifts of Christmas” (2015) Katrina Law. A woman is hired to become a personal shopper for an uptight, corporate executive.

5 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Love Actually” (2003) Emma Thompson. Several different British couples sort out their love lives during the Christmas holidays.

(EWTN) Reclaiming the Carol The spirit of Charles Dickens shows a cynical stage manager the true meaning of Christmas.

5:10 p.m.(FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

6 p.m. (TNT) Movie “A Madea Christmas” (2013) Chad Michael Murray. Madea gets roped into helping a friend surprise her daughter with a visit to the country.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

(BBC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

(TCM) Movie “Christmas in Connecticut” (1945) Barbara Stanwyck. A promotional stunt threatens to expose a columnist’s fictitious housekeeping skills.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (1999) Patrick Stewart. A miserly old man is visited by three ghosts in order to learn the meaning of Christmas.

9 p.m. (NBC) A Saturday Night Live Christmas Special

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

(BET) Movie “The Best Man Holiday” (2013) Monica Calhoun. Old rivalries and old flames are rekindled when a group of friends reunite.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (1999) Patrick Stewart. A miserly old man is visited by three ghosts in order to learn the meaning of Christmas.

(BBC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

10:20 p.m. (FREE) Movie “The Night Before” (2015) Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Three friends hit the town on Christmas Eve as they bring an annual tradition to an end.

11 p.m. (TLC) Invasion of the Christmas Lights 2 Visit six homes in the U.S. where wizards of light put on holiday displays that dazzle.

Wednesday, December 23

Noon (HALL) Movie “Entertaining Christmas” (2018) Jodie Sweetin. A cookbook author’s daughter is set to take over the family business.

1 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Love the Coopers” (2015) Diane Keaton. Four generations of Coopers gather for their annual Christmas Eve celebration.

1:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause” (1994) Tim Allen. When a father mistakenly kills Santa Claus, he is magically recruited to take his place.

2 p.m. (BET) Movie “The Best Man Holiday” (2013) Monica Calhoun. Old rivalries and old flames are rekindled when a group of friends reunite.

3:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

3:35 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

6:05 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

7 p.m. (FX) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2019) A disgruntled, old man who despises Christmas is visited by three ghosts.

8 p.m. (ABC) Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Kris Kringle overcomes an evil ruler and delivers toys to children all over the world.

(AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(CW) Silent Night: A Song for the World A look at the creation and cultural impact of the song Silent Night, by Salzburg.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas Next Door” (2017) Jesse Metcalfe. The author, is left in charge of his young niece and nephew for the holidays.

(TCM) Movie “Meet Me in St. Louis” (1944) Judy Garland. A man’s family members oppose moving from turn-of-the-century St. Louis to New York.

8:10 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

9 p.m. (ABC) The Great Christmas Light Fight Twenty families from across America decorate their homes to the extreme for Christmas.

10 p.m. (ABC) The Great Christmas Light Fight Twenty families from across America decorate their homes to the extreme for Christmas.

(AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

(EWTN) Christmas With Collin Raye Featuring Andrea Thomas Country music star Collin Raye and Andre Thomas perform cherished Christmas songs.

10:30 p.m. (FX) Movie “A Christmas Carol” (2019) A disgruntled, old man who despises Christmas is visited by three ghosts.

10:50 p.m. (FREE) Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Kris Kringle overcomes an evil ruler and delivers toys to children all over the world.

Thursday, December 24

11:25 a.m. (BBC) Doctor Who It’s the Tenth Doctor’s final journey; his psychotic nemesis the Master, has been reborn.

11:30 a.m. (AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

11:45 a.m. (TCM) Movie “It Happened on Fifth Avenue” (1947) Don DeFore. While a family is away for Christmas, a hobo and his friends live in their mansion.

Noon (FX) Movie “Saving Santa” (2013) Ashley Tisdale. A lowly stable elf finds he is the only one who can stop an invasion of the North Pole.

12:30 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

2 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

(FX) Movie “The Star” (2017) Steven Yeun. A donkey and his animal friends follow a star and become heroes in the first Christmas.

3:50 p.m.(BBC) Doctor Who The Doctor is recruited into a chase across the galaxy on Christmas Day.

4 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Polar Express” (2004) Voices of Tom Hanks. A doubting little boy boards a magical train to visit the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

(HALL) Movie “Once Upon a Christmas Miracle” (2018) Aimee Teegarden. A woman falls in love with her liver donor; their story’s followed over three Christmases.

(TCM) Movie “Meet Me in St. Louis” (1944) Judy Garland. A man’s family members oppose moving from turn-of-the-century St. Louis to New York.

5:35 p.m.(FREE) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(EWTN) The EWTN Family Christmas Special A special Christmas Concert at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament.

(TCM) Movie “Christmas in Connecticut” (1945) Barbara Stanwyck. A promotional stunt threatens to expose a columnist’s fictitious housekeeping skills.

7 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas Princess” (2019) Shein Mompremier. A struggling small town diner chef crosses paths with a prince.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(NBC) Movie “It’s a Wonderful Life” (1946) James Stewart. An angel shows a suicidal banker how important he has been to the lives of others.

(TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

(TCM) Movie “The Bishop’s Wife” (1947) Cary Grant. An angel comes to Earth to help a bishop and his wife raise funds to build a new church.

8:15 p.m.(FREE) Frosty the Snowman Pursued by a greedy magician and rising temperatures, Frosty sets off for the North Pole.

8:50 p.m.(FREE) Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer A young reindeer and an elf search for a home where they will be accepted as they are.

9 p.m. (EWTN) The Promise The events relating to the Annunciation and birth of Christ are illustrated.

(ION) Movie “A Prince for Christmas” (2015) Viva Bianca. A charming European prince steals away incognito to the U.S. in search of true love.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

9:45 p.m.(HBO) Movie “A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas” (2011) Kal Penn. Harold and Kumar find themselves in trouble when they burn down a prized Christmas tree.

9:55 p.m.(FREE) Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Kris Kringle overcomes an evil ruler and delivers toys to children all over the world.

10 p.m.(ABC) CMA Country Christmas Country’s biggest stars celebrate the holidays with songs and stories to warm your heart.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

(TCM) Movie “The Shop Around the Corner” (1940) James Stewart. A pair of co-workers do not realize that they are each other’s lonelyheart pen-pals.

10:15 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

Friday, December 25

10:55 a.m. (BBC) Doctor Who A madcap caretaker’s mysterious Christmas gift leads Mardge Arwell into a magical world.

11 a.m.(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas By Starlight” (2020) Paul Campbell. A family’s beloved eatery, The Starlight Café, is slated for demolition before Christmas.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

Noon (TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

12:20 p.m. (BBC) Doctor Who The Doctor must come out of mourning to defeat a chilling menace.

12:30 p.m. (AMC) Movie “The Year Without a Santa Claus” (1974) Voices of Shirley Booth. Mrs. Claus tells the story of the year that Santa Claus decided to take a holiday.

(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 2” (2002) Tim Allen. After being Santa Claus for a few years, Scott Calvin must find a wife and help his son.

1 p.m. (ION) Movie “A Christmas in Vermont” (2016) Abigail Hawk. A woman is sent by her profit-obsessed boss to shut down one of the company’s holdings.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

1:45 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas Waltz” (2020) Lacey Chabert. After a woman’s Christmas wedding is canceled, a dance instructor helps her face fears.

(TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

2:30 p.m.(FREE) Movie “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2007) Tim Allen. Santa Claus prepares for a busy Christmas with his in-laws and the mischievous Jack Frost.

3 p.m. (BBC) Doctor Who Santa-shaped assassins herald the approach of a terrible danger from the stars.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

3:30 p.m.(HALL) Movie “Five Star Christmas” (2020) Bethany Joy Lenz. A family pretends to be guests at a B&B in hopes of a good review.

3:45 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

4 p.m. (TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

(TCM) Movie “Holiday Affair” (1949) Robert Mitchum. A man offers to buy a model train set for a boy whose mother cannot afford it.

4:30 p.m.(EWTN) The First Christmas Christopher Plummer narrates this timeless nativity story.

(FREE) Frosty the Snowman Pursued by a greedy magician and rising temperatures, Frosty sets off for the North Pole.

5 p.m. (EWTN) The Catholic University of America’s Christmas Concert An annual Christmas concert presented by the Catholic University of America.

(FREE) Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer A young reindeer and an elf search for a home where they will be accepted as they are.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(HALL) Movie “A Nashville Christmas Carol” (2020) Jessy Schram. A television producer is forced to work with the man who broke her heart.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

5:30 p.m.(IFC) Movie “Reindeer Games” (2000) Ben Affleck. An ex-convict assumes his old cellmate’s identity to meet his gorgeous girlfriend.

5:45 p.m.(AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

6 p.m. (FREE) Movie “Home Alone” (1990) Macaulay Culkin. A young boy must fend off burglars after his family accidentally leaves him home alone.

(TBS) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

6:30 p.m.(HALL) Movie “If I Only Had Christmas” (2020) Candace Cameron. At Christmas, a cheerful publicist teams up with a cynical VP to help a charity in need.

7 p.m. (FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(ION) Movie “A Cinderella Christmas” (2016) Emma Rigby. A fledgling event planner falls for a wealthy playboy at a masquerade ball.

(TNT) Movie “A Christmas Story” (1983) Peter Billingsley. In the ‘40s, a young boy wants only one thing from Santa: an official Red Ryder BB gun.

8 p.m. (ABC) Disney’s Prep and Landing The Prep & Landing elves prepare homes around the world for Santa’s arrival.

(AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

(CW) The Christmas Caroler Challenge Twelve Christmas carol groups compete before three celebrity judges.

(NBC) Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas The story of the Grinch, who decides to steal Christmas from the citizens of Whoville.

8:30 p.m.(ABC) Prep and Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice Elves Wayne and Lanny must race to recover classified North Pole technology.

(NBC) Movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” (2000) Jim Carrey. A Grinch plans on stealing Christmas from the residents of Whoville, who love Christmas.

9 p.m. (BBC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

(FX) Movie “The Grinch” (2018) Benedict Cumberbatch. A mean Grinch looking for peace and quiet hatches a nefarious plot to steal Christmas.

(HGTV) Saving Santa Claus

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

11 p.m. (FX) Movie “Krampus” (2015) Toni Collette. A boy who had an unhappy Christmas summons a demon to his family’s home.

(ION) Movie “Christmas Belle” (2013) C. Thomas Howell. A man and woman fall for each other when he hires her to help him sell his home.

11:20 p.m. (STARZ) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

Saturday, December 26

Noon (HALL) Movie “A Christmas Detour” (2015) Candace Cameron Bure. Two NYC-bound travelers find themselves linked when a storm waylays their flight.

1:30 p.m.(IFC) Movie “Christmas in Connecticut” (1945) Barbara Stanwyck. A promotional stunt threatens to expose a columnist’s fictitious housekeeping skills.

2 p.m. (EWTN) Christmas With Collin Raye Featuring Andrea Thomas Country music star Collin Raye and Andre Thomas perform cherished Christmas songs.

4 p.m. (IFC) Movie “A Dennis the Menace Christmas” (2007) Maxwell Perry Cotton. Dennis the Menace tries to make amends with his neighbor, Mr. Wilson.

6 p.m. (IFC) Movie “A Christmas Story 2” (2012) Daniel Stern. It’s five years later, and Ralphie is eying a car, but trouble seems to be following him.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

(HALL) Movie “Christmas with the Darlings” (2020) Katrina Law. A woman is drawn into helping the younger brother of her wealthy boss during Christmas.

Sunday, December 27

Noon (HALL) Movie “Christmas Under Wraps” (2014) Candace Cameron Bure. A woman loses her job and beau on the same day, and reluctantly accepts a job in Alaska.

1:30 p.m.(EWTN) The Catholic University of America’s Christmas Concert An annual Christmas concert presented by the Catholic University of America.

5 p.m. (EWTN) In Concert One of the world’s most celebrated ensembles performs traditional Christmas classics.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” (1989) Chevy Chase. A man plays host to numerous dysfunctional relatives during the Christmas holidays.

(HALL) Movie “A Crown for Christmas” (2015) Danica McKellar. A woman is fired from her job at a hotel and accepts a new job as governess to a girl.

8 p.m. (HALL) Movie “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” (2008) Brooke Burns. A single mom who has lost all faith in Christmas finds answers when her uncle visits.

10 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Shoe Addict’s Christmas” (2018) Candace Cameron Bure. A self-professed Christmas hater is locked in a department store on Christmas Eve.

Monday, December 28

Noon (HALL) Movie “Welcome to Christmas” (2018) Eric Mabius. A resort developer heads to Christmas, Colorado, to scope out a new piece of land.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Pride, Prejudice and Mistletoe” (2018) Lacey Chabert. A career-driven woman’s life is turned upside down when her mother gets sick.

5:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

8 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

10 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

(HALL) Movie “Never Kiss a Man in a Christmas Sweater” (2020) Ashley Williams. A single mom is facing Christmas alone until a stranger becomes an unexpected houseguest.

Tuesday, December 29

11:30 a.m. (AMC) Movie “Scrooged” (1988) Bill Murray. A callous executive learns the true meaning of Christmas when he is visited by ghosts.

Noon (HALL) Movie “Sleigh Bells Ring” (2016) Erin Cahill. A divorced woman struggles to get into the holiday spirit while heading up a parade.

1:30 p.m.(AMC) Movie “Fred Claus” (2007) Paul Giamatti. Santa bails his criminal brother out of jail and brings him to the North Pole.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa” (2018) Michelle Choi-Lee. A woman returns home for Christmas to discover a historic store has closed.

4 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Four Christmases” (2008) Vince Vaughn. A couple struggles to spend Christmas with all four of their divorced parents.

(HALL) Movie “Five Star Christmas” (2020) Bethany Joy Lenz. A family pretends to be guests at a B&B in hopes of a good review.

6 p.m. (AMC) Movie “Elf” (2003) Will Ferrell. A man raised as an elf at the North Pole travels to New York to find his true father.

8 p.m. (CW) Popstar’s Best of 2020 Elizabeth Stanton counts down the greatest and most memorable moments and trends of 2020.

10 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas with the Darlings” (2020) Katrina Law. A woman is drawn into helping the younger brother of her wealthy boss during Christmas.

Wednesday, December 30

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “A Christmas Detour” (2015) Candace Cameron Bure. Two NYC-bound travelers find themselves linked when a storm waylays their flight.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “With Love, Christmas” (2017) Aaron O’Connell. An ad executive and her uptight co-worker must create the ultimate Christmas commercial.

8 p.m. (CW) Heroes on the Front LIne A celebration of the heroes who dared to make a difference in the worldwide pandemic.

Thursday, December 31

Noon (HALL) Movie “Christmas at Pemberley Manor” (2018) Jessica Lowndes. The spirit of the holidays may create an opportunity for a Christmas wish of love.

2 p.m. (HALL) Movie “It’s Christmas, Eve” (2018) LeAnn Rimes. A school superintendent is forced to make cutbacks during the holiday season.

4 p.m. (HALL) Movie “Christmas By Starlight” (2020) Paul Campbell. A family’s beloved eatery, The Starlight Café, is slated for demolition before Christmas.

8 p.m. (FOX) New Year’s Eve With Steve Harvey Steve Harvey will be joined by celebrity guests to help ring in the New Year.

(NBC) Countdown to 2021

10 p.m. (NBC) NBC’s New Year’s Eve

10:30 p.m. (EWTN) The Catholic University of America’s Christmas Concert An annual Christmas concert presented by the Catholic University of America.

11 p.m. (FOX) New Year’s Eve With Steve Harvey Steve Harvey will be joined by celebrity guests to help ring in the New Year.

11:20 p.m. (BBC) Doctor Who It’s the Tenth Doctor’s final journey; his psychotic nemesis the Master, has been reborn.

Friday, January 1

11 a.m. (NBC) Tournament of Roses Parade

11:30 a.m. (NBC) Tournament of Roses Parade

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