ABC Family--er, I mean, Freeform, is starting to countdown the days until their annual "25 Days of Christmas" series, where they play the best of the best in Christmas movies for 25 days leading up to Christmas. This and Hallmark's holiday movies are basically the lifeblood of my holiday plans.

Luckily for all of us, they're starting their "countdown" on November 18 where they'll be playing some of our classic holiday favorites, plus a few newer flicks that you won't want to miss-- and if it's any indication of what they'll put on their actual "25 Days of Christmas" movie lineup, it's bound to be a happy, happy holiday.

Freeform's Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas Movie Schedule for 2017:


Saturday, November 18:

  • 7am/6c 'Twas the Night Before Christmas
  • 7:35am/6:35c Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups
  • 9:45am/8:45c Frosty's Winter Wonderland
  • 10:20am/9:20c Hook
  • 1:35pm/12:35c Jack Frost (1998)
  • 3:40pm/2:40c The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 4:45pm/3:45c Disney's A Christmas Carol (2009)
  • 6:55pm/5:55c Despicable Me
  • 9pm/8c The Freeform Premiere of Disney•Pixar's Inside Out
  • 11:05pm/10:05c Home Alone
  • 1:30am/12:30c 'Twas the Night Before Christmas
Sunday, November 19:
  • 7am/6c Frosty's Winter Wonderland
  • 7:35am/6:35c The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 8:40am/7:40c Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 10:50am/9:50c Jack Frost (1998)
  • 1pm/12c Disney's A Christmas Carol (2009)
  • 3:05pm/2:05c Despicable Me
  • 5:10pm/4:10c Home Alone
  • 7:40pm/6:40c Disney•Pixar's Inside Out
  • 9:45pm/8:45c Elf
  • 11:55pm/10:55c National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Monday, November 20:
  • 7:30am/6:30c Richie Rich's Christmas Wish
  • 11am/10c Jack Frost (1979)
  • 12pm/11c Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July
  • 2pm/1c Arthur Christmas
  • 4pm/3c National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • 6:10pm/5:10c Elf
  • 8:20pm/7:20c Disney•Pixar's The Incredibles
  • 12am/11c Richie Rich's Christmas Wish
Tuesday, November 21:
  • 7:30am/6:30c Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July
  • 11am/10c Rudolph's Shiny New Year
  • 12pm/11c Arthur Christmas
  • 2:05pm/1:05c Dennis the Menace (1993)
  • 4:10pm/3:10c Matilda
  • 6:15pm/5:15c Disney•Pixar's The Incredibles
  • 8:55pm/7:55c Despicable Me
  • 12am/11c Jack Frost (1998)
Wednesday, November 22:
  • 7:30am/6:30c Christmas Bounty
  • 12pm/11c Jack Frost (1998)
  • 2:05pm/1:05c Matilda
  • 4:10pm/3:10c Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 6:45pm/5:45c Despicable Me
  • 8:50pm/7:50c Elf
  • 12am/11c Boxtrolls
Thursday, November 23 (Thanksgiving) :
  • 7am/6c Home Alone
  • 11:30am/10:30c National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • 1:35pm/12:35c Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 4:10pm/3:10c Home Alone
  • 6:40pm/5:40c Elf
  • 8:50pm/7:50c National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • 12am/11c Arthur Christmas
Friday, November 24 (Harry Potter Weekend):
  • 7:30am/6:30c Arthur Christmas
  • 11am/10c Tom Felton Meets the Superfans
  • 12:30pm/11:30c Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • 4pm/3c Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • 8pm/7c Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • 12am/11c Jack Frost (1998)
Saturday, November 25:
  • 7am/6c Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • 10:30am/9:30c Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • 2:30pm/1:30c Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • 5:40pm/4:40c Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • 9:20pm/8:20c Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • 12:30am/11:30c Tom Felton Meets the Superfans
Sunday, November 26:
  • 7am/6c Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • 10:40am/9:40c Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • 1:50pm/12:50c Harry Potter and the Half- Blood Prince
  • 5:30pm/4:30c Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
  • 9pm/8c Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
  • 12am/11c Home Alone
Monday, November 27:
  • 7am/6c Home Alone
  • 11am/10c Harry Potter and the Half- Blood Prince
  • 2:30pm/1:30c Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
  • 6pm/5c Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
  • 9pm/8c - Premiere of Angry Angel - A New Freeform Original Movie
  • 12am/11c Snowglobe
Tuesday, November 28:
  • 7:30am/6:30c Home Alone: The Holiday Heist
  • 12:30pm/11:30c Snowglobe
  • 2:35pm/1:35c The Mistle-Tones
  • 4:40pm/3:40c Angry Angel
  • 6:45pm/5:45c National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • 8:55pm/7:55c Freeform Premiere of Four Christmases
  • 12am/11c The Mistle-Tones
Wednesday, November 29:
  • 7:30am/6:30c Jack Frost (1998)
  • 11am/10c Freeform Premiere of Snow Day
  • 1pm/12c Hook
  • 4:15pm/3:15c National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • 6:25pm/5:25c Four Christmases
  • 8:30pm/7:30c Home Alone
  • 12am/11c Jack Frost (1998)
Thursday, November 30:
  • 7:30am/6:30c Snow Day
  • 11am/10c Hook
  • 2:15pm/1:15c Eloise at Christmastime (2003)
  • 4:20pm/3:20c The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 6pm/5c Home Alone
  • 8:30pm/7:30c Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  • 12am/11c Snow
Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert Got Trapped In the Snow and Recorded The Greatest Video of All-Time to Tell Us About It

Miranda Lambert isn't super into social media and letting the world know what's going on with her every second of the day. I respect that about her, but I wish she shared more because when she does, she's hilarious. Like the time she got stuck in an elevator but had a bunch of Tito's in her purse, so no one cared.

Miranda's latest hilarious masterpiece came in the form of a winter nightmare. A snowstorm hit Nashville just as Miranda was preparing to hit the road on her Livin' Like Hippies Tour and she couldn't get her bus up to her house, so she had to walk.

Keep reading... Show less
Sponsored
Keith Urban

Keith Urban Announces 58-City Tour With Kelsea Ballerini

In front of a small crowd in his adopted hometown of Nashville, Tennessee, Keith Urban announced to fans a 58-city tour with none other than Kelsea Ballerini.

"New music, new tour, of course, we need to go on tour with somebody this year. I'm very excited that we're going to tour with... Kelsea Ballerini," Urban shared as Ballerini joined him on stage.

Keep reading... Show less
Sponsored

"This Is Us" Producer Says We're Close to Jack Dying, But We Don't Believe Him

The most recent episode of "This Is Us," was a bit of a filler episode in that, we all needed a minute to recover from that Pearson family therapy session. Other than Kevin moving in with Rebecca and Miguel, not much happened-- unless you remember one little line from a flashback scene in which, Rebecca said to Jack, "remind me to get batteries." At the end of the episode we learned the batteries for the smoke alarm.

Supposedly, Jack is supposed to die in a fire and that's what everyone wants you to believe, but at this point, I'm not convinced Jack is ever going to die.

Keep reading... Show less

Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon Will Each Earn Around $1 Million An Episode for Season 2 of "Big Little Lies"

After big wins at the EMMYs and Golden Globes for Best Limited Series, you can't say Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman aren't worth the price of admission for "Big Little Lies," but almost $1 million an episode seems like a lot-- for TV.

The BFFs and Hollywood A-listers made around $300,00 per episode for season 1 of the HBO drama, which was never supposed to have a second season. Both actresses were also the highest-paid movie stars at one point in time, too. Kidman took the title in 2006 and Witherspoon made the big bucks in 2009.

Keep reading... Show less
News

New Information Revealed About Las Vegas Shooter-- Motive Still Unknown

I was in Las Vegas last weekend. I walked past Mandalay Bay, where a shooter holed up with an arsenal of machine guns and high-tech equipment while indiscriminately shooting into a crowd of country music fans at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival. Today, there are few markers of the tragedy on the strip and the shooter's motives are still unknown. Information is slowly coming to light about Stephen Paddock, information that could help us heal and prevent something like this from happening again.

Keep reading... Show less
News

Even Dale Earnhardt Jr. Can't Drive On These Icy Southern Roads

We aren't very used to driving in slick conditions in the South, but you would think that professional drivers could handle a slick roads. Apparently not. Dale Earnhardt Jr. lost control on a road in North Carolina and "center punched" a pine tree. There were no injuries in the accident.

Keep reading... Show less
Popular

This Girl Got Her Wisdom Teeth Out and Is Mad Her 'Husband' Luke Bryan Didn't Call Her

You ever have a dream so real that you wake up and you aren't totally sure if what you dreamed was a dream or something that actually happened? All the time, right? Imagine having that dream while on pain medicine after getting your wisdom teeth removed-- you'll convince yourself that you're married to Luke Bryan like this girl.

On the drive home from the surgery this teenager exclaimed, "I love Luke! He didn't call me today." as she starts to cry uncontrollably. In the background you can hear her mom saying, "I'm sure he loves you too, but he's got a wife."

Keep reading... Show less

Chip and Joanna Gaines to Star in a New HGTV Special, 'Chip and Joanna's Family Garden Project'

If you've already been mourning the departure of "Fixer Upper" happening later this year, fear not!

According to HGTV, Chip and Joanna Gaines will be working on their own backyard as they do a complete garden makeover in the new HGTV special, "Chip and Joanna's Family Garden."

Keep reading... Show less

Maren Morris Says Her Wedding is Going to Have Tequila and Her Dog Will Be There

Aside from getting engaged, Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd have had quite the successful run as individuals over the last few months, too. Ryan was on a couple of big-time tours and signed a record deal. And you know, Maren's done it all.

So, when it comes to the wedding, Maren told Taste of Country she wants it to be about them as people and not as country music singers.

Keep reading... Show less

mail-copy

Get One Country in your inbox