The Most Popular Christmas and Holiday Movies By State


What’s the most popular Christmas movie in your state? A Company Did a Deep Dive Into the Most Popular Holiday Movies according to IMBD 50 most popular Christmas movies list. From there, they were able to whittle them down into a state-by-state breakdown using Google Trends.

  • “Home Alone”– It’s big in Florida, Illinois, Iowa, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Texas, and Virginia.
  • “It’s A Wonderful Life” –Only took the top spot in Maine and Wisconsin.
  • “Die Hard” –Was the most popular in Alaska, Nebraska, and Washington.
  • “Elf” –Won the hearts of those in Idaho.
  • “The Polar Express” –It’s must-see viewing in Arizona, Missouri, and South Carolina.
  • “The Santa Clause” –Loved by those in Utah and Wyoming.
  • “Bad Santa” –Enjoyed by those in Nevada and Pennsylvania.