Menu
ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS

ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS

Not in the mood for It's A Wonderful Life? Don't worry. We've got a set of films just for you. Films that offer an alternative to the typical Christmas film, whether it be a psychosexual drama like Stanley Kubrick's EYES WIDE SHUT (1999) or a neo-noir thriller like William Friedkin's TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. (1985).


EYES WIDE SHUT

159 mins | (18)

  • Directed by STANLEY KUBRICK
  • Starring Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Todd Field
  • USA, UK (1999)
Click for info

DIE HARD

131 mins | (18)

  • Directed by John McTiernan
  • Starring Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia, Bruce Willis
  • USA (1988)
Click for info

THE APARTMENT

125 mins | (PG)

  • Directed by Billy Wilder
  • Starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray
  • USA (1960)
Click for info

TOKYO GODFATHERS

88 mins | (12)

  • Directed by Kon Satoshi
  • Starring Tory Emori, Aya Okamoto, Yoshiaki Umegaki
  • Japan (2003)
  • JPN Language w/ ENG Subtitles
Click for info

EDWARD SCISSORHANDS

105 mins | (PG)

  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • Starring Dianne Wiest, Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder
  • USA (1990)
Click for info

LITTLE WOMEN [2019]

134 mins | (U)

  • Directed by Greta Gerwig
  • Starring Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, Laura Dern, Timothée Chalamet
  • USA (2019)
Click for info

THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS

73 mins | (PG)

  • Directed by Henry Selick
  • Starring Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara
  • USA (1993)
Click for info

GREMLINS

106 mins | (12A)

  • Directed by Joe Dante
  • Starring Hoyt Axton, Phoebe Cates, Zach Galligan
  • USA (1984)
Click for info

TRADING PLACES

116 mins | (15)

  • Directed by John Landis
  • Starring Eddie Murphy, Dan Aykroyd, Ralph Bellamy
  • USA (1983)
Click for info

BATMAN

127 mins | (12)

  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • Starring Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Michael Keaton
  • USA (1989)
Click for info

BATMAN RETURNS

126 mins | (12)

  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • Starring Danny DeVito, Michael Keaton, Michelle Pfeiffer
  • USA (1992)
Click for info

GREMLINS 2 : THE NEW BATCH

106 mins | (12)

  • Directed by Joe Dante
  • Starring Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Christopher Lee, Dick Miller, Hulk Hogan
  • USA (1990)
Click for info

TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A.

116 mins | (18)

  • Directed by William Friedkin
  • Starring William L. Petersen, Willem Dafoe, John Pankow, Debra Feuer, John Turturro,
  • USA (1985)
Click for info

SCROOGED

102 mins | (PG)

  • Directed by Richard Donner
  • Starring Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe
  • USA (1988)
  • Format: Digital
Click for info

CAROL

118 mins | (15)

  • Directed by Todd Haynes
  • Starring Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson
  • UK, USA (2015)
Click for info