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TV Specials

Here are Christmas TV shows that aired as one-off specials or were
part of a regular series and aired during the holiday season.

You'll also find Documentaries about Christmas and its history and also a section
dedicated to Yule Log music DVDs and other ambience DVDs as well.

(NOTE: Head over to Comedy & Drama for Made-for-TV Movies and Animation for all animated TV specials.)

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Abbott and Costello:
The Christmas Show
Starring: Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, with Margaret Whiting, The Nicholas Brothers, Buster Shaver & Olive, and Tom & Jerry.

Special Features: (none)

NOTE: Amazon has a newer release of this, but no info or cover is shown.



The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet: Christmas Collection
Special Features: Includes eight Christmas episodes: The Boys' Christmas Money (Season 1), Late Christmas Gift (Season 1), The Miracle (Season 2), The Fruitcake (Season 3), A Busy Christmas (Season 5), The Day After Christmas (Season 5), The Christmas Tree Lot (Season 6), and Girl In The Emporium (Season 9).

Older version: Christmas with the Nelsons (includes five of those eight episodes)

Category: TV Specials



Andre Rieu: Home For The Holidays (2012)
Special Features:Andre Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra along with 6 powerful soloists perform the most beautiful Holiday melodies in this magical two-hour spectacular recorded in and around a winter wonderland setting: Andre's fabled castle in Maastricht, The Netherlands.


Andy Williams: Best of Christmas
Special Features: Features 24 of the greatest songs of the holiday season, including The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, White Christmas, It's A Holiday Season, Silver Bells, I'll Be Home for Christmas, Jingle Bells, Christmas Song, Ave Maria, Mary's Boy Child, Silent Night, and O Holy Night. Andy is joined by the entire Williams clan and the Osmond Brothers.


The Andy Williams Christmas Show (Live from Branson)
Starring: Andy Williams, with special guests Lorrie Morgan and the Osmond Brothers.

Special Features: Songs: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, Christmas Needs Love to be Christmas, Sleigh Ride, I'll Be Home for Christmas, Blue Christmas, I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus, Jingle Bells, Let It Snow, The Christmas Song, My Favorite Things, Little Snow Girl, White Christmas, Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, Silver Bells, The Little Drummer Boy, Do You Hear What I Hear?, Mommy Here We Come A-Caroling, Happy Holidays, Angels We Have Heard on High, Joy to the World, O Come All Ye Faithful, The Bells of St. Mary's, Silent Night, O Holy Night, and May Each Day. Also includes Andy Williams' Biography, Discography, and Awards/accolades/appearances.



Anne Murray's Classic Christmas (1995)
(Out of print)

Special Features: Taped at the famous Toronto landmark, The Old Mill, Anne's guests include international sensation Roch Voisine, World Figure Skating Champion and Olympic Silver Medallist Elvis Stojko, and pop rock group Barenaked Ladies. Anne performs a selection of yuletide favorites including: White Christmas, Winter Wonderland and This Season Will Never Grow Old and many more.



Are You Being Served? Christmas
Starring: Taryn Kay, Belinda Lee, and Eileen Winterton.

Special Features: Who's Who (Cast bios) and Never before seen "On Set Interview" with the cast.

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Barry Manilow: Happy Holiday! (2003)
Special Features: Join Barry and his special guests - Jose Feliciano and Cyndi Lauper - on the "A&E Live by Request" special, as he takes telephone requests from home viewers for their favorite Christmas songs, including 'Jingle Bells,' 'White Christmas,' 'Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer,' 'It's Just Another New Year's Eve,' and more. Originally broadcast from New York City on a snowy December night in 2003.


BBC Holiday Gift Set
Special Features: This two-pack includes the two BBC Holiday DVDs:
BBC Holiday Comedy (which includes eight Christmas specials from Are You Being Served, Good Neighbors, To the Manor Born, Allo Allo, Last of the Summer Wine, Keeping Up Appearances, Blackadder, and The Vicar of Dibley) and
BBC Holiday Drama (which includes episodes from All Creatures Great and Small, Ballykissangel, Monarch of the Glen, Lovejoy, and Lark Rise to Candleford).


The Beverly Hillbillies & Petticoat Junction Christmas Collection (1963)
Starring: Dennis Fimple, Kay E. Kuter, Byron Foulger, Paul De Rolf, and William Mims.

Special Features: Includes two christmas episodes from The Beverly Hillbillies and one from Petticoat Junction.


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The Big Bang Theory:
Holiday Episodes (2014)
Starring: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, and Kunal Nayyar.

Special Features: Includes three holiday-themed episodes: "The Bath Item Gift Hypothesis", "The Maternal Congruence" and "The Santa Simulation".



Bing Crosby: The Television Specials, Vol. Two:
The Christmas Specials
Special Features: Includes Bing's first holiday special, produced in England in 1961; his first color special from 1962 with Mary Martin; "Bing Crosby and the Sounds of Christmas" with Robert Goulet and Mary Costa from 1971; and Bing's final special, "Bing Crosby's Merrie Olde Christmas," which includes the iconic duet of "The Little Drummer Boy / Peace on Earth" with David Bowie. Bonus Features include "Happy Holidays With Bing and Frank," the 1957 color Christmas episode of the Frank Sinatra Show, outtakes from the 1962 Bing Crosby Christmas special, a rare Toys For Tots public service announcement and the 1976 tourism film, "Bing's Britain."


The Hollywood Palace:
Bing Crosby Christmas Show
Special Features: In this holiday special, originally broadcasted in 1962 on the classic Variety Show The Hollywood Palace, Bing and Kathryn Crosby, with their children Harry, Mary Francis and Nathaniel host Christmas-themed acts with stars Cyd Charisse, Bob Newhart, The Cuban Cossacks, Roy Fitzell and trained dog act Excess baggage


BJ Thomas: Christmas
Special Features: One of America's most successful vocalists performs all of your Christmas favorites along with some of his hits, including Hooked On A Feeling, Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head, and Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song.


Bob Hope: Hope for the Holidays ('50s-'90s)
Starring: Bob Hope, with Lucille Ball, Bing Crosby, Red Skelton, Joey Lawrence, The Judds, Jack Benny, John Wayne and many others.

Special Features: Features rare holiday bloopers from Hope's personal collection as well as a bonus "Silver Bells" collection, featuring full performance duets with Gale Storm, the beautiful Shirley Jones, a young Marie Osmond, Olivia Newton-John in the '70s and country superstar Reba McEntire.



Bob Hope Christmas Special
(2 Disc Set)
Special Features: (TBA)
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Captain & Tennille: The Christmas Show (1976)
Starring: Daryl Dragon and Toni Tennille, with Tom Bosley, Don Knotts, and The Pointer Sisters.

Special Features: Songs include Little Saint Nick, Jingle Bells, Wedding Song (There Is Love,) Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, How Can I Be Sure, O Holy Night and others.



The Garry Moore Show Presents:
A Carol Burnett Christmas (2012)
Special Features: Includes three Christmas-themed episodes from The Garry Moore Show from 1959, 1960 and 1961, featuring Carol Burnett and guest stars Mahalia Jackson, Jonathan Winters, Julie Andrews, and Gwen Verdon. Bonus Features: Segments featuring Carol Burnett, Holiday Song Mode, and Classic Commercials.


The Carol Burnett Show:
Christmas with Carol (2013)
Special Features: Includes the holiday skits: The dysfunctional Family exchanging gifts for Christmas, Mr. Tudball and Mrs. Wiggins enjoy a champagne-laden moment, The Charlady performs Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, Carol finds herself in a Christmas fight with Sid Caesar. Guest stars include Jonathan Winters, Alan Alda, Helen Reddy, Sid Caesar and Ken Berry join the regular cast of Carol Burnett: Tim Conway, Vicki Lawrence and Harvey Korman in this special holiday DVD.


The Catherine Tate Christmas Show
Special Features: Packed with laughter and hilarious sketches in this collection of comic creations, featuring a special guest appearance by singer Charlotte Church.


Celtic Angels at Christmas (2007)
Special Features: Features six uniquely-talented Celtic Angels Gillian Boucher, Stephanie Hardy, Kendra MacGillivray, Sabra MacGillivray, Maggie MacInnes and Patricia Murray performing Christmas music with Celtic style.


Celtic Woman:
Home For Christmas:
Live From Dublin (2013)
Special Features: A companion to Celtic Woman's highly-successful "Home for Christmas" album released in Fall 2012, Celtic Woman are pleased to present a live concert experience, HOME FOR CHRISTMAS- LIVE FROM DUBLIN features timeless holiday favorites (Silent Night , I'll Be Home for Christmas, It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, Joy To The World) with the group's signature Celtic Woman flair under the distinct musical direction of Emmy-nominated Music Director, David Downes.


Chris Isaak Christmas
Special Features: Chris Isaak leads his longtime band through yuletide favorites, with special guests Michael Buble, Brian McKnight and Stevie Nicks.


Christmas around the World with Perry Como
Special Features: Featuring guests John Wayne, Angie Dickenson, Richard Chamerlain, Toni Tenile, Debbie Boone, and Dorothy Hamill.


Christmas Card
from Branson (1998)
Special Features: Enjoy the holiday spirit with your host, Jim Stafford, and all of his country music friends as they perform 15 holiday favorites in and around Branson, Missouri. Performers include Boxcar Willie, John Davidson, Tony Orlando, Jim Stafford, Mickey Gilley, Conne Tillis, Buck Trent, Pump Boys & Dinettes, Presleys Jubilee, The Haygoods, and Norris & Norris.


Christmas with Crosby & Kate
Special Features: In this rare episode of The Hollywood Palace, first telecast in 1966, Bing Crosby is joined by dancer Cyd Charisse, comedian Bob Newhart, the Crosby family, and Kate "God Bless America" Smith... Bonus Feature: Includes the rare, 1954 live-television version of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, starring Fredric March and Basil Rathbone (which is also available separately).


Christmas with Danny Kaye
Special Features: This collection brings together 2 memorable Christmas episodes of the Emmy winning, top-rated CBS variety show , The Danny Kaye Show. Featuring Nat King Cole's iconic performance The Christmas Song (aka Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) , duets with Danny and Peggy Lee and Jingle Bell Rock by a young Wayne Newton.


Christmas with J.S. Bach (2013)
Special Features: The Knabenchor Hannover, the Barockorchester L'Arco, and Joerg Breiding - all acclaimed experts for Early Music - perform Julian Sebastian Bach's cantatas Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (BWV 61), Christen, aetzet diesen Tag (BWV 63) and Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage (BWV 248 I). As Breiding explains, the musicians present an 'alternative Christmas Oratorio' with these works. The ensembles are joined by the internationally renowned soloists Antonia Bourve (soprano), Claudia Erdmann (alto), Markus Schaefer (tenor), and Michael Jaeckel (bass).


Christmas with SCTV
Starring: John Candy, Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin, Catherine O'Hara, Martin Short, Rick Moranis and Dave Thomas.

Special Features: Includes the two Christmas episodes "SCTV Staff Christmas Party" and "Chirstmas." Also includes cast commentaries and The Juul Haalmeyer Dancers featurette: Juul explains the origins and all the backstage secrets of the not-so-famous dance group that bears his name.



Christmas with the King Family
Special Features: Featuring Grammy-nominated, big band era greats The King Sisters; guitar virtuoso Alvino Rey; film favorite Robert Clarke; the King Cousins featuring '60s sweetheart Tina Cole (of My Three Sons fame); the King Kiddies; and all the aunts, uncles, brothers and sisters that make up "America s First Family of Song." As a bonus, the 1967 Christmas Show is included in its entirety, featuring a surprise reunion between King Sister Alyce and her son, home from U.S. Army service.


The Christmas Wonder Years: The Holiday Episodes
(Out of print)

Starring: Fred Savage, Daniel Stern, Jason Hervey, Dan Lauria, and Alley Mills.

Special Features: Includes two of the show's Christmas-themed episodes, from the first and fourth seasons.



A Classic Christmas: The Ed Sullivan Show
(Out of print)

Special Features: One hour special featuring Bing Crosby, Johnny Mathis, Connie Francis, Alvin & The Chipmunks, Rick Little, The Muppets, George Carlin, and Brook Benton.



Classic TV
Christmas Collection (2010)
Special Features: Includes a Christmas episode from 10 different TV shows of the past: Dr. Kildare, The Courtship of Eddie's Father, CHiPs, Eight is Enough, Welcome Back Kotter, Alice, Perfect Strangers, Mama's Family, Veronica's Closet, and Suddenly Susan.


Classic TV Comedy Christmas
Special Features: Includes a holiday-themed episode from six classic TV shows: The Honemooners: Christmas Party (1953); The Donna Reed Show: A Very Merry Christmas (1958); Family Affair: Christmas Came A Little Early (1968); Petticoat Junction: Cannonball Christmas (1963); The Beverly Hillbillies: Home For Christmas (1962); The Doris Day Show: It's Christmas Time In The City (1970).


A Clay Aiken Christmas (2004)
Special Features: Clay Aiken performs several classic Christmas carols with the help of Barry Manilow, Yolanda Adams, and Quiana Parler. Also includes behind-the-scenes footage.


A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All
Special Features: Three mock-alternate endings (the best echoes the classic Twilight Zone episode, "Time Enough at Last"), a bonus Christmas song (a country-style weeper, "Cold Cold Christmas"), an onscreen live-action advent calendar (a daily Colbert greeting), and even a books-roasting-on-an-open-fire Yule log.
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The Dame Edna Experience: The Christmas Specials
Starring: Barry Humphries, with guests Roger Moore, Lulu and Australian Cultural Attache Sir Les Patterson, Gina Lollobrigida, Charlton Heston, Julio Iglesias, and Mel Gibson.

Special Features: Includes two episodes, "The Dame Edna Christmas Experience" and "A Night on Mount Edna," featuring a chat with Mel Gibson in Dame Edna's sauna. Plus Dame Edna's Christmas Message to the Commonwealth.



The Dean Martin Christmas Show
Special Features: (TBA)

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Dick Van Dyke Show:
Classic Christmas Episodes
Starring: Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Morey Amsterdam, and Rose Marie.

Special Features: (TBD)



Disney Channel Holiday
Special Features: Includes holiday episodes from the Disney Channel shows Even Stevens, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, That's So Raven, Lizzie McGuire, Kim Possible, and Phil of the Future.


Doctor Who:
A Christmas Carol (2010)
Starring: Matt Smith and Karen Gillan, with Michael Gambon and Katherine Jenkins.

Special Features: "Doctor Who Confidential": An inside look at the 2010 Doctor Who Christmas Special, "Doctor Who at the Proms": Concert performance of music from Doctor Who recorded live at the Royal Albert Hall during the BBC's annual Proms concerts.



Doctor Who:
The Doctor, The Widow and the Wardrobe (2011)
Special Features: Prequel, three "Best of Doctor Who" featurettes.


Doctor Who:
The Next Doctor
(2008 Christmas Special)
Starring: David Tennant and David Morrissey.

Special Features: (TBA)



Doctor Who:
The Snowmen (2012)
Special Features: Originally aired in December 2012 as a one-hour Christmas special.


The Donny and Marie 1978 Christmas Show
Starring: Donny and Marie Osmond, the Osmond Brothers.

Special Features: Performances and skits with the entire Osmond family.



Doris Day: Christmas Memories
Special Features: Includes three holiday shows from The Doris Day Show: A Two Family Christmas, It's Christmas Time In The City, and Whodunnit, Doris?

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Duck Dynasty:
Duck the Halls (2014)
Special Features: Includes the episode "O Little Town of West Monroe", which aired on December 11, 2013. In this episode, the Duck Commander staff gets ready to peform in a nativity play, Phil takes Miss Kay and Jessica on a hog hunt, and Willie and Jase argue over whose idea it was to give their wives a family portrait.

Also available: I'm Dreaming of a Redneck Christmas (2013) - includes the 2012 Christmas special which aired on December 5, 2012.

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Glad Christmas Tidings Featuring David Archuleta (2011)
Special Features: Annual Christmas concert presented by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, featuring American Idol runner-up David Archuleta, with special guest Michael York.


Glee: A Very Glee Christmas (2010)
Starring: Cory Monteith, Lea Michele, Jane Lynch, Kevin McHale, Heather Morris, Dianna Agron, Chris Colfer, and Matthew Morrison.

Special Features: Glee Music Jukebox.

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Happy Holidays with Bing and Frank (1950s)
Starring: Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra.

Special Features: (none)


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Heart & Friends: Home For The Holidays (2014)
[Blu-ray]
Special Features: Heart's Ann and Nancy Wilson returned to their hometown of Seattle to stage a celebration of the Christmas season, with special guests Shawn Colvin, Sammy Hagar, Richard Marx and Pat Monahan from Train.

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Here Comes Honey Boo Boo: A Very Boo Christmas (2014)
Special Features: (TBD)


Holiday Favorites: 20 Classic Episodes
Starring: Red Skelton, Ozzie & Harriet, Jack Benny, and The Beverly Hillbillies.

Special Features: 20 classic Christmas specials on 2 discs.



Holiday TV Comedy Collection
Special Features: Includes a holiday episode from the following recent TV shows: The Office, 30 Rock, House, Monk, and Psych.


A Hollywood Christmas (1996)
(Out of print)

Special Features: Jane Seymour hosts this TV special that takes you through the history of Christmas movies, from the silent films to modern-day classics like Home Alone and Edward Scissorhands.



The Honeymooners
Christmas Special (1978)
Starring: Jackie Gleason, Art Carney, Audrey Meadows, and Jane Kean.

Special Features: Includes the final Honeymooners Christmas Special from 1978, in which Ralph gambles his life savings, and pal's Ed Norton's holiday bonus, on the lottery.



The Honeymooners: Holiday Classics
Starring: Jackie Gleason, Audrey Meadows, Art Carney, and Joyce Randolph.

Special Features: Includes two Christmas episodes and two bonus episodes: "Christmas Party", "New Year's Eve Party", Bonus Episodes: "Two-Family Car", "Forget to Register".

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I Love Lucy:
Colorized Christmas
Special Features: Includes colorized and original black and white versions of three I Love Lucy episodes: "Lucy Christmas Special," "Lucy Goes to Scotland" and "Lucy's Italian Movie."


It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Its A Very Sunny Christmas (2009)
Special Features: Deleted Scenes, Making-Of Featurette, and Sunny Sing-A-Long.
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Jeff Dunham's Very Special Christmas Special (2008)
Special Features: Additional Footage, Behind the Scenes, Holiday Tips, Ask Santa Walter, Music Video: Roadkill Christmas, and Outtakes.


John Denver: Montana Christmas Skies (1991)
(Out of print)

Starring: John Denver, with guests Clint Black, Katy Mattea, and Patty Loveless.

Special Features: Songs include: Christmas For Cowboys, 'Til Santa's Gone (I Just Can't Wait), Someday Soon, Christ Child's Lullaby Wild Montana Skies, Potter's Wheel, Grandma's Feather Bed, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer, Away In A Manger, Jingle Bells, I Want To Live, Feelings Of Love, and A Change In The Air.



John Denver and the Muppets: Rocky Mountain Holiday (1983)
(Out of print)

Starring: John Denver and the Muppets.



Johnny Carson Celebrates Christmas
Special Features: Includes three classic holiday shows from The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson. Featuring comedians Garry Shandling and Robin Williams, singer Tony Bennett and the Tonight Show band performing yuletide classics, hilarious holiday skits, a unique medley of traditional carols, timeless monologues from Johnny and a special holiday visit from Bob Hope!


The Johnny Cash Christmas Special 1976-1979
Special Features: Box set includes four DVDs of The Johnny Cash Christmas Specials (that can also be purchased seperately, by year: 1976, 1977, 1978, and 1979).


Judy Collins: Christmas At The Biltmore Estate (2004)
Special Features: Join legendary folk singer Judy Collins for this very special Christmas event recorded with multiple cameras at one of the largest private estates in the U.S. complete with a children's choir. Includes a host of holiday favorites performed as only Judy Collins can perform them including Silent Night, Away In A Manger, Amazing Grace, Let It Snow and many, many more!


The Judy Garland Show: The Christmas Show (1963)
Starring: Judy Garland, with Liza Minnelli, Lorna Luft, Joey Luft, Mel Torme, Jack Jones and Tracy Everitt.

Special Features: Songs include: Over the Rainbow, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, Consider Yourself, Where is Love, Santa Claus is Coming to Town, Jingle Bells, and two Christmas medleys.

NOTE: Also available from Pioneer Entertainment and Mri Associated.

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Kenny Rogers Christmas Special:
Keep Christmas With You (1995)
Starring: Kenny Rogers, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, and Boyz II Men.

Also available: Previous release


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A King Family Christmas:
Classic Television Specials
Collection, Volume 2 (2014)
Special Features: Includes four holiday TV specials, including their classic Thanksgiving TV special and two bonus Christmas episodes of The King Family Show. Guests include Alvino Rey, The Four King Cousins featuring Tina Cole (My Three Sons), actor Robert Clarke, trombonist and vocalist Kent Larsen. Songs include "White Christmas," "I'll Be Home for Christmas," "Silent Night," "My Favorite Things," and "The Christmas Waltz."
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Lassie's Christmas Stories
Special Features: Includes three Christmas episodes: "A Christmas Story 1958," "A Christmas Story 1960," and "A Christmas Story 1961."


Lassie's Gift of Love
Special Features: Includes three episodes, "Lassie's Gift of Love" part 1 and part 2 and "The Greatest Gift."


Last of the Summer Wine: Holiday Specials 1986-89 (2011)
Special Features:Includes four Christmas specials from the BBC show, between 1986 and 1989.

Also available: Christmas Specials 1978-1982



Lawrence Welk Christmas Shows
Special Features: Contains 3 holiday episodes: 1958 Christmas Party, 1959 Chrstmas Show, and 1966 Winter Special.

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Let the Season In (2014)
Special Features: Joined by world-renowned vocalist Deborah Voigt and charismatic voice actor John Rhys-Davies, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir ushers in the holiday season with music that celebrates the work of Charles Dickens, the story behind The Night Before Christmas, and many other classic Christmas tales.


Libera:
Angels Sing:
Christmas in Ireland (2013)
Special Features: This inspiring concert features favorites such as 'Carol of the Bells,' 'Joy to the World,' 'Silent Night,' 'Danny Boy' and more, and also contains behind-the-scenes documentary extras. Six of the tracks are previously unreleased, and the remaining songs all feature brand-new arrangements made especially for this recording.


Liberace's Christmas Special
Special Features: Includes his Mother's Day Special as well.

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Little House On the Prairie: A Merry Ingalls Christmas (2014)
Starring: Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, Melissa Sue Anderson, Alison Arngrim, Richard Bull, Victor French, Jonathan Gilbert.

Special Features: Includes two holiday specials from the TV series (Full-length broadcast episodes seen for the first time since airing on TV, with newly restored and remastered image): "Christmas at Plum Creek" and "A Christmas They Never Forget."



Lovejoy:
Christmas Specials (2008)
Starring: Ian McShane

Special Features: Includes the episodes "The Prague Sun" (1992) and "The Lost Colony" (1993).

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Marie Osmond's
Merry Christmas (1989)
Starring: Marie Osmond, with Kirk Cameron, Candace Cameron, Sally Struthers, Lee Greenwood, Judy Blumberg and Michael Siebert, and the Osmond Boys.

Also available: Previous release



Merry Sitcom! Christmas Classics from TV's Golden Age
Special Features: Includes a holiday episode from the following classic TV shows: Bewitched, That Girl, Father Knows Best, The Flying Nunn, McHale's Navy, and The Donna Reed Show.


Mormon Tabernacle Choir and
Orchestra at Temple Square
Home for the Holidays (2013)
Starring: Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Alfie Boe, Tom Brokaw, and Gail "Hal" Halvorsen, with conductors Mack Willberg and Ryan Murphy.

Special Features: Three Backstage featurettes with Alfie Boe, Tom Brokaw and Gail "Hal" Halvorsen, and Behind-the-Scenes featurette.

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The Office:
Secret Santa Pack
Special Features: Includes four holiday-themed episodes from The Office (U.S. series), seasons 2, 3, 5 and 6.


An Old Fashioned Christmas:
Bell Telephone Hour Telecasts 1959-1966
Starring: Florence Henderson, Sherrill Milnes, Lisa Della Casa, Phyllis Curtin, and Giorgio Tozzi.

Special Features: Includes: CHRISTMAS THROUGH THE AGES (December 18, 1966), AN OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS (December 23, 1962), A CLASSICAL CHRISTMAS (various telecasts from 1959-1964).



One Foot in the Grave: The Christmas Specials
Special Features: (TBA)
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Pawn Stars:
A Very Vegas
Christmas Special (2013)
Special Features: (TBD)


Pee Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special (1988)
Special Features: First Commentary Featuring Paul Reubens, John Paragon (co-writer), Prudence Fenton (Animation Producer) and Lynne Marie Stewart (Miss Yvonne), Interactive Menus, Original Commercial Bumbers, Photo Gallery, and a Second Commentary Featuring The Voices Behind The Characters.


Perry Como's
Christmas Show (1974)
This is the original CBS broadcast of Perry Como's Christmas special on December 17, 1974, which featured guests The Carpenters, Peggy Flemming and Rich Little.

Special Features: "Mr. C On TV" - a new featurette hosted by Richard Carpenter, chronicling Como's decades of television popularity. Additional songs: Perry sings Ave Maria and Christmas Carol Medley. Perry TV commercial and newsreel footage.



Peter, Paul and Mary: The Holiday Concert (2011)
Special Features: Includes the PBS special of the trio's performance at the benefit for the New York Choral Society.

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Power Rangers Megaforce:
Robo Knight Before Christmas (2013)
Special Features: (TBD)


Power Rangers Super Samurai: Christmas Together, Friends Forever
Special Features: Includes the 2011 special, "Christmas Together, Friends Forever" as the main feature and two bonus Christmas-themed episodes "I'm Dreaming of a White Ranger" from the third season of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and the final Power Rangers Zeo episode, "A Season to Remember."
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Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring The Rockettes (2007)
Special Features: This 75th Anniversary celebration of the Radio City Christmas show features all the best-loved performances including: The Dance of the Nutcracker, Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, Santa's Toy Headquarters, the Living Nativity, and the arrival of Santa Claus.


Randy Travis: Christmas on the Pecos
Special Features: (TBA)


The Red Skelton Holiday Collection
Starring: Red Skelton, with Greer Garson, Freddie and the Yuletide Doll, and Leslie Nielsen.

Special Features: Three discs, with three episodes: "The Plight Before Christmas," "The Red Skelton Hour Christmas Show," and "The Red Skelton Color Christmas Show." All with loads of extras.



Rifftrax, Live!
Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! (2010)
Special Features: The stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 have a sack-full of delightful and demented shorts to riff live onstage. Some of the forgotten gems of Christmases past prove to be the perfect targets for the rapid-fire riffs of Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett and featuring special guest 'Weird Al' Yankovic.

Other Riff Trax Christmas DVDs: Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny, Magic Christmas Tree

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Saturday Night Live Christmas
Starring: Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Dana Carvey, Chevy Chase, Jane Curtin, Phil Hartman, Jon Lovitz, Eddie Murphy, Bill Murray, Mike Myers, Adam Sandler and many others.

Special Features: Many memorable holiday skits from the show's first 25 years, including The Lost Ending to "It's a Wonderful Life," John Belushi as drunk mall Santa, Alec Baldwin's "Schweaty Balls," Adam Sandler's Hannukah song, Steve Martin's "Christmas Wish List," and others.



Saturday Night Live Presents A Very Gilly Christmas (2009)
Special Features: Includes a variety of recent and classic skits from SNL.


The Sonny & Cher Christmas Collection
Starring: Sonny Bono and Cher.

Special Features: Includes their three Christmas Specials from 1972, 1973, and 1976.


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A Southern Celtic Christmas (2013)
Special Features: A Southern Celtic Christmas celebrates in music, dance, poetry, song, and story the high spirits and mystical beauty of the Celtic and Appalachian Christmas traditions. Featured artists include three GRAMMY Award winners: Moya Brennan; Celtic and bluegrass banjo virtuoso Alison Brown; and Riverdance composer Bill Whelan.


Star Wars Holiday Special (1978)
Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, James Earl Jones, Bea Arthur, Art Carney, and Diahann Carroll.

NOTE: Not available to purchase, but you can watch it online.




A Statlers Christmas Present (1985)
Special Features: Sit back and enjoy the music and merriment of A Statlers Christmas Present. This special DVD release is a delightful mixture of Christmas classics and original songs, with the Statler Brothers singing and telling heartwarming stories from earlier holidays. Winner of four Grammy Awards and one of the most successful vocal harmony groups in the history of country music, the Statlers are sure to add a melodic touch of nostalgia to your holidays.
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That 70s Show:
Holiday Edition
Starring: Topher Grace, Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis, Danny Masterson, Laura Prepon, and Wilmer Valderrama.

Special Features: Includes 10 holiday episodes: "Thanksgiving," "The Best Christmas Ever," "First Date," "Halloween," "Too Old To Trick or Treat," "Too Young To Die," "Hyde's Christmas Rager," "Not an Eric Forman Christmas," "Thank You, Christmas," and "Winter."



This Is Tom Jones Christmas
Starring: Tom Jones, with Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Collins and Rudolph Nureyev.

Special Features: Includes two of his Christmas specials from 1969 and 1970.



Touched by an Angel:
Inspiration Collection - Holiday
Special Features: (TBA)


Trans-Siberian Orchestra:
The Ghosts Of Christmas Eve (2001)
Starring: Ossie Davis, Michael Crawford, Jewel, and Allie Sheridan.

Special Features: Bonus track: Christmas in Sarajevo "Timeless" version, Discography, and Lyrics.


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TV Guide Spotlight:
TV's Merriest Holiday Episodes (2014)
Special Features: Includes 12 holiday-themed episodes from the following sitcoms: 3rd Rock from the Sun, Bewitched, The Cosby Show, The Ellen Show, The Flying Nun, Just Shoot Me, Married with Children, The Nanny, Newsradio, The Patridge Family, Roseanne, and That '70s Show.


TV Sets: Christmas Treats
Special Features: Includes a Christmas episode from eight different classic TV shows from Paramount: Cheers, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, The Odd Couple, Mork & Mindy, The Lucy Show, The Beverly Hillbillies, and Petticoat Junction.


TV Sets: Holiday Treats
Special Features: Includes a Christmas episode from eight different classic TV shows from Paramount: Taxi, The Brady Bunch, Family Ties, I Love Lucy, The Andy Griffith Show, The Honeymooners, Frasier, and Wings.


TV's Lost
Christmas Shows, Vol. 1 (2011)
Special Features: Includes classic holiday episodes from shows produced during the 1950s and 1960s, such as The Beverly Hillbillies, Ozzie and Harriet, Love That Bob, and many more. Bonus features include Biographies, Photo gallery, and Facts and trivia.

Also available: Volume 2


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Twilight Zone:
Classic Christmas Episodes
Starring: Art Carney, Rod Serling, Susan Harrison, and Val Avery.

Special Features: Includes at least two holiday-themed episodes, "The Night of the Meek" and "Five Characters in Search of an Exit."



Twisted Sister: A Twisted Christmas - Live in Las Vegas
Special Features: Following the release of their A Twisted Christmas album in 2006, Twisted Sister performed a festive show in Las Vegas. Combining Christmas favorites with classic songs from the band's catalogue. Songs include Have Yourself A Merry Christmas, White Christmas, Shoot Em Down, O Come All Ye Faithfull, I Wanna Rock, 12 Days Of Christmas, We're Not Gonna Take It, and more.
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A Very Brady Christmas (1988)
Starring: Florence Henderson, Robert Reed, Ann B. Davis, Maureen McCormick, Eve Plumb, Jennifer Runyon, Barry Williams, Christopher Knight, Mike Lookinland, and Jerry Houser.

NOTE: This 1988 TV special is only available on DVD as a bonus feature within the Complete Series box set.



Vintage Christmas Classics
Starring: Red Skelton, Ozzie & Harriet, Jack Benny, and The Beverly Hillbillies.


Vintage Christmas Classics, Vol. 2
Starring: Liberace, Ozzie & Harriet, and Ray Bolger.
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Documentaries

Advent & Christmas in old Germany (2010)
What's it about? Elmar Gunsch and Greg Marston take us on a magical journey through glittering Christmas markets, fairy tale winter landscapes and alpine bars with popular Christmas music, as well as investigating a selection of the most beautiful cribs in Germany.


Becoming Santa (2011)
What's it about? Documentary about the sidewalk and mall Santas who dedicated their life to the Holiday season, mostly focusing on Jack Sanderson and his journey as a first-time Santa.

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Christmas in Yellowstone (2007)
What's it about? "Christmas in Yellowstone" is a one-hour documentary showcasing various wildlife and scenary in the winter time at Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming.


Craft in America:
Holidays (2013)
What's it about? Holiday embraces familiar and new winter celebrations as part of our American experience with the handmade. Celebrate some of our most important cultural and religious customs and get inspired to discover your own creativity.

Special Features: (TBD)



The History of the Holidays: Christmas (2011)
What's it about? This DVD includes seven documentaries from the History Channel and A&E on 4 DVDs, two of which are also available separately: "Christmas Unwrapped" (general history about the holiday), "Biography: Santa Claus," "It's a Wonderful Time to be Weird" (from the TV series "Werid U.S.") and "Christmas Tech" (a Modern Marvels special).

Older version: 2008 Release includes four of the seven.


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I Am Santa Claus (2014)
What's it about? Follows the lives of five real-bearded professional Santa Clauses as they anticipate and prepare the coming holiday season while showing them for who they actually are: flawed, flesh and blood men who feel an overbearing responsibility to protect the integrity of the spotless, untarnished reputation of the 'Red Suit.'

Special Features: (TBD)


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Jingle Bell Rocks! (2013)
What's it about? Mitchell Kezin delves into the minds of some of the world s most legendary Christmas music fanatics and hits the road to hang with his holiday heroes including hip hop legend Joseph "Rev Run" Simmons of RUN-D.M.C., The Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne, filmmaker John Waters, bebopper Bob Dorough, L.A. DJ and musicologist Dr. Demento, and Calypso legend The Mighty Sparrow.

Special Features: (TBD)



National Geographic: Animal Holiday (1997)
(Special Edition)
Special Features: Guess Who? Game; Interactive Quiz; Sound Off Game; Sing-Along Songs.


Road Trip for Ralphie: A Christmas Story Documentary (2013)
What's it about? Tyler and Jordie Schwartz grew up loving the movie A Christmas Story. Although they didn t know each other as kids, the couple always shared the same annual anticipation of waiting for the movie to air on television. Once they finally met, they were delighted to discover their mutual admiration for the classic Christmas movie.

Visit their official site for more info.



Surviving the Holidays with Lewis Black (2010)
What's it about? "Surviving the Holidays with Lewis Black" features the Curmudgeon of Comedy Lewis Black as he returns to HISTORY (The History Channel) to make sense of the 36-day marathon of stress that consumes us all. Armed with history, humor and his trademark ranting, the ever-acerbic Lewis takes a comedic look at how to survive the month-long festival of consumption without losing your mind...

Yule Log and Other Ambience DVDs

Almost Home For The Holidays (1996)
What is it? "Almost Home for the Holidays" creates the ambience of the holiday spirit for those who live in perpetual sunshine or just a reminder for all of just how beautiful winter can be. It is a beautifully filmed winter wonderland by award winning video photographers featuring peaceful traditional instrumental carols such as Jingle Bells, Silent Night and Joy to the World...


Christmas in New York (2004)
What is it? "Christmas in New York" is a continuously playing music and light show designed as a visual and musical backdrop for all your home holiday activities. The traditional and contemporary Christmas music selections on this DVD include full orchestral, a capella, small group, and solo instrumentals... capturing the atmsophere and warmth of this special season...


Christmas Lights DVD (2010)
What is it? More than an hour of dazzling and amazing Christmas light displays in crystal clear quality. Full views of houses, lawns and buildings covered in lights, with a soundtrack of classic Christmas songs in various styles during the program.


Christmas Lights DVD 2:
Bigger Dazzling Displays (2011)
What is it? Full hour of light displays with various music styles to pick from.


A Christmas Snowfall (2007)
What is it? "A Christmas Snowfall" features nearly an hour of falling snow shot in high definition video and set to 16 classic Christmas carols. You will enjoy well over 30 scenes that include snow falling over a pine forest and a scenic river...


Daniel O'Donnell Christmas Wishes (2012)
Special Features: Celebrate the holiday season with Daniel O'Donnell's music in his first ever Yule Log DVD. Reminisce Christmas pasts and listen to 15 popular holiday favorites as you sit along side the virtual fireplace.


Disney's Magical Fireplace (2010)
What is it? 60 minutes of a fireplace with holiday music in the background, including: "12 Days of Christmas" and "Deck the Halls," both performed by Disney Characters, as well as "Joy to the World" instrumental, "Jingle Bells" instrumental, "Good King Wenceslas" and many more.


The Happy Holiday Hearth (2002)
What is it? "The Happy Holiday Hearth" provides an instant, portable fireplace...complemented by a choice of realistic crackling fire sounds, a holiday music track, or a combination of the two. The music track features traditional choral arrangements of classic Christmas songs like "White Christmas" and "Silver Bells" with full instrumental accompaniment...

NOTE: This DVD is the best-reviewed "Yule Log" DVD on Amazon. Here are some other Yule Log DVDs also available, for your reference: The Original Christmas Yule Log Fireplace, The Merry Yule Log, The Yule Log DVD Gift Set, and Fireplace and Melodies for the Holidays (2011).



Thomas Kinkade:
Christmas Treasures (2004)
What is it? "Thomas Kinkade: Christmas Treasures" features some of Thomas Kinkade's most beloved holiday images set to a collection of 14 songs by Bing Crosby, Harry Simeone Chorale, Nat King Cole, 101 Strings & Choral, and The London Philharmonic.


Toy Trains & Christmas
Parts 1, 2, 3 (2003)
What is it? Featured are three dazzling Christmas-themed electric toy train layouts with Dept. 56 Villages, Lionel, LGB, and MTH trains, and original music of Jim Coffey.

Other toy train Christmas DVDs: Toy Train Christmas Magic 4-DVD Set (2013), Christmas Toy Train Stories (2013), Christmas Train Spectacular (2011), A Lionel Christmas (1995), A Lionel Christmas 2 (2010), I Love Christmas (2007), and Toy Train Christmas Memories.



The Yule Log DVD:
Barry Manilow - A Christmas Gift of Love
What is it? Provides a fireplace and other holiday scenes featuring Barry Manilow's entire album "A Christmas Gift of Love."

Similar artists/Yule Log DVDs: Celine Dion - These Are Special Times, , Carreras/Domingo/Pavarotti - The Three Tenors Christmas, Kenny G - The Greatest Holiday Classics, Mariah Carey - Merry Christmas, Whitney Houston - One Wish: The Holiday Album and Il Divo - The Christmas Collection.



The Yule Log DVD:
Elvis Presley - Elvis' Christmas Album
What is it? Provides a fireplace and other holiday scenes, featuring Elvis Presley's entire album "Elvis' Christmas Album."

Similar artists/Yule Log DVDs: Johnny Cash - Christmas with Johnny Cash, A Christmas Gift for You from Phil Spector, Various Artists - A Traditional Christmas, Johnny Mathis - 50th Anniversary Christmas Celebration, Andy Williams - The Andy Williams Christmas Album, and Jose Feliciano - Feliz Navidad.



The Yule Log DVD:
John Denver - Rocky Mountain Christmas
What is it? Provides a fireplace and other holiday scenes, featuring John Denver's entire album "Rocky Mountain Christmas."

Similar artists/Yule Log DVDs: , Brad Paisley - Brad Paisley Christmas, Brooks & Dunn - It Won't Be Christmas Without You, Martina McBride - White Christmas, and Kenny Chesney - All I Want for Christmas is a Real Good Tan.


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