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11 Best Holiday Movies (& Their Subtle Green Messages)

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“Elf”

When Buddy the Elf travels from the pristine North Pole where he grew up to meet his real human family in New York City, he runs into plenty of not-so-green elements — cars, trash, consumerism. But when Santa’s unable to finish delivering his presents on Christmas Eve, it’s because his sleigh runs on an entirely-renewable alternative energy: cheer. If only we could get our cars to run on song, too.

Related: 6 Ways to Be Joyful for the Holidays

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7:14PM PST on Nov 24, 2012

How about "Scrooged" with Bill Murray and "A Christmas Story" with that little boy who wants a BB gun for Christmas?

12:46PM PDT on Apr 6, 2012

Great Movies, "Its a Wonderful Life."

4:31PM PST on Feb 22, 2012

thanks

2:27AM PST on Feb 13, 2012

Thanks

2:17AM PST on Jan 4, 2012

I can't go a Christmas w/o watching dear old Scrooge.

1:31AM PST on Dec 30, 2011

I like 'Home for christmas' and the Czech Version of Cinderella... It's no christmas without these movies.

8:14AM PST on Dec 29, 2011

thanks

6:25AM PST on Dec 29, 2011

Green, authentic, caring - these are humanity's feel good factors, which is what makes these films caress a common nerve.

2:28PM PST on Dec 28, 2011

thanks. These are great movies!!!!!

9:31AM PST on Dec 28, 2011

Thanks

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