Everyone desires to be residence for the holidays.

Not surprisingly, many Christmas movies are primarily based round households getting collectively for the holidays. This has resulted in a lot of the hottest holiday movies being primarily based in iconic homes.

Whether it’s Macaulay Culkin being left behind whereas his household goes on trip or Arnold Schwarzenegger attempting to get the good present for his son, many of those movies have been shot in actual homes and places.

Home Alone

The McCallister’s home in “Home Alone” is an actual home situated in Winnetka, Illinois. Fortunately, the space isn’t recognized for being focused by bandits. The home has 5 bedrooms and 4 bogs. Also, none of the doorknobs are electrified or overheated and there aren’t any big spiders wandering the halls.


A Christmas Story

Anyone who had cable in the late ’90s and early 2000’s has seen this film many occasions. The movie’s iconic home, situated in Cleveland, Ohio, has been restored and a museum dedicated to the movie has additionally been opened throughout the road. Guests visiting the home could discover a memorable lamp in one in every of the home windows.

Jingle All the Way

In this 1996 basic, Arnold Schwarzenegger performs a father who’s been too targeted on work to spend time along with his son or get him a Christmas present. Fortunately, his character’s workaholic nature paid off and he was in a position to afford a pleasant home with 4 bedrooms and 5 bogs. The precise home is situated in Edina, Minneapolis and is estimated to be value over $2.5 million.


National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

The Griswold household simply couldn’t have a pleasant, stress-free trip, even once they have been simply staying residence for the holidays. In the movie, the Griswold’s live close to Chicago. In actuality, the home was situated on the Warner Brothers backlot in Burbank, California. It’s situated in a neighborhood that Warner Brothers owns and makes use of for varied film and TV productions.

Die Hard

“Die Hard” takes place throughout Christmas and it’s a Christmas film. The film takes place in the fictional Nakatomi Plaza, situated in Los Angeles. In actuality, the Fox Plaza in Los Angeles stood in for the fictional tower. The constructing has been featured in different movies, similar to “Airheads” and “Fight Club.”

Batman Returns

Like “Die Hard,” this film takes place throughout Christmas and is, due to this fact, a Christmas film. Unfortunately, Wayne Manor isn’t actual. Gotham City isn’t actual. Even so, Merry Christmas.