How time flies, Christmas is round the corner again! And one of the best parts of Christmas is have the entire family sit down and enjoy a nice Christmas movie together with the iPad's wide screen. But which movies are the best? To help you get that special feeling, we've pulled together a list of the best Christmas movies that you'd love to watch on your new iPad this holiday.
Part I. Top 5 best Christmas Movies
1. Love Actually
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Starring: Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon and Liam Neeson
Release date: 14 November 2003
This is a good film with an affectionate theme. It follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely and interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England. With the scenes of success, joy, luck, sincerity and harmony, the movie is brimming with love that actually can be spread like a fire to all people whether they know each other or not. Watching the movie can also ignite the fire of love in your heart and have everything done smoothly with love around Christmas.
2. Home Alone
Genre: Comedy, Kids & Family
Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern
Release Date: 16 November 1990
The Christmas movie that made Macaulay Culkin a household name, It is a story about a little boy that accidentally gets left at home by himself on Christmas. With his family out of town, Culkin's character, Kevin McCallister, plans to entertain himself, but soon finds that his house is the target of burglars and must take drastic measures to protect his house. This is a great comedy for the holiday season that the whole family will love.
3. It's a wonderful life
Genre: Drama, Kids & Family, Classics, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Comedy
Starring: James Stewart, Donna Reed and Lionel Barrymore
Release Date: 7 January 1947
This movie is a true Christmas classic that the whole family will love. Since its release in 1942, this James Stewart and Donna Reed movie has come to be regarded as one of the best Christmas movies of all time. When it debuted in December 1946 it was nominated for five Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Actor (Jimmy Stewart), and Best Director (Frank Capra). A touching story involving a man and his guardian angel that is great for people of all age, and a movie that truly gets better every time you see it.
4. A Christmas Story
Genre: Drama, Kids & Family, Comedy
Starring: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon and Darren McGavin
Release Date: 18 November 1983
One of the most watched Christmas movies of all time, A Christmas Story has become a staple for movie lovers during the holiday season. It is the story of a 9 year old boy, Ralphie Parker, who has just one wish for Christmas - a Red Ryder BB gun. There are some really funny parts to this movie involving Ralphie and the rest of his family as Christmas approaches. Will Ralphie get his dream present for Christmas? You will have to watch the movie to find out for yourself.
Genre: Comedy, Kids & Family
Starring: Will Ferrell, Edward Asner and Bob Newhart
Release date: 7 November 2003
Elf is a warm-hearted Christmas comedy that tells a story of a baby boy who was mistakenly brought to the North Pole in Santa Clause's bag. He grew up in the elf world and had a wish to go back to his true family in New York. When he returned, he discovered the world was not as peaceful as he had imagined. The Christmas was losing its influence on the busy and lack of affection New Yorkers. He decided to help the world resume the sentimental path which the world was walking off.
Part II. The way to watch the best Christmas movies on iPad
To watch the best Christmas movies on your iPad, you need to rip the Christmas movies to iPad compatible video formats and then transfer the output video to iPad with the sync of iTunes. The simple instructions below will show you how to rip Christmas movie to iPad compatible video files on Mac OS X with iFunia DVD to iPad converter, helping you enjoy the best Christmas movies on the go with your iPad.
1. Run iFunia DVD to iPad Converter on your Mac
and load the Christmas movie disc by click the "Add DVD" button.
2. Choose the right preset for your iPad device in the "Output Format" drop-down menu.
3. Hit "Start" to convert Christmas movies to iPad supported video format.
4. Connect iPad to computer, iTunes will detect them as a device. Select iPad device on the left panel of iTunes, drag and drop the converted MP4 video file into it. That’s done. Enjoy.