‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ voted best Christmas movie

Last Updated: Nov 30, 2011, 08:58 AM IST

London: ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ has been voted as the best Christmas movie of all time in an online poll.

The 1946 classic, which starred James Stewart as a man contemplating suicide before a guardian angel intervenes, beat off competition from `The Muppet Christmas Carol` and `Love Actually`, which placed second and third respectively in a poll by radiotimes.com.

Rounding off the top five were 2003 movie `Elf` and 1990`s `Home Alone`, reported Contactmusic Meanwhile, `Miracle on 34th Street` appeared twice in the list, with the 1947 original starring Oscar-winning actor Edmund Gwenn - placing 12th, six places behind the 1994 remake which starred Richard Attenborough.