The Polar Express – ABC Family – 8:30 p.m. EST
QUOTE: “All aboard!”
ACTORS: Tom Hanks, Leslie Zemeckis, Nona Gaye.
REASON TO WATCH: Tom Hanks plays six different characters.
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York – ABC Family – 8:30 p.m. EST
QUOTE: “You can mess with a lot of things, but you can’t mess with kids on Christmas.”
ACTORS: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, Catherine O’Hara.
REASON TO WATCH: It’s Home Alone – in New York.
Silverado – AMC – 8:00 p.m. EST
QUOTE: “The world is what you make of it, friend. If it doesn’t fit, you make alterations.”
ACTORS: Kevin Kline, Scott Glenn, Kevin Costner, Danny Glover, John Cleese.
REASON TO WATCH: From the guy who wrote Raiders of the Lost Ark and The Empire Strikes Back.
Mulholland Dr. – Cinemax ThrillerMax – 8:00 p.m. EST
ACTORS: Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Justin Theroux, Billy Ray Cyrus, Ann Miller.
REASON TO WATCH: Because David Lynch wants you to watch this. Turn around. He’s standing behind you.
The Hustler – Fox Movie Channel – 8:19 p.m. EST
QUOTE: “Do you like to gamble, Eddie? Gamble money on pool games?”
ACTORS: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie.
REASON TO WATCH: For the color of money (even though this movie is in black and white).
The Holiday – Lifetime – 5:00 p.m. EST
QUOTE: “Iris, if you were a melody… I used only the good notes.”
ACTORS: Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Jack Black.
REASON TO WATCH: Jack Black’s perm.
Fred Claus – TNT – 4:35 p.m. EST
QUOTE: “I’m from the south side of the north pole man.”
ACTORS: Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti, John Michael Higgins, Rachel Weisz.
REASON TO WATCH: If you don’t watch it Santa will put you on the naughty list.