Here Is The Most Popular Christmas Movie In Utah

By Ginny Reese

December 16, 2020

Christmas movies are a great way to get into the holiday spirit, and many bring back fond memories of days gone by.

So what movie are Utah residents watching to get their festive fix?

Comparitech, a research and tech services comparison hub, determined what holiday movie is the most popular in each state using IMDB's most popular list along with Google Trends.

According to the study, the most popular Christmas movie in Utah is The Santa Clause.

Utah isn't the only state that loves the classic feel-good flick. The Santa Clause was the favorite of Wyoming as well.

Here are the most popular Christmas movies in each state:

  • Alabama: Four Christmases
  • Alaska: Die Hard
  • Arizona: The Polar Express
  • Arkansas: Christmas Harmony
  • California: Edward Scissorhands
  • Colorado: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
  • Connecticut: Christmas in Connecticut
  • Delaware: Miracle on 34th Street
  • D.C.: Rent
  • Florida: Home Alone
  • Georgia: Almost Christmas
  • Hawaii: The Knight Before Christmas
  • Idaho: Elf
  • Illinois: Home Alone
  • Indiana: Prancer
  • Iowa: Home Alone
  • Kansas: One Magic Christmas
  • Kentucky: How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • Louisiana: This Christmas
  • Maine: It's a Wonderful Life
  • Maryland: Holiday Rush
  • Massachusetts: The Muppet Christmas Carol
  • Michigan: Holiday Rush
  • Minnesota: Noelle
  • Mississippi: Almost Christmas
  • Missouri: The Polar Express
  • Montana: I'll Be Home for Christmas
  • Nebraska: Die Hard
  • Nevada: Bad Santa
  • New Hampshire: One Magic Christmas
  • New Jersey: Home Alone
  • New Mexico: The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • New York: Home Alone
  • North Carolina: Holiday Rush
  • North Dakota: The Grinch
  • Ohio: Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
  • Oklahoma: Home Alone
  • Oregon: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
  • Pennsylvania: Bad Santa
  • Rhode Island: Edward Scissorhands
  • South Carolina: The Polar Express
  • South Dakota: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • Tennessee: Four Christmases
  • Texas: Home Alone
  • Utah: The Santa Clause
  • Vermont: Holiday Inn
  • Virginia: Home Alone
  • Washington: Die Hard
  • West Virginia: How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • Wisconsin: It's a Wonderful Life
  • Wyoming: The Santa Clause

To see the full study, click here.

Photo: Getty Images

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