Christmas is just around the corner. You’re probably sick of all the cookies, frantically searching for gifts, and merely the thought of Wham’s ‘Last Christmas’ or Chris Rea’s ‘Driving Home for Christmas’ can make you throw up. Well, sounds like it’s time to relax.
Now if you’re still enjoying the season and are looking forward to Christmas, you may as well open this article and watch some entertaining holiday videos. The celebrities that will help you pass the time include Coldplay, The Killers, and Bugs Bunny. Happy Holidays!
Kissing under the mistletoe? Well, see for yourself.
The Killers – Boots
Just for Christmas, The Killers got back together in their hometown Las Vegas to record an inspiring holiday video for their song ‘Boots’.
This is their fifth annual holiday video. The proceeds from the song will be donated to (RED) to help fight AIDS in Africa. Also, Starbucks will donate five cents for each view of the video. You can download the song from iTunes.
Christmas Lights Display
In this video the Christmas lights display of a house and garden are arranged to visually support the modern version of Amazing Grace. As the song goes from classic to techno, the lights go crazy.
Mia Rose – What Would Christmas Be Like?
Mia Rose became famous through cover songs published on her YouTube channel, which she opened during her Christmas break from university in 2006. Meanwhile, the 22 year old has over 250,000 YouTube subscribers, a best selling download from iTunes, and was featured in Rolling Stone, among other popular media. This Christmas song was written by herself and released in 2009.
Carson Williams’ Christmas House
16,000 christmas lights controlled by 88 Light-O-Rama channels light up rhythmically to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s ‘Wizeards in Winter’. Epic! And if you were wondering, yes this is a US production based in Mason, Ohio.
Coldplay – Christmas Lights
Filmed in London on November 25th, this video is Coldplay’s contribution to this year’s holiday season. And if you thought that November 25th was a working day in the UK because “the British people don’t believe in Thanksgiving“, then you’re probably American and definitely wrong. Wikipedia should shed some light.
Bug Bunny’s ‘A Christmas Carol’
Charles Dickens novel ‘A Christmas Carol’ has inspired many films and even opera, ballet, and a Broadway musical. This is a short, child compatible version starring Bugs Bunny and his pals.
Becky Kelley – Where’s the Line to See Jesus
Ever heard of GodTube? It’s not a joke! The video below was plugged from God’s own video hub.
Indian Santa Clause
Mr. Everything Comes From India is a character from the BBC sketch comedy show ‘Goodness Gracious Me‘. In this piece he explains the true origins of Santa Clause to his increasingly upset daughter.
Based on the poem ‘The Night Before Christmas’, this video shows two guys adding a twist to the famous words. Mind boggling and confusing, but quite entertaining.
For many more entertaining Christmas videos, visit Fanpop, which features a list of the.
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What is your favorite video and which movies do you love to watch during the holiday season?
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