Either National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation or Elf will be named the favorite Christmas movie of 9NEWS viewers.

The two movies have emerged as the finalists in the 9NEWS Christmas Movie Showdown. 30 others were elimated through four rounds of voting.

Vote for your favorite below. The winner will be crowned on December 23rd.

If you don't see the poll below, click here.

Each round will be open during the following dates:

  • Round one (32 movies): December 1 - 6
  • Round two (16 movies): December 6 - 11
  • Round three (8 movies): December 11 - 15
  • Final four: December 15 - 19
  • Finals: December 19 - 23
  • Winner announced: December 23