After five rounds of voting, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation beat out 31 other movies to be named the best Christmas movie by 9NEWS viewers.

The bracket-style Christmas Flick Fight was launched in early December with 32 holiday movies categorized into four divisions: classics, animated, romantic and modern.

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, A Charlie Brown Christmas, Love Actually and Elf won each of those respective divisions to make the final four. 

In the end, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation beat out Elf to emerge the winner.

View the full bracket:

Christmas Movie bracket
2018 Christmas Movie bracket
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