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Favorite Christmas movies in each state

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White Christmas, Die Hard, Home Alone. (20th Century Fox)

Utahns are dreaming of a "White Christmas" while Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, and Ohio are seeing a "Black Christmas"... at least when it comes to holiday movies.

A new study by Streaming Observer shows which holiday movie each state was most obsessed with relative to other states.

Films taking place during the holidays -- such as Edward Scissorhands, Gremlins, Die Hard, and Batman Returns -- are counted. In fact, Gremlins was the favorite in most states.

Utah was the only state to pick the Bing Crosby classic "White Christmas," while no state picked the holiday classics "It's a Wonderful Life," "Miracle on 34th Street," or "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation."

The list's creators explain how it was made:

Using data from Rotten Tomatoes and other public sources, we put together a list of the most popular holiday movies of all time. Then, we worked with the team at Mindnet Analytics and used Google Trends data to determine which holiday movie each state was most obsessed with relative to other states.

Below is the list for all 50 states:

  • Alabama - Black Christmas
  • Alaska - Gremlins
  • Arizona - Bad Santa
  • Arkansas - Batman Returns
  • California - Edward Scissorhands
  • Colorado - Gremlins
  • Connecticut - Christmas in Connecticut
  • Delaware - Black Christmas
  • District of Columbia - Trading Places
  • Florida - Batman Returns
  • Georgia - Black Christmas
  • Hawaii - Trading Places
  • Idaho - Frosty the Snowman
  • Illinois - Gremlins
  • Indiana - Gremlins
  • Iowa - Home Alone
  • Kansas - Gremlins
  • Kentucky - Batman Returns
  • Louisiana - Black Christmas
  • Maine - Babes In Toyland
  • Maryland - Batman Returns
  • Massachusetts - Gremlins
  • Michigan - Holiday Inn
  • Minnesota - Home Alone
  • Mississippi - The Best Man Holiday
  • Missouri - Die Hard
  • Montana - The Snowman
  • Nebraska - Gremlins
  • Nevada - Edward Scissorhands
  • New Hampshire - Elf
  • New Jersey - Trading Places
  • New Mexico - Gremlins
  • New York - Batman Returns
  • North Carolina - Black Christmas
  • North Dakota - A Charlie Brown Christmas
  • Ohio - Black Christmas
  • Oklahoma - Gremlins
  • Oregon - Die Hard
  • Pennsylvania - Trading Places
  • Rhode Island - Love Actually
  • South Carolina - Gremlins
  • South Dakota - A Christmas Story
  • Tennessee - Gremlins
  • Texas - Gremlins
  • Utah - White Christmas
  • Vermont - Frosty the Snowman
  • Virginia - Die Hard
  • Washington - Die Hard
  • West Virginia - Krampus
  • Wisconsin - Gremlins
  • Wyoming - Happy Christmas