Cozy Christmas movie nights are in full swing this time of year!
When it comes to holiday celebrations, Christmas movies are frequently the last to arrive. All of the Christmas decorations are in place, the tree is adorned with your favorite homemade ornaments, and you’ve made your favorite holiday treats. Once that’s done, you can relax on the couch and watch a movie with your friends.
When it comes to putting together a holiday movie schedule, you may not know where to begin. On Hulu, you can watch some of the best Christmas movies. As far as holiday movie selections go, Netflix has something for everyone, regardless of what type of fan you are. There are Hallmark Channel and Lifetime holiday classics, as well as some ABC Family/Freeform classics, for those who prefer romantic fare. You can get family-friendly animated Christmas movies for the little ones. There are a lot of Christmas-themed movies out there, including a few horror flicks. All of them are guaranteed to make you laugh, weep, and bring a smile to your face. Our only recommendation is that you don’t watch any of these movies without a festive beverage in hand.
Elf, one of the best Christmas movies ever made, stars Will Ferrell as a New York City Santa helper who is struggling to adjust to life in the Big Apple.
2. Happiest Season
Couples that share an intimate relationship On their way to Harper’s conservative family’s Christmas dinner, Abby and Harper learn that Harper hasn’t come out to her parents. Will the two and their families be able to come to an agreement by Christmas?
3. The Holiday
In the end, the lives of both ladies are irrevocably transformed when they decide to undertake a home swap for the Christmas season.
4. The Man Who Invented Christmas
While there have been several film versions of Charles Dickens’ renowned book A Christmas Carol, this film focuses on the author’s biography and how it inspired the story (and helped popularize the celebration of Christmas).
5. Christmas With the Kranks
Going is based on Grisham’s book Skipping Christmas, in which a family decides to skip the holiday celebrations after they learn that their daughter would not be home for the holidays. However, they are dragged into it by relatives and neighbors due to their daughter’s absence.
6. A Very Brady Christmas
The Brady Bunch’s grown-up Brady family reunited for this 1988 made-for-TV Christmas movie, 14 years after the last episode aired. (Is it making you miss the old days? Both of us!
7. Deck the Halls
Two neighbors go toe-to-toe in a battle for the most gaudy display of holiday lights on their property. Is there anyone in your neighborhood who can sympathize?
8. Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
Fans of Curious George of all ages will enjoy The Man in the Yellow Hat’s vacation adventures with the monkey
9. Dear Santa
The US Postal Service’s 107-year-old project to send letters to the North Pole is the subject of this heartwarming documentary.
10. Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas
Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas, which clocks in at just 26 minutes, is ideal for kids with short attention spans.
11. Rare Exports
It’s Christmas time, and an archeological dig is underway to find “Santa Claus,” but what they unearth is a creature that has only been rumored about in folklore.
12. Trapped in Paradise
This film is about three brothers who resolve to rob a bank on Christmas Eve for the thrill of it.
13. A Nasty Piece of Work
When a mid-level corporate employee learns that he won’t be receiving a Christmas bonus, he decides to engage a violent competition in order to receive one.
14. The Mistle-Tones
You may satisfy your Pitch Perfect desire with this film. Tia Mowry stars as a singer who creates a band and holds a competition on Christmas Eve against her opponents.
15. Every Other Holiday
It’s a heartwarming story of a couple who reunite for the sake of their children (and fall back in love) on Christmas, and it’s sure to put a smile on your face.
16. Christmas Perfection
This year’s Lifetime Christmas movie is a fan favorite thanks to a little magic and a lot of seasonal cheer.
17. So This Is Christmas
So This Is Christmas, on the other hand, is more of a melodramatic tale of a young woman who is caught up in the fast lane and needs to get her life back on track. When she decides to direct a play for poor children, things take a turn for the better.
18. A Christmas Movie Christmas
This movie features two pessimistic sisters who wake up inside a Christmas movie.
19. 12 Pups of Christmas
Having a dozen puppies in need of homes for the holidays is a wonderful idea. While you’re at it, you might as well find a new romance!
20. Christmas on Holly Lane
It’s Christmas time, and three friends get together and decide to assist each other out in this made-for-TV movie.