The holiday season is the perfect season to curl up on the couch and stream your favorite movies with friends and loved ones! A special thanks to Netflix for sponsoring this holiday movie post.
I am a holiday movie lover! I have to hold myself back from watching Christmas movie all fall, but once December hits I let myself stream holiday movies to my heart’s content. It’s a fun way to get into the seasonal mood.
This holiday season I am enjoying these 12 holiday movies and shows on Netflix:
Classics Holiday Movies
White Christmas – A top song-and-dance act meet a pair of beautiful sisters with their own song-and-dance act. They all travel to a Vermont lodge to perform a Christmas show. A series of romantic mix-ups occur amid the snow and holiday music.
A Christmas Carol – This 1938 movie version of Dicken’s classic novel tells the tale of Ebenezer Scrooge who is visited by three spirits. They warns him to change his ways or face the terrible consequences in his afterlife.
Movies for the Kids
Kung Fu Panda Holiday – Po, the Kung Fu Panda, is supposed to host the annual winter holiday feast , but can not meet the expectations of his friends. Everyone learns the true meaning of Christmas.
Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas – Disney presents three tales of Christmas starring Mickey & Minnie, Goofy, and Donald Duck. The Gift of the Magi tale is my favorite.
The Legend of Frosty the Snowman – Frosty the Snowman visits the town of Evergreen to prove to the children that magic is real. Evergreen Elementary’s principal tries to end the fun, but good wins and the citizens of Evergreen learn that fun is for everyone.
Quirky but Fun Movies
The Mistle-Tones – Tia Mowery and Tori Spelling star in this Christmas movie about rival musical groups and their Christmas Eve competition.
Holidaze – Jennie Gath stars in this story of a corporate workaholic who hits her head and wakes up in an alternate universe where she see what her life could have been if she married to her high school sweetheart.
I’ll be Home for Christmas – A spoiled college student, played bu Jonathon Taylor Thomas, is hazed by his friends and struggles to get home for Christmas. He learns lessons about the true meaning of the holiday and himself.
Modern Holiday Favorites
Christmas With the Kranks – Tim Allen and Jamie Lee Curtis star as parents who decide to skip Christmas until they realize their daughter will be home for the holidays. They have to rush to create the best Christmas ever.
Love Actually – This romantic comedy follows the lives of eight couples dealing with life and love lives in interrelated stories set during the frantic month before Christmas in London.
Movies Too Hip to Miss
Happy Christmas – Anna Kendrick, Lena Dunham, and Melanie Lynskey star in this awkward 2014 movie about a woman, Jenny, who moves in with her brother’s family to try to start over during the holidays.
A Very Murray Christmas – This comic take on the classic variety show stars Bill Murray as himself. Guest stars including George Clooney, Paul Shaffer, Amy Poehler, Michael Cera, Chris Rock, Maya Rudolph, Jason Schwartzman, and Rashida Jones help him ring in the holidays.
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