15 Best Christmas Movies on Netflix (2021)
Cozy up by the fireside, turn on your TV this holiday season and get ready to binge your way through the advent calendar! The Netflix stocking is stuffed this year with Christmas classics along with a fresh batch of new holiday films. Bunker down with a cup of egg nog and boot up your favorite!
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15 Best Christmas Movies to Stream on Netflix
November 8, 2019
When Jesper distinguishes himself as the Postal Academy’s worst student, he is sent to Smeerensburg, a small town located on an icy island above the Arctic Circle, where grumpy inhabitants barely exchange words, let alone letters. Jesper is about to give up and abandon his duty as a postman when he meets local teacher, Alva, and Klaus - a mysterious carpenter who lives alone in a cabin full of handmade toys.This new classic was nominated for an Oscar as Best Animated Feature Film. The voice actors are next-level great, including Jason Schwartzman, J.K. Simmons, Rashida Jones, Will Sasso, Norm MacDonald, and Joan Cusack
September 1, 2015
If you really want to strike the holiday mood, you’ll need a roaring fire. Thankfully, Netflix provides multiple virtual fireplaces. There’s the Classic Edition, the Birchwood Edition, and a series called “Fireplace For Your Home” with three episodes Crackling Yule Log Fireplace (and music), Crackling Fireplace (no music), and Crackling Fireplace with Music. There’s also A Home Fireplace: Bright Edition, which is a fire in a trash barrel and a promotional tie-in with the Will Smith sci-fi Netflix movie Bright. Each fireplace gives you 60 minutes of warmth without the cost or the cleanup!
October 14, 1954
Two talented song-and-dance men team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business. In time they befriend and become romantically involved with the beautiful Haynes sisters who comprise a sister act.
December 10, 2020
1899, the Christmas-time St.Petersburg. Ice-covered rivers and canals of the capital seethe with festive activities. On the eve of the new century those who should not be destined to meet, come together. They are people from different worlds: Matvey, the son of a lamplighter, whose only treasure is his silver-plated skates; Alice is the daughter of a high-ranking official dreaming of science. Each of them has his own difficult life-story, but having accidentally met they rush forward together in pursuit of their dreams.
November 22, 2018
A Netflix original, siblings Kate and Teddy are trying to prove Santa Claus is real when they accidentally cause his sleigh to crash. Now it’s up to them to save Christmas. The big selling point here: Kurt Russell is Santa! If you enjoy The Christmas Chronicles, be sure and check out the sequel. In The Christmas Chronicles 2, Kate reluctantly spends Christmas with her mom’s new boyfriend and his son Jack. The North Pole and Christmas are again threatened to be destroyed, and now the two of them are pulled into a new adventure with Santa Claus.
December 8, 2006
Two women, one from the United States and one from the United Kingdom, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man but realizes that the imminent return home may end the relationship.
December 3, 2020
After taking a very nasty fall on Christmas Eve, grinchy Jorge blacks out and wakes up one year later, with no memory of the year that has passed. He soon realizes that he’s doomed to keep waking up on Christmas Eve after Christmas Eve, having to deal with the aftermath of what his other self has done the other 364 days of the year.
December 7, 2018
As Bright Fields preps for its Mistletoe Ball, a broken ornament leads Zoe to a family secret, while Gaby finds herself at the mercy of new boss Mia.
November 6, 2020
An imaginary world comes to life in a holiday tale of an eccentric toy maker (Forest Whitaker), his adventurous granddaughter, and a magical invention that has the power to change their lives forever. Packed with songs and dance, this beautiful film looks poised to become a new Christmas classic.
December 3, 2011
After her sister and brother-in-law’s tragic death, an American woman who is the guardian for her young niece and nephew is invited to a royal European castle for Christmas by her late brother-in-law’s father, the Duke of Castlebury. Feeling out of place as a commoner, she is determined to give her family a merry Christmas and surprises herself when she falls for a handsome prince.
November 4, 2011
Six years have elapsed since Guantanamo Bay, leaving Harold and Kumar estranged from one another with very different families, friends and lives. But when Kumar arrives on Harold’s doorstep during the holiday season with a mysterious package in hand, he inadvertently burns down Harold’s father-in-law’s beloved Christmas tree. To fix the problem, Harold and Kumar embark on a mission through New York City to find the perfect Christmas tree, once again stumbling into trouble at every single turn.
November 16, 2018
When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess discover they look like twins, they hatch a Christmastime plan to trade places.
Be sure to check out both sequels to this holiday favorite.
November 12, 2017
Jeanette Williams is a busy single parent, trying to make the best life for her and her daughter. With no time to follow current celebrity gossip, Jeanette is unaware of when a Country superstar returns to their small town to escape the intrusive paparazzi and the chaos of fame. A chance meeting between the two have them both letting their guards down and opening their hearts to the possibility of romance.
Made your way through all these holiday classics? The streaming universe has even more Christmas joy in store: