It's the festive season – Christmas is here! And you know what that entails, right? Obviously, it's time for Netflix Christmas movies! After indulging in the turkey feast, enjoying the Quality Street chocolates, pulling Christmas crackers, and unwrapping your gifts, it's the perfect moment to unwind on the couch with your family and enjoy a movie or perhaps three.
As expected, Netflix offers a delightful array of options this year. Among the latest additions is a classic body swap tale featuring Jennifer Garner and a Friendsmas gone awry, starring Heather Graham from The Hangover.
We're eagerly anticipating Lindsay Lohan's performance in Falling For Christmas, while Freddie Prinze Jr. entertains us in Christmas With You. The Princess Switch 3: Romancing The Star stands out (Vanessa Hudgens portraying not just two but three characters this time), along with Love Hard, starring Nina Dobrev from The Vampire Diaries.
Seeing familiar faces during our Christmas movie marathon is always a treat. Gossip Girl star Kelly Rutherford appears in Christmas Wedding Planner, and the stunning Kat Graham stars in the Holiday Calendar. So, snuggle up with a mug of hot cocoa and one of these Netflix Christmas movies for the ultimate cozy night in.
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1. Best. Christmas. Ever!
Jackie (Brandy Norwood) sends out a self-satisfied newsletter detailing how well her life is going. This results in a visit from her university friend Charlotte (Heather Graham from The Hangover), determined to prove that Jackie's life isn't as flawless as she claims. What a delightful Christmas treat! Best. Christmas. Ever! also features American Pie's Jason Biggs.
While Freaky Friday might be getting a sequel, it won't be ready in time for the holiday season. Fortunately, Netflix's Family Switch is here... © 2023 Netflix, Inc.
2. Family Switch
Freaky Friday might be getting a sequel, but not in time for the festive season. Thankfully, Netflix's Family Switch arrives just in time to deliver the body swap comedy we've been craving. Starring Jennifer Garner, the movie follows her character and her husband as they swap bodies with their teenage kids over Christmas – undoubtedly leading to comical chaos!
3. A Boy Called Christmas
Based on Matt Haig's book of the same title, A Boy Called Christmas embarks on an extraordinary journey as an ordinary boy sets out to find his father in the village of Elfhelm in the North Pole.
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4. Christmas on Mistletoe Farm
A widowed father inherits a farm at Christmas but plans to leave. However, his children ingeniously devise a plan to remain there for as long as possible.
5. The Noel Diary
If you're a fan of the heartfelt drama This Is Us, you'll be pleased to know that Justin Hartley, a star from the series, plays Jake Turner in this Christmas film. Jake returns home to settle the estate of his estranged mother and crosses paths with Rachel. Together, they delve into their past secrets to pave the way for a better future.
6. Falling for Christmas
Get ready for an exciting comeback in the acting scene – none other than Lindsay Lohan! Her role in Falling for Christmas is captivating as she portrays a pampered hotel heiress involved in a skiing accident, resulting in complete amnesia. As a result, she finds herself cared for by a charming lodge owner in the run-up to Christmas.
7. Christmas With You
Another Netflix release to anticipate! Aimee Garcia and Freddie Prinze Jr. lead in this comedic movie where a pop star fulfills a young fan's wish to meet her during the Christmas season, uncovering love in the process.
8. Christmas Wedding Planner
Who doesn't adore a classic festive love story? While Kelsey Wilson is organizing her cousin's imminent wedding, everything gets disrupted by the arrival of a dashing Private Investigator named Connor McClean, who inevitably wins over her heart. Starring Jocelyn Hudon, Stephen Huszar, and Gossip Girl star Kelly Rutherford.
9. Angela's Christmas
Ideal for a heartwarming viewing with kids, this Christmas short film is set in Ireland during the 1910s. It follows the endearing tale of young Angela, who wishes for everyone to experience safety, warmth, and love during Christmas. This film is sure to evoke a desire for cuddles after watching!
10. The Holiday Calendar
Starring Kat Graham, Quincy, and Ethan Peck, The Holiday Calendar offers a feel-good experience. The movie revolves around a photographer who discovers that the inherited advent calendar predicts her future, including an exciting new romantic prospect. We're completely sold on this one!