Christmas is (practically) here! To celebrate, we’ve handpicked the best boys and girls movies of all ages that you can watch on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney Plus, and HBO Europe.
Feel free to make yourself a cup of hot chocolate and grab some polvorones (or whatever you prefer) to enjoy one of these Christmas movies that will help you feel a little more accompanied on those special evenings ( and different).
If you prefer fiction that lasts longer than two hours, you’ll love our pick of the best Christmas-inspired TV series.
Best Christmas Movies on Netflix
Netflix has an interesting selection of Christmas movies. Although it is not part of the services with a larger Christmas catalog, the truth is that its $ 7.99 per month is worth it thanks to its large collection of series and films of all kinds.
This year Netflix is coming out Holidate, O Calendar love in Spanish, with Emma Roberts and Luke Bracey. They play Sloane and Jackson respectively, two single people in their thirties who hate Christmas.
Their shared hatred of the holidays will make them promise to spend the next Christmas together. From there, a special love story will emerge that will appeal to anyone looking for a romantic comedy for those days.
See Calendar Love on Netflix
New Years Eve
Love story anthologies are a Christmas classic. Although not the most famous in history, New Years Eve This is one of the most ideal films for this time of year, especially if you like romantic comedies.
Some of the protagonists of these love stories are Michelle Pfeiffer and Zac Efron, Ashton Kutcher and Lea Michele, Jon Bon Jovi and Katherine Heigl, Jessica Biel and Seth Meyers, and Sarah Paulson and Til Schweiger.
Watch New Years Eve on Netflix
(Re) change of princess
This year was published (Re) change of princess, the second part of Princess change
Stacy is the Princess of Belgravia, while Margaret is about to ascend the throne of Montenaro. But a third girl appears with whom they share many physical similarities: Fiona, Margaret’s cousin.
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Best Christmas Movies on Amazon Prime Video
Amazon’s selection of Christmas movies isn’t bad at all this year. We’ve rounded up just a few below, but you’ll find more in their catalog. Thanks to its 30-day free trial, you can do it without paying anything.
Love in fact
One of the classics of Christmas cinema could not be missing from this list: Love in fact. Although dating from 2003, many of us are still moved by one of the love stories told in that movie.
There are those who prefer the romantic relationship between David and Natalie, while others would like to play in the story between Jamie and Aurélia. And this is the one who didn’t break pain with Mark’s declaration of love or who didn’t feel Karen’s pain.
Watch Love Actually on Prime Video
In Holidays, O Holidays In its original title, we follow Amanda Woods and Iris Simpkins, two women who will exchange homes to spend the two weeks of Christmas in new environments and forget their own problems.
That will be when they manage to get back the most important thing: their own love. Although the truth is, they will also feel loved by others along the way. Jude Law and Jack Black play Graham Simpkins and Miles Dumont respectively.
Watch Vacation on Netflix
The latest adaptation of the Dr Seuss story stars, in this case, Benedict Cumberbatch, who voices the grumpy green character in the original version. In Europe, the voice is given by Ernesto Alterio.
Once again, we will follow the story of this creature with green fur, the only one who does not live the Christmas party with enthusiasm. Grinch will try to ruin the parties, and onlookers will have a great time with his tricks.
Watch The Grinch on Prime Video
Best Christmas Movies on Disney +
How could it be otherwise, at Disney + you will also find several films inspired by the most anticipated parties of the year. Plus, there are Christmas movies for all ages, although we especially like the ones for the little ones.
Alone at home
The iconic movie starring Macaulay Culkin is a Christmas classic. Whether it’s the first installment or one of the sequels, many families come together to see Alone at home in good company.
Culkin plays Kevin, an 8-year-old boy who will be left at home alone (hence the title) while his family travels to Paris for Christmas. But he won’t be short of company, as he will be visited by criminals Harry and Marv.
See Home Alone on Disney +
The Muppets in a Christmas Carol
Do you know the story told in Christmas story, Charles Dickens’ novel with the miser Scrooge? Well, you can relive this party at the hands of the Muppets, the mythical puppets created by Jim Henson.
In this film, Scrooge does not want to celebrate Christmas and will even refuse the invitation of his nephew Fred. But he won’t be spending the holidays alone either, as he will have tours of the Ghost of the Past, the Ghost of the Present, and the Ghost of the Future.
See the Muppets in a Christmas Carol on Disney +
One of the most successful Disney movies of all time couldn’t be missing from this list, especially forthat there is nothing that invites more to a cup of hot chocolate is to see scenes in full snow like those of Frozen.
With the first opus in the history of Elsa and Anna, you will be able to sing the mythical song “Let it go” (or “Let It Go”), as well as fall in love with the endearing character of Olaf. The second part is also available on Disney +: Frozen 2.
Worm Frozen and Disney +
Best Christmas Movies on HBO Europe
In HBO Europe there are also several ideal films to be shown these days. There is a bit of everything: from children’s films to action flicks which have also managed to become, oddly enough, also a Christmas classic.
The crystal jungle
Bruce Willis plays John McClane, an officer who no longer works for the New York Police Department and has to deal with a group of criminals organized and led by Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman).
It is considered a Christmas movie because the plot takes place during the most festive time of the year. Some also believe that the only reason McClane is going to Los Angeles is to see his family for Christmas.
Watch The Crystal Jungle on HBO
This animated film based on the children’s book of the same name hit theaters in 2004, but remains one of the most watched over Christmas. We accompanied an 8 year old boy there on the night of December 24th.
The protagonist no longer experiences the Christmas spirit with the same magic and is about to stop believing in the existence of Santa Claus. But thanks to the passengers of the Polar Express, you will find this lost happiness.
Watch Polar Express on HBO
If you prefer to see El Grinch original, then you can as long as you have an HBO account. It is one of the most admired Christmas movies among young and old, and for some reason it has been nominated for the most important awards ceremonies.
Jim Carrey takes on the role of the Grinch, the only resident of Villawho who hates Christmas. Against all odds, he will befriend Cindy Lou (Taylor Momsen), who wants to find the true meaning of Christmas.
Watch The Grinch on HBO