Top 10 Christmas movies we’re streaming this holiday season

‘Tis the season for cheesy Christmas flicks and we couldn’t be more excited! Between Netflix, Stan and now Disney+ we’re spoiled for choice to the point it’s almost overwhelming. Check out our top picks of what we’re streaming this holiday season.

Anna Kendrick stars as Noelle, Kris Kringle’s daughter, full of Christmas spirit, but feeling left behind from her brother Nick who will take over for their father this Christmas. Unfortunately, Nick is failing miserably at his training to be Santa, so Noelle suggests he gets away for a while to clear his head. It seems like a good idea at the time, except he doesn’t return. Stream it on Disney+


It’s always hard to pass up the story of Buddy the Elf (Will Ferrell), a human who was raised as an elf in the North Pole who’s life gets turned upside down when he realises he’s not an elf after all! In search of his biological father, Buddy sets off to New York and a string of hilarious misadventures ensue.
Stream it on Netflix

In what’s sure to become a Christmas classic, Klaus is full of beautiful animation and story-telling. The story of a failed postman who gets shipped out to a frozen town in the North where he discovers Santa is hiding out. An unlikely friendship creates a heartwarming tale of a new legacy that melts this frozen town.
Stream it on Netflix

Home Alone 1 & 2
I won’t lie, watching this back as an adult you really realise how ridiculous it is (I mean
really,how did those bandits survive some of the things Kevin put them through?!) but it still holds up as a great Christmas movie. Kevin ends up living every kids dream, getting left home alone and being in charge, feeling grown up – until his home gets threatened and he has to put up a (hilarious) fight. Stream it on Disney+

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The Nightmare before Christmas
Whether it’s Halloween, Christmas or anything in between, The Nightmare before Christmas is always a good idea! King of Halloween Town Jack Skellington, accidentally stumbles upon Christmas Town and is immediately enchanted; however, chaos ensues when he tries to bring Christmas to Halloween Town.
Stream it on Disney+

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Let It Snow
Based on the book by Maureen Johnson, John Green and Lauren Myracle, a snowstorm hits a small midwestern town on Christmas Eve, bringing together a group of high school students who soon find their love lives colliding and friendships crossing over. Come Christmas morning, everything will have changed.
Stream it on Netflix

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The Knight Before Christmas
It’s the cheesy Christmas flick starring Coachella queen Vanessa Hudgens that we didn’t know we needed. Hudgens stars as a highschool science teacher Brooke, who becomes the love interest of a medieval English knight from who is magically transported to the present day. Brooke helps this knight navigate the modern world but as they grow closer, he begins to question whether he wants to return to his old life.
Stream it on Netflix

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Four Christmases
A fun loving couple (Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn) attempt to spend the holidays in a tropical island paradise, but as luck would have it, they need to visit each of their divorced parents and their new families – on the same day. This adventure tests their knowledge of how well they really know each other and forces them to confront the question, are they really happy?
Stream it on Netflix

The Santa Clause
When Santa falls off his roof on Christmas Eve, Scott Calvin (Tim Allen) inadvertently becomes the new Santa. Recently divorced, he must hide this from his family, which is easy enough at first, until the beard grows back instantly, his hair only stays white and he gains weight inexplicably.
Stream it on Disney+

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Love Actually
Do we really need to explain? No Christmas list could even call itself a Christmas list without this classic and anyone who says otherwise the x button is located in the corner – we are obviously not your people!

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Stream it on Stan
As a bonus, Stan has also collated all Christmas theme episodes from some of our fave shows like The Office, The OC, Hart of Dixie, Grey’s Anatomy, Parks and Recreation and more!

Excuse us we have some serious Christmas Eve binging to do



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