Best christmas movies on Netflix

best christmas movies on netflix

As the festive season approaches, the quest for the perfect Christmas movie to warm your heart and fill your home with holiday spirit begins. Netflix, the streaming giant, has curated a delightful collection of Christmas movies, both classic and contemporary, to make your holiday season truly special. Dive into a world of enchanting stories, captivating characters, and timeless melodies that will transport you to a realm of heartwarming cheer and enduring holiday spirit.

1. Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (2020)

Synopsis: In the vibrant town of Cobbleton, legendary toymaker Jeronicus Jangle creates whimsical and awe-inspiring inventions. However, when his apprentice betrays him, Jeronicus’s life spirals into despair. Years later, his granddaughter Journey arrives, determined to restore her grandfather’s magic and reignite the spirit of Christmas.

jingle jingle

Cast:

ActorCharacter
Forest WhitakerJeronicus Jangle
Madalen MillsJourney
Keegan-Michael KeyGustafson
Anika Noni RoseMrs. Johnston
Phylicia RashadGrandmother

Writers: David E. Talbert, Michael Arndt

Director: David E. Talbert

2. Klaus (2019)

Synopsis: In a remote and forgotten town, Jesper, a spoiled postal academy student, is banished to Smeerensburg, a bleak place where the inhabitants have forgotten the spirit of Christmas. Determined to escape, Jesper sets out to deliver 6,000 letters, a seemingly impossible task. With the help of a reclusive carpenter named Klaus and a mischievous mouse named Mika, Jesper rediscovers the joy of giving and brings smiles to the faces of the townspeople. It is one of the best animated christmas movies to watch.

klaus

Cast:

ActorCharacter
Jason SchwartzmanJesper
J.K. SimmonsKlaus
Rashida JonesAlva
Naya RiveraMargrethe
Joan CusackMrs. Krum

Writers: Sergio Pablos, Zach Lewis, Jim Mahoney

Director: Sergio Pablos

3. Falling for Christmas (2021)

Synopsis: Sierra Belmont, a spoiled young heiress, gets into a skiing accident and loses her memory. A charming lodge owner named Jake takes her in, and as Sierra and Jake spend time together, they develop a heartwarming connection. However, Sierra’s past life threatens to disrupt their newfound happiness.

falling for christmas

Cast:

ActorCharacter
Lindsay LohanSierra Belmont
Chord OverstreetJake Russell
George YoungTad Hamilton
Jack WagnerBeaumont Belmont
Aliza SweenyDiane Belmont

Writers: Jeff Lowell, Charlotte Stack

Director: Janeen Damian

4. The Princess Switch (2018)

Synopsis: Margaret, a princess from Chicago, and Stacy, a baking enthusiast from Milwaukee, accidentally switch places before Christmas. As they navigate each other’s worlds, they discover love, friendship, and the true meaning of the holiday season.

the princess switch

Cast:

ActorCharacter
Vanessa HudgensMargaret/Stacy
Sam PalladioPrince Andrew
Nick SagarKevin
Mark FlanaganFrank De Luca
Suzie MorleyFiona Pembroke

Writer: Robin Schiff

Director: Mike Rohl

5. Scrooge: A Christmas Carol

Synopsis: Charles Dickens’ enduring novella, “A Christmas Carol,” delves into the transformative journey of Ebenezer Scrooge, a hardened and avaricious businessman on Christmas Eve. Visited by the spectral manifestations of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come, Scrooge is confronted with the stark realities of his choices and their impact on the world around him. These encounters compel him to undertake a profound metamorphosis, shedding his callous demeanor and embracing the virtues of compassion, empathy, and generosity. Scrooge’s redemption serves as a poignant testament to the transformative power of the Christmas spirit, offering a timeless message of human transformation and the enduring significance of love and kindness.

scrooge

Cast:

CharacterActor
Ebenezer ScroogeJim Carrey
Jacob MarleyGary Oldman
Bob CratchitColin Firth
Ghost of Christmas PresentRobin Wright Penn
Ghost of Christmas PastBob Hoskins

Writer and Director: Robert Zemeckis

So curl up with a mug of hot cocoa, dim the lights, and let Netflix be your guide to a heartwarming christmas movies marathon that will leave you filled with holiday cheer. For more list of christmas movies you can take reference from rotten tomatoes christmas movie list. Merry streaming!