Popular Christmas movie recommendations on Netflix

Still in need to get into the holiday mood? Below are listed popular and classic Christmas movies available to you via Netflix streaming.

Holiday Comedies

I’ll be home for Christmas (1998) PG



A college student struggles to return home for Christmas and learns a lot about himself and the true meaning of the holidays.



Christmas with the Kranks (2004) PG


With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute.



Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (1987) R



A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving with an obnoxious slob of a shower curtain ring salesman as his only companion.




Bad Santa (2003) R

A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.



Happy Christmas (2014) R



After a break up, Jenny moves in with writer Kelly, her filmmaker husband, and their child. Despite a rocky start, Jenny’s influence helps Kelly realize that an evolution in her life, career and relationship is necessary for her happiness.


Romantic Comedies

Love Actually (2003) R

Love Actually


Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.


White Christmas (2000) NR



A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.



The Fitzgerald Family Christmas (2012) PG-13



The adult siblings of the Fitzgerald family prepare for their estranged father to return home for Christmas for the first time since he walked out on his family 20 years ago.



Children Holiday Favorites

Frosty the Snowman (1969) G



A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman’s magic hat.





The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) PG



Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn’t quite understand the concept.