The festive season is in full swing – and with most of us spending more time at home this year, it can be difficult to get that festive feeling!
To get that Christmas spirit at home, here are the best family movies to enjoy together this festive season. Tuck everyone in, make some hot cocoa, and make your way through the list below of family-friendly movies that will help you really enjoy this time of year!
Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (2020)
Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey, is one of the latest Christmas movies to hit Netflix, and it will be a Christmas movie that families will watch every year.
This musical movie tells the story of a talented toymaker who suffers a heartbreaking betrayal, but who finds joy again with the help of his charming granddaughter.
Jack Frost (1998)
Jack Frost is an odd story, but it is one that has charmed hearts every Christmas since it was released.
The story follows a father who dies in a car accident, who before his death battled to keep his promises to his son. A year after his death, the father returns as a snowman! The father (snowman) and son go on to experience the things they didn’t when he was alive. He tries to make up for time lost, and make things right before he is gone forever.
Will Ferrell stars in this hilarious and heart-warming Christmas story about a man who was raised in the North Pole as one of Santa’s elves. When he finds out that he is not an elf, he travels to New York to find his real dad. He also soon discovers his dad is not on the nice list!
Christmas With The Kranks’ (2004)
Starring Tim Allen and Jamie Lee Curtis, the Krank family decides to skip Christmas the year their daughter is away. Between their neighbour being bitterly disappointed, and their daughter returning home for Christmas last minute, the Kranks bring about chaos trying to plan a last-minute Christmas!
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Jack Skellington, who is the pumpkin king of Halloween Town, becomes bored with Halloween. As fate has it, he stumbles into Christmas Town. He becomes so obsessed and infatuated with the idea of Christmas, that he tries to make his own version back home.
It is a little spooky, but it really is one of those Christmas movies that deserves a watch each year.
Jingle All The Way (1996)
What more could you want than a Christmas movie starring Arnold Schwarzenegger?
Arnold Schwarzenegger is a dad who desperately searches for the Turbo Man action figure for his son, whom he promised it to for Christmas. Problem is, every store is sold out! He finds himself in competition with other parents all over town to try and find one!
A Christmas Prince (2017)
This hugely popular Christmas movie has a sequel, so you could have a movie marathon! A young journalist travels abroad and manages to sneak into a castle to cover the story of a prince who is soon to be king. Romance follows! The sequel A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding is well worth a watch too!