The holidays are upon us and this chilly breeze is subtly whispering in our ears, “Go snuggle up on the sofa with a warm cup of tea and binge-watch the best Christmas movies on Netflix.” Well, we are all up for it!
To kick off the holiday season on a good note, Netflix is here with countless feel-good movies everyone can easily watch throughout the holiday season. From kid-friendly Christmas movies to religious holiday films and romantic flicks, Netflix’s Christmas collection has it all. (LOOK: Antipolo’s Casa Santa Museum Is Now Open for the Holidays!)
And since there are so many holiday movies to choose from, you might be wondering what movie you should watch first. So call the family and prepare holiday snacks as My Pope lists three of the best Christmas movies on Netflix that are bound to bring you the holiday cheer all season long.
Netflix Holiday Films: Holidate
Are you tired of family members asking about your dating life during the holidays? Well, if that’s the case, this movie is for you! (Read: Three Ways to Celebrate the True Meaning of Christmas)
Directed by John Whitesell and based from a screenplay by Tiffany Paulsen, Holidate is a romantic comedy holiday film starring Emma Roberts, Luke Bracey, Jake Manley, Jessica Capshaw, Andrew Bachelor, Frances Fisher, Manish Dayal, and Kristin Chenoweth.
The film follows the story of two strangers equally hating on the holidays but ends up finding love in the most unexpected way. The film was released on Netflix on October 28, 2020.
Netflix Holiday Films: Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square
Dolly Parton and Netflix hope to bring and uplift your holiday spirit with this nostalgic holiday musical, Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square. (WATCH: Disney UK Celebrates Filipino Families in Viral Christmas Ad)
This Christmas special is about family, love, and how a small town became one for Christmas. The film was directed by Debbie Allen and starring Dolly Parton herself, together with Christine Baranski, Jenifer Lewis, and other big names in Hollywood. It Features 14 original songs with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton.
Netflix Holiday Films: Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey
Featuring songs by John Legend and other amazing artists, this musical adventure and visual spectacle is set in the gloriously vibrant town of Cobbleton. The film unravels as a toymaker named Jeronicus Jangle (Forest Whitaker) looks for his long-forgotten toy invention that was stolen by his apprentice.
Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey is a movie full of hope and reminds us of the strength and power of love in all its possibility.