There's nothing like watching a classic Christmas or holiday-themed movie to get you into the Yuletide spirit.
TL;DR Here are 7 Christmas-themed films available on Netflix Canada to get you in the holiday spirit!
Christmas is a romantic holiday, a time to share memories with close friends, family, and loved ones. Many holiday movies play on these themes of romance and love, but some do it in a hilarious, comedic way.
On this list, you'll find a little bit of everything: from tear-shedding classic rom-coms like Love Actually, to roll-on-the-floor comedies like Office Christmas Party. And of course, you can't forget holiday classics like Beauty and The Beast.
If you're obsessed with Christmas, check out these guranteed great holiday movies on Netflix Canada.
1. The Holiday
This early 2000's gem has achieved icon status in terms of holiday rom-coms. Starring Kate Winslet and Cameron Diaz in their prime, this touching and funny holiday-themed comedy is anything but typical.
2. Love Actually
Call your girlfriends, get a couple bottles of wine, boxes of kleenex, and watch Love Actually, the most quintessential holiday romantic comedy on Netflix Canada. You can watch this early 2000's masterpiece over and over again every year and it will make you smile and shed a tear, each and every time.
3. Beauty And The Beast
Although this film isn't necessarily a strictly holiday-themed movie, it's the perfect nostalgia-inducing film to get you into the "I'm a kid again" holiday spirit. This 2017 re-make of the classic Disney tale is so well done, the animations and classic songs will definitely arouse child-like holiday spirit and joy.
4. Four Christmases
The king of rom-coms and forever Hollywood hearthrob Vince Vaungh stars in this 2008 family romantic comedy that's like the holiday-themed version of Meet The Parents. If you want to watch a holiday movie that's all about laughs, this is the winner.
5. The Holiday Calendar
This film is a Netflix-produced newcomer to the holiday rom-com repertoire. The film follows a young struggling photographer who inherits an antique holiday advent calendar that holds magical holiday powers to predict the future. This prophetic Christmas antique leads her on a journey to find holiday love.
6. A Holiday Engagement
This 2011 family comedy follows a confused and newly-dumped Hilary as she struggles to break her new single status to her family during the holidays, prompting her to hire an actor to play her fiancé during a four-day Thanksgiving weekend at her parents' house.
7. Office Christmas Party
Starring comedy legends Jason Bateman and Jennifer Aniston, among several others great comedians, this Christmas comedy is like the holiday-themed version of The Hangover. Get the snacks ready and watch it with a gang of friends.