The season to be jolly is finally here!
If you’re looking for a good Christmas movie to watch while you deck the halls or rock around the Christmas tree, look no further! We put together a list of where and when you can watch some of the most popular Christmas movies.
It’s a Wonderful Life: Scheduled to air on News Channel 8 at 8 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
Love Actually: Available to stream any time on Netflix.
Elf: AMC will air Elf several times starting Nov. 26 as part of its “Best Christmas Ever” lineup.
Miracle on 34th Street: The 1994 remake of the classic movie is available to stream on Hulu. The 1947 classic will air several times during AMC’s “Best Christmas Ever” starting Nov. 27.
White Christmas: Available to stream any time on Netflix. It is also scheduled to air during AMC’s “Best Christmas Ever” on Nov. 27 and Dec. 8.
A Christmas Story: You can watch the full movie on the TBS or TNT website. If you prefer to watch it on TV, TBS and TNT will continue their annual “24 Hours of A Christmas Story” marathon this year starting at 8 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
The Polar Express: This computer-animated favorite is scheduled to air on AMC several times during “Best Christmas Ever,” starting on Nov. 29.
The Nightmare Before Christmas: Available to stream any time on Hulu. Freeform will also air the movie several times during its “Kickoff to Christmas” and “25 Days of Christmas” lineups.
National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation: This hilarious Christmas classic will air on AMC several times starting on Nov. 28.
The Santa Clause movies: Freeform will air the original movie and The Santa Clause 3 several times during its “25 Days of Christmas” lineup starting Dec. 1. If you have a TV provider login, you can also watch it on Freeform’s website. Meanwhile, The Santa Clause 2 will air on AMC as part of the “Best Christmas Ever” lineup.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The full-length feature film starring Jim Carrey is available to stream any time on Netflix. You can also watch it on Freeform several times during its “25 Days of Christmas” lineup.
A Christmas Carol: The 1984 version of this Christmas classic is available to stream on HBO GO. If you prefer Disney’s 3D animated version, Freeform will air it several times during its “25 Days of Christmas” lineup.
Home Alone: Home Alone and Home Alone 2 are available to stream on Starz. You need a subscription, but they currently have a holiday offer available that lets you try the app free for seven days. It’s then $5 a month for the first three months.
Jingle All The Way: While it may not be considered a classic, Jingle All The Way is good for some laughs. It will air several times on AMC as part of “Best Christmas Ever.”
ANIMATED CHRISTMAS CLASSICS:
Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town: This will air several times during Freeform’s “25 Days of Christmas” lineup.
Rudolph and Frosty: Rudolph’s Shiny New Year and Frosty’s Winter Wonderland will air several times during AMC’s “Best Christmas Ever” lineup, along with Rudolph and Frosty’s Christmas in July. The original Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman specials are available on Hulu if you have the Hulu with Live TV plan. If you have a base Hulu plan, you should be eligible for a free one-week trial of Live TV.
The Year Without a Santa Claus: Both AMC and Freeform will air this several times during “Best Christmas Ever” and “25 Days of Christmas,” respectively.
Jack Frost: The stop-motion animated classic will air several times on AMC’s “Best Christmas Ever.”
OTHER MOVIES TO STREAM ON NETFLIX:
- Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
- Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas
- Mickey’s Magical Christmas
- Bad Santa
- Bad Santa 2
- The Christmas Chronicles
- The Nutcracker
- A Christmas Prince
- The Princess Switch
- Christmas Inheritance
- The Holiday Calendar
- A Very Murray Christmas
OTHER MOVIES TO STREAM ON HULU:
- It’s Christmastime Again, Charlie Brown
- Santa Baby
- Holiday in Handcuffs
- Home for the Holidays
- The Heart of Christmas
- Chasing Christmas
- My Santa
- Christmas Do-Over
- A Miser Brother’s Christmas