What’s the Christmas season without snuggling under a blanket in your favorite recliner and munching on popcorn while watching your favorite Christmas movie? Add a steaming cup of hot chocolate with puffy marshmallows and a peppermint stick, and you have the perfect setup.
Here, in no particular order, are my picks for favorite movies to enjoy not only for the Christmas season, but all year round.
The Nativity Story Beautifully produced, realistic, and touching, The Nativity Story reminds us of what Christmas is all about.
A Charlie Brown Christmas It just doesn’t get any better than timeless Charlie Brown classics! Another one we watch every year, A Charlie Brown Christmas is, for the first time, no longer available on network television. But thankfully it is available for purchase and streaming.
The Christmas Cure Love this family-oriented story with plenty of humor, love, and some dramatic moments. You can find my full review here.
The Christmas Card Sweet romance movies just really doesn’t get any better than this. Check out my full synopsis and movie review here.
Christmas Angel As always, Della Reese provides a command performance in this delightful story of friendship. Add a touch of romance between characters played by phenomenal actors Kevin Sorbo and Terri Polo and you’ve got a must-watch for the entire family.
The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey A touching must-see movie about how reaching out to others can make a difference. For my full movie review, go here.
Wish for Christmas When a high school girls makes a wish, she has no idea that it’s going to change everything – and not for the better. A mix of humor and drama, this also includes a great lesson of putting others before ourselves and a great one to watch with teens.
Christmas Oranges A wonderful story for young and old viewers alike. For my full movie review, go here.
Broadcasting Christmas A fun story about how competition can lead to love.
Silver Bells A story with a great lesson about the true meaning of Christmas. For my full movie review, go here.
Silver Bells One of my absolute favorite Hallmark Hall of Fame Movies, Silver Bells is a classic true love story about second chances.
A Dog Named Christmas A heartwarming movie for all, but especially those who love dogs.
Christmas With Tucker Another heartwarming movie highlighting family bonds and a special dog.
The Angel Doll A little girl with polio and a caring big brother set on making his sister’s Christmas special.
Dashing Through the Snow Looking for a relaxing evening with a romantic comedy? This one is a must-watch.
Switched for Christmas When two sisters who are completely opposite with completely opposite goals in their lives switch things up for Christmas, what could possibly go wrong? For my full review, go here.
The Christmas Ornament A beautiful love story about second chances.
Once Upon a Christmas Miracle A heartwarming movie based on a true story.
For more family movies, please check out my extensive
Mom-Approved Movies Listing on this blog.
Before you go, check out these other posts:
All Things Christmas: Favorite Songs of the Season
t hankful for the small things
13 verses to comfort the fearful heart
8 things I want my daughters to know
the import ance of avoiding false teaching
the importance of avoiding the gossip trap
conquering the joy zappers of life
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