8 Feel-good movies to watch on Netflix this Christmas
From lighthearted chick flicks and classic comedies to all-new holiday originals, here are eight films to stream on Netflix post-Christmas feasting—cheese guaranteed:
The Christmas Chronicles (2018)
A brother and sister find themselves on a journey to save Christmas after accidentally crashing into Santa's sleigh.
Starring: Kurt Russell, Darby Camp, Judah Lewis
The Princess Switch (2018)
A chance meeting between Chicago baker Stacy and princess-to-be Margaret Delacourt who looks just like her leads to a Christmastime plan to trade places, giving both a taste of what they're missing.
Starring: Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio, Nick Sagar
Arthur Christmas (2011)
A glitch at Santa's super-secret toy-making facility leaves his son, Arthur, with the ultra-important Christmas mission of delivering the last present of the festive night.
Starring: James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy
The Holiday Calendar (2018)
A photographer inherits an antique advent calendar that seems to predict the future - and it might just point her towards the love of her life this holiday season.
Starring: Kat Graham, Quincy Brown, Ethan Peck
Home Alone (1990)
Accidently left home alone by his parents, a plucky 8-year-old takes on a pair of (unfortunate) bumbling burglars who set their sights on his house.
Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern
Love Actually (2003)
10 intertwining love stories based in London, one classic rom-com. Cue the warm fuzzing feelings.
Starring: Hugh Grant, Emma Thompson, Colin Firth, Keira Knightley
Shrek The Halls (2007)
Just as Shrek is settling down and enjoying his happily-ever-after with his new family, Christmas comes around - a festive occasion he has never celebrated before.
Starring: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz
The Polar Express (2004)
A magical tale for all ages, The Polar Express brings the 1985 children's book alive with the most beautiful visuals and heart-warming tale of a boy's adventure to the North Pole on Christmas Eve.
Starring: Tom Hanks, Leslie Zemeckis, Eddie Deezen