New Holiday Movies You Can Watch On Netflix Now

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Whether it's putting up decorations or sipping on hot chocolate, everyone has their own rituals that help get them into the holiday spirit. Even though many of us will be spending the holidays at home this year, that doesn't mean we can't still enjoy the magic this season brings! There are plenty of ways to make new memories with your friends and family.

For many, watching holiday movies are a huge part of their annual tradition, and this year doesn't have to be any different. Netflix has got you covered. Even if you've already seen everything they currently have streaming, you're still in for a treat!

Here's every 2020 holiday movie you can stream on Netflix right now!

Holiday Movies For You And Your Friends:


A romantic comedy starring Emma Roberts and Luke Bracey

Rated: TV-MA

Length: 1 hour 44 minutes

Netflix Description: "Fed up with being single on holidays, two singles agree to be each other's platonic plus-ones all year long, only to catch real feelings along the way."


The Princess Switch 2: Switched Again

A romantic drama starring Vanessa Hudgens and Nick Sagar

Rated: TV-G

Length: 1 hour 37 minutes

Netflix Description: "When Margaret's Christmas coronation complicates her love life, her double Stacy steps in to save the day. But will a third look-alike ruin their plan?"

The first movie in this series, The Princess Switch, was released in 2018 and is also available to stream on Netflix.


Operation Christmas Drop

A romantic comedy that takes place on an Air Force base starring Kat Graham and Alexander Ludwig

Rated: TV-G

Length: 1 hour 36 minutes

Netflix Description: "A by-the-book political aide falls for a big-hearted Air Force pilot while looking to shut down his tropical base and its airborne Christmas tradition."


A New York Christmas Movie

A romantic drama starring Nia Fairweather and Chris Noth

Rated: TV-MA

Length: 1 hour 29 minutes

Netflix Description: "As her wedding nears, a bride-to-be is visited by an angel who reveals what could have been if she followed feelings for her childhood best friend."


Holiday Movies For The Family

The Christmas Chronicles 2

A family movie starring Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn

Rated: PG

Length: 1 hour 55 minutes

Netflix Description: "Unhappy over her mom's new relationship, a now-teenage Kate runs away and lands at the North Pole, where a naughty elf is plotting to cancel Christmas."

The first film in the franchise, The Christmas Chronicles, was released in 2018 and is also available on Netflix.


Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey

A family-friendly musical starring Forest Whitaker and Keegan-Michael Key

Rated: PG

Length: 1 hour 59 minutes

Netflix Description: "Decades after his trusted apprentice betrayed him, a once-joyful toymaker finds new hope when his kind and curious granddaughter comes into his life."


Dolly Parton's Christmas On The Square

A family-friendly musical starring Dolly Parton and Christine Baranski

Rated: TV-PG

Length: 1 hour 38 minutes

Netflix Description: "Seasonal cheer comes to a screeching halt when a cold-hearted woman tries to sell her hometown's land. Can music, magic, and memories change her mind?"


The App That Stole Christmas

A family-friendly comedy starring Jackie Long, Diane Marie Howard, and Jaylin Hall

Rated: TV-PG

Length: 1 hour 3 minutes

Netflix Description: "A tech entrepreneur's Christmas shopping app is a smashing success, but he starts to believe his invention might be ruining the holiday spirit."


Holiday Movies For The Kids

Alien Xmas

An animated short film for kids featuring the voices of Keythe Farley and Dee Bradley Baker

Rated: TV-Y

Length: 42 minutes

Netflix Description: "A young elf mistakes a tiny alien for a Christmas gift, not knowing her new plaything has plans to destroy Earth's gravity — and steal all the presents."


Elf Pets: A Fox Cub's Christmas Tale

An animated short musical featuring the voices of Leslie Bellair, Brad Hyland, and Brody Rose

Rated: TV-Y

Length: 28 minutes

Netflix Description: "An elite team of elves — and their furry fox cub friends — help bring the Christmas spirit to a boy whose mom may not make it home for the holidays."


Elf Pets: Santa's Reindeer Rescue

An animated short musical featuring the voices of Brad Hyland, Joe Peery, and Leslie Bellair

Rated: TV-Y

Length: 26 minutes

Netflix Description: "Determined to help Santa get ready for his merry rounds of gift-giving, a team of special elves wrangles in more reindeer and much-needed holiday magic."


A Go! Go! Cory Carson Christmas

An animated Christmas special featuring the voices of Alan C. Lim, Taron C. Hensley, and Maise Benson

Rated: TV-Y

Length: 21 minutes

Netflix Description: "When a familiar-looking stranger crashes in without a memory, Cory helps him remember the magic of Christmas to save the holiday for everyone."


Dragons: Rescue Riders: Huttsgalor Holiday

An animated series holiday special featuring the voices of Noah Kaye Bentley, Brennley Brown, and Zach Callison

Rated: TV-Y

Length: 46 minutes

Netflix Description: "Snowfall marks the start of Odinyule — the Viking holiday of giving! But crazy weather might cancel the tradition unless the Rescue Riders can swoop in."


Holiday Movies Coming To Netflix In December

Don't feel guilty binging the movies already available because there are more to come! Here's a look at all of the holiday movies coming to Netflix in December:

December 1

Angela’s Christmas Wish: A children's animated movie that follows Angela as she tries to reunite her family for the holidays.

December 3

Chico Bon Bon and the Very Berry Holiday: An animated holiday special for kids featuring the Fix-It-Force on a mission to save the holidays.

Just Another Christmas: A Brazillian family-friendly comedy inspired by Groundhog Day and dubbed in English. Watch as a family man is forced to repeat Christmas Day over and over.

December 4

Captain Underpants: Mega Blissmas: An animated kid's special that follows George and Harold as they go back in time to change Christmas.

Christmas Crossfire: A German Christmas thriller dubbed in English about a man on the run after getting in the way of a murder attempt.

December 5

Mighty Express: A Mighty Christmas: An animated holiday special for kids that features a new train who saves Christmas after a snow blizzard.

December 8

Super Monsters: Santa’s Super Monster Helpers: An animated special that follows the Super Monsters on their journey to help Santa.

December 9

Ashley Garcia: Genius in Love: Christmas: The final episode of this live-action series for kids.

The Big Show Show: Christmas: Fans of the recently canceled sitcom will get to see one final episode featuring a WWE wrestler turned family man.

December 11

A Trash Truck Christmas: An animated special episode for kids about a garbage truck and his buddy who lend Santa a hand after his sleigh crash lands at the local dump.

December 14

A California Christmas: A romantic comedy about a wealthy businessman acting as a ranch hand to get the owner to sell her farm.

Get a look at all of Netflix's holiday movies here!

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