The holiday season is almost here! We can hear the jingle bells and smell the hot cocoa. But of course, no Christmas is complete without a festive movie marathon. To get into the spirit of Christmas, it’s time to start planning your movie night with family and friends. Netflix has some amazing Christmas movies coming out in 2022 that will help create the perfect festive atmosphere.
Here’s a roundup of some of the best Netflix films to watch this December.
- Operation Christmas Drop
This heartwarming romantic comedy stars Kat Graham (The Vampire Diaries) as a congressional aide sent on a mission to close down an Air Force base in Guam. She soon discovers the true purpose behind the base—to spread joy and happiness through Operation Christmas Drop, an annual tradition where gifts are dropped off on remote islands in the area. It’s up to her to save the program and find love along the way.
- The Princess Switch 3
Vanessa Hudgens returns as Stacy DeNovo-Houghton, a duchess from Montenaro who switches places with her lookalike, Margaret Delacourt (also Hudgens), from Chicago. Together they must figure out how to navigate their vastly different lives while also saving their respective kingdoms from danger. This third installment promises plenty of laughs and lighthearted moments that will make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside.
- Holiday Rush
Romany Malco stars as Rush Williams, a radio DJ who recently lost his job due to budget cuts at his station just before the holidays. With four kids to take care of on his own, he takes on a new job at a rival station but quickly finds out that it’s not what he expected.
To add more chaos to his life, his aunt moves in with them just as she is dealing with her own struggles. This delightful comedy follows Rush and his family as they learn valuable lessons about family, life, and love during the holidays.
- A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby
In the third installment of this exceptional franchise, Amber (Rose McIver) and Richard (Ben Lamb), the rulers of Aldovia, must face a royal crisis that could threaten their kingdom. With Queen Helena’s due date fast approaching, they must find a way to save the monarchy—all in time for the holidays!
- Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey
This enchanting musical adventure stars Forest Whitaker and Keegan-Michael Key. Whitaker plays a renowned toymaker who has lost his passion for inventing after being betrayed by his apprentice. But when his granddaughter (Madalen Mills) comes to stay with him for the holidays, she reignites his passion and helps him create an incredible invention that could save his struggling business.
- The Knight Before Christmas
Vanessa Hudgens returns in this festive comedy as Brooke, a science teacher whose plans for the holidays take an unexpected turn when she meets Sir Cole (Josh Whitehouse), a 14th-century knight who time-traveled to the present day. The two embark on an unforgettable journey, learning the true meaning of Christmas in the process.
- Falling for Christmas
A romantic comedy starring Lindsay Lohan and Chord Overstreet, Falling for Christmas follows the story of a spoiled heiress who gets into a skiing accident with her husband-to-be and then forgets everything about her life.
Best Netflix Alternatives 2022
Many people have been canceling their Netflix due to a variety of reasons, such as continuous price hikes, lack of fresh content, and more. If you’re one of them, don’t worry. There are several Netflix alternatives that will keep you entertained no matter where you are in the US.
- Dish TV
If you love live TV channels as much as on-demand content, Dish TV is an excellent option. You can access more than 80,000 on-demand titles and 190 live channels.
Hulu is undoubtedly one of the biggest competitors of Netflix. It offers a plethora of original and licensed content, including movies, documentaries, TV series, and much more.
- Sling TV
Sling TV is still one of the most affordable streaming services out there, especially if you like sports. It offers a wide selection of live sports and entertainment channels, along with access to on-demand movies and series.
- HBO Max
HBO Max is the latest streaming service from HBO and offers users access to both HBO content as well as new original series and films. It also gives access to popular TV shows and movies from a variety of networks and studios.
- Go Latino TV
Go Latino TV is a great option for those looking to watch Spanish-language content. It offers an array of American and Spanish live channels, movies, TV shows, and documentaries.
It’s time to get excited about all these amazing Netflix movies coming out this Christmas season! Whether you’re looking for some festive romance or lighthearted comedy, Netflix has something for everyone this holiday season! So gather your friends and family around for some quality movie night fun!