Top 15 Holiday Movies to Watch this Winter
It’s that time of the year again– lit up streets, frosted roof-top, sweet aroma of freshly baked goodies and a jeweled up Christmas tree. We all love this festive season. So why not have your warm pj’s on, hot cocoa ready and treat yourself with some heart-warming movies that will put you on your festive mood.
Whether you want to have a “me time”, want to call your bestie or spend time with your loved ones, a good movie night is all we need to blend in with this festive month.
Here is a list of delightful holiday movies to put you in a holiday mood. Either go on a movie marathon or just pick a favorite.
1) Charlie and the Chocolate factory:
This movie sure is every child’s dream come true. The world of chocolate factory has been explored to every detail– a chocolate river to fantastical factory workers. A movie that teaches us about important life lesson. A movie that will make you run to your nearest candy shop.
2) Love Actually (2003):
How can one not love this movie? A perfect holiday set-up, perfectly good and charming actors and the characters experience love in the most fairy tale way possible. Yes, might seem exaggerated to some but it’s always a delight to watch this movie. It’s like a dream come true. A movie that will make you believe in the magic of love, once again.
3) The Holiday (2006):
A perfect Christmas rom-com, we all wish to watch it all year along. Why not? The sizzling chemistry between Jude and Cameron, with our lovely Kate’s struggle with life and love-life, a movie not just to make us drool over good looking actors, but it tell us about the changes in life and how we should be accepting of them.
4) It’s A Wonderful Life (1946):
Classics are forever. Undoubtedly, a most watched Christmas movie, tells us about the tale of George Bailey and how he was almost on the verge of committing suicide on Christmas eve when something really interesting happens to him.
5) Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001):
Yes, yet another Christmas rom-com on our list. We can never get enough of this movie. A modern take on Jane Austens’ “Pride and Prejudice”. The movie tells us about Bridget Jones and her love life. A fun and a festive movie to watch.
6) Die Hard (1988):
If your tired of all those cliched Christmas movies, then try a different genre. An action set in the festive month. Watch how Bruce Willis (Mr. McClane) struggles to save an entire building full of hostages during the special festive day.
7) Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000):
How can we not mention “the Grinch” on Christmas time? Although he is not the right person to invite to your Christmas party. We just love to hate the grinch. A movie that will make you laugh and cry at the same time. So, don’t forget to give it a watch and find out how the grinch is just like you and me.
8) The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992):
Based on a Charles Dickens’ classical novel. The fun element is that all the characters are played by our beloved Muppets. A heart-warming and a light movie to watch with your family during this festive month.
9) Gremlins (1984):
Have you ever felt embarrassed of a Christmas gift? Then you will certainly be grateful for that gift after watching this movie. A young boy receives a tiny fury like creature on Christmas that turns out be a monster and creates a nuisance for everyone. Watch this horror-comedy, if you are tired of rom-com