The most exciting time of the year is almost upon us! As the season approaches, we are just about getting our pumpkin spice lattes ready to curl up on our couches, with comfortable blankets and the cheer in the air, to catch a good Christmas movie. If you have an Amazon Prime subscription, you need nothing else to enjoy a fun couple of hours with fun fictional characters and some Christmas magic.
However, what makes a movie a good Christmas watch? While some people think that Christmas movies should be about romance and making the most of the time with people you love, others believe that Christmas is an extraordinary season.
Christmas movies should be full of magical, unbelievable moments beyond the call of our ordinary lives. So just, grab the bag of popcorns and enjoy the movies this Christmas holidays. Whatever your movie preference is, they get us right in the holiday spirit.
If you have not yet decided which movie you will watch, try our list of the top Christmas movies on Amazon Prime!
It’s a wonderful life – Amazon Prime
Let’s kick this list off with ‘It’s a wonderful life.’ Released back in 1946, this movie has continued to do well over the years and is still known to many people as the best Christmas movie of all time!
This movie revolves around the character of George Bailey, an incredibly successful business tycoon, who suddenly starts feeling as if he has no meaning in life. To help him understand how utterly important, he is an angel is sent to show Baily how life would have been if he had not been born.
If you are ever feeling blue or like you’re living a life with no meaning, this movie is a good one to turn to show you how magically important you are.
Jingle all the way – Amazon Prime
We have all seen households with workaholic fathers—or maybe we live with one. Whatever this case, if you are looking for something relatable and fun to watch, this one might be just what you need!
Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger as Howard, a father who has had no time for his kids in the past. He suddenly realizes how away he has been and decides to make up for a lost time by getting the one present he wants for Christmas—a Turbo-Man action figure.
There is only one problem; everyone in the city wants the exact action figure for Christmas; there are only so many action Turbo-Man action figures in a tiny town. Full of laughs, and chaos, this one will stay with you long after you’re done watching it.
The ultimate gift – Amazon Prime
They say money cannot buy happiness. But to someone who doesn’t have a lot of money, to begin with, it can buy happiness, among many other things.
To understand the relationship between wealth and happiness, a trust fund baby, Jason Stevens, decides to go on a journey with his own questions. Will he understand the difference? Or will he end up exactly where most trust fund babies end up? Watch the movie to follow Jason on his adventures!
Finding Father Christmas – Amazon Prime
We all love our fathers. But Miranda’s father walked out one day and never came back. Just three days before Christmas, she finds out some information and the whereabouts of her long-lost father. Filled with a sense of purpose, Miranda sets out on a mission to fund him and bring him back.
Her search follows her to a small town in New England, where she receives help from a handsome young man. Does Miranda get to find her father and finally spend Christmas with him? Watch the movie to find out!
The family tree – Amazon Prime
A bizarre incident leaves Bunnie, a desperate housewife with memory loss. This new development comes forward as a second chance for Bunnie’s dysfunctional family as they struggle and strive together to give Bunnie the happy, wholesome, healthy home that she has longed for her entire life.
If you feel down in the dumps, pushed back by life, and it is one of the seasons where nothing seems to be going right, try watching The Family Tree with your family this Christmas to get you off your feet and running again.
Throwback Holiday – Amazon Prime
Ever wish you could go back in time and re-live the good old golden days of your youth? When Jacqueline woke up one day to realize that she had turned eighteen all over again, she thought this could be the ride of her life.
Getting to re-live high school and meeting the boy of her dreams, who will eventually grow up to become the man of her dreams, was all that she could think of. But magical things are rarely ever this simple.
This Christmas, follow Jacqueline on her adventures as she learns lessons and truths, only to discover more about herself than anything else.
A Christmas Princess – Amazon Prime
This movie revolves around a prince arriving in NYC from a small European country for his family’s annual Christmas charity, only to fall in love with the chef. Feels like a sweet romance? You bet it is!
So, which one of the Christmas movies from this are you going to watch this Christmas? Remember, some of these movies might not be available in your country because of geo-blocking. If that is the case, you can always unblock them with a streaming VPN.