What Are The Best Christmas Films on Netflix Canada Right Now? [Updated]

Netflix have thousands of films available on their streaming service but as we approach Christmas many people like to get a little festive and just how do you know which Christmas films are worth watching? Well, here are the top 20 festive films on Netflix Canada (according to our unique rating system) – why not take a look and let us know which are your favourites?

So, without further ado here are twenty of the best Christmas movies on Netflix Canada as of today (15th December 2018):

1) Carol
New on Netflix Rating: 80.6%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 58m
Genre: Critically-acclaimed Films, Dramas, Dramas based on a book, LGBTQ Dramas, 20th Century Period Pieces, Romantic Dramas, LGBTQ Films, Romantic Films
A wealthy married woman and a female department store clerk begin a forbidden affair in the 1950s that leads to both heartache and liberating joy.
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2) Hector
New on Netflix Rating: 77.25%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 26m
Genre: Critically-acclaimed Films, Dramas, Social Issue Dramas, British Films
En route to London for an annual Christmas meet-up with friends, homeless Scotsman Hector attempts to reconnect with the family he left behind.
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3) Angela’s Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 77%
Year: 2018
Duration: 30m
Genre: Animation, Children & Family Films, Films based on children’s books
A trip to church with her family on Christmas Eve gives young Angela an extraordinary idea. A heartwarming tale based on a story by Frank McCourt.
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4) The Princess Switch
New on Netflix Rating: 73.67%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 41m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Romantic Films
When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess discover they look like twins, they hatch a Christmastime plan to trade places.
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5) Bad Santa
New on Netflix Rating: 70.8%
Year: 2003
Duration: 1hr 39m
Genre: Critically-acclaimed Films, Comedies, Cult Comedies, Dark Comedies, Late Night Comedies
Criminals Willie and Marcus disguise themselves as Santa Claus and an elf and find work at major department stores with plans of robbing them blind.
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6) Dear Santa
New on Netflix Rating: 70.67%
Year: 2011
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Romantic Films
Finding a letter mailed to Santa by a girl asking for a new wife for her daddy, twentysomething Crystal sets out to make the girl’s wishes come true.
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7) Love Actually
New on Netflix Rating: 68.6%
Year: 2003
Duration: 2hr 14m
Genre: Critically-acclaimed Films, Comedies, Romantic Comedies, British Films, Romantic Films
This ensemble comedy is a charming treatise on romance, telling 10 intertwining London love stories, leading up to a climax on Christmas Eve.
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8) Christmas Crush
New on Netflix Rating: 68%
Year: 2012
Duration: 1hr 27m
Genre: Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Romantic Films
Twentysomething Georgia pines for her old boyfriend and is thrilled to have a second chance at love when she attends their high school reunion.
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9) The Christmas Chronicles
New on Netflix Rating: 66.33%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 44m
Genre: Action Comedies, Children & Family Films, Comedies
After accidentally crashing Santa’s sleigh, a brother and sister pull an all-nighter to save Christmas with a savvy, straight-talking St. Nick.
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10) Once Upon a Holiday
New on Netflix Rating: 66.33%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 27m
Genre: Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Romantic Films
A princess runs away from her royal duties during a Christmas visit to a big city and meets a nice guy who shows her the joys of living a normal life.
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11) A Christmas Prince
New on Netflix Rating: 66%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Romantic Films
Christmas comes early for an aspiring young journalist when she’s sent abroad to get the scoop on a dashing prince who’s poised to be king.
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12) A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding
New on Netflix Rating: 64%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Romantic Films
A year after helping Richard secure the crown, Amber returns to Aldovia to plan their wedding. But her simple tastes clash with royal protocol.
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13) The Christmas Project
New on Netflix Rating: 63.67%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Films based on children’s books, Comedies, 20th Century Period Pieces
Four brothers prepare for war when they’re forced to deliver secret holiday gifts to the school bullies. But they soon learn kindness goes a long way.
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14) The Holiday Calendar
New on Netflix Rating: 62.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 35m
Genre: Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Romantic Films
A talented photographer stuck in a dead-end job inherits an antique Advent calendar that may be predicting the future — and pointing her toward love.
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15) The Night Before
New on Netflix Rating: 62.25%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 41m
Genre: Comedies, Late Night Comedies
Three best friends decide to end their tradition of wild holiday partying — but not before one final drug-fueled Christmas Eve in New York.
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16) Angel of Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 62%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 28m
Genre: Canadian Films, Canadian Comedies, Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Romantic Films
While researching a family heirloom, a jilted news staffer uncovers the ornament’s magical past and meets someone special, perhaps not by coincidence.
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17) A Dogwalker’s Christmas Tale
New on Netflix Rating: 60.67%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 26m
Genre: Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Romantic Films
Spoiled 21-year-old Luce Lockhart faces a tough decision when a handsome new friend asks her to help protect a dog park from her wealthy employer.
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18) Marvel Super Hero Adventures: Frost Fight!
New on Netflix Rating: 60.33%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 14m
Genre: Animation, Children & Family Films, Superheroes, Disney Films, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
In this Christmas-themed special, Captain America and the Avengers battle Loki and Ymir, who plot to steal Santa Claus' powers and conquer the world.
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19) Krampus
New on Netflix Rating: 59.25%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 37m
Genre: Comedies, Horror Films, Creature Features
A family starts to lose its Christmas spirit and is soon terrorized by a demon destined to punish those who don’t give the holiday its proper due.
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20) Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure
New on Netflix Rating: 58.33%
Year: 2011
Duration: 1hr 29m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Animal Tales, Comedies
Lovable, oversized Saint Bernard Beethoven tries to save the holidays when a wayward elf crashes Santa’s sleigh and loses his bag of toys to thieves.
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And the runners up…: How Sarah Got Her Wings (2015)Christmas Inheritance (2017)Zipi & Zape y la Isla del Capitan (2016)Christmas Ranch (2016)Uncle Nick (2015)Christmas Wedding Planner (2017)DreamWorks Home: For the Holidays (2017)The Wiggles: Go, Santa, Go! (2013)A Christmas Star (2015)El Camino Christmas (2017)

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