What Are The Best Christmas Films on Netflix UK in December 2019?

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 UK (according to our unique rating system) – why not take a look and let us know which are your favourites?

For a full list of all the Christmas films and TV shows visit: Christmas on Netflix UK

So, without further ado here are twenty of the best Christmas movies on Netflix UK as of today (2nd December 2019):

1) Carol
New on Netflix Rating: 80.6%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 58m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Films Based on Books, Romantic Films, Romantic Favourites, Romantic Dramas, Romantic LGBTQ Films, LGBTQ Dramas, Dramas
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) Arthur Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 76.2%
Year: 2011
Duration: 1hr 37m
Genre: Family Comedies, British Films, British Comedies, Children & Family Films, Comedies
At Santa Claus’s super-secret toy-making facility, Mr. Claus entrusts his son, Arthur, to carry out an ultra-important Christmas mission.
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3) The Good Witch’s Gift
New on Netflix Rating: 72%
Year: 2010
Duration: 1hr 24m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Fantasy, Dramas
Christmas seems like the perfect time for Cassie and Jake’s wedding, but it’ll take some magic to pull it off with everything going against it.
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4) The Man Who Invented Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 68.75%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 44m
Genre: Period Pieces, Films Based on Books, Canadian Films, Children & Family Films, Dramas
After a string of flops, novelist Charles Dickens finds inspiration for his next story in children’s tales and on the streets of Victorian London.
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5) I’ll Be Home for Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 68.67%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 28m
Genre: Canadian Films, Children & Family Films, Dramas
Assistant DA and single mom Jackie’s plans to wrap up a big case and enjoy Christmas with her daughter are disrupted when her estranged dad visits.
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6) The Princess Switch
New on Netflix Rating: 68.67%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 41m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Romantic Films, Romantic Dramas, Dramas
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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7) Santa’s Apprentice
New on Netflix Rating: 68.33%
Year: 2010
Duration: 1hr 11m
Genre: Children & Family Films
Young orphan Nicolas learns how to guide a sleigh, slide down chimneys and other duties he’ll need when he becomes the next Santa Claus.
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8) Angel of Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 67%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 28m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Canadian Films, 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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9) Angela’s Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 67%
Year: 2018
Duration: 30m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Children & Family Films
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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10) The Knight Before Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 67%
Year: 2019
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Family Comedies, Children & Family Films, Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Romantic Films
Medieval magic sends a 14th-century knight to modern-day Ohio, where he falls for a high school science teacher who’s disillusioned by love.
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11) Once Upon a Holiday
New on Netflix Rating: 66.67%
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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12) A Wish for Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 66.33%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 24m
Genre: Canadian Films, Romantic Films, Romantic Dramas, Dramas
After Sara’s boss steals her bright idea, she asks Santa for the courage to stand up for herself. But can 48 hours of magic make a lasting difference?
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13) Get Santa
New on Netflix Rating: 66.2%
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 42m
Genre: Family Comedies, British Films, British Comedies, Children & Family Films, Comedies
When Santa gets arrested for trespassing after crashing his sleigh, it’s up to a father-son team to spring him from jail and save Christmas.
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14) The Christmas Trap
New on Netflix Rating: 66%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 52m
Genre: Teen Films, Dramas
Two girls realize they’re both visiting grandparents they’ve never met and decide to switch places to see how the other half lives.
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15) A Christmas Prince
New on Netflix Rating: 65.67%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Children & Family Films, Romantic Films, Romantic Dramas, Dramas
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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16) All I Want for Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 64.67%
Year: 1991
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Family Comedies, Children & Family Films, Comedies
The only thing that siblings Hallie and Ethan are hoping they get for Christmas is the reconciliation of their divorced parents.
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17) The Christmas Chronicles
New on Netflix Rating: 64.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 44m
Genre: Family Comedies, 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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18) This Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 64.2%
Year: 2007
Duration: 1hr 58m
Genre: Dramas
Gathering to celebrate Christmas together for the first time in four years, the Whitfield clan uses the opportunity to air their true feelings.
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19) As the Light Goes Out
New on Netflix Rating: 63%
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 55m
Genre: Hong Kong Films, Chinese Films, Action & Adventure, International Action & Adventure, Action Thrillers, Asian Action Films
On Christmas Eve in Hong Kong, firefighters battle an out-of-control warehouse fire that threatens to plunge the entire city into darkness.
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20) Magic Snowflake
New on Netflix Rating: 63%
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 18m
Genre: Children & Family Films
Young Nicolas agrees to do Santa’s work for one year. But the stress of the job threatens the boy’s sense of joy — and Christmas itself.
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And the runners up…: A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish (2019)Nativity! (2009)Christmas Break-In (2019)Let It Snow (2019)Babes in Toyland (1986)Santa Girl (2019)Holiday Rush (2019)Pettersson and Findus 2 (2016)Puppy Star Christmas (2018)Christmas Inheritance (2017)

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