What Are The Best Christmas Films on Netflix UK Right Now? (20th December 2021)

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 (20th December 2021):

1) Tokyo Godfathers
New on Netflix Rating: 80.25%
Year: 2003
Duration: 1hr 31m
Genre: Japanese, Social Issue Dramas, LGBTQ Films, Anime Dramas, Anime Feature Films
After finding an abandoned baby on Christmas Eve, three homeless people go in search of the child’s parents, meeting a host of oddballs along the way.
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2) Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey
New on Netflix Rating: 72.5%
Year: 2020
Duration: 2hr 4m
Genre: Musicals, Kids’ Music, Family Features, Music & Musicals, Children & Family Films
Decades after his trusted apprentice betrayed him, a once-joyful toymaker finds new hope when his kind and curious granddaughter comes into his life.
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3) Just Another Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 71%
Year: 2020
Duration: 1hr 41m
Genre: Brazilian, Comedies, Tearjerkers
Stuck in a time loop where it’s forever Christmas, a family man who hates the holiday starts to learn valuable lessons about what’s important in life.
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4) Ben Is Back
New on Netflix Rating: 70%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 43m
Genre: Dramas
A mother is overjoyed when her troubled son returns home for Christmas, but his battle with addiction soon leads to trouble for the entire family.
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5) Angela’s Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 69.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 30m
Genre: Family Features, 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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6) Velvet Colección: Grand Finale
New on Netflix Rating: 69.5%
Year: 2020
Duration: 1hr 22m
Genre: Spanish, Romantic Films, Dramas
During Christmas 1969, the impending sale of Velvet reunites past and present staff in Madrid for fond remembrances, second chances and new beginnings.
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7) The Princess Switch
New on Netflix Rating: 67.67%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 41m
Genre: Family Features, Children & Family Films, Romantic Films, 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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8) Angela’s Christmas Wish
New on Netflix Rating: 67.5%
Year: 2020
Duration: 47m
Genre: Family Features, Children & Family Films
With her father working far away in Australia, a determined Angela makes a plan — and a heartfelt wish — to reunite her family in time for the holidays.
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9) A Toot-Toot Cory Carson Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 66.5%
Year: 2020
Duration: 21m
Genre: Kids’ TV, TV Cartoons, Children & Family Films
When a familiar-looking stranger crashes in without a memory, Cory helps him remember the magic of Christmas to save the holiday for everyone.
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10) Click & Collect
New on Netflix Rating: 66.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 53m
Genre: British, Comedies
In order to redeem himself as a dad, a man and his overly friendly neighbor go on a cross-country road trip to pick up his daughter’s Christmas present.
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11) Love Actually
New on Netflix Rating: 66.5%
Year: 2003
Duration: 2hr 14m
Genre: Romantic Comedies, British, Comedies, Romantic Films
Love is all around — and so is heartbreak– as multiple couples navigate romance, family, weddings and airports at Christmastime.
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12) A Christmas Prince
New on Netflix Rating: 66%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Family Features, Children & Family Films, Romantic Films, 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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13) Beyond
New on Netflix Rating: 66%
Year: 2010
Duration: 1hr 35m
Genre: Swedish, Films Based on Books, Dramas
On Christmas, Leena gets a call from the hospital saying that her mother is dying, so she sets out to meet her for the first time in her adult life.
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14) The Christmas Chronicles
New on Netflix Rating: 65.25%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 44m
Genre: Family Features, 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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15) Alien Xmas
New on Netflix Rating: 64.5%
Year: 2020
Duration: 42m
Genre: Family Features, Films Based on Books, Children & Family Films
A young elf mistakes a tiny alien for a Christmas gift, not knowing her new plaything has plans to destroy Earth’s gravity — and steal all the presents.
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16) The Knight Before Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 63.67%
Year: 2019
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Romantic Comedies, Family Features, Children & Family Films, 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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17) Single All The Way
New on Netflix Rating: 63.33%
Year: 2021
Duration: 1hr 41m
Genre: Romantic Comedies, LGBTQ Films, Comedies, Romantic Films, Romantic LGBTQ Films, LGBTQ Comedies
Peter asks his best friend to pose as his boyfriend on a Christmas visit home, but their plan — and feelings — change when his family plays matchmaker.
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18) A Castle For Christmas
New on Netflix Rating: 63%
Year: 2021
Duration: 1hr 39m
Genre: Romantic Comedies, Comedies, Romantic Films
To escape a scandal, a bestselling author journeys to Scotland, where she falls in love with a castle — and faces off with the grumpy duke who owns it.
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19) Let It Snow
New on Netflix Rating: 62.75%
Year: 2019
Duration: 1hr 33m
Genre: Romantic Comedies, LGBTQ Films, Teen Films, Comedies, Romantic Films, Romantic LGBTQ Films, LGBTQ Comedies, LGBTQ Dramas
A snowstorm hits a small town on a cold Christmas Eve, affecting the friendships, love lives and futures of several high school seniors.
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20) As the Light Goes Out
New on Netflix Rating: 62.67%
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 55m
Genre: Hong Kong, Chinese Films, Action & Adventure, 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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And the runners up…: Nativity! (2009)A California Christmas (2020)A Giant Jack Christmas (2020)The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two (2020)The Princess Switch: Switched Again (2020)The Holiday (2006)Christmas Land (2015)Krampus (2015)A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish (2019)The Princess Switch 3: Romancing the Star (2021)

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