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Netflix Holiday Movies
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Here’s a list of original holiday movies on Netflix for this 2020 season. If you need more movie recs, check out A.frame's list page. The more the merrier, right?

1

The Christmas Chronicles 2

2018

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If you’ve spent the last couple of years in utter anticipation after watching The Christmas Chronicles, you’ll be relieved to know that The Christmas Chronicles 2 is here. The sequel stars Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn.

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The Christmas Chronicles 2
2018
104 Mins | TVPG
Two siblings join forces with Santa Claus and his elves to save Christmas before it's too late.


2

Holidate

2020

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The “bringing home a fake date to make my family happy” movie narrative has become a holiday staple in modern America. Holidate takes it a bit further, clearly acknowledging itself as a part of this subgenre and making “holidating” one step closer to wedding crashing.

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Holidate
2020
103 Mins
Fed up with being single on holidays, two strangers agree to be each other's dates all year long.


3

Jingle Jangle

2020

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Christmas cinematics really enjoyed this new holiday tale starring Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland). Played by Whitaker, a once joyful toymaker finds new hope when his bright young granddaughter appears on his doorstep.

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Jingle Jangle
2020
120 Mins | PG
A once joyful toymaker finds new hope when his bright young granddaughter appears on his doorstep.


4

Klaus

2019

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Historians have still not answered the age-old question for us — Is Santa Clause real? We may never know. But, perhaps this animated Netflix original can tell us a little more about where the legend started.

Klaus was directed by Despicable Me co-creator Sergio Pablos and is rated PG.

See also: How Batman Inspired Sergio Pablos for 'Klaus'

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Klaus
2019
98 Mins | PG
A desperate postman accidentally brings about the genesis of Santa Claus.


5

Operation Christmas Drop

2020

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Two young members of the U.S. Airforce are linked up for a mission together on a tropical island. Boy, the holidays can be really hard for some people.

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Operation Christmas Drop
2020
95 Mins
A congressional aide clashes with an Air Force pilot over a Christmas tradition on his base.


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