Christmas is never complete without sitting in front of the screen on the coziest couch in your home watching your favorite Christmas movie. Movies like Home Alone 1, 2 and How the Grinch Stole Christmas never get old. However, if you’re looking forward to watching something different this year, check out this list that has 10 Christmas movies that will warm your heart.
A girl who’s fed up with being single on holidays meets a stranger and agrees to be each other’s dates during all their celebrations until they actually catch real feelings in a rom-com scheme.
Nine love stories experience the complexity of love. Among the characters in the movie are the handsome newly elected British Prime Minister, David, who falls in love with one of his junior staff, Sarah, a graphic designer whose dedication for her sick brother complicates her love life, and Harry, a married man who’s seduced by his beautiful new secretary.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Even if you’re not into the whole series, the first movie is the merriest and most cheerful one that reflects Christmas-y vibes and leaves you satisfied and in high spirits. At the age of 11, Harry Potter finds out that he’s a wizard who has to go to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry to learn everything about his recently-discovered capabilities.
While You Were Sleeping (1995)
Lonely transit worker, Lucy Eleanor Modelerz, saves her longtime crush, Peter, from an oncoming train. At the hospital, doctors report that he is in a coma, and Lucy’s misunderstood comments make Peter's family believe that she is his fiancé. Things get more complicated when she falls in love with Peter's brother, Jack.
Natalie Bauer is a Los Angeles dating writer who documents her devastating dating app experience. She decides to expand the app’s search scope and makes a match with a man from a different state, named Josh Lin, and builds a strong bond with him through phone calls and texting. Things take a different turn when she decides to spend Christmas with him.
Bridget Jones’s Diary
At the beginning of the new year, 32-year-old Bridget decides that it is time to control her life and keep a diary. The most provocative, erotic, and hysterical book that she keeps on her bedside table is the one she writes. Adventurous, with opinions about everything, from exercise to men, food, gender, and everything in between, she begins a whole new life.
A scientist creates an animated human, Edward. However, the scientist dies before finishing the assembly of Edward, leaving the young man with a crazy look accented with blades and scissors in place of his hand. A loving, suburban saleswoman, Peg, discovers Edward and takes him home. Innocently, he falls in love with Peg's teenage daughter. Despite his friendliness and artistic talent, Edward's sharp hands and alien appearance make him an outcast.
Depressed and dumped, English Rose Iris agrees to take a much-needed break by exchanging homes with Californian Amanda, who happens to be similarly unlucky in love. Iris finds herself in a Hollywood palace-like mansion, and Amanda navigates the alleys of a whimsical English village. Soon after that, both ladies bump into their local perfect matches.
Nothing seems to work for the young Londoner, Kate, who works as an elf at a Christmas shop all year round. However, when she meets Tom, a too-good-to-be-true charmer, things get better. When the most wonderful time of the year approaches, Tom and Kate's growing charm turns into the best gift of Christmas romance.
The Knight Before Christmas
A knight from the medieval age is brought to the present day, where he falls in love with a high school teacher who has lost his belief in love.