Many have In the past two years, holiday traditions have changed. However, there is one thing missing: sitting around the TV and watching new and classic movies with family and friends. The problem, if you can call it a problem, is the change of what movies streaming media provide with each new streaming media service. We are here to help you and provide you with a quick and easy guide to some holiday gems you may have never seen before. The following 15 games will surely immerse the craziest revellers in the festive atmosphere.
If you feel guilty for not being able to go to your parents’ house for Thanksgiving this year, then this ode to dysfunctional family gatherings directed by Judy Foster may become a very realistic reminder real It’s like your relatives reunited under one roof. Holly Hunter plays a recently unemployed single mother who travels from Chicago to Baltimore to spend Thanksgiving with her family-but immediately regrets the decision. (Yes, we have all been there.) When she asked, “When you go home, do you look around and wonder: Who are these people? Where did I come from?”iron Man Co-actor with Robert Downey Jr..
The happiest season
In view of the increased production of original products released by major streaming media networks such as Netflix and Amazon Prime, it is only a matter of time before they all fall into the Christmas error. Last year, this honor went to Hulu, which gathered an impressive group of actors, you don’t necessarily want to see it in holiday rom-com (see: Kristen Stewart) The happiest season. When Harper (Stop and catch fireMcKenzie Davis) invited her girlfriend Abby (Stewart) home for Christmas. She neglected to tell her one thing: Harper never told her ultra-conservative family that she was gay.Although this is a setting that sounds easy to reach Three companies The level of farce and puns, including the serious interpretation of star actors including Dan Levy, Alison Bree, Aubrey Square and Mary Steinbergen, has subtly pushed it into a farce Pleasant space between family drama.
Where to stream: gourd
Best man holiday
Broadly speaking, the holiday is just the background of Best Man Holiday, but does it matter when a movie features Taye Diggs, Terrence Howard, Harold Perrineau and Morris Chestnut as the protagonists performing a new version of dance and lip sync numbers?Nearly 15 years after they got together for the Lance (Chestnut) wedding (and after Best man), a group of old friends gathered in New York to celebrate Christmas together. Like all gatherings of friends, everyone will remember their intimacy and long-standing problems at the same time. No need to be spoiled here, but it is enough to say that the laughter comes from the heart, and the drama-cancer diagnosis, pregnancy, marriage-is high. The perfect movie for your Friendsgiving.
Where to stream: Peacock
Thanks for killing
Ok so we will not pretend Thanks for killing-A horror movie featuring the smelly turkey and the slogan “Gobble, Gobble, Motherf*cker”-the most family-friendly movie in the Turkish Day screening. But since the number of Christmas movies far exceeds Thanksgiving movies, it is worth noting that this movie does exist, especially for those who don’t mind pumpkin pie snacks. If you like what you see here, there is a sequel, Thanks for killing 3 (Don’t ask what happened in Part 2), can be rented Amazon Premium.
Where to stream: Amazon Premium
Miracle on 34th Street
Natalie Wood is the epitome of precocity, Susan Walker is the daughter of Doris Walker (Maureen O’Hara), and Doris Walker (Maureen O’Hara) is a straightforward single mom executive. She has always discouraged her daughter to buy cosmetics-believe it. But when a (legally)-looking Santa named Chris Klinger (Edmund Gwen) appeared in their lives, he challenged their common aversion to fairy tales-in order to be more good.
Where to stream: Disney+
This is a remake of the 1947 movie Bishop’s wifeDirected by Penny Marshall, Denzel Washington plays an angel named Dudley, who is sent to help a pastor who is trying to keep the church in New York City running (Courtney B. Vance). What happened, however, was that he eventually fell in love with, yes, the missionary’s wife, a choir star who was once a nightclub singer, played by Whitney Houston. Comedy and heartbreak, and finally salvation followed one after another. If all this warm content is not enough, it also contains Houston’s impeccable voice forever.
Where to stream: Amazon Premium
The nightmare before Christmas
No, Tim Burton does not have a director The nightmare before Christmas (Henry Selick did it). But he did come up with the story and characters and made it, and his love of stop motion animation fingerprints are all over this masterpiece, this masterpiece is as easy to use as Halloween movies and Christmas movies. When Jack Skellington, the pumpkin king of Halloween City, accidentally discovered Christmas City—a place that is not so scary, but more comforting and joyous—he planned a plan to kidnap Santa Claus and bring him back to Halloween Town. , So that his fellow citizens in town can experience the joy of Christmas. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the capers were not as successful as Jack had hoped. Even today, nearly 30 years after its original release, The nightmare before Christmas It is still a masterpiece showing the true magic of stop motion animation.
Where to stream: Disney+
At home alone
Until now, few people don’t know At home alone Story, but we will give you a rundown anyway: The night before the McAllisters went to France for a holiday in Paris, Kevin-was very annoyed that he had to share a room with his bedwetting cousin, let alone someone Eat his pizza-hope his family disappears. Although this is not the case (they just kind of forgot that he was sleeping in the attic when they were late for the flight), it does mean that an 8-year-old child can use the device by himself during Christmas. What are the problems he was forced to face? He thought that a neighbor might be a serial killer and two clumsy thieves who were about to ransack his house. Kevin is lucky, he has a severely sadistic side, which allows him to come up with various creative ways to almost kill these intruders, because he has learned to appreciate his family more. (They are the same.)
If you want to see what happens when a family leaves their youngest son alone second time, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Also live Disney+.