10 Christmas movies on Hulu that'll give you that warm and fuzzy feeling

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Cameron Diaz in The Holiday—one of the best Christmas movies on Hulu—in bed with warm clothes on—image with a green border around it
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'Tis the season for Christmas movies on Hulu! Find a comfy quilt, start wrapping your best Christmas gifts, grab warm socks, amp up the hygge vibes and tuck in with one of these festive favorites. 

From classic favorites like The Holiday (one of the best Christmas movies of all time) to more niche picks that you may not have seen before—such as A Cinderella Christmas—there's a mix of offerings, much like Santa's toy bag. Which one will you start with?

And, once you're done with Hulu's selection, why not take a look at the best Christmas movies on Netflix and Christmas movies on Disney Plus, to help you get even more into the festive spirit?

10 Christmas movies on Hulu to add to your watch list

1. 'The Holiday'

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Iris and Amanda haven't had much luck in the love department. In an attempt to lift their spirits, the two strangers swap houses around the holidays. Iris makes plenty of friends in LA, while Amanda gets used to the quiet English countryside. Fortunately, things begin to look up for them both in terms of romance. If you're looking for one of the best Christmas gift ideas for a girlfriend, pair of cozy socks and an evening in watching this is a great choice! It's currently available on Hulu+.

2. 'Girlfriends of Christmas Past'

Three ladies, including Tammin Sursok, are not about to let their cheating ex who dumped them all get away with his wrongdoings. In an attempt to get revenge, they cross paths with the fella at a holiday retreat—but what happens when one of the women begins to falls in love with someone new?

3. 'Dear Santa'

How do all of the letters make it up to the North Pole? Have a look at the 2020 documentary Dear Santa, which highlights the United States Postal Service's 107-year-old "Operation Santa" program. To help avoid Christmas stress, the operation runs like a well-oiled machine—and this documentary film is a fascinating look at how it all works.

4. 'A Christmas Hero'

A war vet has a difficult time finding joy during the holiday season after returning from service, but with a little help from a guardian angel, he's able to look at this time of year from a new perspective. A touching and emotional watch that will tug at the heart-strings this festive season.

5. 'A Cinderella Christmas'

Event planner Angie and a wealthy playboy, Nick, fall for one another while at a Christmas party—a masquerade ball, of all things. When the masks are removed, it's time for Nick to find his girl—1. because he's smitten, and 2., because otherwise he won't be able to access his inheritance! But when they do meet again, will Angie, a career-driven woman, be able to mesh her professional and love life?

6. '12 Pups of Christmas'

In this utterly adorable Christmas movie on Hulu, Martin can't quite get it together with his newly set-up dog GPS locator company. Fortunately, his new hire Erin swoops in to help re-home 12 adorable puppies just before Christmas, and proves to be more than just a successful business partner. Plus, pups! How could you say no? Christmas movies on Hulu don't come much cuter than this.

7. 'Christmas with the Andersons'

Michael and Caroline are the ultimate Christmas fans. Every year, they throw an epic celebration—but things take a turn when they realize they're in financial turmoil. However, it proves to be a good opportunity for the couple to go back to their roots, and remember why they participate in these traditions in the first place. 

8. 'A Very Brady Christmas'

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Who wouldn't want to spend the holidays with this groovy gang? The Brady kids—yes, of The Brady Bunch fame!—reunite in this nostalgic Christmas movie, with plans to come together as adults to celebrate Christmas. But, there are plenty of issues standing in the way before they can all relax on 25 December...

9. 'Cupid for Christmas'

A fun, lighthearted watch, Cupid for Christmas the current Cupid is desperate to relax and hand over the reigns of the important job of match-maker. The only option? His hapless apprentice Ruby, who is a hopeless romantic but somewhat chaotic. Does she get the job? You'll have to watch to find out!

10. 'Happiest Season'

Kristin Stewart (of Twilight fame) stars in this touching 2020 romance. Her character, Abby, decides to bring her girlfriend home for the Christmas season. The only catch? She hasn't yet addressed her sexuality with her family. A story about family acceptance, but most importantly, how vital it is to be yourself. It also stars Daniel Levy, of Schitt's Creek fame! One of the best Christmas movies on Hulu.

Danielle is a writer for woman&home and My Imperfect Life, covering all-things news, lifestyle and entertainment. 


The heart of her time at Future has been devoted to My Imperfect Life, where she's been attuned to the cosmos, new TV shows and relationship trends.  


Before her time at Future, Danielle was the editor of Time Out New York Kids and a news editor at Elite Daily. Her work has also appeared in Domino, Chowhound, amNewYork and Newsday, among other outlets. 


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