The Best Christmas Movies Of 2022

It's that time of year again! The cold is tickling your nose, the fire is warming your toes, and you're looking for the best 2022 Christmas movies to go with your hot chocolate. We've got them all right here, from Spirited to Scrooge: A Christmas Carol. All of them are fantastic and family friends with the exception of Christmas, Bloody, Christmas that comes out on December 9th. So with this year so full of cheer, it's time to decide which of these new Christmas movies is the best? The greatest part about this list is that you and your votes help determine what film makes it into the top spot.

Look to Netflix, Apple TV+, HBO Max, and Amazon Prime to be streaming the best Christmas movies of 2022. Vote up your favorite Christmas films from this year and vote down the ones that you think other elves should skip, and Merry Christmas everyone!

  • Violent Night
    Video: YouTube
    An elite team of mercenaries breaks into a family compound on Christmas Eve, taking everyone hostage inside. However, they aren't prepared for a surprise combatant: Santa Claus is on the grounds, and he's about to show why this Nick is no saint.
    • Actors: David Harbour, John Leguizamo, Beverly D'Angelo, Alex Hassell, Alexis Louder
    • Released: 2022
    • Directed by: Tommy Wirkola
  • Spirited
    Video: YouTube
    A musical version of Charles Dickens' story of a miserly misanthrope who's taken on a magical journey.
    • Actors: Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds, Octavia Spencer, Patrick Page, Sunita Mani
    • Released: 2022
    • Directed by: Sean Anders

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  • A Christmas Story Christmas
    Video: YouTube
    Ralphie reconnects with old friends when he returns to his childhood home in Cleveland to give his kids a magical Christmas like the one he had growing up.
    • Actors: Peter Billingsley, Erinn Hayes, Julianna Layne, Scotty Schwartz, R. D. Robb
    • Released: 2022
    • Directed by: Clay Kaytis
  • Falling for Christmas
    Video: YouTube
    A spoiled heiress suffering from amnesia after a skiing accident lands in the care of a lodge owner and his daughter.
    • Actors: Lindsay Lohan, Chord Overstreet, Jack Wagner, George Young, Chase Ramsey
    • Released: 2022
    • Directed by: Janeen Damian
  • Scrooge: A Christmas Carol
    Video: YouTube
    With his very soul on the line, Scrooge has but one Christmas Eve left to face his past and build a better future.
    • Actors: Jessie Buckley, Luke Evans, Olivia Colman, Jonathan Pryce, Johnny Flynn
    • Released: 2022
    • Directed by: Stephen Donnelly
  • The Noel Diary
    Video: YouTube
    When a best-selling author returns home at Christmas to settle his mother's estate, he finds a diary that holds secrets to the past.
    • Actors: Justin Hartley, James Remar, Bonnie Bedelia, Essence Atkins, Andrea Sooch
    • Released: 2022
    • Directed by: Charles Shyer