One of the best things about the holiday season is that it allows you to unwind and give your soul the strength it need to face the coming year. Everyone has their way to de-stress, whether it be spending time with your loved ones, taking time off to reflect, or partying it up. We believe you must do what’s palpable for you mentally and physically. If you are feeling a little uninspired, you can always look towards films. No matter who you are or where you come from, there is always a tale in films that will resonate with you to life your spirit when your down or humbles you when you’re flying high. Hence, the film lovers at Grazia have listed our favourite selections of must-watch feel good holiday films.

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Catherine O’Hara, and Chris Sarandon in The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Photo Courtesy by © Disney Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved.

Home Alone

Macaulay Culkin in Home Alone (1990), Photo Courtesy by ©20th Century Fox, Inc. All rights reserved


Falling For Christmas

Absolute Must-Watch Feel Good Holiday Films
Lindsay Lohan, Chord Overstreet in Falling for Christmas, Photo Courtesy by Scott Everett White, © 2021 Netflix, Inc.

The Polar Express

Tom Hanks, Daryl Sabara, Josh Hutcherson in The Polar Express (2004), © 2004 Warner Bros. Ent.

The Farewell

Let It Snow

Kiernan Shipka, Odeya Rush, Shameik Moore, Mitchell Hope, Isabela Merced, Liv Hewson, Jacob Batalon, and Matthew Noszka in Let It Snow (2019), © Netflix

The Holiday

Absolute Must-Watch Feel Good Holiday Films
Kate Winslet and Jack Black in The Holiday (2006), ©Columbia Pictures and Universal Pictures

The Pursuit of Happyness

Will Smith, Brian Howe, Thandiwe Newton, and Jaden Smith in The Pursuit of Happyness (2006), ©Columbia Pictures.

Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind

Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), ©Anonymous Content, and
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