Tuesday 12 December 2017

Netflix has released its ultimate Christmas guide to get you through the festive season

Home Alone
Home Alone
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Hit drama series ‘Narcos’
Gilmore Girls
The Royle Family. Photo: BBC.
Arthur Christmas. Image: Netflix

Netflix has released its ultimate Christmas television and movie guide to get you through the festive season.

Movies to get you in the Christmas spirit

Image: Home Alone

Snuggle down, grab some mince pies and mulled wine and enter a winter wonderland with these ultimate Christmas films.

- Arthur Christmas

- Home Alone

- A Christmas Detour

- A Royal Christmas

- All I Want for Christmas

- Beethovens Christmas Adventure

- Deck the Halls

- Mariah Carey’s Merryiest Christmas

- A Very Murray Christmas

Nail-biting dramas

Hit drama series ‘Narcos’

Christmas can sometimes set boiling points rising, so this year, keep the drama safely on the screen with some of these fist clenching, fingernail biting dramas.

- Narcos

- Bloodline

- Spotless

- Breaking Bad

- Making A Murderer

- The Killing

- Orphan Black

- Black Mirror

- The OA

- House of Cards

- Stranger Things

Programmes to binge on

Gilmore Girls

Whilst you’re preparing the veg and waiting for your potatoes to crisp up, squeeze in some time to yourself and catch up with some of your favourite programmes.

- Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

- Love

- Easy

- Gilmore Girls

- Grace and Frankie

- Ab Fab

Programmes to make you laugh

The Royle Family. Photo: BBC.

Christmas isn’t complete without a comedy, and this selection is sure to get you giggling.

- Uncle Nick

- Black Adder's A Christmas Carol

- Outnumbered: Christmas 2009

- A Moody Christmas: Season 1

- The Royle Family: Christmas Special 2000

- A Russell Peters Christmas

- Trailer Park Boys – Xmas Special

Movies to entertain the kids

Happy Holidays from Madagascar. Image: Netflix

Keep the kids busy while you lay the table, turn the tatties and nurse that turkey!

- DreamWorks Happy Holidays from Madagascar (Running time: 56mins)

- DreamWorks Holiday Classics (Running time: 1hr 6mins)

- Mandie and the Forgotten Christmas (Running time: 1hr 30mins)

- My Little Pony: A Very Minty Christmas (Running time: 44mins)

- On Angel Wings (Running time: 28mins)

- Power Rangers Samurai: Christmas Together, Friends Forever (Running time: 24mins)

- Santa Claws (Running time: 1hr 26mins)

- The Swan Princess Christmas (Running time: 1hr 24mins)

- Timmy Time: Timmy's Christmas Surprise (Running time: 22mins)

- Babes in Toyland (Running time: 1hr 35mins)

Movies to watch with the whole family

Arthur Christmas. Image: Netflix

Snuggle up by the fire with hot chocolate and mince pies and enjoy watching something together as a family. No matter your age, there is a show or film for everyone:

- A Very Murray Christmas

- Arthur Christmas

- Beethoven's Christmas Adventure

- Black Adder's A Christmas Carol

- Home Alone

- Pee-wee's Playhouse: Christmas Special

- Jingle All The Way

- All I Want for Christmas

- A Royal Christmas

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