The Weekend Watchlist - Festive Edition

There is no other time of year that lends itself to cosy nights on the sofa quite like the Christmas season. So warm up your milk, get your cocoa and marshmallows at the ready, because we’ve got the latest edition of the Weekend Watchlist - feast your eyes on all your favourite Christmas movies! We’ve not only included some streaming service stars, we’ve got your freeview favourites here too! 

Christmas Classics on Streaming Services

🎁The Grinch 

🎁Love actually 


🎁Christmas chronicles 

🎁Santa Claus

🎁The Holiday


For those of you who have cut the streaming services, freeview has some lovely options for Christmas viewing! 

Starting off strong on Christmas Eve we have:

🎁‘Shrek the Halls’ on channel 4 at 10am

🎁‘A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish’ at  10:05am on ITV 2 

🎁‘A Christmas Carol’ at 11:30am on channel 5. 

🎁’Arthur Christmas’ at 12:45 on ITV 1

🎁’Santa Claus: The Movie’ at 2:35 on ITV 1

🎁‘Home Alone’ at 5:25 on Channel 4 

🎁’How the Grinch Stole Christmas’ at 8:05pm on ITV 2

And then on Christmas Day we have:

🎁’The Snowman’ at 11:25am on channel 4

🎁’The Great Christmas Bake Off’ at 12:20pm on channel 4

🎁’Peter Pan’ at 1:10pm on ITV 2 

🎁’Home Alone 2: Lost in New York’ at 5:30pm on channel 4 

🎁’E.T.The Extra-Terrestrial’ at 3:25pm on ITV 2

🎁’Back to the Future’ at 5:45pm on ITV 2

This Christmas there is so much to feast your eyes on, from the classic movies to the brand new blockbusters. But don’t forget what makes Christmas so special, it’s not the movies you are watching, it's the people sitting by your side that make it truly memorable.