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Top 5 Holiday Movies on Netflix for Preschoolers

08 Dec 2016 » netflix

With all the titles available on Netflix it can be tough to find Christmas movies that you and your preschoolers can enjoy over the holidays. We did a little research and found 5 gems that will be sure to win you and your little ones over this holiday season.

Be sure to add these selections to your Flix for Kids favorites!

1. Winnie The Pooh: A Very Merry Pooh Year

Winnie The Pooh This is a collection of Winnie the Pooh holiday themed features and films that are sure to keep your kids entertained. The characters we all know and love face troubles kids can relate to during the holiday season. In the midst of these dilemmas kids will learn that you can count on your friends to get through troubling times and that the holidays are more than just presents.

Oh ya, there’s lots and lots of honey.

Available in: us

Running time: 1hr 5mins

2. Micky’s Once Upon a Christmas

Mickey The world’s favorite mouse stars in three holiday stories that your kids will adore. There’s a lot of slapstick comedy to keep your kids engaged but they’ll also get exposed to deeper thoughts like the true meaning of Christmas and personal sacrifice. The holiday spirit is a central theme and can spark family conversations about what makes Christmas time so special.

Available in: us de at ch ag ai ar bs aw

Running time: 1hr 5mins

3. Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

Curious George Kids love this little monkey! Watch while George and the man in the yellow hat try to figure out what they should get each other for Christmas. George might make a mess along the way but he certainly finds a way into your heart. Parents will appreciate the underlying message for kids is that it’s the thought that counts.

Available in: us de be ch at nz au pt lu li es and more!

Running time: 58mins

4. Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas

Cat in the Hat Get ready to rhyme your way through Christmas with Thing 1, Thing 2 and the infamous Cat. There’s never a dull moment in this holiday special as your kids will be taken around the world to learn about animals with a Christmas twist. It is as engaging for children as it is endearing to see the characters helping others in need.

Available in: ca us

Running time: 58mins

5. The Legend of Frosty the Snowman

Frosty A follow up to the beloved Frosty the Snowman (which is unfortunately not available on Netflix) this tale is a story about doubting magic and breaking rules. Although they’ll love the adventure in the end your kids might also clue into the message about faith and doing the right thing.

Available in: ca us fr gb th tw vn au nz pl es and more!

Running time: 1hr 6mins

Bonus for Japan!

If you’re lucky enough to live in Japan you’re in for a real holiday treat:

The Snowman

The Snowman This short film based on the book of the same name features David Bowie and is only available on Netflix in Japan. Watch as a boy’s snowman comes to life and takes him on an adventure to the north pole. Children love the magic and special appearance of Santa himself. Even though there is little dialog parents will appreciate the childlike curiosity and whimsical animation.

Available in: jp

Running time: 26mins

The Snowman and Snowdog

The Snowman and Snowdog Mourning the recent loss of his pet dog a young boy builds a snowman and snow dog. When his creations come to life the three of them take off on a heartwarming adventure. Despite a lack of narration and dialog the story carries children through grief, friendship an assortment of colorful characters and a thrilling race!

Available in: jp

Running time: 26mins