Kids Christmas Movies on Amazon Prime

20 Best Kids Christmas Movies on Amazon Prime 2023

Christmas is definitely a favorite time of the whole year. You can sit by the fire, drink hot cocoa, and watch popular Christmas movies with your kids. Instead of going out for a family movie night at the theater, why not make our own home a theater? Amazon Prime gives you the opportunity to stream a wide range of movies immediately. The Christmas movies on Amazon Prime range from Kids’ Christmas movies to family-friendly Hallmark Christmas movies. To make your life easier, we have compiled a list of the best kids’ Christmas movies on Amazon Prime you can watch with your whole family.

The list contains old Christmas classics like It’s A Wonderful Life and comedy like Home Alone. Let’s pick your favorite from the list below for a perfect Christmas family movie night.

Also, don’t forget to check out the best Amazon Prime kids’ movies or some best kids’ movies on Netflix.

Best Family & Kids Christmas Movies on Amazon Prime

Our Must-See Picks

Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Factory sealed DVD; Jim Carrey, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Baranski (Actors); English (Subtitle)
$19.98 −$8.99 Amazon Prime
Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, Edmund Gwenn (Actors); George Seaton (Director) - George Seaton (Writer) - William Perlberg (Producer)
Home Alone
Home Alone
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern (Actors); Chris Columbus (Director) - John Hughes (Writer) - John Hughes (Producer)
The Polar Express
The Polar Express
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Tom Hanks, Michael Jeter, Nona Gaye (Actors); Robert Zemeckis (Director) - William Broyles (Writer) - Steve Starkey (Producer)
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Laila Robbins, Steve Martin, John Candy (Actors); John Hughes (Director) - John Hughes (Writer) - John Hughes (Producer)
A Charlie Brown Christmas
A Charlie Brown Christmas
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Ann Altieri, Chris Doran, Sally Dryer (Actors); Bill Melendez (Director) - Charles M. Schulz (Writer) - Bill Melendez (Producer)
A Christmas Story
A Christmas Story
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, Darren Mcgavin (Actors)
Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey (Actors)
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand); Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Juliette Lewis (Actors)

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

“How the Grinch Stole Christmas” is one of the most popular Christmas movies released in 2000. All the scenes in the film are very entertaining for kids with a lot of jokes and humor.  It is an ideal movie to watch over the Christmas holiday.

Miracle on 34th Street

“Miracle on 34th Street” is a 1947 Christmas classic directed by George Seaton. The story revolves around a nice old man who plays Santa Claus for Macy’s Thanksgiving parade and claims to be the real Santa. The film was an instant hit and went on to become a Christmas favorite.

Home Alone

“Home Alone” is one of the greatest Christmas movies ever made. The family comedy is about a boy who is accidentally left behind when his family takes off for a vacation. All of the home alone series is a must-watch during the Christmas season.

The Nightmare Before Christmas

“The Nightmare Before Christmas” is a great mix of stop-motion animation, holiday music, and fantasy. It is a must-have for your Christmas movie collection.

Polar Express

“The Polar Express” is a kid’s Christmas favorite from Robert Zemeckis. The combination of Robert Zemeckis and Tom Hanks always creates magic. Kids love Trains, and you can even go on a Polar Express-themed train ride with them during Christmas.

A National Lampoon Christmas

“A National Lampoon Christmas” is a fun family Christmas classic with a lot of funny or humorous scenes. Let’s get into the Christmas spirit with this hilarious Christmas comedy movie.

A Christmas Story

“A Christmas Story” is one of our all-time favorite Christmas movies. This movie appeals to everyone regardless of age, race, and nationality. The movie brings out the true meaning of Christmas.

A Charlie Brown Christmas

“A Charlie Brown Christmas” was the first animated “Peanuts” special.  Since 1965, it has been an essential holiday viewing for people of all ages.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

“Planes, Trains, and Automobiles” is a heartwarming and hilarious holiday movie. It’s one of the best movies based on a Thanksgiving plot that will surely help you get into the Pre-Christmas holiday spirit.


“Elf” is one of the favorite Christmas movies in recent times. You can watch the hilarious movie together with your whole family!

Good Christmas-Themed Family Movies on Amazon Prime

The Little Matchgirl

“The Little Matchgirl” is a 2006 animated short film based on Hans Christian Andersen’s book of the same name. The Walt Disney Company produced and distributed the film. The film tells the story of a poor young girl who has a burning desire to find comfort and happiness in her life. The story and the delicate animation make it a must-see movie around the Christmas holiday. The story also reminds the value of compassion and charity.

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” is a 1964 animated Christmas comedy movie directed by Larry Roemer. The story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer documents the experiences of Rudolph, an adorable reindeer born with a glowing red nose.

White Christmas

“White Christmas” is one of the best-known Christmas-themed movies released in 1954. The film features one of the most popular Christmas songs “White Christmas.”

It’s a Wonderful Life

“It’s a Wonderful Life” is one of the best Christmas movies of all time. Frank Capra produced this charisma classic more than 70 years ago. The movie epitomizes the true spirit of Christmas. It’s Not Officially Christmas without this masterpiece.

Frosty the Snowman

“Frosty the Snowman” is a 1969 animated family comedy film. The story is easily understandable for kids and shows the generous side of Santa Claus instead of portraying him as just a Christmas gift deliverer.

A Christmas Carol

“A Christmas Carol” is a 2009 animated Christmas family drama directed by Robert Zemeckis. The story is adapted from Charles Dicken’s timeless classic – A Christmas Carol. The star-studded holiday classic feature Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, and Colin Firth.

The Santa Claus

“The Santa Claus” has continued to enchant kids and adults since 1994. The fantastic family drama truly sums up the spirit of Christmas.

The Muppet Christmas Carol

“The Muppet Christmas Carol” is a Christmas classic for all ages.  The movie contains one of the most popular Christmas songs “When Love is Gone” on it!

Bad Santa

“Bad Santa” is a 2003 Christmas-themed comedy film directed by Terry Zwigoff. It is a classic Christmas movie and a must-see during this holiday season.

Love Actually

“Love Actually” isn’t a perfect Christmas movie, but you can still watch it with your children and grandparent during this holiday season.

In case you don’t like anything from the list of best kids’ Christmas movies on Amazon Prime, check out some most popular kids’ Christmas shows on Amazon Prime.

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