20 Thanksgiving Films To Watch On Netflix With Your Family

20 Thanksgiving Films To Watch On Netflix With Your Family

Gather everyone for a special family movie night.

Thanksgiving weekend usually involves eating a lot of wholesome food and also spending time with the folks at home. As everyone goes around the table and shares what they're thankful for, you know that the most important thing you're grateful for is family. So why not spend the time watching some fun Thanksgiving films to wind up the Day? Just turn on Netflix and gather the whole family. Browse through some fun films to watch as you slice up that pie for a good old-fashioned family movie night. To help you out, here's a list of 20 Thanksgiving films you can watch with the whole family!

1. The Willoughbys

A tale of siblings who end up learning about what family truly means as they try and get rid of their self-absorbed parents.


2. Always Be My Maybe

A cute rom-com by Ali Wong and Randall Park, who play two high school friends, reunited as adults.


3. Hugo

A heartwarming story of the orphan Hugo, who lives a life filled with adventure in the Paris train station.


4. A Very Murray Christmas

A hilarious holiday special featuring comedian Bill Murray along with Christmas music!


5. Holiday in the Wild

Kristin Davis and Rob Lowe embark on an African adventure.


6. Home

An adorable tale about friendship between a fugitive alien and the last remaining human left on Earth, a young girl named Tip.


7. Beethoven

A family-friendly story of an adorable yet naughty St. Bernard puppy named Beethoven: a classic!


8. The Christmas Chronicles

Kurt Russell as Santa. Do we need to say more? The film also includes a cameo from his real-life partner, Goldie Hawn.


9. My Fair Lady

An Audrey Hepburn classic with great music!


10. The Princess Switch

Vanessa Hudgens plays a role similar to Lindsay Lohan's Parent Trap, but this one involves a baking competition!


11. The Mitchells VS The Machines

A robot apocalypse pushes the Mitchell family to save the world in this quirky flick.


12. Jingle Jangle

A toymaker loses his will to create new toys until his hope is restored when his granddaughter comes into his life.


13.  Oh, Hello on Broadway

Comedians Nick Kroll and John Mulaney are two delusional geriatrics who reveal curious pasts, share a love of tuna, and welcome a surprise guest on this Netflix Original Comedy Special.


14. Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker

A documentary that follows legendary performer Debbie Allen and her young students as she casts and rehearses her annual Hot Chocolate Nutcracker.


15. Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square

When a cold-hearted woman tries to sell her hometown's land, Dolly Parton proves that with a little song and Christmas joy, you can inspire even the greediest of hearts to change.


16. Snow Day

A snow day shuts down the whole town, and a group of school children does whatever to keep schools closed. What follows is a lot of adventure and mayhem...and even a little romance!


17. Holiday Rush

 A popular radio DJ is fired and moves in with his aunt, bringing along his four spoiled children. Soon they realize what truly matters in life!


18. Yes Day

Jennifer Garner and Edgar Ramirez play parents who have decided to say yes to their kids' wishes for a day.


19. Operation Christmas Drop

Congressional aide Erica Miller lands at a beachside Air Force base, where she clashes with Capt. Andrew Jantz to shut his project but ends up falling for the pilot.


20. Holidate

Two strangers agree to be each other's platonic plus-ones all year long, but things don't go quite as planned.


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