5 Best Holiday Movies on Peacock to enjoy your family time

Holiday movies are always a gem to watch in the winter, especially if they are based on Christmas. Peacock has a diverse selection of holiday movies to keep you smiling if you want to celebrate Christmas with them. According to IMDb users, these are Peacock’s Christmas films with the highest ratings. If you have a subscription to Peacock and are a huge fan of holiday films, especially based on Christmas then this article is for you!

  1. Much Ado About Christmas (2021)
  2. O Christmas Tree (1999)
  3. Christmas for a Dollar (2013) 
  4. Dear Santa (2011)
  5. Christmas on Holly Lane (2018)

1. Much Ado About Christmas (2021)

Haley is very involved in her charity work. She is the daughter of Leona Lloyd, a powerful and successful entrepreneur. Haley meets Claude at a Christmas party put on by her mother’s business. He is there on behalf of the marketing company where he is a designer. They want to persuade Leona to let them present an idea for a campaign. Haley and Claude get along right away and start dating.

However, it would jeopardize their relationship in light of Claude’s business proposal to Leona so Haley does not reveal the identity of her mother to Claude. The situation becomes more complicated over time, and the truth will eventually emerge. When Claude finds out that Haley has been lying, how will he react?

  • Release Date: October 30, 2021
  • IMDb Rating: 7/10
  • Time Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Director: Michael Damian
  • Main Cast: Susie Abromeit, Torrance Coombs, and James Rottger

2. O Christmas Tree (1999)

This tale, which features the voices of Edward Asner, Tim Conway, and Marie Osmond, is set on Christmas Eve in a snowy forest. A lonely pine tree thinks she is too familiar to ever fulfill her dream of becoming a real Christmas tree.

  • Release Date: November 5, 1999
  • IMDb Rating: 6/10
  • Time Duration: 48 minutes
  • Director: Bert Ring
  • Main Cast: Edward Asner, Tim Conway, and Marie Osmond

3. Christmas for a Dollar (2013) 

In the midst of the Depression, the Kamp family is having a hard time making ends meet, especially since Mrs. Kamp passed away too soon. While her brother fights polio, her mother has passed away and her father is overwhelmed by medical expenses. Little Ruth anticipates a Christmas without presents or festivities this year. But when her father brings one dollar in change home and lets the kids use it to buy each other special gifts, the family realizes that happiness, love, and miracles are more important than money.

  • Release Date: December 15, 2013 
  • IMDb Rating: 6.9/10
  • Time Duration: 1 hour 41 minutes
  • Director: John Lyde 
  • Main Cast: Brian Krause, Nancy Stanford, and Danielle C. Ryan

4. Dear Santa (2011)

Dear Santa revolves around a party girl who is trying to change her frivolous ways. Amy Acker’s character, Crystal, is from a wealthy family and enjoys spending her parents’ money. They give her until Christmas to clean up her act, and if she doesn’t, they will immediately cancel her credit cards. When they decide it’s time for her to make something of her life, When Crystal finds a letter to Santa from Olivia, a 7-year-old girl played by Emma Duke, requesting that Santa find her widower father Derek, played by David Haydn-Jones, a new wife, she finds a glimmer of hope. Crystal is terrified of the prospect of not having a boyfriend or any money. Derek has made it his life’s work to assist others and owns a local soup kitchen. Despite the fact that Crystal has never worked in a soup kitchen, she quickly seeks out Derek and begins donating her time to get closer to him. She is unaware that Derek’s girlfriend Jillian, played by Gina Holden, will do anything to keep her man to herself. Despite the challenges she faces, Crystal is determined to prove herself.

  • Release Date: November 26, 2011
  • IMDb Rating: 6.4/10
  • Time Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Director: Jason Priestley
  • Main Cast: Amy Acker, David Haydn Jones, and Emma Duke

5. Christmas on Holly Lane (2018)

With fond memories of Christmas at Sarah’s house, three childhood friends, Sarah, Riley, and Cat, come together as adults to save Sarah’s house so they can spend many more beautiful Christmases together.

  • Release Date: December 16, 2018
  • IMDb Rating: 6.4/10
  • Time Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Director: Michael M. Scott
  • Main Cast: Sarah Lancaster, Karen Holness, and Gina Holden


If you have a subscription to Peacock and are a huge fan of holiday films, especially based on Christmas then this article is for you! All these movies are some of the best on Peacock, so as an audience you should definitely check them out. They all are feel-good, heartwarming movies that you can watch with friends and family. They will create a holiday tradition for you and your family while you eat holiday treats together. These movies will make the holiday season magical. 

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