5 Netflix holiday releases for cozy nights in
Grab your hot cocoa and press play on these recent releases.
December is upon us once again, and it’s time to get into the holiday spirit. Luckily, there are all sorts of merry content at the touch of our fingertips this year. There’s never been a more perfect time to cuddle up under a blanket and watch a new show, and these are worth adding to your list.
Dash & Lily
Oh, to be in New York City during the holidays. Although this rom-com based on the young-adult book series dropped on the streaming service in November, it is ideal for viewing this month. Following two opposite teenagers, Dash (Austin Abrams) and Lily (Midori Francis) get to know each other in an unexpected way. With festive nuances throughout, your heart will be warmed this holiday season.
The Holiday Movies That Made Us
This docuseries is all about what went on behind the scenes of the beloved movies, The Nightmare Before Christmas and Elf. Featuring interviews with writers, producers, and actors, viewers are bound to learn some of the secrets of these films, making this is the perfect watch for people interested in the movie industry or those obsessed with holiday flicks.
Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker
If you don’t already know Debbie Allen from her work on Grey’s Anatomy, prepare to be amazed at her dedication throughout her career and as a choreographer in this documentary. Allen prepares her dance students for their annual “Hot Chocolate Nutcracker” production—a twist on the beloved Christmas story—complete with diverse dancers and music from different cultures to showcase the inclusive experience.
Holiday Home Makeover with Mr. Christmas
If your favorite part of the holiday season is decorating your space, follow interior designer Benjamin Bradley—also known as Mr. Christmas—and his team of “elves” as they makeover deserving families’ homes for the holidays. This show captures the emotion of the season and combines it with Pinterest-worthy aesthetics, tailored perfectly to each family featured.
Great British Baking Show: Holidays (Out December 4)
Paul and Prue are back in the infamous tent for the third season of the holiday-themed baking show. The complete cast of 8 bakers includes 4 past contestants of the regular series and the cast of the comedy series, Derry Girls. Watch this if you’re looking for some top tier baking inspiration, subtly made inappropriate jokes, cottage-core vibes, or all three.