Olive, the Other Reindeer
via imdb.com, shutterstock Rudolph is a bit played out, but this computer-generated animated Christmas special starring a determined pup is fresh as the season’s mistletoe. (These 32 little-known facts about the holiday season will make for a great family trivia night!)
Best for: Kids age 5 and up. A sassy character or two, but nothing to worry about.
A Charlie Brown Christmas
via imdb.com, shutterstock There is no better starting point than this one of our classic kids’ Christmas movies. A true joy for all ages, featuring a wonderful soundtrack and heartwarming story.
Best for: Kids age 3 and up. There could hardly be a more appropriate choice for any kid, but toddlers might nod off.