We’re now thirteen days away from Christmas and if you’re not in the holiday spirit yet maybe we can help assist by providing you with a guide to the best holiday movies!

Representation on screen matters and our community has a plethora of wonderful holiday classics, old and new. What better way to gather with your family, friends and lovers then with a Christmas movie and a cup of hot coco? These films are sure to have you laughing, crying, singing, dancing and more. So go ahead, grab your blanket, pop some popcorn, light up the fireplace, turn your phone on do not disturb and enjoy!


The Preachers Wife

Cast: Whitney Houston, Denzel Washington, Courtney B. Vance, Loretta Devine, Gregory Hines

“The Preacher’s Wife” is a classic and the perfect movie to watch with the family. It’s simply a joy to watch Denzel Washington, Whitney Houston, Loretta Devine and more in their prime. Oh and the soundtrack is everything, add some of the songs to your Christmas playlist.

@blackcultureclips She was such a beautiful soul….my mom used to tell me the devil comes after those that God loves the most…. #whitneyhouston #foryou #denzelwashington #fyp #thepreacherswife #foryoupage #lionelrichie #beautifulsoul #blackmoviesclips #fypシ #eazywhyyouwearyopantslikethat #ibelieveinyouandme ♬ I Believe In You And Me (Film Version) – Whitney Houston


Jingle Jangle

Cast: Forest Whitaker, Phylicia Rashad, Anika Noni Rose, Keegan-Michael Key

There aren’t many African American Christmas musicals so “Jingle Jangle” was much needed and right on time. The singing, dancing and story telling in this film is truly magical.

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Merry Liddle Christmas Baby

Cast: Kelly Rowland, Thomas Cadrot, Latonya Williams

If you’re a new mom then you’re sure to find this film very relatable. Plus we can never get enough of Kelly Rowland’s beautiful face on our screens.

@welcometomovieland #kellyrowland#thomascadrot#jaimemcallica#breshaweeb ♬ original sound – Welcometomovieland


This Christmas

Cast: Lauren London, Chris Brown, Idris Elba, Loretta Devine, Regina King, Columbus Short, Mekhi Phifer, Sharon Leal

“This Christmas” has proven to be a holiday classic and authentic in so many ways. Making its debut in 2007, the characters on screen stole our hearts and made us feel like we were apart of the family too.

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Almost Christmas

Cast: Danny Glover, Gabrielle Union, Mo’Nique, Kimberly Elise, Romany Malco, J.B. Smoove, Nicole Ari Parker, Omar Epps

Not too many movies can have an A-list cast and still produce a great film. However, “Almost Christmas” got it right and delivered a great performance.

@topmoviessensation Best dinner scene ever #almostchristmas #meetgrandma #affair #busted #movieclips #moviescene #foryou #intense #viral #fypシ #fyp #blowthisup ♬ don’t let me down – old papa


The Best Man’s Holiday

Our favorite cast gifted us one of the best holiday movies ever. Witnessing this friend group gather together one last time during the holidays was something we never knew we needed. Fans fell in love with this movie so much that they went on to film, “The Best Man: The Final Chapters” which is available to stream Dec. 22 on Peacock.

@90sblacknostalgia lmao they did not disappoint 😭 #thebestmanholiday #fypシ #blackmovie #viral #christmasmovies ♬ Stylish Jazz HipHop – Future Oriented Triad


Kirk Franklin’s A Gospel Christmas

Cast: Demetria McKinney, Chaz Lamar Shepherd, Angela Birchett

Grammy-winning artist Kirk Franklin put his heart and soul into the songs featured in this film. Not only is this movie relatable but it’s heart warming as well.

@mollymax70 A Lifetime movie. Kirk Franklin’s : A Godpel Christmas. Happy holidays everyone. #fyp #Merry #Chritmas ♬ original sound – Mollymax70


Friday After Next

Cast: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, John Witherspoon, Katt Williams

In the mood for a good laugh? Look no further! “Friday After Next” is sure to have you laughing non stop. Featuring the legend and one of our favorite father figures, John Witherspoon.

@thebrownfilmshow Top Flight Security of The World #Fridayafternext #icecube #mikeepps #kattwilliams ♬ original sound – The Brown Film Show