Status: 05.12.2023, 16:04 PM
By: Nina Dudek
Snuggling up and watching your favourite movies: that's almost as much a part of Christmas as the Christmas tree. © NewAfrica/PantherMedia
For many, the classic film is a firm tradition during the Advent season and the Christmas holidays. We'll tell you the best places to stream this year here.
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Thick flakes are dancing outside, it's slowly getting dark and it's really cozy on the sofa. The whole family makes themselves comfortable and enjoys a wonderful tradition: the Christmas movie in the run-up to Christmas or during the holidays.
If you're also looking forward to those special Christmas moments, then streaming services are perfect. Because in the media libraries of the major streaming providers, the selection of Christmas films is limitless, from classics to the latest blockbusters.
Our Top 3 Streaming Services
Amazon Prime: stream for free for now
Disney+: Favorite Movies for Kids & Big Disney Fans
All streaming services in one: Mageta TV stick
Stream Christmas movies for free with Amazon Prime
Amazon Prime is one of the most popular streaming services © Customdesigner/PantherMedia; Amazon
Why you'll love it: Amazon Prime is completely free for the first 30 days. Prime members can stream an unlimited number of movies and series. This also includes exclusive Amazon Originals such as LOL, The Grand Tour or Lucifer.
You'll also have access to a rotating selection of eBooks, eMagazines, comics, and more.
Exclusive extras only on Amazon Prime: On Tuesdays, they can watch the top match of the UEFA Champions League live. Prime members also enjoy free premium shipping on millions of Amazon items, access to Prime Music, and free access to Kindle ebooks.
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Extra: Amazon Prime is available at a 50% discount for students, trainees and customers who are exempt from broadcasting fees.
Price: After the free period, it costs only €8.99 per month. Can be cancelled at any time
Give Prime as a gift with an Amazon gift card
Are you looking for a Christmas gift that really goes down well with everyone? A voucher for an Amazon Prime subscription is then just right. Amazon also offers a huge selection of pretty vouchers – from animated cards to vouchers with your own photos to digital gift cards.
To the Amazon vouchers
Stream Christmas movies for kids on Disney+
Kids (and adults, of course) love the wide selection on Disney+ © Customdesigner/PantherMedia; Amazon
Why you'll love it: Streaming with Disney+ is a great way to enjoy thousands of hours of entertainment with Disney TV shows, movies, and series. Including favorites like Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and more. Particularly family-friendly content can be filtered thanks to easy-to-use parental controls.
Exclusive content only on Disney+: Some offers are not available on any other streaming service. For example, "The Kardashians", Loki Season II or Ariel, the Little Mermaid.
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Extra: You can share your Disney+ account with friends or family. You can use the GroupWatch feature to invite up to six people to a streaming group and watch the same movies or TV shows in sync. Nice gag: You can interact with each other via emojis.
Price: The monthly subscription is available from as little as €5.99. Cancellation at any time at the end of the applicable billing period.
Use Disney+ as a Telekom customer
If you are a Telekom customer, you can watch Disney+ via MagentaTV One, via MagentaTV with the MagentaTV Stick and on your laptop, smart TV, smartphone or tablet.
The most beautiful Christmas movies for the whole family can be found here
All streaming services in one: Mageta TV stick
Deutsche Telekom's Magenta TV is probably the most comprehensive streaming provider. © Kzenon/PantherMedia; Telecom
Why you'll love it: The Magenta TV Stick is a streaming stick from Deutsche Telekom that allows you to use MagentaTV's TV and video offerings on your TV, tablet or mobile phone as well as on your laptop – and that includes just about everything!
The offer includes, for example, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and RTL+, as well as over 100 HD TV channels, exclusive series, media libraries from ARD, ZDF, ProSieben, Sat.1 and more.
To Magenta TV
Exclusive content on Magenta TV: Bundesliga, Champions League or UEFA Nations League ... Sports fans will get their money's worth. In addition to the exclusive channel Magenta Sport, you can also stream WOW and Dazn.
Extra: You can record up to 50 hours of your favorite shows and save them directly to the cloud. Playable on all devices, whenever and wherever you want. Ideal for on the go and when traveling.
Price: Only €3 per month or one-time €59
This article has been created with the help of machine support and has been carefully reviewed by editor Nina Dudek before publication.