It’s the most wonderful time of the year, which means there are plenty of Christmas movies for viewers to enjoy. Netflix, Hulu, and Disney+ have the usual classic fare, as do movies made for TV from channels like Lifetime. Still, one network has become a staple of holiday movies. Hallmark is a go-to resource for streaming Christmas content online for free.
This year is no exception when it comes to the plethora of movies available to watch. Hallmark is not only famous for making greeting cards but has also released dozens of new Christmas movies this year. As part of their “Countdown to Christmas”, the network plays new and old Christmas movies throughout the month.
However, if you don’t have a cable subscription, don’t worry. There are a number of new Hallmark Christmas movies available to watch online for free. Here are some of their best new movies and where you can stream them online for free.
Cards and Mistletoe
In this heartwarming holiday story, Humberly González plays cartographer Emilia Martin, who makes maps for schoolchildren. Emilia has a relaxed Christmas at home when her supervisor assigns her a new project. At 11 o’clock she has to design a kitschy treasure map of the North Pole. Unbeknownst to Emilia, this project will lead her to find love.
To complete her novelty map, Emilia turns to Arctic explorer Drew Campbell (Ronnie Rowe) for help. Drew reluctantly helps her, but in the process the two discover there is a spark between them. Cards and Mistletoe is directed by Max McGuire and written by W. Stewart.
You can watch this new Hallmark Christmas movie online for free by searching YouTube. Fortunately, the site also has many other new Hallmark movies.
A Christmas exchange
In this Christmas TV movie from last year, Laura Vandervoort stars as Molly Cooper, an American girl who spends the Christmas season in the UK. Molly decides to swap her country house for a swanky London apartment. While searching for love in London, Molly begins to feel affection for the flat’s owner, financier Patrick Kingston (Rainbow Sun Francks).
Molly gets excited when she’s able to communicate with Patrick, even if it’s not personal. Patrick also feels connected to Molly through the endearing text messages and emails she sends him. The two begin an affair when they are immersed in each other’s lives by swapping homes.
A Christmas exchange is directed by Justin G. Dyck. The screenplay was adapted by Neale Kimmel from a Barbara Hannay novel. You can find this movie, along with other Hallmark Christmas movies, for free online via YouTube. However, A Christmas exchange may be listed on the site under the title of On the way to Christmas.
This TV holiday movie stars Vivica A. Fox, Anna Marie Dobbins and Marc Hermann. The plot revolves around a young woman named Ava (Dobbins), who moves from New York to Los Angeles after a rough breakup. While there, she decides to rent a guest house owned by a single father named Mason (Hermann).
Ava & Mason soon discover they have more in common than they expected. The two were shipped thanks in part to Mason’s neighbor Deb (Fox). Christmas together is directed by David DeCocteau and written by Jay Cipriani. You can stream this Hallmark feature and other Christmas movies online for free with Pluto TV, Peacock, and Tubi.
For those of you who like to get into the Christmas spirit via streaming, there are plenty of Hallmark Christmas movies available online for free. What is your favorite Christmas movie? Let us know in the comment section!