2.50pm, Saturday 23 rd December, BBC1
All that stress you’ve had preparing for the festivities? Let it Go for just a couple of hours and join Elsa, Anna and Olaf on their adventures.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
12.55pm, Christmas Eve, ITV
Get wrapped up in JK Rowling’s magic with the second Harry Potter movie on Christmas Eve.
The Great Gatsby
9.30pm, Christmas Eve, BBC2
Leonardo DiCaprio is ever-brilliant as F Scott Fitzgerald’s high society millionaire. Aside from its stellar cast, this film’s hip hop soundtrack is its best asset.
3.10pm, Christmas Day, BBC1
Kenneth Branagh directs Lily James as the Disney princess from humble beginnings in this sparkling live-action movie from 2015.
Singin’ in the Rain
1.05pm, Christmas Day, Channel 5
Indulge in a bit of 50s nostalgia with this ridiculously infectious singalong which is still a joy to watch more than half a century on.
5.50pm, Christmas Day, Channel 4
Would Christmas be Christmas without Home Alone? Of course it wouldn’t, ya filthy animal.
3.45pm, Boxing Day, BBC1
Have a supercalifragilisticexpialidocious day digesting all those mince pies with Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke.
6.40pm, Boxing Day, ITV
This epic 2015 hit starring Chris Pratt is not to be missed. The fifth movie in the franchise, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, is set for release in 2018.
10pm, Boxing Day, Channel 5
A Swayze classic that never gets old – and of course has that incredible lift that Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone brought back in Crazy Stupid Love.
10pm, Wednesday 27 th December, 5STAR
Tarantino’s western starring Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio and Christoph Waltz is just one of those films you have to see at some point in your life – if you haven’t yet, now’s your chance.
About a Boy
11.05pm, Thursday 28 th December, Channel 4
This lovely 2002 movie – starring Hugh Grant as a lonely but very rich man – launched Nicholas Hault’s career and will move you to both laughter and tears.
9.15pm, Friday 29 th December, BBC1
An intensely thrilling adaptation of the best-selling Gillian Flynn novel, starring Rosamund Pike as a woman who vanishes into thin air and Ben Affleck as her bewildered husband.
2.25pm, Friday 29 th December, BBC1
If you fancy a tear-jerker, stick on Up – a Pixar creation about a 78-year-old man who travels to Paradise Falls in his home attached to balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway with him.
Pride & Prejudice
3.15pm, Saturday 30 th December, Channel 4
For some romantic escapism, watch Keira Knightly and Matthew MacFadyen in this 2005 Jane Austen adaptation.
9pm, Saturday 30 th December, W
Okay. This list is developing a bit of a DiCaprio theme, but there’s nothing wrong with that. The actor plays a backpacker who goes off looking for paradise and finds something very different…
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
1.40pm, New Year’s Eve, BBC1
This 1971 children’s movie starring Angela Lansbury as an apprentice witch has a fantastic soundtrack and is truly enchanting – not to mention funny.
9pm, New Year’s Eve, W
One of the most romantic movie scenes of all times takes place in this 90s film when Patrick Swayze somehow makes pottery sexy.
7pm, New Year’s Day, E4
Have a good old festive bawl at Jack and Rose’s doomed romance to celebrate the classic’s 20 year anniversary.
9pm, New Year’s Day, ITV2
This film is one of the most successful comedies of all time – and deservingly so. With a filthily funny script, it’s one of those movies people are still quoting years later.
5.30pm, New Year’s Day, Channel 4
The late, great Robin Williams disguises himself as a female housekeeper in this warm and heartfelt classic.