10 Thanksgiving Movies to Watch After the Big Dinner
This is a sweet way to squeeze in some extra quality time at home this holiday.
Once the big turkey dinner is over, pop some popcorn, queue up a feel-good family flick, and settle in for a good old-fashioned movie night. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite movies to binge-watch while you digest your turkey feast, including holiday classics like A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (which you can stream for free!) and movies with themes of thankfulness like The Blind Side. And if you're missing the big gathering this year, you could even plan a virtual movie night with family or friends.
Steve Martin, John Candy, and Kevin Bacon star in this comedy about one man's struggle to make it home in time for Thanksgiving dinner. In a year where holiday travel will be limited, this feel-good flick will remind you of just how thankful you are to be home.
It's not truly Thanksgiving until we've watched Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts gang prepare their feast. This family-friendly flick is a holiday must-watch. Stream it for free on Apple TV+ November 25-27.
While I've always thought of this movie as a Halloween flick, there is a comical Thanksgiving play scene that'll have the whole family laughing. You can stream this movie for free (without an account) on Amazon Video.
This classic film is a classic film for any holiday season. Watch as Jo, Meg, Amy and Beth endure trials and celebrate triumphs in 1800s New England. You can stream it for free (with ads) on Amazon Video.
There's no holiday tradition we love more than a good Hallmark movie marathon, and luckily the selection isn't limited to just Christmas. Queue up this feel-good Thanksgiving story right after the Macy's parade, or stream it while you wait for the newest Hallmark Christmas movie premieres.