There's nothing quite like celebrating the holiday season in the Big Apple. There’s the famous Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, the dazzling window displays at Macy’s Herald Square and, of course, the Radio City Rockettes. But even if you’re unable to experience these iconic traditions in person, you don't have to miss out on all the action. You can live vicariously through your favorite characters in the best New York Christmas movies.
Join Buddy the Elf as he travels the busy streets of Manhattan to find his father, or watch Kevin McCallister as he effortlessly cons his way into the famous Plaza Hotel for the holidays. From It Happened on 5th Avenue to Serendipity, each of these movies will practically transport you to the city that never sleeps. So, grab some hot cocoa and keep reading for 20 New York Christmas movies, available to stream on Prime Video, Netflix and more. (P.S., Prime members get to enjoy a 30-day free trial before paying $15 a month, and Netflix offers a standard plan with ads for just $7 a month.)