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8 Of The Best New Movies And TV Shows To Stream This Christmas

8 Of The Best New Movies And TV Shows To Stream This Christmas
By Colman Stanley Updated
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One of Christmas' greatest joys is getting to put your feet up on the sofa with a selection box handy, and Netflix at the ready.

So you don't waste any time searching through piles rubbish on Netflix, Disney +, or Apple TV, we've compiled a list of eight of the best movies and TV shows to watch this December.

Among our recommendations are a few of the best new films, fresh out of cinemas, new seasons of some beloved TV series, and modern remakes of old classics.

MOVIES

The Banshees Of Inisherin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRu3zLOJN2c

Year: 2022

Cast: Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Barry Keoghan

Plot:

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Two lifelong friends find themselves at an impasse when one abruptly ends their relationship, with alarming consequences for both of them.

Streaming Platform: Disney +, from December 21

Rating: 97% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gj5ibYSz8C0

Year: 2022

Cast: Daniel Craig, Edward Norton, Kate Hudson, Dave Bautista

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Plot:

Famed Southern detective Benoit Blanc travels to Greece for his latest case.

Streaming: Netflix, from December 23

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Rating: 93% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Bardo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Q_RVOTqZlQ

Year: 2022

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Cast: Daniel Giménez Cacho, Griselda Siciliani

Plot:

An acclaimed journalist-turned-documentarian goes on an oneiric introspective journey to reconcile with the past, the present and his Mexican identity.

Streaming: Netflix, from December 16

Rating: 59% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Pinocchio

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Od2NW1sfRdA

Year: 2022

Cast: Ewan McGregor, Finn Wolfhard, Gregory Mann

Plot:

A father's wish magically brings a wooden boy to life in Italy, giving him a chance to care for the child.

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Streaming: Netflix, as of now

Rating: 97% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Night at the Museum: Kahmunrah Rises Again

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4WdSQFdMYZg

Year: 2022

Cast: Joshua Bassett, Gillian Jacobs

Plot:

Nick Daley hesitates becoming a museum nightwatchman and Kahmunrah returns to conquer the world.

Streaming: Disney +, as of now

Rating: 80% (Rotten Tomatoes)

TV SERIES

Emily In Paris

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xl3HY9yMEBI

Year: 2020-

Cast: Lily Collins, Lucas Bravo, Camille Razat

Plot:

A young American woman from the Midwest is hired by a marketing firm in Paris to provide them with an American perspective on things.

Streaming: Netflix, Season 3 releases on December 21

Rating: 61% (Rotten Tomatoes)

National Treasure: Edge of History

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QOTKWuIlmh8

Year: 2022

Cast: Lisette Olivera, Caterine Zeta-Jones, Harvey Keitel

Plot:

Jess Valenzuela, a 20-year-old Dreamer, sets off on an exploration to discover the mystery of her family history, and, with the help of her friends, seeks to recover historical lost treasure.

Streaming: Disney +, Season 1 was released on December 14

Rating: 88% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Slow Horses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9ZJChzPn0U

Year: 2022

Cast: Gary Oldman, Olivia Cook, Kristin Scott Thomas, Jack Lowden

Plot:

Follows a team of British intelligence agents who serve as a dumping ground department of MI5 due to their career-ending mistakes.

Streaming: Apple TV+, Season 2 was released on December 2

Rating: 97% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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