The holidays are finally here, and it’s time to bring out the movies! This year we’re coming at you with our top 5 festive films. With a combination of classics and newer stories hitting your screens, these will be sure to get you into the holiday spirit on that special day just for weed lovers like us. Get your cozy warm fix from Chronic Haze online cannabis dispensary for same day delivery or curbside pickup and canada wide shipping all throughout this winter season.
Office Christmas Party (2016)
Starring: Jason Bateman, Olivia Munn, TJ Miller, Jennifer Aniston
Where to watch: Hulu
Synopsis: At the threat of their branch being shut down, Josh Parker (Jason Bateman) rallies his co-workers to host an epic office Christmas party in a last ditch effort to impress a potential client for a sale that will save their jobs and their branch. Anything that can wrong, does and with the cast chock full of comedic heavy hitters and SNL alumni many laughs are guaranteed.
The Night Before (2015)
Starring: Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anthony Mackie
Where to watch: Hulu
Synopsis: What happens when a Christmas eve tradition amongst three best friends hits its last stride? Determined to end their decade long tradition with a bang, buddies Ethan (Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Isaac (Seth Rogen) and Chris (Anthony Mackie) plan a night in search of the Nutcracker Ball, the Holy Grail of Christmas parties in New York City. The debauchery eventually leaves a trail of destruction and it’s really really fun to watch.
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The Holiday (2006)
Starring: Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz, Jack Black, Jude Law
Where to watch: Netflix
Synopsis: Two unlucky in love women decide to house swap for the Holidays, one heads to an LA mansion, the other to a quaint cottage in the Cotswolds. SPOILER ALERT: they both find love. It’s a classic romantic comedy but it’s also truly wholesome entertainment. Watch for the beautiful set design and if you really just want to unwind with some easygoing movie viewing.
Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone (2001)
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint
Where to watch: YouTube, Google Play
Synopsis: Okay technically not a Holiday movie but the literal magic and wonder that goes hand in hand with a kid finding out he’s a wizard and gets to go to a school (set in a castle no less) for wizards and witches is just as good as any holiday movie. If you’ve also never seen or read the Harry Potter books (even if you have) it’s a trip to see this universe, come to life and with the right strain, you’ll feel just like you’re inside Hogwarts itself.
Starring: Will Ferrell, Zoey Deschanel
Where to watch: HBO Max
Synopsis: 6’3 Buddy (Will Ferrell) has been raised in the North Pole among Santa’s elves and travels to New York – with nothing but the elf clothing on his back – to search for his real father. His dad Walter Hobbs (James Caan) is more Grinch than he his Santa but their attempt to navigate a relationship as father and son, coupled with Buddy’s awe and discovery of New York City is really some of the best comedic acting from Ferrell to date.