Must-See Musicals To Get You In The Holiday Spirit!
No holiday season would be complete without curling up to watch some of your favorite seasonal films. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite winter musicals that are sure to get your toes tapping and have you singing long past the end credits. Don’t see your fav film on the list? Let us know what you like to watch around the holidays on social media using the hashtag #WODholidays
White Christmas (1954)
No roundup of must-see holiday movies is complete without this classic musical starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen. Set in rural Vermont, this sugary sweet film is sure to put a smile on your face and have you tapping your toes the whole way through.
The Nutcracker (1993)
The beloved holiday stage production gets the Hollywood treatment in this Disney version starring Macaulay Culkin as the Nutcracker (is there anything more 90s than that)? Featuring the New York City Ballet, the film follows the traditional plot so grab some coco and get nostalgic.
Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Ok, so plenty of people debate whether this is a Halloween movie or a Christmas movie, but I stand firm in my belief that it can be both! I mean really, is there a bad time of year to watch this cult classic? From the catchy songs to the incredible claymation, there is little not to love.
Holiday Inn (1942)
With holiday right in the title, this black and white film is full of romance and some incredible dancing from stars Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, and Marjorie Reynolds. With music composed by the King of Christmas- Irving Berlin- this may just become your new go-to winter movie.
The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018)
The newest film on our list, this action packed reimagining of the timeless classic is definitely worth a watch. Famed dancer Misty Copeland plays the Ballerina Princess alongside a star-studded cast including Helen Mirren, Keira Knightley, Morgan Freeman, and Mackenzie Foy as Clara.
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