in

20 Best Black Christmas Movies to Watch This Holiday Season

20 Best Black Christmas Movies to Watch This Holiday Season
Announcement


1

Merry Liddle Christmas Baby (2021) 

Lifetime

Cast: Kelly Rowland, Thomas Cadrot, Latonya WilliamsIn the third installment of Lifetime’s Liddle Christmas film series,

Kelly Rowland returns as Jacquie. Just a year after their holiday wedding, the tech entrepreneur and her now-husband Tyler are expecting their first child—but they’re not the only members of the hilarious Liddle crew who are ready to add new members to the family.

Watch It Now

2

Jingle Jangle (2020)

jingle jangle a christmas journey 2020 madalen mills as journey jangle
NETFLIX

Cast: Forest Whitaker, Phylicia Rashad, Anika Noni Rose, Keegan-Michael Key

With a star-studded cast and music by John Legend, this enchanting holiday fantasy is a delightful film to watch with the entire family on Christmas day. It tells the story of a formerly successful toy maker who loses his joy when his apprentice steals his prized invention. Years later, his precocious granddaughter is determined to right the wrongs of the past.

Watch It Now

3

A Chestnut Family Christmas (2021)

a chestnut family christmas
.

Cast: Meagan Holder, Brad James

After accidentally agreeing to host her family for the holidays, private chef Nina Chestnut invites the group to her boss’ home and pretends its her own. But of course, her secret isn’t kept for long.

Watch It Now

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

4

A Sisterly Christmas (2021)

Cast: Deborah Joy Winans, Lisa Michelle Cornelius

In the hopes of bringing them closer together, Kristina and Vicky’s aunt sends them on a luxurious vacation for the holidays. But as the sisters begin to address their differences, someone from their past threatens to break their bond.

Watch It Now

5

Kirk Franklin’s a Gospel Christmas (2021)

Cast: Demetria McKinney, Chaz Lamar Shepherd, Angela Birchett

Grammy-winning choir director wrote an arranged the songs featured in this film, which follows a young pastor named Olivia who’s challenged with leading a new church just a month before Christmas. But as she embraces life’s changes—and even finds romance—Olivia begins to feel at home

Watch It Now

6

A Holiday Chance (2021)

Cast: Sharon Leal, Nafeesa Williams, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Richard Lawson

Rival sisters Noel and Naomi are forced to come together after their father’s sudden death over the Christmas holidays. They’re now they’re tasked with taking over his multi-million dollar film company, ensuring that his legacy and business stays in-tact.

Watch It Now

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

7

Our Christmas Journey (2021)

our christmas journey
.

Cast: Holly Robinson Pete, Lyriq Bent, Nik Sanchez

Robinson Pete is Lena, a single mom of an autistic son who comes to the realization that it’s time to give him some independence. But as she learns to let go, an unexpected holiday romance makes the transition a little bit easier.

8

Christmas Belles (2019)

Cast: Raven Goodwin, Dominique Perry, Mark Taylor, Omar Gooding, John Amos

Best friends Delia and Porsha are successful, independent, and single. So when a handsome new pastor moves into town, both women are determined to face-off and win his heart.

Watch It Now

9

Throwback Holiday (2018)

Cast: Jennifer Freeman, Robert Ri’Chard, Jean Elie

A now adult Jackie can’t help but reminisce about her days as a teen when she was the popular “it” girl. Now, despite being married to her high school sweetheart, she’s miserable. So after a run-in with a handsome former classmate, Jackie wishes for to be taken back in time—and in a twist of events, she actually is.

Watch It Now

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

10

Christmas Déjà Vu (2021)

Cast: Loretta Devine, Blue Kimble, Amber Riley

Christmas hasn’t been the same for Kandi since her father died. But her holiday season finally seems like it’ll turnaround when an angel grants her a wish to become a famous singer.

Watch It Now

11

The Holiday Calendar (2018)

Event, Fashion, Smile, Ceremony, Tradition, Happy,
Netflix

Cast: Kat Graham, Quincy Brown, Ron Cephas Jones

A struggling photographer inherits her family’s antique advent calendar that just happens to predict the future. Its magical properties bring her love and professional success.

Watch It Now

12

Almost Christmas (2016)

People, Event, Party, Family, Interior design,
IMDB

Cast: Danny Glover, Gabrielle Union, Mo’Nique, Kimberly Elise, Romany Malco, J.B. Smoove, Nicole Ari Parker, Omar Epps

This star-studded A-list cast plays the dysfunctional Meyer family, who reunites for a dramatic Christmas one year after their matriarch’s death.

Watch It Now

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

13

A Madea Christmas (2013)

Event, Christmas, Community, Christmas eve, Santa claus, Fun, Party, Holiday, Tradition, Fur,
IMDB

Cast: Tyler Perry, Chad Michael Murray, Tika Sumpter, Kathy Najimy, Larry the Cable Guy

Bringing its very own special brand of Madea Christmas spirit, this story follows Tyler Perry’s hit character as she travels to her niece’s daughter’s small town.

Watch It Now

14

Black Nativity (2013)

Event, Performance, Musical, Choir, Performing arts, Gospel music, heater,
IMDB

Cast: Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Tyrse Gibson

Baltimore teen Langston, the son of a single mother (played by Jennifer Hudson) visits NYC for Christmas to spend the holidays with his estranged relatives. But in the face of their strict rules, he sets out on a journey to return back home.

Watch It Now

15

The Best Man’s Holiday (2013)

Event, Jacket, Leather,
IMDB

Cast: Morris Chestnut, Taye Diggs, Terrence Howard, Nia Long, Sanna Lathan, Regina Hall

In this sequel to one of the great Black romance movies, this star-studded ensemble cast plays a group of college friends who reunite over the holidays—despite their old rivalries, romances, and various life stages.

Watch It Now

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

16

This Christmas (2007)

Social group, People, Youth, Community, Event, Team, Family, Tourism, Family taking photos together,
IMDB

Cast: Lauren London, Chris Brown, Idris Elba, Loretta Devine, Regina King, Columbus Short, Mekhi Phifer, Sharon Leal

The Whitfield family matriarch (Loretta Devine) reunites her large family for Christmas for the first time in four years. But a number of uncovered secrets threaten to dampen the holiday spirit.

Watch It Now

17

The Perfect Holiday (2007)

Yellow, Event, Rite, Temple, Ceremony, Religious institute,
IMDB

Cast: Queen Latifah, Gabrielle Union, Morris Chestnut, Terrence Howard, Charlie Murphy, Katt Williams

The youngest daughter of a divorced mother of three hatches a plan to cheer her mom up during the holidays: she has the department store Santa Clause pay her mother a compliment. As they say, the rest is history.

Watch It Now

18

Last Holiday (2006)

Food, Cooking, Meal, Dish, Cook, Room, Cuisine, Fast food, Cooking show, Vegetarian food,
IMDB

Cast: Queen Latifah, LL Cool J, Giancarlo Esposito

After learning that she has a terminal illness, a saleswoman takes out all of her life savings and lives it up in Europe. She charms everyone she meets, including a renowned chef. But the one person she really wants in her new life is her long-time crush.

Watch It Now

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

19

Friday After Next (2002)

Face, Facial hair, Hat, Beard, Moustache, Bottle, Picture frame, Distilled beverage, Barware, Wall clock,
IMDB

Cast: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, John Witherspoon, Katt Williams

In the third installment of the cult classic Friday series, “Ghetto Santa Claus” steals everything friends Craig and Day-Day have to their name—including their rent money. In order to not get evicted, they get jobs as mall security guards.

Watch It Now

20

The Preacher’s Wife (1996)

Photograph, People, Black-and-white, Standing, Snapshot, Snow, Monochrome, Gesture, Photography, Ice skating,
IMDB

Cast: Whitney Houston, Denzel Washington, Courtney B. Vance, Loretta Devine, Gregory Hines

A reverend is offered help by an angel (Denzel Washington) who is going through a midlife crisis. But instead, the angel is drawn to the preacher’s young, lively wife.

Watch It Now

Headshot of McKenzie Jean-Philippe

McKenzie Jean-Philippe is the editorial assistant at OprahMag.com covering pop culture, TV, movies, celebrity, and lifestyle. She loves a great Oprah viral moment and all things Netflix—but come summertime, Big Brother has her heart. On a day off you’ll find her curled up with a new juicy romance novel.

 

preview for Oprah Daily Entertainment

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below



Source link

Announcement

What do you think?

Written by Ebonicles

Announcement
Announcement

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Announcement
Things Ghetto Black People Say

Things Ghetto Black People Say

By the Numbers: The slang Gen Alpha uses, no cap

By the Numbers: The slang Gen Alpha uses, no cap