It’s the holiday season, and with it (hopefully) comes vacation days during which you can go sledding, skiing or just stay at home and drink too much eggnog while watching Netflix. If you opt for the latter (and we certainly are), here are twenty movies that’ll fill you with the holiday spirit when the weather outside is frightful.


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This brilliantly directed and acted Cold War tale shows us that most spy work is done at the office.

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This weekend’s offerings include Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, The Sitter, Young Adult and We Need to Talk About Kevin.

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Based on the John le Carré novel of the same name, this international thriller is set at the height of the Cold War. Gary Oldman is George Smiley, a disgraced British spy, rehired by his government which fears that MI-6 has been compromised by a double agent working for the Soviets. With Tom Hardy, Colin Firth and John Hurt.

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Colin Firth is King George VI of Britain, who has suffered from a debilitating speech impediment all his life when he suddenly finds himself the monarch. With England on the brink of war and in need of a leader, his wife, Elizabeth (Helena Bonham Carter), arranges for him to see a speech therapist, Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush).

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If you can’t get out to the air-conditioned wonderfulness of a movie theater, at least you can stay in the air-conditioned wonderfulness of your TV room with these new releases on home video.

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Watch the trailer for A Single Man, a drama directed by Tom Ford starring Julianne Moore and Colin Firth, now available on DVD and Blu-Ray.

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