Now that winter is setting in and you’re deep into your advent calendar choccies, nothing quite beats staying indoors and sticking on a film. Check out these feel-good, guilty pleasure films set on the slopes at Christmas time – they’re sure to get you excited for this ski season and into the festive spirit.
Let It Snow
A classic TV movie, Let It Snow is packed with cheesy lines and happy endings. A Ski Executive goes to the festive Snow Valley Lodge in British Columbia to transform it into a new winter hot spot. But will love get in the way of her work? It’s an easy watch, so grab your hot chocolate, your friends (and maybe some mistletoe) and you’ll soon be dreaming of finding love on the slopes.
Christmas With A View
When a celebrity chef accepts a new job at Thunder Mountain ski resort in Canada, he winds up crossing paths with failed restauranteur Clara. We want Clara to have a happily ever after just as much as you, but will Christmas bring along love or will secrets keep them apart?
After a blizzard hits a ski resort in Utah, four strangers are thrown together at the mysterious Rosemont, a lodge that’s been closed for almost 20 years. With life-changing consequences, their stay reveals a blossoming romance, hidden pasts and family struggles. Gripping you from the start, Rosemont is definitely one for your Christmas movie night.
Sun Valley Serenade
If you fancy a classic, Sun Valley Serenade is a black and white musical from 1941. It’ll soon have you singing along as the band travel to a ski resort in Idaho for a Christmas gig that’s filled with drama, romance and laughter.
For Your Eyes Only
While not bursting with Santa and sleigh bells, you can’t beat a classic bit of Bond at Christmas. With shots of the snowy Italian Alps, action-packed chases and the legendary Roger Moore, what more are you looking for?
A rom-com with a skiing twist, the chalet girl falls in love with her handsome boss. But with the snowboard competition and its tempting prize money looming, she’s got other things to worry about. Will she win first place and her man? If you’re not already excited for the coming ski season, Chalet Girl will soon have you craving the slopes.
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