Toddler Friendly Festive Movies

December’s here, which means only one thing! It’s time to break out your favourite festive pj’s, tuck into a hot chocolate with all the trimmings and snuggle up to watch a toddler-friendly Christmas movie together.

At Kendamil, we’re parents here too, so we know how much of a struggle it can be keeping our little ones entertained, but even the most fidgety of toddlers are sure to be captivated by our list of festive favourites for the whole family.

Peppa Pig: Peppa’s Christmas

Run time: 1h

Join Peppa and her family in celebrating the festive season. Peppa and George write letters to Santa, decorate the Christmas tree, sing festive songs and stay awake all night waiting to catch a glimpse of the big guy himself.

Arthur Christmas

Run time: 1h 37m

When Santa's gawky son Arthur learns that a technical glitch has led to a little girl's Christmas gift being misplaced, he sets out on a mission to deliver the present before it is too late.

Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas

Run time: 1h 10m

Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, Donald, Daisy and Pluto gather to reminisce about love, magic, and surprises in three wonder-filled stories of Christmas past:

  • Donald Duck: Stuck On Christmas.
  • A Very Goofy Christmas.
  • Mickey and Minnie's Gift of the Magic.

The Smurfs: A Christmas Carol

Run time: 22 mins

When Grouchy Smurf behaves badly to everyone and refuses to celebrate Christmas, the Smurfs of Christmas Past, Present and Future teach him to appreciate Christmas.

Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

Run time: 58 mins

George and his human friend  are having a merry time counting down to Christmas. But neither can decide what to give each other. Will they find the answers before Christmas morning?

The Muppet Christmas Carol

Run time: 1h 25m

The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of A Christmas Carol where Scrooge, an old miser who dislikes Christmas, is visited by spirits who foretell his future and share secrets from his past and present, which helps change his view on life.

Beauty and the Beast Enchanted Christmas

Run time: 1h 12m

Belle is astonished to find the Beast has a deep-seeded hatred for the Christmas season and endeavors to change his mind on the matter. Forte, a pipe organ, schemes to trick Belle into leaving the castle, as he thinks her attempts might end the curse.

Disney's A Christmas Carol

Run time: 1h 36m

An animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about Ebenezer Scrooge, a spiteful and miserly man, encounters three spirits on Christmas Eve, who show him the folly of his ways and prompt him to become a better man.

The Search for Santa Paws

Run time: 1h 36m

Santa Claus and his faithful canine companion Santa Paws leave their chilly home at the North Pole on an important mission. They must try to persuade the heir of one of their greatest benefactors, toy store owner Mr Hucklebuckle, to continue with his grandfather's good works.

Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey

Run time: 2h 2m

Jeronicus, a toymaker, is shattered after his assistant steals his book of ideas and a unique matador doll. He loses his will to create new toys until years later when his granddaughter visits him and they discover a magical invention that has the power to change their lives forever.


Run time: 1h 37m

After proving himself to be the worst student at the academy, a postman is sent to a frozen town in the North where he discovers a reclusive toymaker named Klaus. A simple act of kindness always sparks another, even in a frozen, faraway place. When Smeerensburg's new postman, Jesper, befriends toymaker Klaus, their gifts melt an age-old feud and deliver a sleigh full of holiday traditions.

🎵 🎄 ☃️ All we want for Christmas is to hear from youuu! ☃️ 🎄🎵

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