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18 Netflix Rom-Coms That'll Instantly Warm Your Heart This Holiday Season

If you need some warm and fuzzies this holiday season.

'Tis the season for a serious rom-com binge. The only question is — what should you watch first?

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When it comes to Netflix's endless catalog of festive favorites, it can be a daunting task to pick just one.

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If you're in need of some warm and fuzzies this holiday season, we've got you covered with all the feel-good movies you can stream now. Take a look:

1. Love Hard

Nina Dobrev, Jimmy O. Yang in Love Hard
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What to expect: What starts as a catfish dating disaster soon blossoms into a sweet Christmas romance you'd never expect.

2. Holidate

Emma Roberts, Luke Bracey in Holidate
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What to expect: If you hate all the banter that comes with being single, you'll probably consider taking up this clever plan of scoring a holidate for yourself.

3. The Princess Switch

Vanessa Hudgens in The Princess Switch
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What to expect: Enter the Vanessa Hudgens cinematic universe with the original that started The Princess Switch trilogy.

4. Just Friends

Amy Smart, Ryan Reynolds in Just Friends
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What to expect: For anyone who's ever been stuck in the "friend zone," you'll find this hilariously heartwarming film relatable in every single way.

5. The Holiday

Jude Law, Cameron Diaz in The Holiday
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What to expect: Dreaming of traveling far, far away this holiday season? Scratch that wanderlust with this 2006 rom-com starring Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, and Jack Black.

6. Let It Snow

Jacob Batalon in Let It Snow
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What to expect: A story within a story? With multiple plotlines and characters to follow, this YA novel turned film is perfect for a movie night with the girls. 

7. A Christmas Prince

Ben Lamb, Rose McIver in A Christmas Prince
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What to expect: Get ready to jet off to Aldovia for a modern-day royal romance. The best part? Two more installments including A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding and A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby are also on Netflix. 

8. Single All the Way

Philemon Chambers, Michael Urie in Single All the Way
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What to expect: Two gay best friends unknowingly falling in over the holidays, and Jennifer Coolidge's award-worthy performance? Netflix really got it right with this one.

9. The Holiday Calendar

Kat Graham, Quincy Brown in The Holiday Calendar
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What to expect: An advent calendar that seems to be magic? You read that right. And it's exactly what you'll have waiting for you once you push play.

10. The Knight Before Christmas

Josh Whitehouse, Vanessa Hudgens in The Knight Before Christmas
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What to expect: From the epic quest for a 1300s knight to the spark of a small-town romance, this film is unexpectedly cheesy-yet-cute in all the right ways. 

11. A Castle for Christmas

Cary Elwes, Brooke Shields in A Castle for Christmas
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What to expect: Dreamy Scotland views and a castle to top it off? Yes, please. Plus, fans of The Princess Bride will have a blast from the past the second Cary Elwes steps onscreen.

12. Holiday in the Wild

Fezile Mpela, Rob Lowe, Kristin Davis in Holiday in the Wild
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What to expect: What's supposed to be a second honeymoon turns in a wild adventure of healing and love at a remote Zambia elephant sanctuary.  

13. Christmas Inheritance

Eliza Taylor in Christmas Inheritance
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What to expect: The story of a big city girl getting a fresh perspective and finding love along the way with a Snow Falls inn manager.

14. A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish

Laura Marano in A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish
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What to expect: The traditional rags to riches tale gets a Christmas twist with a mysterious Santa who's not exactly who he seems.

15. Holly Star

Holly Star
Netflix

What to expect: Santa-inspired puppet sequences, childhood sweethearts, and a treasure hunt that was made for the holidays. 

16. Midnight at the Magnolia

Midnight at the Magnolia
Netflix

What to expect: What starts as old friends faking a romance in hopes of syndicating their radio show turns into much, much more.

17. Serendipity

Kate Beckinsale, John Cusack in Serendipity
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What to expect: A casual meeting at a New York City Bloomingdale's suddenly becomes a true test of fate for Kate Beckinsale and John Cusack's characters.

18. Dash & Lily

Austin Abrams in Dash & Lily
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What to expect: Hidden clues, a mysterious red notebook, and all the sights and sounds you can only find in New York City during the holidays. With eight episodes to watch, this might be your new favorite YA holiday series.

What would you add to this list? Share your go-to holiday pick in the comments!