🎄 HALLMARK CHANNEL'S 2021 *Countdown to Christmas* Movies with Candace Cameron Bure, Lacey Chabert, Ryan Paevey, Brennan Elliott, and Many More! *SEE HERE:
It's the annual *Countdown to Christmas* Event on the Hallmark Channel for the 2021 Christmas Season! These Christmas movies below are the ones released, thus far, by Parade.com for Crown Media. Stay tuned for even more sprinkling of films added to this page - as we get even closer to the Christmas season! The Hallmark Christmas movies begin Friday, October 22nd!
Countdown to Christmas Movie Schedule
on the Hallmark Channel
You, Me & Christmas Trees - Friday, October 22, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Danica McKellar, Benjamin Ayres, and Jason Hervey
Olivia (McKellar) is Connecticut’s resident expert on evergreens who, just days before the holiday, agrees to help Jack (Ayres), a fourth-generation Christmas tree farmer in Avon. A mysterious illness has befallen their firs, causing them to die out and threatening his family’s 100-year business. As Olivia tries to get to the root of the problem and extends her stay in town, she and Jack spend more time together and feelings begin to develop.
Boyfriends of Christmas Past - Saturday, October 23, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Catherine Haena Kim, Raymond Ablack, and Paul Sun-Hyung Lee
Leading up to Christmas, marketing executive, Lauren (Kim), is visited by the ghosts of four ex-boyfriends. She must learn to open her heart or risk losing her best friend, Nate (Ablack).
The Santa Stakeout - Sunday, October 24, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Tamera Mowry-Housely, Paul Campbell, and Joe Pantoliano
Tanya (Mowry-Housely) is a police detective who is reluctantly partnered with fellow detective Ryan (Campbell) to solve a recent string of heists taking place during high-profile holiday parties around town. They go undercover as newlyweds Tasha and Rupert, moving into the vacant house next to Mr. Miller (Pantoliano), the jovial chair of the community’s Christmas committee…and the prime suspect in the case. As Tanya and Ryan partake in the neighborhood’s holiday happenings to keep up appearances and crack the case, they get swept up in Christmas. Before they know it, their cover story as a couple in love starts to become reality.
Christmas in Harmony - Friday, October 29, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Ashleigh Murray, Luke James, Loretta Devine, Michelle Williams, Basil Wallace
Harmony (Murray) is tricked into auditioning for the Holiday Chorus—directed by an ex-boyfriend (James). By Christmas Eve, they could be harmonizing in the key of love.
Coyote Creek Christmas - Saturday, October 30, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Janel Parrish, Ryan Paevey
A “Christmas Around the World” party helps two people find love at home.
Christmas Sail - Sunday, October 31, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Katee Sackhoff, Patrick Sabongui, and Terry O’Quinn
When Liz (Sackhoff) returns home to take care of her estranged father she is determined to give her daughter a perfect Christmas and reconnects with her best friend.
Open by Christmas - Friday, November 5, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Alison Sweeney, Erica Durance, Brennan Elliott
When Nicky (Sweeney) finds an unopened Christmas card from a high school secret admirer, she and her best friend Simone search to find and thank the anonymous author.
Next Stop, Christmas - Saturday, November 6, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Lyndsy Fonseca, Chandler Massey, Lea Thompson, and Christopher Lloyd
Angie (Fonseca) wonders what her life would be like if she had married a former boyfriend who became a famous sportscaster. She takes the train home to spend Christmas with her family and inexplicably finds herself 10 years in the past. With the advice of the train’s enigmatic conductor, Angie has the chance to revisit that Christmas and learn what – and who – is truly important to her.
A Christmas Treasure - Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 8pm/7c.
Jordin Sparks, Michael Xavier
After opening a 100-year-old time capsule and meeting a charming chef, Lou (Sparks) questions whether or not she should move to New York after Christmas and further her writing career.
Christmas at Castle Hart - (premiere date TBD)
Lacey Chabert, Stuart Townsend
Brooke Bennett (Chabert) goes to Ireland for Christmas to search for her Irish roots. While there, she meets Aiden Hart, Earl of Glaslough (Townsend). Mistaken for an elite event planner, she’s hired to host his castle’s majestic Christmas party.
The Christmas Contest - (premiere date TBD)
Candace Cameron Bure, John Brotherton, Barbara Niven
Exes Lara (Bure) and Ben (Brotherton) compete in a Christmas contest to win money for the charity of their choosing. The city watches them battle and chooses what is more important, victory or love.
The Christmas House 2: Deck Those Halls
This movie is listed in the newly released schedule, so I am listing it here to inform you the content includes a same sex relationship. Please note: I will not be promoting this film here.
The Nine Kittens of Christmas - (premiere date TBD)
Brandon Routh, Kimberley Sustad, Gregory Harrison
Firefighter Zachary (Routh) and veterinarian Marilee (Sustad) are thrown back together at Christmas when they’re tasked with finding homes for a litter of adorable kittens.
Sister Swap: A Hometown Holiday / Sister Swap: Christmas in the City (premiere dates TBD)
Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Ashley Williams, Mark Deklin, Keith Robinson, Susan Yeagley, and Kevin Nealon
In this double feature starring real-life sisters Kimberly Williams-Paisley and Ashley Williams, sisters Jennifer and Meg Swift couldn’t be closer despite living hours apart. Jennifer lives in Salt Lake City, running a successful restaurant she started with her late husband and raising her teenage son Simon while Meg stayed in their hometown of Hazelwood, helping their parents run the local bakery. When Jennifer and Simon return home for the holiday, they become wistful for one more Christmas at The Madison, the town’s local theatre, despite that it’s for sale and in need of repairs. Meanwhile, Meg is helping Jennifer’s restaurant staff in Salt Lake prepare for a Christmas competition among local restaurants with the winner earning money for the charity of its choice. With the sisters switching cities leading up to the holiday, they find a new sense of purpose and discover what they both truly need in life and in love.
I hope you find many Christmas movies you are looking forward to seeing during this Christmas Season! I'll be adding many more to this list above as they are released. Stay tuned!
*I also want to include a caution here. At this point, we don't know which movies will be family-friendly. I'm hoping there will still be many, but at this time, we just don't know. Throughout the Christmas Season I will do my best to inform you if there is a storyline of concern, and if any of you who follow here catch something - please be sure to share in comments! I definitely want to include a BIG *Thank You* to all of the awesome reviewers here!
Also, be sure to check out the Christmas movies coming to Hallmark Movies & Mysteries - *HERE*!
Joyous Christmas Blessings to You ~ All throughout the Year!
God bless us, everyone! Net