This Is the Holiday Movie You Should Watch Based on Your Zodiac Sign
If you're stuck on which one to turn on first, your zodiac sign is solving that problem for you. Scroll below to discover the flick you need to watch immediately!
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 – Dec. 21)
(Elf via New Line Cinema)
Movie: Elf (2003)
Why you should watch it: You're the funniest sign in the zodiac, Sag. And you're one of the most enthusiastic beings anyone has ever met. Sounds a lot like Buddy the Elf, huh? Because you're basically the off-screen embodiment of this loveable character, it only makes sense that this is the holiday flick you pop in first. What are you waiting for? Get to watching it!
Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19)
(It's a Wonderful Life via Liberty Films)
Movie: It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
Why you should watch it: Being a Capricorn, you're all about family. Your loved ones are the single most important thing in the world to you. So watching a movie like It's a Wonderful Life—which touches on the significance of strong familial bonds—is right up your alley. Just be sure to grab a box of tissues before you start watching it.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb. 18)
(The Nightmare Before Christmas via Touchstone Pictures)
Movie: The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Why you should watch it: Wide-eyed and bushy-tailed, you see the world as a place full of possibilities, Aquarius. You're truly the brightest and most progressive of the zodiac signs, which makes you an excellent problem solver. The reason The Nightmare Before Christmas is the best holiday film for you is because you're pretty similar to Jack Skellington. Both of you crave mental stimulation and a break from the normal routine. Find a couch to lounge on and watch this movie immediately!
Pisces (Feb. 19 – March 20)
(White Christmas via Paramount Pictures)
Movie: White Christmas (1954)
Why you should watch it: You're an artist, Pisces. If there's one thing you love more than anything else in the world, it's music. Because you have a strong connection to melody, White Christmas, starring the legendary Bing Crosby is just the movie you need to get you in the holiday spirit. You'll definitely enjoy every noteworthy musical number in this film, and you may even find yourself humming their tunes all season long. You're welcome!
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
(Jingle All the Way via 20th Century Fox)
Movie: Jingle All the Way (1996)
Why you should watch it: You're rarely ever sitting still, Aries. Being a fire sign, you're a highly active individual. When it comes to movies, you need a flick that will keep your attention and have you on the edge of your seat throughout its entirety. That's why Jingle All the Way is the holiday film for you. The story follows one man's quest to get his son the ultimate holiday toy—a Turbo Man action figure. His determination to get this gift causes him to endure many a strange situation, which will have you watching until the very end.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
(A Christmas Carol via Walt Disney Pictures)
Movie: A Christmas Carol (2009)
Why you should watch it: When it comes to fancy things, no one has more of them than you, Taurus. You constantly try to surround yourself with material pleasures, because it's what you love most in this world. There's certainly nothing wrong with that, especially because you've worked so hard to earn what you have. But there is more to life than money, which is a lesson you can only really learn from the classic holiday film A Christmas Carol. You've got a major life lesson coming your way, so get ready.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
(Home Alone via 20th Century Fox)
Movie: Home Alone (1990)
Why you should watch it: If there's one thing you know better than anyone else, Gemini, it's how to adapt. You have no problem changing your daily routine or way of thinking to get the most out of life. You can probably already guess why we picked Home Alone as the holiday movie for you—just like you, Kevin has to adapt to being all alone during the holiday season. And he does it about as well as any Gemini can, given his situation. Grab your friends, family and pets, and turn on this glorious masterpiece.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
(An American Tail via Universal Pictures)
Movie: An American Tail (1986)
Why you should watch it: Being the most emotional sign in the zodiac, you empathize with just about everyone you meet, Cancer. You really just want your loved ones to have the best lives they possibly can, so when you see one of them in crisis, you spring into action. Fivel deals with a similar situation in An American Tail, making it a holiday film you're sure to enjoy!
Leo (July 23 – Aug. 22)
(How the Grinch Stole Christmas via Universal Pictures)
Movie: How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
Why you should watch it: Being the center of attention is kind of your thing, Leo. You embrace the spotlight like no other zodiac sign. Obviously, the Grinch isn't afraid to steal the show either. After all, he did try to steal Christmas from every Who down in Whoville. You know you adore this holiday film, so why are you reading this when you could just be watching it? Press play now!
Virgo (Aug. 23 – Sept. 22)
(Miracle on 34th Street via 20th Century Fox)
Movie: Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
Why you should watch it: With your deep sense of humanity, you've been deemed the most careful sign in the zodiac. Just like Kris Kringle himself—when you make a list, you check it twice. Heck, you probably check the thing 12 times! It's a no-brainer that Miracle on 34th Street should be your film of choice—you'll identify with the practical nature and organized manner of a few characters, all while sitting comfy and cozy by the fireplace. Sounds like a win-win!
Libra (Sept. 23 – Oct. 22)
(The Santa Clause via Walt Disney Pictures)
Movie: The Santa Clause (1994)
Why you should watch it: Libra, you love the holidays because you rarely have a moment to yourself. You like being surrounded by your friends and family at all hours of the day. There's no way you'll be alone when you text your bestie or S.O. about wanting to watch The Santa Clause—everyone loves watching this film during the season. Hit them up right now and see if they're free to watch! If not, get your fam together.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 – Nov. 21)
(A Christmas Story via MGM)
Movie: A Christmas Story (1983)
Why you should watch it: You're nothing short of assertive, Scorpio. You have no problem freely speaking your mind, even if others' feelings are at stake. Being stubborn as you are, you'll enjoy watching the main character, Ralphie, stick to his guns about getting a very particular present this Christmas—a Red Ryder BB gun. Will it be under the tree when he wakes up? There's only one way to find out…
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