Emirates reveals Christmas movie line-up for flights in December

Watch classic favourites while heading home for the festive season

Emirates reveals Christmas movie line-up for flights in December
The Polar Express (2004)

While Santa might be flying by sleigh this Christmas, the rest of us are stuck with planes.

But luckily Emirates has just revealed a fabulous line-up of Christmas movies showing on its flights over the festive period to get you in the winter mood.

So if you're heading home this Christmas, you can watch classic favourites such as Home Alone, Elf and Love Actually – as well as The Polar Express, It's a Wonderful Life and Miracle on 34th Street.

We have the full list of the films below that are available on the Emirates in-flight entertainment system, plus the channels where you'll find them.

475 The Holiday (2006)
476 The Polar Express (2004)
477 Love Actually (2003)
478 Elf (2003)
479 Home Alone (1990)
480 Scrooged (1988)
481 Die Hard (1988)
482 Trading Places (1983)
483 Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
484 It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

If you're sticking around Dubai this year, or you just fancy a bit of extra festive film fun, then Netflix also has plenty of things to watch in the lead-up to the most wonderful time of the year.

You’ll find a few block-busting numbers in the mix – notably Elf and, erm, Elf – but predominantly a whole of lot Netflix Originals and made-for-TV movies to get your teeth into.

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...

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