The 16 Winter Movies for Snowy or Cold Days or to Watch Right Now

So here we are! Christmas Holidays are over, but the Winter season is in full swing! When the temperatures outside are below zero (at least in Saint-Petersburg), and the daylight hours are still very short, how can we have fun? Watching movies of course!

The Winter season brings with it a great deal of coziness. To tell you the truth I’m dreaming of the perfect night with a warm blanket, a glass of red wine, and a good movie. And if you're a crazy movie-enthusiast like me you need this list!

My winter movie list features pick both old and new, classic and modern, and I also included different genres- from family and rom-com films to horror and thriller- to spice it up a bit!

So prepare some delicious treats, a warm blanket, maybe light a few candles, and enjoy!

  1. Winter’s Tale (2014) - romantic fantasy film based on the 1983 novel Winter's Tale by Mark Helprin set in a mythic New York City

  2. The Family Stone (2005) - a rom-com with adorable Sarah Jessica Parker

  3. Wind River (2017) - a gripping murder mystery-thriller starring Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen

  4. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe' (2005)- the famous family-friendly fantasy. Based on a 1950 novel from in C. S. Lewis's children's fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia.

  5. The Shining (1980)- the classics of the horror genre! Based on a novel by Steven King and the absolute must-see movie! Really scary one!

  6. I, Tonya (2017)- a biographical black comedy based on unbelievable, but true events about American figure skater Tonya Harding.

  7. Serendipity (2001)- a heartwarming romantic comedy with John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale

  8. Vertical Limit (2000)- a dramatic thriller about climbing Mount Everest.

  9. Trading places (1983)- a very funny classic comedy starring Eddie Murphy, Dan Ackroyd, and Jamie Lee Curtis.

  10. When Harry Met Sally (1989)- one of the most classic rom-com ever.

  11. Groundhog Day (1993)- comedy classic set in a small-town starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell

  12. Little women (2019) - a period drama film by Greta Gerwig the newest version of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel

  13. 8 Women (2002) - French whodunnit musical film, written and directed by François Ozon

  14. Eyes Wide Shot (1999)- the classic and masterpiece directed by Stanley Kubrick. This erotic mystery drama is Based on the 1926 novella Traumnovelle (Dream Story) by Arthur Schnitzler.

  15. The Hateful Eight (2015)- western thriller film was written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. I have not seen it yet😬

  16. A Simple Plan (1998)- neo-noir crime thriller directed by Sam Raimi starring Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, and Bridget Fonda.

And please share your favorite winter movies with me!