Movies for winter evenings

List of the best movies for winter evenings, selected by visitors to our site: Paddington 2, A Christmas Carol, Pandas, Smallfoot, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, Next Gen, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Cats and Peachtopia, A Dog's Journey, The Secret Life of Pets 2.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Paddington 2 (2017)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
StyleFor winter evenings

Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.

A Christmas Carol (2009)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantasy, drama, family, cartoon
CharactersWizards, Family, Rich, Old man
PlotTime travel, Ghosts, Supernatural, Snow, Money
TimeNew Year
StyleDisney, Exciting, To cry, For winter evenings

Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge is faced with his own story of growing bitterness and meanness, and must decide what his own future will hold: death or redemption.

Pandas (2018)
Markimdb: 7.4
CharactersAnimals, Bears, Pandas
StyleFor a cozy evening, For sleep, For winter evenings, For background, Kind

In the mountains of Sichuan, China, a researcher forms a bond with Qian Qian, a panda who is about to experience nature for the first time.

Smallfoot (2018)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantasy, comedy, musical, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersYeti, Bears
PlotReligious, Snow
PlaceMountains, Village, Caves
StyleFor children, Light, Fascinating, For winter evenings, Kind

A bright young yeti finds something he thought didn't exist—a human. News of this “smallfoot” throws the simple yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village.

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, musical
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersHorses, Pregnant, Friends, Students, Blonde girls
PlotDancing, Holidays, Friendship
PlaceSea, Greece, Hotels
StyleLight, Cute, Fascinating, To cry, Soulful

Five years after meeting her three fathers, Sophie Sheridan prepares to open her mother’s hotel. In 1979, young Donna Sheridan meets the men who each could be Sophie’s biological father.

Next Gen (2018)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, cartoon
CountryChina, Canada, USA
CharactersRobots, Dogs, Childrens, Friends, Single mothers
PlotMartial Arts, Technology, Skirmishes, Friendship, Adventure
StyleWorth watching, For children, Netflix, For winter evenings, Action

A friendship with a top-secret robot turns a lonely girl's life into a thrilling adventure as they take on bullies, evil bots and a scheming madman.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersSuperhero, Teens, Monsters, Giants, Students
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Martial Arts, Love, Superpowers, Justice
PlaceSchool, Parallel worlds, Laboratory
StyleFor children, Unexpected ending, Exciting, Light, Atmospheric

Miles Morales is juggling his life between being a high school student and being a spider-man. When Wilson "Kingpin" Fisk uses a super collider, others from across the Spider-Verse are transported to this dimension.

Cats and Peachtopia (2018)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersAnimals, Parents, Cats
PlotAdventure, Travel, Friendship
StyleFor children, Light, Soulful, For relax, For winter evenings

A cat named Blanket has long been living in a high-rise apartment in the city with his son, Cloak. One day, curious about the outside world, Cloak decides to leave home and embarks on an adventure to find the legendary cat's paradise. To find his son, Blanket must overcome his fear and reconcile with his past, with the help of a female Macaw.

A Dog's Journey (2019)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family
CountryChina, India, Hong Kong, USA
CharactersDogs, Puppies, Widows, Teens
PlotCancer, Growing up
StyleFor children, Cute, Touching, Soulful, For winter evenings

A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets.

The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA, France, Japan
CharactersDogs, Superhero, Cats, Animals, Talking dogs
PlotFriendship, Adventure
PlaceTrains, New York
StyleFor children, For winter evenings, For background, Light, Netflix

Max the terrier must cope with some major life changes when his owner gets married and has a baby. When the family takes a trip to the countryside, nervous Max has numerous run-ins with canine-intolerant cows, hostile foxes and a scary turkey. Luckily for Max, he soon catches a break when he meets Rooster, a gruff farm dog who tries to cure the lovable pooch of his neuroses.

Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, fantasy, adventure, family, detective
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersDetectives, Heroes, Partners, Dragons, Pokemon
PlotInvestigation, Friendship, Adventure, Chase, Missing father
StyleFor children, By games, For a group of friends, For winter evenings, Touching

In a world where people collect pocket-size monsters (Pokémon) to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent monster who seeks to be a detective.

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, musical, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryDenmark, Norway, Australia, USA
CharactersSuperhero, Dinosaurs, Aliens, Pirates, Family
PlotTime travel, Adventure, War, Revenge, Rivalry
PlaceSpace, Parallel worlds
TimePost apocalypse
StyleFor children, Exciting, Light, Fascinating, Touching

It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.

Mirai (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantasy, adventure, cartoon, anime
CharactersDogs, Childrens, Brothers, Veterans, Fish
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Jealousy
StyleFor children, For a cozy evening, For relax, For sleep, For winter evenings

The movie follows a 4-year old boy who is struggling to cope with the arrival of a little sister in the family until things turn magical. A mysterious garden in the backyard of the boy's home becomes a gateway allowing the child to travel back in time and encounter his mother as a little girl and his great-grandfather as a young man. These fantasy-filled adventures allow the child to change his perspective and help him become the big brother he was meant to be.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersWitch, Wizards, Teachers, Family, Childrens
PlotAdventure, Multi-part, Magic, Ghosts, Mystery
PlaceSchool, Forest, England, London, Boarding school
StyleWorth watching, For children, Exciting, Touching, Atmospheric

Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he learns to harness his newfound powers with the help of the school's kindly headmaster, Harry uncovers the truth about his parents' deaths -- and about the villain who's to blame.

Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantasy, comedy, musical, family
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Lawyers, Brothers, Maids, Fathers
PlotAdventure, Abduction, Chase, Swimming, Parenting
TimeWorld War II
StyleDisney, For children, Light, Atmospheric, Soulful

In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives.

The Little Witch (2018)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, family
CountryGermany, Luxembourg
CharactersWitch, Wizards, Teens
PlotMagic, Gifts, Birthday
PlaceParty, Germany, Mountains
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating, For a cozy evening, For relax

The little witch is only 127 years old – too young for the annual coven of witches. Although she is not yet old enough to be a real witch she wants to become a really good one. This decision causes trouble inside her magic world.

Benji (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, family, crime
CountryUnited Arab Emirates, USA
CharactersDogs, Childrens
StyleFor children, Netflix, Cute, Touching, For relax

Two school kids strike up a friendship with an orphaned puppy named Benji. When danger befalls them and they end up kidnapped by robbers who are in over their heads, Benji and his scruffy sidekick come to the rescue.

Six Degrees of Celebration (2010)
Markimdb: 6.2
TimeNew Year
StyleFor winter evenings

A collection of several interlinked stories that happen on the New Year's eve...