14 Movies to Watch With the Whole Family This Thanksgiving

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We’ve all been in this situation one or two thousand times: After dinner, the whole family gathers in the living room, lounging near the fire, picking at some pumpkin pie and scrolling through Netflix and Hulu and HBO Max and — well, before you know it, an hour has passed and you still don’t have a movie to watch. Flicking through streaming platforms and cable channels to find that elusive film everyone can agree on is the original "doomscrolling," but, if you prep in advance, it doesn’t have to be that way this year.

Whether you’re celebrating the day with others in your household or doing a virtual meetup via Netflix Party, we’ve rounded up 14 choice movies to help mitigate that day-of film-picking stress. From classics centered around Thanksgiving to films that capture a holiday-appropriate sense of family, fun and coziness, these movies are sure to excite even the pickiest film lovers.