Ralphie returns in first teaser HBO Max’s ‘A Christmas Story’ sequel trailer, showing a younger Ralphie in an animated feature film, will premiere on the network on Dec. 11, with a two-hour premiere on Dec. 13.
It’s that time of year again: The holiday season just got a lot brighter.
Now, for the first time in nearly 20 years — and without the benefit of the DVR — it’s a new year, a new season, and a new movie season.
As The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Hollywood Movie Database (HMD) picks up where it left off in 2018, we’re starting a fresh chapter in the story of 2019, and we’re looking ahead to a slate as stacked and as promising as ever.
From Disney’s live-action “Aladdin” arriving in theaters on Jan. 4, 2019, to MGM’s big-budget “Ghostbusters” opening March 8, 2019, to Universal’s “A Dog’s Way Home” premiering April 15, 2019, the calendar has been packed with more of the new and upcoming that fans have come to expect—and we’ve got a whole new round of “Merry Christmas,” too.
To help you make your “Merry Christmas” movie-watching experience, here’s a round-up of 11 Christmas-themed movies hitting theaters or getting released digitally in 2019. (HMD covers movies in theaters and in digital release, excepting theatrical re-releases.)
A Christmas Story (1990)
The holidays don’t get any more magical than when Mickey and Minnie discover a magic slipper for their true love, Aladdin, on their Christmas, when Aladdin’