When you’re gathered with all your relatives around the telly watching Netflix for the holiday season, chances are there’ll be young and old, kids, teens, grown-ups, mature and immature all mixed in together.

It can be hard to find a movie that’s not only appropriate for every age group but enjoyable for the whole clann as well.

Netflix offers a huge selection of films that meet just those requirements but it’s a total trek to trawl through them all, so we’ve narrowed them down to just over a dozen, making your lives easier and Christmases a little more conflict-free. You’re welcome!

 

'Back to the Future' trilogy

If you haven't introduced the kids in your life to these movies yet, what are you waiting for?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Psxktpxkc6o

 

'La La Land'

A musical which has proven to be popular even among non-musical lovers.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YN1QrKBoAf0

 

'Daddy Day Care'

Admittedly, it's not Eddie Murphy's best, but's it's a touching, feel and funny movie and that's all we want.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSXlDvcVST4

 

'My Girl'

This touching coming-of-age film will be enjoyed by all the family. Just make sure you've tissues at the ready.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IE9S8CehYco

 

'The Shrek movies'

Aside from the 'Back to the Future' movies, the 'Shrek' movies provide another series you can binge on.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CwXOrWvPBPk

 

'Jumanji'

Now you've an excuse to not only embrace your inner child but to also introduce little ones to the wonder that was Robin Williams.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5p18zqZmeiI

 

'Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves'

For many, this is the best adaptation of Robin Hood. It's certainly one of the most fun.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wadVdi0sb0U

 

'A Knight’s Tale'

This Heath Ledger starrer is full of action, adventure and a great soundtrack featuring the likes of David Bowie and Queen.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zH6U5y086hw

 

'The Road to El Dorado'

This isn't your average animated feature.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcOfJwN0bdY

 

'Big Fish'

This Tim Burton flick is probably his last great feature. It tells the story of a son trying to distinguish the fact from the fiction of his dying father's life story.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3YVTgTl-F0

 

'The Secret Life of Pets'

Pet owners and animal lovers young and old will love this one. The sequel hits cinemas next year.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UZ4WBlveGfw

 

The Goonies

As if we even need to sell this!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJ2j4oWdQtU