December 6, 2021
With the winter holidays approaching, consumers appear to be interested in Christmas-themed movies, especially comedies.
New data from JustWatch found that the 2018 animated title The Grinch, along with Will Ferrell’s 2003 family comedy Elf, the 2000 Jim Carrey movie How the Grinch Stole Christmas, in addition to the 1966 animated How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, starring Boris Karloff, dominated household movie streaming through Dec. 5.
JustWatch tracks more than 20 million users’ monthly streaming decisions across 54 countries.
Among TV shows, Paramount Network’s “Yellowstone,” starring Kevin Costner, continues to spearhead episodic program streaming. The venerable series topped early episodes of director Peter Jackson’s “The Beatles: Get Back,” in addition to new Marvel Studios’ series “Hawkeye” on Disney+.