How to watch Elf this Christmas: is it on Netflix or Amazon Prime Video?
Posted by  badge Boss on Dec 11, 2023 - 10:37PM
Buddy has become a Christmas staple since Elf first came out in 2003 (Picture: Rex)

is now one of the most popular of modern times, even if .

The festive flick sees the Anchorman actor transform into , a human who was raised among elves in the North Pole under the watchful eyes of Santa himself.

When Buddy discovers he is not an elf, he travels to find his father in New York City while learning to adapt to life as a human.

It became an instant classic, inspiring the 2010 Broadway musical and NBC’s 2014 stop-motion animated television special Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas.

The beloved film is a staple on many people’s festive watchlists, so you may be wondering how you can watch Buddy’s capers in 2023.

We look at , and more to find out where you can stream Elf in time for Christmas.

Where can you watch Elf?

Watching this festive classic may be a little tricky (Picture: Moviestore/REX/Shutterstock)

Elf is available to stream on if you have a cinema package.

The comedy has come to for December, where you can also watch the film via the Sky Go service.

It’s not available for free streaming on , but it can be rented for £3.49 or bought for £5.99.

When you rent a movie through Prime Video, you have 30 days to start watching it, and then 48 hours to complete the film once you’ve started it.

Elf is also not streaming on or .

It can additionally be brought or rented on the store, the store, and via .

Unfortunately, Elf is not being shown via terrestrial TV this year as it will air exclusively via Sky.

If you want a Christmassy serving of Will Ferrell but can’t find Elf, you can also watch , his .

Will Ferrell is making a career out of Christmas comedies… (Picture: AP/Apple TV)

Spirited is streaming exclusively on Apple TV, and acts as a modern retelling of Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol where the Ghost of Christmas Present is nearing retirement, which means he must return to Earth.

The film also stars Octavia Spencer, Sunita Mani, Patrick Page, Marlow Barkley, and Tracy Morgan.