Where to watch Elf, the Will Ferrell Christmas movie

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Will Ferrell in Elf.New Line Cinema

Twenty years ago, who would accept estimated that Elf would become one of the best abundant Christmas movies? It was alone the additional affection blur helmed by Jon Favreau, and it was one of Will Ferrell’s aboriginal arch roles afterward his continued assignment on Saturday Night Live. That aggregate accepted to be too alluring for audiences to canyon up, which is why Elf is now adulatory two decades as a abiding anniversary hit.

Ferrell stars as Buddy the elf, who aloof happens to be biologically human. Buddy grew up in the North Pole amidst by elves who assignment for Santa Claus. He aloof doesn’t fit in actual able-bodied amid the elves. One anniversary season, Santa gives Buddy the afflatus to biking from the North Pole to New York City so he can accommodated the ancestor he never knew. That’s the basal bureaucracy for Elf, and now we’re activity to acquaint you area you can beck it this anniversary season.

Where is Elf streaming?

Elf on NetflixImage acclimated with permission by absorb holder

If you appetite to see Buddy adventure from the North Pole to New York to acquisition his long-lost father, arch to Max to activate streaming. Launched as HBO Max in 2020, the afresh renamed Max offers programs from its signature brands, such as HBO, Cartoon Network, and Warner Bros. Legacy shows like The Sopranos, The Wire, Succession, and Game of Thrones can all be watched on the service, as able-bodied as current movies like The Batman. And aboriginal programming, like Hacks and The Flight Attendant, exists beneath “Max Originals.”

Because it streams beneath WarnerMedia, Elf is additionally accessible to watch on TNT and TBS this anniversary season. If you do not accept cable TV, the Will Ferrell comedy can be accessed through alive TV alive casework like Hulu + Live TV and Sling TV. Hulu + Live TV appearance a anchored calendar of cable channels, while Sling TV is an à la carte archetypal that lets users aces and accept the approach lineup.

Check out other anniversary movies on Max.

When does it beck for subscribers?

Elf is currently alive on Max.

Stream Elf on Max

Elf is additionally alive on Hulu this year, but alone through the end of December.

Stream Elf on Hulu

How abundant does it cost?

To acceptance Max, subscribers can accept amid a plan with ads and a plan after ads. With ads, Max costs $10 a ages or $100 a year. Without ads, Max costs $16 a ages or $150 a year.

Cable TV subscribers can watch Elf for chargeless on TNT and TBS. Without cable, the blur is accessible through alive TV platforms like Hulu + Live TV and Sling TV. Hulu + Live TV costs $75. Sling TV offers two basal packages: Orange and Blue. Separately, those bales amount $40 per ages and they amount $55 if purchased together. Extra Sling channels will amount anywhere from $3 to $11.

Is it account watching Elf?

Buddy stands at a table with elves in Elf.New Line Cinema

Certainly! Even admitting it’s 20 years old, Elf has a avant-garde yet around-the-clock affection to it that makes it authority up to this day. Ferrell is at his aiguille banana anatomy here, imbuing Buddy with a child-like admiration that clashes hilariously with his asperous NYC surroundings.

In accession to Ferrell, Elf stars James Caan as Buddy’s biological father, Zooey Deschanel as Jovie, Mary Steenburgen, Bob Newhart, Ed Asner, Peter Dinklage, Amy Sedaris, and Andy Richter. The cine was directed by Jon Favreau and is 97 account long.

On Rotten Tomatoes, Elf registers 85% on the Tomatometer and a 79% admirers score. On Metacritic, the blur holds a Metascore of 64 and a user account of 8.5.

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