How to watch rudolph the red nosed reindeer? - Phonezoo

It wouldn t be Christmas without sitting down to enjoy Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer, so you ve listed your 2022 choices for US TV and streaming below. Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer 1964 is a holiday classic that the whole family will love to rewatch over and over, so now is the time to set your TV schedule.


Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is a 1964 Christmas stop-motion animated television special which has aired annually on CBS since 1972

The special was based on the 1949 Johnny Marks song Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, which was itself based on the poem of the same name written in 1939 by Marks’ brother-in-law, Robert L. May.

The story follows that of Rudolph, Santa’s littlest reindeer who has a very shiny, squeaky, nose. When the weather threatens to stop Santa from being able to head out on Christmas Eve and deliver presents, Rudolph is recruited to help lead the way and hopefully save Christmas.

Since it has been telecast every year since 1964, it makes it the longest continuously-running Christmas TV special in the USA.

Is Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on TV?

Long gone are the days of the iconic Christmas movie airing just once a year, now you can watch it several times a year. TV Guide has reported Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer will air on CBS and as part of Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas lineup.

Watch on CBS:

  • Tuesday, November 29 at 8pm

Watch on Freeform:

  • Saturday, December 3 at 9:15/8:15c
  • Sunday, December 4 at 5:35/4:35c
  • Wednesday, December 21 at 9/8c
  • Thursday, December 22 at 8/7c
  • Saturday, December 24 at 5:45/4:45c
  • Sunday, December 25 at 1/12c


If you were hoping to catch up with your favourite Christmas movie via one of the normal streaming sites, unfortunately, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer is not available on any of the popular streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, Peacock, Paramount+ or Disney+.

However, you are able to rent or buy it on Amazon Prime Video or Vudu for $9.99.

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