9 Christmas commercials to light up your festive spirit
'Tis the season of heartwarming Christmas advertisements packed with messages of peace, love and joy.
Advertisements that are more about making viewers feel good than promoting a product.
Ranging from an inspired take on the Christmas truce of 1914 during World War I to singing Minions, here are some ads that will leave you full of festive sparkle :
This year, Sainsbury's partnered The Royal British Legion to recreate the miraculous Christmas truce incident of 1914.
2. Samsung Mobile USA
Samsung Mobile USA's advert, featuring Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard, takes you through the couple's major preparations for Christmas.
ITV personalties take part in a Secret Santa in an advertisement by Cadbury.
4. John Lewis
The heartwarming story of a young boy and his friend Monty The Penguin.
Coca-Cola reminds every one that small gestures go a long way in making someone happy.
6. Boots UK
The subtle joy in spending time with your loved ones is portrayed in Boots UK's extended Christmas ad.
Kmart shines the spotlight on Joe Boxer in a belly-jingling musical performance.
8. Aldi UK
"Everyone's coming to us this Christmas" is all about family feasts made possible by Aldi UK.
9. AMC Theatres
The Minions belt out Christmas Carols in an advertisement by AMC Theatres.