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11/25/2017 06:20 am ET Updated Nov 25, 2017

2017's Holiday Ads Will Make You Feel All Warm And Fuzzy Inside

They'll undoubtedly get you into the festive spirit.

The holidays are coming, and so are this year’s television commercials.

People around the world are getting into the celebratory spirit with a bumper selection of spots guaranteed to make you laugh and cry.

In recent years, the holiday ad has become something of an art form ― and 2017′s offering doesn’t disappoint.

Here are some of the biggest hits we’ve seen so far:

  • Paddington And The Christmas Visitor (Marks & Spencer)
    Beloved children’s character Paddington takes center stage when he mistakes a burglar for Santa Claus in this festive ad.
  • A Christmas Love Story (Vodafone UK)
    You won't be able to hang up on this love story starring "The Hobbit" actor Martin Freeman.
  • Stars (RSPCA)
    The British animal charity's commercial reminds people that "a dog is for life, not just for Christmas."
  • Heathrow Bears (Heathrow Airport)
    This tearjerker tells the decades-old story of Doris and Edward Bair as they repeatedly reunite at London’s Heathrow Airport.
  • Christmas Together (Waitrose)
    Extreme weather forces this community together, and the lure of a holiday meal proves too much to resist.
  • Create New Traditions (Globe Telecom)
    A missing dog forms an unbreakable bond with its new owner, leading to an unexpected friendship.
  • Moz The Monster (John Lewis)
    A young boy develops an unlikely friendship with a monster called Moz who lives under his bed.
  • Sway (Apple)
    Snowy streets form the stunning setting of Apple's ad, in which a woman's bumping into a man develops into a wonderfully choreographed routine. The couple's backstory is pretty beautiful too.
  • Danielle (Spain's National Lottery)
    Oscar-winning director Alejandro Amenábar’s epic 18-minute commercial for Spain’s El Gordo Christmas lottery tells the tale of an alien visitor's encounter with a tour guide.
  • Kevin The Carrot (Aldi)
    British actor Jim Broadbent narrates this Christmas love story between carrots Kevin and Katie.
  • Everyone's Welcome (Tesco)
    No one is excluded in this heartwarming commercial from British supermarket Tesco.
  • Ready For Take Off (Argos)
    A young boy helps a robotic dog prepare for Christmas lift-off in this futuristic spot.
  • Best Christmas Ever (Asda)
    Inspired by Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, British supermarket Asda's ad promises to give its customers the "Best Christmas Ever."
  • Bring Merry Back (House Of Fraser)
    Two sisters take a trip down memory lane in this nostalgic campaign.
  • Creating Value In Every Moment (Matalan)
    A naughty dog steals the show in this delightful family-themed spot.
  • Carrot Stick Christmas (McDonald's)
    A little girl does her best to make sure Santa's reindeers don't get left out this Christmas.
  • Parking Lot (Audi USA)
    Two Audi-driving dads do breathtaking battle over a parking spot in Audi USA's commercial, but how will it end?
  • Give (Amazon)
    Amazon's singing boxes are here to send smiles around the world in this commercial.
  • You Shall (Debenhams)
    Ewan McGregor is the surprise star of this modern-day Cinderella story.
  • Create Wonder In Your World (HP)
    Neighbors come together to give one little girl a Christmas she'll never forget.
  • Geoffrey The Part-Time Reindeer (Toys 'R' Us UK)
    Geoffrey the giraffe steps up to give Santa a helping hand.
  • Ye Olde Exploding Yule Log (Old Spice)
    Old Spice's mind-bending explosive yule log comes with a certain famous face.
  • The Supporting Act (BBC)
    The joy of sharing a moment is the key festive theme of the British broadcaster's commercial.
  • The Perfect Scent (Macy's)
    A young girl sniffs out the perfect gift for her mom. Macy’s other ads this year include “The Wrong Size,” “The Holiday Lights” and “Lighthouse."
  • R+S (Toyota USA)
    A family's emotional connection with a tree spreads a heartwarming message in Toyota's commercial.

We’ll update this list with new ads as they arrive.

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