Holiday dream job? Get paid $1,000 to watch Hallmark Christmas movies

The winner also gets a Hallmark binge-watching package

Best Hallmark Holiday movies that feature the south "Angels Sing" - In this oldie-but-goodie filmed in Austin and Bastrop, Texas, a mysterious man helps a fellow rediscover joy after a long-ago tragedy. "Christmas in Conway" - This Hallmark Hall of Fame film doesn't need snow to tug at the heartstrings. Set in Conway, South Carolina, it was filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina and debuted in 2013. "Coming Home for Christmas" - Though this holiday favorite is filmed in Canada, the movie, about a nanny and

The gifts just arrived early for fans of the hokey holiday plot lines of Hallmark’s extensive Christmas movies series.

Those who live for the heartwarming Hallmark rom coms shown throughout — and well before — the holiday season could win $1,000 just for watching the movies. CenturyLinkQuote is searching for the holiday movie watchers to watch a boatload of holiday Hallmark movies and critique them in less than two weeks.

"We're looking for a lover of all things Christmas, G-Rated romcoms, and too-close-to-home family dramas to watch 24 Hallmark Christmas movies in 12 days," reads the application on CenturyLinkQuote's site. "If you think that's you, we'll give you $1,000 to critique a lineup of festive guilty pleasures."

The Hallmark Channel's "Countdown to Christmas" movie marathon starts Friday. (Photo: jill111/Pixabay)

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Participants can stream the sentimental cinema or watch on television, according to the rules. You must be 18 to enter the contest and a U.S. resident. Other must-haves: avid user of Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and the ability to honestly critique.

“Felt like the plot was a bit half-baked? Be as honest as possible in your review,”reads a note from the application.

Interested applicants have until 5 p.m. MST Dec. 6 to apply. Apply for the "Hallmark Movie Dream Job" here.

Here are a few other things to know about the contest:

Once you apply and are entered to win, you must:

  • Instagram, Tweet or Facebook each time you turn on a movie
  • Include the hashtag #CountdowntoChristmas and #HallmarkDreamJob in each post
  • Complete the "job" by Christmas Day

If you win, CenturyLinkQuote offers a Hallmark binge-watching package, including the following:

  • Streaming service subscription
  • Packet of hot cocoa
  • Box of Christmas cookies
  • String of fairy lights
  • Mini Christmas tree
  • More Hallmark swag than you could ever need

For more on rules, deadlines and terms, visit

Correction: An earlier version of this story referred to online reseller CenturyLinkQuote as CenturyLink. The AJC regrets the error.