Movies like Christmas Carol: The Movie

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Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001)
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Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The film begins with a live-action sequence set in Boston in 1857, the site of a live reading by renowned novelist Dickens. As he begins his 'story of ghosts' a woman in the audience screams because she has seen a mouse and Dickens points out that this is appropriate since his story begins with a mouse. At this point the story turns into the animated version and Dickens explains that the mouse, na
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, exciting, light, melancholic, christmas horror
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, scrooge, ghost, holiday, redemption, family life, self discovery, hopes, friendship, orphan, mischievous children, imaginary kingdom, charles dickens, family, friends, family relations, generosity, disorder, goofy hero, road not taken, compassion, mouse, christmas carol
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, 1840s, victorian
Place: england, london, europe

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Most similar movies to Christmas Carol: The Movie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and captivating films with plots about family, friends, disorder, escapades, friendship, christmas and imaginary mostly in Animation, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Christmas Carol: The Movie: A Christmas Carol (2009), Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol' (2008), A Christmas Carol (1997), An Easter Carol (2004), Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Christmas Carol (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, colourful, light, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, disney, ghost, redemption, snow, scrooge, greed, rich and poor, christmas eve, life changing experience, regret ...
Time: 19th century, future, victorian era, 1840s
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom
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100%
Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol' (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, Kelly is reluctant to go to a Christmas Eve ball, so Barbie tells her the story of Eden Starling, a glamourous singing diva in the Victorian England and the owner of a theatre house. However, Eden is self-centred and loves only ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: barbie, christmas, friends, family relations, family gatherings, starting over, family, sister sister relationship, magic, sister, sisters, christmas eve ...
Time: 2000s, victorian era
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Christmas Carol (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: One of the best-loved holiday stories of all time is back in this animated, musical version of Charles Dickens' most famous tale. An all-star voice lineup features Whoopi Goldberg, Ed Asner, Michael York and Tim Curry as Scrooge. Come share the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, christmas horror
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, ghost, redemption, holiday, power relations, disorder, coldhearted, hopes, misfit, human spirit, self discovery, boss and employee ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
An Easter Carol (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: An adoption of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol translated into a Christian retelling for Easter with the Veggie Tales characters.
Style: christian film, exciting, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: easter, family relations, church, save the day, factory, young heroes, rivalry, mischievous children, heroes, reincarnation, family life, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three ...
Style: christmas special, semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, redemption, charles dickens, miser, gold, doom, ghost, supernatural, heroes, family, goofy hero, unfulfillment ...
Time: future
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Salma's Big Wish (2019)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the Mexican town of Santa Clara, Salma, a 16 year-old orphan who never got to meet her biological parents, has spent most of her life searching for clues of their identities and whereabouts, that is until she discovers a special book that is ...
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, colourful, light, non-linear ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: spell, death, ghost, skeleton, foster home, holiday, mystery, teenage protagonist, orphan, mexican, day of the dead, revenge ...
Place: mexico
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100%
The Velveteen Rabbit (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lonely boy wins over his distant father and strict grandmother with help from a brave velveteen rabbit whose one wish is to become a real rabbit someday
Style: fairy tale, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: youth, objects come to life, family relations, friendship, imaginary kingdom, family life, escapades, children, love, gift, christmas, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Snowman (1982)
Genre: Animation, Short, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Story: A young boy makes a snowman one Christmas Eve, which comes to life at midnight and takes the boy on a magical adventure to the North Pole to meet Santa Claus.
Style: christmas special, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, imaginary kingdom, holiday, northern lights, winter, new year, little boy, fish out of water, friendship, wish come true, hopes, youth ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Bah, Humduck!: A Looney Tunes Christmas (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: In this adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, Daffy Duck is the greedy proprietor of the Lucky Duck Mega-Mart and all he can think about is the money to be made during the holiday season.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, sincere, christmas special ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, scrooge, holiday, self discovery, disorder, workplace, family, obnoxious boss, anthropomorphism, duck, change of heart, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Shrek the Halls (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The Christmas tree isn't the only thing green in this new holiday classic. Shrek is back and trying to get into the spirit of the season. After promising Fiona and the kids a Christmas they'll remember, he is forced to take a crash course ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, christmas special, witty, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, family, friendship, escapades, adventure, fish out of water, odd couple, family gatherings, family life, imaginary kingdom, dragon ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Flintstones Christmas Carol (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Fred is cast as Ebenezer Scrooge in a stage adaption of the story, but is acting a bit stingy in real life.
Style: christmas special, humorous, feel good, semi serious, christmas horror ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, ghost, holiday, disorder, religions or cults, boss and employee, redemption, self discovery, eccentric family, theater, family, obnoxious boss ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Casper Meets Wendy (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a warlock threatens Wendy the Good Little Witch, she and her aunts hide out at a resort where Casper the Ghost is vacationing with his uncles. Although Casper and Wendy are told ghosts and witches don't get along, the two are kindred ...
Style: touching, exciting, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, ghost, friendship, imaginary kingdom, supernatural, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, supernatural ability, best friends, curses spells and rituals, resort ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Adventures of Brer Rabbit (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Get ready for all of the laughs, adventure and hip-hopping good times in this all-new imaginative and modern retelling of Uncle Remus' best-loved tales. Parents and kids alike will delight in the escapades of the most mischievous and clever ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, family life, gang, adventure, parallel world, optimism, disorder, hopes, partners, mischievous children, orphan, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Magic Crystal (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A magic crystal causes double the number of gifts Santa can deliver all over the world and this makes for many happy gezinnetjes. His criminal assistant Basil however has a diabolical plan: he wants to steal the crystal so as to gain control over ...
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, orphan, adventure, save the day, family, escapades, christmas spirit, imaginary kingdom, friendship, rivalry, santa claus, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Miser Brothers' Christmas (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A Miser Brothers' Christmas is a sequel to the classic 1974 television special The Year Without a Santa Claus. The stop-motion animated special, produced by Warner Brothers Television Animation (owners of the post-1973 Rankin/Bass animated ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, santa claus, save the day, family relations, good versus evil, miser, uninhibited rivalry, family, escapades, rivalry, brother brother relationship, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maltazard, the Evil M, is now 7 feet tall and evolving among the humans, causing terror wherever he goes. His goal is simple: forming an army of giant henchmen and ruling over the universe. Meanwhile, Arthur is still a Minimoy, and thus in a state ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, heroic mission, adventure, rescue, family relations, little people, friendship, good versus evil, princess, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Gnomes & Trolls: The Secret Chamber (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Junior, a teenage gnome, wants nothing more than to invent gizmos and gadgets in his tree-house laboratory. But Junior's old school father, Jalle, the head gnome of the forest, would prefer his son follow in his footsteps and one day be in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, save the day, heroic mission, young heroes, odd couple, heroes, friendship, troll, unlikely partners, partners, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Winnie the Pooh: A Very Merry Pooh Year (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: It's Christmastime in the Hundred Acre Wood and all of the gang is getting ready with presents and decorations. The gang makes a list of what they want for Christmas and send it to Santa Claus - except that Pooh forgot to ask for something. So ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, anthology
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, winnie the pooh, tiger, friendship, rabbit, imaginary kingdom, kangaroo, mischievous children, goofy hero, escapades, young heroes, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Casper's Haunted Christmas (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kibosh, supreme ruler of all ghosts, decrees that casper must scare at least one person before Christmas Day so Casper visits Kriss, Massachusetts where he meets the Jollimore family and sets out to complete his mission. As usual, kindhearted Casper ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: kindness, ghost, friendship, fright, christmas, good versus evil, fish out of water, misfit, young heroes, mischievous children, rivalry, supernatural ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Casper: A Spirited Beginning (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A prequel to the first animated/live-action Casper feature, Casper: A Spirited Beginning introduces the friendliest ghost you'll ever know and explains how Casper met and befriended the other ghouls at Applegate Manor. After being stranded, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: youth, fish out of water, single father, father son relationship, halloween, child, friendship, ghost, teacher student relationship, workaholic, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
O' Christmas Tree (1999)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Featuring the voices of Edward Asner, Tim Conway and Marie Osmond. This heartwarming animated tale begins in a snowy forest on Christmas Eve, where a forlorn little pine tree feels she is too homely to ever realize her dream of being a real ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, wish come true, hopes, christmas, christmas eve, help, animal life, winter, kindness, holiday, escapades, following a dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree, the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell accidentally puts all of Pixie Hollow in jeopardy, she must venture out across the ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children, magic, supernatural, disney, adventure, family relations, friends, disorder, siblings relations ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Balto II: Wolf Quest (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and his daughter Aleu embark on a journey of adventure and self discovery.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wolf pack, dog, pets, dream, heroes, against the odds, friends, family relations, daring rescue, orphan, escapades ...
Time: 1920s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Gotta Catch Santa Claus (2008)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Trevor is a true believer in the holiday spirit, so his skeptical best friend, Veronica, challenges him to show the world actual proof that Santa is real! Trevor and his friends embark on the adventure of a lifetime to catch Santa in action and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, save the day, friendship, obsessive quest, track down, escapades, disorder, legends and myths, santa claus, good versus evil, abduction, holiday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Easter Egg Adventure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The idyllic Egg Town is the location for the The Easter Egg Adventure, which sees the beautiful location under threat from some dastardly thieves. Making off with the collection of Easter Egg's the town has managed to collate, it's up to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sweet
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, heroes, young heroes, adventure, youth, orphan, heroic mission, teaching the ways of the world, good versus evil, rescue, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Barbie as Rapunzel (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Long, long ago, in a time of magic and dragons, there lived a girl named Rapunzel who had the most beautiful radiant hair the world had ever seen. But Rapunzel's life was far from wonderful. She lived as a servant to Gothel, a jealous, scheming ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: barbie, cinderella story, princess, imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, rivalry, escapades, love and romance, magic ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Flight Before Christmas (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Denmark, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young reindeer who suffers from vertigo learns to overcome his fear, takes flying lessons from a clumsy flying squirrel and heads to the North pole to save a troubled Santa and his fleet of flying reindeer.
Style: exciting, light, feel good, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, adventure, holiday, family, friends, animal life, society, destiny, talking animals, new year, monster, escapades ...
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Nutcracker and The Mouseking (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany, Croatia, UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The fairytale story revolves around a young prince who - along with his entourage - is turned into a nutcracker through his own ungrateful and selfish behaviour, and awaits a kindly soul who'll release him from the spell. The mouse-king seeks ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, rescue, wish come true, mischievous children, young heroes, christmas, friendship, child as adult, escapades, curses spells and rituals, youth ...
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Fairly Odd Christmas (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: After Timmy Turner causes Santa amnesia he must become the new Santa in order to save Christmas.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, family, wish come true, disorder, friends, save the day, youth, elf, christmas season, amnesia, flying car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Moonbeam Bear and His Friends (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Moonbear and his friends experience funny and exciting adventures in their forest.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, captivating, 3d animation
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: obsessive quest, fish out of water, friendship, young heroes, heroes, disorder, escapades, youth, getting home, family, hopes, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%