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The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey (2007)
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The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey (2007)
Genre: Family
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a broken hearted boy loses the treasured wooden nativity set that links him to his dead father, his worried mother persuades a lonely ill-tempered woodcarver to create a replacement, and to allow her son to watch him work on it.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, uplifting, gloomy, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, youth, family, friends, family relations, parents and children, hopes, dealing with death, redemption, single parent, small town, man boy relationship, widower, wood carving, adventure, holiday, destiny, mother son relationship, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, small town life, innocence lost, bittersweet, world war one, forest ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, feel good, realistic and sentimental films with plots about family relations, youth, family, friends, friendship, parents and children and hopes mostly in Family, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey: Pollyanna (2003), Christmas Angel (2012), A Christmas Story 2 (2012), The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005), Little Heroes (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pollyanna (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Pollyanna Whittier goes to live with her wealthy but bitter aunt after the tragic death of her father. Pollyanna shares a game her father taught her -- the 'Glad Game' -- in which everyone can find a silver lining in even the darkest ...
Style: feel good, touching, uplifting, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: optimism, orphan, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, hopes, young heroes, friends, small town life, family relations, small town, change of heart, family ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s
Place: england, europe
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67%
Christmas Angel (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl tries to prove that the mysterious old lady next door is really an angel, when some of the neighborhood kids’ Christmas wishes. Olivia is not like most fifth graders. She is being raised by Melinda, a single mother who works at a ...
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas eve, christmas movie, single parent, holiday, family, family relations, friendship, wish come true, parents and children, youth, friends, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Scoot & Kassie's Christmas Adventure (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Luke Perry stars in this heartwarming "tail." Kassie, her friends and her dog, Scoot, organize a holiday fundraiser, but must protect the cash from some crooks in order to save Christmas.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, youth, single parent, friends, animal life, escapades, family, friendship, small town, family relations, love, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
A Christmas Story 2 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The original traditional one-hundred-percent red-blooded two-fisted all-american christmas continues five years later with Ralphie, Randy mom and the old man. This time Ralphie has his eyes fixed on a car. But trouble is sure to follow.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: family life, family, youth, eccentric family, holiday, christmas, escapades, adventure, hopes, happy ending, love, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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More About the Children of Noisy Village (1987)
Genre: Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bullerbyn är en liten, liten by i Småland. Där ligger tre gårdar. I Mellangården bor Lisa med sina bröder Lasse och Bosse, i Norrgården bor systrarna Britta och Anna och i Sörgården bor Olle. Ja, och så Kerstin också, Olles lillasyster. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family relations, children, winter, christmas, village, friendship, social relations, friends, youth, family, village life, siblings relations ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This holiday tale has all the elements of a classic heartwarmer--cuddly dogs, small town spirit, and even a full-fledged Christmas pageant. Set during the meager years of the Great Depression, 12 DOGS OF CHRISTMAS follows the story of Emma, a ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, touching, sentimental
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: school, christmas, animal life, family, holiday, dog, great depression, puppy, dogcatcher, pets, love, adaptation ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 154
Little Heroes (1991)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Tomboy and farmgirl Charlene "Charley" Wilson finds fun and adventure with her beloved dog Fuzz and tries to fit in to her small town, while her parents struggle with money and crop production worries.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, sincere, uplifting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: countryside, family relations, friendship, youth, misfit, society, family, rich and poor, heroes, hopes, danger, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Mermaid (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four year old Desi learns to accept the death of her father by sending him a letter on a balloon to which she receives a reply. Based on a true story.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, bittersweet, friendship, family problems, single parent, parents and children, family, hopes, death in the family, child's point of view, compassion, widow ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.7
 196
Karla & Jonas (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Karla met Jonas during a summer vacation at the lake. After being unable to stop thinking about him and their kiss she phones him, making up a school assignment about children living in an orphanage, which is precisely where Jonas lives.
Style: feel good, sentimental, light, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, teenage love, youth, teenage life, family relations, on the road, orphan, coming of age, friends, meaningful kiss, love and romance, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 414
Heaven's Door (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julie Taylor has a problem how to cope with a pending divorce, find meaningful employment, live with her mother's constant advice and raise her two children. In their small rural town it isn't so much what people say as what they believe. ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, sincere, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, family, supernatural, small town, family relations, miraculous event, youth, small town life, parallel world, religions or cults, social relations, parents separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Adventures of Bailey: Christmas Hero (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It's "Christmas time" at the Baker household, and Bailey is at it again. Worried that he will not get any presents from Santa because he's been a bad doggie, Bailey learns about a mysterious Native American Indian called the ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family life, friendship, on the road, getting home, siblings relations, hopes, family relations, christmas, dog, escapades, family, wish come true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Shiloh (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An abused beagle runs away from his owner. On the road, he meets young Marty Preston and follows him home. The boy immediately forms a bond with the dog and names him Shiloh. His stern father won't let him keep the dog because it belongs to ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, rescue, animal rescue, pets, family, friendship, hopes, animal life, disorder, family relations, small town life, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Wedding Chapel (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Uninspired and newly single painter Sara is down on her luck and wants nothing more than to get away from her problems. When she decides to take a trip to visit her mom, she becomes involved in the efforts to save a local church which is in danger ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: starting over, fighting the system, idealism, self discovery, love and romance, hopes, family, fall in love, redemption, society, parents and children, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Prancer (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jessica, the daughter of an impoverished apple farmer, still believes in Santa Claus. So when she comes across a reindeer with an injured leg, it makes perfect sense to her to assume that it is Prancer, who had fallen from a Christmas display in ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, small town, friendship, family relations, reindeer, barn, farm, family, young heroes, heroes, siblings relations ...
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Christmas Bunny (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Christmas Bunny tells the story of a lonely foster child (Sophie Bolen) who finds a lost, injured rabbit in the woods on Christmas Eve. The rabbit is nursed back to health by The Bunny Lady (Florence Henderson), who runs a rabbit rescue in an ...
Style: sentimental, uplifting, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, friendship, family relations, family life, nursing, pets, wounded animal, orphan, coming of age, farm, rabbit, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Blizzard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl's aunt tells her the tale of a young ice skater and an enchanted reindeer.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, self discovery, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, friendship, miraculous event, parents and children, family life, fish out of water, youth, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 250
Sophie & Sheba (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Growing up at a zoo, young ballet dancer Sophie always loved animals - but none as much as her pet elephant Sheba. When her parents are forced to sell Sheba to a travelling circus, Sophie has no choice but to runaway and join him on the road to get ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, circus, family relations, animal life, teenage love, performer's life, elephant, ballet, zoo, parents and children, family, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Miracle Dogs Too (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zack, a young boy, finds two cocker spaniels caged in the woods and takes them home. The animals, Sissy and Buddy, have magical healing powers that change the people of a small town.
Style: sentimental, feel good, serious, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, small town, hopes, miraculous event, parents and children, human spirit, pets, animal life, young heroes, magic, dog, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 732
Chubby Drums (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fat adolescent Dik Trom enjoys growing up in a hedonistic town devoted to food and fun. When a restaurant chain offers his father the life-long-dreamed opportunity to run his own, the Trom family moves. Their new home town Dunhoven is however ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, eccentric family, troublemaker, parents and children, mischievous children, nothing goes right, small town, social relations, leaving home, brat, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Dolphin Tale (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A story centered on the friendship between a boy and a dolphin whose tail was lost in a crab trap.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, young heroes, hopes, animal life, human spirit, trap, summer, dolphins, destiny, heroes, mother son relationship, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Switchmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: All Ira Finkelstein wants for Christmas is...Christmas. Unfortunately, his parents are sending him to Florida to be with his Grandparents. Ira's spirit soars as he manages to land in Christmas Town, USA, instead.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, follow your dream, disorder, youth, mischievous children, switching roles, parents and children, family, hopes, family relations, friends, holiday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Eskil & Trinidad (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Eskil moves from town to town with his father in Northern Sweden. He misses his mother and sucks at playing hockey, the main activity among the boys his age. Things changes when he meets Trinidad, a mysterious woman who lives outside society ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, friendship, family relations, parents and children, village life, youth, sport team, village, friends, ice hockey, self confidence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Booky & the Secret Santa (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Booky does everything she can to make an enjoyable Christmas, for her family, during the depression as her father is out of work.
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, touching, serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: unemployment, family relations, family gatherings, family problems, family life, bittersweet, friendship, friends, snobbism, family, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Where Is Winky's Horse? (2007)
Genre: Family
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the sequel to "Winky's Horse", 8-year old Winky looks after the horse of St Nicholas. Then one day the horse runs away.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: horse, hopes, young heroes, track down, disorder, family life, friendship, school, family, escapades, friends, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Nicholas on Holiday (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's the end of the school year. The long-awaited moment of the holidays is arrive. The little Nicolas, her parents and Grandma take the road towards the sea, and settle in for some time at the Hotel Beau-Rivage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, eccentric family, mischievous children, youth, hotel, parents and children, game, beach, friends, disorder, holiday ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.1
 117
My Angel (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fifteen year old Eddie's mother falls very ill after a serious car accident. Eddie and his brother Stewart end up having to take care of themselves and one night when they have ran out of food and electricity, Eddie dreams that his mother asks ...
Style: emotional, uplifting, captivating, sincere, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, family, against the odds, hopes, kids in trouble, disability, youth, family life, teenager, accident, christmas, saving a life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Shiloh 2: Shiloh Season (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After young Marty Peterson rescued Shiloh from his abusive owner, Judd Travers, he thought his troubles were over. But when Judd starts threatening to take "his" dog back, Marty is afraid of losing the best friend he's ever had. Even ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: rescue, redemption, family relations, dog, young heroes, parents and children, family, hopes, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, adventure, getting home ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Little Big Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While out and about tending to his herd, young shepherd Larus meets a mysterious little girl named Tinke. Quickly realizing that the girl is alone, Larus brings Tinke some food and slowly builds a friendship with her. Tinke, whose parents died ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, captivating, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family relations, hopes, friendship, friends, human nature, destiny, coming of age, grandmother granddaughter relationship, children, girl, search ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Back to the Secret Garden (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A youngster living in a stately home discovers the magical garden Mary, Colin & Dickon stumbled across years before - but faces a battle with the housekeeper over whether to nurture it.
Style: atmospheric, feel good, sentimental, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, friendship, imaginary kingdom, save the day, obsessive quest, young heroes, youth, destiny, escapades, estate, child's point of view, secret ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
An American Girl Adventure (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pre-American Revolution Virginian girl whose love for the outdoors leads to the friendship of a lifetime. Felicity loves horses, and though her parents plead with her to remain indoors, she years to ride the open plains. When Felicity comes into ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: horse riding, friendship, rescue, hopes, best friends, animal life, family life, parents and children, young heroes, coming of age, family relations, horse ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: virginia, usa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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