Movies like Ebenezer

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Ebenezer (1998)
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Ebenezer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Western, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.A Wild West retelling of Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol," with Scrooge as a land baron, gunfighter, and card cheat who is visited by three spirits who attempt to teach him the true meaning of Christmas.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, small town, christmas, old west, supernatural, family, misfit, family relations, family life, starting over, redemption, social relations, disorder, fish out of water, small town life, hopes, boss and employee, gambling, thief, hotel, brothel, grim reaper, sick child, christmas eve, duel ...
Time: 19th century

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Most similar movies to Ebenezer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about family, family relations, christmas, disorder, youth, hopes and ghost mostly in Family, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ebenezer: A Christmas Carol (1999), A Christmas Carol (1984), Prancer (1989), The Good Witch's Family (2011), A Carol Christmas (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Christmas Carol (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Scrooge is a miserly old businessman in 1840's London. One Christmas Eve he is visited by the ghost of Marley, his dead business partner. Marley foretells that Scrooge will be visited by three spirits, each of whom will attempt to show Scrooge ...
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: ghost, victorian england, regret, redemption, holiday, christmas, miser, supernatural, charity, friends, coldhearted, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, victorian era, future
Place: turkey, london
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100%
A Christmas Carol (1984)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: christmas, redemption, ghost, miser, holiday, scrooge, reconciliation, reform, self discovery, family, unfulfillment, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, 70s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 5K
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, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: reindeer, christmas, holiday, small town, friendship, family relations, farm, family, fish out of water, parents and children, siblings relations, family life ...
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Good Witch's Family (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young witch visits her cousin in a small town during a heated mayoral election race. Her kind-hearted cousin, the town’s beloved “good witch” and newlywed with two teenage step-kids, is running for office, but must keep her family from ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, eccentric family, witch, supernatural ability, supernatural, family relations, nothing goes right, family life, curses spells and rituals, family, small town life, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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A Carol Christmas (2003)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Carol Christmas follows the basic plot of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, but the story has been modernized. The traditional "Scrooge" character is a talk show host named Carol.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, sweet
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, starting over, road not taken, family relations, disorder, hollywood, hopes, friends, holiday, talk show host, female protagonist, christmas eve ...
Time: 2000s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Christmas Carol (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 97 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: sentimental, feel good, emotional, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: scrooge, christmas, self discovery, road not taken, ghost, introspection, human spirit, supernatural, redemption, hopes, disorder, family relations ...
Time: victorian era
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Little Ghost (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Little Ghost lives in the castle over looking a small town and awakens for precisely one hour after the clock strikes midnight. Follow him on this adventure to see his first sunrise ever!
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, supernatural, youth, small town, family, small town life, escapades, heroes, social relations, young heroes, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Mr. Christmas (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A young father struggling to make ends meet on a Depression-era salary can't afford to buy his 5-year-old daughter what she's expecting Santa Claus to bring her for Christmas. The surprise, uplifting ending is guaranteed to put even the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, road not taken, obnoxious boss, ghost, hopes, family relations, disorder, redemption, miraculous event, family life, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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A Sesame Street Christmas Carol (2006)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Oscar the Grouch is visited by three ghosts in an attempt to teach him the true meaning of Christmas.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, disorder, fish out of water, eccentric family, hopes, androids and robots, redemption, family gatherings, obnoxious boss, mischievous children, family, nothing goes right ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Scrooge (1970)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The classic Charles Dickens' Christmas ghost tale told in musical form.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, visually appealing, sentimental ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: ghost, redemption, christmas, generosity, money, miser, supernatural ability, time travel, holiday, family, destiny, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, future, 70s
Place: london, tokyo, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pete's Christmas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An overlooked middle child finds himself in the unexpected spotlight when he realizes his family's terrible Christmas day keeps repeating. As the only one experiencing the day over and over, he decides to use his unique gift to give the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time loop, christmas, starting over, family relations, family, youth, parents and children, hopes, holiday, christmas season, teenager, siblings relations ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
One Magic Christmas (1985)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ginny Grainger, a young mother, rediscovers the joy and beauty of Christmas, thanks to the unshakable faith of her six-year-old daughter Abbie and Gideon, Ginny's very own guardian angel.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: santa claus, christmas, small town, family relations, family, holiday, redemption, bittersweet, dysfunctional family, miraculous event, human nature, innocence lost ...
Time: 80s
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48%
 6.3
 9K
Bhoothnath (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Banku, his mother, Anjali Sharma and father move in to their new house -- the Nath villa, unaware of the fact that the house is inhabited by a ghost. It is learnt the ghost is not too happy with his new housemates. But what the ghost is not prepared ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, family relations, friendship, supernatural, haunted house, family life, invisibility, family, young heroes, mischievous children, disorder, father son relationship ...
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Christmas Clause (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A stressed out lawyer and mother of three gets her yuletide wish when she wishes to see what her life would be like if she had chosen to pursue her career in Law rather than marrying and becoming a working mother.
Style: light, sincere, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: road not taken, wish come true, dull life, starting over, unfulfillment, family, hopes, christmas, society, youth, adventure, holiday ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Good Witch's Wonder (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cassie Nightingale (Bell) finds herself with only days to plan her stepson Brandon's (Knight) wedding to Tara (Leggat) when the happy couple unexpectedly pushes up the date for their big day. Meanwhile, Martha (Disher), the newly elected mayor ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, uncover truth, friendship, family, family relations, small town, social relations, friends, small town life, teenager, smuggling, father figure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Good Witch's Gift (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Almost as soon as Jake and Cassie decide to get married on Christmas Eve, complications arise.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, light
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, curses spells and rituals, family, romance, supernatural, couple relations, small town, supernatural ability, christmas, gift, wizards and magicians, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Little Ghost (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on location in a spooky Italian villa with his Hollywood big-shot mom and her dorky boyfriend, twelve-year-old Kevin befriends a Renaissance-era girl ghost who helps him cause unrest on the set.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, ghost, parents and children, sleazy, friends, family relations, disorder, supernatural, youth, young heroes, hopes, misfit ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Christmas Comes to Willow Creek (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two brothers' lives are changed forever when they hit the road to a snowbound Alaskan village. Brother Ray and Pete had been feuding for years. So, when their ailing father asks them to drive a semitruck full of gifts and supplies from ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pregnancy, christmas, family relations, social relations, generosity, family, village life, parents and children, family life, village, rebelliousness, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Prancer Returns (2001)
Genre: Family, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This holiday-themed children's film offers a unique take on the legend of Santa Claus and his tiny reindeer. In this movie, a young boy finds a deer in the forest he is sure is Santa's beloved Prancer. Determined to return the creature to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: reindeer, santa claus, christmas, mischievous children, young heroes, child as adult, fish out of water, mistaken identity, orphan, youth, disorder, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
It's Christmas, Carol! (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of driven, heartless, publishing executive, Carol Huffman, who on Christmas eve is visited by the ghost of her former boss, Eve. Eve tells Carol that she has lost sight of the things that are truly important in life and that she is there ...
Style: feel good, sincere, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, christmas, supernatural, boss and employee, power relations, ambition, workplace, obnoxious boss, miraculous event, relationship vs career, time travel, businesswoman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2000, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Call Me Claus (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: If She's Going To Save Christmas, She's Got Some Big Shoes To Fill.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, santa claus, fish out of water, nothing goes right, haunted by the past, ghost, goofy hero, disorder, redemption, misfit, family life, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Rascal (1969)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A comedy filled with tenderness as a baby raccoon snuggles his way into the life of a lonely boy. He becomes the boy's only companion during his father's frequent absences. Because of Rascal, both father and son realize their ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family relations, getting home, young heroes, youth, family, pets, adventure, best friends, misfit, mischievous children, child in peril, friends ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: realistic, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fighting the system, self discovery, starting over, idealism, love and romance, fall in love, society, family, redemption, hopes, parents and children, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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A Christmas Memory (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A boy, Buddy, whose parents have split and whose mother is an actress in New York, has been dumped in the south at the small-town home of some older cousins, all of whom are unmarried.
Style: uplifting, feel good, atmospheric, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, small town, friendship, christmas, friends, small town life, family gatherings, countryside, adult virgin, eccentric family, family life, buddies ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 398
Durango Kids (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two of the town's youngest private detectives, Tim and his younger brother Nick, have the biggest case of their lives on their hands. A mysterious litle man leaves a suspicious package for the brothers to guard with their lives when, ...
Style: suspenseful, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, old west, disorder, rivalry, youth, rescue, mischievous children, escapades, family, adventure, treasure hunt, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Christmas Spirit (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cynical youth whose mother is about to lose her job right before the holidays is visited by a magical Christmas spirit.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family life, youth, parents and children, unemployment, family relations, supernatural, friendship, miraculous event, family, teenage life, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Dickens tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, miser extraordinaire. He is held accountable for his dastardly ways during night-time visitations by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and future.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting, talky ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, ghost, redemption, childhood, change of heart, family, puppet, escapades, encounter, friendship, fish out of water ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, future, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Good Witch's Charm (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Good Witch Cassie Nightingale (Catherine Bell) is back to her bewitching ways, but this time she’s also juggling a newborn daughter and her job as town Mayor. With such a busy schedule she and her husband, town sheriff Jake Russell (Chris Potter), ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, sincere, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, social relations, mysterious character, small town, witch, save the day, heist, false accusation, escapades, friendship, society, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Follow Me, Boys! (1966)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, he volunteers to become scoutmaster of the newly formed Troop ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: boy scout, small town, world war two, family relations, rescue, fish out of water, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, siblings relations, small town life, parents and children ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Winky's Horse (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There is only one thing Winky wants: a horse, a real horse to ride. But horses are expensive. Fortunately it is the season of Sinterklaas; Winky just asks Sinterklaas for a horse. Than everything will work out alright. Or will it?
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: shopping mall, family relations, fish out of water, family life, family, holiday, disorder, friends, hopes, youth, young heroes, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%