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Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978)
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Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Big Bird worries when Oscar tells him that if Santa Claus can't fit down the chimney on Christmas Eve, nobody would get presents.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, christmas special
Audience: family outing
Plot: riddles and clues, family, friends, family relations, wizards and magicians, self discovery, skating, family gatherings, puppet, disorder, nothing goes right, hidden identity, fish out of water, obnoxious boss, social relations, nagging and grouching, puppets, christmas, children, muppets, christmas eve, christmas present
Time: 70s
Place: sesame street

Most similar movies to Christmas Eve on Sesame Street

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and realistic films with plots about family, disorder, family relations, friends, christmas, youth and muppets mostly in Family, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like Christmas Eve on Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas (1996), The Muppet Movie (1979), A Muppet Family Christmas (1987), The Muppet Show (1976), One Christmas Eve (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A poor otter family risks everything for the chance to win the cash prize of a talent contest for Christmas.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, puppet, muppets, misfit, youth, family, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, love and romance, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Elmo Saves Christmas (1996)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Can there be such a thing as too much Christmas? Find out... when a magical Christmas wish is granted and Elmo gets to see what the world would be like if every day were Christmas! You'll enjoy lots of songs and holiday cheer with Elmo and his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: puppet, christmas, fish out of water, unfulfilled love, family, obnoxious boss, misfit, hopes, hidden identity, unfulfillment, ghost, youth ...
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kermit the Frog is persuaded by agent Dom DeLuise to pursue a career in Hollywood. Along the way, Kermit picks up Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and a motley crew of other Muppets with similar aspirations. Meanwhile, Kermit must elude the grasp of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: hollywood, puppet, friendship, film within a film, passenger, swamp, ambition, on the road, gonzo, fame, chaos, puppets ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Muppet Family Christmas (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: In this one-hour Christmas special, Fozzie Bear surprises his mother Emily on Christmas Eve by bringing the entire Muppet gang to her farm to celebrate the holidays. Doc and his dog Sprocket, who had planned a quiet Christmas, end up joining the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, puppet, goofy hero, hopes, family, best friends, escapades, show tunes, family life, reunion, chaos and mayhem, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Muppet Show (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Muppet Show is a comedy-variety television series produced by puppeteer Jim Henson and featuring The Muppets. After two pilot episodes produced in 1974 and 1975 failed to get the attention of America's network heads, Lew Grade approached ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: puppet, backstage, puppets, bear, friends, fame, media satire, showbiz, goofy hero, performer's life, workplace, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
One Christmas Eve (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A series of mishaps threaten a recently divorced mom's attempts to make her two kids' first Christmas "without dad" perfect.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: nothing goes right, disorder, family relations, parents and children, single parent, family, christmas eve, christmas, life turned upside down, fall in love, puppy, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Follow That Bird (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, social worker, friendship, family relations, road trip, on the road, barn, restaurant, muppets, children, runaway, getting home ...
Place: illinois, usa, sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While trying to avoid an obsessed girl, rocker Drake Parker meets a young girl, who makes him promise to give her family the best Christmas ever. Later, at the Premiere's first ever Christmas party, a group of teens start to make trouble. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, mischievous children, nothing goes right, youth, lifestyle, family relations, shopping mall, friends, family, teenage life, siblings relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Little Rascals Save the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Little Rascals are back in an all-new movie! Join the fun with Spanky, Alfalfa, Darla, Buckwheat, Petey the dog and the whole gang as they are up to their usual mischief! The Rascals try anything to raise the money needed to save their ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: children, friends, gang, save the day, family relations, family, youth, goofy hero, eccentric family, taxi, disorder, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: road not taken, misfit, mischievous children, family, hopes, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, ghost, social misfits, androids and robots, mad scientist, family gatherings ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Call Me Claus (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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, nothing goes right, fish out of water, haunted by the past, goofy hero, disorder, redemption, misfit, ghost, santa claus, family life, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Country Bears (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For Beary Barrington, The Country Bears' young #1 fan, fitting in with his all-too-human family is proving im-paws-ible. When he runs away to find Country Bear Hall and his heroes, he discovers the venue that made them famous is near ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: bear, family, music, fish out of water, reunion, rescue, music band, musician's life, save the day, friendship, self discovery, disney ...
Time: 80s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A boy witnesses his mother kissing what he believes to be is the real Santa Clause and retaliates with mischief.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, touching ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, couples, family relations, fish out of water, family gatherings, couple relations, disorder, mischievous children, single parent, misfit, nothing goes right, goofy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Golden Winter (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A runaway boy befriends a pack of homeless puppies. Together, they stop a bank robbery and find a family to adopt them all.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: heist, golden retriever, friendship, family, youth, crimes, disorder, christmas, dog, friends, family relations, talking dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Gonzo forgets to mail three letters to Santa, he convinces Kermit and the gang to help him deliver the notes to the North Pole. Along the way, they discover that Christmas is the time to be with those you care about most, as they dash home to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, best friends, chaos and mayhem, show tunes, disorder, friendship, race against time, buddies, family, puppetry, puppet, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Modern Twain Story: The Prince and the Pauper (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A modern day telling of the Mark Twain classic, The Prince and the Pauper.
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rich and poor, disorder, mistaken identity, youth, fish out of water, power relations, hidden identity, adventure, family, dishonesty, social differences, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Christmas Do-Over (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A ne'er do well father and ex-husband who always raced his way through the holidays is forced to relive Christmas Day time and again until he gets it right in this family oriented fantasy comedy starring Jay Mohr. It's Christmas time once ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, holiday, hopes, family, love and romance, family relations, disorder, couples, obnoxious boss, time loop, christmas, female director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together (1979)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In this beloved holiday classic, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and all the Muppets join the singer for a heart-warming Christmas celebration, with traditional carols as well as lesser-known holiday songs.
Style: christmas special
Plot: christmas, holiday, muppets, puppetry, holiday season, singing, singer
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 497
Switchmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, jewish, follow your dream, disorder, youth, mischievous children, family, family relations, friends, hopes, parents and children, switching roles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tales from Muppetland: The Muppet Musicians of Bremen (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Four mistreated farm animals seek refuge as a band of traveling musicians in this musical tale narrated by Kermit the Frog.
Plot: cat, rooster, muppets, donkey, animal abuse, aspiring musician, dog, jazz, musician
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Christmas Caper (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Grinch-like thief retreats to her hometown in Connecticut after a con goes bad and gets stuck baby-sitting her niece and nephew until their parents can make it home for Christmas. She spends most of her time devising ways to even the score with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: disorder, homecoming, family life, love and romance, crime gone awry, dishonesty, family relations, christmas, youth, family, small town life, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Mr. Troop Mom (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Public Defender Eddie is a widower with a 13 year-old daughter, Naomi. A classic workaholic, Eddie has been M.I.A. for most of Naomi's big moments. But when an unfortunately timed accident gives Eddie the opportunity to become the "Team ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, family, family life, treasure hunt, camp, friends, siblings relations, youth, family relations, in the woods, summer camp, embarrassment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Marmaduke (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When Phil and Debbie Winslow relocate from their native Kansas to the sunny climes of Orange County, their big-hearted, havoc-wreaking Great Dane gets a taste of the dog's life, California-style.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: talking dog, talking cat, nothing goes right, pets, friends, animal life, family, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, suburbs, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Bill Cosby takes us on the tour to Sesame Street as the show goes on it's 20th Anniversary. It had interviews of the cast and crews of the show and memories of the show. It also features a multi-language version of some classic Sesame Street ...
Style: semi serious, educational, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, family, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, personal safety, friends, puppets, best friends, puppet, showbiz, friendship, memories ...
Time: 80s
Place: sesame street, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Snowball Express (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When John Baxter inherits a ski resort in the Rocky Mountains, he quits his job in New York and moves the family west to run it. Only to find that the place is a wreck. But together they decide to try to fix it up and run it. But Martin Ridgeway, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: hotel, skiing, family relations, loan, disorder, mountain, farce, family, family life, resort, starting over, against the odds ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kermit and Fozzie are newspaper reporters sent to London to interview Lady Holiday, a wealthy fashion designer whose priceless diamond necklace is stolen. Kermit meets and falls in love with her secretary, Miss Piggy. The jewel thieves strike again, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: heist, muppets, mistaken identity, frame up, investigation, puppets, puppet, family, partners, crimes, media, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Carol Christmas (2003)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 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, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, starting over, disorder, family relations, road not taken, hopes, holiday, talk show host, hollywood, supernatural, ghost, friends ...
Time: 2000s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Million Dollar Kid (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Hunter family has hit the jackpot--scoring a winning 50 million dollar lottery ticket! But when the ticket is lost on the way to cashing it in, the Hunters face overwhelming obstacles in chasing down the ticket before it is stolen by some ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, lottery ticket, adventure, nothing goes right, disorder, mischievous children, race against time, family, lottery, dog, family life, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
It Runs in the Family (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is now summer in the Parker family; and the usual amount of numerous events are happening in their separate lives. Ralphie is searching for the perfect top to use to beat the school bully with, the Old Man is in battle with their hillbilly ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, disorder, contests and competitions, family, love and romance, nothing goes right, youth, parents and children, eccentric family, family relations, father son relationship, family feud ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mrs. Santa Claus (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Neglected by her husband during the pre-Christmas rush, Mrs. Santa Claus takes the reindeer and sleigh out for a drive, only to end up stranded in the multi-cultural neighbourhood of Manhattan's Lower East Side of the early 1900s.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: santa claus, couples, righting the wronged, disorder, family relations, mischievous children, family, love and romance, youth, dishonesty, show tunes, fish out of water ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%