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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: christmas special, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, muppets, puppet, family, wizards and magicians, friends, family relations, self discovery, skating, hidden identity, nothing goes right, social relations, disorder, fish out of water, obnoxious boss, family gatherings, riddles and clues, children, christmas eve, christmas present, nagging and grouching, christmas movie, puppets
Time: 70s
Place: sesame street

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and realistic films with plots about family, christmas, disorder, family relations, friends, youth and holiday mostly in Family, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like Christmas Eve on Sesame Street: A Muppet Family Christmas (1987), Elmo Saves Christmas (1996), Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008), The Muppet Movie (1979), Call Me Claus (2001). 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: gothic, christmas special, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, muppets, holiday, puppet, music, family relations, country music, parents and children, friendship, fish out of water, down on your luck, friends ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
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95%
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: christmas special, not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, puppet, muppets, holiday, blizzard, christmas party, guest, family relations, disorder, farm, friends, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sesame street, usa
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77%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, puppet, puppetry, couple relations, fish out of water, road not taken, family gatherings, unfulfilled love, redemption, family relations, disorder, wizards and magicians ...
Time: future
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, youth, comedy of errors, mischievous children, nothing goes right, lifestyle, family, family relations, friends, step siblings, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: funny, feel good, humorous, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: muppets, puppet, road trip, friendship, disney, family, hollywood, chaos, musician, good versus evil, mad scientist, imagination ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, muppets, holiday, puppetry, singer, singing
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, christmas horror
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, ghost, disorder, fish out of water, eccentric family, hopes, androids and robots, family gatherings, redemption, obnoxious boss, mischievous children, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, semi serious, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, santa claus, haunted by the past, fish out of water, nothing goes right, disorder, goofy hero, ghost, misfit, redemption, family life, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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.
Audience: kids
Plot: muppets, aspiring musician, burglar, donkey, animal abuse, rooster, cat, jazz, dog, musician
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, muppets, santa claus, best friends, chaos and mayhem, puppetry, disorder, race against time, family, buddies, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, santa claus, couple relations, mistaken identity, family life, fish out of water, love and romance, family, youth, mischievous children, dishonesty, family relations ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2001)
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, semi serious, humorous, exciting, touching ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, santa claus, couple relations, disorder, family relations, family gatherings, couples, single parent, mischievous children, fish out of water, holiday, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Muppet Show (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
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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: humorous, feel good, exciting, sitcom, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: puppet, muppets, pig, goofy hero, media satire, bear, friends, performer's life, workplace, showbiz, fame, eagle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Christmas Toy (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Christmas Toy is a 1986 Emmy Award nominated television film produced by The Jim Henson Company, featuring Jim Henson's Muppets. Rugby the Tiger who remembers how he was the Christmas Toy last year, and thinks he's going to be ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, feel good, humorous, christmas special
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, toy comes to life, muppets, paralysis, toys, puppetry, holiday, friends, family relations, disorder, family, best friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, youth, follow your dream, mischievous children, disorder, family, hopes, switching roles, family relations, friends, parents and children, holiday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, humorous, feel good, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: muppets, family, youth, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, best friends, friends, personal safety, friendship, showbiz, puppet, children ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1989 ...
Place: sesame street, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Follow That Bird (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
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: feel good, melancholic, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, friendship, social worker, road trip, muppets, fantasy world, happy ending, unlikely friendships, on the road, runaway, puppet, family relations ...
Place: illinois, sesame street, usa, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Blizzard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young girl's aunt tells her the tale of a young ice skater and an enchanted reindeer.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, youth, self discovery, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, friendship, parents and children, family life, miraculous event, hopes, fish out of water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, semi serious, humorous, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, nothing goes right, family relations, disorder, single parent, family, parents and children, dog, christmas eve, life turned upside down, fall in love, puppy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ 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, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, youth, dog, golden retriever, heist, crimes, family, friendship, disorder, talking dog, family relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Very Brady Christmas (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Almost 20 years after the start of the original "Brady Bunch" the kids are grown up and have kids of their own. Everyone is having a wonderful time back at the family house for Christmas, until Mike learns of a structural problem in one of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, family relations, disorder, family, family life, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, television, travel agency, large family, doctor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lady Gaga and the Muppets Holiday Spectacular (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Thanksgiving special starring Lady Gaga performing songs from Artpop and Muppet sketches.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: thanksgiving, music, family, muppets, christmas, puppetry, puppet, show tunes, studio
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Ultimate Christmas Present (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A girl steals a weather machine from Santa Claus, to make a snow day. The machine breaks, and causes an out of control snowstorm.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, youth, disney, family, best friends, mischievous children, wish come true, santa claus, holiday, disorder, hopes, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nick's plan to let fate bring his wife to him must be altered because he must replace his father as Santa Claus on December 26. Ernst, the right-hand man to several generations of Santas, generates a list of potential mates. Nick dutifully sets ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, santa claus, hidden identity, road not taken, looking for love, family problems, romance, couples, love affair, family life, fall in love, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Little Rascals Save the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, friends, gang, family relations, family, save the day, eccentric family, goofy hero, disorder, cons and scams, heroes, pets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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35%
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, humorous, feel good, light, sweet
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: christmas, road not taken, family relations, starting over, disorder, holiday, friends, hopes, hollywood, talk show host, female protagonist, christmas season ...
Time: 2000s
Place: beverly hills
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35%
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: feel good, humorous, light, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: christmas, family life, holiday, eccentric family, youth, family, coming of age, adaptation, escapades, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1946
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Loud House Christmas (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Lincoln Loud gears up for the ultimate Christmas, until he finds out that most of his sisters have plans to be elsewhere for the big day. Determined to remind his family that they all need to be together, Lincoln and his best friend Clyde McBride ...
Style: entertaining, semi serious, sincere, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family relations, family tradition, christmas season, friendship, parents and children, satire, family gatherings, brother sister relationship, escapades, family
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Barney's Christmas Star (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Tis the season to be jolly -- and to celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzzaa! After decorating the caboose puts Barney and his friends in the holiday spirit, they trim the Christmas tree in the snow-covered park. But something's missing -- ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous
Audience: toddlers, kids
Plot: christmas, friends, family, animal that acts human, tyrannosaurus rex, children, song
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Prince and the Pauper: The Movie (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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, rich and poor, disorder, mistaken identity, family, fish out of water, dishonesty, adventure, power relations, hidden identity, teenager, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%