Movies like A Princess for Christmas

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A Princess for Christmas (2011)
 6.5
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A Princess for Christmas (2011)
Original name: A Princess For Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After her sister and brother-in-law's tragic death, an American woman who is the guardian for her young niece and nephew is invited to a royal European castle for Christmas by her late brother-in-law's father, the Duke of Castlebury. Feeling out of place as a commoner, she is determined to give her family a merry Christmas and surprises herself when she falls for a handsome prince.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, fall in love, prince, love and romance, life turned upside down, family relations, estate, holiday, unlikely couple, fish out of water, butler, servant, family, castle, maid, disorder, princess, teenage boy, christmas eve, loss of job, class differences, horse and carriage, ballroom dancing, snow, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england

Most similar movies to A Princess for Christmas

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, humorous and realistic films with plots about love and romance, romance, family, fall in love, family relations, couples and christmas mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like A Princess for Christmas: The Prince and Me (2004), A Cinderella Story (2004), A Royal Christmas (2014), The Holiday (2006), The Wedding Date (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Prince and Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fairy tale love-story about pre-med student Paige who falls in love with a Danish Prince "Eddie" who refused to follow the traditions of his parents and has come to the US to quench his thirst for rebellion. Paige and Edward come from ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, college, opposites attract, love and romance, social differences, fall in love, eligible bachelor, college life, couples, society, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, medical school, denmark, australia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Cinderella Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Montgomery is a tomboyish, unpopular girl at school. She has been text messaging a somebody named Nomad for a few months and he asks her to meet him at the Halloween dance at 11:00 in the middle of the dance floor. The only problem is, she must ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, teenage love, fall in love, high school, opposites attract, teenage life, love and romance, romance, youth, high school hunk, teenager, school dance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Royal Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young working girl with a blue-collar background is surprised when her new fiancé announces he is actually a prince of a small sovereign country in Europe. After the couple quickly takes off to spend the holidays at his family’s sprawling, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: royal family, christmas, prince, fall in love, couples, love and romance, orphan, friendship, friends, romance, uncover truth, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Mia Thermopolis is now a college graduate and on her way to Genovia to take up her duties as princess. Her best friend Lilly also joins her for the summer. Mia continues her 'princess lessons'- riding horses side-saddle, archery, and other ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, royal family, love and romance, fish out of water, royal court, wooing, coronation, fall in love, palaces castles and temples, romance, horse, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 218K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two women, one (Cameron Diaz) from America and one (Kate Winslet) from Britain, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man (Jude Law, Jack Black) but realizes that the imminent ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, couples, vacation, friendship, christmas party, snow, romance, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the wedding of her younger sister fast approaching, Kat Ellis faces the undesirable prospect of traveling alone to London for the ceremony. While this is bad enough, Jeffrey, the man who left her as they moved closer to marriage, happens to be ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, hidden identity, opposites attract, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, family gatherings, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Very Merry Mix-Up (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Shop owner Alice Chapman is nervous to meet her future in-laws at Christmas, especially because she is arriving ahead of her new fiance Will Mitchum. Alice’s trip becomes more stressful when her luggage is lost and her phone is damaged, leaving her ...
Style: sexual, sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: destiny, christmas, disorder, fall in love, hopes, parents and children, family relations, romance, love and romance, mistaken identity, frame up, in-laws ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
12 Wishes of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman whose dog was taken by her landlord follows her life coach's instructions to make 12 wishes for a better future, and watches in surprise as each of those wishes comes true in this Christmas fantasy for the entire family. Laura was ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: love and romance, life turned upside down, christmas, workplace, hopes, wish come true, fall in love, best friends, pets, disorder, family, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Bride for Christmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Bride-to-be Jessie Patterson calls off her third engagement - during the ceremony! She swears off serious relationships, until she meets and is pursued by Aiden MacTiernan. Aiden, on the other hand, has bet his friends he is marriage material, and ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, christmas, wooing, couples, dishonesty, looking for love, family relations, love and romance, siblings relations, ends with freeze frame, ends with a wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.8
 2K
Snow Bride (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a reporter encounters the eldest son of a famous political family at a mountain retreat, she winds up pretending to be his girlfriend over Christmas so he can save face with his family. Should she secretly expose newsworthy scoops about the ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, media, journalism, workplace, hidden identity, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, family relations, romance, family gatherings, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Holly stopped believing in Santa Claus after her wish to meet the man of her dreams never came true. So Santa sets her up with Ryan, who isn't entirely truthful about himself. Now Holly faces a dilemma: marry her current boyfriend, Ted, or fall ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night, family outing
Plot: singleness, true love, hopes, thirtysomething life, wish come true, romance, store, misfit, opposites attract, single parent, unfulfilled love, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Holiday Engagement (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thirty-something Hillary Burns has spent her life trying to get the approval of her parents, most specifically her judgmental mother, Meredith Burns, thus far without success. Part of that approval for Hillary is to marry the right man. That's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: snobbism, cons and scams, family gatherings, fall in love, disorder, couples, hidden identity, family relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five-time Emmy nominee and Golden Globe winner Henry Winkler stars in The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, the story of what happens when you open your heart to the power of Christmas. Disenchanted single mom Jennifer Cullen (Brooke Burns) is a ...
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, christmas, family relations, romance, matchmaking, against the odds, disorder, love affair, couples, eccentric family, family life, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 34K
Raising Helen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Helen Harris has a glamorous, big-city life working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must chose between the life she's always loved, and the new loves of ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night, kids
Plot: adoption, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, orphan, custody, life turned upside down, society, hopes, family relations, opposites attract, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Christmas Prince (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a reporter goes undercover as a nanny to get the inside scoop on a playboy prince, she gets tangled in some royal intrigue and ends up finding love - but will she be able to keep up her lie?
Style: romantic, light, touching, sweet
Plot: prince, christmas, palace, reporter, snow, romance, proposal, coronation, dating show, intrigue, ballroom dancing, snowball fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.9
 3K
Foster (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Some years after their son is killed, a married couple decide to adopt a child. One day a 7-year-old boy, Eli, unexpectedly arrives on their doorstep and things take a strange turn.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adoption, life turned upside down, family relations, love and romance, family, hopes, idealism, angel, pregnancy test, christmas, toy, death of son ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, disorder, parents and children, family, family relations, nothing goes right, christmas eve, security guard, hospital, police station, christmas, nurse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.5
 107K
The Parent Trap (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Hallie Parker and Annie James are identical twins separated at a young age because of their parents' divorce. unknowingly to their parents, the girls are sent to the same summer camp where they meet, discover the truth about themselves, and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: twins, mischievous children, summer camp, lookalikes, disorder, dishonesty, trap, single parent, divorce, butler, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1998
Place: california, maine, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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What a Girl Wants (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl, Daphne, heads to Europe in search of the father she's never met. But instead of finding a British version of her bohemian mother, she learns the love of her mom's life is an uptight politician. The only problem now is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, daughter, fish out of water, family relations, culture clash, social differences, hopes, fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, teenage girl, american abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, new york, london, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Princess Diaries (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A socially awkward but very bright 15-year-old girl being raised by a single mom discovers that she is the princess of a small European country because of the recent death of her long-absent father, who, unknown to her, was the crown prince of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, date night, girls' night ...
Plot: cinderella story, princess, manners, teenage love, fish out of water, high school, teenager, family, teenage life, royal family, teaching the ways of the world, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: san francisco, europe, usa, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A Christmas Romance (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Julia Stonecypher is finding it difficult to get into the Christmas spirit. Having recently lost both her husband and her job, Brian Harding, the vice president of the local bank arrives on her doorstep amid a snowstorm, to inform Julia that her ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: eviction, family relations, parents and children, unlikely couple, family, life is a bitch, couples, fall in love, family problems, unemployment, countryside, working class ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Christmas Lodge (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mary Tobin has wonderful memories of family gatherings at the Christmas Lodge. When she arrives for a weekend vacation, she quickly realizes that the lodge that she loves has fallen into serious disrepair. With a lack of funds and a looming ...
Style: uplifting, touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, hopes, romance, family gatherings, love and romance, wish come true, reunion, true love, family relations, human spirit, christmas tree, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Letters to Juliet (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered "letter to Juliet" -- one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover's Verona courtyard, which are typically answered by a the "secretaries of Juliet" -- ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sweet, scenic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: letter, love and romance, love affair, youth, love triangle, unfulfilled love, romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, boyfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, tuscany, europe, new york, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 383K
Love Actually (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in – and out – of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, infidelity, fall in love, unlikely couple, love at first sight, romance, multiple storylines, wooing, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, marseille, england, wisconsin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 429
The Duke (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When his nephew tries to wrest control of his estate from him,the Duke of Dingwall removes the boy from his will and leaves everything to his dog.
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: estate, dog, best friends, master and servant, getting home, rich and poor, power relations, love and romance, friends, culture clash, intrigue, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Christmas Mail (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this holiday romantic comedy, a mysterious woman who works at the post office answering Santa's mail captures the heart of a disillusioned postal carrier
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, fall in love, workplace romance, office, workplace, workplace situations, family, power relations, hopes, love and romance, boss and employee, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Matchmaker Santa (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: As a little girl, Melanie Hogan (Lacey Chabert) wished to find her own prince charming just like her parents found true love. Now an adult, Melanie is running her own bakery and dating a handsome CEO, Justin (Thad Luckinbill). Although things seem ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, family, friends, romance, couple relations, best friends, self discovery, love and romance, family relations, fall in love, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Christmas Angel (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ashley has been on her own all her life. She feels even more alone this Christmas as she searches fruitlessly for a job. The seasonal cheer around her only rubs salt in her wounds as she scrapes by to support herself and her dog, Dash. But her ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: christmas, singleness, family, hopes, love and romance, romance, unemployment, friends, couple relations, human spirit, fall in love, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 175K
Elf (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When young Buddy falls into Santa's gift sack on Christmas Eve, he's transported back to the North Pole and raised as a toy-making elf by Santa's helpers. But as he grows into adulthood, he can't shake the nagging feeling that he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, elf, christmas spirit, goofy hero, santa claus, corporate world, dwarf, fish out of water, north pole, orphan, new job, christmas movie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.9
 12K
The Oranges (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man's (Hugh Laurie) affair with his friend's much-younger daughter (Leighton Meester) throws two neighboring families into turmoil.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, light ...
Plot: fall in love, life turned upside down, love and romance, friends, romance, dysfunctional family, family problems, family life, disorder, infidelity, family relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%