Movies like The Christmas Gift

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The Christmas Gift (2015)
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The Christmas Gift (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Starring Michelle Trachtenberg and Rick Fox, “The Christmas Gift” is about ten-year-old Megan, who upon receiving a Secret Santa gift, is touched by its contents which end up having a huge impact on her life. Now a driven young journalist, Megan can’t shake her desire to thank the person who sent her that heartfelt gift over a decade ago. Determined to prove herself to her editor, she goes on the search for the perfect Christmas story, and in doing so, she finally discovers who her Secret Santa is. Inspired by a true story.
Plot: party, theft, boy, father son relationship, gift, public humiliation, kissing, father figure, dinner

Most similar movies to The Christmas Gift

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films with plots about party, gift, dinner, father son relationship, christmas, boy and bed mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like The Christmas Gift: Love, Again (2015), The Game of Love (2016), Christmas In Palm Springs (2014), Sweet Surrender (2014), The Mistletoe Promise (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Love, Again (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A couple on the brink of divorce decides to keep their marital woes a secret as they help their daughter plan her wedding. As the two work together on the happy occasion, they soon discover that their own marriage might just be worth saving.
Plot: in laws, scolding, ritual, bed, kissing, party, father son relationship, gift, chores
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95%
The Game of Love (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The family of a basketball club's president conspires to force him to sell it.
Plot: gift, competition, kissing, dinner, embarrassment, trial, father son relationship, party
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Christmas In Palm Springs (2014)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jessica has a big presentation in Palm Springs. There are a couple of problems though: her two kids who will do anything to get mom and dad back together again - even if they have to hack mom's phone or pose as a secretary to make sure ...
Plot: father son relationship, christmas, husband wife relationship, boy, sabotage, competition, divorce, loyalty, separation, embarrassment, dinner, gift ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Sweet Surrender (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After getting his heart broken by his childhood sweetheart, Tom Campbell escaped from his home town to join the military. Years later, Tom returns home with the news of his grandmother’s failing health and business. A town treasure, Cupid’s is ...
Plot: boxer shorts, bed, ritual, loss of grandmother, death of grandmother, marriage, party, father son relationship, boy, underwear, hotel
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Mistletoe Promise (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A chance meeting between two strangers who share a disdain for Christmas results in The Mistletoe Promise, a pact to help them navigate their holiday complications - together. But as they spend more time with each other and experience the magic of ...
Plot: christmas, holiday, public humiliation, gift, love, lawyer, party, competition, dinner
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.2
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Papa's Angels (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Arkansas furniture maker Grins Jenkins is a cheerful man and loving father to his five kids, as well as the life of every party in their small town. When his wife Sharon, who used to be the 'bad cop', slowly dies of TBC, so does ...
Plot: party, christmas, father son relationship, gift, sign language, brother brother relationship, children, medical examination, ritual, deafness, deaf
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Blessed Events (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Again the film centres on a decidedly ordinary young woman – here, thirtysomething single Simone – caught up in an extraordinary situation: finding she’s pregnant after an anonymous (and evidently rare) one-night stand, she visits the hospital ...
Plot: dinner, party, dancing, sex scene, bed, kissing
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Paper Angels (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An abused wife leaves her alcoholic husband and moves with her children to another town. There their lives become entwined with another family in trouble.
Plot: christmas, party, father son relationship, locker room, father figure, public humiliation, gift, abuse
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62%
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Somewhere in Tonga (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: There is nothing that keeps passionate social worker Wolski in Germany. On an uninhabited island in the Kingdom of Tonga he wants to give criminal teenagers a second chance. His first candidate is Marcel, 16, and no stranger to drugs, violence and ...
Plot: fire, bully, trial, vandalism, father figure, punishment, dinner, party, boy, chores, beach, gift
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Baby Bootcamp (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fitness instructor Julia is down on her luck, trying to make her baby boot camp a thriving business. To make ends meet, she becomes a part-time nanny for a single widowed father. Trouble is, she knows nothing about taking care of children.
Plot: father figure, in laws, dinner, gift, male bonding, kiss, picnic, sabotage
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Moonlight & Mistletoe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After three years, Nick's estranged daughter Holly returns home to find the spirit of Christmas in Santaville has dwindled, taking the family business with it. What starts out as an attempt to bail out her dad, ends up rekindling Holly's ...
Plot: santa claus, business, businesswoman, widower, christmas eve, father figure, race against time, blonde woman, father daughter relationship, christmas, wood carving, parent grown child relationship ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Scrapwood War (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At their annual summer building club ‘Camp Scrapwood’, best friends Ziggy (12) and Bas (12) find themselves on opposing sides for the first time in their lives. At summer club, best friends Ziggy and Bas (12) are on opposing sides for the first ...
Plot: building, friendship, school, bully, holiday, father figure, vandalism, dare, competition, boy, male bonding, party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Best Christmas Party Ever (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: With the holidays approaching, a young party planner arranges a special Christmas party for a New York toy store. When a powerful corporation threatens to shut her down, she decides to follow her heart, moving forward with the party plans and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: workplace intrigue, family, workplace situations, hopes, rivalry, workplace, save the day, jealousy, ritual, loyalty, party, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Dive from Clausen's Pier (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Good boy Mike Mayer is looking at a fine future and enjoys life with Wisconsin small town friends and steady girlfriend Carrie Beal. Then a stupid accident, diving from the local pier when the water is too low, leaves him quadriplegic. As if that ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating, realistic
Plot: self discovery, friendship, starting over, romance, small town, hopes, misfit, battle of the sexes, looking for love, small town life, disability, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Christmas Secret (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: While her life is falling apart, single mother Christine finds a magical family heirloom that leads to love and good fortune during Christmas.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: single parent, christmas, store, custody, holiday, family relations, downfall, couple relations, parents and children, true love, down on your luck, road not taken ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
 89
Blue Rodeo (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Maggie Yearwood moves to a new town to be near her son, Peter, who has gone deaf as the result of an accident and is now attending a special school. She moves into a small house next door to Owen Whister and soon falls in love with the cowboy, who ...
Plot: father figure, sign language, deaf, underwear, undressing, false identity, ritual, fight, campfire, boxer shorts, embarrassment, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Dater's Handbook (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A woman changes her personality according to a dating guide book to find a husband but realizes the man she wants is the one who loves her for who she is.
Plot: dating, party, dog, dancing, embarrassment, dinner, kissing, gift, poison, competition, therapy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Christmas Belle (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With her California hometown in the rearview mirror, Belle heads north on business to catalog the sale of a large mansion. While the job is a dream, the client, Hunter Lowell, is not. But, as the two spend more time together, his icy demeanor begins ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: romance, christmas, love triangle, fall in love, estate, love and romance, family business, family relations, workplace, mansion, barn, gift ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
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A Long Way Off (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jacob is tired of living on the family farm, submitting to the rules of his father. One day he demands an early inheritance from his father, who shocks his young son by agreeing to give it to him. So, he heads to the big city doing things his way ...
Plot: parable, father son hug, bible, prodigal son, religion, christian, jewish, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Seven Year Hitch (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jennifer and Kevin are childhood best friends who have lived together, platonically, as adults for many years. When Jennifer decides to marry her cheating, manipulative boyfriend, Bryce Kevin has to stop the wedding to protect her from making, what ...
Plot: party, dog, boy, delivery boy, ritual, loyalty, brother brother relationship, gift, father figure
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Gift of the Magi (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A newlywed couple burdened with economic hardship decides not to exchange Christmas presents to save money over the holidays. Secretly, they make sacrifices to buy the other a special gift.
Style: humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: road not taken, wish come true, optimism, ghost, family gatherings, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, christmas present, gift, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Our First Christmas (2008)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Cindy and Tom Baer-Neil have been married for nearly a year, each having lost their first spouse. With the holidays just around the corner, Cindy and Tom are determined to make the new family’s first Christmas perfect. But their respective ...
Plot: christmas, holiday, conflict, bed, gift, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, party, boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Christmas with Holly (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being dumped at the alter on her wedding day, Maggie Conway moves to the island town of Friday Harbor in Washington State, where she meets Mark Nagle, the local coffee shop owner.
Plot: christmas, ferry, loyalty, bed, starfish, dinner, father figure, dog, teddy bear, towel, sister sister relationship, gift ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Heart of the Country (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With her husband jailed for Wall Street-based fraud, Faith has to leave behind her luxury life in New York to return home to North Carolina and the widower father and dutiful older sister she left behind. Together, they have to deal with the buried ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: parents and children, homecoming, romance, countryside, family relations, love affair, hopes, love and romance, country, bully, scolding, sister ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ein Sommer auf Lanzarote (2016)
Genre: Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: German careerist headhunter Juliane Paul, engaged to bureau CEO Kai Lenz, must recruit local engineer Juan Garcia for a Moroccan coast oil project during his home 'finca' holiday on Lanzarote (Canaries), so she goes visit her mother Eva, ...
Plot: chores, competition, diving, kissing, sex scene, bed, beach, embarrassment, dinner, party, undressing, gift
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Rubber Tarzan (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ivan is a very lonely 8 year boy who is bullied almost every day in school. Even his father taunts him because Ivan litteraly is a weakling (That should explain the title Rubber Tarzan). As a result of this Ivan spends a lot of his time on ...
Plot: bully, children, father son relationship, school, boy, loneliness, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Gikor (1982)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A village boy meets his tragic fate when he is sent to the city to work for a rich trader.
Plot: boy, father son relationship, armenian
Time: 19th century
Place: armenia, tbilisi, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Bouquet (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two estranged sisters torn apart by their differences suddenly find themselves working together towards a common goal in this heartwarming drama...For years, overachiever Terri (Kristy Swanson) and her idealistic sister, Mandy (Alberta Mayne), have ...
Plot: chores, bed, medical examination, ritual, dinner, competition, gift, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Brave Little Tailor (2008)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Poor but confident and resourceful tailor David trusts, after killing seven flies in one swat, he's a match for any challenge and sets out to prove himself in the wide world. After luck and cunning help him deal with giant Lothar, he arrives at ...
Plot: party, fight, monster, bed, loyalty, dare, brother brother relationship, dinner
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Ultimate Gift (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When his wealthy grandfather finally dies, Jason Stevens fully expects to benefit when it comes to the reading of the will. But instead of a sizable inheritance, Jason receives a test, a series of tasks he must complete before he can get any money.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, terminal illness, child illness, inheritance, friendship, introspection, redemption, wealth, hopes, life is a bitch, friends, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, ecuador, south america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%