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12 Wishes of Christmas (2011)
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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 already down in the dumps when her strict landlord took away her beloved four-legged friend. Encouraged by her best friend to seek the help of a life coach, Laura begrudgingly takes the leap. Later, as Laura follows instructions to make 12 wishes for a better life, her deepest desires become reality. But every wish has its consequences, and with Christmas fast approaching Laura must now figure out a means of getting her dog back, and her life on track in time for the holidays.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: life turned upside down, christmas, wish come true, love and romance, fall in love, workplace, hopes, nothing goes right, best friends, family, disorder, down on your luck, life is a bitch, friends, pets, boss and employee, strong female presence, power relations, dog, break up, kiss, skating, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rose, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, humorous and touching films with plots about family, christmas, disorder, family relations, love and romance, hopes and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like 12 Wishes of Christmas: Christmas Mail (2010), A Princess for Christmas (2011), 3 Times a Charm (2011), A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011), Eve's Christmas (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas movie, christmas, workplace romance, fall in love, workplace, mysterious character, romance, wish come true, workplace situations, office, christmas spirit, letter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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A Princess for Christmas (2011)
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. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: holiday, love and romance, family relations, prince, christmas, life turned upside down, fall in love, butler, princess, christmas eve, castle, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
3 Times a Charm (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emma, the studious editor of the school paper, is tempted by the most popular boy in school, Chris Duval, to cheat. She is given a magical necklace that will give her 3 chances.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenage life, moral dilemma, hopes, love and romance, teenage love, dishonesty, youth, family, changing the past or future, wish come true, prank, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jennie Garth of "90210" stars as Susan, an unemployed Los Angeles museum curator and widowed single mom temporarily living in a small California town with her three sensitive sons. Jake (Brad Rowe of "General Hospital") is a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, looking for love, romance, fall in love, pets, couples, holiday, family life, disorder, christmas, pet dog, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Eve's Christmas (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A wealthy and successful career woman gets a second chance in life when a magical wish transports her back in time eight years to when she walked away from her fiance to lead a business life in New York.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, contemplative ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wish come true, one more chance, road not taken, redemption, self discovery, family life, love and romance, couples, obnoxious boss, hopes, holiday, time travel ...
Time: year 1996
Place: new york, usa
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100%
A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, nanny, christmas, comedy of errors, workplace, fall in love, lifestyle, dishonesty, couples, disorder, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Dog Who Saved Halloween (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zeus (voiced by Joey Lawrence) and the Bannister family have moved into a new home just in time for Halloween! When Zeus and George (Gary Valentine of "The King of Queens") decide to investigate a creepy neighbor (Lance Henriksen of ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: haunted house, save the day, pets, nothing goes right, family, disorder, dog, halloween, crimes, friendship, missing person, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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59%
My Future Boyfriend (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: P-A-X-497/341, aka “Pax” , a curious young man from the well-ordered but loveless future, travels to present day New Orleans in search of romance novelist Elizabeth Barrett – whose book he has come upon during an archeological dig in the year ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, lifestyle, obsessive quest, fall in love, love and romance, romance, misfit, destiny, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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12 Dates of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 12 Dates of Christmas is a romantic comedy that follows Kate (Amy Smart), a young woman who re-lives the same first date on Christmas Eve over and over again. In an attempt to win back her ex-boyfriend on Christmas Eve, Kate ends up ruining her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: time loop, christmas, falling in love, fall in love, true love, love and romance, dating, romance, couple relations, christmas eve, blind date, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Christmas Cupid (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sloan is beautiful, stylish, and on the fast track to success at her public relations firm. After her client Caitlin ends up in a coma and becomes her own personal ghost of Christmas past, present, and future; she finds out first hand that her ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, modern day adaptation
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: ghost, christmas, self discovery, introspection, love and romance, supernatural, scrooge, couples, lovers reunited, road not taken, redemption, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: los angeles, usa, california, georgia
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100%
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Snow (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in San Ernesto, California with only three days before Christmas, Nick Snowden needs to rescue a young reindeer from a zoo.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: santa claus, reindeer, christmas, fish out of water, fall in love, escapades, daring rescue, adventure, dishonesty, love and romance, hidden identity, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, parents and children, family relations, disorder, family, single parent, christmas eve, christmas, life turned upside down, fall in love, puppy, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Beethoven's Christmas Adventure (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Christmas elf accidentally takes off in Santa's sleigh, crash lands in a small town, and loses the magic toy bag. Beethoven must rescue the elf, recover the bag from greedy crooks, and return the sleigh to Santa in time to save Christmas.
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious, humorous, light
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, pets, santa claus, escapades, best friends, hopes, family, chases and races, adventure, save the day, race against time, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Christmas Do-Over (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, holiday, time loop, couples, disorder, family relations, love and romance, family, hopes, obnoxious boss, christmas, female director ...
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44%
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Lola Versus (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: singleness, breakup, couples, romance, starting over, best friends, life turned upside down, disorder, hopes, lifestyle, introspection, ex boyfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gabe the Cupid Dog (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Eric and Marsha break off their long-term relationship, journalist Eric is able to weather it pretty well. He still has his long time canine companion Gabe, and his boss, Ms Andrews, wants to send him to London to open an office. But first Ms ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: talking dog, romance, pets, disorder, fall in love, wooing, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, parents and children, escapades, urban, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Bannister family including former K-9 police hero Zeus (voiced by Mario López) is back, and this time they're spending their holidays at a beautiful Rocky Mountain resort. But toss in an unexpected visit from cocky Uncle Randy (Casper Van ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, light
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, save the day, pets, family, family relations, christmas movie, christmas, dog, golden retriever, adventure, love, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Christmas Under Wraps (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a driven doctor doesn't get the prestigious position she planned for, she unexpectedly finds herself moving to a remote Alaskan town. While she meets the locals and even starts a new romance, she has to learn to let the life she planned ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, christmas, doctor, fall in love, love and romance, social relations, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, small town life, romance, parents daughter relationship, handyman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa, seattle, seattle washington, san francisco
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38%
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Hermie & Friends: A Fruitcake Christmas (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: heroes, family life, disorder, friends, danger, escapades, christmas, family, pets, computer animation, family relations, caterpillar
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The Yank (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Murphy, a middle-aged Irish-American man from Cleveland, travels to Ireland for his best friend’s wedding and to find the perfect woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: culture clash, friends, family relations, love and romance, buddies, romance, parents and children, fall in love, disorder, bar fight
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, ohio, usa, dublin ireland, cleveland ohio
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38%
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, preschoolers, kids
Plot: santa claus, christmas, wish come true, mischievous children, best friends, family, supernatural, disorder, youth, hopes, holiday, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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38%
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Holiday Switch (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A week before Christmas, Paula finds herself struggling with bills and life with her blue-collar husband Gary and her two daughters. When Nick, her high school boyfriend returns to town, a wealthy art gallery owner, Paula wonders if she made the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, captivating, light ...
Plot: christmas, introspection, miraculous event, road not taken, couples, wish fulfillment, time portal, another dimension, escapades, love, prom, body swapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, disorder, family relations, road not taken, starting over, friends, hollywood, hopes, holiday, talk show host, female protagonist, christmas eve ...
Time: 2000s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Case for Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A lawyer finds himself defending Santa Claus in the biggest trial in history.
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: santa claus, court, trial, lawyer, christmas, miraculous event, hopes, legal, dishonesty, fall in love, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Elf-Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Elf is left behind by Santa to help rescue the Harper family from a lousy Christmas. The Elf and the family get more than they bargained for, as the kids help the Elf discover his special powers and true identity as a budding superhero.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, save the day, supernatural ability, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, danger, family, miraculous event, wish come true, magic, elf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ramona and Beezus (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus, who's just trying to survive her first year of high school. ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, aunt niece relationship, family relations, family life, youth, disorder, siblings relations, parent child relationship, sibling relationship, father daughter relationship, money problems, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Thunderstruck (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian is a 16 year-old who can't play basketball, but he still wants to play like his hero, Kevin Durant. At an Oklahoma City Thunder game, Brian gets chosen to shoot a half court shot which he misses and hits the mascot in the process. Later ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sincere, light
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: basketball, disorder, switching roles, body swapping, athlete's life, supernatural, family, down on your luck, teenage life, life turned upside down, unsuccessful, wish come true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Six Degrees of Celebration 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A lot of things happened in the life of "Yolki" hepes during the last year, but here it's again - the New Year's eve...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: memory loss, new year, buddies, friends, escapades, obsessive quest, hopes, wish come true, love and romance, new year's eve, forbidden love, extreme sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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A Dog's Tale (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: child as adult, adventure, mischievous children, treasure hunt, wish come true, heroes, escapades, youth, danger, daring rescue, hopes, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Christmoose Carol (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a flying, talking moose that crashed through his ceiling after a test-flight with Santa went terribly awry in this holiday film for the whole family. But later, just as Mr. Moose and Beril strike up a friendship, the ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, friendship, adventure, heroes, youth, escapades, family, animal life, christmas, children, friends, wounded animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%