Movies like A Christmas Story 2

If you like "A Christmas Story 2" you are looking for feel good, humorous and light movies about / with christmas, family life, holiday, family, youth, eccentric family and coming of age themes of Comedy and Family genre shot in Canada or USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
A Christmas Story 2 (2012)
 3.4
 2K
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, uplifting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: christmas, family life, holiday, family, youth, eccentric family, coming of age, love, adventure, destiny, happy ending, escapades, society, adaptation, hopes, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, friends, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, mischievous children, americana, small town, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa

Movie in categories

christmas movies
2823
holiday movies
1266
kids movies
5083
family movies
8834
youth movies
11143
feel good movies
10264

Most similar movies to A Christmas Story 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious and light films with plots about family, family relations, youth, friends, disorder, christmas and family life mostly in Family, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like A Christmas Story 2: Deck the Halls (2006), It Runs in the Family (1994), Switchmas (2012), Nicholas on Holiday (2014), A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 28K
Deck the Halls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two neighbors have it out after one of them decorates his house for the holidays so brightly that it can be seen from space.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, light, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, holiday, family, neighbor, feud, rivalry, small town, parents and children, unlikely friendships, suburbs, couple relations, social relations ...
Time: future, contemporary, 2000s
Place: latin america, england, europe, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, family life, disorder, family, contests and competitions, family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, love and romance, nothing goes right, father son relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, dog, family, pets, animal life, save the day, adventure, love, holiday, destiny, golden retriever, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
No Limit Kids: Much Ado About Middle School (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Comedy - Bill Cobbs, Lee Meriwether, Blake Michael
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, school, save the day, youth, family, friends, reconciliation, self esteem, theater, society, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
K-9 Adventures: A Christmas Tale (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Luke Perry stars in this heartwarming "tail." Kassie, her friends and her dog, Scoot, organize a holiday fundraiser, but must protect the cash from some crooks in order to save Christmas.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, youth, dog, animal life, friends, family, escapades, single parent, hopes, adventure, holiday, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 571
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 ⇓
59%
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Back in middle school after summer vacation, Greg Heffley and his older brother Rodrick must deal with their parents' misguided attempts to have them bond.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: family life, family relations, high school life, teenage life, social misfits, siblings relations, parents and children, family, friends, middle school, diary, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nicholas on Holiday (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's the end of the school year. The long-awaited moment of the holidays is arrive. The little Nicolas, her parents and Grandma take the road towards the sea, and settle in for some time at the Hotel Beau-Rivage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, youth, friendship, family relations, eccentric family, game, hotel, seaside, beach, coming of age, parents and children, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
light movies
9570
love movies
11177
adventure movies
8708
sincere movies
7048
A Christmas Story (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The comic mishaps and adventures of a young boy named Ralph, trying to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift for the 1940s.
Style: funny, touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, bullying, bully, holiday, little boy, school, childhood memory, boy, childhood, child's point of view, father son relationship, boy with glasses ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: indiana, 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: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, looking for love, family relations, holiday, pets, fall in love, romance, couples, disorder, family life, dog, pet dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 1K
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: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, youth, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, mischievous children, young heroes, fish out of water, parents and children, family life, hopes, miraculous event ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.6
 211
I Heart Shakey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shakey is a family film about a 35-year-old widower named J.T. O'Neil, his precocious 10-year-old daughter and their devoted mutt Shakey. After moving from a small town to Chicago and missing the fine print in their rental contract, J.T. is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, father daughter relationship, widower, family relations, family, friends, pets, parents and children, disorder, youth, single parent, mischievous children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 367
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: youth, golden retriever, dog, christmas, heist, crimes, family, friendship, disorder, talking dog, family relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Dennis the Menace Christmas (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Dennis The Menace version of A Christmas Carol where Mr. Wilson plays his own version of Scrooge. While Dennis has problems of his own with the neighborhood bully, he does his best to try and give Mr. Wilson the Christmas Spirit. Dennis causes his ...
Style: feel good, light, sincere, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, mischievous children, miraculous event, friends, family relations, family, youth, precocious child, bully, adventure, destiny ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 803
Uncle Nino (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A distant, slightly dysfunctional family is brought closer together when the father's long-estranged Uncle Nino comes from Italy to Chicago for a surprise visit.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family life, family gatherings, family relations, parents and children, fish out of water, optimism, couples, society, uncle, youth, family reunited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, love and romance, crime gone awry, disorder, family life, homecoming, dishonesty, family relations, family, youth, crimes, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Babysitters Beware (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Danny Parker is a good kid who loves his parents. But they have to go out on business dinners all the time, leaving him stuck with a sitter. It's not so bad when it's his favorite babysitter, Janelle but he also gets stuck ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, nanny, when the parents are away, parents and children, mischievous children, little boy, disorder, youth, save the day, rivalry, friendship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 2K
Angels Sing (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As a child, Michael Walker wished every day could be Christmas. That is, until a tragic accident crushed his holiday spirit. Thirty years later, Michael still can't muster any joy for the holidays, despite encouragement from his playful wife ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, youth, family relations, family life, haunted by the past, mysterious character, parents and children, friendship, coming of age, holiday, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
destiny movies
8258
escapades movies
10593
society movies
11419
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: christmas, santa claus, youth, disney, family, best friends, mischievous children, wish come true, holiday, disorder, hopes, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Christmas Clause (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A stressed out lawyer and mother of three gets her yuletide wish when she wishes to see what her life would be like if she had chosen to pursue her career in Law rather than marrying and becoming a working mother.
Style: light, sincere, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, road not taken, wish come true, dull life, starting over, unfulfillment, family, hopes, society, youth, adventure, holiday ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This holiday tale has all the elements of a classic heartwarmer--cuddly dogs, small town spirit, and even a full-fledged Christmas pageant. Set during the meager years of the Great Depression, 12 DOGS OF CHRISTMAS follows the story of Emma, a ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, sentimental, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, dog, holiday, family, lifestyle, animal life, youth, school, pets, adventure, love, adaptation ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1931
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Kids Who Saved Summer (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of youngsters trying to save their playground from an unscrupulous developer who wants to build a factory there.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, family relations, adventure, disorder, friends, mischievous children, family, family life, factory, friendship, deception, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 1K
Hounded (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A teenager ends up being hounded by a well-groomed and seemingly cute and tiny dog that actually turns out to be a nightmare of a beast.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: teenage boy, mischievous children, dog, young heroes, nothing goes right, adventure, eccentric family, teenage life, disney, pets, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 3.8
 616
Cool Dog (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jimmy lives in the tranquil town of Eagle Rock, Louisiana, with his father, stepmother and his best friend Rainy, a German Shepherd. When Jimmy's father gets a promotion, the family must relocate to an apartment in New York City that has a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, road movie ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, forceful separation, friendship, on the road, save the day, pets, disorder, family life, youth, road trip, german shepherd, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.4
 879
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, chick flick, pre-teens, kids
Plot: youth, parents and children, treasure hunt, family, family life, siblings relations, family relations, friends, camp, summer camp, forest, obstacle course ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.4
 392
Santa Hunters (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Four children trIn Santa Hunters, Alex and his cousins Zoey (Yde) and Richard (Coronel) create an elaborate setup of traps to catch Santa on tape, but their plan backfires when they realize that seeing Santa will cause him to lose his Christmas ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, santa claus, youth, track down, adventure, escapades, friendship, heroes, legends and myths, young heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Shelby: The Dog Who Saved Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This isn't just a Christmas miracle... It's Christmas magic! In this heart-warming family tale, rescue dog Shelby manages to escape the dog pound on Christmas Eve and runs straight into the arms of little Jake (John Paul Ruttan, Robocop). ...
Style: light, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, dog, talking dog, dogcatcher, animal protagonist, holiday, puppy, animal life, winter, family, adventure, pets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Saving Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Kirk is enjoying the annual Christmas party extravaganza thrown by his sister until he realizes he needs to help out Christian, his brother-in-law who has a bad case of the bah-humbugs.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family, family relations, siblings relations, faith, tradition, christmas party, holiday, christian propaganda, religious, brother in law, breakdance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
How to Be Indie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: How to Be Indie was a Canadian television show on YTV. The main character is a 13-year-old Indian Canadian teenager named Indira "Indie" Mehta. The program is a single-camera series intended for a youth audience. The series was created by ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: teenage life, youth, school, family relations, eccentric family, lifestyle, parents and children, family life, social relations, friendship, rivalry, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: christmas, youth, comedy of errors, mischievous children, nothing goes right, lifestyle, family, family relations, step siblings, disorder, friends, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%