Movies like All I Want for Christmas

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All I Want for Christmas (1991)
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All I Want for Christmas (1991)
Original name: All I Want For Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two New York City children who launch a hilarious scheme to get what they most want this holiday season.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, offbeat
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, date night, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family relations, dysfunctional family, reunion, santa claus, couples, eccentric family, young heroes, parents and children, love and romance, family life, hopes, mischievous children, disorder, siblings relations, fish out of water, child as adult, brother sister relationship, divorced parents, youth, family, singleness, misfit, wish come true, family gatherings ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to All I Want for Christmas

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and touching films with plots about family relations, family, disorder, christmas, family life, parents and children and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like All I Want for Christmas: Home Alone (1990), Time Share (2000), Christmas in Wonderland (2007), It Takes Two (1995), Billboard Dad (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, family, when the parents are away, holiday, child protagonist, home invasion, youth, kids and family, neighbor, children, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, america, paris france, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, semi serious, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, couples, disorder, family gatherings, mischievous children, fish out of water, couple relations, single parent, family relations, mistaken identity, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Time Share (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two single parents - male and female - along with their kids have to involuntarily share a house for their holidays.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, resort, parents and children, disorder, couples, family relations, romance, single parent, quibbling, love and romance, thunderstorm ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Christmas in Wonderland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three kids and their Dad move from L.A to Edmonton. When they go shopping at West Edmonton Mall they find counterfeit cash. They inadvertently help catch the crooks, and later make a discovery about Santa
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, forgery, family, siblings relations, family life, cons and scams, disorder, adventure, crimes, mischievous children, save the day, christmas eve ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.9
 21K
It Takes Two (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: twins, mischievous children, family, orphan, summer camp, single parent, children, fall in love, social worker, adoption, switching roles, social differences ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Billboard Dad (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High above Hollywood Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are playing Matchmakers! One's a surfer. The other's a high diver. When these two sisters team up to find a new love for their newly single Dad, it's a fun-loving, eye-catching ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, date night
Plot: twins, single father, matchmaking, youth, mischievous children, family, love and romance, siblings relations, singleness, looking for love, family life, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Once Upon a Christmas (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Can Santa's daughter turn naughty to nice and save Christmas?
Style: touching, semi serious, uplifting, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, save the day, heroic mission, eccentric family, family life, family problems, youth, one last chance, disorder, dysfunctional family, family gatherings ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Parent Trap (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Hayley Mills plays twins who, unknown to their divorced parents, meet at a summer camp. Products of single parent households, they switch places (surprise!) so as to meet the parent they never knew, and then contrive to reunite them.
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: twins, parents and children, family relations, family, mischievous children, family life, summer camp, reunion, single parent, summer, love and romance, lookalikes ...
Time: year 1961, 1960s, 60s
Place: california, boston, massachusetts, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 995
Blizzard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl's aunt tells her the tale of a young ice skater and an enchanted reindeer.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, friendship, young heroes, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, parents and children, youth, hopes, family life, fish out of water, miraculous event ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Man of the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben Archer is not happy. His mother, Sandy, has just met a man, and it looks like things are pretty serious. Driven by a fear of abandonment, Ben tries anything and everything to ruin the "love bubble" which surrounds his mom. However, ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: parents and children, single parent, mischievous children, family problems, family relations, family, opposites attract, dysfunctional family, male bonding, male friendship, child as adult, family life ...
Time: 90s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 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: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: singleness, true love, wish come true, looking for love, opposites attract, fish out of water, fall in love, family life, misfit, couples, disorder, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time loop, holiday, family, love and romance, hopes, couples, family relations, disorder, obnoxious boss, christmas, female director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 846
Opposite Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The world goes backwards on Opposite Day. The kids become adults, and the adults become kids.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: child as adult, family, parents and children, disorder, fish out of water, switching roles, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, wish come true, hopes, misfit, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Santa Con (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Small-time con man Nick DeMarco is ordered by his parole officer to take a minimum-wage job as a department store Santa during the holidays...and he hates it. Near the end of his first shift, he hastily promises a young boy, Billy, that Santa will ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, parents and children, family, moral dilemma, family relations, wish come true, introspection, store, santa claus, love, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Perfect Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl turns to a department store Santa in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother.
Style: feel good, sweet, light, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: santa claus, family, romance, single parent, christmas, couple relations, african american, christmas party, farce, breakup, brother brother relationship, children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, follow your dream, disorder, mischievous children, youth, hopes, family, family relations, friends, parents and children, switching roles, holiday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Surviving Christmas (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Drew Latham is an executive leading an empty, shallow life with only wealth on his side. Facing another lonely Christmas ahead, he revisit his old childhood home in the hope of reliving some old holiday memories – but he finds that the house in ...
Style: feel good, humorous, absurd, idiotic, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, suburbs, holiday, nothing goes right, couple relations, eccentric family, looking for love, parents and children, loneliness, dysfunctional family, happy ending, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, santa claus, wish come true, mischievous children, best friends, family, supernatural, disorder, youth, hopes, holiday, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: one more chance, road not taken, redemption, self discovery, wish come true, family life, love and romance, couples, obnoxious boss, hopes, holiday, time travel ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Author! Author! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which belong to her.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: large family, playwright, single parent, love and romance, parents and children, children, starting over, family relations, actress, couples, love affair, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Coming Home for Christmas (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sisters Kate and Melanie haven’t spoken to each other in years since a hurtful scene at Melanie’s wedding. Their parents, Wendy and Al, have let the pain of their daughters’ absence drive a wedge between them, and their tensions have led to a ...
Style: feel good, sweet, light, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family gatherings, eccentric family, family relations, family, reunion, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: christmas, family life, family, eccentric family, youth, holiday, teaching the ways of the world, society, destiny, love, adventure, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 225
Meeting Daddy (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An aspiring writer from New York visits his girlfriend's eccentric family in Georgia.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, family relations, love affair, eccentric family, fish out of water, opposites attract, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, breakup, couples, family gatherings ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, georgia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Christmas Story (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
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: sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, childhood, mischievous children, nostalgia, bully, family relations, small town, obsession, chinese restaurant, snow, little boy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Passport to Paris (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sent to Paris to visit their grandfather, the twins fall in love with France, not to mention two French boys.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, impossible love, youth, family relations, siblings relations, family, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, fall in love, mischievous children, tourist ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Call Me Claus (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: If She's Going To Save Christmas, She's Got Some Big Shoes To Fill.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, nothing goes right, haunted by the past, fish out of water, goofy hero, disorder, redemption, misfit, ghost, santa claus, family life, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: santa claus, christmas, righting the wronged, disorder, family relations, couples, family life, mistaken identity, couple relations, fish out of water, show tunes, love and romance ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Christmas in the Clouds (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A classic comedy of mistaken identity and romance set during the holiday season at a ski resort that is owned and operated by a Native American Nation. Shot on location at The Sundance Resort in Utah, this is the first contemporary romantic comedy ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, resort, fall in love, eccentric family, fish out of water, looking for love, mistaken identity, opposites attract, nothing goes right, family life, comedy of errors, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, wish come true, human spirit, true love, family relations, love and romance, romance, family gatherings, reunion, family, hopes, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.4
 826
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, family, family life, treasure hunt, friends, camp, siblings relations, youth, family relations, summer camp, in the woods, falling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%