Movies like The Night Before Christmas

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The Night Before Christmas (1994)
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The Night Before Christmas (1994)
Original name: Botte di Natale
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two brothers who hate themselves are going to spend Christmas with their mother. She tries to get them together.
Style: humorous, parody, feel good, captivating, sincere, light, touching, entertaining, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: bounty hunter, dysfunctional family, reunion, heist, mistaken identity, christmas, crimes, old west, hotshot hero, family gatherings, disorder, siblings relations, rivalry, master villain, reluctant partners, brother brother relationship, sheriff, heroes, family relations, partners, farce, chases and races, escapades, partners against crime, silly humor ...
Time: 19th century

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Most similar movies to The Night Before Christmas

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, exciting and semi serious films with plots about heroes, rivalry, partners, crimes, disorder, old west and friends mostly in Comedy, Western and Family genres. Some movies like The Night Before Christmas: Lucky Luke (1991), They Call Me Trinity (1970), Trinity Is STILL My Name! (1971), I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979), Ace High (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lucky Luke (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lucky Luke becomes the Sheriff of Daisy Town and runs out all the criminals. Then the Dalton brothers arrive and try to get the Indians to break the peace treaty and attack the town.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, parody, cult film
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: saloon, adventure, fighting crime, lone wolves, partners, disorder, small town, gang, rivalry, heroes, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: parody, cult film, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, farce, bar fight, heroes, small town, brother, gunslinger, cowboy, sheriff, false identity, identity theft, mormon ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, california, texas, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Trinity Is STILL My Name! (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A couple of two-bit thieving brothers try and keep a promise to their dying father: stick together and become successful outlaws. Bambino reluctantly agrees to show younger Trinity the ropes, but their gentle demeanors tend to diminish their haul by ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monk, mistaken identity, gunslinger, cowboy, brother, family life, old west, friendship, anti heroes, odd couple, siblings relations, partners ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his gang, left and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animals, animal, animal life, partners, save the day, adventure, reluctant partners, odd couple, family relations, disorder, siblings relations, hunter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
 4K
Ace High (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After Cacopoulos manages to save himself from being hung on a false charge, he robs Cat Stevens and Hutch Bessy of a lot of money and steals their horses. This results in a merry chase and Stevens and Bessy become unwilling allies in ...
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, robbery, chase, reluctant partners, partners, rivalry, chases and races, vengeance, old west, graphic violence, bank manager, prison ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Genius, Two Friends, and an Idiot (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Three rogues set out to rob $300,000 from an Indian-hating cavalry major.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, buddies, partners, heroes, hotshot hero, dishonesty, crimes, graphic violence, rivalry, chases and races, orchestral, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Buddy Goes West (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trinity series star Bud Spencer returns to the Wild West in director Michele Lupo's comic tale of an outlaw drifter, Buddy, who is mistaken for a doctor after his Indian companion inadvertently steals a bag of surgical instruments. When a band ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, treasure hunt, escapades, partners, gang, small town life, mistaken identity, lone wolves, buddies, good versus evil, dishonesty, tough heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Carry on Cowboy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stodge City is in the grip of the Rumpo Kid and his gang. Mistaken identity again takes a hand as a "sanitary engineer" (plumber) by the name of Marshal P. Knutt is mistaken for a law marshal! Being the conscientious sort, Marshal tries to ...
Style: parody, not serious, feel good, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: old west, friends, escapades, partners, buddies, heroes, rivalry, crimes, gang, mistaken identity, murder, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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One Little Indian (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Army deserter (James Garner) flees by camel across the desert with a white boy (Clay O'Brien) raised by Indians.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: on the run, native american, chases and races, partners, adventure, soldier, opposites attract, family, escapades, chase, old west, countryside ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 7K
The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, disorder, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero, explosion, glue, train, robbery, adventure, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 2K
Boss Nigger (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two black bounty hunters ride into a small town out West in pursuit of an outlaw. They discover that the town has no sheriff, and soon take over that position, much against the will of the mostly white townsfolk.
Style: semi serious, realistic, parody, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, law enforcement, partners, crimes, chases and races, bounty hunter, rivalry, graphic violence, disorder, bar fight, small town, track down ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
 71
Six Gun (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When three cowboys show up dead, Tommy, a hard-drinking, retired bounty hunter whose ranch is on the brink for foreclosure, must saddle up one more time to stop the bandit and collect a ransom. Prepare yourself to go back in time to the real old ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: bounty hunter, rivalry, danger, old west, track down, crimes, retired, cowboys and outlaws, gunfight, arrest, horse, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 3K
Boot Hill (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, heroes, friends, social relations, americana, vengeance, small town life, buddies, lone wolves, crimes, good versus evil, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Amos and Theodore, the two bumbling outlaw wannabes from The Apple Dumpling Gang, are back and trying to make it on their own. This time, the crazy duo gets involved in an army supply theft case -- and, of course, gets in lots of comic trouble along ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, farce, gang, goofy hero, partners, orphan, rivalry, going straight, heroes, crimes, disorder, bank ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 4K
Lucky Luke (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: France, Argentina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Fearless gunslinger, Lucky Luke, is ordered by the President to bring peace to Daisy Town.
Style: humorous, parody, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: cowboy, fighting crime, old west, crimes, adventure, rivalry, hotshot hero, law enforcement, escapades, small town, heroes, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
It Can Be Done Amigo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An outspoken boy and a gunfighter-pimp save a drifter's life from hanging. The boy's uncle dies, leaving a house and some dry, useless land to the boy. The dying uncle has obtained the drifter's promise to help the boy get what is ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, farce, bar fight, drifter, rivalry, partners, unlikely partners, bounty hunter, criminal heroes, crimes, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mortadelo and Filemon: Mission - Save the Planet (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The planet is facing a great threat. During the worst drought ever known, a group of wrongdoers are in the process of finishing all the reserves of water that remain on Earth. The best secret agents in the world meet urgently, but they don't ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: secret agents, save the world, adventure, master villain, chases and races, partners, mad scientist, rivalry, heroes, escapades, goofy hero, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 1.7
 228
Kung Fu Joe (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Kung Fu Joe, Ninjas, pirates, mutants and disco collide in this bizarre comedy, which follows intrepid hero and ladies man Kung Fu Joe as he reluctantly teams up with his former nemesis to derail a sneaky mad scientist.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: reluctant partners, save the day, mad scientist, heroes, femme fatale, crimes, danger, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, mutant, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the ...
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, old west, mayor, western town, anti hero, anti heroes, gold, americana, prison, righting the wronged, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 311
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: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: golden retriever, heist, family, crimes, youth, friendship, disorder, christmas, dog, family relations, friends, talking dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 9K
Go for It (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mason is driving a truck when he takes on his lorry Rosco a hitchhiker. Traffic police stop them for a control but they are confused for two robbers. They manage to escape in a very strange way from this situation, but just to fall in a worse one. ...
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, not serious, eurospy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: odd couple, mistaken identity, fistfight, cia, truck, save the day, danger, partners, crimes, escapades, on the run, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, hostages, unlikely partners, folk hero, hostage ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
My Name Is Nobody (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jack Beauregard, one of the greatest gunman of the Old West, only wants to retire in peace and move to Europe. But a young gunfighter, known as "Nobody", who idolizes Beauregard, wants him to go out in glory. So he arranges for Jack to ...
Style: humorous, clever, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, old west, unlikely partners, partners, danger, hotshot hero, lone wolves, orchestral, graphic violence, faked death, friends, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new orleans, albuquerque new mexico, el paso texas, texas, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Hot Lead and Cold Feet (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twin brothers -- one rough and tough, the other a city-bred milquetoast -- compete for their father's fortune.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: twins, family, siblings relations, contests and competitions, rivalry, friends, small town, family life, small town life, orphan, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter Brennan is back as the clever and funny over the hill Texas Ranger Nash Crawford. This time the gang must face corruption in their own home town. The gang put their heads together to clean up their town, take back the rule of law and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, buddies, lone wolves, fugitives, crimes, journalism, chases and races, rivalry, gang, rescue, friends, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family, family relations, siblings relations, tradition, brother in law, christmas party, christmas season, christian, christmas movie, breakdancing, child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.8
 714
Dog Gone (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A courageous boy battles a gang of bumbling thieves to rescue a dog carrying a fortune in stolen diamonds.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: caper, dog, rescue, disorder, escapades, adventure, crime gone awry, rivalry, stash, nothing goes right, odd couple, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Cleaver Family Reunion (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Members of a dysfunctional family settle their differences after a series of misadventures during their summer reunion
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, nothing goes right, family problems, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, disorder, reunion, family relations, family gatherings, silly humor, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 11K
Crime Busters (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Crime
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An attempted robbery turns to be an unexpected recruitment when two unemployed men mistakenly break into a police office instead of a store.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, police, criminal heroes, heist, friends, police investigation, partners against crime, heroes, buddies, misfit, odd couple, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Big Money Rustlas (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Insane Clown Posse heads back to the Wild West in this prequel to BIG MONEY HUSTLAS. Nothing happens in the dusty town of Mud Bug without the approval of gambling magnate Big Baby Chips (Violent J), and the locals turn and run when his henchmen ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, small town, gunfight, social relations, silly humor, crimes, rivalry, heroes, gangsters, uninhibited rivalry, small town life, hip hop ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%