Family holiday movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant family holiday movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, light, realistic, funny and captivating films and TV shows about / with family holiday, family relations, couples, family, holiday, friendship, parents and children, love and romance, fall in love and happy ending plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as family holiday: I Hate Summer (2020), Hope at Christmas (2018), Happiest Season (2020), Call of the Wild (2009), National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), Toys of Terror (2020), The Island of Secrets (2014), To the Sea! (2009), Camping (2018), The Christmas Consultant (2012).

List of family holiday movies

I Hate Summer (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three families end up in the same rented house. Throughout the summer, they become friends and rediscover how to enjoy life.
Style: funny, light, feel good, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family holiday, family vacation, road trip, island, beach resort, friendship, vacation, parents and children, family, family relations, father son relationship, old friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern italy, europe
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Hope at Christmas (2018)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sydney Ragsdale, recently divorced, decides to spend Christmas in a house she inherited with her young daughter. As Sydney begins to spend more time at the local bookstore, she meets a teacher, Mac, who also fills in for the town Santa. Mac tries to ...
Style: light, romantic, captivating, feel good
Plot: family holiday, christmas, holiday, bookstore, realtor, romance, love, family relations, fall in love, couples, teacher, dating ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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Happiest Season (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young woman's plans to propose to her girlfriend while at her family's annual holiday party are upended when she discovers her partner hasn't yet come out to her conservative parents.
Style: humorous, romantic, feel good, light
Plot: lesbian couple, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, family holiday, coming out, holiday, christmas, sister sister relationship, christmas season, happy ending, breakup ...
Place: pittsburgh
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Call of the Wild (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Self-centered and status-conscious, ten year old Ryann Hale journeys to Montana to visit her down-to-earth grandpa, Bill Hale. Ryann bonds with a wolf-dog, Buck, and schemes to save him from a cruel dogsledder.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating, contemplative
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, family holiday, friendship, adventure, young heroes, friends, chases and races, contests and competitions, rivalry, human animal relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
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National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.
Style: road movie, humorous, realistic, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, cross country, plan gone awry, amusement park, on the road, adventure, grand canyon, couple relations, theme park, youth, couples, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, kansas, arizona, st. louis missouri, colorado ...
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 3.6
 710
Toys of Terror (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A big family moves into a dusty old house in the snowy woods of Washington with hopes of it being a nice holiday escape. But the kids soon discover a stash of old toys that just so happen to belong to a creepy ghost boy. As stranger and stranger ...
Style: christmas horror, suspenseful, macabre, scary, atmospheric
Plot: mansion, christmas, mental institution, toy comes to life, evil doll, family holiday, christmas present, christmas eve, toys, parents and children, objects come to life, puppet ...
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The Island of Secrets (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: Finland, Greece
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It was supposed to be just an ordinary holiday of the sunny Kos, but Toni has to rescue a beautiful local girl from the clutches of kidnappers of Adriana . When it appears that anyone else can be trusted, will Toni reluctantly rely on velipuoliensa ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, contemplative, unusual plot structure, tense ...
Plot: kidnapped, treasure hunt, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, teenager, rescue mission, chase, mediterranean, teenage crush, kidnapping, archeological dig, family holiday ...
Place: greece
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 6.3
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To the Sea! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Story: Three young Russian families go for winter vacations to an unnamed exotic country, intending to rent a beach condo. However due to numerous comedic obstacles they never make it to the beach, staying at the hotel for the entire trip.
Style: feel good, ironic, sincere, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, friendship, beach, family holiday, wife husband relationship, vacation, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, family, problem, beach resort, parents and children ...
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 4.9
 3K
Camping (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: A not-so-happily married couple's meticulously planned camping trip is derailed by uninvited guests and forces of nature, turning the weekend into a test of marriage and friendships.
Style: funny, light, humorous, feel good, satirical ...
Plot: camping, family relations, husband wife relationship, family holiday, humour, satire, relationship problems, weekend getaway, relationships, sister, road trip, travel ...
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The Christmas Consultant (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Christmas is just around the corner but suburban workaholics Maya Fletcher and her husband Jack are too busy to get into the holiday spirit. As their Christmas to do list grows and deadlines fast approach, holiday spirit is at an all time low. Maya ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: planning, holiday, counselor, family relations, mother daughter relationship, family, family life, christmas eve, christmas present, husband wife relationship, christmas, holiday season ...
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 5.4
 388
Love Island (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Croatia, Germany, Switzerland, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Love Island tells the story of a pregnant French woman who lives in Sarajevo with her Bosnian husband and their daughter. They go for a vacation at a Croatian island, where things get complicated when they all become attracted to a beautiful woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: couple relations, couples, pregnancy, island, hotel, family problems, femme fatale, family holiday, crumbling marriage, self discovery, family in crisis, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia, croatia
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Window Wonderland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the Christmas season fast approaching, department store window decorator Sloan Van Doren is hoping to take over the recently-vacated head window designer spot but finds she has to prove herself by going up against rival Jake Dooley. As the two ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: opposites attract, ambition, love triangle, christmas, rivalry, workplace romance, fall in love, contests and competitions, workplace situations, workplace, romance, holiday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Life's a Beach (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Darren gets stood up on the day of his wedding and uses his vacation tickets with his best friend, RJ, to spend his "honeymoon" at a Club Med-style resort.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, couples, disorder, friends, fall in love, youth, looking for sex, island, beach, lifestyle, buddies, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Save Yourselves! (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Brooklyn couple head upstate to disconnect from their phones and reconnect with themselves. Cut off from their devices, they miss the news that the planet is under attack.
Style: parody, light, humorous, absurd, satirical ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien encounter, couples, silly humor, family holiday, disguise, hi-tech, danger, sarcasm, dysfunctional character, satire, fictional war ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
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The Barkers: Mind the Cats! (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A new animation film about a cheerful dog family with five kids who go on vacation in a country house. Lovely Little Kid is eager to play with his elder brothers and sisters but they all seem busy with their own hobbies. Kid finds new friends, the ...
Style: funny, multicultural, colourful, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: talking dog, cartoon cat, brother brother relationship, brother sister relationship, family relations, sister sister relationship, friendship, experiment, mystery, brother, escapades, anthropomorphism ...
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With a Friend Like Harry... (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Harry knew Michel in high school; they meet again by accident, Harry inserts himself in Michel's life... and things take a sinister turn.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: friendship, obsession, murder, family relations, couple relations, poet, couples, crimes, parents and children, family life, serial killer, eccentricity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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The Great Outdoors (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley, along with his wife, Connie, and their two kids, Buck and Ben. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin lakeside cabin gets crashed by Connie's obnoxious brother-in-law, Roman ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, wilderness, nothing goes right, family relations, camp, youth, parents and children, friendship, disorder, holiday, couples, in-laws ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, wisconsin, california, canada
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Christmas at Graceland (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Laurel, a Chicago-based business executive, travels to Memphis to secure one of the city's oldest family-owned banks. While in Memphis, Laurel reunites with old flame Clay, a local music promoter with loftier aspirations. Though Laurel tries to ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, captivating, light, humorous
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: christmas, second chance, holiday, mother daughter relationship, male female relationship, love and romance, adaptation, fall in love, unfulfillment, parents and children, happy ending, female protagonist ...
Place: chicago illinois, memphis
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Christmas in Love (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ellie Hartman is an aspiring crafter working in her small town’s bakery making famous Christmas Kringles. When the new, big-city CEO Nick Carlingson visits the bakery, he arrives filled with modernization ideas destined to lay off many employees.
Style: entertaining, funny, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: bakery, christmas, happy ending, holiday, family business, love interest, businessman, small town, transformation, opposites attract, character change, christmas movie ...
Time: 2010s
Place: missouri, san francisco
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Road to Christmas (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Los Angeles television producer Maggie Baker unwittingly falls for Danny Wise, the son and former producer of his mother’s popular annual Christmas special Julia Wise Lifestyle. When Maggie’s secret plan to reunite Danny and his two brothers ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, sweet, christmas special
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, love affair, rivalry, family, family values, ambition, happy ending, opposites attract, love, fall in love, friendship, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: denver colorado, rhode island, vermont, los angeles
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Holiday in the Sun (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sisters Alex and Madison are whisked away to the Bahamas for winter break but soon find themselves crossing paths with a man smuggling stolen artifacts.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: twin sister, mischievous children, teenage life, family relations, youth, family, school, friends, when the parents are away, rivalry, exotic island, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas, usa, hawaii, caribbean
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 6.0
 47K
Vegas Vacation (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Griswold family hits the road again for a typically ill-fated vacation, this time to the glitzy mecca of slots and showgirls—Las Vegas.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, family relations, farce, obsession, casino, nothing goes right, teenage life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, desert, on the road, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, chicago illinois
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 7.5
 28K
Summer Wars (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Kenji is your typical teenage misfit. He’s good at math, bad with girls, and spends most of his time out hanging out in the all-powerful online community known as OZ. His second life is the only life he has – until the girl of his dreams, ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: technology gone awry, code breaking, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, chaos, satellite, code, family relations, save the world, computer, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, california
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This Christmas (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This year Christmas with the Whitfields promises to be one they will never forget. All the siblings have come home for the first time in years and they've brought plenty of baggage with them. As the Christmas tree is trimmed and the lights are ...
Style: sweet, light, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family gatherings, christmas movie, family relations, dysfunctional family, christmas, family problems, human nature, redemption, family life, parents and children, reunion, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, united states, new york, san francisco ...
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My Father the Hero (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl on vacation in the Bahamas with her divorced father tries to impress a potential boyfriend by saying that her father is actually her lover.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, remake of french film
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, family relations, island, vacation, holiday, disorder, friends, silly humor, love and romance, nothing goes right, goofy hero, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: bahamas, paris france, north america, atlantic ocean, west indies ...
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 5.5
 58K
RV (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family – led by dysfunctional patriarch, Bob – prepares for the adventure of a lifetime. But spending two weeks together in one ...
Style: road movie, funny, feel good, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: road trip, family vacation, motor home, workaholic, family relations, hitchhiker, family values, farce, parents and children, nothing goes right, camping, business trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, utah, pasadena california, nevada ...
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How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon-to-be-wed graduate student Finn Dodd develops cold feet when she suspects her fiancé is cheating on her. In order to clear her head, Finn visits her grandmother, Hy, and great aunt, Glady Joe Cleary, in Grasse, Calif. There, Finn learns that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: marriage, coming of age, grandmother, friendship, advice, americana, love, family life, self discovery, romance, marriage proposal, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, north carolina, california, northern california, paris france
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 7.0
 216K
Dirty Dancing (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' Houseman is surprised to find herself stepping into the shoes of a professional hoofer – and unexpectedly falling in love.
Style: sexy, feel good, sentimental, touching, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: forbidden love, dancing, romance, unlikely couple, dancer's life, love and romance, dancer, fall in love, resort, teenage love, couples, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963, 80s
Place: usa, new york
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Bread and Tulips (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An endearing light comedy about a woman who spontaneously becomes a resident of Venice after her family left her begin. While enjoying the wonderful people she meets she achieves a new life and the first time independent of her family.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: flower shop, self discovery, friendship, love and romance, fall in love, family relations, housewife, romance, disorder, human nature, hopes, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, venice, rome italy
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 6.3
 785
Summer of '04 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sommer ’04 is a character study of a family on vacation. German director Stefan Krohmer examines the emotional abyss and problems behind the seemingly nice facade of an intact family as they experience guilt, love and jealousy.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, innocence lost, lifestyle, social decay, dysfunctional family, society, dishonesty, gender, youth, destructive relationship, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany
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