Movies about gifts

Movies about gifts
List of the best movies about gifts selected by visitors to our site: The Box, The Gift, Echelon Conspiracy, My Christmas Dream, Closeness, Accidentally Engaged, A Little Christmas Charm, Uncanny, Coffee Shop, Snow Bride.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Box (2009)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersAliens, Scientists
PlotMoney, Supernatural, Experiments, Gifts, Conspiracies
StylePsychological problems, Philosophical, Tense, Disturbing

Norma and Arthur Lewis, a suburban couple with a young child, receive a simple wooden box as a gift, which bears fatal and irrevocable consequences. A mysterious stranger delivers the message that the box promises to bestow upon its owner $1 million with the press of a button. However pressing this button will simultaneously cause the death of another human being somewhere in the world; someone they don't know. With just 24 hours to have the box in their possession, Norma and Arthur find themselves in the cross-hairs of a startling moral dilemma and must face the true nature of their humanity.

The Gift (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Australia, China
CharactersDogs, Gay, Strong women, Family, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship, Obsession, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
TimeNew Year
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Tense

A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a "friend" from the husband's past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.

Echelon Conspiracy (2009)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
PlotComputer games, Chase, Gifts, Conspiracies
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Smart

Mysterious cell phone messages promise a young American engineer untold wealth - then make him the target of a deadly international plot. Dangerous security operatives chase the engineer across the globe, while a powerful government official pursues a mysterious agenda that threatens the stability of the entire world.

My Christmas Dream (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersArtists, Fathers, Sisters
PlotLove, Holidays, Gifts
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, Light, Cute

Christina Masters, the manager of McDougal’s flagship department store, is determined to land the manager position for their new Paris location. She sets out to impress Victoria, the store’s owner, by creating the best holiday display in McDougal’s history. Fresh out of inspiration despite assuring Victoria otherwise, Christina turns to a recently-fired store employee who also happens to be a talented artist and single dad to his young son. As they work side-by-side, the business relationship becomes personal and she finds herself falling in love. Will the allure of her dream be too strong or will she choose to follow her heart?

Closeness (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersJews, Family, Brothers, Mothers
PlotDancing, Cars, Money, Blackmail, Gifts
PlaceChechnya, Russia, Party
StyleTouching, Serious, Disturbing

1998, Nalchik. A Jewish family is in trouble: the youngest son and his bride do not come home, and in the morning, a ransom note arrives. The ransom is so high that the family is forced not only to sell its small business, but also to seek help from its fellow tribesmen.

Accidentally Engaged (2016)
Markimdb: 5.8
CharactersFriends, Celebrities, Actors
PlotLove, Dancing, Wedding, Friendship, Jealousy
PlaceParty, Beach, Los Angeles
StyleRomantic, Light, Soulful, Fascinating

When unsuccessful actress Clarissa returns to her hometown for a wedding and tries to impress her old friends by claiming she's dating big time celebrity Chas Hunter, she suddenly finds herself in a comically false engagement when her lies go public and Chas decides to join the festivities in a stunt to escape bad press.

A Little Christmas Charm (2020)
Markimdb: 7.1
PlotTrue love, Gifts
TimeNew Year

Holly, a jewelry designer finds a lost charm bracelet and teams up with investigative reporter Greg in hopes of finding the owner and returning it by Christmas Eve.

Uncanny (2015)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CharactersGeniuses, Scientists, Androids, Hermits, Reporters
PlotAdventure, Chess, Artificial Intelligence, Love triangle, Jealousy
TimeFuture, Dark ones
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Tense, For men

For ten years, inventor David Kressen has lived in seclusion with his inventions, including Adam, a robot with incredible lifelike human qualities. When reporter Joy Andrews is given access to their unconventional facility, she is alternately repelled and attracted to the scientist and his creation. But as Adam exhibits emergent behavior of anger and jealousy towards her, she finds herself increasingly entangled in a web of deception where no one’s motives are easily decipherable.

Coffee Shop (2014)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
PlotCompetitions, Gifts
PlaceBeach, New York

When a young coffee shop owner is threatened with repossession she must take a chance with life and love as she fights to save her business.

Snow Bride (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, family
PlotWedding, Snow, Holidays, Gifts
PlaceParty, USA
TimeNew Year, Winter
StyleRomantic, To cry

When a reporter encounters the eldest son of a famous political family at a mountain retreat, she winds up pretending to be his girlfriend over Christmas so he can save face with his family. Should she secretly expose newsworthy scoops about the famous family in order to save her job, or trust that she's falling in love for real? Stars Patricia Richardson and Katrina Law.

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12 Gifts of Christmas (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersArtists, Santa Claus, Sisters, Artists
PlotFriendship, Fate, Gifts
PlaceNew York
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Soulful

When Anna Parisi, an unemployed fine arts painter, is unable to make ends meet, she is hired to become a personal Christmas shopper for Marc, an uptight corporate exec. As they begin working together, Marc learns that Christmas giving has less to do with the amount of money spent and more to do with the importance of the gift, while Anna discovers she might find success as an artist in a way she never expected. The best gift of all of course is the love they discover with one another.

Magical Christmas Ornaments (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
PlotLove, Holidays, Gifts
PlaceLighthouse, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, Light, Fascinating

When Marie begins receiving ornaments from her mother, a new coincidental blessing comes with each one, causing Marie to feel more excited for the holidays than she has in years. Marie’s once-lost Christmas spirit gets another boost when she meets her handsome neighbor Nate and feels a spark with him while celebrating the season.

Cooking with Love (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Canada
PlotFriendship, Jealousy, Competitions, Gifts, Rivalry
StyleLight, Soulful, Fascinating

Optimistic and cheerful TV producer, Kelly, doesn’t have time for love. Bad boy celebrity chef, Stephen, doesn’t have time for anything besides cooking. Fun with a side of love ensues as Kelly and Stephen are paired on a children's cooking show.

The Healer (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama, family
CountrySpain, Canada, USA
CharactersDogs, Teens, Twins, FBI, Brothers
PlotLove, Friendship, Cancer, Mystery, Gifts
StyleLight, To cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

The film follows a man with an unwanted gift for healing who meets a teenager with cancer who helps him to find himself.

The Holiday Calendar (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
PlotFriendship, Fulfillment of desires, Holidays, Gifts
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Cute, Soulful

A talented photographer stuck in a dead-end job inherits an antique Advent calendar that may be predicting the future -- and pointing her toward love.

The Christmas Chronicles (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CharactersFirefighters, Childrens, Santa Claus, Brothers, Single mothers
PlotTravel, Holidays, Gifts
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, To cry, Soulful, Atmospheric, Fascinating

Siblings Kate and Teddy try to prove Santa Claus is real, but when they accidentally cause his sleigh to crash, they have to save Christmas.

Sundays at Tiffany's (2012)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersAngels, Friends
PlotWedding, Love triangle, True love, Growing up, Gifts
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching, Serious

Alyssa Milano, who also serves as producer, stars as Jane Claremont, who, as a young girl, would accompany her mother Vivian (Stockard Channing) to Tiffany’s in New York every Sunday and bring along her imaginary friend, Michael. Now, 20 years later, Jane is a successful businesswoman, set to marry Hugh (Ivan Sergei), her handsome fiancé, until Michael (Eric Winter) suddenly reappears.

The Good Witch's Gift (2010)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, drama, family
CharactersThieves, Family, Wizards
PlotSuperpowers, Wedding, Supernatural, Gifts
PlaceSmall cities
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, Touching

Almost as soon as Jake and Cassie decide to get married on Christmas Eve, complications arise.

What Men Still Talk About (2011)
Markimdb: 6.5
CharactersAstronauts, DJs
PlotDancing, Gifts
StyleExciting, Light, Soulful, Fascinating, Makes me think

A year later the men are still talking, but this time on the 31st of December and still about the women, football, children, and, of course, about the approaching New Year’s celebration. But what can they do, if their beloved wives and girls are waiting for them at Kamil’s, busy with New Year tree decoration and cooking, and the husbands are accidentally got stuck in the advertising agency office? Will they manage to get home in time to celebrate the New Year together?

The Lost Valentine (2011)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotTrue love, Gifts
StyleRomantic, To cry, By books, Touching, Serious

A young and cynical female journalist learns love may transcend trials and time as she discovers a story that will change her life forever. When war separates lovers on their wedding anniversary Feb. 14, 1944 at LA Union Train Station, Navy pilot Neil Thomas makes a promise he isn't sure he can keep - to return to the train station safe by their next anniversary. For sixty years Caroline Thomas keeps her promise by waiting at the train station until her missing in action husband can finally keep his with the "lost valentine." The message and meaning shows romance and love can be real; worth fighting, and maybe even dying for.