Wish Movies

List of the best movies about the fulfillment of desires selected by visitors to our site: Bedtime Stories, Bruce Almighty, Wish Upon, Status Update, Wishmaster, Aladdin, The Holiday Calendar, Then Came You, In My Dreams, Zapped.

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Bedtime Stories (2008)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, family
CharactersFamily, Elephants
PlotAdventure, Fulfillment of desires
StyleDisney, Exciting

Skeeter Bronson is a down-on-his-luck guy who's always telling bedtime stories to his niece and nephew. But his life is turned upside down when the fantastical stories he makes up for entertainment inexplicably turn into reality. Can a bewildered Skeeter manage his own unruly fantasies now that the outrageous characters and situations from his mind have morphed into actual people and events?

Bruce Almighty (2003)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama
CharactersDogs, Gods, Teachers
PlotSupernatural, Jealousy, Fulfillment of desires, Superpowers
StyleLight, Touching, For background, Inspirational

Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules God -- and the Almighty responds, endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers.

Wish Upon (2017)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Losers, Students
PlotCars, Death, Computers, Fulfillment of desires, Damn things
PlaceSchool, Mansions, Castle
StyleUnexpected ending, Heavy, Disturbing, Tense

A teenage girl discovers a box with magical powers, but those powers comes with a deadly price.

Status Update (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantasy, comedy
CountryChina, Canada, USA
PlotSocial Media, Fulfillment of desires, Friendship
StyleExciting, Fascinating

After being uprooted by his parents' separation and unable to fit into his new hometown, a teenager stumbles upon a magical app that causes his social media updates to come true.

Wishmaster (1997)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, fantasy
CharactersGenie, Heroes
PlotSupernatural, Death, Fulfillment of desires, Rivalry, Pursuit
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleHeavy, Fancy, Disturbing, Serious

The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.

Aladdin (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, musical, adventure, family
CharactersMonkeys, Giants, Poor, Parrots, Lions
PlotTreasures, Chase, Fulfillment of desires, First love, Hypnosis
Time18th century
StyleDisney, Light

A kindhearted street urchin named Aladdin embarks on a magical adventure after finding a lamp that releases a wisecracking genie while a power-hungry Grand Vizier vies for the same lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.

The Holiday Calendar (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotFulfillment of desires, Holidays, Gifts, Friendship
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.

Then Came You (2019)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure
CharactersLosers, Terminally ill, Teens
PlotHappiness, Fulfillment of desires, Friendship
StyleCute, Fascinating, Touching, Makes me think, Soulful

An American hypochondriac who is working as a baggage handler is forced to confront his fears when a British teenager with a terminal illness enlists him to help her carry out her eccentric bucket list.

In My Dreams (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotFulfillment of desires, Gifts, True love, Competitions, Dreams
PlaceParty, USA
StyleTo cry, Touching, Serious, Romantic

Natalie and Nick are frustrated with their luck in romance. After tossing coins into a fountain, the two then begin dreaming about each other. But, according to fountain mythology, they only have a week to turn those dreams into reality.

Zapped (2014)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrefantasy, comedy
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersDogs, Teens, Family
PlotFulfillment of desires, Rivalry, Dancing
PlaceSchool, USA
StyleFancy, Light, Fascinating, Disney

Zoey is a talented dancer whose organized life is rudely disrupted when she moves in with her new step-dad and three step-brothers, until she discovers a dog-training app that can get boys to obey her every command. But she soon learns that it isn't the cure-all she had hoped for.

Monster High: 13 Wishes (2013)
Markimdb: 6.8
CharactersTeens, Friends, Genie, Mutant
PlotSupernatural, Fulfillment of desires, Superpowers, Witchcraft, Friendship
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Serious

It’s a new school year at Monster High™, and the little sister of Clawdeen Wolf™, Howleen, is determined to be more fangtastic than ever. Her dream of popularity turns out to be easier than anyone imagined when she stumbles upon a genie named Gigi Grant™ who grants her not 3, but 13 Wishes! But the ghouls quickly learn to be s-careful what you wish for because each wish comes with a dark side, and soon the student disem-body of Monster High™ is turned upside-down! Join Frankie Stein™, Clawdeen Wolf™, Draculaura™ and the rest of their creeperiffic ghoulfriends as they journey deep inside the magic lantern to save the very soul of Monster High™… while flashing their killer style every step of the way!

Ruby Sparks (2012)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersDogs, Writers, Psychiatrists
PlotSuccess, Supernatural, Fulfillment of desires, Loneliness, Fate
StyleCute, Touching, Smart, Fancy, Romantic

Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a breakthrough and creates a character named Ruby who inspires him. When Calvin finds Ruby, in the flesh, sitting on his couch about a week later, he is completely flabbergasted that his words have turned into a living, breathing person.

Ted (2012)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantasy, comedy
CharactersFamily, Friends, Revived toys, Bears, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Toys, Fulfillment of desires, Relationship, Growing up
PlaceParty, USA
TimeNew Year

John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.

The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, family
PlotSoccer, Fulfillment of desires
PlaceSmall cities, USA
StyleLight, To cry, Touching, Soulful

A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.

12 Wishes of Christmas (2011)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrefantasy, comedy
CharactersFamily, Friends
PlotFulfillment of desires
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry, Touching

A woman is granted 12 wishes by a kooky Christmas life coach, but the consequences of the wishes coming true creates more problems than it solves.

Hit List (2011)
Markimdb: 5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersHired assassins
PlotFulfillment of desires
StyleBlack humor

Charlotte is a woman with anger management issues whose therapist suggests she write a journal to keep her emotions in check. Unlucky in love, she ventures online to find a boyfriend. Just as she reaches her limit of unsuccessful dates, Charlotte meets her soul mate Lyle. Everything is perfect until Lyle finds Charlottes journal and sets out to prove just how deeply he loves her.

16 Wishes (2010)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantasy, drama, family
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersTeens, Family, Friends
PlotFulfillment of desires, Friendship
StyleTo cry

The story about Abby Jensen, a girl who's been eager to reach her 16th birthday and has kept a secret wish list since she was a little girl. When the Big Day actually arrives, utter disaster strikes, leaving Abby to think her birthday is ruined. But when a mysterious box of magical birthday candles arrives to turn things around, Abby's 16 Wishes start to come true. Her day gets better and better...until she makes one wish that threatens to change everything.

17 Again (2009)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersTeens, Family
PlotBasketball, Body exchange, Fulfillment of desires, Growing up

On the brink of a midlife crisis, 30-something Mike O'Donnell wishes he could have a "do-over." And that's exactly what he gets when he wakes up one morning to find he's 17 years old again. With his adult mind stuck inside the body of a teenager, Mike actually has the chance to reverse some decisions he wishes he'd never made. But maybe they weren't so bad after all.

Poligamy (2009)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlotFulfillment of desires

András, the struggling screenwriter one day wakes up to find his girlfriend replaced by a different girl, who acts like nothing happened.

Shorts (2009)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, family
CountryUSA, United Arab Emirates
CharactersAliens, Monsters, Snake, Family, Friends
PlotAdventure, Fulfillment of desires, Friendship, Life, Family life
PlaceSchool, Party

A young boy's discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it.