10 best movies like Christmas Wonderland (2018)

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Movies similar to Christmas Wonderland (2018): Klaus, Daytime Shooting Star, The Glass Castle, The Teacher, A Madea Christmas, Nativity!, A Christmas Story, Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa, Patrick, The Kissing Booth.

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Klaus (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountrySpain, United Kingdom
CharactersFriends, Couriers, Dogs
PlotMoving, Holidays, Love, Snow, Cold, Toys
PlaceIslands, Ships, Small cities
TimeNew Year
StyleNetflix, Soulful, Makes me think

When Jesper distinguishes himself as the Postal Academy's worst student, he is sent to Smeerensburg, a small village located on an icy island above the Arctic Circle, where grumpy inhabitants barely exchange words, let alone letters. Jesper is about to give up and abandon his duty as a postman when he meets local teacher Alva and Klaus, a mysterious carpenter who lives alone in a cabin full of handmade toys.

Daytime Shooting Star (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
CharactersDogs, Ninja, Students, Teachers
PlotLove, Moving, First love, Jealousy, Shopping, Art
PlaceJapan, School, Mountains, Trains
TimeNew Year

Fifteen-year-old country girl Suzume Yosano has to move to Tokyo to live with her uncle due to her father's transfer. She bumps into a mysterious man who ends up taking her to her uncle's place after she gets lost. Turns out, Suzume will be seeing him a lot more often once she starts school because... he's her homeroom teacher?!

The Glass Castle (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, biography
CharactersFamily, Dogs, Demons, Journalists, Photographers, Artists, Writers
PlotDancing, Snow, Money, Gambling
PlaceSchool, Party, Mountains, Deserts
TimeNew Year

A young girl is raised in a dysfunctional family constantly on the run from the FBI. Living in poverty, she comes of age guided by her drunkard, ingenious father who distracts her with magical stories to keep her mind off the family's dire state, and her selfish, nonconformist mother who has no intention of raising a family, along with her younger brother and sister, and her other older sister. Together, they fend for each other as they mature in an unorthodox journey that is their family life.

The Teacher (2016)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountrySlovakia, Czech Republic
CharactersTeachers, Scientists, Trainers, Taxi drivers, Parents, Judge
PlotWeapon, Snow, Uprising, Fear, Rivalry, Jealousy, Love, Cheating, On real events
TimeNew Year
StyleAction, Soulful, Tense, Fascinating

The principal of an elementary school calls a special parents meeting after it’s alleged that the seemingly empathetic and kindly-looking teacher Mrs. Drazděchová uses her students to manipulate their parents.

A Madea Christmas (2013)
Mark8 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersTeachers, Farmers
PlaceSmall cities
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry

Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on rural town when she's coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas.

Nativity! (2009)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, family
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersFamily, Students, Teachers
PlotDancing, Holidays
PlaceSchool, England
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry

Martin Freeman is lovelorn teacher Mr Maddens, a former am-dram star whose girlfriend (Ashley Jensen) dumped him over Christmas five years ago and upped sticks, inexplicably, to La-La Land. Yuletide cheer is not his forte, but he's forced to drum some up when Pam Ferris's headmistress earmarks him to direct the Nativity play.

A Christmas Story (1983)
Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, family
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersFamily, Teachers
PlotHolidays, Obsession, Snow, Dreams, Toys
PlaceSmall cities
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching, To cry

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.

Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
PlotLove, Holidays
PlaceSmall cities
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Fascinating, Cute, Romantic

Lisa's trip home to Evergreen for the holidays finds her shepherding an effort to save the town's beloved general store, fulfilling the wishes of a Christmas past and finding a romance full of Christmas magic.

Patrick (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.9)
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersLosers, Dogs, Teachers
StyleLight, For girls, Womens in main roles, Touching, Soulful

A woman's chaotic life becomes more complicated when she inherits her grandmother's dog.

The Kissing Booth (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersFriends, Teens
PlotMotorcycles, Love, First love, Dancing, Mystery, Soccer
StyleFor girls, Netflix, By books, Light, Cute, Worth watching

When teenager Elle's first kiss leads to a forbidden romance with the hottest boy in high school, she risks her relationship with her best friend.

The Christmas Calendar (2017)
Markimdb: 6
PlotLove, Mystery, Mystery, Holidays, Competitions
PlaceCanada, Small cities
TimeNew Year

When Emily, a struggling baker in a small town, receives a handmade Christmas Calendar from a secret admirer, the local residents become obsessed with finding out the identity of the sender.

Snowmance (2017)
Markimdb: 5.4
PlaceTrains, Small cities
TimeNew Year

No man is perfect enough for Sarah Groves, except perhaps the impressive snowmen she sculpts annually with her childhood pal, Nick. In mid-December, her snowman disappears, and in his place, materializes Cole, who seems too perfect for Sarah to be true.

The Christmas Cure (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersDogs, Teens
PlaceSchool, Party, Small cities
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Romantic

A doctor returns home for Christmas to find that her father has decided to retire from his own practice. After reuniting with her high school sweetheart, she wonders if she should stay and take over her father's practice.