10 best movies like Love Actually (2003)

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Movies similar to Love Actually (2003): Snowmance, While You Were Sleeping, A Timeless Christmas, No Sleep 'Til Christmas, Barcelona Christmas Night, One Wild Moment, K-9 Adventures: A Christmas Tale, Love at the Christmas Table, Christmas Tango, Twilight.

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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.

While You Were Sleeping (1995)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
PlotLove triangle, Love, Fate, Holidays, Lost memory, Love at first sight, Loneliness
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry, Light, Cute

A love story built on a misunderstanding. A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off the tracks after he's mugged. But while he's in a coma, his family mistakenly thinks she's Peter's fiancée, and she doesn't correct them. Things get more complicated when she falls for his brother, who's not quite sure that she's who she claims to be.

A Timeless Christmas (2020)
CharactersActors, Inventors
PlotTime travel, Love, Love at first sight, Supernatural, Holidays
PlaceNew York
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching, Light

Charles Whitley travels from 1903 to 2020 where he meets Megan Turner, a tour guide at his historic mansion, and experiences a 21st Century Christmas.

No Sleep 'Til Christmas (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlotMotorcycles, Love, Loneliness, Holidays
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, To cry, Cute, Romantic

Lizzie, a high-end event planner, lies awake nightly while her devoted fiancé Josh rests peacefully. When a sleep-deprived incident causes her to run into Billy, a low-key bartender who is just as sleepless and frustrated as she is, they discover that they can only fall asleep while next to each other.

Barcelona Christmas Night (2015)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.6)
CharactersFamily, Newlyweds
PlotLove, Happiness, Holidays, Love at first sight
PlaceSpain, USSR
TimeNew Year, Winter

Multiple love stories unfold in Barcelona during Christmas's Eve.

One Wild Moment (2015)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersFriends, Dogs
PlotLove, Date, Relationship, Love with age difference, Dancing, Holidays, Seduction
StyleTo cry

Antoine and Laurent, old friends, spend their vacation in Corsica with their respective daughters: seventeen-year-old Louna and eighteen-year-old Marie. One evening at the beach, Louna seduces Laurent. Louna is in love, but for Laurent it was nothing more than a momentary distraction. Without revealing her lover's name, Louna confides in her father, who tries by any means to discover who his daughter's lover is. How long will the secret be able to be kept hidden?

K-9 Adventures: A Christmas Tale (2013)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.7)

Luke Perry stars in this heartwarming "tail." Kassie, her friends and her dog, Scoot, organize a holiday fundraiser, but must protect the cash from some crooks in order to save Christmas.

Love at the Christmas Table (2012)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama

Family friends Sam and Kat spend every Christmas Eve at the Children's Table. They grow up together, sharing the highs and lows of young adulthood. And at thirty, Sam realizes that Kat is the one...but he's afraid that the past will get in the way.

Christmas Tango (2011)
Markimdb: 7
CharactersSoldier, Military, Gay
PlotLove, Dancing, Love triangle, Tango
PlaceGreece, Party
TimeNew Year

At the time of the Greek junta, in an isolated army camp, a lieutenant forces a soldier to teach him the tango in order to ask the wife of his Colonel to dance with him.

Twilight (2008)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CharactersWerewolf, Vampire, Teens
PlotLove, Supernatural
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTouching, To cry

When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she starts school and meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated cautions, Bella can't help but fall in love with him, a fatal move that endangers her own life when a coven of bloodsuckers try to challenge the Cullen clan.

Serendipity (2001)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersWizards, Friends
PlotLove, Love at first sight, Fate, Relationship, Adventure
PlaceNew York, USA
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching, To cry, Cute, Smart

Although strangers Sara and Jonathan are both already in relationships, they realize they have genuine chemistry after a chance encounter – but part company soon after. Years later, they each yearn to reunite, despite being destined for the altar. But to give true love a chance, they have to find one another again.

Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA, Republic of Ireland
PlotLove, Fate, Holidays, Love triangle, Loneliness
TimeNew Year, Winter
StyleLight, To cry, Cute

A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.

The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
PlotJealousy, Love, Holidays
TimeNew Year
StyleAtmospheric, Touching, To cry, Romantic

Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realising that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

Chemical Hearts (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
CharactersTeens, Pupils, Writers
PlotRelationship, Love, Love at first sight, First love, Depression
StyleTouching, To cry

When a hopelessly romantic high school senior falls for a mysterious new classmate, it sets them both on an unexpected journey that teaches them about love, loss, and most importantly themselves.

Deliver by Christmas (2020)
PlotHolidays, Dreams
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, To cry, Cute, Inspirational

Bakery owner Molly meets Josh, a widower who recently moved to town with his young son, but she is also charmed by a mysterious client whom she’s never met in person and she doesn’t realize that they’re the same man.

Little Women (2019)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersSisters, Poor, Writers
PlotDancing, Money
TimeNew Year

Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.

Ordinary Love (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotCancer, Survival, Love, Money, Fate
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching, Heavy, Disturbing, Fascinating, To cry, Philosophical, Romantic

An extraordinary look at the lives of a middle-aged couple in the midst of the wife's breast cancer diagnosis.

Lady and the Tramp (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, adventure, family
CharactersDogs, Family
PlotLove, Freedom

The love story between a pampered Cocker Spaniel named Lady and a streetwise mongrel named Tramp. Lady finds herself out on the street after her owners have a baby and is saved from a pack by Tramp, who tries to show her to live her life footloose and collar-free.

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.

Last Christmas (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersSisters, Elves
TimeNew Year
StyleCute, Fascinating, Touching, Soulful, Unexpected ending

Kate is a young woman subscribed to bad decisions. Her last date with disaster? That of having accepted to work as Santa's elf for a department store. However, she meets Tom there. Her life takes a new turn. For Kate, it seems too good to be true.