Movies Most Similar to the Man Who Invented Christmas (2017)

Movies like The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017).

24 items, 731 votes
37
1
0
1

Miss Potter (2006)

Starring: Renée Zellweger, Ewan McGregor, Emily Watson, Barbara Flynn
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Romance

Miss Potter is a 2006 biographical drama film directed by Chris Noonan.
39
2
3
2

Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)

Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Vicki Pepperdine
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

The film begins during WWII in 1941, with Alan Alexander Milne – nicknamed "Blue" by his friends and family – and his wife Daphne receiving a distressing telegram at their home.
33
3
0
3

Green Book (2018)

Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Sebastian Maniscalco
Duration: 2h 10mins
Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Green Book is a 2018 American biographical comedy-drama buddy film directed by Peter Farrelly.
32
4
1
4

The Happy Prince (2018)

Starring: Colin Firth, Emily Watson, Colin Morgan, Rupert Everett
Duration: 1h 45mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

1897. Oscar Wilde has just been released from prison after serving his sentence for gross indecency.
35
5
5
5

The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)

Starring: Dev Patel, Hugh Laurie, Tilda Swinton, Peter Capaldi
Duration: 1h 59mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama

The life of David Copperfield is chronicled from his birth to the present day.
33
6
3
6

The Best Man Holiday (2013)

Starring: Monica Calhoun, Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa, Taye Diggs
Duration: 2h 3mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama

Mia Sullivan (Monica Calhoun), wife of Lance Sullivan (Morris Chestnut), has sent letters requesting that the old gang joins them for Christmas: Harper Stewart (Taye Diggs) and his almost-ready pregnant wife Robyn (Sanaa Lathan), Julian "Murch" Murchison (Harold Perrineau) and wife Candace Sparks (Regina Hall), her best friend Jordan Armstrong (Nia Long) and boyfriend Brian McDonald (Eddie Cibrian), Quentin "Q" Spivey (Terrence Howard), and Shelby Taylor (Melissa De Sousa).
32
7
3
7

My Left Foot (1989)

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Brenda Fricker, Alison Whelan, Kirsten Sheridan
Duration: 1h 43mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

In 1932, Christy Brown is born into a family of 15. Doctors discover he has severe cerebral palsy. Christy is unable to walk or talk.
35
8
6
8

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)

Starring: Drew Barrymore, Steve Zahn, Adam Garcia, Brittany Murphy
Duration: 2h 12mins
Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

In 1961, eleven-year-old Beverly "Bev" Donofrio rides with her father, Connecticut police officer Leonard, to the Christmas tree lot.
34
9
6
9

Mank (2020)

Starring: Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Lily Collins, Tom Pelphrey
Duration: 2h 11mins
Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

In 1940, Orson Welles is given complete creative freedom for his next project by RKO. For the screenplay, Welles recruits Herman J.
32
10
6
10

Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage (2008)

Starring: Peter O'Toole, Jared Padalecki, Marcia Gay Harden, Aaron Ashmore
Duration: 1h 36mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

Thomas Kinkade’s Christmas Cottage is one 2008 Christmas biopic directed by Michael Campus (the first film he had directed in over thirty years).
30
11
5
11

Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Starring: Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, Annie Rose Buckley, Colin Farrell
Duration: 2h 5mins
Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Saving Mr. Banks is a 2013 period drama film directed by John Lee Hancock from a screenplay written by Kelly Marcel and Sue Smith.
33
12
9
12

The Glass Castle (2017)

Starring: Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts, Ella Anderson
Duration: 2h 7mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

As a child, Jeannette Walls lives a nomadic life with her painter mother Rose, her intelligent but irresponsible father Rex, older sister Lori, and younger brother Brian.
25
13
2
13

The Professor and the Madman (2019)

Starring: Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Eddie Marsan, Natalie Dormer
Duration: 2h 4mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

In London in 1872, William Chester Minor, a retired United States Army surgeon, is found not guilty by reason of insanity for killing an innocent stranger, George Merrett, and is sent to Broadmoor.
22
14
1
14

Four Christmases (2008)

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Vince Vaughn, Mary Steenburgen, Robert Duvall
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Brad (Vince Vaughn) and Kate (Reese Witherspoon) are an upscale San Francisco couple.
21
15
0
15

A Christmas Carol (1999)

Genres: Drama, Fantasy

On Christmas Eve in 1843, Ebenezer Scrooge, a surly money-lender at a counting house for seven years after his business partner Jacob Marley passed away, does not share the merriment of Christmas.
22
16
4
16

Listen Up Philip (2014)

Starring: Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss, Jonathan Pryce, Krysten Ritter
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama

Philip (Jason Schwartzman) is an acclaimed but abrasive young writer waiting for the publication of his second novel.
24
17
6
17

Salome's Last Dance (1988)

Starring: Glenda Jackson, Stratford Johns, Nickolas Grace, Douglas Hodge
Duration: 1h 29mins
Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Wilde (Nickolas Grace) and his lover Lord Alfred Douglas (Douglas Hodge) arrive late on Guy Fawkes Day in 1892 at their friend's brothel, where they are treated to a surprise staging of Wilde's play, public performances of which have just been banned in England by the Lord Chamberlain's office.
17
18
1
18

Man on the Moon (1999)

Starring: Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito, Gerry Becker, Greyson Erik Pendry
Duration: 1h 58mins
Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama

Andy Kaufman is a struggling performer whose act fails in nightclubs because, while the audience wants comedy, he sings children's songs and refuses to tell conventional jokes.
18
19
2
19

Smoke (1995)

Starring: Harvey Keitel, William Hurt, Giancarlo Esposito, José Zúñiga
Duration: 1h 52mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama

The film follows the lives of multiple characters, all of whom are connected via their patronage of a small Brooklyn tobacconist store managed by Auggie (Harvey Keitel).
23
20
7
20

Permission (2017)

Starring: Rebecca Hall, Dan Stevens, Gina Gershon, François Arnaud
Duration: 1h 36mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Permission is a 2017 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Brian Crano.
Loading More
X