Christmas Comedy of Modern Era

Comedic Christmas Movies of the Modern Era. Be sure to check out my other Christmas lists.
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1.
Christmas in Wonderland (2007)
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Three kids and their Dad move from L.A to Edmonton. When they go shopping at West Edmonton Mall they find counterfeit cash. They inadvertently help catch the crooks, and later make a discovery about Santa. (95 mins.)
Director: James Orr
“ Part of a Holiday 4 Film Collector's Set with 3 dramas.
If you like this family adventure, check out Unaccompanied Minors. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
2.
Mr. St. Nick (2002 TV Movie)
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King Nicholas XX is ready to retire and pass the throne to his son, Nick St Nicholas. But Nick is a no-show, preferring his lavish seaside lifestyle and his sexy girlfriend. Only a miracle can save Christmas. (100 mins.)
Director: Craig Zisk
“ I really like this one. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
3.
Once Upon a Christmas (2000 TV Movie)
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Santa is discouraged by a lack of Christmas spirit and wants to quit, but his daughter, Kristin, begs for one more chance to prove to him that there is hope for the world. (90 mins.)
Director: Tibor Takács
 
4.
Twice Upon a Christmas (2001 TV Movie)
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Santa's first born daughter, Rudolfa, is secretly selling pieces of the North Pole, and eventually take over where she attempts to ruin Christmas... (90 mins.)
Director: Tibor Takács
 
5.
Call Me Claus (2001 TV Movie)
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When Lucy Cullins, a successful but cranky producer at a home shopping network, hires an actor named... (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Werner
 
6.
Santa Claus: The Movie (1985)
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A peasant woodcutter becomes Santa Claus and later foils an evil toy manufacturer's scheme to take over Christmas. (107 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
 
7.
The Santa Clause (1994)
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When a man inadvertantly kills Santa on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place. (97 mins.)
Director: John Pasquin
 
8.
The Santa Clause 2 (2002)
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Scott Calvin has been a humble Santa Claus for nearly ten years, but it might come to an end if he doesn't find a Mrs. Claus. (104 mins.)
Director: Michael Lembeck
 
9.
A Christmas Story (1983)
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In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift. (94 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
 
10.
Unaccompanied Minors (2006)
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A group of unaccompanied minors bond while snowed in at the midwestern Hoover International Airport during the holiday season and ultimately create a makeshift holiday themselves. (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Feig
“ If you like this family adventure, check out Christmas in Wonderland. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
11.
Christmas in the Clouds (2001)
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A classic comedy of mistaken identity and romance set during the holiday season at a ski resort that is owned and operated by a Native American Nation... (96 mins.)
Director: Kate Montgomery
“ Romantic Comedy based on mistaken identity. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
12.
Christmas Do-Over (2006 TV Movie)
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Kevin tries to be involved with his son and ex-wife's family for Christmas. During dinner, he thought... (90 mins.)
Director: Catherine Cyran
“ Christmas meets Groundhog Day. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
13.
All I Want for Christmas (1991)
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A brother and sister attempt to bring their divorced parents back together for Christmas. (92 mins.)
“ Family Adventure - children trying to get their parents back together. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
14.
Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus (2004 TV Movie)
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Nick's plan to let fate bring his wife to him must be altered because he must replace his father as Santa Claus on December 26... (96 mins.)
Director: Harvey Frost
“ Double Feature with A Boyfriend for Christmas ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
15.
A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004 TV Movie)
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On Christmas Day, Santa brings two lonely people together. But can love overcome deception? (90 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
“ Double Feature with Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
16.
Holiday in Handcuffs (2007 TV Movie)
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A struggling artist working as waitress kidnaps one of her customers to bring home and meet her parents at Christmas. (86 mins.)
Director: Ron Underwood
“ Triple Feature with Snow/Snow 2 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
17.
Snowglobe (2007 TV Movie)
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A young woman discovers a Christmas-themed dreamworld inside a magical snowglobe. (86 mins.)
Director: Ron Lagomarsino
“ Triple Feature with Santa Baby 2/Christmas in Boston ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
18.
The Holiday (2006)
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Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love. (138 mins.)
Director: Nancy Meyers
“ Romantic Comedy at the holiday. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
19.
Unlikely Angel (1996 TV Movie)
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Dolly Parton portrays a country music performer who meets an untimely demise, but cannot enter heaven until she performs a good deed back on earth... (95 mins.)
Director: Michael Switzer
 
20.
Eve's Christmas (2004 TV Movie)
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A wealthy and successful career woman gets a second chance in life when a magical wish transports her back in time eight years to when she walked away from her fiance to lead a business life in New York. (96 mins.)
Director: Timothy Bond
 
21.
A Dennis the Menace Christmas (2007 Video)
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Dennis Christmas is a Dennis The Menace version of A Christmas Carol where Mr. Wilson plays his own version of Scrooge... (83 mins.)
Director: Ron Oliver
 
22.
The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005)
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A girl who uses dogs to teach people about the true meaning of Christmas during the Depression. (102 mins.)
Director: Kieth Merrill
 
23.
Deck the Halls (2006)
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Two neighbors have it out after one of them decorates his house for the holidays so brightly that it can be seen from space. (93 mins.)
Director: John Whitesell
 
24.
Christmas with the Kranks (2004)
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With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute. (99 mins.)
Director: Joe Roth
 
25.
Jingle All the Way (1996)
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A father vows to get his son a Turbo Man action figure for Christmas, however, every store is sold out of them, and he must travel all over town and compete with everybody else in order to find one. (89 mins.)
Director: Brian Levant
 
26.
Elf (2003)
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After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity. (97 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
 
27.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
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On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans on ruining the Christmas holiday for all of the citizens of the town. (104 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
28.
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
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The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster. (97 mins.)
“ It's part of the Vacation Collection 4 pack. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
29.
Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure (2003 TV Movie)
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A holiday to the South Pacific turns awry, when Cousin Eddie's family and a tour guide are shipwrecked on an island. (83 mins.)
Director: Nick Marck
 
30.
His and Her Christmas (2005 TV Movie)
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Tom Lane is the star columnist for the media conglomerate owned San Francisco Sun newspaper. The company... (89 mins.)
Director: Farhad Mann
“ Double Feature with Will You Merry Me? ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
31.
Will You Merry Me? (2008 TV Movie)
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Rebecca, from an upper class Los Angeles family, and Henry, from choir-singing, tradition-bound Midwestern roots... (89 mins.)
Director: Nisha Kumari
“ Double Feature with His & Her Christmas ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
32.
Snow (2008)
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Post traumatic life of the Bosnian Muslim widows and daughters after their husbands and fathers were murdered by Bosnian Serb Army. Plot is set in post war eastern Bosnian village near town of Zvornik. (100 mins.)
Director: Aida Begic
“ Triple Feature with Snow 2/Holiday in Handcuffs ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
33.
Snow 2: Brain Freeze (2008 TV Movie)
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It's three days before Christmas, and Nick Snowden forgets about spending early Christmas with his wife... (84 mins.)
Director: Mark Rosman
“ Triple Feature with Snow/Holiday in Handcuffs ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
34.
Santa Baby (2006 TV Movie)
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Mary Class is a highly successful business executive - who just happens to be the daughter of Santa Claus... (89 mins.)
Director: Ron Underwood
 
35.
Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe (2009 TV Movie)
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Santa's in the midst of a "late-life" crisis--he's tired of the responsibilities of the job and he's ready to let his business-minded daughter... (80 mins.)
Director: Ron Underwood
“ Triple Feature with Christmas in Boston/Snowglobe ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
36.
Christmas in Boston (2005 TV Movie)
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Gina and Seth have been pen pals for 13 years and now will have the chance to meet. Both used their best friends pictures to send to each other and now will let their friends meet. (90 mins.)
Director: Neill Fearnley
“ Triple Feature with Santa Baby 2/Snowglobe ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
37.
The Wonderful World of Disney (1995 TV Series)
Episode: Santa Who? (2000)
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Santa suffers a case of amnesia on the eve of his busiest season. (120 mins.)
“ Double Feature with A Chance of Snow ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
38.
A Chance of Snow (1998 TV Movie)
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After signing her divorce papers, a woman heads out to her Minnesota airport with her sister and daughters for a flight to her mother's home... (87 mins.)
Director: Tony Bill
“ Double Feature with Santa Who? ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
39.
If You Believe (1999 TV Movie)
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Bah! Humbug! Susan Stone is definitely what you'd call a modern-day scrooge. She is a young, jaded book... (91 mins.)
Director: Alan Metzger
“ Double Feature with A Different Kind of Christmas ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
40.
A Different Kind of Christmas (1996 TV Movie)
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When you're the city attorney you don't need the kinds of problems that her father was giving her. After her mother died... (90 mins.)
Director: Tom McLoughlin
“ Double Feature with If You Believe ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy