But this year Brad and Kate’s foolproof plan is about to go bust — big time. They’ve made an art form out of avoiding their families during the holiday season. An overzealous television reporter reveals the couple’s ruse while they’re stranded at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled. Now, Brad and Kate are left with precious little choice other than to swallow their pride and suffer the rounds.
If you enjoyed Four Christmases, you’ll enjoy these even more. The following is a list of films that you may enjoy if you liked Four Christmases.
1. The Switch 2010
An unmarried 40-year-old woman turns to a turkey baster in order to become pregnant. Seven years later, she reunites with her best friend, who has been living with a secret: he replaced her preferred sperm sample with his own.
2. Fool’s Gold 2008
Ben ‘Finn’ Finnegan, a treasure hunter, has lost both his boat and his marriage to Tess in his pursuit of the fabled ‘Queen’s Dowry,’ a legendary treasure. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure’s whereabouts, he drags Tess and her boss along on the hunt. In any case, his ex-mentor-turned-enemy is determined to outdo Finn in the race for the gold.
3. The Back-Up Plan 2010
Having a baby on her own is something Zoe does when she’s fed up with the search for “the one.” After a long search, she finally meets Stan on the day of her IVF procedure, and he appears to be the perfect match. In order for Zoe to achieve her two goals in life, she’ll have to figure out how to make them all work together.
4. Made Of Honor 2008
It’s been ten years since Tom and Hannah became more than just friends. He’s a serial dater, while she wants marriage but hasn’t found Mr. Right. At the exact moment Tom begins to doubt his single status, Hannah gets engaged. As a’maid of honor,’ she asks Tom to stop the wedding and woo her. He reluctantly agrees.
5. All About Steve 2009
A brilliant crossword builder falls in love with a CNN cameraman after just one date. The cameraman’s job requires him to travel across the country, so she attends press conferences and other public events in an attempt to persuade him that they are meant to be together.
6. Failure To Launch 2006
In his mid-thirties, Tripp is still living with his parents, Al and Sue, who are both attractive and successful. Demo and Ace, two of Tripp’s closest friends, are also still living at home with their parents, and they seem content with that. When friends whose adult son recently moved away from home reveal they hired an expert to arrange the matter and couldn’t be more pleased, Al and Sue are fascinated. Al and Sue are, however, not happy.
7. Something Borrowed 2011
As an accomplished lawyer and an equally committed friend, Rachel is unmarried. On her 30th birthday, Rachel overindulges in alcohol and ends up in bed with Dex, her long-time fling — who just so happens to be engaged to Rachel’s best friend, Darcy. The fallout from the affair threatens to sever Rachel and Ethan’s lifelong friendship, and Ethan, who has become a confidant, is hiding a shocking secret of his own.
8. Monster-In-Law 2005
While working as an office temp, Charlotte Cantilini falls for handsome Dr. Kevin Fields, a surgeon. One obstacle stands in Kevin’s way of eternal bliss: his overbearing mother Viola. For fear of losing her son’s love for the rest of his life, Viola decides to ruin the happy couple’s marriage by becoming the world’s worst mother-in-law.
9. The Break-Up 2006
Gary and Brooke have reached the breaking point in their relationship after their most recent “why can’t you do this one little thing for me?” argument. Overtures and undermining tricks are used by the ex-friends couple’s and confidantes, as well as the occasional total stranger, in a hilarious series of remedies. When neither of your ex-roommates wants to leave the apartment you share, the only option is to keep them as hostile roommates until one of you finally snaps and leaves.
10. Guess Who 2005
He’s the fiancé of an African-American woman, but when she introduces him to her family, her father is skeptical and suspicious. As the wedding date draws nearer, Dad must face up to his upcoming son-in-presence law’s in his life.
11. The Nanny Diaries 2007
A recent college grad accepts a position as nanny for a well-to-do family in New York City. A new romance and a spoiled brat await her now that she’s settled into their home and has to deal with their dysfunction firsthand.
12. How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days 2003
When it comes to writing about men, Andie Anderson, an advice columnist, is pushing the boundaries of what’s acceptable. Andie’s editor, Lana, loves it, so she sends her off to find a suitable subject. Then there’s executive Ben Berry, who’s so sure of himself romantically that he believes he can make any woman fall head over heels in love with him in just a week. Andie and Ben’s schemes go awry when they finally meet.
13. Raising Helen 2004
Helen Harris is living the high life in New York City, working for one of the most prestigious modeling agencies in the city. However, her carefree existence is turned upside down when she is forced to choose between the life she’s always loved and the new loves of her life!
14. Going The Distance 2010
Erin and Garrett have been dating since 2010 and are deeply in love. Despite their distance, Erin and Garrett manage to keep their romance going by using webcams and frequent flyer miles while Garrett stays in New York to finish up his music business degree. Even though it looks like the lovers will soon be reunited, each one gets a huge break that could permanently separate them.
15. The Wedding Planner 2001
A bridesmaid is saved by the man of her dreams, a paediatrician named Steve Edison, only to discover that he is the fiancé of her latest client. Throughout the wedding planning process, Mary and Steve find themselves in a series of awkward situations that force them to confront their chemistry.
16. Maid In Manhattan 2002
Marisa Ventura is a single mother who struggles to make ends meet while working in a posh Manhattan hotel. She hopes for a better future for her and her son. Christopher Marshall, a hotel guest and senatorial hopeful, meets Marisa by mistake one fateful day and thinks she’s a wealthy socialite. The two are smitten after spending an unforgettable evening together. Class and social issues threaten to separate them when Marisa’s true identity is revealed. What are the chances of a happily ever after for two people from completely different worlds?
17. How Do You Know 2010
With her softball career over and a sense of being past her prime, Lisa finds herself reassessing her life and caught up in a love triangle with her current baseball-playing beau and a corporate guy in distress.
18. Because I Said So 2007
Meddlesome mother Daphne Wilder tries to match her youngest daughter Milly with Mr. Right in order to prevent family history from repeating itself. Other daughters, on the other hand, try to rein in mom’s well-intended efforts.
19. No Reservations 2007
Kate Armstrong, the world-renowned chef, manages both her personal life and her business with an intimidating level of rigor. In the meantime, she’ll have to deal with her brazen new sous-chef, who’s just joined her team, and that could spell disaster. Kate needs to look outside the kitchen to find true happiness, despite the fact that romance blossoms amid rivalry.
20. Two Weeks Notice 2002
As part of a deal to preserve a community center, environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson joins forces with billionaire George Wade. Undecisive George becomes increasingly reliant on Lucy for advice on a wide range of topics, from legal issues to what to wear. Lucy is fed up and decides to resign, so she hires Harvard grad June Carter to take her place. Lucy begins to feel resentful toward June as her time at the firm winds down. She begins to regret leaving George.
21. Along Came Polly 2004
Reuben Feffer is a man who has lived a life of caution his entire adult life. When it comes to free spirits who live for the thrill of the moment, Polly Prince is irresistible. Reuben’s life is turned upside down when he meets these two comically mismatched souls, and he embarks on an outrageous journey to take his life from middle-of-the-road to totally out-there.
22. In Her Shoes 2005
Maggie, a reckless party girl, is expelled from her father’s and stepmother’s house, where she has been living for free, and is taken in by her hardworking sister, Rose, a Philadelphia lawyer. In the wake of her sister’s love life being ruined by Maggie’s antics, Rose decides to boot her out of the house as well. However, when their long-lost grandmother enters their lives, the sisters are forced to confront some uncomfortable truths about their own identity and that of their family.
23. The Wedding Date 2005
With her younger sister’s wedding just around the corner, Kat Ellis is faced with the unwelcome prospect of traveling to London by herself to attend the ceremony. In addition to all of this, Jeffrey, the man who dumped her as they neared marriage, will serve as the wedding party’s master of ceremonies. To show everyone — especially Jeffrey — that her love life is as full and exciting as ever, Kat hires a charming male escort to accompany her on her date.
24. Georgia Rule 2007
Georgia Rule tells the story of a disobedient adolescent who is sent to live with her grandmother for the summer by her dysfunctional mother. All three women will learn about long-buried family secrets as a result of her journey, and they will come to realize that no matter what happens, the ties that bind them will remain forever.