Tag Archives: christmas films

The Mistle-Tones (2012) Rated TV-PG

A talented singer forms a group to compete with her rivals on Christmas Eve. Starring Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Jonathan Patrick Moore, and Andy Gala. This is a cute film. It’s one of those films that is great to put on when you … Continue reading

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The Flight Before Christmas (2015) Rated TV-PG

Two strangers share a room after they are snow bound in Montana. Starring Mayim Bialik, Ryan McPartlin, and Reginald VelJohnson. I do think Lifetime is giving Hallmark a run for their money. Lifetime is more realistic than Hallmark, and it’s … Continue reading

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An Elf’s Story: The Elf on the Shelf (2011) Rated NR

An elf tries to help a boy believe in the Christmas magic. Starring Leslie Bellair, Brendan Dooling, and Evie Eikhoff. I have yet to figure out the obsession with the Elf on the Shelf. It’s just one more thing that … Continue reading

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The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation (2010) Rated PG

The Bannister family, including their dog Zeus, goes to a Rocky Mountain resort for the holidays. Starring Mario Lopez, Dean Cain, and Paris Hilton. I’ve seen a couple of these The Dog Who Saved series of films, and I really wasn’t impressed … Continue reading

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Silent Night (2012) Rated NR

A film based on the story behind the Christmas song, Silent Night. A priest in a small Austrian small town is full of ideas and writes a new carol. Starring Carsten Clemens, Markus von Lingen, and Janina Elkin. I’m not sure how … Continue reading

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Scrooge (1970) Rated G

A musical retelling of Charles Dickens’ classic, A Christmas Carol. Starring Albert Finney, Edith Evans, and Kenneth More. This is the quintessential film of the classic Dickens’ tale. Finney is a joy to watch as Scrooge, who then has a change of … Continue reading

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Santa Hunters (2014) Rated TV-G

Four children try to claim that Santa is real. Starring Benjamin Flores Jr., Breanna Yde, and Mace Coronel. This film has a cute premise, but it lacks direction and has a hard time figuring out what type of movie it is. It … Continue reading

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Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe (2009) Rated PG

Santa has decided it is time to transfer the family business to his daughter, Mary. Mary, however, feels torn between her job in New York City, her relationship with her boyfriend, and taking over the family business. Starring Jenny McCarthy, Mig … Continue reading

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One Christmas Wish (2015) Rated TV-PG

A college student places an ad for a family for Christmas. Based on a true story. Starring Amber Riley, Matreya Fedor, and Priscilla Faia. This film is both heartbreaking as well as heartwarming. Jackie Turner, played by Riley, has had a hard … Continue reading

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My Christmas Soldier (2006) Rated NR

On Christmas Eve 1943, in a small town in Georgia, everyone struggles as World War II takes precedence over the holidays. A train of German POWS, stops for a rest at the train station and their lives are changed. Starring … Continue reading

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