The Walton family is about to celebrate another Christmas. It's during the '30s and the Depression. John Walton promised to be home soon but seems to be late. John-Boy tells his sibs about Christmas and all that stuff. When John hasn't showed for hours, Ma sends John-Boy out to find him. Will John ever get home to celebrate Christmas with his family? This movie spun off the TV series "The Waltons". Written by
Dylan Self <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for brief mild language
Did You Know?
The Baldwin Sisters play Enrico Caruso's recording of "Ombra mai fu" from Xerxes by George Händel. See more
The calendar in the kitchen clearly shows Christmas Eve on a Monday, but in 1933 (which is when the story is supposedly taking place) Christmas Eve was on a Sunday. See more
You won't be having another day like this one. I'm not going back.
You quit your job?
I think hard times are almost over. I think the country is going to get better. Until it does get better, I'll make a living here on Walton's Mountain.
Followed by A Walton Easter
Away in the Manger
Performed by Children Chorus See more