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The Christmas Gift (1986)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  21 December 1986 (USA)
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A widowed New York City architect and his young daughter take a Christmas vacation and end up in a small mystical town in Colorado where everyone believes in Santa Claus.

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George Billings
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Susan
Edward Winter ...
Thomas A. Renfield
Gennie James ...
Alexandra 'Alex' Billings
Pat Corley ...
Bud Sawyer
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Henrietta Sawyer
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Robert Truesdale (as James Callahan)
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Jake Richards
Anne Haney ...
Clara Huckle
Harvey Vernon ...
Hank Huckle
Twirp Anderson ...
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Pamela Beebe ...
Receptionist Louella
William Eric Bookland ...
Scruff
Ann Bradley ...
Helen the Maid (as Anne H. Bradley)
Cash Cashman ...
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A widowed New York City architect and his young daughter take a Christmas vacation and end up in a small mystical town in Colorado where everyone believes in Santa Claus.

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21 December 1986 (USA)  »

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El regalo de navidad  »

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George gets upset when the Post Office won't mail his film. He complains about "letter day" causing the problem. However, since it is a Sunday, if it was not letter day the Post Office would have been closed anyway, and there would have been no pick-up regardless. See more »

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Best Christmas Movie...
20 November 2010 | by (Bristol, TN) – See all my reviews

I have watched this movie several times on the Hallmark Channel and enjoy it each time I watch it. It is just a heartwarming movie about a time gone by in this age of me, me, me. John Denver is fabulous, as are all the cast of characters, and I do mean "Characters". Georgetown CO is a place I would love to live...where family matters, friends matter, and neighbors look out for and care for each other. And they do this without thought of what it might benefit them. It is truly a movie to be watched as a family. In this day and age of what our children may see or hear in a movie, this one is a safe bet. Hats off to the Hallmark Channel for continuing to broadcast this fine movie!


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