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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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Edward Winter ...
Thomas A. Renfield
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Alexandra 'Alex' Billings
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Bud Sawyer
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Henrietta Sawyer
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Robert Truesdale (as James Callahan)
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Jake Richards
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Clara Huckle
Harvey Vernon ...
Hank Huckle
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William Eric Bookland ...
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Ann Bradley ...
Helen the Maid (as Anne H. Bradley)
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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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Although no passengers are picked up or dropped off, the rear door handle on Bud's taxi is in a different position from scene to scene. See more »

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This movie is my families favorite Christmas movie because it is a beautiful picture of what Christmas is really all about. These days living in a big city which I hate, I love to watch movies about the life I've always dreamed of having. The town that this movie is set in is my dream come true for the life I've always wanted and the true feeling of community that has been lost in todays society. I truly don't feel the true spirit of Christmas anymore but watching this movie helps to find that feeling again. My family taped this movie long ago of TV and now our copy has been worn out so I would really like to buy a few copies on DVD for my family and me if anyone can tell me where I can buy some copies please just post the info here and I will keep checking. Thanks.


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