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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
George Billings
Edward Winter ...
Thomas A. Renfield
Gennie James ...
Alexandra 'Alex' Billings
Pat Corley ...
Bud Sawyer
Henrietta Sawyer
Robert Truesdale (as James Callahan)
Jake Richards
Clara Huckle
Harvey Vernon ...
Hank Huckle
Twirp Anderson ...
Band Member
Pamela Beebe ...
Receptionist Louella
William Eric Bookland ...
Ann Bradley ...
Helen the Maid (as Anne H. Bradley)
Cash Cashman ...
Band Member


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)  »

Also Known As:

El regalo de navidad  »

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This is a wonderful movie!
27 December 2003 | by (Kissimmee, Florida) – See all my reviews

I just finished watching the movie tonight and I truly loved it. John Denver didn't play a pastor, but it was the reverend of the little town who decided to leave the floor for John Denver to speak. It's a really great movie with a wonderful Christmas message. It was also fun to watch.

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