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The Christmas Wife (1988)

A widower not wanting to face his first Christmas alone responds to an ad for "social introductions".

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A widower not wanting to face his first Christmas alone responds to an ad for "social introductions".

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A widower searches for companionship during the holidays...
28 December 2000 | by (Memphis, TN) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie 2 days before Jason Robards' death. He is such a fine actor, I will miss him. --- The movie is about a widower who doesn't want to spend Christmas alone. He contacts an agency to set him up with a woman who is also in need of company. The drama unfolds as the two spend the holiday together. Very touching, heartfelt movie.


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