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A Very Brady Christmas (1988)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama  -  18 December 1988 (USA)
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The entire Brady family manages to overcome personal obstacles to spend a happy holiday together.

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Almost 20 years after the start of the orignal "Brady Bunch", the kids are grown up and have kids of their own. Everyone is having a wonderful time back at the family house for Christmas, until Mike learns of a structural problem in one of the buildings he designed. As he is inspecting the problem, the building collapses, trapping him inside. As the whole family waits by the pile of rubble, they fear the worst. Will Dad be all right? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Mike Lookinland didn't dye his hair brown as he did during the original series, making this the first time Bobby was seen blond. See more »

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Mr Prescott has a sales tag still attached to the sleeve of his robe. See more »

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[Jan has put a blanket over Philip after he fell asleep in a chair]
Phillip Covington III: Thanks.
Jan Brady Covington: It's okay. I'm used to it.
Phillip Covington III: What do you mean?
Jan Brady Covington: You used to fall asleep in the strangest places, while doing research or grading papers.
Phillip Covington III: [surprised] And you'd cover me?
Jan Brady Covington: Did you think there was a blanket fairy?
Phillip Covington III: I don't know, I guess I never really thought about it.
Jan Brady Covington: [bitterly] I know.
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Revenge of the 80's: Another t.v. series revival-made-for-t.v.-movie-pilot.
7 August 2005 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

A Very Brady Christmas (1988) was a made-for-t.v. reunion special for America's most wholesome t.v. family The Bradys. The gang is reunited (sans Sue Olsen) to celebrate Christmas together, Despite all of the distance between the family members, they all take some time out of their lives to have a nice holiday with each other. But the whole thing is filled with the usual holiday movie clichés and tedium. This movie is only for die-hard fans.

This made-for-television-movie was a big ratings winner. They were strong enough to warrant a new t.v. series featuring a grown up version of The Bradys. It was interesting to see the kids all grown up and trying to solve real life problems. But this Christmas episode will satisfy die-hard Brady fans. Others will definitely want to watch something else. Followed by THE BRADYS.


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