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The Kid Who Loved Christmas (1990)

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A family is torn apart at Christmas when to wife of a couple, trying to adopt a son, is killed in a car accident and the husband, a musician, is deemed unfit to raise a child.

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A family is torn apart at Christmas when to wife of a couple, trying to adopt a son, is killed in a car accident and the husband, a musician, is deemed unfit to raise a child.

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Heartwarming performances that will enlighten you day.
12 December 1999 | by (St Albert, Canada) – See all my reviews

This all-star cast will take you inside each character and you will be emotionally charged with love, hate and sorrow.

Little Reggie finally finds true love only to find out that it will all be taken away. He in turns decides to take matters into his own hands to try and keep him united with his new family.


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