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A Mom for Christmas (1990)

A young girl who wants a mom for the Christmas holidays gets her wish when a department store mannequin comes to life.

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Cast

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Amy Miller
Juliet Sorci ...
Jessica Slocum (as Juliet Sorcey)
Doug Sheehan ...
Jim Slocum
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Sergeant Morelli
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Nicholas
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Wilkins
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Philomena
Elliot Moss Greenbaum ...
Chip Wright
Erica Mitchell ...
Stephanie Clark
Jesse Vincent ...
Teddy O'Neill
Brett Harrelson ...
Kendall
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Mr. Milliman
Greg Procaccino ...
Detective Price (as Gregory Procaccino)
Ronald M. Lautore ...
Fire Captain (as Ron Lautore)
Helen Whitelow
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Storyline

Jessie is a young girl who's mother died when she was just three. When she wins a free wish in a department store she wishes for a mom to be with and to shop with over the holidays. Her wish brings Amy, a mannequin, to life and into her life as her Mom for Christmas. Written by Les MacDonald at {mcmac@mb.sympatico.ca}

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A tale of Christmas magic.

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Fantasy | Comedy | Family

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17 December 1990 (USA)  »

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Ein Wunsch geht in Erfüllung  »

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Olivia Newton-John did her crying scene in one take. See more »

Quotes

Amy Miller: Wilkins is a joy. All he talks about is cars, cars, cars.
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What If
Written by John Farrar
Performed by Olivia Newton-John
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A Christmas Classic
30 August 2002 | by (MANCHESTER NH) – See all my reviews

Here is another great movie that unfortunately is not available on video. A truly touching story of a manikin that comes to life and restores the relationship between a man and his daughter and shows that you can't build your future, while living in the past.


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