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Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1991)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  8 December 1991 (USA)
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While newspaper writer Church struggles with the death of his wife, he receives a "special" assignment. He must answer a little girl's question about whether Santa Claus really exists. ... See full summary »

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James O'Hanlan
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Edward P. Mitchell
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Massimo Bonetti ...
Donelli
Tamsin Kelsey ...
Evie O'Hanlan
Colleen Winton ...
Andrea Borland
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Virginia O'Hanlon (as Katherine Isobel)
Shawn Macdonald ...
Teddy O'Hanlan (as Shawn MacDonald)
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Goss
Lillian Carlson ...
Mrs. Goldstein
Virginia Bagnato ...
Maria
John Kirkconnell ...
Sean O'Hanlan
Kerry Sandomirsky ...
Celeste
William Samples ...
Mr. Schuller
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While newspaper writer Church struggles with the death of his wife, he receives a "special" assignment. He must answer a little girl's question about whether Santa Claus really exists. Based on a true story. Written by Anthony Brock

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The movie takes place in 1897 before Oklahoma, Arizona and New Mexico were admitted as states, yet Mitchell has a map of modern America in his office. See more »

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Referenced in Night Court: Party Girl: Part 1 (1992) See more »

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outstanding performances in a beautiful story!
23 September 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It would be difficult to say at this point if it were Richard Thomas or Charles Bronson who carried this timeless beauty so successfully to it's moving conclusion, but all performances were top notch. This movie NEEDS to be released to all for the upcoming Christmas season as it would quickly become a classic. These are the Christmas lessons we all try to teach the young this time of year and movies like this one are needed to do it so nicely. I hope to see this one on the DVD new release list soon!


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