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Christmas in Connecticut (1992)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kelly Cinnante ...
Gene Lythgow ...
Kevin / Anthony
Vivian Bonnell ...
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Crazed Director
Food Stylist
Jenee Bandler ...
Kevin's Mother
Bob Braun ...
Captain Marsh
Judy Forrester ...
Billy's Mother


Elizabeth is the star of a successful cooking show and author of several cookbooks. But when her manager, Alexander sees forest ranger Jefferson, who lost his cabin in a fire, comment on TV about wishing he could get a home-cooked Christmas dinner, he arranges for a special live show on Christmas, for Elizabeth to cook him Christmas Dinner. Only Elizabeth can't cook, and trying to keep Jefferson and the viewing public from finding out on a live show may be a little difficult. Written by Brian W Martz <>

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Um Natal em Connecticut  »

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Arnold Schwarzenegger:  About one hour and sixteen minutes into the movie, Schwarzenegger is shown outside sitting at a table and speaking into a cell phone in front of the network's satellite uplink truck. See more »


Referenced in Last Action Hero (1993) See more »


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Unbearably Bad
9 June 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The original was a gem; beautifully written, charmingly acted,

well directed. Why remake it? There is nothing about this

version that works. The premise does not work in the 1990s, the

stars are flat; the direction insipid.

Save two hours of your life. Skip this and rent the original

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