MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 30 this week

Christmas in Connecticut (1992)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy  |  13 April 1992 (USA)
4.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.7/10 from 926 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 6 critic

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... See full summary »

Writers:

(earlier story), (earlier screenplay), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

10 Best Back-to-School TV Shows

Dust off your varsity jacket and get excited for fall with our list of the 10 best back-to-school TV shows.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 43 titles
created 06 Aug 2011
 
a list of 29 titles
created 08 Oct 2011
 
a list of 23 titles
created 16 Dec 2012
 
a list of 43 titles
created 14 May 2013
 
a list of 28 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Christmas in Connecticut (TV Movie 1992)

Christmas in Connecticut (TV Movie 1992) on IMDb 4.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Christmas in Connecticut.
2 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Comedy | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Tales of horror based on the gruesome EC horror comics of the 1950's.

Stars: John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer
Red Sonja (1985)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A vengeful woman sets out to retrieve a magic orb from an evil queen whom she vows vengeance upon after the evil queen slain her family and her loyal warriors raped her.

Director: Richard Fleischer
Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brigitte Nielsen, Sandahl Bergman
Lincoln (TV Movie 1992)
Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Famous actors read testimonies from people close to Lincoln about him and his actions during the Civil War.

Directors: Peter W. Kunhardt, James A. Edgar
Stars: Jason Robards, James Earl Jones, Glenn Close
Hard Target (1993)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A woman hires a drifter as her guide through New Orleans in search of her father, who has gone missing. They discover a deadly game of cat and mouse behind his disappearance in the process.

Director: John Woo
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Yancy Butler
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A food writer who has lied about being the perfect housewife must try to cover her deception when her boss and a returning war hero invite themselves to her home for a traditional family Christmas.

Director: Peter Godfrey
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, Sydney Greenstreet
The Kid & I (2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Aaron Roman (Gores) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who dreams of starring in a big-time action movie. When his father (Mantegna) grants Aaron his wish for his 18th birthday, he experiences the reality a bit hard to manage.

Director: Penelope Spheeris
Stars: Tom Arnold, Joe Mantegna, Eric Gores
Twelve Trees of Christmas (TV Movie 2013)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Cheri Jamison rallies the residents of her beloved Manhattan neighborhood to participate in a Christmas tree contest when her cherished local library is abruptly set for demolition. Cheri ... See full summary »

Director: Michael DeCarlo
Stars: Lindy Booth, Robin Dunne, Melanie Brown
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

As her 25th anniversary approaches, Norma Michaels realizes that her marriage to her dentist husband Malcolm has become boring. Seeking independence, Norma turns to her friend Fay while ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Donohue
Stars: Lucille Ball, Art Carney, Nanette Fabray
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

To inherit a fortune, various addressees of a will must compete in a wild scavenger hunt to collect selected items, but cannot be simply bought.

Director: Michael Schultz
Stars: Richard Benjamin, James Coco, Scatman Crothers
Dave (1993)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

To avoid a potentially explosive scandal when the U.S. President goes into a coma, an affable temp agency owner with an uncanny resemblance, is put in his place.

Director: Ivan Reitman
Stars: Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella
Raw Deal (1986)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A former FBI agent turned small town sheriff agrees to help the FBI chief infiltrate the Chicago mafia when the FBI chief's son is killed by the Chicago Mafia.

Director: John Irvin
Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kathryn Harrold, Sam Wanamaker
The Christmas Wish (TV Movie 1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Intent on fulfilling his grandma's Christmas wish, a man sets out to find the woman mentioned in his late grandfather's journals. He learns the secrets of his past and the true meaning of Christmas.

Director: Ian Barry
Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Debbie Reynolds, Naomi Watts
Edit

Cast

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

Storyline

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 <B.Martz@Genie.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 April 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Um Natal em Connecticut  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

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 »

Connections

Features Twins (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Cookin' for Two
Written by Mitch Albom
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
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


11 of 20 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Arnold directs?? Any thoughts on this 'film?' Amnesian
Discuss Christmas in Connecticut (1992) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?