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A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion (1993)

Setting for Reunion is Thanksgiving 1963.

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Fourth Waltons reunion TV movie is now set in the 1960s which has John-Boy still living in New York, trying to persuade his fiancée to marry him. Meanwhile, Ben and Cindy's daughter, Virginia, has died and Cindy is finding life very lonely without her. She tells Ben that she would dearly love to adopt another baby, but Ben feels that it is not a good idea. Also Ben is arguing with his father about their lumber company for he wants to buy a new truck, but John keeps insisting that they can't afford it. Elsewhere, Erin now has three children and is separated from Paul. Her decision to start seeing another man causes some indignation among the other Walton family members. Ike and Corabeth become grandparents when Aimee has a little baby daughter, while Elizabeth returns from Europe and reunites with Drew, her old beau. Written by Matthew Patay

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This - the 4th Walton reunion TV movie following the series' cancellation - is also the first to feature Richard Thomas recreating his original role of John Boy. See more »

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At the TV studio, Janet calls John-Boy a "workaholic." The term did not come into being until 1968. See more »

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Follows A Day for Thanks on Walton's Mountain (1982) See more »

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Great Reunion Movie!

I saw this when it first aired in 1993. At that time I hadn't seen as many reruns of "The Waltons," but I still loved the movie! I understood it even better when I saw it again in the year 2000. I noticed that while the "Waltons" series ended in the 1980's while depicting the 1940's, this movie, which aired in 1993, depicted 1963. Basically, they had the cast members age 20 years instead of 10, so we don't see what happened in the 1950's. They did do a good job of depicting November 1963, when President Kennedy was assassinated. This is an absolutely wonderful movie, and those Waltons will always warm your hearts!


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