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Happy Christmas, Miss King (1998)

TV Movie  |  PG  |   |  Drama, Family, Romance  |  13 December 1998 (Canada)
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While Felix is away at the War the people of Avonlea try to have a good Christmas, but Miss King is suddenly badly hurt and she may not live...

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The King family from the Road to Avonlea television series gather together during the first World War to celebrate the holidays. The season is a time of crisis for the family this year, however, as eldest son Felix who was fighting overseas has been listed as missing in action. Meanwhile, Aunt Hetty grapples with loneliness and a potentially fatal back injury; Felicity searches for a new career; and Olivia considers moving back to Avonlea. Written by Jennifer Erin Fuhrman <Jenn328708@aol.com>

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The movie depicts the events of the first Christmas of the War in December 1914, before which time Felix goes missing in action in battle during an attack. But the first battle of the War in which Canadian land forces were engaged was Neuve Chapelle in March 1915, and the first battle in which Canadian land forces participated in an attack was Second Ypres in April 1915. See more »

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Aunt Hetty: Head high, shoulders back, purpose firm, and never slack.
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This episode of Avonlea gives me goose bumps every time I turn it on. When the seventh season finished it was left rather wide open. I suppose that's the way it should be. I was so glad to see "Happy Christmas Miss King". I cried from the opening scene, all the way to the closing. It's amazing now nine years later we have loved ones back at the war front, and the emotions are the same as they were for those who had family in the First World War. The parallels of yesterday and today ring through soundly in this special. I have read some comments that say not worth the wait... well, I guess you just have to get it. If you love the life and times of Avonlea and dream there was still such a place, you will not be disappointed.


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