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Once Upon a Christmas (2000)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama | Family  -  10 December 2000 (USA)
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Bill Morgan
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Kristen Claus
Mary Donnelly-Haskell ...
Rudolfa Claus (as Mary Donnelly Haskell)
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Robin Avery ...
Penny Blake ...
Elf #1
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Harley Jones
Douglas Campbell ...
André Carthen ...
Principal Marsh
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Kyle Morgan
Grant Linneberg ...
Coach Zane
Elizabeth Prout ...
Mrs. Morgan
Jennifer Prout ...
Young Brittany
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Can Santa's daughter turn naughty to nice and save Christmas?


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Goofs

When Kristen has frozen time, the flames are completely immobile. However, the smoke continues to blow out of the windows. See more »

Quotes

Uncle Johnny: Kristen says every day should be like Christmas.
Harley Jones: Oh, what a lovely thought. But when would people work?
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Followed by Twice Upon a Christmas (2001) See more »

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It Must Have Been The Mistletoe
Performed by Mary Donnelly-Haskell & Marc Cory Lee
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Great movie!!
5 April 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of my favorite movies of all time!! It is family-friendly and the characters are magical and fun. I wish Kathy Ireland was in more movies. I also liked John Dye and Mary Haskel Donnelly. It is hard to find a movie that is clean-cut these days. I like the special effects because they are not overdone, just enough to suspend disbelief. I watch this movie and the sequel even when it's not Christmas--it perks me up.

Movies about Santa and his family are many, but this one stands out. Santa's village and castle look fun, magical, and not too much like a set. Rudolfa is so funny and evil at the same time! I recommend this film to all true Christmas-lovers!


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