Arkansas furniture maker Grins Jenkins is a cheerful man and loving father to his five kids, as well as the life of every party in their small town. When his wife Sharon, who used to be the 'bad cop', slowly dies of TBC, so does Grins' sense of fun. The kids refuse to keep mourning forever, but dad practically retires from the world and turns his back, opposing them enjoying life again. Then Christmastide arrives, and son Alvin refuses to let his kid brother's dream be spoiled. Written by
At Christmas time, Grins Jenkins children prove to him that faith lives... and miracles happen.
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Mama's dead, Papa, not us!
Pennies from Heaven
Written by Johnny Burke
(as Jay Burke) and Arthur Johnston
(as A. Johnston) See more