When Louie Anderson was a kid, he lived with 10 siblings and a loud-mouthed father. Now Christmas was rolling around and everyone but Dad was in the spirit. They go out and buy a Christmas tree - for $35. Then Dad literally throws lights on the house. Mom notices elderly neighbor Mrs. Stillman, who's widowed and all alone, so Mom talks Dad into decorating her house for her while Mom takes her out. Dad has Louie help him. He's hounded by cops and neighborhood kids who take him for a burglar, but soon they help out as well. Mrs. Stillman loves the surprise, and so when January comes around, guess who Dad nominates to help him take down the decorations. Written by
Dylan Self <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
Many scenes are true stories from Louie Anderson's past, such as the buying of the Xmas tree and dad saying that because the tree cost $35, it should dance. See more
Dad, can you believe it? Mrs. Stillman doesn't even have a Christmas tree.
Yeah? Then she's thirty five bucks richer!
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