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Crazy for Christmas (2005)

TV Movie  |  TV-PG  |   |  Family  |  December 2005 (USA)
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On Christmas Eve, Shannon McManus (Andrea Roth) is stuck driving around a wealthy and eccentric client (Howard Hesseman) who is giving away large sums of money with the secret hope of ... See full summary »

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Shannon McManus-Johnson
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Fred Nickells
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Peter Archer
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Janet
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Arthur Finnegan
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Mrs. Granger
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Herb Jasper
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Lauren
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Roger The Doorman / Roger the Doorman
Richard Fitzpatrick ...
Frank
Eddie Max Huband ...
Little Boy
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Kenny (as Rick Howland)
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Hugo
Rolando Alvarez Giacoman ...
Barber #1
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On Christmas Eve, Shannon McManus (Andrea Roth) is stuck driving around a wealthy and eccentric client (Howard Hesseman) who is giving away large sums of money with the secret hope of reuniting with his long lost daughter, who turns out to be his driver. Written by Anonymous

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At 101 in, Fred is leading Shannon etc. through the front gates to the house there is a visible Private Property sign on the brick column. At 103 in, Peter and Shannon are leaving through the gate but the sign is now gone. See more »

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A great Christmas movie...
23 December 2006 | by (Philadelphia) – See all my reviews

I actually agree with everything Beltar said. He didn't mention that Andrea Roth is a real pleasure to look at, but she certainly is.

Good story line - a girl loses her parents and husband and is left driving a limo trying to get by raising her young son. An interesting but strange rich man hires her limo on Christmas eve and has her drive him to various ice rinks where he gives out $100 bills to the people there. The news media catches on and starts following him. Some interesting twists follow, but the movie is somewhat predictable.

Great cast, well done. It's on Lifetime again this year. Definitely worth watching. I'd watch it again too!


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