MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 9,752 this week

Chasing Christmas (2005)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Fantasy  -  4 December 2005 (USA)
5.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.4/10 from 461 users  
Reviews: 14 user | 2 critic

In a world where the holidays are run by the efficient Bureau of Yuletide Affairs, a bitter and burned-out Ghost of Christmas Past decides to go AWOL while on a "mission" and leave his "target" stranded in 1965.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $3.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 09 Dec 2010
 
a list of 31 titles
created 23 Dec 2011
 
a list of 44 titles
created 28 Nov 2012
 
a list of 46 titles
created 02 Dec 2012
 
a list of 26 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Chasing Christmas (TV Movie 2005)

Chasing Christmas (TV Movie 2005) on IMDb 5.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Chasing Christmas.

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Two lawyers dueling over a proposal to turn a quaint mountain town into a ski resort discover they are former childhood sweethearts. Lisa is fighting to protect the hamlet, big city ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Feifer
Stars: Nicole Eggert, David O'Donnell, Tom Arnold
A Holiday to Remember (TV Movie 1995)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Carolyn is leaving the big city with her daughter Jordi for her childhood village, deep in the forest. She meets her former fiancé, who she left at the altar several years ago. She also ... See full summary »

Director: Jud Taylor
Stars: Connie Sellecca, Asia Vieira, Brenda Bazinet
The National Tree (TV Movie 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A teenager has his Sitka Spruce tree chosen to be planted outside the White House as the new national Christmas Tree.

Director: Graeme Campbell
Stars: Andrew McCarthy, Evan Williams, Kari Matchett
All She Wants for Christmas (TV Movie 2006)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A young accountant tries to save a toy factory where she works from being closed down, while also pursuing a romance with the mysterious new factory worker who comes to her small town.

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Monica Keena, Tobias Mehler, Steve Bacic
Santa Baby (TV Movie 2006)
Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Mary Class is a highly successful business executive - who just happens to be the daughter of Santa Claus. But when her father falls ill, Mary returns to the North Pole and the life she ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Underwood
Stars: Jenny McCarthy, Ivan Sergei, George Wendt
Under the Mistletoe (TV Movie 2006)
Drama | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Devoted father and husband Tom Chandler dies in a car accident, but appears as a ghost to his teenage son Jonathan. Now single mother, Susan Chandler tries to concentrate on her reporter ... See full summary »

Director: George Mendeluk
Stars: Jaime Ray Newman, Michael Shanks, Conan Graham
Bridal Fever (TV Movie 2008)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An unlucky-in-love editor is assigned to work with top romance novelist, who looks to set her up with the "perfect guy".

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Andrea Roth, Delta Burke, Gabriel Hogan
A Dad for Christmas (TV Movie 2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Me and Luke is a family story about a young father and his newborn son. Matt, who is nineteen, goes to the hospital to see his baby. At the hospital, he discovers, his young girlfriend has ... See full summary »

Director: Eleanor Lindo
Stars: Louise Fletcher, Kristopher Turner, Jack Shepherd
A Christmas Wedding (TV Movie 2006)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Emily and Ben met on Christmas day now plan to marry on this Christmas day almost two years later. Then Emily must attend work, and leaves the wedding plans up to Ben. Problems arise when ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Zinberg
Stars: Sarah Paulson, Eric Mabius, Richard Blackburn
Christmas Every Day (TV Movie 1996)
Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Billy Jackson is not having a good Christmas. He got a basketball and just can't make a jump shot. His Uncle David is coming to town to open a Valu-Mall, which will put his Dad's store out ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Peerce
Stars: Robert Hays, Bess Armstrong, Erik von Detten
The Christmas Wish (TV Movie 1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Returning to his home town after the death of the grandfather who raised him, slick and cynical Wall Street trader Will Martin (Neil Patrick Harris) feels decidedly out of place... See full synopsis »

Director: Ian Barry
Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Debbie Reynolds, Naomi Watts
The Christmas List (TV Movie 1997)
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Perfume saleslady Melody Parris feels like her life is in neutral. Her stick-in-the mud boyfriend won't commit and she gets passed over for a promotion at the store where she works. She ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Jarrott
Stars: Mimi Rogers, Rob Stewart, Stella Stevens
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Suzanne Cameron
Robert Clarke ...
Trevor James
...
...
Alison (as Sarah Jane Redmond)
...
...
Mike
...
Vincent
Keith Dallas ...
Bartender
...
Bellboy (as Juan-Carlos Velis)
...
Concierge
...
Child #1
...
Child #2
Edit

Storyline

In a world where the holidays are run by the efficient Bureau of Yuletide Affairs, a bitter and burned-out Ghost of Christmas Past decides to go AWOL while on a "mission" and leave his "target" stranded in 1965.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

christmas | time travel | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some language, sensuality, thematic elements, and violence | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

4 December 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Spiritual Guilt Trip  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Though set in an American mall, during the first scene in the mall, a Scotiabank (Canadian bank) logo sign is visible in a window reflection. See more »

Connections

References The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978) See more »

Soundtracks

My Real Christmas List
(uncredited)
Written by Joe Lervold & Lisa Aschmann
Performed by The Joel Evans Quartet with Frank Jackson, vocal
Courtesy of Marc Ferrari /MasterSource
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Cute version of "A Christmas Carol"
15 December 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

OK, I like Tom Arnold and, except for the "Highway to Heaven" episode with Geoffrey Lewis, this is the funniest version you can imagine.

Arnold hate Christmas because his wife dumped him on Christmas Eve. He becomes the "Scrooge" we all love to hate. The Ghost of Christmas Past (Leslie Jordan) visits and decides that he wants to stay in the past. To the rescue is the Ghost of Christmas present (Andrea Roth). So most of the movie takes place in Arnold's past as Present tries to get him home before midnight.

Brittney Wilson was great as Arnold's daughter.

Of course, you all know how it ends.


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Missed movie - question homesteading
Actor question watcher991
airdate 12/4/05 on ABC family under title 'Chasing Christmas' spyboy1306
1968 World Series Goof editor-144
A Surprise! kfipaul
Was Keanu Reeves in this film? MeganVeigas
Discuss Chasing Christmas (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?