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Chasing Christmas (2005)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Fantasy  -  4 December 2005 (USA)
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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.

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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.

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christmas | time travel

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Comedy | Fantasy

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Rated PG for some language, sensuality, thematic elements, and violence | See all certifications »
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Also Known As:

The Spiritual Guilt Trip  »

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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 It's a Wonderful Life (1946) 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
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Delightfully pleasant
12 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I like this twist offered on the take of "The Christmas Carol". It is a refreshing change from the normal Christmas movie. It was touching, funny, and sentimental. It offers you a message of the importance of family without the usual archaic bore. Despite how Tom Arnold became to be known, he still delivers a believable performance. Leslie Jordan gives an outstanding performance. Andrea Roth was just adorable. The cast is above average in their roles. If you want the standard old stuff usually offered up for Christmas movies, then this is not the film for you. If you want something different and unexpected, then you can't miss.


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