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Chasing Christmas (2005)

TV Movie  |  PG  |   |  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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Cameron
Suzanne Cameron
Robert Clarke ...
Trevor James
Alison (as Sarah Jane Redmond)
Bellboy (as Juan-Carlos Velis)
Child #1
Child #2


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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Comedy | Fantasy

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





Release Date:

4 December 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Spiritual Guilt Trip  »

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The hotel setting for 1978 has door locks, lighting, and building materials that did not exist in 1978. Look for the key card locks on the doors. See more »


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Aewsome and fun Christmas movie
26 December 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I rented this movie as a kinda last minute mistake on Christmas Eve, I was hoping to get White Christmas but like I said.... I rented this. Maybe there was some film errors and maybe starwars was not played on Christmas eve, however to capture an time period I believe that creativity is an important feature, just like movies about the 60s will often have VW beetles from the 70s and so on and so forth. I though that it would be an awful B movie, however I do like Tom he was great in True Lies, this movie was a very fun and cute movie, exploring the real meaning of family in an enjoyable fable. The rest of the movie has amusing antidotes and a funny twist on the original Christmas carol. An absolutely marvelous and fun pleaser, and if you don't like Tom Arnold, maybe his roll will surprise you.

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