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Chasing Christmas (2005)

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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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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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1.78 : 1
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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 »


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


My Real Christmas List
Written by Joe Lervold & Lisa Aschmann
Performed by The Joel Evans Quartet with Frank Jackson, vocal
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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.

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