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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year (2008)

TV Movie  |  TV-PG  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  13 December 2008 (USA)
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The overwhelming tasks that go along with Christmas have taken the joy out of the holidays for busy single mom Jennifer Cullen. Then her Uncle Ralph arrives at her home with the young, ... See full summary »

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Brian Cullen (as Connor Levins)
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Richard Windom
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Stephen Windom
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Winnie Windom
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The overwhelming tasks that go along with Christmas have taken the joy out of the holidays for busy single mom Jennifer Cullen. Then her Uncle Ralph arrives at her home with the young, handsome Morgan Derby. Morgan's love of Christmas, and life, is contagious and as Jennifer glumly navigates through the holidays, she soon realizes that what she needs most is right under her nose. Stars Henry Winkler, Brooke Burns and Warren Christie. Written by Anonymous

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L'invité de Noël  »

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When Richard is showing his commercial to Jennifer, he says, "We start running them tomorrow," then says sales are up 30+ per cent because everyone wants to see the terrible man in the commercial, which he just said hasn't run yet. See more »

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Uncle Ralph: One of the first things I learned as a beat cop: never trust a man who wears $800 shoes.
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Cozy little Christmas movie
14 December 2008 | by (Minnesota, United States) – See all my reviews

While channel surfing last week I saw just a glimpse of a preview and although I had no idea what the plot would be about I thought I would give it a try to see what "The Fonz" would be like in a Holiday flick.

I wasn't expecting much....and I LOVED every minute. The plot in a nutshell is a single mom and her young son are looking forward to spend the Holidays with "Crazy Uncle Ralph" and her boyfriend's family. While at the airport Ralph meets a wandering dashing stranger and because his flight is cancelled he spends the Christmas season with them.

Romantic and Christmasy, cute and cozy...this is a perfect movie to cuddle up under a blanket with a hot cup of cocoa next to a fireplace with the special someone. I thought the acting was great considering it is a made for TV movie and Morgan, the stranger, is HOT with a capital H.

Check it out to get in a cheerful mood for the Holiday season!


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