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Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010)

A magazine journalist who no longer celebrates Christmas visits the quaint town of Mistletoe to blog about an inspirational - albeit questionably delusional - man who parades around pretending to be the real Santa Claus.

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Annabelle Wahl
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Mark Stafford
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Kris Kringle (as W. Morgan Sheppard)
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Zelda
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Mayor Phil Green
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Hank
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Zoe Marsden
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Jake
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Lloyd
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Dr. Nora
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Harley
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Carly
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Betty Anne Clark
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Jonathan (Animal Shelter Worker)
Harrison Forsyth ...
Josh
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A magazine journalist who no longer celebrates Christmas visits the quaint town of Mistletoe to blog about an inspirational - albeit questionably delusional - man who parades around pretending to be the real Santa Claus.

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A karácsony szelleme  »

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The third of five (as of 2015) Christmas/Santa Claus themed movies directed by Kevin Connor, beginning with Santa, Jr. (2002), A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004), Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010), Annie Claus is Coming to Town (2011), and most recently, A Christmas Kiss II (2014). See more »

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Kringle: Looking in the rear-view mirror, is no way to live one's life.
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Good King Wenceslas
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Written by John M. Neale and Thomas Helmore
Sung by William Morgan Sheppard, Michael Chieffo, Shashawnee Hall and the party goers
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This movie has all the right reasons that made it very enjoyable!
14 December 2014 | by See all my reviews

I saw this movie several times, and each time I enjoyed it just as much. I liked the plot, scenery, lines, directing...all stayed focused on Christmas in a nice Christmas way (meaning: nothing boring, ridiculous, or depressing).......All the main players were well-casted, enjoyable, and nicely talented......except the only player that was annoying was the waitress. She was over-bearing with her over-zealous words and actions...always trying to stand out too much...and also touchy-feely......"Anna Wall," with her humbug attitude, was not miserable or over-powering or detracting...Her reason for it was totally understandable.......the Kris Kringle part was played out well......and "Mark Stafford" was ideal.....It has continuous good points...and a good flow...which I think makes it a better than average Hallmark Christmas movie...and therefore, enjoyable to watch again and again.


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