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Switchmas (2012)
"Ira Finkelstein's Christmas" (original title)

 -  Comedy | Family  -  29 October 2013 (USA)
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A Christmas obsessed Jewish boy on his way to sunny Florida figures out how to get the Christmas of his dreams by trading airline tickets and places with another boy on his way to snowy Christmastown, WA.

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Sam Finkelstein
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Max Finkelstein
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Mikey Amato (as Justin Howell)
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Libby Wilson
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Rosie Finkelstein
Shaye Hodgins ...
Clare
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Jennifer Cameo
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Jessica Wilson
Meg Savlov ...
Ruth Finkelstein
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Walt Wilson
Jack Fleischmann ...
Kyle
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Sol
Ashton Herrild ...
Jack The Jerk
Tracy Hyland ...
Julie
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Ira J. Finkelstein is obsessed with Christmas. He's seen every Christmas movie ever made and his dreams are filled with reindeer, sleigh rides and SNOW. The problem? Ira's Jewish - and at 11 years old, Christmas is passing him by. When Ira's hopes for a holiday vacation in Aspen are dashed, he hatches a plan to finally get the Christmas of his dreams. Flying unaccompanied to visit his grandparents in Florida, he swaps tickets with Mikey, another 11-year-old on his way to Christmastown, WA . Ira gets more than he bargained for when he experiences his first "White Christmas". Written by Anonymous

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All I Want Is Christmas  »

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$750,000 (estimated)
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Funny and sweet family Holiday movie- something for everyone in this charmer
29 April 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie at the Seattle premier. I was happily surprised by the fun and sweet content of the film. I thought it would be a real "kids" movie and that I would be bored but it was completely the opposite. The script was well written with a few zingers for both kids and adults alike and the characters were likable and very real. The story line itself takes an original turn- even though it contains the echo of parent trap-like movies from the 60s and 70s. That may be why I like it so much- it stayed true to being a wholesome film suitable for the entire family but had enough humor and one liners in it to keep everyone entertained without feeling like they had seen it before. Plus, there is some really great original holiday music in it as an added bonus. I highly recommend taking your entire family to see this sweet, family film. Beware- the ending is so well written that it will invoke a few happy/joy tears. Loved it! It should be a Christmas tradition.


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