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A terminally unlucky single mother wonders if she will ever be lucky as Christmas approaches.

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Holly
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Mike
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Max
Mike Bell ...
Joe
Julia Arkos ...
Kate
Megan MacArton ...
Rose (as Megan McArton)
Robert Huculak ...
Bob
Stephen Eric McIntyre ...
Vijay (as Stephen McIntyre)
Kelly Wolfman ...
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Kelly
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Tony
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Marcy
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Fireman
Ross McMillan ...
Lottery Official
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Waitress
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Lucky Christmas is the story of Holly Ceroni, a single mom trying to get back on her feet, but who is crushed to learn her winning lottery ticket is in the glove compartment of her recently stolen car. Mike Ronowski, the construction worker behind Holly's missing property, goes along with a master plan to befriend Holly and coerce her into giving him half of her winnings. Mike unexpectedly falls in love with Holly and learns there are more important things in life than quick money in time for the holidays. Written by Smash Media

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Um Natal Premiado  »

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There does not seem to be sufficient time between the moment Holly and Max enter the house to the moment they discover the Christmas lights outside, for Mike and Joe to have put the lights up. See more »

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References How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966) See more »

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Music by Franz Gruber
Lyrics by Joseph Mohr
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Stocking stuffer or holiday junk mail? Maybe a bit of both...
13 November 2011 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

Elizabeth Berkley is once again the freshest thing in an otherwise stale movie, this one made-for-TV. Sorry yuletide concoction attempts to equate car theft, a lottery win, ice hockey and last-chance boy-girl romance with the holiday spirit. Financially-strapped single mom (whose husband disappeared somewhat mysteriously before the story begins) has her car stolen with a special "Christmas lottery ticket" in the glove compartment. Of course the ticket is a winner--worth an underachieving one million dollars--and of course the guy involved in the car-nabbing is a handsome bachelor with a soft spot for struggling moms and their offspring. Berkley actually manages to make her scenes tender and believable, however the rest of this Hallmark Channel presentation is rather bedraggled.


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