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The Heart of Christmas
Written by Matthew West
(c) Songs of Southside Independent Music Publishing/External Combustion Music/Songs for Delaney
Administered by Warner Chappell Music
Performed by Matthew West See more »
The whole movie plays out like a giant St. Jude hospital commercial.
While i feel the acting is good and draws the viewer in for an emotional movie experience, it seems like the screenplay was written for just that purpose. The writers create an emotional roller coaster where the only option is to donate money to St. Jude. The movie follows a family's struggle with a terminally ill child, but with frequent references to the St. Jude hospital's staff and general medical care it's hard to get lost in the plot. Next time i'd rather just watch their late night infomercials and skip the movie part of it. Not my ideal movie watching experience.
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