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The Christmas Ornament (2013)

TV-G | | Romance | TV Movie 16 November 2013
A widow plans to give Christmas festivities a miss, as they bring back too many memories of her late husband.

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Kathy Howard
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Tim Pierce
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Jenna Lowe
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Connor
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Ben Lowe
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Graham
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Sarah
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Mario
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Eve Atkinson
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Middle Aged Man
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Andrea
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Rebecca
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Vanessa
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Dale
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Newly widowed Kathy plans to skip out on decking the halls and trimming the tree this Christmas, trying to avoid anything that will bring back memories of her late husband. The only Christmas tradition she will observe is baking cookies for her friends, a passion since she was a child. When Kathy meets handsome Christmas tree shop owner Tim, their undeniable chemistry - along with an ornament Tim gives her that symbolizes hope-helps Kathy open up to the joys of the season again. With the support of her best friend Jenna, and the budding relationship with Tim, Kathy begins to embrace the hopeful message of the ornament. Although Kathy wants to take a chance on Tim, she struggles to find the balance between preserving the memory of her husband and moving on with her own future. Is the Christmas ornament a sign that she can have a hopeful future? Written by Anonymous

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Even though it's Christmas, the trees in the streets still have most of their leaves. See more »

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Kathy's bike business is called "Dream Cycle" but when Kathy and Jenna are discussing Kathy's starting a cookie business, Jenna calls it "Dream Bikes." See more »

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References Sesame Street (1969) See more »

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Isn't Christmastime a Wonderful Thing?
Written by: Joe Lervold & Lisa Aschmann
Performed by: Carla Helmbrecht with The Joel Evans Quartet
Courtesy of Cinemasters and Imaginary Friends Music Partners
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I Was Impressed
27 November 2017 | by See all my reviews

My talent is not writing but I want to say something about this movie.

I was expecting it to be an average movie or worse, so I watched it last of three movies on Sunday evening. It should have been the first one I watched.

I watch a lot of these kinds of Christmas movies and I personally rate everyone for myself, from 1 rating to 5 rating. Most of them, I rate about a 3. This was a 4 rating.

I don't know if it was mostly the director, writing or acting that made this movie better than most. All of the performances were good, particularly the lead male actor. For him, "Natural" was the word that came to mind as I watched him. Even the small parts were good, like the Christmas tree sale helper.

One of the messages of the film is very important of which everyone should heed.

"Discover what you love to do and figure out a way to make money doing it."


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