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Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1991)

While newspaper writer Church struggles with the death of his wife, he receives a "special" assignment. He must answer a little girl's question about whether Santa Claus really exists. ... See full summary »

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Charles Jarrott
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Thomas ... James O'Hanlan
Edward Asner ... Edward P. Mitchell
Charles Bronson ... Francis Church
Massimo Bonetti Massimo Bonetti ... Donelli
Tamsin Kelsey ... Evie O'Hanlan
Colleen Winton ... Andrea Borland
John Novak
Katharine Isabelle ... Virginia O'Hanlon (as Katherine Isobel)
Shawn Macdonald Shawn Macdonald ... Teddy O'Hanlan (as Shawn MacDonald)
Garry Chalk ... Goss
Lillian Carlson ... Mrs. Goldstein
Virginia Bagnato Virginia Bagnato ... Maria
John Kirkconnell John Kirkconnell ... Sean O'Hanlan
Kerry Sandomirsky ... Celeste
William Samples William Samples ... Mr. Schuller
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While newspaper writer Church struggles with the death of his wife, he receives a "special" assignment. He must answer a little girl's question about whether Santa Claus really exists. Based on a true story. Written by Anthony Brock

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Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

...und den Weihnachtsmann gibts doch See more »

Filming Locations:

British Columbia, Canada

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Goofs

The editorial was published in a September edition of The Sun, yet the movie shows it being published on Christmas eve. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Night Court: Party Girl: Part 1 (1992) See more »

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Charles Bronson, Yes Virginia
8 July 2007 | by debbiejeantheresaSee all my reviews

Finally! I've found this movie was never released. I have been looking for this movie forever it seems. I talk to people and they don't know what I'm talking about, have never seen it. I'm NOT going crazy. *lol* How can we get this movie released? IS there anything that a regular person can do? I saw the movie on TV and it's stuck in my head all of this time. It NEEDS to be released!!!! I feel, just my personal opinion, it's the best movie Charles Bronson ever made. I know, I know, real die hard fans won't say that but Christmas is in my heart all year long and it's the best Christmas movie I've ever seen. Please, if anyone knows anything, let me know. As I said, I've been looking for this movie forever. How can we get it released? Anyone?


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