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A Christmas Romance (1994)

A widowed mother with financial woes comes to the aid of a bill collector who crashes his car in a snowstorm.

Director:

Sheldon Larry

Writers:

Maggie Davis (novel), Darrah Cloud (teleplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Olivia Newton-John ... Julia Stonecypher
Gregory Harrison ... Brian Harding
Chloe Lattanzi ... Deenie
Stephanie Sawyer ... Emily Rose
Tom Heaton ... Mel Betsill
Stephen E. Miller ... Bert Betsill
Brent Stait ... O.T. Betsill
Susan Astley Susan Astley ... Margie Peterson
Tom McBeath ... Mr. Macklin
Anna Ferguson ... Old Woman
Teryl Rothery ... Susan
Mel Ryane Mel Ryane ... Felicity (as Melody Ryane)
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Storyline

A widowed mother with financial woes comes to the aid of a bill collector who crashes his car in a snowstorm.

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A single mother who needs a chance. A banker who needs a change. See more »


Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 December 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La romance de Noël See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Chloe Lattanzi who plays Deenie is actually Olivia Newton-John's real life daughter. See more »

Soundtracks

The Way of Love
Words and Music by Olivia Newton-John
Sung by Olivia Newton-John
From the Album "Gaia"
© 1994 ONJ Productions, USA.
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Great Film
8 September 2016 | by Christmas-ReviewerSee all my reviews

Snow strands a young widow (Olivia Newton-John) and her two daughters with a banker (Gregory Harrison) holding their eviction notice. Olvia Newton-John plays her part effortlessly.

A Christmas Romance

Olivia Newton-John plays a widow with 2 young daughters living high in the mountains and facing the prospect of a bleak "Christmas" having lost her job and with the threat of the bank taking her home through non mortgage payments.

Olivia's 1994 film A Christmas Romance was really Olivia's celebration that she was alive and well after her ordeal with breast cancer.

The film was also special as Chloe, in her screen debut, played her on-screen daughter (billed as Chloe Lattanzi).

TV Movie where a debt collector gets stranded by bad weather at the house of the lovely single mother (Olivia) he is harassing for unpaid debts....This did very well in the 1994 Christmas ratings, reaching #7 in the ratings for that week.

This film is worth watching. Watch it if you get the chance. Never boring. Its one of the better Christmas TV-Films that pop up in December.


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