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Christmas Every Day (1996)

Billy Jackson is not having a good Christmas. He got a basketball and just can't make a jump shot. His Uncle David is coming to town to open a Valu-Mall, which will put his dad's store out ... See full summary »

Director:

Larry Peerce

Writers:

Stephen Alix (story), Stephen Alix (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Robert Hays ... Henry Jackson
Bess Armstrong ... Molly Jackson
Erik von Detten ... Billy Jackson
Yvonne Zima ... Sarah Jackson
Robert Curtis Brown ... Uncle David Jackson
Robin Riker ... Aunt Carolyn Jackson
Julia Whelan ... Cousin Jacey Jackson
Tyler Mason Buckalew Tyler Mason Buckalew ... Joey Mancuso
Terrence Currier ... Mr. Charmers (as Terrence P. Currier)
Kara Woods Kara Woods ... Diane
Lindsay Austin Hough Lindsay Austin Hough ... Mike
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
George Allen George Allen ... Himself (as Gov. George Allen)
Mark Ross Edrys Mark Ross Edrys ... Street Santa
Woody Robertson Jr. Woody Robertson Jr. ... Mr. Kelly
David Whorf David Whorf ... Dr. Baker
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Storyline

Billy Jackson is not having a good Christmas. He got a basketball and just can't make a jump shot. His Uncle David is coming to town to open a Valu-Mall, which will put his dad's store out of business. When he tells his little sister Sarah that there is no Santa, she makes a wish that it would be Christmas every day. Now he must relive Christmas Day over and over again. Written by Les MacDonald at {mcmac@mb.sympatico.ca}

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Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 December 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Christmas Every Day See more »

Filming Locations:

Ashland, Virginia, USA

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Christmas Every Day is a short story by William Dean Howells about a young American girl whose wish that Christmas would come daily is granted for an entire year. It was published in Christmas Every Day and Other Stories Told for Children in 1892. See more »

Goofs

Full green trees are in full view in the background when Billy is at the basketball court playing ball with Joey and the others, and also when he is practicing his jump shot in the front yard. See more »

Connections

References Groundhog Day (1993) See more »

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Christmas comes only once a day
14 December 2001 | by helpless_dancerSee all my reviews

A 13 year old boy, a lad I wanted to slap across a large space, detests Christmas and all the family gathering that goes with it. After his sister talks him into wishing Christmas would come every day, suddenly it became Christmas each morning of his life. There was much whining from the boy for the first couple of mornings, but eventually he came to realize that the holidays weren't as bad as they appeared. Funny, entertaining picture even though it was schmaltzy and unrealistic.


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