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A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004)

On Christmas Day, Santa brings two lonely people together. But can love overcome deception?

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Kevin Connor

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Roger Schroeder
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kelli Williams ... Holly Grant
Patrick Muldoon ... Ryan Hughes
Charles Durning ... Santa Claus
Bruce Thomas ... Ted Powell
Shannon Wilcox ... Joanna Grant
Martin Mull ... Martin Grant
Bridget White ... Carol Grant (as Bridget Ann White)
David Starzyk ... Ian
Jordan Del Spina ... Noah Grant (as Jordan Orr)
Shane Baumel ... Neal Grant
Erica Gimpel ... Beth
Maeve Quinlan ... Diane
John Dybdahl John Dybdahl ... Stu
Kenneth Danziger ... Harrison Lane (as Ken Danziger)
Rodger Bumpass ... Russell Parker
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Storyline

Holly is not looking forward to Xmas. Her brother has a wife and kids to bring to their parents' house. She hasn't had a boyfriend since Ted. Holly loved Ted but he broke her heart when he chose to break up with her when he was transferred to an out of town newspaper owned by his family's publishing empire. Oh, and work is unrewarding--today the woman Holly was helping failed to regain custody of her kids when pro bono lawyer Ryan Hughes never showed up at the hearing. Knowing she will never meet Hughes, Holly has to settle for dictating a nasty letter to him. Holly's friend Diane tries to perk her up by promising to send her a great Xmas present. So when a handsome man with a Xmas tree knocks at her door, she realizes Douglas Firwood is her present and she can take him home to her parents for the day as a boyfriend she is serious about. Holly thinks the day is going perfectly--she and Doug are hitting it off, her family likes Doug, and her family believes every fact about Doug that ... Written by ccomly

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Some Wishes Do Come True...


Certificate:

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Country:

Germany | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 November 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Chlopak na swieta See more »

Filming Locations:

Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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While visiting her parents at home, a touch football game between Holly's old boyfriend, Ted (Bruce Thomas) and her "pretend" boyfriend, Ryan aka Douglas Firwood (Patrick Muldoon) escalates into a ruckus as both men try to best the other. Patrick Muldoon played football for USC. See more »

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The inscription on Holly's snow globe changes fonts between shots. See more »

Quotes

Ryan Hughes: You know, I might be difficult to exchange without a receipt.
Holly Grant: That's ok. I think I'll keep you.
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Hallmark movie done good
25 November 2005 | by Rev_ColeSee all my reviews

I've never found myself much of a fan of Hallmark productions. They call their works original but are more and more just spins/homages to classic movies. Nonetheless, while this movie followed the lines of the average Holiday Romance movie, it was quite good. Kelli Williams was beautiful and mostly believable as her part. The whole story was, while nothing ground breaking, still a wonderful movie that I actually sat through and thoroughly enjoyed. Surprisingly enough, Kelli's young double, another Kelli, was believable as well to be her younger self. All in all, a movie I plan to consider buying on DVD, especially if it has some interesting outtakes and actor interviews.


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