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Angel in the Family (2004)

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An ailing widowed father and his two estranged daughters experience a miracle when their late matriarch returns to spend Christmas with them.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Meredith Baxter ... Lorraine
Ronny Cox ... Buddy
Natasha Gregson Wagner ... Beth
Tracey Needham ... Sarah
John Pyper-Ferguson ... Alex
David Chisum ... David
Tommy Hinkley ... Joe
Tess Harper ... Mrs. Nelly Tomkins
Alex Scarlis Alex Scarlis ... Keith (as Alexander Scarlis)
Kristina Krofft ... Assistant
Joshua Grenrock Joshua Grenrock ... Howie
Patrick Day ... The Client
James Tumminia ... Doctor
Warren D. Davis Warren D. Davis ... Minister
Dominic Scott Kay ... Frankie
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Storyline

Sarah Bishop and her estranged sister Beth are reunited after their father Buddy suffers a mild stroke. Buddy, who's never accepted the loss of his wife Lorraine, wants only one thing-to return home for Christmas. With sweet memories of a life gone by, Sarah makes an impossible wish that her mother could be there, too. By morning, it is as if a winter prayer has been answered. Bearing a message of hope, healing, and everlasting love, a miracle has arrived... Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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A story everyone can relate to about a miracle everyone wishes for. Get ready to believe the impossible. See more »

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Official Sites:

Hallmark Entertainment

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 December 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Home for Christmas See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Some scenes were filmed at the old Hearld Examiner building in downtown Los Angeles, purported to be haunted. A crew member was walking up the stairs to the 2nd floor and the book in her back pocket was removed and thrown down the stairs - no one was with her at the time. Another crew member reported a door that would open an close by itself on the 4th floor. See more »

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Excellent movie...
25 May 2006 | by charlene-29See all my reviews

A Must See - especially for those who have experienced the great loss of someone they love... just goes to show us all - that even tho we've lost the physical person we had here on Earth - their love & spirit radiates/stays all around us until it's our time to go to Heaven. The movie reflects Life as it is in Our Time - hard, too busy, full of misunderstandings... Then shows us the bottom line - that Love will get us thru no matter what. That we should all take good care of each other - seeing past our deceiving exteriors - well into each other's true hearts. Meredith Baxter and all of the actors in this movie - did a great job! Want to get this movie for our home collection - will view it over and over and over again!


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