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Twas the Episode Before Christmas 

A criminal in the witness protection scheme is killed but his wife and baby manage to escape. When fleeing, the baby is left in Agnes' apartment but without any explanation. Maddie and Addison decide to try to find the mother.

Director:

Peter Werner

Writers:

Glenn Gordon Caron (created by), Glenn Gordon Caron

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Cybill Shepherd ... Maddie Hayes
Bruce Willis ... David Addison Jr.
Allyce Beasley ... Agnes DiPesto
Richard Belzer ... Leonard
Leslie Wing ... Mary Goodman
James Avery ... Reuben King
Daniel Chodos Daniel Chodos ... Saul King
John Hostetter ... Jim King
Ralph Meyering Jr. Ralph Meyering Jr. ... Joseph Goodman
Brian Libby ... Leonard's Henchman
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Storyline

It's Christmas time and Addison has set up a Santa hot line in the agency to earn some money. At the same time, a criminal in the witness protection scheme is killed but his wife and baby who witnessed the murder manage to escape. When fleeing, the baby is left in Agnes' apartment but without any explanation. Maddie and Addison decide to try to find the mother. The mother eventually turns up at the Blue Moon agency looking for Agnes and her baby. Written by jem

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 December 1985 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The title is from "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" or "A Visit from St. Nicholas" first published anonymously in the Troy, New York Sentinel on December 23, 1823 by Clement Clarke Moore. See more »

Quotes

Madelyn 'Maddie' Hayes: You ever noticed you answer all my questions with a question?
David Addison Jr.: I do?
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Connections

Featured in The 100 Greatest Christmas Moments (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Written by Haven Gillespie and J. Fred Coots
Performed by The Crystals
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