Christmas Heart: A Mother's Story 

Inspired by real events: Young Gabe is about to learn the true meaning of Christmas. His mother Katie suffers from a near death experience and is waiting for a heart transplant. All with the help of the spirit of a real life hero.


John Charles Hunt (rumored)


John Charles Hunt (screenplay), Kathlyn Hunt (story)

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Status: Completed | See complete list of  »
Updated: 6 September 2017
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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Christopher Mann ... Bobby Taylor (rumored)
Chris McMullin ... Actor (rumored)
Melissa Martinelli ... Actor (rumored)
Alexander Ryan Alexander Ryan ... Actor (rumored)
Karla Shantz ... Actor (rumored)
Louis Desiato Louis Desiato ... Narrator (rumored)
Ed McCool Ed McCool ... Actor (rumored)


A real life American Christmas tale of a loving family, and their spirit in tough times. Katie is a divorced single mother with a young son Gabe. A year following the untimely death of Katie's father Dick Forrest, a loving father and grandfather to Gabe. Dick saves two children from drowning at the beach, and dies after slipping into a coma. A year later, the Forrest family is gathered for a Thanksgiving feast, brothers Rick and Danny share time with Katie and mother Carol remembering dad. That night, Katie is stricken with heart failure and Gabe is there to call 911 to save his mother in time, but Katie is now in need of a new heart to survive. Young Gabe brings his family together to support his mother as the Christmas holiday nears. Gabe dreams of his grandfather and wakes to find the spirit of Dick Forrest is there to help him get through the tough times ahead. A heart is found for Katie and a pilot from Virginia named Joe Denison teams with an organ transport specialist, Bobby ... Written by Anonymous

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Discover the hero in us all. Inspired by a true story.





Filming Locations:

Doylestown, Pennsylvania, USA See more »

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Sayre Woods Media See more »
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