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The Night Before the Night Before Christmas (2010)

When Santa sets off on his Christmas duties a day early, crashes into the Fox family's house, ends up with amnesia and loses his magic sack of presents, he needs help! But the Fox family ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jennifer Beals ... Angela Fox
Rick Roberts ... Wayne Fox
R.D. Reid R.D. Reid ... Santa
Jordan Prentice ... Nigel Thumb
Gage Munroe ... Toby Fox
Rebecca Williams Rebecca Williams ... Hannah Fox
Marcia Bennett ... Mrs. Claus
Clé Bennett ... Lonnie (as Cle Bennett)
Kim Roberts ... Yolanda
Sam Malkin Sam Malkin ... Hank
Brad Borbridge Brad Borbridge ... Wes
Billy Otis ... Karl
Karl Campbell ... Registration Desk Guy
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Storyline

When Santa sets off on his Christmas duties a day early, crashes into the Fox family's house, ends up with amnesia and loses his magic sack of presents, he needs help! But the Fox family are a modern and broken family. Can they help him? The parents are preoccupied with work and the kids aren't very festive. But it's up to them to help Santa find his magical bag of toys and the clock is ticking or Christmas will be ruined. Forced to set their own problems aside and work together the Fox family rediscover how much they enjoy being together and realise that maybe they need to reprioritise their lives. The Night Before The Night Before Christmas is a crazy Christmas fantasy for all the family, brimming with festive spirit. Written by Anonymous

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Family | Fantasy

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 November 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cum sa pui la cale un Craciun See more »

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Color
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Goofs

When Santa is first ready to take off, Nigel tells him to start his flight in New Zealand, in the easternmost time zones, and work his way west as the time zones progress. That notion is discarded for the rest of the movie as Santa spends Christmas Eve in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Nigel, Santa and the Foxes work on the premise that they have to get everything ready for Santa by midnight Central Standard Time (in Milwaukee), while Christmas Day is already almost over in places like New Zealand. See more »

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Hannah Fox: [to Angela, about Nigel] Who's the leprechaun and does he have a pot of gold?
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Passable But Not much more
27 August 2017 | by Christmas-ReviewerSee all my reviews

BEWARE OF FALSE REVIEWS & REVIEWERS. SOME REVIEWERS HAVE ONLY ONE REVIEW TO THEIR NAME. NOW WHEN ITS A POSITIVE REVIEW THAT TELLS ME THEY WERE INVOLVED WITH THE MOVIE. IF ITS A NEGATIVE REVIEW THEN THEY MIGHT HAVE A GRUDGE AGAINST THE FILM . NOW I HAVE REVIEWED OVER 300 HOLIDAY FILMS & SPECIALS. I HAVE NO AGENDA.

The Night Before the Night Before Christmas is a 2010 Hallmark Channel Original Movie about Angela and Wayne Fox (Jennifer Beals and Rick Roberts) who are workaholic parents.

Santa sets off on his Christmas duties a day early and crashes into the Fox family's house. He ends up with amnesia and loses his magic sack of presents. The Fox family are a modern and broken family. The parents are preoccupied with work and the kids are not very festive. Forced to set their own problems aside and work together, they help Santa find his magical bag of toys.

The whole family can enjoy this film. Its not a b ad film and most of the characters are fleshed out. Its worth a viewing.

What I found funny is that all trees in this film were green and full of leaves. Its Winter time the trees should be bare!


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