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Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010)

A magazine journalist who no longer celebrates Christmas visits the quaint town of Mistletoe to blog about an inspirational - albeit questionably delusional - man who parades around pretending to be the real Santa Claus.

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Kevin Connor
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Christine Taylor ... Annabelle Wahl
Christopher Wiehl ... Mark Stafford
William Morgan Sheppard ... Kris Kringle (as W. Morgan Sheppard)
Lin Shaye ... Zelda
Shashawnee Hall ... Mayor Phil Green
Michael Chieffo ... Hank
Vivica A. Fox ... Zoe Marsden
Tony Cicchetti Tony Cicchetti ... Jake
John Farley ... Lloyd
Angela Pierce ... Dr. Nora
John Kapelos ... Harley
Katy Stoll Katy Stoll ... Carly
Kristin Burke ... Betty Anne Clark
Jonathan Spencer ... Jonathan (Animal Shelter Worker)
Harrison Forsyth Harrison Forsyth ... Josh
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Storyline

A magazine journalist who no longer celebrates Christmas visits the quaint town of Mistletoe to blog about an inspirational - albeit questionably delusional - man who parades around pretending to be the real Santa Claus.

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Comedy | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 December 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A karácsony szelleme See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Trivia

The third of five (as of 2015) Christmas/Santa Claus themed movies directed by Kevin Connor, beginning with Santa, Jr. (2002), A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004), Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010), Annie Claus Is Coming to Town (2011), and most recently, A Christmas Kiss II (2014). See more »

Goofs

At around the 90 minute mark as Mark and Anna are searching for Kris Mark runs a stop sign just before making a right turn. See more »

Quotes

Kringle: Looking in the rear-view mirror, is no way to live one's life.
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Soundtracks

Good King Wenceslas
(uncredited)
Written by John M. Neale and Thomas Helmore
Sung by William Morgan Sheppard, Michael Chieffo, Shashawnee Hall and the party goers
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Very Cute Movie!
1 November 2014 | by rgates1963-66-227857See all my reviews

I thought this was a perfect holiday film full of emotion, happiness, love, and longing for a simpler time. I have to admit I instantly thought the lead was really cute and got better looking as the film went on. I googled her name and what do you know? Marsha Brady! Yup, about as cute as they come. She is delightful as a woman longing for love. And, Santa is about as good as one has every been. If you don't know him, he was in Gettysburg and told Lee to take the high ground. "That bloody damned hill was bare as his bloody damned head! We all saw it, as God is my witness! We were all there." Watch this film. It is a wonderful happy film!


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