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Switchmas (2012)

Ira Finkelstein's Christmas (original title)
TV-PG | | Comedy, Family | 1 November 2012 (USA)
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A Christmas obsessed Jewish boy on his way to sunny Florida figures out how to get the Christmas of his dreams by trading airline tickets and places with another boy on his way to snowy Christmastown, WA.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Sam Finkelstein
... Max Finkelstein
... Ira J. Finkelstein
... Mikey Amato (as Justin Howell)
... Libby Wilson
... Rosie Finkelstein
Shaye Hodgins ... Clare Wilson
Julianne Christie ... Jennifer Cameo
Jenna Levin ... Jessica Wilson
Meg Savlov ... Ruth Finkelstein
Tony Doupe ... Walt Wilson
Jack Fleischmann ... Kyle Wilson
... Sol
Ashton Herrild ... Jack The Jerk
Tracy Hyland ... Julie Amato
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Ira J. Finkelstein is obsessed with Christmas. He's seen every Christmas movie ever made and his dreams are filled with reindeer, sleigh rides and SNOW. The problem? Ira's Jewish - and at 11 years old, Christmas is passing him by. When Ira's hopes for a holiday vacation in Aspen are dashed, he hatches a plan to finally get the Christmas of his dreams. Flying unaccompanied to visit his grandparents in Florida, he swaps tickets with Mikey, another 11-year-old on his way to Christmastown, WA . Ira gets more than he bargained for when he experiences his first "White Christmas". Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Family

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All I Want Is Christmas  »

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$750,000 (estimated)
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During the first Hanukkah night, Ira's Grandparents that Mikey visited them, they sing it in Yiddish language as opposed to Hebrew language. See more »

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Cute and Fun
27 October 2016 | by See all my reviews

BEWARE OF FALSE REVIEWS & REVIEWERS. SOME REVIEWERS HAVE ONLY ONE REVIEW TO THEIR NAME. WHEN ITS A POSITIVE REVIEW THAT TELLS ME THEY WERE INVOLVED WITH THE FILM. IF ITS A NEGATIVE REVIEW THEN THEY MIGHT HAVE A GRUDGE AGAINST THE FILM . NOW I HAVE REVIEWED OVER 200 HOLIDAY FILMS. I HAVE NO AGENDA. I AM HONEST!

Here is a cute little film I watched last night. the film is called "Switchmas" . It is a throwback to old Disney Movies of the 1960's and 1970's. There is a few things in this film that makes be cringe. What I like most about this film was how they showed "Christmas" through the eyes of a child. This film is very family safe. Sullen teens won't like this. I think if you are a parent to a young child it will be a wonderful viewing experience.

"Switchmas" is an American musical comedy film directed by Sue Corcoran. It tells the story of a Christmas obsessed Jewish boy on his way to sunny Florida who figures out how to get the Christmas of his dreams by trading airline tickets and places with another boy on his way to snowy Christmas-Town, WA. This film also features CGI scenes based on Ira's Christmas dreams.


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