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The Heart of Christmas (2011)

TV-G | | Drama, Family | TV Movie 4 December 2011
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The Locke family are devastated when they learn their 2-year-old son, Dax, has leukemia.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Megan Walsh
... Julie Locke
... Dax Locke
... Dax Locke
... Austin Locke (as Eric Beck)
... Michelle Denford
Anita Renfroe ... Theresa (Julie's Mother)
Sophie Sinise ... Nurse Laura
... Trish Hurtgren
... Dr. Don Sandler
... Walt Walsh
... Dr. Benson
Brooke Bryan ... Emma Walsh
Christian Nelson ... Jackson Walsh
Hayden Nelson ... Jackson Walsh
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The Locke family are devastated when they learn their 2-year-old son, Dax, has leukemia.

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Drama | Family

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4 December 2011 (USA)  »

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A Magia de um Sonho  »

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In this movie Candace Cameron Bure costars with Erin Bethea. In the movie, "Fireproof," Bethea played the wife of Bure's real life brother Kirk Cameron. Both are faith based films. See more »

Soundtracks

O Come All Ye Faithful
Lyrics by Frederick Oakeley (uncredited) and music by John Reading (uncredited)
[Incorrectly credited as Traditional}
Performed by Matthew West
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Great Movie
14 December 2011 | by See all my reviews

All the actors were great. Extremely liked Austin and his dad and mom. Hope to see them in other movie's! This movie will make you move on the inside with emotions. I am not an emontional person but watching what they all went thru and to see a mom and dad be so strong with the child of a disease the true parents if they are this strong God has to be with them.I hope that this movie will be one that the family looks forward to seeing every Christmas. I also believe that this movie should be viewed at youth detention centers. Maybe it would help the children who think they have a problem realize that they really don't. I pastor a church and have told my members to watch this movie with their children.


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