6.0/10
580
8 user 2 critic

It's Christmas, Carol! (2012)

The story of driven, heartless, publishing executive Carol Huffman, who on Christmas Eve is visited by the ghost of her former boss, Eve. Eve tells Carol that she has lost sight of the ... See full summary »

Director:

Michael Scott (as Michael M. Scott)

Writers:

William Penick (teleplay), Christopher Sey (teleplay)
Reviews
Popularity
3,468 ( 653)
2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

The Wishing Tree (TV Movie 2012)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A special Christmas tree decorated with handwritten wishes helps Evan and his group of orphaned students develop a connection and a sense of family.

Director: Terry Ingram
Stars: Jason Gedrick, Erica Cerra, Richard Harmon
Best Christmas Party Ever (TV Movie 2014)
Drama | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Jennie Stanton (Torrey DeVitto) throws the best Christmas parties every year for her company, Petra's Parties. Things are a little different this year, as Petra is retiring and looks to the... See full summary »

Director: John Bradshaw
Stars: Torrey DeVitto, Steve Lund, Linda Thorson
Comedy | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Stranded at an airport at Christmastime, Ashley Harrison accepts a ride from Dash Sutherland, who has just rented the last car in town. As the pair heads north, their adventures include car... See full summary »

Director: Kristoffer Tabori
Stars: Meghan Ory, Andrew W. Walker, Aaron Craven
Angels and Ornaments (TV Movie 2014)
Family | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Three suitors pursue a hopeless romantic after she makes a wish to find true love before Christmas

Director: Alan Goluboff
Stars: Jessalyn Gilsig, Sergio Di Zio, Graham Abbey
I'm Not Ready for Christmas (TV Movie 2015)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Holly's world is turned upside down when her niece's wish to Santa Claus comes true and she cannot tell a lie. As her career and love life go into disarray, she must learn to judge between the truth and what is right.

Director: Sam Irvin
Stars: Alicia Witt, George Stults, Brigid Brannagh
Christmas Cupid (TV Movie 2010)
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Sloane is a beautiful, stylish woman on the fast track to success in her public relations firm when a starlet client, Caitlin, dies. Caitlin immediately becomes Sloane's own personal "Jacob... See full summary »

Director: Gil Junger
Stars: Christina Milian, Ashley Benson, Jackée Harry
Snowglobe (TV Movie 2007)
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young woman discovers a Christmas-themed dreamworld inside a magical snowglobe.

Director: Ron Lagomarsino
Stars: Christina Milian, Erin Karpluk, Hilda Doherty
A Very Merry Mix-Up (TV Movie 2013)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Shop owner Alice Chapman is nervous about meeting her future in-laws at Christmas, especially because she is arriving ahead of her new fiancé, Will Mitchum. Alice's trip becomes more ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Wright
Stars: Alicia Witt, Mark Wiebe, Lawrence Dane
Moonlight & Mistletoe (TV Movie 2008)
Drama | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In 'Saint' Nick Crosby's old-fashioned year-round Christmas village Santaville, working as an elf on Christmas preparations all year killed his daughter Holly's seasonal spirit. So she ... See full summary »

Director: Karen Arthur
Stars: Tom Arnold, Candace Cameron Bure, Barbara Niven
Silver Bells (TV Movie 2005)
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Manhattanite Catherine O'Mara (Heche) bonds with a young man who has run away from his father. When the father returns to New York a year later to sell his Christmas trees, he and Catherine cross paths.

Director: Dick Lowry
Stars: Anne Heche, Tate Donovan, Michael Mitchell
Catch a Christmas Star (TV Movie 2013)
Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

With the help of his two precocious kids, a widower reconnects with his high school sweetheart, who just happens to be one of the biggest pop stars on the planet.

Director: John Bradshaw
Stars: Shannon Elizabeth, Steve Byers, Julia Lalonde
Holiday in Handcuffs (TV Movie 2007)
Comedy | Crime | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A struggling artist working as waitress kidnaps one of her customers to bring home and meet her parents at Christmas.

Director: Ron Underwood
Stars: Melissa Joan Hart, Mario Lopez, Timothy Bottoms
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Emmanuelle Vaugier ... Carol
Carrie Fisher ... Eve
Olivia Cheng ... Kendra
Tygh Runyan ... Ben
Patti Allan ... Gale
Chelah Horsdal ... Tanya
Rebecca Davis ... Wendy
Susan Hogan ... Linda
Robin Douglas ... Gloria
Jim Thorburn ... Zac
Johannah Newmarch ... Susan
Dalila Bela ... Young Carol (9)
Tanya Champoux ... Young Linda
Joshua Balfour Joshua Balfour ... 9 Year Old Son
Kennedi Clements ... Emma
Edit

Storyline

The story of driven, heartless, publishing executive Carol Huffman, who on Christmas Eve is visited by the ghost of her former boss, Eve. Eve tells Carol that she has lost sight of the things that are truly important in life and that she is there to show her the errors of her ways. Eve explains that normally there would be three ghosts for the job, but due to budget cutbacks, she is in charge of Carol's journey through her past, present and future. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Family | Fantasy

Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 November 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ce Noël qui a changé ma vie See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

As Eve (Carrie Fisher) is walking Carol through the bookstore in one of past memories, you can plainly see a "Star Wars" book. This is of course a reference to the movie that made Carrie Fisher famous as she played "Princess Leia" in the first Star Wars trilogy. See more »

Goofs

(at around 7 mins) Kendra tells Carol, "She's [Tanya] a single mom with two kids." (at around 58 mins) Carol and Eve are looking through Tanya's window and Carol says, "I didn't know she had kids." See more »

Quotes

Eve: Spirits have been coming down here to help people for generations. Chuck was just the first person to write it down.
Carol: Did you just say Chuck? As in Dickens?
Eve: You know what, nice guy, obviously a fantastic writer, but he had a tendency to exaggerate things. Like 3 ghosts instead of 1, or a turkey instead of a slab of mutton.
See more »

Connections

References It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

Merry Christmas
Performed by Bryan Adams
2010 Badams Limited under exclusive licence to Polydor Ltd. (UK)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Lacks charm
3 June 2014 | by ZooomaSee all my reviews

Yet another Made-for-TV movie from the Hallmark Channel and this one is 2012's take on A Christmas Carol. Carrie Fisher has the role as all three ghosts showing Emmanuelle Vaugier her life in three different ways. I knew I'd seen her somewhere before -- ah yes, Mia in Two and a Half Men and she was also in many eps of CSI: NY.

One scene in particular was kind of interesting when in a library, a Star Wars book was seen on a nearby shelf in the background. There was also a Star Wars mention. Those were kind of the highlights, it's sad to say. Other than that this tele-film lacks charm. Many versions of a Christmas Carol do... not very Christmasy. Ah well. Still, for some twisted reason, I'd actually maybe watch it again someday.

5.4 / 10 stars

--Zoooma, a Kat Pirate Screener


2 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 8 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed