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The Mistle-Tones (2012)

A talented singer forms a musical group and challenges her rivals to a competition on Christmas Eve.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tia Mowry-Hardrict ... Holly (as Tia Mowry)
Jonathan Patrick Moore ... Nick Anderson
Andy Gala ... AJ
Megan Kathleen Duffy ... Bernie
Jason Rogel ... Larry
Tammy Townsend ... Grace
Reginald VelJohnson ... Holly's Dad
Tori Spelling ... Marci
Britani Bateman Underwood ... Staci (as Britani Bateman)
Melanie Lewis Melanie Lewis ... Barb (as Melanie Lewis-Yribar)
Tanisha Lang Tanisha Lang ... Jennifer
Sydney T. Sorenson Sydney T. Sorenson ... Amber (as Sydney Sorenson)
Jason Tatom Jason Tatom ... Mall Manager
Devin Losser Devin Losser ... Devon
Keyon Bowman ... Bryce
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Storyline

Holly, blessed with an amazing singing voice, is all set to audition for the newly vacated spot in a legendary local Christmas group which was founded by her late mother years ago. Shocked and upset when the slot goes to the barely talented best friend of the group's leader, Marci, Holly sets out to create her own musical group, The Mistle-Tones. After challenging their rivals to a sing-off on Christmas Eve, Holly finds herself on a journey to the real meaning of Christmas with some new friends and a new love thrown in for good measure. Written by ABC Family

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Taglines:

Ring in the rivalry.

Genres:

Comedy | Family | Music

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 December 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Afinados no Natal See more »

Filming Locations:

Pleasant Grove, Utah, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Goofs

When Holly falls out of the shower after the water turns cold, she stands up wrapped in the shower curtain. Her hair is dry and she is wearing lipstick, eye shadow and blusher. See more »

Connections

Featured in Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.186 (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Deck the Halls
(uncredited)
Traditional tune, lyrics by Thomas Oliphant
Performed by Megan Kathleen Duffy
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A Missile of a Movie on Target to be One of the Best Christmas Movies
26 January 2017 | by geheweSee all my reviews

This is the 3rd consecutive year we've watched the Mistle-Tones. It just gets better. Out of all the movies, this is the one my young adult sons request (and they don't like musicals). The Christmas singing is all done by the cast and it is great- especially since that is not their specialty. Tia Mowry is just precious in the lead as Holly. The whole movie is just delightful with lots of humor. It is well done. It is creative. They got the small things right. For instance, how the group finds out Holly named the group "The Mistle-Tones". One of the group members comes back and says "you named us the Mistle-Tones terrible" Another says "it's not bad", another "I like it" and the original guy changes his mind and likes it too. Love the "Burning Love" number. Tori Spelling was excellent in the role- they all were.


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