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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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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 is shown sketching out costumes for the performance, the top of the sketch paper says "Mistletone's" when the name for the group is not decided until later in the film, at the bar after a rehearsal. See more »

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

Soundtracks

All I Want for Christmas
Written by Mariah Carey (uncredited) and Walter Afanasieff (uncredited)
Produced by Michael Smidi Smith (as Michael Smidi Smith)
Performed by Tori Spelling (uncredited), Britani Bateman Underwood (uncredited), Melanie Lewis (uncredited), Tanisha Lang (uncredited) and Sydney T. Sorenson (uncredited)
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Finally, a singing musical I can post a good review on
9 February 2018 | by the_doofySee all my reviews

I have bashed musicals a few times, so i guess i need to come clean and prop up this one. The emphasis in this movie is on singing, LOTs of singing, good sounding voices doing solos and blending with each other.

Of course since it is christmasy it has traditional themes and characters. But the singing is what this movie is about. The characters are very likable (well mostly), and even the villainess group have beautiful voices.

I tried doing some research on this movie to find out if it was either dubbed or not dubbed, and the little I found indicated that the actors were doing the singing, which makes me a happy camper.

I look for this kind of stuff, i am surprised it took me this long to 'discover' it.

Clean enjoyable Christmas singing movie for groups who look for this kind of thing


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