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Guess Who's Coming to Christmas (2013)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Romance | TV Movie 8 December 2013
To repair his tarnished image, a jaded rock star publicly decides to fulfill a child's "Dear Santa" Christmas wish. After reluctantly agreeing to spend the holidays in a small town and ... See full summary »

Director:

Kristoffer Tabori (as K.T. Donaldson)

Writers:

Tippi Dobrofsky, Neal H. Dobrofsky (as Neal Dobrofsky)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Drew Lachey ... Dax
MacKenzie Porter ... Kelly Harding
Ellie Harvie ... Lynne Harding
Peter LaCroix ... Reverend Harding
Evan Bird ... Tim Harding
Matt Ward ... Jason Chandler
Olivia Cheng ... Chelsea
Brenda Crichlow ... Marina Shempledave
Randy Cheveldave Randy Cheveldave ... Store Clerk
Diana Bang ... Market Cashier
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Storyline

To repair his tarnished image, a jaded rock star publicly decides to fulfill a child's "Dear Santa" Christmas wish. After reluctantly agreeing to spend the holidays in a small town and perform in the local holiday Christmas concert, he's mortified at the prospect of staying in the home of an idyllic, close-knit family but soon realizes the true value in what they have - love, caring and a memorable holiday spirit. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Guess Who's Coming to Christmas See more »

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Trivia

This film was released in 2013, the same year that Justin Beiber reportedly peed into a mop bucket while insulting Bill Clinton. See more »

Goofs

On Thanksgiving, Kelly says she moved home six months ago. Days before Christmas which is approximately one month later, Kelly says that she moved home six months ago, not seven as would be the case if the Thanksgiving statement is true. See more »

Connections

References The Andy Griffith Show (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

Joy to the World
(uncredited)
Written by Isaac Watts and Lowell Mason
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Guess what
5 December 2016 | by Prismark10See all my reviews

With a title like 'Guess Who's Coming to Christmas' I thought this would be a riff on the classic 'Guess who's coming to dinner.' How wrong was I.

Instead it is one of these faith based films for the family with one horrible subtext which urinates all over the message from the Sidney Poitier/Katharine Hepburn/Spencer Tracy classic.

Wild rock star Dax (Drew Lachey) is found by drunk in his car by the press. With a potential public relations disaster looming his manager sends him off in Cedar Grove, a small Midwestern town where he will spend a week with Reverend Harding and his family and perform in a local Christmas concert. In short he is to fulfil a child's 'Dear Santa' Christmas wish and repair his image.

However Reverend Harding has strict rules such as no drinking and a curfew. Dax becomes charmed by his family and friendly with his daughter who was a fan of Dax's music. There are hiccups along the way Dax breaks into the Reverend's liquor cabinet and drops down drunk at church. Still Dax comes to appreciate the kindness of the family and gets into the festive spirit and cleans up his act.

Dax decides to dump his Asian girlfriend because she cannot keep him out of trouble, probably not Christian and foreign and in a Christian based film that is certainly not on.


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