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I'm Not Ready for Christmas (2015)

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.

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Sam Irvin

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Jeffrey Schenck (story), Peter Sullivan (story) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Alicia Witt ... Holly Nolan
George Stults ... Drew Vincent
Brigid Brannagh ... Rose Geller
Mia Bagley ... Anna Geller
Dan Lauria ... Santa
Maxwell Caulfield ... Greydon DuPois
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eli Baldwin Eli Baldwin ... Damon Brouhard
Derrick Dean ... Team Member #2
Terance Goodman Terance Goodman ... Man
Chiao-ih Hui Chiao-ih Hui ... Team Member #3
Malinda Money ... Team Member #1
Zack Phifer Zack Phifer ... Ted Angle
Walter Platz ... Berkeley O'Connell
Ash Santos ... Jordan Jones (as Ashley Santos)
Palmer Scott Palmer Scott ... James Brouhard
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Holly lives in a world where lying has become common place for her. However, she finds after telling a few too many fibs and disappointing those around her that her life's about to change. Holly's niece, Anna, asks Santa Claus to make Holly incapable of telling a lie as her Christmas wish. What follows is a tale of how telling the truth changes Holly's life in ways she could never have anticipated before.

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Alicia Witt sings the title song, "I'm Not Ready For Christmas". See more »

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When Holly pays a surprise daytime visit to her sister, the tree on the snowy front lawn still has fall-colored leaves on its branches. See more »

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I'm Not Ready for Christmas
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Written and Performed by Alicia Witt
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The Lie Before Christmas
17 November 2015 | by xetaprime-64257See all my reviews

Okay many lies. First I have to say what's with the title? 'I'm not ready for Christmas'? At no time during the film was not being ready for Christmas a thing. Second, I love Alicia Witt and have seen all of her Hallmark movies as well as some TV roles. She seems a bit off here but maybe it's not her fault. I'm not opposed to another low and behold I can only tell the truth movie if it's done well, written well and directed, well. But I think this is one of Witt's worst Christmas fares. Mia Bagley who plays Anna does a great job with her performance. So does most of the cast but I think it falls/fails to the directing and more importantly writing. That said I did watch it all and for a split second there might have been a single obligatory Christmas-tear-a-welling. But when it was over I did verbally say out loud "That was an awful movie".


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Release Date:

12 November 2015 (USA) See more »

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