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A Norman Rockwell Christmas Story (1995)

This film brings to life a famous Norman Rockwell painting. Samuel Cavanaugh, a Scrooge like character, revisits the frozen pond each year to relive the happier moments in his life. Michael... See full summary »

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Michael Spence

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Jana Lyn Rutledge (as Jana Rutledge)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kevin Bartlett Kevin Bartlett ... Male Clerk
Ray Blunk Ray Blunk ... Policeman
John Bruce John Bruce ... Santa
James T. Callahan ... Samuel Cavanaugh
David Dalton David Dalton ... Dobbs
Harvey Delockroy Harvey Delockroy ... Cavanaugh's driver
Nicholas DiNardo ... Ralph (as Nick DiNardo)
Maggie Donaghy Maggie Donaghy ... Female Clerk
Kippy Kroh Kippy Kroh ... Becky Grant
Keri Lewison Keri Lewison ... Sally
Chris Liberto Chris Liberto ... Butch
Megan Martin Megan Martin ... Veronica
Billie McBride Billie McBride ... Mildred
Chuck Muller Chuck Muller ... Winston
John Nance ... Mr. Posey
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This film brings to life a famous Norman Rockwell painting. Samuel Cavanaugh, a Scrooge like character, revisits the frozen pond each year to relive the happier moments in his life. Michael Grant is an unhappy young boy attempting to skate with his dad's oversized skates, who was missing in action in Korea. Their paths cross several times as our story unfolds. Its a heartwarming Christmas tale

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Language:

English

Release Date:

1995 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Not Perfect. Not Even Close. Just Well Worth watching
15 February 2018 | by loisbeersSee all my reviews

This is a mini movie. Runs less than an hour but it really has a long set up. Some of those things could have been better. In fact they should have been better.

In this film a very old man revisits the frozen pond each year to relive the happier moments in his life. At the pond he sees Michael. This young man is an unhappy young boy attempting to skate with his dad's skates. He misses his dad who is now missing in action in Korea. Michael and the older man end up forming a bond.

What is nice about this film is that it shows that "All of us are connected" and that at times "We All Need Each Other".

I wish this was on DVD. I can only stream it. I would buy it and give it to my parents.

Now believe it or not kids most likely will not like this. If you are an empty nester then you most likely will have a great viewing experience!


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