A youth choir director (Chenoweth) needs to write a big song for the Christmas Eve show but "finds herself distracted" when a boy with a golden voice (Kevin Quinn) joins her choir, which will come as news to his widowed father (Wolf).


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kristin Chenoweth ... Katherine
Scott Wolf ... Greg
Kevin Quinn ... Danny
Keith D. Robinson ... Brian (as Keith Robinson)
Eric Close ... Shane
Jennifer Aspen ... Julie
Maria Howell ... Carol
Isabella Frommelt ... Nora (as Isabella Taylor Frommelt)
Lacey Caroline ... Mariah
Keyon Shammare Pickett Jr. Keyon Shammare Pickett Jr. ... Scott
Eva Albright ... Emily (as Corey Brown)
Stephen Starkweather ... Pete
Shante DeLoach ... Gwen
Johanna Jowett ... Mariah's Mom (as Johanna Rebecca Jowett)
Lucia Scarano ... Irene


Having had one Broadway success in a musical she wrote herself, Katherine Clark is now happier in her current life teaching, she leading a youth choir, an offshoot of which is preparing for its annual Christmas Eve fundraiser. The fundraiser ensures the continuation of the choir for another year. She hits two eleventh hour snags with the show. First, her friend commissioned to write the title song for the fundraiser has to bow out due to other commitments, leaving no title song, the recording of which arguably would be the source of much of their money. That forces Katherine herself to write the song, something she thought she had put long behind her. And second, her star tenor comes down with a bug, he unable to perform in the show. Katherine believes she's found a replacement, the young man, Danny, who just happened to be interning for one day doing odd jobs as extra credit in his application to business school. She discovers that he has untapped natural musical talent. A further ... Written by Huggo

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Two of the executive producers for this film are married couple Jennifer Aspen (Julie) & David O'Donnell. Jennifer was on Party of Five (1994) with Scott Wolf (Greg). O'Donnell is a Hallmark vet with Christmas Under Wraps (2014) (Andy) and Home for Christmas Day (2017) which he and Jennifer also executive produced. Another executive producer was Kristin Chenoweth (Katherine). See more »


When Katherine receives the severe weather alert on her cell phone, the word "eminent" is used when the word should be "imminent." This slight misspellings changes the meaning of the word. ("Eminent" means "prominent, famous." "Imminent" means "threatening.") See more »

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A Real Miracle!
8 December 2019 | by ppetretich-1See all my reviews

The two leads are amazing from the first time they meet to the very surprising ending! You'll have to watch this beautifully made film?

You will remember this movie for a long time, this could be a classic!

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7 December 2019 (USA) See more »

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