Category Archives: Christmas

Picture a Perfect Christmas (2019) – reviewed by George

In San Francisco, Sophie Griffith (Merritt Patterson) finishes a Christmas photo shoot (no word on what is being advertised), and gets a call from her agent Merissa (Nicole Oliver): Steibus Skiwear has put Sophie on hold for their next shoot. … Continue reading

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Sense, Sensibility & Snowmen (2019) – reviewed by George

This is a Hallmark Christmas love story involving two people with responsible jobs and different attitudes toward them. Ella (Erin Krakow) is co-owner with her sister Marianne (Kimberley Sustad) of Dashworks Event Productions, and she is devoted to her sister, … Continue reading

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Check Inn to Christmas (2019) – reviewed by George

Somewhere in the Rockies, in a smallish tourist town, two rival inn keepers have been sworn enemies for practically all their lives (both inns have been family propositions for generations). They are Tim Crawley (Richard Karn) and Mr. Mason (Christopher … Continue reading

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Christmas at Grand Valley (2018) – reviewed by George

I found this overlooked on my Tivo and instead of waiting for next Christmas I just decided to review it now. After all, the Spirit of Christmas should reside with us all year long. Right? Of course I’m right! Kelly … Continue reading

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Mrs. Santa Claus (1996) – reviewed by George

This is my favorite Christmas Movie, period. “What about you, Mrs. Claus? Another Christmas Eve alone?” (Resigned, but smiling) “After the first 100 years or so, you get used to it.” It is almost Christmas in 1910. Mrs. Claus and … Continue reading

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Marrying Father Christmas (2018) – reviewed by George

Last year I reviewed “Finding Father Christmas”, a movie first shown in 2016, on November 9, 2017, and then reviewed the new sequel “Engaging Father Christmas” on November 13, 2017. This year Part Three is being shown on Hallmark Movies … Continue reading

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Homegrown Christmas (2018) – reviewed by George

Seventeen years ago Maddie (Lori Loughlin) moved from her small town to New York and started Madd Shoes, which became so wildly successful, with the help of a carefully selected staff of great people, that another company has made an … Continue reading

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Christmas Encore (2017) – reviewed by George

Charlotte Lacy (Maggie Lawson) is struggling – attending auditions by day, working in a restaurant each evening. She tries out for a big commercial, and there’s always hope, but people keep reminding her that she was up for the lead … Continue reading

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Christmas in Angel Falls (2017) – reviewed by George

Gabby Messenger (Rachel Boston) is a romance angel under the guidance of supervisor angel Michael D’Angelo (Beau Bridges). She is very successful at uniting couples who should be together, but Michael keeps reminding her that her involvement always gets too … Continue reading

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My Christmas Prince (2017) – reviewed by George

This is a new Lifetime movie that works very well. We know, largely from watching movies like this, that love conquers even great differences in background and experience. So the basic idea is a common one. But it is rare … Continue reading

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