Genre Archives: Christmas

Up on the Wooftop

November 17, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Up on the Wooftop" is a Christmas movie and, since it involves talking dogs, is a fun movie to watch any season of the year. Tobey, the talking dog, wants to lead Santa's sleigh for just one Christmas. When he goes for a test ride with Santa -- without Santa knowing it -- Tobey falls off the [...]

Christmas Trade

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Christmas Trade" is a delightful and funny movie that features a plot that audiences can enjoy anytime of the year. In a nod to "Freaky Friday," attorney and workaholic widower dad Mitch Taylor (William Baldwin) butts heads with his 12-year-old son Robbie (Michael Campion). Due to the magic of a [...]

Christmas at Cartwright’s

October 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Christmas at Cartwright’s" is a delight for the entire family, and not just at Christmas time. The story is about love, forgiveness, and working through problems. Alicia Witt gives a wonderful performance as Nicky Talbot, an out-of-work single parent who lands a job as a department store Santa, [...]

Best Christmas Party Ever

October 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Best Christmas Party Ever" is a terrific Christmas movie that is fun to watch any time of the year. It deals with themes of overcoming misunderstandings and following one's heart. Party planner Jennie Stanton (Torrey DeVitto) is well-liked and experienced and hopes to take over the reigns when she [...]

A Cookie Cutter Christmas

January 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Penny and Christie were great friends until they had to sing together one Christmas when they where eight years old. From then on, their interaction became a competition, even after they became teachers in the same school. No matter what they did, whether their children sang in their class, they [...]

Signed Sealed Delivered for Christmas 

January 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The wonderful team from the Dead Letters Office are together once again, but this time they must help Santa and God. Oliver O'Toole, Shane McInerney, Rita Haywith and Norman Dorman make up an interesting team that works in the D.L.O. They have helped Santa with some of his letters and with [...]

A Royal Christmas

January 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
This original movie from Hallmark tells a story of the sacrifice of romantic love. When Emily finds out that her boyfriend Leo is actually a prince, she discovers a world in which she is unfamiliar. Despite that, she must try to be herself. But Leo's mother, along with an ex-girlfriend, try [...]

A Little Christmas Business

October 27, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
Some people are very busy with their lives and work. They try to do the best they can, but slowing down and making time for their love ones seems impossible. Don Collier is such a person. Always working because of a pushy boss, he doesn't even have time for his family at Christmas. While working, [...]

Scrooge (1935)

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Based on Charles Dickens’ Christmas classic about sharing the Christmas spirit. The irritable Ebenezer Scrooge sneers at everyone and everything during the days before Christmas—especially his employees. The town is preparing for a splendid holiday as Scrooge walks home on Christmas Eve. He is [...]

Stagecoach Santa

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The Thompson family—John, Mary and young Tommy—are traveling west by train from Ohio, looking for a fresh start. Aunt Liz graciously opens her home to them upon their arrival, and a new life for the family begins. The pain of losing their home and the family farm in Ohio means different [...]