Genre Archives: Christmas

The Story of Christmas

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
The story of the first Christmas comes alive in this colorful, animated presentation. The narrator tells a cute, little caterpillar named Squiggles about how presents came to be part of our Christmas tradition. Squiggles does not know the story of Jesus's birth and, as the narrator takes him back [...]

The Christmas Project

November 7, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Simon, Matthew, Peter and John are the Buckley boys, and their mom is expecting another baby and wants a girl very badly. It's Christmas time, and as always, the boys have quite a rivalry to be the first to get the Christmas catalog. Apparently, whoever gets the catalog first gets the best [...]

Angels in the Snow

November 15, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Angels in the Snow" is a good reminder that angels are with us. The dad, Charles Montgomery (Chris Potter), and mom, Judith (Kristy Swanson), have been drifting apart for some time. They go to a cabin Charles built, to celebrate Christmas, and the cabin is a bit grand in Judith's opinion. This is [...]

A Frozen Christmas

December 13, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Filled with animation and music, "A Frozen Christmas" features five narrated stories. Dancing snowflakes, Christmas presents, lights and trees, Santa's sleigh, and other holiday decors dance through the background. The film includes a segment of dancing gingerbread men and, at the end, the lovely [...]

A Christmas Eve Miracle

December 1, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Christmas should be a joyous family time, but like so many in this world, the Holden family is busy with business and school and worried about the future. Once they're on their vacation at Farthering Pines, they hope to spend more quality time together. But when Stuart, their son, gets hurt, Sharon [...]

Christmas with the Karountzoses

November 17, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
On Christmas Eve, the Karountzoses celebrate with their Greek relatives plus a few extra guests who are invited at the last minute. Michael is not thrilled about the party. Always busy with work and counting on a promotion that becomes a letdown, he wants to cancel. But the guests all arrive with [...]

Santa’s Boot Camp

November 15, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
At Christmas, Santa knows who is naughty and nice, and he and his elves are always watching. Some of Santa's elves have gone on strike, and the demands on Santa become unreasonable. When a mall Santa gets attacked, the big jolly old fellow recruits some mischievous kids at the mall to help. The six [...]

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

November 3, 2015
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, [...]