This year, Christmas with the Whitfield’s promises to be one they will never forget. All the siblings have come home for the first time in years and they’ve brought plenty of baggage with them. As the Christmas tree is trimmed and the lights are hung, secrets are revealed and family bonds are tested. As their lives converge, they join together and help each other discover the true meaning of family.
An All-Star cast consisting of Idris Elba, Loretta Devine, Delroy Lindo, Mekhi Phifer, Regina King, Columbus Short and Chris Brown lead this family dramedy full of surprises!
This engaging story contains several elements and situations that are probably representative of many families at Christmas time. Being able to get away from your day to day life and be part of a large family gathering sometimes is difficult, but the Whitfield’s finally mange to get all together for the first time in four years. Each member has some personal surprises that will truly make this a memorable Christmas. Everyone seems to have some good news and bad but the family pulls together to share their experiences and ultimately try to mend the troubles.This film can be encouraging to families and has music that will have you tapping your toes. Unfortunately it contains some lifestyle issues and language that prevent us from awarding it our Dove Seal..