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The Christmas blessing

Author: Tom CoxWesley BishopKaren ArthurNeil Patrick HarrisRebecca Gayheart; et al; All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Gaiam, [2008], 2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
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When a medical resident loses a patient, he moves back home with his father to rethink his career. His visit is a bittersweet one, overshadowed by memories of the mother he lost 18 years earlier on Christmas Eve. Nathan accepts a coaching position at a local elementary school where he meets Megan, a teacher, and becomes close with a young boy named Charlie. His world is turned upside down when the lives of the woman  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Television movies
Made-for-TV movies
Christmas television programs
Melodrama
Television adaptations
Adaptation
Film adaptations
Drama
Named Person: Donna VanLiere
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Cox; Wesley Bishop; Karen Arthur; Neil Patrick Harris; Rebecca Gayheart; Angus T Jones; Hugh Thompson; Shaun Johnston; Wanda Cannon; Rob Lowe; Lawrence Shragge; Donna VanLiere; Dog Run Productions, Inc.; Craig Anderson Productions.; Beth Grossbard Productions.; Gaiam Media.; et al
ISBN: 9780766231023 076623102X 9780766238220 0766238229
OCLC Number: 1052481973
Notes: Time on disc surface, approx. 96 min.; time on container, approx. 92 min.
Based on the book by Donna Van Liere.
DVD release of a program originally broadcast as a made-for-TV movie in 2005.
Sequel to The Christmas shoes (2002).
Special features: "The Christmas blessing" discussion guide; excerpts from "The angels of Morgan Hill," "The Christmas collection," and upcoming book "The Christmas promise."
Credits: Director of photography, Tom Neuwirth ; editor, Bridget Durnford ; music, Lawrence Shragge.
Cast: Neil Patrick Harris, Rebecca Gayheart, Angus T. Jones, Hugh Thompson, Shaun Johnston, Wanda Cannon, Rob Lowe.
Target Audience: Dove family approved: This film has been approved for family viewing.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Region 1 ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Contents: Time off --
That's me --
A Texas girl --
Memories --
Human nature --
Dishonest --
A dancer --
Afraid of losing --
Letting go --
Waiting for miracles --
See everything --
Meant to be --
Special features (accessible via computer DVD drive). The Christmas Blessing discussion guide --
Excerpts from the Christmas Collection, Angels of Morgan Hill and upcoming book The Christmas Promise.
Other Titles: Christmas shoes (Television program)
Responsibility: Dog Run Productions ; a co-production with Alberta Film Entertainment ; Beth Grossbard Productions ; Craig Anderson Productions ; produced by Tom Cox ... [et al.] ; teleplay by Wesley Bishop ; directed by Karen Arthur.

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When a medical resident loses a patient, he moves back home with his father to rethink his career. His visit is a bittersweet one, overshadowed by memories of the mother he lost 18 years earlier on Christmas Eve. Nathan accepts a coaching position at a local elementary school where he meets Megan, a teacher, and becomes close with a young boy named Charlie. His world is turned upside down when the lives of the woman he loves and an innocent young boy are in crisis.

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