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Chasing Christmas (2005)

In a world where the holidays are run by the efficient Bureau of Yuletide Affairs, a bitter and burned-out Ghost of Christmas Past decides to go AWOL while on a "mission" and leave his "target" stranded in 1965.

Director:

Ron Oliver

Writer:

Todd Berger
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Arnold ... Jack Cameron
Andrea Roth ... Present
Leslie Jordan ... Past
Brittney Wilson ... Suzanne Cameron
Robert Clarke ... Trevor James
Jed Rees ... Future
Sarah-Jane Redmond ... Alison (as Sarah Jane Redmond)
Jason Schombing ... Matthew Presley
Benjamin Ayres ... Mike
Aleks Paunovic ... Vincent
Keith Dallas Keith Dallas ... Bartender
Juan Carlos Velis ... Bellboy (as Juan-Carlos Velis)
Marco Soriano ... Concierge
Alexis Llewellyn ... Child #1
Casey Dubois Casey Dubois ... Child #2
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In a world where the holidays are run by the efficient Bureau of Yuletide Affairs, a bitter and burned-out Ghost of Christmas Past decides to go AWOL while on a "mission" and leave his "target" stranded in 1965.

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It only takes one bad bulb to turn off the whole holiday.

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Comedy | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some language, sensuality, thematic elements, and violence | See all certifications »
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Did You Know?

Trivia

In Chasing Christmas Tom Arnold plays Jack Cameron who has the same last name as his on screen Daughter (she played his daughter in Moonlight And Mistletoe) Candace Cameron Bure See more »

Goofs

Though set in an American mall, during the first scene in the mall, a Scotiabank (Canadian bank) logo sign is visible in a window reflection. See more »

Connections

References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

My Real Christmas List
(uncredited)
Written by Joe Lervold & Lisa Aschmann
Performed by The Joel Evans Quartet with Frank Jackson, vocal
Courtesy of Marc Ferrari /MasterSource
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Odd
4 December 2019 | by Gubby-AllenSee all my reviews

A peculiar film which had a decent premise and an interesting variation on a Christmas Carol but the acting primarily by the two main male characters was appalling and the Christmas Past character was absolutely unbearable. He seemed to run at walking pace yet put miles between those chasing him.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

4 December 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Spiritual Guilt Trip See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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