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Journey Back to Christmas (2016)

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A WWII era nurse is transported in time to 2016 and meets a man who helps her discover the bonds of family and that the true meaning of Christmas is timeless.

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Mel Damski

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Maria Nation
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Candace Cameron Bure ... Hanna
Oliver Hudson ... Jake
Brooke Nevin ... Sarah
Meghan Heffern ... Louise
Gwynyth Walsh ... Gretchen
Raven Stewart ... Gwen (as Raven Rosemary Stewart)
Matt Cooke Matt Cooke ... Martin
Tom Skerritt ... Tobias Cook
Michael Kaplan ... George Jones
Claire Rankin ... Belinda Jones
Doug Murray ... Harv Jones
Ava Darrach-Gagnon Ava Darrach-Gagnon ... Young Nurse
Darren Martens ... Julius
Susanna Fournier ... Dottie
Eamon Hanson ... Toby
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A WWII era nurse is transported in time to 2016 and meets a man who helps her discover the bonds of family and that the true meaning of Christmas is timeless.

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 November 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Journey Back to Christmas See more »

Filming Locations:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Trivia

The necklace and bracelet that Candace Cameron Bure wears throughout the movie actually belong to her 90-year-old grandmother; they were purchased by her grandfather in the 1940s. See more »

Goofs

The characters go on to continually comment about Hannah's 1945 wardrobe but when she climbs out of the storage shed window, she is clearly not wearing 1945-era stockings which would have had seams and reinforced toes and heels. (If they really wanted realism, war rationing would have dictated that those stocking be made of rayon which notoriously bagged at the knees and ankles). See more »

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Warm and Appealing
4 September 2017 | by InitforREELSee all my reviews

The allure of this movie undeniably magnetic. Time travel has long been an intriguing topic for anyone with an imagination. Candace Cameron Bure's portrayal of an intelligent, sensitive, kind WWII Nurse, who, with the help of a miraculous comet, is sent to the future, only to find that her seemingly mundane acts of kindness during her lifetime in the 1940s, were not so ordinary, as they led others to heartfelt, inspiring gifts.


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