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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

Writer:

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

Comets don't suddenly appear. They are generally visible for months, slowly getting brighter and getting a longer, more visible tail as they near the sun. What was displayed in the movie was more of a shooting star(meteor) in appearance. See more »

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Hannah's hair & curls would change from tight and stiff to stretched out and almost flat. See more »

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Beautiful love story
15 December 2016 | by djkashSee all my reviews

I really love this movie. I love most Hallmark Christmas movies and the plots are very simple-- couple falls in love, couple has misunderstanding during the last half hour which threatens to break them up, but then in the last 5 minutes the misunderstanding is resolved and everyone lives happily ever after.

This has a complexity and a very realistic time travel element that is beautifully done and not completely unbelievable. The costumes are wonderful and the plot is meaningful and believable. The nostalgia makes me realize how much simplicity adds to Christmas and how small actions make a huge difference. Amazing story. Hope they bring this one back every year for a long long time


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