A Day for Thanks on Walton's Mountain

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"The Most Special Walton's Movie Of All!"
  • NR
  • 1982
  • 1 hr 37 min
  • 7.5  (268)

A Day for Thanks on Walton's Mountain is a made-for-TV movie that aired in 1982. It stars the beloved cast of the television series The Waltons, including Ralph Waite as John Walton, Jon Walmsley as Jason Walton, and Judy Norton as Mary Ellen Walton. The movie is set on Walton's Mountain during the Thanksgiving holiday. The story follows the Walton family as they prepare for Thanksgiving festivities. John and Olivia Walton are anticipating a visit from their eldest son, John-Boy, who has recently returned from London. However, John-Boy's arrival is delayed due to a snowstorm, leaving the family to wonder if he will make it in time for the holiday.

Meanwhile, the rest of the family is busy with their own Thanksgiving plans. Mary Ellen is preparing a meal for her husband and children, while Jason is helping his girlfriend's family with their Thanksgiving dinner. The younger children are also excited for the holiday, and are eager to participate in a turkey shoot with their father.

As the day goes on, the Walton family faces various challenges and obstacles. John is concerned about the family's financial situation, and is working on a job in town to make ends meet. Mary Ellen's husband, Curt, is dealing with some health issues that are causing her stress. And Jason's girlfriend's family is struggling with their own family dynamics.

Despite these challenges, the Walton family remains determined to have a happy Thanksgiving together. As they sit down to their meal, they reflect on the many things they have to be thankful for, including the love and support of each other.

A Day for Thanks on Walton's Mountain is a heartwarming family drama that captures the essence of the beloved television series. Fans of The Waltons will be delighted to see their favorite characters back together again, and will enjoy the beautiful scenery and nostalgic setting of Walton's Mountain. The movie is a celebration of family, love, and gratitude, and is sure to leave audiences feeling warm and fuzzy inside.

In conclusion, A Day for Thanks on Walton's Mountain is a must-watch for fans of The Waltons and anyone in search of a feel-good family drama. The movie captures the spirit of Thanksgiving, and reminds us all of the importance of family, love, and gratitude.

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    1 hr 37 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (268)