A Star for Christmas

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"Love happens behind the scenes."
  • TV-PG
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 28 min
  • 5.1  (1,112)

A Star for Christmas is a 2012 romantic comedy film directed by Michael Feifer and starring Briana Evigan, Corey Sevier, and Karissa Vacker. The movie revolves around a struggling actress named Cassie (played by Evigan) who is desperate to land the lead role in a big-budget Hollywood movie. Despite her lack of success, she remains optimistic and focused but is continually faced with rejection.

One day, Cassie is invited by her high school friend to participate in a Christmas Day parade in her hometown. Cassie sees this as an opportunity to try and gain some recognition in the showbiz industry. During her hometown stay, Cassie meets Alex (played by Corey Sevier), who is the owner of a local restaurant. They quickly hit it off and start dating. Cassie finally finds support and encouragement in Alex, who believes that she has what it takes to become a movie star.

As Christmas approaches, Cassie is offered a lead role in a movie. However, this means that she would have to leave Alex and her hometown behind. Cassie is torn between her love and career, but ultimately decides to go for the opportunity of a lifetime. When she starts filming, Cassie realizes that her new co-star is the one who stole Alex's family restaurant idea, which leaves Cassie to face a tough decision.

The film is set during the Christmas season and features many holiday-themed activities, including Christmas shopping, decorating, and baking. The movie also incorporates themes of friendship, love, and sacrifice, as Cassie struggles to balance her career and personal life. The chemistry between the lead actors is palpable and sets the groundwork for the romantic tension in the movie. It's a classic storyline of a small-town girl's rise to fame while managing her relationships with family and friends.

The film's cinematography captures the picturesque snowy landscapes of Cassie's hometown, which add to the cozy and magical Christmas atmosphere. The Christmas parade scenes are also thoroughly enjoyable, featuring a dynamic and diverse group of performers, floats and enthusiastic onlookers. The parade is the perfect setting for Cassie's big break, as it ends up being a central event that sparks her acting career.

Overall, A Star for Christmas is a heartwarming and entertaining Christmas-themed movie that is perfect for the holiday season. It's a feel-good film that captures the spirit and magic of the holiday season while showcasing the importance of following your dreams, standing up for what you believe in, and the endless possibilities that life has to offer.

A Star for Christmas is a 2012 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 28 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1.

A Star for Christmas
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    1 hr 28 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    5.1  (1,112)