A Walton Easter

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  • TV-G
  • 1997
  • 1 hr 36 min
  • 7.0  (317)

A Walton Easter is a heartwarming family drama television movie from 1997 that tells the story of a family gathering to celebrate Easter together. The movie is based on the popular television series "The Waltons" and features the well-loved characters from the show. The movie stars Richard Thomas as John-Boy Walton, the eldest son of the family, who is now a successful writer living in New York City. He returns to his hometown of Walton's Mountain with his fiancée, Janet (Kate McNeil), to celebrate Easter with his family. However, John-Boy's return is met with mixed emotions as some family members are thrilled to see him, while others are resentful of his success.

Ralph Waite plays John Walton, the head of the family, who struggles to come to terms with his son's success and the changes that are happening in the world around them. Michael Learned portrays Olivia Walton, John's wife, who tries to keep the peace among her family members and ensure that everyone has a happy Easter celebration.

As the family prepares for Easter, they face many challenges, both external and internal. They struggle to make ends meet, deal with the changing times, and overcome their own personal issues. Meanwhile, John-Boy wrestles with the consequences of his success and the impact it has on his relationships with his family and fiancée.

Throughout the movie, viewers are treated to heartwarming scenes of family togetherness, as the Waltons work together to prepare for their Easter celebrations. They dye Easter eggs, bake cakes, and decorate the house with colorful flowers and decorations. The movie also explores the religious significance of Easter, as the family gathers for church services and participates in a community Easter egg hunt.

A Walton Easter is a movie that will appeal to fans of the original series as well as those who are new to the Waltons' world. It captures the essence of family values and the struggles that families face, while also offering plenty of laughs and feel-good moments. The movie is a perfect Easter treat for the whole family, and is sure to leave viewers feeling uplifted and inspired.

Overall, A Walton Easter is a charming and heartwarming movie that will appeal to fans of the popular television series as well as those who appreciate wholesome family dramas. With a talented cast, beautiful scenery, and a compelling storyline, it is a must-watch for anyone looking for a feel-good movie to enjoy with their loved ones.

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    1 hr 36 min
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    7.0  (317)