Watch Desperately Seeking Santa
- 1 hr 27 min
Desperately Seeking Santa is the story of Jennifer, a young work driven professional that is in charge of promotions for a Boston mall that is losing money. When the owner of the mall comes in and gives her the task of boosting sales or losing her job she comes up with a gimmick to replace the malls old Santa, who has been there for many years, with a new “hunky Santa.” On top of trying to save her failing mall, Jennifer is offered a promotion that will take her up to the home office where her boyfriend works if she can beat out the competition from other malls. The contest winner is a total hunk named David who entered the contest just so he could try and save the pizzeria that has been in his family for generations. His father has already lost his mother and the closing of the family business may be more than he can take. When kindhearted David and determined to succeed Jennifer meet the sparks fly in this made for TV Christmas special from ABC. Denying that they are falling in love all through the promotion, David and Jennifer finally see eye to eye, just before it is revealed that the company Jennifer works for is the one putting David’s family business out of commission. David thinks Jennifer knew all along causing them to split, and Christmas to be ruined. The fact that the company will promote her if she wins the contest, but is still going to shut down the mall she loves, coupled with the fact that they are ruining David’s life, causes Jennifer to have a change of heart and realize just what the Christmas season is really about. It’s not about work or getting ahead. It’s not just a promotional gimmick. David and her friends teach her that Christmas is about sharing, caring, and love. Desperately Seeking Santa is a classic Christmas romance with a twist showing that Santa can be sexy and giving at the same time.