Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square

Watch Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square

  • TV-PG
  • 2020
  • 1 hr 38 min
  • 5.2  (3,097)
  • 51

Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square is a feel-good musical movie that was released on Netflix in 2020. This movie, directed and choreographed by Debbie Allen, is set in a small town named Fullerville, which is threatened by a heartless woman named Regina Fuller (Christine Baranski). Regina, who is about to sell the town’s land to a mall developer, arrives in town with a mission to evict the residents and shut down the local businesses. However, Regina’s plans come to a halt when an angel in disguise named Angel (Dolly Parton) arrives to save the day.

The movie begins with Regina Fuller returning to her hometown of Fullerville after being away for many years. Regina, who has amassed great wealth, has a bitter personality and does not care about anyone else but herself. She arrives in the small city with the intention of selling it to a mall developer named Carl. While going around the town with her assistant, Margeline (Jeanine Mason), Regina makes it clear that she wants to evict everyone from the town and turn it into a shopping mall.

The townspeople, who do not want to give up their homes and businesses, seek help from their beloved pastor, Christian Hathaway (Josh Segarra). Pastor Hathaway attempts to convince Regina to change her plans by reminding her of the true meaning of Christmas, but Regina remains firm in her decision to sell the town.

However, when Angel (Dolly Parton) arrives in town, things begin to change. Angel, a mysterious stranger, seems to know everything about everyone in town. She believes that everyone deserves a second chance and encourages the townspeople to come together to save their town from Regina’s plans. Angel sets off on a mission to help everyone in town find their Christmas spirit and save the town from being turned into a mall.

As the story unfolds, the audience is treated to a series of musical performances. The townspeople come together to sing and dance in hopes of saving the town from Regina’s plans. The musical numbers, which are led by Dolly Parton, are stunning and heartwarming. Dolly Parton’s singing and acting skills, combined with her iconic charisma, makes this movie a joy to watch.

Jenifer Lewis and Josh Segarra deliver standout performances in this movie. Jenifer Lewis plays the role of Margeline, Regina’s assistant, and delivers several hilarious scenes. Josh Segarra plays Pastor Hathaway and portrays a strong-willed and persistent character who is determined to save the town. Segarra’s portrayal of the pastor is sincere and touching, making him a very relatable character.

Overall, Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square is a heartwarming and uplifting movie that will fill the viewers with the Christmas spirit. The movie’s message, that no matter how bad things get, love and hope can always find a way, is a poignant and timely message for the holiday season. This movie is perfect for families and anyone who loves a good musical. It is a must-watch for anyone who is looking for a festive and heartwarming tale this holiday season.

Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square is a 2020 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 38 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.2 and a MetaScore of 51.

Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square
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    1 hr 38 min
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    5.2  (3,097)
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