Matchmaker Santa

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  • TV-G
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 15 min
  • 6.5  (2,557)

Matchmaker Santa is a heartwarming holiday movie from 2012 that will leave you feeling full of cheer and goodwill. Starring the talented Lacey Chabert, Florence Henderson, and John Ratzenberger, this film is guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser for families and viewers of all ages. The movie starts off in beautiful New York City, where we meet our protagonist, Melanie Hogan (Lacey Chabert), who is an ambitious, high-powered executive working for a popular online dating site. Melanie's job is to match people up based on their likes and interests, but she soon realizes that her own love life is lacking. Despite this, she is determined to excel at her job and climb the corporate ladder.

When Melanie's boss sends her to the picturesque town of Fairmont to sign a new client, she doesn't expect to find much excitement there. However, she quickly discovers that Fairmont is a charming little town filled with friendly people, quaint shops, and beautiful holiday décor. While exploring the town, she meets the kindly Mrs. Claus (Florence Henderson) and her handsome son, Justin (Adam Mayfield), who happens to be the owner of the adorable bed and breakfast where Melanie is staying.

As Melanie becomes more acquainted with the town and its residents, she discovers that there are some strange coincidences that seem to be happening all around her. People she's tried to match up on her dating site seem to be ending up together in real life, and she starts to wonder if there's more to these coincidences than meets the eye.

That's where the magic comes in. Justin's mother is actually the real Mrs. Claus, and she has the magical ability to bring people together and make their wishes come true. As it turns out, Melanie has unwittingly been playing matchmaker with the help of Mrs. Claus all along. As Justin and Melanie start to develop feelings for each other, Mrs. Claus steps in to help things along and bring them closer together.

The movie has plenty of other delightful characters, too. John Ratzenberger plays Melanie's quirky boss, who is obsessed with toy trains and always seems to be getting into mischief. There's also a lovable band of townspeople who band together to decorate for the holidays, plan Christmas events, and make sure everyone in the town has a happy holiday season.

One of the best things about Matchmaker Santa is its beautiful holiday setting. The town of Fairmont is a magical winter wonderland, with snow-covered streets, twinkling lights, and festive decorations everywhere. The set design and cinematography are top-notch, and the movie really transports viewers to a cozy, idyllic world where anything is possible.

The acting is also excellent across the board. Lacey Chabert is perfect as Melanie, bringing just the right amount of vulnerability and determination to the character. Florence Henderson is a delight as Mrs. Claus, adding a touch of warmth and whimsy that makes the movie truly special. And of course, John Ratzenberger is always a joy to watch, injecting his trademark humor and wit into every scene he's in.

Overall, Matchmaker Santa is a truly charming and heartwarming holiday movie that's perfect for the whole family. With its likable characters, magical plot, and beautiful setting, it's sure to become a new holiday classic. Whether you're looking to get into the holiday spirit or just looking for a fun, feel-good movie to watch, Matchmaker Santa is the perfect choice.

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    1 hr 15 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (2,557)