Watch Picture a Perfect Christmas
- 1 hr 24 min
Picture a Perfect Christmas is a heartwarming 2019 holiday movie about love, family, and the magic of Christmas. The movie follows a young woman named Holly (Merritt Patterson) who is a busy photographer living in Los Angeles. She is surprised to hear from her beloved grandmother that she won a contest to have her house decorated with Christmas lights, and her family can come to stay with her for the holidays. To make the most of this opportunity to decorate her house with the best Christmas lights, Holly travels to her hometown of Cloverdale, a small town in Vermont known for its picturesque scenery, warm welcome, and loving people. Holly discovers that her old boyfriend, Mike (Jon Cor), had decorated her grandmothers' house with a spectacular display of lights. Mike is thrilled to see Holly again after years of separation, and their old chemistry is reignited. Holly's stay in Cloverdale is filled with laughter, joy, and love as she reconnects with her family and old friends. She spends quality time with her grandmother, baking Christmas cookies, and reminiscing memories from her childhood. Holly helps out at the local kids' daycare by reading to them and doing arts and crafts, which sparks her love of working with children. As the days go on, Holly finds herself torn between her successful career in Los Angeles and her love for Vermont. After reconnecting with her passion for photography in Cloverdale, Holly realizes that she wants to use her skills to help others. Mike supports her decision, and even though he doesn't know what his future holds, he is grateful to have Holly back in his life. The movie also centers around the theme of loss and healing as one character struggles to deal with the loss of a loved one, and Holly helps them heal during the Christmas holidays. Holly's selfless nature and positive attitude help those around her appreciate the blessings of the holiday season and understand the importance of family and loved ones during the holidays. Throughout the movie, the audience experiences the magic of Christmas through beautiful cinematography showcasing picturesque snowy landscapes, twinkling lights on houses, and carolers singing Christmas hymns. The movie's soundtrack is also impressive, featuring original Christmas songs, classic holiday tunes, and soundtrack instrumentals. Merritt Patterson, who plays Holly, delivers a captivating performance, portraying her character's maelstrom of emotions with ease. Jon Cor also shines as Mike, playing his character with enthusiasm and humor. Young Luke Roessler, who plays Holly's nephew, steals the show with his adorable presence and heartwarming dialogue. Overall, Picture a Perfect Christmas is a delightful holiday movie that showcases the power of love, family, and community during the Christmas season. With beautiful scenery, charming characters, and meaningful themes, this movie is a must-watch for anyone looking to get into the holiday spirit.