Watch The Santa Squad
- 1 hr 31 min
In The Santa Squad, a 2020 holiday movie, Aaron Ashmore stars as Allie, a disillusioned and overworked junior elf at the North Pole. After a particularly tough day on the job, Allie decides to take a break and stumbles upon a group of young children who need her help. Together with her new friend Sam (played by Michael Therriault), a fun-loving and goofy Santa Claus, Allie forms a "Santa Squad" to spread joy and bring cheer to the community. Meanwhile, Rebecca Dalton plays Grace, a young businesswoman who has recently returned to her hometown to help save her family's struggling toy store. When her father falls ill, Grace finds herself faced with the daunting task of keeping the store afloat on her own, and is forced to team up with the Santa Squad to save Christmas and keep the store from closing for good. As Allie, Sam, and Grace work together to save the store and bring some much-needed holiday spirit to the town, they also find themselves dealing with their own personal struggles and challenges. Allie must learn to believe in the magic of Christmas and find her place in the world, while Grace struggles to balance her work responsibilities with caring for her family and finding happiness in her personal life. Throughout the movie, there are plenty of heartwarming moments, as well as laugh-out-loud comedic scenes. The Santa Squad is a feel-good holiday movie that serves as a reminder of the importance of community, kindness, and generosity during the holiday season. The movie was directed by John Bradshaw and written by Gregg Rossen and Brian Sawyer. It was produced by Brain Power Studio and Brain Power Studio 2, and premiered on Lifetime on November 7, 2020. Overall, The Santa Squad is a charming and uplifting holiday film that is sure to put a smile on your face and warm your heart.