When Angels Come to Town

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  • TV-PG
  • 2004
  • 1 hr 27 min
  • 6.7  (667)

When Angels Come to Town is a heartwarming Christmas movie that was released in 2004. It stars Tammy Blanchard, Seann Gallagher, and Vlasta Vrana. The movie tells the story of Max (Gallagher) and his son Scott (Matthew Knight), who are struggling to cope with the loss of Max's wife and Scott's mother. Max, who is a street-smart detective, crosses paths with an angel named Lionel (Max Morrow), who has been sent to Earth to help him find his way back to the true meaning of Christmas.

Lionel, who is on his first-ever assignment, is not quite sure how to go about fulfilling his mission. He is assisted by his supervisor, Zach (Kim Coates), who provides him with guidance and support. Lionel's main task is to help Max rediscover the magic of Christmas, which he had lost after his wife's death.

Things take a twist when Max and Scott find themselves snowed in overnight in a small town called Paradise. Here, they meet a young girl named Elsie (Blanchard), who is a foster child. Elsie has never experienced the joy of Christmas, and Max sees an opportunity to help spread some cheer. He embarks on a mission to show Elsie the true meaning of Christmas, and to help her believe that miracles can happen.

As their adventure unfolds, Lionel, who has been patiently watching from the sidelines, sees an opportunity to make a difference as well. He enlists the help of a group of angels, who descend upon Paradise to work their magic. They start by decorating the town in the most elaborate and festive manner and helping strangers find solutions to their problems. Along the way, Lionel and his team succeed in healing broken relationships and reigniting the Christmas spirit in the hearts of everyone they touch.

When Angels Come to Town is a feel-good movie that highlights the importance of family, love, and kindness, especially during the holiday season. It showcases the power of compassion, forgiveness, and second chances. The characters are well-developed, and the plot is engaging and captivating. The movie is filled with moments of laughter, joy, and tears, making it a perfect choice for the entire family.

Overall, When Angels Come to Town delivers a hopeful message that touches the heart and soul. It reminds us that Christmas is not just about material gifts but also about the intangible things that bring us joy like love, friendship, and the blessings that are all around us. This movie is a perfect way to kick-start the festive season and warm your heart with the magic of Christmas.

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    1 hr 27 min
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    6.7  (667)