Emily Hampshire and Joey Lawrence in "Hitched for the Holidays" on the Hallmark Channel.
Eike Schroter, Crown Media Holdings Inc.
Shows that make the Christmas list
- Article by: NEAL JUSTIN
- Star Tribune
- November 16, 2012 - 12:28 PM
"Home Alone: The Holiday Heist." The fifth installment in the franchise doesn't have Macaulay Culkin, but we're pretty certain it features a holiday and a heist. (7 & 9 p.m. Nov. 25; 11 p.m. Dec. 10, ABC Family)
"Hitched for the Holidays." Catholics and Jews come together in the forms of Joey Lawrence and Emily Hampshire, a couple who take time out from fooling their families to peck under the mistletoe. (7 p.m. Nov. 25 & 30; 1 p.m. Dec. 1, Hallmark)
"It's a Wonderful Life." Another angel gets her wings. (7 p.m. Dec. 1 & 24, KARE, Ch. 11)
"The Christmas Consultant." A specialist (David Hasselhoff) tries to convince a suburban mom that hanging wreaths is more important than landing a big client or, for that matter, owning a talking car. (6 p.m. Dec. 2, Lifetime)
"The Mistle-Tones." All Tia Mowry wants for Christmas is to make the cut in a local musical group. Where's Santa Cowell when you need him? (4 p.m. Dec. 13; 11 p.m. Dec. 17; 2 p.m. Dec. 20, ABC Family)
"A Charlie Brown Christmas." The "Peanuts" gang learns that the holidays are about more than material things -- like Christmas specials that will air until they're all in a nursing home. (7 p.m. Dec. 20, KSTP, Ch. 5)
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