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Once Upon a Holiday (2015)

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When a Princess escapes her entourage to explore New York City over Christmas, she meets a young man who shows the beautiful stranger his side of the city.

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James Head

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David Golden
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Briana Evigan ... Katie
Paul Campbell ... Jack Langdon
Greg Evigan ... George Holt
Jacqueline Samuda ... Margaret Wickersham
Jay Brazeau ... Harry Ballantyne
Beverley Elliott ... Dixie
Tara Wilson ... Emma Langdon
Casey Manderson ... Ross Hargreave
Tony Alcantar ... Simon
Fiona Vroom ... Theresa
Kayden Magnuson ... Katie 8 Yrs Old
Peter Ciuffa ... Touristy Man
Alessandro Miro ... Shifty Man (as Al Miro)
Sunita Prasad ... Trish
Billy Mitchell Billy Mitchell ... Brimley
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Storyline

Once Upon A Holiday is an engrossing TV movie that centers around a royal princess who is tired of her diamond-studded privileged life and the royal responsibilities that come with being a princess. Desiring to see how regular people live, she finally gets the courage to leave it all behind by escaping one day, which puts her in the path of a wonderful young man and good Samaritan who sweeps her off of her feet. Written by Chrissy Campman

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-G
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Official Sites:

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 November 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Once Upon a Christmas See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Greg Evigan (George) is the father of Briana Evigan (Katie) in real life. See more »

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References It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

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Happy Wholesome Holiday !
12 February 2018 | by PossibleOptimismSee all my reviews

It sounds like something Hallmark's done before: a young royal away from home during Christmas meets normal person and falls in love---but this one actually felt...right. Paul Campbell's light humor brings us a mildly-magical holiday movie we really can't resist. Simple jokes reflect back upon a golden heart, revealing all he wants is make sure she's where she needs to be. After all, she's the only happy Holiday he knows ;) It's an easy story, no breakups, no unnecessary drama, no tears, as it all wraps up neatly in a perfectly cozy Christmas way. And with Briana Evigan gracefully doing her part as a princess with a passion for photography. It'd be shame, though, if she never got her camera back. With all those blurred photos of random NY buildings..


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