The Christmas Cure is another Hallmark Channel special Christmas movie. Directed by John Bradshaw, the yuletide themed movie was written by Marcy Holland. The story for the movie was originally written by Lewis B. Chesler and Chris Moreira. Stacey Hersh is the composer for the movie. The movie was shot in Dundas, Ontario (Canada) by cinematographer Russ Goozee. Ryan Kovack is the film editor for The Christmas Cure.
The movie was released in the USA on the 15th of July, 2017. It was released officially in France on the 28th of December, 2017 and became available for online streaming in the Netherlands on the 15th of November, 2019. The Christmas Cure was produced under the Hallmark Channel production banner. The movie was distributed by Premiere Bobine, RTL Entertainment, Reel One International, Videoland and, of course, Hallmark Channel.
The movie stars a beautiful young doctor, Vanessa Turner by Brooke Nevin, her high school sweetheart, Mitch by Steve Byers, her father, Bruce Turner by Patrick Duffy and mother, Martha Turner by Kathleen Laskey. Other characters include Kyle Turner by Dale Whibley, Shelly by Jocelyn Hudon, Mary by Pip Dwyer, Casey by Charlie Boyle, Mrs. Willis by Pam Hyatt, Susan by Vanessa Burns, Dr. Campbell by Conard Coates, Billy by Adrian Groulx, Billy’s Mom by Susie McLean, Bonnie by Jodie Dowdall, Little Vanessa by Avery Glover, Little Mitch by Jacob Soley, Pete by Toby Proctor and Betty by Samantha Espie.
Vanessa Turner (Brooke Nevin) is a young ER doctor at the peak of her medical career. It’s Christmas and she decides to spend this year’s holiday with her family. Little did she know that that journey was going to change her life.
During the family dinner, her father Bruce (Patrick Duffy) drops a big news about his retirement from his clinic and medical practice. For the clinic to continue its operation, someone has to take his place. The responsibility falls Vanessa, who would have to make a big decision between pursuing her own dreams or taking over her father’s practice. Things get more complicated when her high school boyfriend, Mitch (Steve Byers) comes back into her life.
The movie emphasizes the importance of family, legacy and love. It is an amazing movie with 1 hour, 27 minutes screen time. You should check The Christmas Cure out on HDFY.to