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A Mom for Christmas

17th December 1990
1h 36m
George T. Miller

A Mom for Christmas is a 1990 Comedy Fantasy film released on 17th December; George T. Miller directed the film which stars Doris Roberts, Carmen Argenziano, and Olivia Newton-John.


The story revolves around 11-year-old Jessica (Juliet Sorcey), whose mother died when she was three years old. Her father Jim (Doug Sheehan) is a workaholic with little time for his daughter. Just before the Christmas holiday season, Jessica wins a free wish from a wishing well. Her wish for a mother for Christmas is granted by Philomena (Doris Roberts) and Amy (Newton-John), a department store mannequin, is brought to life to be a mom for Jessica.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 11:46am.

Cast (6)

Doris Roberts's profile Doris Roberts
Age at Filming ≈ 64
Carmen Argenziano's profile Carmen Argenziano
Age at Filming ≈ 46
Olivia Newton-John's profile Olivia Newton-John
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Juliet Sorci
Age at Filming ≈ 10
Doug Sheehan's profile Doug Sheehan
Age at Filming ≈ 40

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A Mom for Christmas Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

17% 0-12
50% 40-49
17% 60-69
17% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

50% Female
50% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

A Mom for Christmas FAQ

When was A Mom for Christmas released?

A Mom for Christmas was released on Monday December 17th, 1990.