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The Christmas Candle

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Family

Release Date :

November 22, 2013 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

John Stephenson

Starring :

Samantha Barks, Hans Matheson, Susan Boyle, Lesley Manville, Sylvester McCoy, John Hannah, Barbara Flynn, James Cosmo

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

1 of 5

“..this odd Dickens-meets-Sunday-school movie is as artless as the setup is muddled..”
by Joe Neumaier [New York Daily News]
“..The film has a diligent homeyness, and it takes delight in around-the-town bits of business and words like "chasuble" and "codswallop"..”
by Nicolas Rapold [New York Times]
2 of 4

“.."The Christmas Candle" might feel more like alienation than anything heaven-sent..”
by Stephanie Merry [Washington Post]
Reviewed by Frank Scheck [Hollywood Reporter]

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