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The Christmas Box is a CBS TV movie, based on Richard Paul Evans' book, that premiered on December 17, 1995. It was followed by a prequel, Timepiece, in 1996.


A ski-shop owner reluctantly moves himself, his wife, and his daughter in to an estate as live-in help for an elderly widow. While struggling to balance his career and family life, he has recurring dreams about an angel.


  • This was Maureen O'Hara's first TV movie role since The Red Pony (1973) 22 years earlier. She would go on to make two more (in 1998 and 2000, respectively) before officially retiring.


Actor/actress Character
Richard Thomas Richard Evans
Maureen O'Hara Mrs. Mary Parkin
Annette O'Toole Keri Evans
Kelsey Mulrooney Jenna Evans
Robert Curtis Brown George
Michael Ensign Stephen Hoover
Greg Brouwer Clerk
Nicole Forester
Lily Nicksay
Dream Angels

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