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A Christmas Memory (1997)

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TV Movie | 96 min | Drama, Family

A boy, Buddy, whose parents have split and whose mother is an actress in New York, has been dumped in the south at the small-town home of some older cousins, all of whom are unmarried. Buddy brings life to the house and develops a close ...See moreA boy, Buddy, whose parents have split and whose mother is an actress in New York, has been dumped in the south at the small-town home of some older cousins, all of whom are unmarried. Buddy brings life to the house and develops a close friendship with one of the older, simpler ladies, Sook. Buddy and Sook undertake many adventures together, including the baking of 31 fruit-cakes which they give as Christmas presents, even mailing them to President and Mrs. Roosevelt and Jean Harlowe! Just before Christmas, one of the older cousins begins to wonder if it is best for Buddy to be living with them... Written by Jeff Hole See less
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Truman Capote (story) | Duane Poole (teleplay)
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David A. Simmons (as David Simmons)
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Updated Dec 21, 1997

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Dec 21, 1997 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Piper Laurie
Jennie Jennie   See fewer
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Jeffrey DeMunn
Seabone Seabone   See fewer
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Esther Scott
Anna Stabler Anna Stabler   See fewer
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Eric Lloyd
Buddy Buddy   See fewer
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Jimmie F. Skaggs
Haha Jones Haha Jones   See fewer
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Robert C. Treveiler
Adult Buddy (as Robert Treveiler) Adult Buddy (as Robert Treveiler)   See fewer
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Dan Albright
Grocer Grocer   See fewer
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Reynolds Allen
Customer Customer   See fewer
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Suzi Bass
Rachel's Mother Rachel's Mother   See fewer
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Dan Biggers
Reverend Dickson Reverend Dickson   See fewer
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Lala Cochran
Lazy Wife Lazy Wife   See fewer
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David Dwyer
Farley Wood Farley Wood   See fewer
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Edith Ivey
Customer Customer   See fewer
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Frank Roberts
Mr. Macafee Mr. Macafee   See fewer
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Alex Van
Bus Driver Bus Driver   See fewer
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Leland L. Jones
Tree Deliveryman (uncredited) Tree Deliveryman (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 628 votes