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A Hobo's Christmas (1987)

NR 10/20/1987 (GB) DramaTV Movie 1h 40m
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Overview

A hobo played by Barnard Hughes decides it's time to go home. Drifting from place to place, Hughes finds himself in his hometown of Salt Lake City at Christmas time. Here he hopes to close old wounds and be reunited with his unforgiving son played by Gerald McRaney, and get to know the grandchildren he has never met. McRaney, still resenting the fact that Hughes ran out on his family 25 years earlier, gives his father only one day with his grandkids; after that, he's expected to leave and never come back. All the while Hughes' friends warn him that his son and the past are memories that are best left alone, and should leave, but he has to find out for himself.

  1. Will Mackenzie

    Director

  2. Jeb Rosebrook

    Writer

  3. Joe Byrne

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Gerald McRaney

    Gerald McRaney

    Charlie Grovner

  2. Barnard Hughes

    Barnard Hughes

    Chance Grovner

  3. Wendy Crewson

    Wendy Crewson

    Laurie

  4. William Hickey

    William Hickey

    Cincinnati Harold

  5. Lee Weaver

    Lee Weaver

    Biloxi Slim

  6. Jamie Sorrentini

    Kathy Grovner

  7. Harley Cross

    Harley Cross

    Bobby Grovner

  8. Helen Stenborg

    Mrs. Gladys Morgan

  9. Michael Ruud

    Omaha John Boswell

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A Hobo's Christmas

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Original Language English

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