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Surviving Christmas (22-Oct-2004)

Director: Mike Mitchell

Writers: Deborah Kaplan; Harry Elfont; Jeffrey Ventimilia; Joshua Sternin

Music Composed and Conducted by: Randy Edelman

Producers: Jenno Topping; Betty Thomas

Keywords: Comedy, Christmas

A wealthy advertising executive pays the family residing in the house he grew up in $250,000 to indulge spending Christmas together. Cliché-filled "Scrooge" story; the script was incomplete at time of filming and it definitely shows.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ben Affleck
15-Aug-1972   Good Will Hunting
Christina Applegate
25-Nov-1971   Married with Children
James Gandolfini
18-Sep-1961 19-Jun-2013 Tony Soprano wants his money
Tom Kenny
13-Jul-1962   Mr. Show, SpongeBob SquarePants
Udo Kier
14-Oct-1944   Hans in My Own Private Idaho
Phill Lewis
4-Sep-1968   Mr. Moseby on The Suite Life
Bill Macy
18-May-1922   Bea Arthur's husband on Maude
Jennifer Morrison
12-Apr-1979   Dr. Cameron on House, MD
Catherine O'Hara
4-Mar-1954   Delia in Beetlejuice
Sy Richardson
4-Jun-1941   Lite in Repo Man
Stephen Root
17-Nov-1951   Jimmy James on News Radio
David Selby
5-Feb-1941   Richard Channing on Falcon Crest


Ben Affleck   ...   Drew Latham
James Gandolfini   ...   Tom Valco
Christina Applegate   ...   Alicia Valco
Catherine O'Hara   ...   Christine Valco
Josh Zuckerman   ...   Brian Valco
Bill Macy   ...   Doo-Dah
Jennifer Morrison   ...   Missy Vangilder
Udo Kier   ...   Heinrich
David Selby   ...   Horace Vangilder
Stephanie Faracy   ...   Letitia Vangilder
Stephen Root   ...   Dr. Freeman
Sy Richardson   ...   Doo-Dah Understudy
Tangie Ambrose   ...   Kathryn
John BJ Bryant   ...   Cabbie
Peter Jason   ...   Suit
Phill Lewis   ...   Levine the Lawyer
Tumbleweed   ...   Santa
Kate Hendrickson   ...   Santa's Photographer
Bridgette Ho   ...   Five Year Old
Hailey Noelle Johnson   ...   Little Girl
Sean Marquette   ...   Older Brother
Caitlin Fein   ...   Freeman Twin
Amanda Fein   ...   Freeman Twin
Kent Osborne   ...   Marley
Bill Saito   ...   Christmas Past
Michael Patrick Bell   ...   Christmas Present
Amy Halloran   ...   Fanny
Joshua Siegel   ...   Young Scrooge
K. Troy Zestos   ...   Chad
Sonya Eddy   ...   Security Lady
Smalls   ...   Security Man
Ron Karabatsos   ...   Deli Man
Wynn Irwin   ...   Customer
Angela Gacad   ...   Cute Girl at Play
Tom Kenny   ...   Man Wrapping Gift
Joan Blair   ...   Lonely Lady
John Carter Brown   ...   Depressed Donator
William Thomas, Jr.   ...   Choir Director
Karen Furno   ...   Choir
Linda Kerns   ...   Choir
Cynthia Marty   ...   Choir
Melanie Taylor   ...   Choir
Precious McCall   ...   Choir
Anika Noni Rose   ...   Choir
David Atkinson   ...   Choir
Reynaldo Duran   ...   Choir
Michael Kosik   ...   Choir
Jon Simanton   ...   Elf
Allison Queal   ...   Elf
Kacie Borrowman   ...   Elf


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