After George Bailey wishes he had never been born, an angel is sent to earth to make George's wish come true. George starts to realize how many lives he has changed and impacted, and how they would be different if he was never there.
One Amazon viewer calls this Christmas classic "the perfect holiday film" while another asks "what is Christmas without this movie?".
America is in the Depression and the Kamp family is struggling to get by. Little Ruthie, with her father overwhelmed by doctor bills, expects another Christmas without presents or festivities. But when her father brings home one dollar in change and lets the children use it to buy special gifts, the Kamps come to find that money isn't what fills Christmas with joy, love, and miracles.
Many Amazon viewers found this movie to be a heartwarming story suitable for the entire family.
Ruby Diamond (Dolly Parton), is a brassy and sassy lounge singer. When she meets an untimely demise, she is denied entrance into heaven by Saint Peter (Roddy McDowall). To earn her wings, she must find a mother for a widowed father and his family in this endearing movie of hope and love.
This touching fantasy tale reimagines the origins of Santa Claus as a young orphan named Nikolas, who decides to show his gratitude to the villagers who raised him by starting the Christmas tradition of gift-giving.
Rose, a homeless single mother, and her daughter Katy discover hope in a small-town diner. They are befriended by a feisty waitress, a big-hearted cook, and a storefront Santa that gets served a valuable lesson in forgiveness.