However, complications ensue when it comes to light that the company Jennifer works for is the same one trying to run David's family out of business.
Every year about this time we can depend on Michael J.
Murphy to come up with a story that is a new take on the holiday (' When Angels Come to Town', ' Finding John Christmas' ' A Town Without Christmas', etc) and this year is no exception.
With DESPERATELY SEEKING SANTA, his new story for this year, he has taken into consideration the aspects of the economy that just may dampen spirits around Christmas time falling retail sales needing a boost to stay alive, small businesses facing loss of their family income due to corporate take over of property and subsequent displacement vs.
Laura first began her career in background work on Canadian commercials and TV shows, then landed her first speaking role at the age of thirteen, for the children’s series “Goosebumps” and “Are You Afraid of the Dark?
(enough money to fight the corporate takeover of Morreti's Pizzeria), David enters the contest and wins despite the fact that there appears to be coldness on Jennifer's part (she is dating a corporate type Neal John Bregar and finds little time for David's 'excessive humanity'.
Murphy's story is so well written that it is able to survive some directorial misjudgments.
Laura Vandervoort is a versatile actress who not only crosses over genres, but also changes from character to character flawlessly embracing the essence of every role she plays.
The following movies and TV shows recently filmed in Vancouver and British Columbia and wrapped up this year.
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