Weeks before Christmas, bitter executive Adam Thornton learns that he only has a short time to live. Having abandoned his wife and four children years earlier, Adam confides in his former wife, who encourages him to bring the family together one last time and apologize for his actions. Without telling his children about his terminal illness, Adam worries how they will respond to his sudden request for forgiveness.
Emmy Award Winner - Best Dramatic Special [Video Australia]
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Tom decides to switch presents at the last minute between his Farther and Brother-in-law George. When Tom is handing his Dad (Ed Asner) his Christmas present, it shows George opening his in the background. Dad opens his present and then the scene goes to George's wife handing him the present to open for the first time. See more
Dr. John Hodges
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