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Christmas Comes Home to Canaan (2011)

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Drama Family Rated: All (G)20111h 25m

In the story, Daniel's son Bobber needs extensive orthopedic surgery and months of intensive physical therapy to recover from being struck down by an automobile. Rodney Freeman, the young black man who Daniel took into his home and raised as another son, has become a famous writer and offers to fly Daniel and Bobber to San Francisco and to pay for the surgery. Once in San Francisco, Daniel meets and falls for Briony Adair, a physical rehabilitation specialist who will be working toward Bobber's recovery. When therapy progresses slowly, Bobber invites Briony to come home to Canaan to spend Christmas with the Burtons and continue his treatment. Briony is a natural at caring for a thriving family, but Sarah, Daniel's daughter distances herself not wanting to dishonor her late mother's memory, and a disastrous Christmas visit drives Daniel and Briony apart. In the soul searching that follows, Daniel finds the strength to open his heart again and invite love back into his life.Christmas Comes Home to Canaan featuring Billy Ray Cyrus and Gina Holden is free on Plex, streaming with subscription on Hallmark Movies Now (Via Prime Video), and streaming with subscription on UP Faith & Family (Via Prime Video). It's a drama and family movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 5.6 (472 votes).

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#124,353 Ranked Movie

#534 Ranked in Movies on Up Faith Family

#1251 Ranked in Christmas Movies

#5840 Ranked in Family Movies

Christmas Comes Home to Canaan has an average IMDb audience rating of 5.6 (472 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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In the story, Daniel's son Bobber needs extensive orthopedic surgery and months of intensive physical therapy to recover from being struck down by an automobile. Rodney Freeman, the young black man who Daniel took into his home and raised as another son, has become a famous writer and offers to fly Daniel and Bobber to San Francisco and to pay for the surgery. Once in San Francisco, Daniel meets and falls for Briony Adair, a physical rehabilitation specialist who will be working toward Bobber's recovery. When therapy progresses slowly, Bobber invites Briony to come home to Canaan to spend Christmas with the Burtons and continue his treatment. Briony is a natural at caring for a thriving family, but Sarah, Daniel's daughter distances herself not wanting to dishonor her late mother's memory, and a disastrous Christmas visit drives Daniel and Briony apart. In the soul searching that follows, Daniel finds the strength to open his heart again and invite love back into his life.

Age rating: All (G)
Runtime: 1h 25m

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Related Genres: DramaFamily
Related Tags: ChristmasHoliday
Country of origin: America
Available to watch on: Free ServicesHallmark Movies Now
Original Release Date: Dec 17, 2011