Jason Alexander (SEINFELD) plays toy maker A.C. Gilbert in this touching family film. Gilbert runs a successful toy factory, but the outbreak of World War I forces him to reconsider his chosen vocation. With the government trying to turn his factory into a munitions plant, Gilbert must use all his wiles to convince them that kids still need toys when Christmas comes around.
Description by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment:
The Man Who Saved Christmas is a heartwarming drama based on the life of innovative inventor and toy maker A.C. Gilbert (Jason Alexander, The Grand, Seinfeld), a man with a belief that playing helps children learn, imagine, and dream. With the support of his loving wife, Mary (Kelly Rowan, The O.C.), A.C. and his brother Frank run a successful toy factory. But when WWI breaks out, A.C. is under pressure to let the U.S. Government turn the factory into a munitions plant. With some help from his son and a little holiday magic, A.C. rediscovers his holiday spirit and convinces the U.S. Congress that what America really needs is a little Christmas joy.
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55427NThe Man Who Saved Christmas (DVD)http://d3dvedx3sqrauf.cloudfront.net/i/boxart/large/70/096009700096.jpg?v=36.998.39USDOutOfStock/Movie Categories/Dramas/Product Groupings/Christmas-CollectionHe couldn't stop the war, but he wouldn't let the war stop Christmas.Echo BridgeDVDHoliday-Seasonal-Movies2009-02-26