A Dream for Christmas Poster

Release Date: 1973

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
An African-American minister, the Rev. Will Douglas (Hari Rhodes), and his large family relocate from their Arkansas home to Los Angeles in the 1950s. Douglas has been hired to lead the congregation of a neighborhood church. But, when the family finally arrives, they discover that the church is in major disrepair and scheduled for demolition. Douglas; his wife, Sarah (Lynn Hamilton) ; Grandma (Beah Richards) ; and the children must come together as various hardships rock their household.

Cast: Hari Rhodes, Beah Richards, Lynn Hamilton, George Spell, Juanita Moore, Joel Fluellen, Marlon Adams, Robert Do 'Qui

Director: Ralph Senensky

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Emotional, Underdog, Transformation, Los Angeles, 1950s, Family, Mother, Relationships, Father, Rescue