Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage Poster

Release Date: 2008

PG|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
Thomas (Jared Padalecki), a young artist returns to his hometown of Placerville, Calif., and anticipates another perfect family holiday. Instead, he finds that his mother (Marcia Gay Harden) is about to lose her home to foreclosure, and the entire town is struggling in the wake of a failing tourist industry. With the help of his ailing mentor (Peter O'Toole), Thomas hopes to find his artistic voice and help the town rediscover the holiday spirit.

Cast: Jared Padalecki, Marcia Gay Harden, Peter O'Toole, Aaron Ashmore, Geoffrey Lewis, Chris Elliott, Charlotte Rae, Richard Burgi

Director: Michael Campus

Genres: Family, Drama

Production Co: Firm Films

Keywords: Heartwarming, Mother, Underdog, Inspiring, Son, 1970s, Rise