Directed by Shawn Tolleson and Written by Shannon Phipps Shawn Tolleson, Lifetime Christmas “Santa’s Boots” was released on Dec 8, 2018. The movie engages its viewers for One hour and 30 minutes in its surprising and comic twists and turns. However, the film couldn’t amaze the audience very much and is rated 6.3 out of 10 on the IMDb rating.
Where to Watch the Movie?
Lifetime has aired the movie so many times since its premiere, and it will be doing so in potential future seasons. The picture is also available on accessible on iTunes for purchase.
Synopsis of the Movie “Santa’s Boots”
The story of the movie revolves around a girl named ‘Holly.’ It all begins when she comes back to her home on the occasion of Christmas Eve. However, her eve didn’t seem so perfect, and she was taken aback to hear that her family was facing a financial crisis and their family’s departmental shop was on the verge of going out of business.
Finding her family and herself in the situation, she steps in as Santa’s helper just to keep the store running. While doing so, she came across this startlingly youthful and handsome Nick, who was there to portray Santa at the store. Their remarkable rapport and magnetism drew large crowds until the guy Nick mysteriously vanished.
Holly wanted to find him as Christmas was getting closer with every passing day, but she didn’t have any clue about him other than his forgotten black boot.
The movie has a strong star cast with so many famous celebrities. And the celebrity list includes names like:
- Megan Hilty as Holly
- Noah Mills as Nick
- Matt Hamilton as Rob
- Carmen Aguirre as Laurie
- Peter Benson as Addison
- Tim Bissett as New Santa
- Andrea Brooks as Jenny
- Garry Chalk as Uncle Ralph
- Christian Convery as Todd
- Roark Critchlow as John Monroe
- Naiah Cummins as Jill
- Patricia Issac as Elle
- Densie Jones as Jordie
- Marc-Anthony Massiah as Arturo
- Aiyanna Miorin as Kelsey
- Maddie Phillips as Cara
- Sophia Reid-Gantzert as Gigi
- Teryl Rothery as Elaine Monroe
- Jacqueline Samuda as Doctor
- Christina Sicoli as Liza
- June Squibb as Grammy
- Ronald Thompson as Kyle
- Flona Vroom as Ivy
- Elizabeth Weinstein as Mallory
Where Didn’t Movie Go Too Well?
Fans of Megan Hilty were looking forward to seeing her first Christmas film, and the fact that she is portraying a character named ‘Holy’ with a sister named ‘Ivy’ piqued fans’ interest even more. But the fact that the guy Nick wasn’t a Santa or someone from Santa’s family. Rather, he was a simple farmer who broke the fan’s heart, according to a number of reviews from fans given on different websites to the movie.
Megan Hilty’s fans were also upset because the movie didn’t have many of Hilty singing performances.