A Nutcracker Christmas

Synopsis: Ballerina Lilly Jamison (Amy Ackler) is raising her sister's daughter (Sophia Lucia). Her niece turns out to be a ballet prodigy and is offered the lead in The Nutcracker. The director, Mark, (Sascha Radetsky) is Lilly's ex boyfriend.
Genre: Drama, Family
Director(s): Michael Lembeck
  1 nomination.
86 min

these trees has our name on it?

How about this one?

Well, it's very nice, Sadie,

but I think we need

something that's bigger.

- How about this one?

- I love it!

Beth always knew how to make

the holidays extra special.

(applause) While Sadie always shared

her mom's love for Christmas,

to my surprise, she also shared

my love for ballet...

and my ballet friends.

After Beth and Sadie met

my director, Dimitri,

he insisted that they attend

his annual Christmas party.

Christmas lights

In the middle

of a Christmas night

All the colors

shine so bright

Ha, ha!

(foreign language)

And welcome, my little Sadie.

Please, come in, make

yourselves comfortable.

So, everybody, jingle the bells!

Sadie's here! Our little

Christmas princess!


Oops. You weren't supposed to see that.

- (laughing)

- Gross.

Well, then you definitely don't wanna

know what I did to the coleslaw.


Hey, can I...

ask you something?

- It's not about the coleslaw, is it?

- No, um...

I was just wondering

how you got into dancing.

I mean... you don't

really seem...

- (laughing)

- Graceful?

No, I wasn't gonna say that.

- Obviously you're graceful.

- I was on the football team

in high school. Someone told me

ballet would help my footwork.

Ah, so you did it

to meet the girls.

Yeah, that and... ballerinas don't try

to crush you on the line of scrimmage.


Obviously, that ballerina

wants to crush you.

She's just mad 'cause things

aren't going well with us.

Are you kidding?

You guys dance

- so beautifully together.

- Actually, we broke up last week.

And a Lamborghini

under the tree

On the fourth day

of Christmas

My true love gave to me

(He improvises.)

I always thought I'd go

into the military. My dad,

my uncles,

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Nicole Avril

Nicole Avril (born 15 August 1939 in Rambouillet) is a French academic, actress, model, and writer. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018

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