It Nearly Wasn’t Christmas (1989)

Movie Summary

Feeling unneeded, a disillusioned Santa Claus quits Christmas. A little girl looking to reunite her parents for Christmas travels with Santa across America where he discovers that people really do need him.

It Nearly Wasn’t Christmas originally premiered on November 23, 1989.

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When will It Nearly Wasn’t Christmas air on TV in 2024?

Not airing this week

Year Released


Cast Includes

Beverly Rowland (Mrs. Claus), Charles Durning (Santa), Risa Schiffman (Jennifer Baxton), Annette Marin (Laura Baxter), Ted Lange (Napolen), Bruce Vilanch (Philpot), Wayne Osmond (Jeff Baxter), Tip Boxell (Jeff’s Boss), Thom Dillon (Desk Sergeant), J. Omar Hansen (Cylde Jessup)

Rate Movie:

4.7/5 - (4 votes)

It Nearly Wasn’t Christmas Movie Trailer

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