The Homecoming: A Christmas Story (1971)

Movie Summary

Set on a Depression Christmas Eve in 1933, this heart-tugging story centers around the Waltons, a rural American family.

Is it available on DVD?


2021 Dates, Times, and Channels

11/25/21 – 3:00pm on INSP
12/19/21 – 4:00pm on INSP
12/23/21 – 3:00pm on INSP

Year Released


Cast Includes

Patricia Neal (Olivia Walton), Richard Thomas (John-Boy Walton), Edgar Bergen (Ebenezer Walton), Ellen Corby (Esther Walton), Cleavon Little (Hawthorne Dooley), Andrew Duggan (John Walton), Dorothy Stickney (Emily Baldwin), Josephine Hutchinson (Mamie Baldwin), William Windom (Charlie Snead), David Huddleston (Sheriff Ep Bridges)

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4.5/5 - (15 votes)

Movie Trailer


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3 thoughts on “The Homecoming: A Christmas Story (1971)

  • November 24, 2021 at 5:24 PM

    I love, love watching the Waltons Homecoming A Christmas Story. One of my favorite Childhood memories. When I was 8 years old I watched it with my mom every year that it was on. Please always show this at Christmas. When I come home from work, I always watch the Waltons every day but Friday, it shows starting at 3 PM each week day on INSP channel. Thank you.

  • October 28, 2016 at 1:05 AM

    Please play The Homecoming A Christmas Story and Coal Miners Christmas and Prancer and Polar Express.. this year 2016………………PLEASE….PLEASE……

  • November 9, 2015 at 11:20 PM

    Please play The Christmas Card & The Homecoming on Hallmark!!! Please!!! We love them both…

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