Wishin’ and Hopin’ (2014)

Wishin’ and Hopin’ (2014)

Movie Summary

In 1964 Connecticut, 10-year-old Felix’s holiday season is spiced up by the sudden arrivals of a substitute teacher and a feisty Russian student. Based on the bestseller by Wally Lamb.

Is it available on DVD?


2018 Dates, Times, and Channels

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This movie normally airs throughout the holiday season on the Lifetime Channel. For a complete schedule of dates and times, please click here.

Year Released


Cast Includes

Chevy Chase (Narration), Molly Ringwald, Wyatt Ralff, Danny Nucci, Krysta Rodriguez, Meat Loaf, Annabella Sciorra, Cheri Oteri, Conchata Ferrell, Camila Banus

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  • Jim says:

    Why is this NOT on DVD? I saw this first airing and could not stop laughing. It’s up there with ‘A Christmas Story’ as far as I’m concerned. And I haven’t seen it replayed since…..what’s with that?

  • scherri arnold says:

    Loved wishing and hopin! It became an INSTANT FAVORITE! I look for it every day-week-year!

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