Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1991)

Movie Summary

While newspaper writer Church struggles with the death of his wife, he receives a “special” assignment. He must answer a little girl’s question about whether Santa Claus really exists. Based on a true story.

The 1991 version of Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus was originally released on ABC December 8, 1991.

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Is Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus available to buy on DVD?


When will Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus air on TV in 2023?

12/25/23 – 11:20am on Movies!

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Cast Includes

Richard Thomas (James O’Hanlan), Edward Asner (Edward P. Mitchell), Charles Bronson (Francis Church), Massimo Bonetti (Donelli), Tamsin Kelsey (Evie O’Hanlan), Colleen Winton (Andrea Borland), Katharine Isabelle (Virginia O’Hanlon), Shawn MacDonald (Teddy O’Hanlon), Garry Chalk (Goss), Lillian Carlson (Mrs. Goldstein)

Rate Movie:

4.5/5 - (25 votes)

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4 thoughts on “Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1991)

  • November 21, 2018 at 4:11 PM

    This is a classic would love to know why it gets tabled every year yes virginia there is a santa clause is right up there with it’s a wonderful life and a heck of a lot better than a christmass story

  • October 31, 2016 at 12:22 PM

    Please add this movie to the list. I watched it in 1991 and it use to come on every year. I love it. I have an 8 year old daughter who I know would love to see this movie.

  • November 27, 2014 at 12:33 PM

    Yes please add to the holiday line up. I, also would like to buy on DVD.

  • October 23, 2014 at 9:46 AM

    The 1991 version of “Yes, Virginia There is a Santa Claus” is a classic. Wish it were available to be seen again on television and for purchase on DVD. Please add it to your yearly holiday line up.

    Terri West

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