"The Perfect Holiday" is a heartfelt funny and family-drama movie that premiered in 2007. Directed by Lance Rivera, the film boasts a star-studded cast wih the similarity Gabrielle Union, Morris Chestnut, Queen Latifah, Terrence Howard, Faizon Love and Malik Hammond amongst others. The movie wonderfully weaves a tale of holiday magic, creative kids, love, and the spirit of providing.Plot
The film tells the story of Nancy (Gabrielle Union), a separated mom of three kids who has a hard time to find joy amidst managing her unruly kids and dealing with her ex-husband J-Jizzy (Charlie Murphy), an effective rap business owner. Discouraged by her mom's unhappiness during the holiday season, Emily (Khail Bryant), the youngest of the 3 children, chooses to make a Christmas wish to Santa. The wish is simple and genuine - for her mom to be complemented by a stranger.
Coincidentally, Benjamin Armstrong (Morris Chestnut), a hopeful songwriter presently working as outlet store Santa, is the one listening to Emily's desire. Feeling moved by the request and charmed by Nancy's beauty, Benjamin decides to make the desire come to life. He compliments Nancy, sparking off a series of occasions which will ultimately result in them falling in love.Secret Characters and Performances
Morris Chestnut and Gabrielle Union share a captivating chemistry as Benjamin and Nancy. Young Khail Bryant impeccably represents the character of Emily with innocence and brilliance, ending up being the foundation of the storyline. Queen Latifah and Terrence Howard deal comedic relief as wonderful beings arguing about making miracles happen. Their wacky banter and special interactions with the humans add a component of dream to the story.Styles
"The Perfect Holiday" is not just a simple romantic story, but it also checks out different elements of life like the importance of family, wishes, magic, and the power of goodness. The film explores the intricacies of single parenting, particularly showing the troubles of a single mom attempting to stabilize work, children, and individual happiness.Conclusion
In the end, with the assistance of some magic and Benjamin's genuine efforts, he and Nancy wind up together, defying the chances and turmoils developed by J-Jizzy, Nancy's enthusiastic ex-husband. Emily's innocent Christmas wish in fact becomes the driver for a stunning relationship between Nancy and Benjamin, highlighting the magic of the holiday. The movie solves with a reaffirmation of core worths such as family, love, and selflessness.
"The Perfect Holiday" encapsulates the spirit of Christmas and provides a refreshing tale of unexpected love, familial bond, and miracle of vacation dreams. As a film, it delivers wholesome entertainment catered towards any age groups.