In 1964 Connecticut, a substitute teacher (Molly Ringwald) and a new Russian student ensure that Mouseketeer Annette Funicello's less-famous cousin (Wyatt Ralff) has a Christmas he'll never forget.
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The epilogue is slightly different than it was in the novel. Wally Lamb contributed a lot of new ideas for the characters and includes nods to cast and crew in the altered stories. Felix becoming a professor at Wesleyan University is a reference to director Colin Theys and cinematographer Catherine Goldschmidt, who both attended Wesleyan. Read More