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The Christmas Candle

The Christmas Candle

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When:

  • Mon 16 Dec ’13, 12:30pm
  • Mon 16 Dec ’13, 7:30pm
  • Wed 18 Dec ’13, 12:30pm
  • Wed 18 Dec ’13, 7:30pm

Where:

Hawkins Theatre, 13 Ray Small Drive, Papakura Show map

Restrictions:

All Ages Licensed

Ticket Information:

  • In advance adult: $8.00
  • In advance concession: $6.00
  • In advance student: $6.00
  • In advance child: $6.00
  • On door adult: $11.00
  • On door concession: $9.00
  • On door student: $9.00
  • On door child: $9.00

From bestselling author, Max Lucado, comes The Christmas Candle, a timeless holiday film for the entire family.

Deep in the heart of the English countryside lies the enchanting village of Gladbury. Legend has it every 25 years an angel visits the village candlemaker and touches a single candle. Whoever lights this candle receives a miracle on Christmas Eve. But in 1890, at the dawn of the electric age, this centuries old legend may come to an end.

When David Richmond (Hans Matheson), a progressive young minister, arrives in Gladbury, the villagers discover a new formula for miracles: good deeds and acts of kindness. While David's quest to modernize Gladbury sets him at odds with the old world candlemaker, he finds an unlikely ally in the lovely skeptic, Emily Barstow (Samantha Barks). Now, the fiery candlemaker must fight to preserve the legacy of the Christmas Candle. But when the candle goes missing, the miraculous and human collide in the most astonishing Christmas the village of Gladbury has ever seen.

Starring Hans Matheson (Clash of the Titans, Sherlock Holmes), Samantha Barks (Les Miserables), Lesley Manville (Disney's A Christmas Carol), and Sylvester McCoy (The Hobbit Trilogy, Doctor Who). Also starring John Hannah (The Mummy, Four Weddings and a Funeral) and Barbara Flynn (Miss Potter) with James Cosmo (Game of Thrones, Braveheart). And introducing singing phenomenon, Susan Boyle, in her feature film debut.

Rated G

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