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Name That Christmas Song Quiz (With A Hallmark Movie Twist!)

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Christmas Music Sets The Tone In Hallmark Movies Just hear those sleigh bells ringing, ring-ting-tingling too..... the music plays as the opening credits to another Hallmark Christmas movie cascade across the TV screen.  The music puts us in a holly jolly mood before the first scene unfolds. Sleigh Ride is still playing in your head right now. It's impossible to listen to Christmas jingles and not tap your foot, sing along, or maybe even do a little jig around the house.  Music has the power to make a Grinch's heart grow three times bigger--even with a simple fahoo fores dahoo dores. Hallmark sprinkles the perfect amount of holiday music into every movie, and as we watch, the stress from the day melts away like Frosty in a greenhouse full of poinsettias. Let's Fuse Christmas Music Trivia With Hallmark Movies! Here's a reindeer game every Christmas lover can play, even if you have a red, shiny nose! The Christmas music quiz below contains a unique twist specially craf

Hallmark's "A Christmas Love Story" Has Deep Connections With Kristen Chenoweth

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Starring:  Kristen Chenoweth and Scott Wolf Released:  2019 Summary:  A youth choir director must come up with a hit song to write for the big Christmas Eve show, but she becomes distracted by a young boy with a gifted voice. Image:  Crown Media, United States LLC Kristen Chenoweth's Life Parallels the Movie Kristen Chenoweth doesn't just PLAY a former Broadway star--she IS a Broadway star! She's even got a Tony award to prove it, along with an Emmy for her cancelled television series, Pushing Daisies . Just goes to show, you can sound like one of the Chipettes and still be a roaring success.  Watch your wine glass during this movie though--it could break from Chenoweth's high-pitched voice. Despite her nails-on-chalkboard speaking voice, I'm glad I stuck out watching the movie because her singing voice is dynamic!  She might only stand 4"11 high and be rail thin, but she has an enormous set of pipes.   Did you know Chenoweth, along with pal, Chely Wright, actu

Hallmark's "A Christmas Duet" Showcases Musical Talent

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Starring:  Chaley Rose and Rome Flynn Released:  2019 Summary:  A music duo who decided to go their separate ways many years ago is brought back together through fate at a lodge in a town in Vermont. Image:  Crown Media, United States LLC Rose & Flynn Can Act AND Sing! Back in the golden ages of film making, celebrities didn't just act--they could also sing, dance, and tell jokes, making them well-rounded entertainers.  You don't see it as often these days, but Chaley Rose (best known for her role in Nashville) and Rome Flynn ( How to Get Away With Murder) seem to have it all. It's Christmas, and every radio station is playing, Wouldn't Be Christmas-- the duet between Averie Davis and Jesse Collins.   As Jesse tours small towns as a solo artist, Wouldn't Be Christmas  is the most requested song by fans, but he won't perform it alone.  It's an ever "present" reminder that the success he had as a duo with Averie is still out of reach for him on h

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