Well, then, and Thank You, absnow, about A Christmas Witness, it was certainly pretty dark to be included in this genre with "holiday" movies. The 'hero' seemed beyond being redeemed, given his past, and along the way he was just unpleasant, and the kind of guy you would lose as fast as possible. (His "Well, if you're not into me, you're probably 'playing for the other team'" -- was about as unlikeable as it gets.) There were a couple of sitting under the stars having a cozy chat scenes, but they didn't erase his behavior generally.
It was a little jarring too, in this endless series o