A few days before Christmas, professional pickpocket Trish (Mary Stuart Masterson) and her 6-year-old niece, Patsy (Lauren Suzanne Pratt), are caught trying to lift a wallet by security guard Bert (Mark Ruffalo). Bert agrees to keep an eye on the pair until December 26th, when Trish goes to jail and Patsy goes to a foster home. But a growing attraction between Bert and Trish may be all it takes to save Christmas for everybody. David Hewlett, Howard Hesseman also star in this made-for-TV holiday tale. 89 min. Soundtrack: English.