In a small Washington town, a young boy goes missing...after penning a letter to Santa, explaining how he no longer wanted to burden his divorcing parents. A Seattle TV reporter (Patricia Heaton) sent to cover the story partners with a novelist (Rick Roberts) with his own reasons for investigating the case, finding romance and a touch of holiday magic along the way. Ernie Hudson, Peter Falk also star. 90 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.