About the film
polio christmas 1950s american girl
An American Girl Story : Maryellen 1955 - Extraordinary Christmas
Release Date: November 25, 2016
|Producers||:||Alexis Frank Koczara, Christine Smith Shevchenko|
It's Christmas, 1955 in Daytona Beach, FL, and middle child Maryellen longs to stand out amidst the hustle and bustle of her big family. When Benji, a family friend afflicted with polio comes to stay with them, Maryellen is intent on making the holiday special. After her plans for a big celebration fall through, she discovers the best gifts are often simple, meaningful gestures of friendship.