TV Movie | PG-13 | | Drama
Inspired by the famous 1897 editorial that has become a holiday staple, Yes Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus tells the story of young Virginia O'Hanlan.
In the movie, Yes Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus (1991), Charles Bronson plays a man struggling with the death of his beloved wife. In real life, he himself was in mourning, having lost his wife, Jill Ireland, the year before in 1990.
Did you like my story on the Vanderbilt ball?
Edward P. Mitchell: I printed it, didn't I?
Andrea Borland: Well, half of it.
Edward P. Mitchell: That was the half I liked.
The real Francis P. Church only married after the publication of the "Yes, Virginia" letter in 1897, and had no children.