Hallmark Channel original movies include "A Christmas Melody," "12 Gifts of Christmas" and "Fir Crazy." Hallmark Channel original movies are known for being wholesome, family-centered films, with themes of love, hope and determination.
"A Christmas Melody" is a story about a single mother who wants to start a new life for her daughter and herself, so she makes the decision to move back to her hometown. After her daughter has a difficult time acclimating to her new environment, she looks to her music teacher for guidance in writing a song. She sets out to perform the song at an annual Christmas variety show, and throughout her work, sparks begin to fly between her mother and teacher.
Another Hallmark Channel original movie, "12 Gifts of Christmas," revolves around an unemployed painter named Anna, who, in her efforts to make ends meet, becomes a personal Christmas shopper for an upper-crust corporate executive named Marc. Throughout her duties, Anna learns that she can find success as an artist in a very unconventional way, while Marc sees why giving has more to do with the thought and meaning behind something, instead of how much it costs.
"Fir Crazy" is about a marketing executive named Elise MacKenzie, who loses her job and, after her father breaks his leg, decides to help sell Christmas trees at her family's lot. There, she realizes a new type of fondness for the holiday season. However, the store owner who hosts the lot wants to shut it down, and Elise must find a way to restore the owner's Christmas spirit.