A Chance of Snow

A Chance of Snow is an American TV movie starring JoBeth Williams and Michael Ontkean. It premiered on Lifetime Television on December 7, 1998. As of 2009, it was shown in the 25 Days of Christmas programming block on ABC Family, but it was not shown in 2010. This film is directed by Tony Bill.

A Chance of Snow
DVD cover
Directed byTony Bill
StarringJoBeth Williams
Michael Ontkean
Charles Durning
Dey Young
Barbara Barrie
Music byVan Dyke Parks
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Executive producer(s)Orly Adelson
Jeffrey Auerbach
Gary Pearl
Kurt Inderbitzin (co-executive producer)
Producer(s)Nicholas Batchelor (line producer)
Production location(s)Minneapolis
CinematographyBing Sokolsky
Editor(s)Axel Hubert
Running time87 minutes
Production company(s)Hearst Entertainment
DistributorHearst Entertainment
Picture formatColor
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseDecember 7, 1998


The movie revolves around Maddie Parker who is on the verge of divorcing her sportswriter husband Matt Parker after his brief extra-marital affair.[1]

When the snow fall has affects flights at the Minneapolis airport on Christmas Eve, they find themselves included with the many passengers who are stranded at the terminal. This gives them ample time to talk about their relationship and rediscover love through second chances.[2]



  1. ^ A Chance of Snow 1998 Retrieved 17 April 2013
  2. ^ A Chance of Snow at RottenTomatoes.com Retrieved 17 April 2013

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