Away & Back - Hallmark Hall of Fame's Latest Heartwarming Release

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hallmark Hall of Fame for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.


Hallmark Hall of Fame movies have always been a big hit in my household. Hallmark has been producing family-friendly favorites for more than 60 years, and I love that they are safe for the whole family. I can tell you, it seems like the older I get, the more inappropriate things supposedly made for children look. With movies made by the Hallmark Hall of Fame, I never have to worry about watching the movies with my children without screening them first. Away & Back, the latest Hallmark Hall of Fame release is no exception. 

About Away & Back 

In the movie Away & Back, a family of swans unexpectedly makes their home on the Peterson Farm, where 10-year-old Frankie (Maggie Elizabeth Jones) daughter to the widowed Jack (Jason Lee) takes to them immediately, as they remind her of stories read to her by her mother who passed. Ginny Newsom (Minka Kelly), a no-nonsense ornithologist shows up to "save" the swans, and finds conflict with Jack. Frankie and her brothers are anything but casual observers as they watch the hostility that initially comes up between their father Jack and the know-it-all Ginny, but eventually that hostility turns into something else.


I love the main actors in this movie, so for me, that makes it a must watch. Jason Lee and Minka Kelly have played in so many other movies I have enjoyed, and Maggie Elizabeth Jones is just adorable. You can check out the trailer in this post to learn more about Away & Back, but it definitely looks like a must watch for the boys and I.

Away & Back will premier on the Hallmark Channel on Sunday, January 25 at 8/7 Central. Be sure to tune in so you don't miss it!

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  1. I so love the movies on the Hallmark channel, especially during the holidays, great family movies.

  2. This movie looks really great. I am looking forward to watching it!

  3. I will have to set my DVR! She is a great actress and I enjoyed watching her on Friday Night Lights.

  4. I watch Hallmark movies all the time because they are such good movies to watch with the family. This is a movie that I will be watching. It looks really good!

  5. Sounds like a good movie. I would like to see it

  6. I love Hallmark movies the really are always good. I llike how this one incorporates the love and conflict together. It seems there is always a lesson to be learned. Looks like a good movie.
    ellen beck

  7. Hallmark has such great movies, it was one of my favorite tv channels to watch. I don't have cable anymore so unfortunately I won't be able to see this movie but it looks like a good one.

  8. I have watched Away and Back at least 6 times. I hope Maggie Elizabeth Jones will make more Hallmark Movies for TV. I watched her movie with Matt Damen - We bought a Zoo and she was so cute. She is definetly another Shirley Temple in the making!!! Please give her more Hallmark Movie rolls. I watch all Hallmark Movies for TV. It is a great channel.



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