The World Needs Love. Hallmark Is Cashing in.

January 31, 2024

In “A Merry Scottish Christmas,” Chabert’s character has a love interest, and in Hallmarkian (and Sirkian) tradition, he is hunky, sensitive and handy. Taking into consideration all ad-supported cable, “A Merry Scottish Christmas” was the most-watched movie of 2023. Its radio show “Hallmark Playhouse” morphed into “Hallmark Hall of Fame,” a series of television specials that began in 1951. And what the world craves now is love, sweet love. The post The World Needs Love.