Jackie Foster (Suvari), a dynamic Assistant District Lawyer and single mother, is wanting ahead to wrapping up her newest case and spending Christmas with Gracie (Eisenberg), her cute and precocious, eight-year previous daughter. However when Jackie’s estranged dad, Jack (Brolin), a gruff retired police officer, unexpectedly reveals up at her door, they are going to be compelled to confront previous wounds. Tensions rise when Jack brings Nostril, a mischievous former police canine, into Jackie’s orderly house. Although Jack had deliberate on rapidly passing by, Gracie convinces him to remain till Christmas. Regardless of the bags he brings, Jack and Jackie start to work by their points and he or she finds the potential of an unlikely romance with a detective pal of Jack’s. As they expertise the magic of Christmas collectively, they try to let go of their previous and have fun this loving vacation the best way Jackie at all times dreamed.