Three Wise Guys
Screenplay byLloyd Gold
Story byDamon Runyon
Directed byRobert Iscove
Music byChristopher Lennertz
Production locationsAlbuquerque, NM, US
CinematographyFrancis Kenny
Running time87 minutes
Production companyLions Gate Television
Original release
NetworkUSA Network
ReleaseDecember 8, 2005 (2005-12-08)

Three Wise Guys is a 2005 Christmas television film.

In an update on the nativity of Jesus, a pregnant woman named Mary is helped in the desert by three mobsters. The film stars Tom Arnold, Eddie McClintock, Judd Nelson, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Katey Sagal, and Nick Turturro.[1]

Filming took place in Albuquerque, New Mexico.[2] Robert Iscove directed, with a story and screenplay by Damon Runyon and Lloyd Gold, respectively. Christopher Lennertz composed the score, and Francis Kenny was the cinematographer. At 87 minutes, the Lions Gate Television-produced film was[3] released on the USA Network at 9 p.m., December 8, 2005.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Oldenburg, Ann (November 21, 2005). "Nine holiday originals dancing..." USA Today. ISSN 0734-7456. Archived from the original on March 12, 2016. Retrieved July 14, 2022. Looking for something other than It's a Wonderful Life? See how these new, made-for-TV holiday originals compare
  2. ^ Gomez, Adrian (January 19, 2015). "Movies and TV shows filmed in N.M. by city from 2003–2014". Albuquerque Journal. Albuquerque, New Mexico. ISSN 1526-5137. Archived from the original on March 12, 2016. Retrieved July 14, 2022.
  3. ^ "Three Wise Guys (TV)". FilmAffinity. Archived from the original on September 19, 2022. Retrieved September 19, 2022.