A Christmas Horror Story

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  • NR
  • 2015
  • 1 hr 39 min
  • 5.8  (12,442)
  • 49

"A Christmas Horror Story" is a 2015 horror anthology film directed by Grant Harvey, Steven Hoban, and Brett Sullivan. The movie features several interwoven stories that take place on Christmas Eve in the town of Bailey Downs. The stories are loosely connected and offer different takes on the holiday by showing the darker, more twisted side of the season.

William Shatner stars as DJ Dangerous Dan, a radio host in Bailey Downs who serves as a narrator throughout the movie. As the movie progresses, DJ Dangerous Dan weaves the stories together by providing commentary, sharing facts about Christmas, and adding a sense of continuity to the anthology.

The first story, titled "Duncan the Elf", follows a group of high school students that break into their school on Christmas Eve to steal answers to an upcoming test. However, they soon realize that they are not alone, and something sinister is lurking in the shadows. This story is directed by Grant Harvey and features the talents of Alex Ozerov, Shannon Kook, and Zoé De Grand Maison.

The second story, "The Christmas Spirit", follows a couple, Diane and Scott, who pick out a Christmas tree from the woods. However, things take a dark turn when they begin to experience paranormal activity in their home. This segment is directed by Steven Hoban and stars Amy Forsyth and Jeff Clarke.

The third story, "A Twist of the Mistletoe", follows a family on their way to visit their grandparents for Christmas. However, on the way, they stop to visit a Christmas tree farm, where they encounter a sinister entity lurking in the trees. This segment is directed by Brett Sullivan and features the talents of George Buza, Michelle Nolden, and Adrian Holmes.

The final story, "Krampus", is the main event and centers around a dysfunctional family that is visited by Krampus, a malevolent anti-Santa Claus demon. The family is forced to confront their deepest, darkest secrets and fears in order to survive the night. This segment is directed by Grant Harvey and features the talents of Rob Archer, Shannon Kook, and Zoé De Grand Maison.

"A Christmas Horror Story" is a fresh and unique take on the horror genre and offers a fresh perspective on the holiday season. The stories are well-crafted and enjoyable, with each one building on the previous segment's momentum. The special effects are also well-done, with the Krampus creature being a highlight of the movie. The acting is superb, with William Shatner providing a fun and enjoyable performance as DJ Dangerous Dan.

Overall, "A Christmas Horror Story" is a must-watch for horror fans looking for a holiday-themed movie with a darker twist. It offers a different perspective on the holiday season, and is sure to become a cult classic among horror fans.

A Christmas Horror Story is a 2015 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 39 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8 and a MetaScore of 49.

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    5.8  (12,442)
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