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PG-13| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
It's the Christmas season, and the scattered members of the Rodriguez family converge on their parents' Chicago home to celebrate. But, no family gathering is without its strife. Brother Jesse (Freddy Rodriguez) still pines for an old flame, eldest brother Mauricio (John Leguizamo) now has a high-powered wife who is more interested in career than children, and matriarch Anna (Elizabeth Peña) drops a bombshell when she announces her intention to divorce her children's father (Alfred Molina).

Cast: John Leguizamo , Freddy Rodriguez , Elizabeth Peña , Alfred Molina , Debra Messing , Vanessa Ferlito , Luis Guzmán , Melonie Diaz

Director: Alfredo De Villa

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Overture Films

Nothing Like The Holidays (2008)

Release Date: December 12th, 2008|1 hr. 38 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    Like a Christmas present you didn't know you wanted but are delighted to receive. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    This year's warm and fuzzy Christmas movie. It's a generally winning diversion, thanks mostly to its likeable ensemble cast. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    This unassuming and unexpectedly moving picture set in Chicago's Humboldt Park neighborhood is a sugarplum-and-sofrito affair centering on the Rodriguez household. show more

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