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PG-13| 1 hr. 57 min.

Plot Summary
At holiday time, family matriarch Ma'Dere Whitfield (Loretta Devine) assembles her large brood for their first reunion in four years. However, family ties show signs of strain when various secrets come to light, especially concerning Marine Claude's (Columbus Short) true military status, Quentin's (Idris Elba) debts and teenage Baby's (Chris Brown) secret plans to become a singer.

Cast: Delroy Lindo , Idris Elba , Loretta Devine , Chris Brown , Keith Robinson , Laz Alonso , Columbus Short , Sharon Leal

Director: Preston A. Whitmore II

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Screen Gems, Sony Pictures Entertainment

This Christmas (2007)

Release Date: November 21st, 2007|1 hr. 57 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 64 )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    It's warm, witty and alive, with a fantastic cast and a belief in its characters that transcends its formulaic tendencies. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Enjoyable enough. Though like some holiday fare, it doesn't quite stay with you. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    At the multiplex where so many holiday movies feel regifted, This Christmas is a gift. show more

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