• A Merry Friggin' Christmas (2014)

A Merry Friggin' Christmas

Release Date: November 7th, 2014

DVD Release Date: November 25th, 2014

PG-13 |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

Boyd is forced to spend Christmas at his parents' house and has to hit the road with his eccentric father to get his son's Christmas gifts before morning.

Cast: Joel McHale, Robin Williams, Lauren Graham, Clark Duke, Oliver Platt, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Tim Heidecker, Candice Bergen

Director: Tristram Shapeero

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Sycamore Pictures

Keywords: Growing up, Melodramatic, 2010s, Rivalry, Lighthearted, Amusing, Son, Love, Wife, Father, Charming, Family, Playful, Emotional

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Kyle SmithNew York Post

    The film’s mix of elements of “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” and “Bad Santa” is amusing. show more

  • 14
    Alonso DuraldeTheWrap

    In attempting to work through its family issues, it arrives at catharses that are contrived and unearned, and in attempting to find humor in this pungent situation, it fails to deliver laughs. show more

  • 30
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Representing one of Robin Williams' last films, A Merry Friggin' Christmas lives up to its bah, humbug title. Not only because it's terrible, although it is, but rather because one desperately hoped that the beloved actor would go out on a high note. show more

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