A Merry Friggin' Christmas

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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age 14+

Great cast mired in limp holiday film about family baggage.

PG-13 2014 88 minutes

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age 14+

Hilarious, movie!!

Definitely not for younger children, especially if they’re believers of the guy in the big red suit! My husband and two teenage kids loved this movie. Laughed they entire movie. However, I’m glad we watched it once our two younger ones went to bed. Great movie!!! It sure was pushing the rating bar. Many times it spoke about sex and a man being a pervert. I love my cheesy Hallmark movies probably more than the rest, but I enjoyed this movie, because, #1 it was funny, and #2, let’s get real, some families are disfunctional.
age 14+

Unfunny, cringe worthy Xmas movie with 1 redeeming quality...

Robin Williams. Though he looks deflated and tired, Williams brings dignity to this terrible movie about, oh gee whiz, a dysfunctional Christmas family movie. Zoinks, who would've guessed that? I love Joel McHale on "Community," but that doesn't mean that charisma transfers over here. Digs at serious issues like PTSD, racist jokes and some very obnoxious characters make this movie the worst holiday film I've ever seen. Billy Bob Thorton's Santa Claus wouldn't even watch this movie in his most drunken stupor. And don't get me started on when the little boy opens his present...a film no one should waste their holiday break on.

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Too much swearing

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