Santa’s Jailhouse Rock.


DIRECTED BY: Clay Kaytis
WRITTEN BY: Matt Lieberman
STARRING: Kurt Russell, Darby Camp and Judah Lewis

SYNOPSIS: The story of sister and brother, Kate and Teddy Pierce, whose Christmas Eve plan to catch Santa Claus on camera turns into an unexpected journey that most kids could only dream about. (IMDB)


FULL REVIEW: CONTAINS SPOILERS


VERDICT

The Christmas Chronicles is an entertaining, all-ages Holiday adventure that may change your thoughts on the man in red. While the story is cliched and filled with cheesy Holiday moments, the colorful visuals, fun premise and excellent performances, capped by one of the most deeply complex portrayals of Santa Claus, make for a holly jolly good time. It is worth the watch on Kurt Russell alone.

★★★★★★★½☆☆ 7.5/10 – Consider

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