When Santa Claus decides to retire and pass on his magic bag of Christmas surprises to a new st. Nick, he enlists the aid of a hilarious assortment of characters, including Ernest P. Worrell.
Description by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.:
Ernest Saves Christmas
High-flying reindeer! Mischievous elves! Warp-speed sleigh rides! Get set for a magical dose of holiday cheer, zany season's greetings, and spell-binding special effects in this fast-paced, heartwarming comedy hit! When Santa Claus decides to retire and pass on his magic bag of Christmas surprises to a new St. Nick, he enlists the aid of a hilarious assortment of characters, including that lovable know-it-all Ernest P. Worrell (Emmy Award-winning comedian Jim Varney)! Along the way, Santa and Ernest help a cynical teen experience the season's spirit like never before. And that's where the fun -- and magic -- begin! ERNEST SAVES CHRISTMAS ... one delightful, surprising tale you'll never forget!
Hapless taxi driver Ernest P. Worrell joins forces with Santa Claus and a perky teen runaway in order to convince a skeptical kiddie-show host to take over the post of Father Christmas.
Jim Varney at his Best!
Movie Lover: Barbara M. from
Easton, PA US -- November, 7, 2007
I personally think this is Jim Varney's best movie ever. He brings all his comedic talents to the screen in this Christmas movie that is sure to become a classic for everyone. You will laugh from beginning to the end, everyone should add this to their Christmas collections. You won't be disappointed.