Four Christmases (Widescreen & Full Screen)

Rating 3.0
129 ratings
Movie on IMDb
List Price: $14.98
SALE PRICE: $5.98
You Save: $9 (60% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
Item:  XD 13011D
Play Trailer

DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG-13
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 28 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2008
  • Label: New Line Home Video
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
    • Subtitles - English, Spanish

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring , , , , &
Performer: , , , , , , &
Directed by
Screenwriting by &
Composition by
Produced by , , &
Director of Photography:
Executive Production by , , &

Entertainment Reviews:

New York Times - 11/26/2008
"[T]he picture, briskly directed by Seth Gordon from a snappy, many-authored script, is refreshingly tart and lean, forgoing the usual schmaltz and syrup....It's an efficient and stress-free entertainment package."
Entertainment Weekly - 12/05/2008
"It's four home-for-the-holidays comedies in one, and the variety-pack structure works for the movie....The quartet of house parties are sprinkled with witty actors like Jon Favreau..."
Box Office - 11/26/2008
3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon -- America's Lothario and America's Sweetheart -- are an oddly apt pairing..."

Product Description:

Documentarian Seth Gordon (THE KING OF KONG: A FISTFUL OF QUARTERS) makes his feature film directorial debut with FOUR CHRISTMASES. Kate (Reese Witherspoon) and Brad (Vince Vaughn) are a happily unmarried couple who avoid spending Christmas with their families at all costs and instead travel to exotic locales. But when they find themselves fogged in at the San Francisco airport and their flight to Fiji cancelled, they have no choice but to spend the holiday with their divorced parents and the rest of their dysfunctional relatives. From his wrestling brothers and cradle-robbing mother to her oversexed grandmother and perfect sister, the couple is forced to face their worst nightmare head-on. Kate and Brad's greatest fears are realized as their families share their most personal secrets.

This film addresses broader themes of how people really know each other and the importance of connecting with family, no matter how crazy they might be. Vaughn and Witherspoon have nice chemistry as a couple that thought they had everything they wanted, improvising and playing off of each other well. Robert Duvall and Sissy Spacek appear as Brad's parents, while Jon Voight and Mary Steenburgen play Kate's parents. Jon Favreau and Tim McGraw are a hoot as Brad's tormenting brothers, and Kristen Chenoweth fits the bill as Kate's sister. Parents should be aware that the film includes adult language and themes, and some comments about Santa that may upset young children.

Plot Keywords:

Christmas | Divorce | Family Interaction | Holiday | Holidays | Theatrical Release | Wrestlers

Movie Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating: Rating 3.0
Based on 129 ratings.
Be the first Movie Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Product Groupings:

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 25,813
  • UPC: 794043130113
  • Shipping Weight: 0.16/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

Top ranking titles in the Holiday & Seasonal genre:

Top ranking DVD: