A Merry Friggin' Christmas

A Merry Friggin' Christmas

A Merry Friggin' Christmas

Robin Williams and Joel McHale (TV’s Community) lead this Christmas comedy as a father and son who resent the hell out of each other, but are forced to spend the season holidays together with the family. Feature debut from Community director Tristram Shapeero.

2014Rating: PG88 minsUSA
Comedy

A Merry Friggin' Christmas / Reviews

Variety

Variety

The makers sprung for the fancy wrapping but skimped on the gift inside. How else to explain the gathering of such a talented and likable cast in service of such undercooked, utterly laugh-free material?

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The New York Times

The New York Times

The movie exudes a low-key warmth.

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The Dissolve

The Dissolve

Even with Williams in fine, feisty form in perhaps his final major role, it still never comes close to justifying its slender existence.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Mostly enjoyable if familiar stuff sporting a limber ensemble cast.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

A dysfunctional family holiday comedy that squanders the talents of its impressive cast who presumably signed on merely to work with the comedy legend.

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